Rats are incredibly good swimmers, and they can climb. So how big is the increased risk of infectious disease as millions of rats get flushed above ground?
The storm that produced massive flooding and power outages along the east coast also blanketed higher elevations with large amounts of snow.
Shocking photos tell the story of superstorm Sandy in New Jersey's outer islands.
If you want to help those hurt by the storm, you can donate to these organizations; some of them have options to donate via text message, as well as by phone or online: ISLAND HARVEST Help fellow Long Islanders in need! Take a moment to text "Hunger Relief" to ...
There are many ways that you can help with disaster relief in the wake of superstorm Sandy. Below are several ways to donate to the relief effort: The American Red Cross Online donation: Click here Donate by Phone or Mail Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), or print a donation form that ...
Elections officials across the Northeast scrambled Tuesday to figure out how to proceed with voting next week given widespread flooding, damaged roads and power outages. Michael Crittenden has details on The News Hub.
Superstorm Sandy is taking a heavy toll on cars and trucks throughout the Eastern Seaboard-either swamping them in floodwaters or inflicting damage through fallen branches or downed trees. Neal Boudette has the latest on The News Hub. Photo: Getty Images.
Mini Thai Cafe in New York's East Village used a running minivan to power their restaurant while most of the other neighborhood businesses stayed closed due to lack of electricity. WSJ's Reed Albergotti reports via #WorldStream
After a historic two-day closure because of Superstorm Sandy, Asian markets are anticipating the reopening of the U.S. stock exchanges. The WSJ's Ken Brown talks about why U.S. firms and banks were unprepared to act on the backup plan during the disaster.
Several businesses including powerHouse Books, Bubby's and Aegir Boardworks start the clean-up process after Sandy flooded the Brooklyn neighborhood of DUMBO.
Media outlets weigh in on whether Sandy is related to climate change, and how much to talk about it.
If you’re trying to clean up a house flooded by Hurricane Sandy, be aware that you’re in a race against mold and bacteria, which can grow quickly in damp environments. Mold is especially dangerous for people with breathing problems caused by allergies or asthma. But high levels of mold can ...
Apple stores on the east coast are sandbagging and wrapping products in plastic shopping bags in preparation of the storm. Damages are expected to be much worse than hurricane Irene in 2011.
The Coast Guard rescued 14 members of a crew forced to abandon the tall ship HMS Bounty caught in Hurricane Sandy off the North Carolina Outer Banks and continued the search Monday for two other crew members. Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Brandyn Hill said the crew members were ...
Hurricane Sandy has left a trail of destruction and it looks the damage is far from over. While the country is getting strict warnings on the state of the storm, celebs like Ricky Gervias and Ashley Greene are taking a more lighthearted approach. And, Lindsay Lohan is quickly taking to ...
Jonnelle Marte on Lunch Break looks at how people can help with donations for hurricane emergency relief.
Many are stranded in Delaware after ignoring Hurricane Sandy evacuation warnings.
Hurricane Sandy looms over the northeast, triggering evacuation orders for hundreds of thousands of residents, nearly 8,000 canceled airline flights, mass closure of schools and public transit systems and the closure of New York Stock Exchange. Photo: AP.
Schools across the eastern seaboard will close in preparation for Hurricane Sandy on Monday.
Hurricane Sand is projected to make landfall in the East Coast as early as Sunday. The storm could affect up to 60 million people.