A flag is seen near a neighborhood where homes were destroyed by hurricane Sandy in October 2012 in Ortley Beach, New Jersey October 27, 2013. Progress is being seen to areas along the beachfront area... more 
A flag is seen near a neighborhood where homes were destroyed by hurricane Sandy in October 2012 in Ortley Beach, New Jersey October 27, 2013. Progress is being seen to areas along the beachfront area while others remain untouched with just days until the one year anniversary of the storm. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY ANNIVERSARY DISASTER TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) less 
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Reuters | Photo By ERIC THAYER / REUTERS
Sun, Oct 27, 2013 8:59 PM EDT