Floods render NYC hospitals powerless

There are few places in the U.S. where hospitals have put as much thought and money into disaster planning as New York. And yet two of the city's busiest, most important medical centers failed a fundamental test of readiness during Superstorm Sandy this week: They lost power.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 04:41am EDT

The Sandy 15? Superstorm comfort-eating on menu

Jamie Sanders went to the grocery store in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy with good intentions. Cucumbers and apples were on her list.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 04:40am EDT

Call hotline to report disaster fraud

The government is reminding the public to use a national fraud hotline to report any suspected fraud related to relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 04:38am EDT

Order helps Md. absentee voters affected by Sandy

Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed an executive order to help people apply for absentee ballots, if they are unable to apply in person because of Superstorm Sandy.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 03:46am EDT
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Shore residents return home to damage, destruction

Shore residents return home to see how badly Sandy damaged their homes; some were wiped out

Friday - 11/02/2012, 03:34am EDT

Beware of roofing repair scams post Sandy

Del Waters, WTOP Reporter

Friday - 11/02/2012, 03:17am EDT

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Exasperation builds on Day 3 in storm-stricken NYC

Fear and frustration mount in NYC; traffic chokes bridges, and throngs wait for buses and gas

Friday - 11/02/2012, 03:15am EDT

Officials attribute another Md. death to Sandy

Authorities have attributed several deaths in Maryland to the superstorm, including an elderly man who died shoveling snow.

Friday - 11/02/2012, 12:03am EDT

After Sandy: Tips on filing home insurance claims

Insurers will be dealing with a crush of claims in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy which inflicted billions of dollars in damages. Once homeowners can assess the extent of their personal losses, many will have to brace for another ordeal: navigating the insurance claims process.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 11:53pm EDT

Forecasters: New, lesser storm may hit East Coast

A wintry storm may cause post-Election Day problems for the mid-Atlantic and weather-weary East Coast.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 10:59pm EDT

Amtrak to restore service from NYC to Boston

Amtrak will resume service between New York City and Boston on Friday following the repair of commuter rail tracks damaged by Superstorm Sandy, the railroad said late Thursday.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 10:44pm EDT

Call hotline to report disaster fraud

To stop suspected scam artists in wake of Hurricane Sandy, government hotline is available

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 08:42pm EDT

Potential for Sandy scams prompts warnings

Scam alert: Authorities on lookout for expected Sandy-related consumer fraud

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 08:16pm EDT

UN suffers 'unprecedented damage' from Sandy

UN management chief says UN headquarters suffered 'unprecedented damage' from Superstorm Sandy

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 07:58pm EDT

Researchers gauging Sandy's impact on Chesapeake

Across the environmentally fragile Chesapeake, researchers are spreading out to see what Sandy has wrought. So far, the indications are that the impact has not been as great as last fall when a pair of tropical storms caused widespread flooding that dumped mud, debris and sewage into the bay.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 06:40pm EDT

Some Muslim clerics say Sandy is God's punishment

Some extremist Muslim clerics say Sandy was God's punishment for American ills

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 06:22pm EDT

Storm-crippled NYC subway creaks back into service

NYC's storm-crippled subways start rolling again; traffic gridlocked three days after Sandy

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 05:21pm EDT

This is no time for a marathon through New York City

Christine Brennan, USA Today sports columnist

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 05:18pm EDT

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Va. port receives NY cargo diverted by superstorm

The Port of Virginia has started receiving cargo diverted from the Port of New York and New Jersey because of Superstorm Sandy.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 05:16pm EDT

Beware of flood-damaged cars post-Sandy

Hurricane Sandy flooded many cars up to their axles, but not all of those ruined cars will be junked, Ron Montoya, consumer advice editor from Edmunds.com says.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 04:39pm EDT
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