New York metropolitan area

How airlines prepare for big storms

NEW YORK (AP) — As the Northeast braces for its largest winter storm in more than a year, airlines are already employing a strategy that has served them well in recent years: Cancel flights early and keep planes, crews, and passengers away from snowed-in airports.


NY, NJ motorists face long lines for gasoline (video)

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – Motorists in the New York City area and across New Jersey are facing a second day of enormous gas lines at those stations that still have both electricity and supplies. In […]


Storm's cost may hit $50B; rebuilding to ease blow

WASHINGTON (AP) – Superstorm Sandy will end up causing about $20 billion in property damages and $10 billion to $30 billion more in lost business, according to IHS Global Insight, a forecasting firm. In the […]



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