• L-R: Denitsa Nakova, Abraham Robles, Laura Carrasco and Marilyn Rodriguez let the waves wash over them in Milford, Connecticut as Hurricane Sandy approaches the area, October 29, 2012.
    • A man walks into the wind across the Hudson River from the skyline of New York in Hoboken, New Jersey, October 29, 2012.
    • Storm surge hits a small tree as winds from Hurricane Sandy reach Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Connecticut, October 29, 2012.
    • Some stores sold out their water hours before Sandy struck, Monday, October 29, 2012. (VOA / A. Phillips)
    • An historic ferry boat named the Binghamton is swamped by the waves on the Hudson River in Edgewater, N.J., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 as Hurricane Sandy lashed the East Coast.
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    • Large waves generated by Hurricane Sandy crash into Jeanette's Pier in Nags Head, N.C., Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 as the storm moves up the east coast.
    • A man stands on the beach to watch the storm surf in Southampton, New York, October 29, 2012.
    • Police make a final sweep of the subway at Times Square in New York October 28, 2012.
    • President Barack Obama speaks during a briefing at Federal Emergency Management Agency headquarters in Washington, October 28, 2012.
    • A woman and child walk through an aisle emptied in preparation for Hurricane Sandy, in a Wal-Mart store in Riverhead, New York, October 28, 2012.
    • Travelers surround a flight monitor showing cancelled flights at LaGuardia airport in New York October 28, 2012.
    • A Norfolk resident chains his bike and heads to work in floodwaters near downtown Norfolk, Virginia, Oct. 29, 2012. Rain and wind from Hurricane Sandy are hitting the area.
    • Bill Ryan of Inwood, New York, comforts his cat before leaving her at a pet shelter. Pet owners could drop off their pets at the shelter and afterwards seek shelter for themselves before the arrival of the storm.
    • The boarded up windows on a store front in Margate N.J., read "Boo Sandy!", as the area prepares for the arrival of the superstorm, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012.
    • Mike Strobel fills sand bags for his business, Mike's Carpet Connection, as Hurricane Sandy bears down on the East Coast, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, in Fenwick Island, Delaware.
    • Sand bags protect the front of the New York Stock Exchange, October 29, 2012. Hurricane Sandy continued on its path Monday, forcing the shutdown of mass transit, schools and financial markets.

    Al’ummar gabashin Amurka suna shirin fuskantar mahaukaciyar guguwarda ake kira Sandy

    Published October 29, 2012

    Miliyoyin Amurkawa sun ji ajikinsu illar mahaukaciyar guguwa mai suna Sandy wadda tana kai ga hallaka mutane harma ta mamaye birane da yawa. Wannan lamari ya tilasta dakatar da fafitikar neman zaben shugaban kasa a gabashin Amurka kama daga North Carolina zuwa New England.