NY Post reported that a confirmed 35 peope have been killed due to Hurricane Sandy:
The storm killed at least 35 people, including a Staten Island cop who died saving his family, and a young Brooklyn couple crushed by a tree while walking their dog.
As of late last night, the death toll had risen to 22 in the city and 13 in the suburbs, including six in New Jersey, three in Westchester, two in Suffolk and two in Nassau.
At least four of the dead were children.
“We expect numbers to go up,’’ Mayor Bloomberg said.
The deaths included gripping tales of heroism — and terrible tragedies.