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Hurricane Sandy Cost

Hurricane Sandy's Impact, By The Numbers

Posted 10.29.2013 | Green

One year ago, Superstorm Sandy barreled into the Eastern Seaboard, leaving parts of New York and New Jersey in ruin. A year later, recovery efforts ar...

Report: Sandy Was Second-Costliest Hurricane In U.S. History

AP | By DAVID PORTER | Posted 04.14.2013 | Green

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Superstorm Sandy was the deadliest hurricane in the northeastern U.S. in 40 years and the second-costliest in the nation's histo...

A Roll Call of the 10 Biggest Hypocrites to Vote Against Sandy Relief

Jonathan Valania | Posted 03.10.2013 | Politics
Jonathan Valania

Out of the 67 GOP representatives that turned their back on the people of New York and New Jersey in their darkest hour, there are (at least) 10 that deserve dishonorable mention for going above and beyond the call of duty in their pitiless pursuit of cutthroat partisanship.


AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 01.26.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Top political leaders in New York put their heads together Monday on big requests for federal disaster aid as Gov. Andrew Cuomo a...

How Sandy Reveals the GDP's Twisted Logic

Daphne Wysham | Posted 01.08.2013 | Business
Daphne Wysham

Great headway has been made on new metrics that are far more sophisticated than GDP. One such metric, the Genuine Progress Indicator, assesses whether our economy is really growing or not by taking into account spending that doesn't make us better off.

Jaweed Kaleem

INFOGRAPHIC: Hurricane Sandy vs. Katrina | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 11.05.2012 | Green

Over 100 people have died in the U.S. alone so far from Hurricane Sandy, and concerns are mounting that with hundreds of thousands still without power...

Damage Costs Mount

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 11.02.2012 | Business

Mark Gongloff is off the newsletter this morning, so today's 7.5 Things are brought to you by Jillian Berman. You can help with disaster relief by ...

What Sandy Is Costing The Entertainment Industry

Posted 10.31.2012 | Entertainment

The economic losses from Hurricane Sandy are projected to be enormous. And with theater closings, cancellations, and production schedule interruptions...

Chris Kirkham

In Connecticut, Sandy Leaves Mess Of Downed Trees And Flooded Roadways | Chris Kirkham | Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

Connecticut awoke Tuesday to a mess of tangled trees and submerged roads in coastal areas, leaving more than a half-million households without power a...

WOW: Sandy Could Rank As Fifth-Costliest Hurricane In History

Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

(Ben Berkowitz) - Hurricane Sandy appears to have easily caused more losses than last year's Hurricane Irene, but final totals will be hard to com...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Costliest Hurricanes Ever

The Huffington Post | Chris Spurlock | Posted 10.30.2012 | Green

As a Hurricane Sandy/winter storm hybrid looms over the U.S. East Coast, some experts warn that a "Frankenstorm" could result in over $1 billion in da...