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The gas rationing plan for NYC commuters goes into effect today, causing long lines before dawn to fill up. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Gas Rationing Takes Effect Today For NYC Commuters

Police were at gas stations to enforce the new system in New York City and on Long Island. Drivers were out before dawn to line up for their rations.

11/09/2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks with the media at a press conference announcing the New York Islanders' move to Brooklyn in 2015 at the Barclays Center on Oct. 24, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: ‘I Don’t Think Anyone Should Panic’ Over ‘Frankenstorm’

The pre-Halloween hybrid weather monster that federal forecasters call “Frankenstorm” is looking more ominous by the hour for the East Coast, and utilities and local governments are getting ready.

10/26/2012