Sandy-torn New York and New Jersey hit with more wind and snow
Thu, 08 Nov 2012 15:43:12 GMT —
Areas hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy are dealing with new outages after a nor'easter left a blanket of snow that snapped storm-weakened trees and downed power lines.
In New Jersey, utilities reported 400,000 power outages early Thursday; 20,000 of those were new. In New York City and Westchester, more than 70,000 customers are without power after the storm knocked out an additional 55,000 customers.
There are 60,000 new outages on Long Island, where more than 200,000 customers remain without power.
There are pockets of new outages reported in Connecticut.