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Travelers, cargo stranded as airports, rails assess damage

An Amtrak police officer patrols the empty 30th Street Station after all rail travel was cancelled due to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

An Amtrak police officer patrols the empty 30th Street Station after all rail travel was cancelled due to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

An Amtrak police officer patrols the empty 30th Street Station after all rail travel was cancelled due to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson
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Flood waters entered the Long Island Rail Road's west side yard in this handout photo from the MTA, in New York, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA Long Island Rail Road/Handout

Flood waters entered the Long Island Rail Road's west side yard in this handout photo from the MTA, in New York, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA Long Island Rail Road/Handout

Flood waters entered the Long Island Rail Road's west side yard in this handout photo from the MTA, in New York, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA Long Island Rail Road/Handout
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Flood waters entered the Long Island Rail Road's west side yard in this handout photo from the MTA, in New York, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA Long Island Rail Road/Handout

Flood waters entered the Long Island Rail Road's west side yard in this handout photo from the MTA, in New York, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA Long Island Rail Road/Handout

Flood waters entered the Long Island Rail Road's west side yard in this handout photo from the MTA, in New York, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA Long Island Rail Road/Handout
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Flooding on the tracks north of Metro-North's Garrison Station is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

Flooding on the tracks north of Metro-North's Garrison Station is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

Flooding on the tracks north of Metro-North's Garrison Station is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout
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A boat rests on the tracks at Metro-North's Ossining Station on the Hudson Line in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

A boat rests on the tracks at Metro-North's Ossining Station on the Hudson Line in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

A boat rests on the tracks at Metro-North's Ossining Station on the Hudson Line in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout
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Staten Island Railway's Clifton Shop is pictured in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy,in New York in this MTA handout photo received on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

Staten Island Railway's Clifton Shop is pictured in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy,in New York in this MTA handout photo received on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

Staten Island Railway's Clifton Shop is pictured in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy,in New York in this MTA handout photo received on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout
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Flooding at Metro-North's Harmon Yard on the Hudson Line is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

Flooding at Metro-North's Harmon Yard on the Hudson Line is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

Flooding at Metro-North's Harmon Yard on the Hudson Line is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, in New York in this MTA handout photo taken on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout
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Signs at the empty Philadelphia International Airport list cancelled flights caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

Signs at the empty Philadelphia International Airport list cancelled flights caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

Signs at the empty Philadelphia International Airport list cancelled flights caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson
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An outdoor sign under cloudy skies lists cancelled flights at Philadelphia International Airport caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

An outdoor sign under cloudy skies lists cancelled flights at Philadelphia International Airport caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

An outdoor sign under cloudy skies lists cancelled flights at Philadelphia International Airport caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson
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Signs at the empty Philadelphia International Airport list cancelled flights caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

Signs at the empty Philadelphia International Airport list cancelled flights caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson

Signs at the empty Philadelphia International Airport list cancelled flights caused by Hurricane Sandy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Laurence Kesterson
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A train at the Metro-North Railroad's Croton-Harmon station is pictured in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy,in New York in this MTA handout photo received on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

A train at the Metro-North Railroad's Croton-Harmon station is pictured in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy,in New York in this MTA handout photo received on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout

A train at the Metro-North Railroad's Croton-Harmon station is pictured in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy,in New York in this MTA handout photo received on October 30, 2012. REUTERS/MTA/Handout
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