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President Barack Obama speaks on Staten Island as he reviewed areas impacted by Superstorm Sandy on November 15, 2012. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Still A Lot Of Clean Up To Do’ In Storm-Ravaged Areas Of NYC

President Barack Obama said there is still much work to be done on the long road to recovery from Superstorm Sandy as he toured heavily damaged areas of Staten Island and other communities on Thursday.

11/15/2012

Lt. Kevin Gallagher was praised by President Barack Obama during his visit to Staten Island after superstorm Sandy  on Nov. 15, 2012. (credit: NYPD)

Obama Praises NYPD Lieutenant Who Assisted Family Whose Kids Were Swept Away By Sandy

Lt. Kevin Gallagher was lauded by the president for going “above and beyond the call of duty” in the middle of one of Sandy’s bitterest incidents.

11/15/2012

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Funeral Friday For 2 Brothers Swept Away During Sandy Surge On Staten Island

Family and friends bid a final farewell to two young boys whose lives were cut short during Hurricane Sandy.

11/09/2012

Staten Island, N.Y. (Credit: Erica Nicole Moreno/Facebook)

Superstorm Sandy Death Toll Climbs To 41 In NYC; 22 Dead In N.J.

The latest deaths were confirmed by the New Jersey State Police Friday evening. A spokesman said they are not yet sure when some of the storm-related deaths occurred.

11/02/2012