Hurricane Sandy: The aftermath (pictures)
Downtown Manhattan was hit incredibly hard. Here’s a photo from NY Governor Cuomo of the Whitehall subway station:
The HMS Bounty – a 180-foot tall sailing vessel made to look like an old timey ship – sank into the Atlantic. One crewmember is dead and the captain is missing, although 14 others were rescued.
… and a tanker aground in Staten Island, from GMA:
Battery Park was totally flooded by the storm.
80 to 100 homes were destroyed by fire in Breezy Point, Queens, reports Mike Hayes:
Ground Zero, the site of the WTC and the 9/11 Memorial, flooding last night:
According to his Instagram, illusionist David Blaine survived; the street did not:
CNN food reporter Kat Kinsman took pictures of the Gowanus flooding in Brooklyn:
Security footage in a New Jersey train station shows an iconic image… flood water breaking through doors:
And finally, one of the only buildings in Manhattan with power last night was the Empire State Building: