Eastern US braces for dangerous superstorm

From Washington to Boston, big cities and small towns Sunday buttoned up against the onslaught of a superstorm that could endanger 50 million people in the most heavily populated corridor in the nation, with forecasters warning that the New York area could get the worst of it _ an 11-foot wall of water.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 09:08pm EDT

5 reasons why Sandy is expected to be a superstorm

1. A NORTHBOUND HURRICANE

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 08:53pm EDT

D.C. early voting canceled Monday

The D.C. Board of Elections has suspended early voting Monday ahead of Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 07:53pm EDT

D.C. asks for federal disaster assistance

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has asked the White House for a federal disaster declaration in anticipation of major damage from Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 06:51pm EDT

Hurricane Sandy grounds thousands of flights

Airlines hurried to fly passengers and planes out of the Northeast Sunday as Hurricane Sandy moved up the coast. The massive storm threatens to bring a near halt to air travel for two days in a key region for both domestic and international flights.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 06:18pm EDT

Maryland Senate debate canceled

A debate between Maryland U.S. Senate candidates has been canceled because of Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 05:27pm EDT

'Frankenstorm': Worse than sum of its parts

The storm that is threatening 60 million Americans in the eastern third of the nation in just a couple of days with high winds, drenching rains, extreme tides, flooding and probably snow is much more than just an ordinary weather system. It's a freakish and unprecedented monster.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 05:16pm EDT

Tips on preparing for East Coast superstorm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency offers tips on how to prepare for Hurricane Sandy and other tropical storms. Sandy is expected to be especially disastrous when it merges with a winter storm system, bringing powerful winds, rain, snow and storm surge along the Eastern Seaboard.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:26pm EDT

Amtrak cancels northeast service ahead of Sandy

Amtrak says it is canceling service across the northeastern U.S. on Monday as Hurricane Sandy threatens to create a wet, windy mess in the region.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:24pm EDT

Superstorm cuts short Statue of Liberty reopening

The Statue of Liberty has officially reopened to the public after a renovation project. The public will just have wait until a massive storm has passed to see it.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:15pm EDT

Dune breach closes major Del. evacuation route

A major highway in coastal southern Delaware is closed after ocean water breached sand dunes along the road.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:08pm EDT

Worcester orders evacuation of waterfront homes

Worcester County is ordering people to evacuate waterfront property.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:07pm EDT

Road west from Md. Eastern Shore backed up

Drivers leaving Maryland's Eastern Shore ahead of Hurricane Sandy are finding a backup before they reach the Bay Bridge.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 02:15pm EDT

Early voting backup plans in place due to Sandy

With Hurricane Sandy barreling up the East Coast, local governments are putting contingency plans in place if early voting is disrupted.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 02:13pm EDT

BGE prepares for widespread outages

Baltimore Gas & Electric says it's planning for hundreds of thousands of outages in central Maryland as a result of Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 01:08pm EDT

Obama signs Md. emergency declaration

President Obama has declared an emergency in Maryland and ordered federal agencies to help state and local governments respond to the effects of Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 12:41pm EDT

Hurricane Sandy to drop snow in East Tennessee

The expected landfall of Hurricane Sandy along the eastern coast is expected to bring snow to the higher elevations of East Tennessee beginning Monday morning.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 12:31pm EDT

Voluntary evacuations underway in Havre de Grace

Voluntary evacuations are underway in Havre de Grace, a low-lying town at the mouth of the Susquehanna River.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 12:16pm EDT

Tips on preparing for East Coast superstorm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency offers tips on how to prepare for Hurricane Sandy and other tropical storms. Sandy is expected to be especially disastrous when it merges with a winter storm system, bringing powerful winds, rain, snow and storm surge along the Eastern Seaboard.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 11:29am EDT

D.C. handing out sandbags Sunday

The D.C. Department of Public Works will be handing out sandbags Sunday to residents.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 11:20am EDT
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