Full Coverage - Superstorm Sandy

Superstorm Sandy

Obama seeks $60.4 bn for Sandy repairs, states want more

Officials from storm-battered New York, New Jersey and Connecticut said they needed at least $82 billion.


As days without power drag on, frustration simmers. (Reuters)
As days without power drag on, frustration simmers

Monday , 12 November '12

New Yorkers railed against a utility company that has lagged behind others in restoring power two weeks after Superstorm Sandy socked the region, criticizing its slow pace as well as a dearth of information.
Two New York City dentists have filed a $5 million lawsuit against the contractor at a nearly completed 90-sto...
Dentists sue over crane collapse during Sandy

Saturday , 10 November '12

Two New York City dentists have filed a $5 million lawsuit against the contractor at a nearly completed 90-story luxury apartment building
New York City and much of the U.S. Northeast dug out from a snowstorm that hammered a region struggling to rec...
US Northeast digs out from snow, gas rationing expands

Friday , 9 November '12

The unseasonably early winter storm dumped more than a foot (30 cm) of snow on parts of Connecticut.
Now, gasoline rationing in New York

Friday , 9 November '12

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday ordered the emergency rationing of gasoline due to a severe shortage caused by Superstorm Sandy.
Superstorm Sandy may consign as many as a quarter of a million new and used cars and trucks to the scrap heap....
Sandy might send more than 250K cars to scrap heap

Thursday , 8 November '12

Superstorm Sandy may consign as many as a quarter of a million new and used cars and trucks to the scrap heap.
Superstorm Sandy
US to pay hotel bill for Sandy victims

Tuesday , 6 November '12

The US government said on Monday it had ordered the suspension of some housing foreclosures.
Another storm heading towards already weather-beaten New York, New Jersey

Monday , 5 November '12

New storm will not be nearly as strong as hurricane Sandy, says report.
Garbage lies piled on the street in the Staten Island, New York in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. (AP)
Sandy victims face housing crisis as temperatures dip near freezing

Monday , 5 November '12

30,000 to 40,000 will need shelter, says New York mayor as death toll reaches 113.
Temporary losses to New York state's economy from super storm Sandy could reach $18 billion.  (Reuters)
Sandy to cost NY state up to $18 bn

Saturday , 3 November '12

Temporary losses to New York state's economy from super storm Sandy could reach $18 billion.
Four days before the U.S. presidential election, the Obama administration made an all-out effort to ease the c...
US taps reserves to calm NY, NJ fuel panic post Sandy

Saturday , 3 November '12

Four days before the U.S. presidential election, the Obama administration made an all-out effort to ease the crisis.
Power is gradually being restored in New Jersey, where much of the key infrastructure is located.  (Reuters)
Waivers, pipelines, barges slowly untangle NY fuel bind

Saturday , 3 November '12

Power is gradually being restored in New Jersey, where much of the key infrastructure is located.
New York state and city officials have started talking about the need for a comprehensive flood defense system...
Flooded New York plans to tame the sea, but who pays?

Saturday , 3 November '12

New York state and city officials have started talking about the need for a comprehensive flood defense system, but many obstacles remain.
Coast Guard to investigate sinking of HMS Bounty replica

Saturday , 3 November '12

Fourteen crew members were rescued on Monday from life rafts by Coast Guard helicopters.
Shuttle prototype Enterprise suffers storm damage

Saturday , 3 November '12

The flying machine that ushered in NASA's space shuttle program has suffered storm damage in New York City.
Besides destruction, Sandy brought lots of unusual birds

Saturday , 3 November '12

While superstorm Sandy sent most people running for shelter wherever they could find it.
Romney take aim at key Midwestern swing states

Saturday , 3 November '12

The two contenders battled over the economy on a day when the government reported the jobless rate ticked up to 7.9 percent.
Power, fuel ease US storm woes, but many still waiting

Saturday , 3 November '12

The U.S. death toll hit 102 on Friday after Sandy killed 69 people as a hurricane in the Caribbean.
Surveys suggest US presidential polls to be a close contest

Saturday , 3 November '12

Presidential elections are going to be a closely-fought affair, if the latest opinion polls are any indication.
New York cancels Sunday marathon in wake of deadly storm

Saturday , 3 November '12

The decision on Friday came after a growing number of storm victims, some runners, and other politicians criticized Bloomberg's decision earlier in the week to go forward with the marathon.