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Hurricane Sandy's Effects Still Linger In New Jersey

AP | By WAYNE PARRY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) — Bart Sutton fought with his insurance company for a year over what it would cost to rebuild his flood-damaged home, then ga...

Lawmakers Erupt In Anger At GOP Over Sandy Shun

AP | Posted 03.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — New York area-lawmakers in both parties are erupting in anger, saying the House Republican leadership has decided to let Congress a...

Poems in the Wake of the Storm

John Lundberg | Posted 01.04.2013 | Arts
John Lundberg

I don't know that one can sum up the dumb fury of a hurricane better than American poet William Carlos Williams once did. His short poem "The Hurricane" gleaned a simple message from a massive storm.

Catharine Smith

Cell Phones, Internet After Sandy: What You Need To Know | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.31.2012 | Technology

Residents along the U.S. Eastern Seaboard are struggling with voice and data services in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, which has killed dozens and...

Here's Why It Takes So Long To Get The Lights Back On

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 10.31.2012 | Technology

Crashing at friend’s houses, blessing our gas stoves and plugging into trees, New Yorkers are all wondering -- why does it take the power so long to...

INFOGRAPHIC: New York City's Blackouts

Chris Spurlock | Posted 11.01.2012 | Technology

Nearly two days after Hurricane Sandy barreled down on the East Coast knocking down power lines and flooding residential streets, swaths of New York a...

Matt Sledge

Hurricane Sandy Deals Infrastructure A Blow, Highlights Need For Investment | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.31.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- A day after Hurricane Sandy swept across the nation's most densely populated communities along the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast, utilities, ...

Verizon, AT&T Brace For Hurricane Sandy

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 12.29.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Phone companies on the eastern seaboard are preparing Monday for the onslaught of Hurricane Sandy by topping up fuel for backup gene...

'Frankenstorm' Is Worse Than The Sum Of Its Parts

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 12.27.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON — The storm that is threatening 60 million Americans in the eastern third of the nation in just a couple of days with high winds, dre...

'Frankenstorm' Barrels Toward East Coast

AP | WAYNE PARRY and ALLEN G. BREED | Posted 12.27.2012 | Green

SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. — Forget distinctions like tropical storm or hurricane. Don't get fixated on a particular track. Wherever it hits, the rare be...

How To 'Follow' Hurricane #Sandy

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 10.29.2012 | Technology

Are you prepared for the (possible) storm of the century? Impending Hurricane Sandy, which has been dubbed a "Frankenstorm," is expected to strike ...

Weather Worse Than The 'Perfect Storm' Threatens U.S.

AP/The Huffington Post | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 12.25.2012 | Green

Could a Hurricane Sandy, winter storm hybrid worse than the "Perfect Storm" of 1991 slam the East Coast just in time to ruin both Halloween and Electi...