Mammoth storm Sandy plunges NYC into darkness
Much of New York was plunged into darkness Monday by a superstorm that overflowed the city's historic waterfront, flooded the financial district and subway tunnels and cut power to hundreds of thousands of people.
Raw video: Fire destroys 50 NYC homes
A huge fire destroyed at least 50 flooded homes in the Breezy Point section of New York City's Queens Borough. An FDNY spokesman says nearly 200 firefighters are on the scene.
Raw video: Patients moved as NYC hospital loses power
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says backup power has been lost at New York University hospital and the city is moving people out. The hospital complex is in lower Manhattan where flooding has been reported.
Letterman's late-night audience missing amid storm.
Even though New York City is experiencing one of its worst storms in its history, the old saying "the show must go on" took effect on Monday night as David Letterman carried on with his late-night show as Hurricane Sandy swirled around the Ed Sullivan Theater. Jimmy Fallon's New-York based late-night show also featured an empty studio and a limited staff.