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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Worries About More Storms Like Sandy

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Worries About More Storms Like Sandy

ABC News(NEW YORK) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo described the scene in Lower Manhattan and at the World Trade Center Memorial Monday night as “frightening,” but said Tuesday that things were looking much better and that the city would quic…

Al Gore: ‘Sandy’ a Symptom of Larger Climate Crisis

Al Gore: ‘Sandy’ a Symptom of Larger Climate Crisis

Heather Kennedy/WireImage(NEW YORK) — Former Vice President Al Gore warned in a blog post Tuesday that Hurricane Sandy is a, “disturbing sign of things to come” if the world doesn’t quit “dirty energy.”Tuesday afternoon, …

Superstorm Sandy Deaths: 2 NY Boys Killed by Downed Tree

Superstorm Sandy Deaths: 2 NY Boys Killed by Downed Tree

File Photo – Matthew Fiasconaro/ABC News(NEW YORK) — A community in Westchester County, N.Y., is in mourning Tuesday after two boys, ages 11 and 13, were killed when a tree downed during Sandy struck the suburban house where they were hunkered down.”I…

Sandy Aftermath: Ruptured Gas Lines Worry Seaside Heights, New Jersey

Sandy Aftermath: Ruptured Gas Lines Worry Seaside Heights, New Jersey

Mario Tama/Getty Images(SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J.) — Aside from widespread power outages and flooding that is reaching doorsteps, residents stranded in Seaside Heights, N.J., are worried about another danger: ruptured gas lines.Locals told Nightline ancho…

New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Aaron Donovan(NEW YORK) — Superstorm Sandy flooded parts of the New York City subway system, rail yards and bus depots, creating what officials are calling the biggest disaster of its 108 years in existence.
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New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Aaron Donovan(NEW YORK) — Superstorm Sandy flooded parts of the New York City subway system, rail yards and bus depots, creating what officials are calling the biggest disaster of its 108 years in existence.
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New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Aaron Donovan(NEW YORK) — Superstorm Sandy flooded parts of the New York City subway system, rail yards and bus depots, creating what officials are calling the biggest disaster of its 108 years in existence.
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New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

New York Subway System Takes Hit from Sandy

Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Aaron Donovan(NEW YORK) — Superstorm Sandy flooded parts of the New York City subway system, rail yards and bus depots, creating what officials are calling the biggest disaster of its 108 years in existence.
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Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

ABC(STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.) — Powerful storm surges from Superstorm Sandy caused a nearly 170-foot water tanker to run aground in Staten Island, N.Y., on Monday night.
The front third of the tanker is grounded into Front Street. The city’s waterfro…

Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

ABC(STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.) — Powerful storm surges from Superstorm Sandy caused a nearly 170-foot water tanker to run aground in Staten Island, N.Y., on Monday night.
The front third of the tanker is grounded into Front Street. The city’s waterfro…

Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

ABC(STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.) — Powerful storm surges from Superstorm Sandy caused a nearly 170-foot water tanker to run aground in Staten Island, N.Y., on Monday night.
The front third of the tanker is grounded into Front Street. The city’s waterfro…

Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

Tanker Run Aground by Superstorm Sandy

ABC(STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.) — Powerful storm surges from Superstorm Sandy caused a nearly 170-foot water tanker to run aground in Staten Island, N.Y., on Monday night.
The front third of the tanker is grounded into Front Street. The city’s waterfro…

Superstorm Sandy Creates Disaster Zone, Leaving 5 Million Without Power

Superstorm Sandy Creates Disaster Zone, Leaving 5 Million Without Power

Flooded House NJ (@eewolff609)(NEW YORK) — Superstorm Sandy unleashed its lethal wrath, leaving nearly five million without power, downing trees and flooding the streets, spurring President Obama to issue disaster declarations for New York and New Jer…

Sandy Crashes Ashore in New Jersey

Sandy Crashes Ashore in New Jersey

NASA GOES Project(NEW YORK) — A ferocious superstorm named Sandy barrelled ashore Monday evening, crashing into New Jersey with high winds and a powerful surge of flood waters. It made landfall just south of Atlantic City.The National Oceanic and Atmo…

Superstorm Sandy Ship Rescue Fills Chopper with Cheers

Superstorm Sandy Ship Rescue Fills Chopper with Cheers

U.S. Coast Guard(ELIZABETH CITY, N.C.) — Cheers filled a Coast Guard rescue helicopter Monday each time its crew plucked sailors from the churning sea roiled up by Hurricane Sandy, but one sailor from the stricken tall ship HMS Bounty was in critical …

NYC Construction Crane Snaps in Hurricane Sandy, Prompting Evacuation Orders

NYC Construction Crane Snaps in Hurricane Sandy, Prompting Evacuation Orders

@cmwdotme(NEW YORK) — A construction crane atop of a New York City luxury high-rise building buckled and dangled dangerously over midtown Manhattan Monday amid high winds from Hurricane Sandy, prompting New York City officials to order residents in ne…

NYC Construction Crane Snaps in Hurricane Sandy, Prompting Evacuation Orders

NYC Construction Crane Snaps in Hurricane Sandy, Prompting Evacuation Orders

@cmwdotme(NEW YORK) — A construction crane atop of a New York City luxury high-rise building buckled and dangled dangerously over midtown Manhattan Monday amid high winds from Hurricane Sandy, prompting New York City officials to order residents in ne…

Great ShakeOut: Millions to Participate in Multi-State Quake Drill

Great ShakeOut: Millions to Participate in Multi-State Quake Drill

Jason Reed/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — It’s impossible to know when an earthquake will hit, but preparing for one can save your life.  That’s the purpose behind Thursday’s “Great ShakeOut.”The earthquake rehearsal drill will take place across more tha…

Louisiana Father-Son Team Rescues 120 from Flooding

Louisiana Father-Son Team Rescues 120 from Flooding

ABC News(BRAITHWAITE, La.) — Residents of Plaquemines Parish in Louisiana were shocked by Hurricane Isaac Wednesday morning when ocean water burst over the Mississippi River levee, covering their town and leaving thousands trapped in attics and on roo…

Louisiana Father-Son Team Rescues 120 from Flooding

Louisiana Father-Son Team Rescues 120 from Flooding

ABC News(BRAITHWAITE, La.) — Residents of Plaquemines Parish in Louisiana were shocked by Hurricane Isaac Wednesday morning when ocean water burst over the Mississippi River levee, covering their town and leaving thousands trapped in attics and on roo…

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