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Workers pause to look at a home that has been pushed on top of a work truck by the storm surge of Hurricane Sandy in the Brooklyn borough region of Belle Harbor in New York November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Workers pause to look at a home that has been pushed on top of a work truck by the storm surge of Hurricane Sandy in the Brooklyn borough region of Belle Harbor in New York November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Workers pause to look at a home that has been pushed on top of a work truck by the storm surge of Hurricane Sandy in the Brooklyn borough region of Belle Harbor in New York November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Homeowner Rob Ostrander talks on the phone in front of his Hurricane Sandy damaged home in the Brooklyn borough region of Belle Harbor in New York November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Homeowner Rob Ostrander talks on the phone in front of his Hurricane Sandy damaged home in the Brooklyn borough region of Belle Harbor in New York November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Homeowner Rob Ostrander talks on the phone in front of his Hurricane Sandy damaged home in the Brooklyn borough region of Belle Harbor in New York November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Cars that had been submerged by storm surge flooding stand along Ebbits Avenue in New Dorp Beach on Staten Island in New York City, November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Cars that had been submerged by storm surge flooding stand along Ebbits Avenue in New Dorp Beach on Staten Island in New York City, November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Cars that had been submerged by storm surge flooding stand along Ebbits Avenue in New Dorp Beach on Staten Island in New York City, November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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