Hurricane Sandy

The sign for Funtown Pier stands above charred rubble in Seaside Park, N.J., Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, after a fire last Thursday that started near a frozen custard stand in Seaside Park,  quickly spread north into neighboring Seaside Heights.  (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

NJ boardwalk fire linked to Sandy-damaged wiring

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The massive fire that destroyed part of a Jersey shore boardwalk and dozens of businesses began accidentally in wiring damaged in Superstorm Sandy, and should prompt coastal property owners to […]

09/17/2013

Feb. 22, 2013 photo shows two heavily damaged homes on the beach in Mantoloking, N.J., from Superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

Sandy’s ‘freaky’ path may be less likely in future

WASHINGTON (AP) — Man-made global warming may further lessen the likelihood of the freak atmospheric steering currents that last year shoved Superstorm Sandy due west into New Jersey, a new study says. But don’t celebrate […]

09/02/2013

Jon Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi gives $1M to NJ Superstorm Sandy relief

SAYREVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Bon Jovi is giving $1 million to help the band’s home state recover from Superstorm Sandy. Singer Jon Bon Jovi went to his hometown of Sayreville on Monday and presented a […]

07/08/2013

Statue of Liberty

Tickets on sale for Lady Liberty’s July 4 opening

NEW YORK (AP) — The Statue of Liberty is reopening July 4 after Superstorm Sandy flooded the island where it stands. The statue has been closed since Sandy struck the region on Oct. 29 and […]

05/09/2013

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty to reopen by Independence Day

NEW YORK (AP) — The Statue of Liberty, closed since Superstorm Sandy damaged the island where it stands, will reopen to the public by Independence Day, officials said Tuesday.

03/19/2013

(AP Photo)

Stormy issue of Sandy aid settles down in House

WASHINGTON (AP) — The political tempest stirred up by Superstorm Sandy appears to have moved on after wreaking havoc among congressional Republicans divided over how much aid to allocate to the victims.

01/16/2013

Hurricane Sandy: the Superstorm

After Sandy, ‘a miracle’ on Minnesota Ave.

LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — It’s the story of a miracle for a displaced family after Hurricane Sandy. The text from Sister Diane at St. Ignatius Martyr church was as odd as it was urgent: “A man is going to call. You must answer the phone.”

12/19/2012

Follow Chris Paul to help contribute to Sandy relief

Here is an easy way to help contribute to the Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. Clippers guard Chris Paul will donate $1 to the relief for the first 10,000 new Twitter followers to his CP3 Cares […]

11/05/2012

NFL and players' union donating $1 million

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL and the players’ union are combining to donate $1 million to the American Red Cross to help in the recovery efforts in the Northeast after Hurricane Sandy. Also, the […]

11/01/2012

Weather Channel streams latest Sandy news

The Weather Channel is streaming live (barring any technical issues) with coverage of Hurricane Sandy. Catch up quickly here:  

10/30/2012

Old Guard stays at Tomb of Unknowns in superstorm

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) – Arlington National Cemetery has been closed to tourists because of Hurricane Sandy, but the Army continues to stand guard over the Tomb of the Unknowns. The Army’s Third U.S. Infantry Regiment, […]

10/29/2012

Along East Coast, life stops for Sandy (video)

Hurricane Sandy bore down on the Eastern Seaboard’s largest cities Monday, forcing the shutdown of mass transit, schools and financial markets, sending coastal residents fleeing, and threatening with a dangerous mix of weather. Related articles […]

10/29/2012

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