President Barack Obama plans to ask Congress for about $50 billion in additional emergency aid for states hit by Superstorm Sandy, Democrats on Capitol Hill said Wednesday.
Federal workers in the Washington area are getting a day off thanks to Hurricane Sandy.
Crews are making progress in restoring power to those affected by severe storms that blew through the mid-Atlantic region.
From North Carolina to New Jersey, nearly 1.8 million people still without electricity were asking the same question Monday evening: Why will it take so long to get the lights back on?
Washington-area residents and local leaders are preparing for a difficult Monday morning commute in parts of the region because of storm damage.