Monday, October 29, 2012

Hurricane Sandy grows to nearly THOUSAND Miles wide

  • Deadly storm strengthens to nearly 1,000 miles wide as its bears down on the New Jersey shore
  • National Weather Service warns NJ residents reluctant to evacuate to think about rescuers 'who will recover your remains if you do not survive'
  • New York City Mayor Bloomberg orders mandatory evacuation of 375,000 people from low-lying areas
  • Subway closed at 7pm for at least 24 hours - the second time in history
  • New York Stock Exchange closes trading floor on Monday
  • More than 7,000 flights cancelled with backlog of tens of thousands