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Hurricane Sandy Death Toll Up to 58 in Caribbean

The Caribbean death toll from Hurricane Sandy rose again sharply on Saturday, even as the storm swirled away toward the U.S. East Coast. Officials said the hurricane system has cost at least 58 lives in addition to destroying or badly damaging thousands of homes.

While Jamaica, Cuba and the Bahamas took direct hits from the storm, the majority of deaths and most extensive damage was in impoverished Haiti, where it has rained almost non-stop since Tuesday.

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  • Pound. Head. On. Desk.||

    Three of the 7 major models show it passing over our heads, two more show it hitting Delaware, and the other two show New York. I just finished a long day of boarding up, making sure all the clothes are washed and checking over my and someone else's generators.

  • Pound. Head. On. Desk.||

    Great, now the major models swing it north of us. I hope they're right and I wasted the day!