Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Latest stories Storm: Obama Declares 'Major Disaster' In NY

Superstorm Sandy's death toll rises to 16 across the US and Canada, as fires rage and subway tunnels are flooded in New York.

The storm brought gusts of more than 85mph (135kph) and a record-breaking 13ft surge of seawater in Manhattan, submerging seven subway tunnels and many roads.