Hurricane Sandy

Planes grounded, flights canceled at LAX

LOS ANGELES (AP) – More than 60 departing flights have been canceled at Los Angeles International Airport as a looming superstorm locks down flights to the East Coast. LAX spokesman Marshall Lowe says 48 departing […]

10/29/2012

Google creates interactive map to track Sandy

The Google Crisis Response team has assembled a Hurricane Sandy map with emergency preparedness information such as: Location tracking, including the hurricane’s current and forecasted paths, courtesy of the NOAA-National Hurricane Center Public alerts, including […]

10/29/2012

Google cancels Monday event due to Sandy

NEW YORK (AP) – Google is canceling its press event in New York on Monday because of Hurricane Sandy. The online search leader did not say when it plans to reschedule the event, which was […]

10/29/2012

Romney scraps Monday night and Tuesday campaigning

AVON LAKE, Ohio (AP) – Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is curtailing his campaign schedule as Hurricane Sandy bears down on the Eastern seaboard, canceling planned appearances Monday night and all day Tuesday. Campaign officials […]

10/29/2012

As Sandy spins toward US, Haiti still faces flood woes

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – The leader of Haiti is calling the post-Hurricane Sandy situation in his country “a disaster of major proportions.” Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe says “The whole south is under water.” Jamaica, Cuba […]

10/27/2012

Emergencies declared, coastal residents warned as storm nears

UNDATED (AP) – With a fearsome superstorm threatening the Eastern Seaboard, several governors are declaring states of emergency and urging coastal residents to move inland. Among them is New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. He’s ordered […]

10/27/2012

`Frankenstorm': Worse than sum of its nasty parts

WASHINGTON (AP) – The storm that is threatening 60 million Americans in the eastern third of the nation with persistent high winds, drenching rains, extreme tides and heavy flooding is not one simple weather system. […]

10/27/2012

Sandy: 'A storm like no other' (video)

(AP) – The National Weather Service says Hurricane Sandy is an extremely unique storm that will hit the U.S. with strong winds and rain, potentially causing massive damage.

10/26/2012

East Coast watches storm

WASHINGTON (AP) – Forecasters say there’s still quite a bit of uncertainty about the path that will be taken by Hurricane Sandy. It’s heading north after causing widespread damage in the Caribbean. Meanwhile, a wintry […]

10/26/2012

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