The Bay Bridge in Maryland has reopened after being closed for about 18 hours because of superstorm Sandy.
Richmond is resuming normal operations and winding down storm response efforts.
Forecasters are warning water levels will continue to rise in the Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac River, which could cause coastal flooding.
Some streets remain covered with water in Ocean City with flooding extending as far as two blocks from the bay in some areas.
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Fairfax County says no flooding is imminent in the Huntington and Belle View/New Alexandria areas.
As Hurricane Sandy forced schools, local governments and mass transit to shut down along the Eastern Seaboard, a member of The Old Guard continued his vigilance at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. But not with the familiar, choreographed 21 paces that the public typically sees.
Late Monday, an explosion at a substation at 14th Street and FDR Drive in New York City contributed to power outages in the area.
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Basements flooded for some people. Others saw trees and utility lines come down.
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Two families were displaced after a tree crashed through a home in Virginia.
Parts of two nuclear power plants were shut down late Monday and early Tuesday, while another plant _ the nation's oldest _ was put on alert after waters from Superstorm Sandy rose 6 feet above sea level.
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