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[np_storybar title=”” link=””]Mayor Bloomberg cancels N.Y.C. marathon: Video

The New York City subway system is now operating along 80% of its network, and more of the network will come back on line through the weekend, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday.

Addressing concerns about fuel shortages, particularly gasoline, that have hit the New York area since superstorm Sandy struck earlier this week, Cuomo also said 8 million gallons of fuel had been delivered since the New York Harbor reopened. Another 28 million gallons would be delivered this weekend, he said.

Cuomo said most of the flood waters that had swamped the site of the World Trade Center memorial and museum had now been pumped out.

Meanwhile, officials in New York, New Jersey and other states hit hard by Sandy are anxiously waiting to see whether polling sites may need to be moved for next Tuesday’s presidential…

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