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Red Hook Residents Survey Flood Damage, Begin Cleanup (PHOTOS)

Red Hook Residents Survey Flood Damage, Begin Cleanup (PHOTOS)

Ben Hallman  10.30.2012
BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- In the end, the sandbags were no match for Sandy. Red Hook resident Ethan Fugate, 41, and his girlfriend were eating...
10 Things We Appreciate More After Surviving A Megastorm

10 Things We Appreciate More After Surviving A Megastorm

10.30.2012
When Frankenstorm Sandy whipped through the Eastern seaboard Monday night, millions of people lost power, trees fell, roads flooded, public...
Thousands Of Schools Closed For Second Day For Superstorm

Thousands Of Schools Closed For Second Day For Superstorm

  10.30.2012
Thousands of schools along the Eastern Seaboard are closed Tuesday as Superstorm Sandy recedes, marking the second day that millions of...
Our Love-Hate Relationship With Frankenstorms and Hurricane Sandy and Why We Must End It

Our Love-Hate Relationship With Frankenstorms and Hurricane Sandy and Why We Must End It

Michael Shank, Ph.D.  10.30.2012
There are two key obstacles that stand in the way of us preventing more Hurricane Sandy frankenstorms from ever reaching our shores. The...
Several NYC Subway Tunnels Ravaged By Flooding

Several NYC Subway Tunnels Ravaged By Flooding

  10.30.2012
New York City MTA Chairman Joseph J. Lhota released a statement Tuesday declaring Hurricane Sandy the most "devastating" disaster in the...
Obama Cancels Wednesday Campaign Appearances In Ohio

Obama Cancels Wednesday Campaign Appearances In Ohio

Sam Stein  10.30.2012
WASHINGTON -- The politics of Hurricane Sandy are obviously difficult to game out. But the White House has clearly decided that it would...
Hotel Stay Offers Welcome Distraction From Storm Damage

Hotel Stay Offers Welcome Distraction From Storm Damage

Chris Kirkham  10.30.2012
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- The city is silent and dark. Power has been out for hours. Parts of town have become an obstacle course of downed...
How Are Weather Geeks Coping With Hurricane Sandy?

How Are Weather Geeks Coping With Hurricane Sandy?

Betsy Isaacson  10.30.2012
The first question we always ask is “why?” Why, when the rest of us are hunkered down in our kitchens gathering canned food, water...
Is God To Blame? Clergy Reflect On Hurricane Sandy

Is God To Blame? Clergy Reflect On Hurricane Sandy

Jaweed Kaleem  10.29.2012
NEW YORK -- When a partially-collapsed construction crane began teetering from a Manhattan high-rise a block from the home he shares with...
Cable Networks Ignore Climate Change In Hurricane Sandy Coverage

Cable Networks Ignore Climate Change In Hurricane Sandy Coverage

Michael Calderone  10.29.2012
NEW YORK -– With the presidential candidates grounded and news networks intensely focused on Hurricane Sandy, some suggested Monday that...
Massive Riverboat Is Rescued Before Breaking Loose In Connecticut Harbor

Massive Riverboat Is Rescued Before Breaking Loose In Connecticut Harbor

Chris Kirkham  10.29.2012
NORWALK, Conn. -- As the rain pelted and winds gusted at their strongest yet Monday, a half-dozen cops and firefighters in this seaside...