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Thu November 8, 2012
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Tennessee Volunteer Aids Hurricane Sandy Survivors

Brentwood, Tennessee resident Connie Hasty reaches out to comfort a New Jersey homeowner who has just realized a box of cherished letters and cards were ruined by Hurricane Sandy flood waters.
Credit Pauline Rick, hopeforce.org

ATLANTIC CITY, NEW JERSEY (AP/WMOT) — The nor'easter that moved up the East Coast is being blamed for more than 200,000 additional power outages in the same areas that were hit by Superstorm Sandy.

More than 750,000 homes and businesses, mostly in New Jersey and New York, are in the dark. That's down from a peak of more than 8.5 million following Sandy.

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