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Superstorm Sandy 2nd most expensive hurricane

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GREENVILLE, N.C. -

Superstorm Sandy, the deadliest hurricane to hit the northeast in 40 years, is also the second-most expensive.

Sandy killed 72 people and damage estimates are around $50 billion.

Only hurricane Katrina in 2005 cost more.

Sandy damaged or destroyed more than 650,000 homes and more than eight million homes lost power.

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