NEW YORK-- Removable panels and inflatable plugs are among the ideas New York City's transit officials are considering to stop the next big storm from flooding the subway system the way Superstorm Sandy did, officials said Thursday.» Read More
LONDON, Jan 2- The runaway oil rig that ran aground in Alaska on New Year's Eve dragged the two vessels trying to control it more than 10 miles shorewards in just over an hour before the crews cut it loose to save themselves in "near hurricane" conditions.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie blasts his own party, blaming House Republicans and Speaker John Boehner for delaying relied funds to victims of Hurricane Sandy.
Americans are tired of the political gamesmanship in this Congress, says Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey, one day after the House refused to vote on Hurricane Sandy aid. "I was given no explanation," he says, for why the vote didn't happen.
House GOP leaders wrapped up the session without voting on a package that would have provided aid to Sandy victims. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
NEW YORK, Dec 27- The NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City partially reopened its inpatient facilities on Thursday, nearly two months after it was flooded by Superstorm Sandy and sustained damages that could exceed $1 billion.
Thousands of flights canceled, more expected from winter storm, with Paul Walsh, Weather Company VP of Analytics.
How the fiscal cliff talks may impact holiday spending, and the state of retail now, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Neil Cole, Iconix president & CEO.
Executive Director James Weinstein told the General Assembly's Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Committee his agency relied on "best available" weather forecasts.
David Berman, Durban Capital founder, provides an outlook on the retail sector and reveals where investors are likely to find bargains.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.
MIAMI, Nov 29- Friday marks the end of an Atlantic- Caribbean hurricane season where the greatest devastation was caused by water rather than wind, U.S. National Hurricane Center Director Rick Knabb said. "We've been working toward a new storm surge warning for a few years now," Knabb told Reuters in an interview at the hurricane center in Miami. "
NBC News Jay Gray reports from Dallas where many are rushing to pick up tickets for tonight's Powerball; and Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine, says that if a Powerball winner comes from New Jersey or New York, it would be a good idea to use the lottery revenue to pay for Sandy recovery efforts.
The White House is expected in the coming days to send Congress a multi-billion dollar request to fund recovery from Superstorm Sandy, which caused an estimated $71 billion in damages in New York and New Jersey.
CNBC's Steve Liesman tallies up the costs from Sandy, reporting that New York, Connecticut and New Jersey have asked the Federal government for some $72 billion. Estimated insured costs, according to AIR Worldwide, are between $16-$22 billion.
One month after being clobbered by the largest storm ever recorded in the North Atlantic, it’s becoming a little clearer just how big an economic impact Superstorm Sandy is having.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on new video from the New York Port Authority, which operates the PATH train, that shows floods bursting into the train platform and tunnels.
Startup Airbnb, an online marketplace that aggregates short-term rental listings, has debuted a new feature to filter search results by neighborhoods. But is the site trustworthy and safe?
President Obama addresses the steps to recovery from Sandy, saying Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan will spearhead the local rebuilding effort.
President Obama is visiting storm-ravaged communities in the New York area. CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the first pieces of data are showing the severe economic impact of Hurricane Sandy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the November Philly Fed number is -10.7; and CNBC's Steve Liesman says the release reports the number was affected by Hurricane Sandy.