WASHINGTON – Ever since Superstorm Sandy ripped up parts of the East Coast, residents and the government officials trying to help rebuild those hard-hit communities have faced a second wave of damage: from scammers. Though the …
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Toby Wolf of Seaside Heights’ Casino Pier was in shock when she picked up Time magazine shortly after Superstorm
Hurricane Sandy
In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, when most of lower Manhattan was a sea of darkness, New York University's Washington Square campus shone like a beacon in the night. "The entire neighborhood was dark -- everything. And …
Hurricane Sandy
The Union County man took more than $70,000 in federal relief funds related to Superstorm Sandy, Attorney General reports. ELIZABETH, NJ — A Union County man is among five more people to be charged criminally Thursday with …
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(CNN) - A bill providing billions of dollars of aid to victims of Superstorm Sandy passed the Senate late Friday, and senators from New York called on the House to take it up promptly. If the House does not approve the $60.4 billion …
Almost a year ago to the day, Superstorm Sandy struck a dozen states in the Northeast resulting in nearly $18.75 billion in auto, homeowners and business insurance claim payouts, according to ISO’s Property Claim Services. Simulated …
Superstorm Sandy slammed into the New Jersey coastline with 80 mph winds Monday night and hurled an unprecedented 13-foot surge of seawater at New York City, flooding its tunnels, subway stations and the electrical …
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It was the storm of a lifetime—a massive, freakish confluence of a tropical hurricane and a winter, extratropical vortex. Nicknamed “Frankenstorm,” Superstorm Sandy ravaged the mid-Atlantic, Northeast, and Ohio Valley regions for three …
Hurricane Sandy
BREEZY POINT, N.Y. -- Thousands of New York and New Jersey residents displaced when Superstorm Sandy barreled ashore one year ago are still fighting with insurance companies, slogging through red tape and waiting for government …
Hurricane Sandy
Hurricane Sandy wasn't a "superstorm." Not because it wasn't a "super" "storm," but because "superstorm" is an imaginary scare-term that exists exclusively for shock value. Here's what Professor Alan Blumberg, professor of ocean …
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