1. National

New Yorkers face fuel rationing

The mayor of New York Michael Bloomberg has ordered rationing of petrol in the city following Hurricane Sandy.

View all 33 updates ›

Governor Cuomo: Hurricane Sandy cost New York $33 billion

The New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has said that Hurricane Sandy has cost the state $33 billion (£20.7 bn) in damage and economic loss.

Speaking in a televised update, he instructed residents to photograph and get rid of damaged goods instead of keeping them as evidence for insurance companies.

He said there was a risk that excess debris in the streets could become "additional projectiles" in high winds.

More top news