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Sandy Damage

5 Things Hurricane Sandy Changed For Good

Posted 10.29.2013 | Green

By Becky Oskin, LiveScience Staff Writer: Some people and places may never be the same since Hurricane Sandy hit the northern Atlantic Coast on Oct...

Post-Sandy, NYC Artists Find a Slow Road Back to Creativity

Vera Haller | Posted 03.30.2013 | New York
Vera Haller

In the best of times, the life of an artist is difficult. Lean years, sacrifice and solitude are the norm. Add a natural disaster and life becomes even more precarious.

Christie, Cuomo Slam 'Inexcusable' Action

Reuters | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics

Jan 2 (Reuters) - Governors Chris Christie of New Jersey and Andrew Cuomo of New York excoriated the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday for ...

Senate Makes Moves On Aid For Sandy Victims

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Friday approved a $60.4 billion emergency spending aid package for victims of Hurricane Sandy that had been backed by...

Congress Takes Hard Look At 'Reality' After Devastating Storm

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congress on Thursday took its first hard look at the damage from Superstorm Sandy amid appeals for tens of billions of dollars in additi...

Obama Visits New York To View Sandy Damage

Posted 11.15.2012 | Politics

By MATTHEW DALY, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — In the midst of a political tempest that has engulfed his former CIA director and his top military c...

Senators Seek More Help After Disaster

AP | ANDREW MIGA and ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thirteen senators from seven states damaged by Superstorm Sandy are asking President Obama to boost federal disaster aid to the states. ...

Breakneck Coastal Development Put Thousands In Sandy's Path

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.15.2012 | Green

By John Rudolf, Ben Hallman, Chris Kirkham, Saki Knafo and Matt Sledge On the night that Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast, Vinny Baccale was in h...

Lisa Belkin

6-Year-Old Battles Cancer While His Family Battles Sandy

HuffingtonPost.com | Lisa Belkin | Posted 11.07.2012 | Parents

When the evacuation order came, the Lograno-Weinstein family began packing. Ten-year-old Katie brought a flashlight, her pillow pet and a “real” b...

Why Did This Musical Lose Half A Million Dollars?

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 01.06.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Superstorm Sandy, which darkened Broadway for four days, predictably ravaged the box offices around Times Square, with shows losing m...

Lila Shapiro

Hurricane Sandy: Hourly Workers Feel The Impact, Long After The Storm Is Over

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 11.02.2012 | Business

BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- George Colon and his girlfriend were standing by a bus stop in Brooklyn on Thursday, checking the time on their phones. Every hour t...

Sigh Of Relief For Homeowners

Reuters | Posted 01.01.2013 | Money

By Beth Pinsker Gladstone NEW YORK, Nov 1 (Reuters) - The governors of New York, New Jersey and other U.S. states said on Wednesday th...

East Coast Assesses Damage After Sandy's Wrath

AP | ADAM GELLER | Posted 12.31.2012 | Green

By ADAM GELLER, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK -- People in the coastal corridor battered by superstorm Sandy took the first cautious steps Wednesday to...

Chris Kirkham

'Nobody Saw It Coming': Hundreds Displaced In New Jersey Describe Fast-Rising Flood

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

MOONACHIE, N.J. –- The first signs of trouble were the car alarms: Dozens of them, all going off at once, just after midnight at Hurricane Sandy's p...

Trymaine Lee

Sandy Hits New Jersey With Climbing Toll of Death, Broken Memories

HuffingtonPost.com | Trymaine Lee | Posted 10.30.2012 | Green

ABSECON, N.J. -- Off in the distance, under a threatening sky, stood the casino and hotel towers of Atlantic City. Lenora Brown, 29, was ready to walk...

LIVE UPDATES: Northeast Reeling As Death Toll Climbs

Posted 12.30.2012 | Green

By TED ANTHONY, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK - Two major airports reopened and the floor of the New York Stock Exchange came back to life Wednesday, w...

LOOK: 15 Stories Of Heroism During Hurricane Sandy

Sarah Medina | Posted 10.31.2012 | Good News

The last 24 hours have been rough on the East Coast, to say the least. We don't know when hundreds of thousands of people will have power again, or wh...

Jeffrey Young

Beyond NYU Hospital, Medical Facilities On East Coast Weathering Sandy

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

A handful of hospitals in New York and New Jersey closed and evacuated patients, while others are operating solely on backup generators, but most hosp...

Chris Kirkham

In Connecticut, Sandy Leaves Mess Of Downed Trees And Flooded Roadways

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

PHOTOS: Hurricane Sandy Ravages The East Coast

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.30.2012 | Green

Hurricane Sandy ravaged the East Coast on Monday, leaving towns and cities flooded and millions without power. "Make no mistake about it, this is ...

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...

LIVE UPDATES: Sandy Leaves Millions Without Power, Dozens Dead

Posted 11.15.2012 | Green

By ALLEN G. BREED and TOM HAYS, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of people from Maine to the Carolinas waited wearily for the power to c...