How Sandy Went from 'Boring' to Killer Superstorm Sandy wasn't always a big bully. For several days, this looked like a "kind of boring" hurricane, said NOAA meteorologist Ian Sears, who flew into the storm three times in a hurricane hunter airplane. Then came Friday night, nearly three days before landfall in New Jersey, when the cold front chugging west hooked up with the tropical system steaming north.
Sandy's 'Freaky' Path May Be Less Likely in FutureMan-made global warming may further lessen the likelihood of the freak atmospheric steering currents that last year shoved Superstorm Sandy due west into New Jersey, a new study says.
Obama And Christie Yet Again; Emphasis On RecoveryPresident Barack Obama is looking to get his groove back — at the beach.
Ocean City Pier, Destroyed By Sandy, To Reopen Ocean City officials are set to reopen the landmark fishing pier that was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy.
NOAA Predicting Up To 6 Major HurricanesFederal forecasters are predicting yet another busy hurricane season.
Report: Feds' Warnings About Sandy Were Confusing To Media, PublicFederal weather forecasts for Superstorm Sandy were exceptionally accurate last fall, but the warnings themselves were confusing, an internal review found.
Coast Guard: Closest Ship To Bounty 260 Miles Away A Coast Guard official testified on Thursday that the closest Navy ship to the HMS Bounty before it sank during Hurricane Sandy was about 260 miles away, highlighting just how isolated the tall ship was in the October superstorm.
NJ Gov. Christie Thanks President Obama For Quick Hurricane Sandy ResponseGov. Chris Christie is thanking President Obama for coming to New Jersey's aid after Superstorm Sandy and remembering the 42,000 state residents still homeless since the Oct. 29 storm.
D.C. Rescue League to House Hurricane Sandy-Affected AnimalsAbout a dozen dogs and cats affected by Hurricane Sandy will be welcomed to the District by the Washington Animal Rescue League today.
Reid: Katrina 'Nothing In Comparison To What Happened To The People' In SandySenate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday that he misspoke when he suggested in a Senate speech that damage from Superstorm Sandy was worse than that inflicted by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
After Vote Delay, House Approves $9.7B For Sandy Flood ClaimsThe House has overwhelmingly approved $9.7 billion to pay flood insurance claims for the many home and business owners flooded out by Superstorm Sandy.
Congress To Vote On Superstorm Sandy Flood Aid At last, the storm-racked Northeast is getting a House floor vote on billions in disaster relief aid for victims of October's Superstorm Sandy, but only after a host of East Coast Republican lawmakers threatened a near mutiny against GOP Speaker John Boehner.
Jagger Sparks Controversy With Comment At Sandy Relief Concert: 'If It Rains In London, You've Got To Come Help Us'Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger made an insensitive remark during Wednesday night's Sandy benefit concert at Madison Square Garden.
US Roads, Airports Not Prepared To Deal With Extreme Weather CatastrophesThe nation's lifelines — its roads, airports, railways and transit systems — are getting hammered by extreme weather beyond what their builders imagined, leaving states and cities searching for ways to brace for more catastrophes like Superstorm Sandy.
Opinion: Chris Christie Is In The Wrong BusinessNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie is obviously in the wrong business. He is becoming more of a television celebrity by the minute and getting much better reviews as a television performer than as governor.