Federal Offices Closed Because Of Sandy Federal workers in the Washington area are getting a day off thanks to Hurricane Sandy.
Christie Asks Obama For Emergency Pre-DeclarationNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is asking President Obama for a federal emergency declaration even before a superstorm makes landfall in his state.
'Frankenstorm' Could Wreak Havoc Across 800 Miles of U.S. Tens of millions of people in the eastern third of the U.S. in the path of the unprecedented freak storm had hours Sunday to prepare for the first raindrops that were expected later in the day, to be followed over the next few days by sheets of rain, high winds and even heavy snow.
UPDATE: Sandy Causes Death, Flooding and Massive Power OutagesFloodwaters surged into seaboard communities in Maryland and Delaware as former Hurricane Sandy crashed ashore on the mid-Atlantic coast, and residents feared the worst was yet to come as the huge, violent storm headed inland.
East Coast Braces for Monster 'Frankenstorm'
'Frankenstorm' Worse Than 'Perfect Storm,' $1 Billion in Damage ExpectedWhen Hurricane Sandy becomes a hybrid weather monster some call "Frankenstorm" it will smack the East Coast harder and wider than last year's damaging Irene, forecasters said Friday.
Entire D.C. Area Under State of Emergency as Hurricane Sandy NearsThe governors of Maryland and Virginia and the mayor of D.C. have declared a state of emergency as Hurricane Sandy approaches the mid-Atlantic coast.
Experts Predict 'Frankenstorm' Will Cause $1 Billion In DamageThe pre-Halloween hybrid weather monster that federal forecasters call "Frankenstorm" is looking more ominous by the hour for the East Coast, and utilities and local governments are getting ready.
15 Essential Items to Buy Before 'Frankenstorm'Power companies are urging residents to be prepared for next week's 'Frankenstorm' which is expected to impact the Washington area beginning Monday. Dominion Va. Power has compiled a list of 15 essential items to included in the emergency supply kit.

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