A severe northeaster storm caused heavy snowfall across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, leaving over 160,000 residents without power and hundreds of flights cancelled.
Superstorm Sandy hit New Jersey and New York witnessed heavy turnout as America went to polls to decide whether to re-elect Barack Obama or replace him with Mitt Romney.
Hafiz Saeed, the Jamaat-ud-Dawat (JuD) chief and the suspected mastermind of 26/11 attacks, condemned the Mumbai attacks.
The headquarters of the United Nations overlooking New York`s East River suffered "unprecedented damage" from Superstorm Sandy.
The US death toll from Sandy tops 90 as swathes of the east coast battle to recover, three days after being battered by the massive storm.
Three days after Hurricane Sandy slammed into the US East Coast, millions of Americans are now confronted with gas shortages.
Superstorm Sandy left a trail of bodies and wreckage on the densely-populated US East Coast, claiming over 80 lives.
An 1845 law set the Tuesday immediately following the first Monday in November of every election year as Election Day across the US.
The US has dismissed as "hollow" the offer of humanitarian aid for superstorm victims from Jama`at-ud-Da`wah chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed.
US President Barack Obama toured the storm-ravaged areas of New Jersey, along with its Governor Chris Christie.
President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney changed their campaign plans as millions of Americans along US East Coast braced themselves for possibly the worst "superstorm" in 100 years.
Astronomers measure superstorm in exoplanet`s atmosphere for the first time.
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