HOUSTON, Sept 2- BP Plc asked a U.S. court on Tuesday to fire the court-appointed lawyer tasked with paying out compensation to people affected by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, saying the lawyer had not disclosed an alleged conflict of interest before taking the job. "In order to restore the integrity of the claims program, the court should replace him," BP said.» Read More
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports storage facilities that gather and distribute gasoline and jet fuels are handicapped by flooding and power shortages.
Staten Island is one of the hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy. NBC's Richard Lui reports on the extensive damage to New York City's "forgotten" borough.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the update on travel and transit backups resulting from damage left by Superstorm Sandy, and a look at the growing problem of food shortages in New York and New Jersey, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
David Cordani, President & CEO of Cigna, discusses his company's earnings and the outlook on the rest of the health insurers after the presidential election.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the update on the impact of Superstorm Sandy.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the latest statistics on when customers can expect power to return to some New York and New Jersey areas.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, (R), explains how the city is responding to recovery requests in and around the city.
Alfonso Quiroz, Con Edison spokesman, discusses when customers can expect to get power returned to their homes.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports it's back to business as usual on Wall Street but life is anything but normal for the surrounding neighborhood.
Kirk Kinsell, IHG Americas president, explain why deteriorating conditions in parts of New York City are causing some big name hotels to close.
Kenneth Beatty of the New York Police Department talks about cleaning up New York City after the storm.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports tensions are building as people contend with closed restaurants, supermarkets, and service in New York City.
The New Jersey shore was hit hard by the storm, wiping out entire economies, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
Mayor of Newark, New Jersey, Cory Booker, (D), discusses the city's efforts to restore power and reopen Newark Airport.
A look at how beverage companies are supplying more than six million people with clean drinking water, with Jim Brennan. Coca Cola senior vice president of sales, Northeast
Thomas DiNapoli, Comptroller of New York State, discusses the economic impact of Hurricane Sandy, and the ripple effect on the markets and tourism.
Thomas Fanning, Chairman, President & CEO of Southern Company, discusses how utility companies from other parts of the country are pitching in to help restore power to millions of customers, in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.
Aaron Flowe, Northern Division President of Home Depot, talks about helping people protect and repair their property after the onslaught of the devastating hurricane.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports home improvement retailers are providing supplies in cleanup efforts after the storm.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports from Atlantic City that while most of the big casinos plan to reopen tomorrow, it will be difficult to get back to business as usual amid the devastation of Sandy. (3:44)