August 28, 2011
A New York City taxi is stranded in deep water on Manhattan’s West Side as Tropical Storm Irene passes through the city, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011 in New York. Although downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm, Irene’s torrential rain couple with high winds and tides worked in concert to flood parts of the city. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)
Stories this photo appears in:
More than 4.5 million homes and businesses along the coast lost power, and at least 18 deaths were blamed on the storm.