A combination photo shows men work to clean a swimming pool left filled with sand deposited by the storm surge of Superstorm Sandy taken on November 27, 2012 (top) and the same pool empty in the ... more 
A combination photo shows men work to clean a swimming pool left filled with sand deposited by the storm surge of Superstorm Sandy taken on November 27, 2012 (top) and the same pool empty in the Rockaway Beach neighborhood of the Queens borough region of New York on October 23, 2013. The historic superstorm killed at least 159 people and damaged more than 650,000 homes when it made landfall on October 29, 2012, devastating parts of New York, New Jersey and several other states. TO MATCH ONE YEAR HURRICANE SANDY ANNIVERSARY BEFORE AFTER PACKAGE. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANNIVERSARY DISASTER ENVIRONMENT) less 
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Reuters | Photo By LUCAS JACKSON / REUTERS
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 1:33 PM EDT