The city has Hurricane Sandy to thank for the haunting sand dunes, which are located at a beach parking lot in the Rockaways.
The world has Photographer Stéphane Missier aka Charles le Brigand to thank for the pictures.
- Illegal immigrants living in Britain will face abrupt eviction from rental properties under new laws designed to reduce the UK's appeal as a migrant destination.
- President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday a plan that is considered to be "the strongest action ever taken" in the U.S. to combat climate change.
- Cilla Black, the legendary English singer and TV star, has died at her home in Spain, according to local police. She was 72 years old.