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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Jersey Shore boardwalk in flames a year after Hurricane Sandy

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... The New York Times Jersey Shore coastline devastated last year by superstorm Sandy is ravaged again by huge fire that engulfed businesses in two towns Boardwalk in flames a year after hurricane A boardwalk on the New Jersey coast, only just rebuilt after parts of the US state were devastated by Hurricane Sandy nearly a year ago, has been ravaged by fire. A blaze that started ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Tokyo bolsters defences for storms that would dwarf Hurricane Sandy

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... for damagethat would dwarf Sandy Tokyo, the world's most populated city, is building defences for a once-in-200-years flood that could dwarf the damage Hurricane Sandy wrought on the US east coast. ... times the US$60.2 billion aid package provided after Sandy's assault on the US in October. "Japan hasn't prepared enough," said Toru Sueoka, president of the Japanese ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Hurricane Sandy dumped 41b litres of raw sewage into waterways

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian 41 billion litres of raw sewage dumped Superstorm Sandy dumped 41 billion litres of raw and untreated sewage into US waterways from Washington to Connecticut, according ... system, which is vulnerable to flooding, and to shore up power stations along the coast. The scientists said that in the wake of Sandy, when storm surges raised water three metres above the high ...

  4. News - World

    Briefs: Hurricane Sandy, October 31, 2012

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... taped Late Night without an audience, too, as Hurricane Sandy disrupted a wide swathe of New York's bustling entertainment industry. City officials said all film permits for Monday ... remained without power or running water, four days after Hurricane Sandy made landfall as the island's deadliest storm in seven years. Across the Caribbean, the storm's death toll rose ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Northeast US gets back to business after Hurricane Sandy

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 04:18pm by Reuters in New York

    ... get the equipment here,” Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer told MSNBC television. The remains of Hurricane Sandy slowed to 13km/h over Pennsylvania, with maximum sustained winds of 64km/h ...   Broadway is back Sandy became the biggest storm to hit the United States in generations when it crashed ashore with hurricane-force winds on Monday near the New Jersey gambling resort of Atlantic ...

  6. News - World - WEATHER

    Confluence of events made Sandy such a big storm

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune in Washington

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Washington Sheer size and unseasonal timing make Sandy a bizarre mix of hurricane, cold front and blizzard The confluence of events for a perfectly rare storm Sandy ... the country, creating what Knabb and others call an unprecedented weather threat. The force of the eastward-moving front has slowed Sandy, Garrett said, and is changing the hurricane ...

  7. Twelve dead in US, Canada from storm Sandy

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 11:25am by Agence France Presse

    ... Agence France Presse in New York At least 12 people were killed Monday in the United States and Canada as the megastorm Sandy slammed into the US East Coast, tearing down trees and power lines with hurricane-strength gusts. Local officials in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and North Carolina reported 10 dead, and Toronto police said a Canadian woman was killed ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Sandy’s aftermath causes housing crisis

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 09:00am by Reuters in New York and New Jersey

    ... low-lying areas with seawater. Hurricane Sandy killed 69 people in the Caribbean before turning its 80 mph (130 kph) winds on the United States. More than 217,000 people have registered ... superstorm Sandy devastated the US Northeast, as authorities scrambled to clear debris ahead of more bad weather and put special measures in place to ensure residents could vote in Tuesday’s ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    'Superstorm' Sandy bears down on US East Coast

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 07:34pm by Reuters in New York

    ... Reuters in New York Hurricane Sandy, the monster storm bearing down on the US East Coast, strengthened on Monday after hundreds of thousands moved to higher ground, public transport shut ... early on Monday the centre of the storm would strike the New Jersey shore near Atlantic City on Monday night. While Sandy does not pack the punch of Hurricane Katrina, which devastated New ...




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