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When it comes to insurance claims, Hurricane Sandy is one for the record books. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on how much of the losses are covered by insurance.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis has the latest facts and figures in the aftermath of Super Storm Sandy.
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.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the update on the impact of Superstorm Sandy.
What will the true cost of Sandy be for insurers and the U.S. economy? Joseph Plumeri, Chairman & CEO of Willis Group Holdings, discusses.
As the New York metropolitan region reels in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, those outside the area may wonder how their own cities would fare in such a disaster. What if a storm on the scale of Sandy took place in another teeming metropolis surrounded by water – like, say, Mumbai? The NYT reports.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) said "Long Island Power Authority has had a very poor track record in just the area of restoring power." Clark Gellings, Electric Power Research Institute, weighs in.
Stocks rallied on better-than-expected economic reports, with Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO, and John Silvia, Wells Fargo chief economist.
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker explains why he fully expects Mitt Romney to win his state.
Surveying the damage in New York and New Jersey from Sandy, with CNBC's Scott Cohn, Mary Thompson, Kate Kelly, and Courtney Reagan; and with five days until election day, Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) discusses the latest Rasmussen poll that says Obama and Romney are tied in battleground state Wisconsin.
Callers touting hurricane-related investments may be scam artists capitalizing on the storm.
CNBC reached out to some executives to hear how they’ve been impacted by Hurricane Sandy and how they are adapting their business during the recovery
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports tensions are building as people contend with closed restaurants, supermarkets, and service in New York City.
NBC's Brian Williams reports from Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, on the destruction from Sandy there; and is there a way power companies can keep customers satisfied with their services despite outages? Thomas Kuhn, Edison Electric Institute president, provides perspective.
Getting back to business after Sandy, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan, Scott Cohn, Brian Shactman, Jay Gray and Bertha Coombs; and Amtrak Media Relations Manager Marc Magliari has the latest details of restoring railroads after Sandy's destructive path.
Sandy could be the fifth-biggest hurricane in US history in terms of insured losses, according to early industry estimates, Allstate CEO Thomas Wilson told CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Wednesday.
Dissecting the day's major business news, after the stock market opened for the first time since Sandy, with the Fast Money traders and CNBC's Bob Pisani. Michael LaBranche, LaBranche Advisors Principal, weighs in on today's trading action; and Brian Marshall, ISI Group analyst, says Apple is trying to rally back today.
The stock exchange is open for business today but the rest of lower Manhattan is just starting to recover, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.