People with plastic containers and cars wait in line Nov. 8, 2012, for gasoline at a Hess station in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Fuel shortages and distribution delays that occurred after Superstorm Sandy and a nor'easter hit the region led to gas hoarding, prompting New York City and Long Island to initiate an even-odd gas rationing plan. (Associated Press)

Photo by: Kathy Willens

People with plastic containers and cars wait in line Nov. 8, 2012, for gasoline at a Hess station in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Fuel shortages and distribution delays that occurred after Superstorm Sandy and a nor'easter hit the region led to gas hoarding, prompting New York City and Long Island to initiate an even-odd gas rationing plan. (Associated Press)