Superstorm Sandy

Rep. Peter King, chairman of the sub-committee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, once again suggested the 9/11 terror attacks are directly linked to current Middle East unrest, saying that “ISIS is more of a threat to the United States now than Al-Qaeda was prior to September 11.”  (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

King: Boehner, Republicans ‘Have Written Me Off’ After Scrapping Sandy Aid Bill

New York area-lawmakers in both parties erupted in anger late Tuesday night after learning the House Republican leadership decided to allow the current term of Congress to end without holding a vote on aid for victims of Superstorm Sandy.


File photo of Hurricane Sandy damage. (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Senate Debates $60.4 Billion Sandy Aid Package

Democrats on Monday began trying to push $60.4 billion in emergency spending for Superstorm Sandy victims through Congress by Christmas. Republicans responded: Not so fast.


Storm damage.  (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Declares Disaster for Md., Offers Funding for Superstorm Sandy

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has announced federal disaster aid is being made available to Maryland to support state and local recovery efforts in areas affected by Superstorm Sandy.


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Unemployment Number Elevated For Second Straight Week By Sandy

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to a seasonally adjusted 410,000, though the figure was elevated for the second straight week by Superstorm Sandy.


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17 Percent of Garrett County, Md. Homes Still Lack Power After Sandy

Potomac Edison says about 3,900 homes and businesses in Garrett County are still without power a week after Superstorm Sandy dumped up to 2 1/2 feet of snow in the far western Maryland mountains.


A repair truck passes a flooded street as Sandy approached landfall.  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Roofs Partially Torn Off by Sandy in Alexandria

At least three buildings in Alexandria have sustained heavy damage from former Hurricane Sandy.