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  • Storm Recovery Could Take Weeks as Millions Struggle

    Wall Street and two major airports reopened, and National Guardsmen rushed to rescue flood victims as the Northeast limped into recovery mode Wednesday, two days after being pummeled by epic Hurricane Sandy.

  • AllState CEO on Super Storm Recovery

    Thomas Wilson, chairman, president & CEO of Allstate, explains how superstorm Sandy will impact Allstate. He also breaks down the company's earnings.

  • LaGuardia Remains Closed

    While Port Authority is still assessing whether or not LGA will open tomorrow, American Airline employees here are gearing up for "business as usual" tomorrow, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Markets Flat Going Into Close

    Stocks are relatively flat going into the close of trading, with Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance and CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.

  • Is Price Gouging Reverse Looting?

    Four dollars for a can of coke. Five hundred dollars a night for a hotel in downtown Brooklyn. A pair of D-batteries for $6.99.

  • NYSE Up and Running Post-Sandy

    Insight on New York City's recovery efforts in the wake of Sandy, with William Rudin, Chairman of Better New York and CEO of Rudin Management, and CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Nasdaq CEO on Market Reopening

    Discussing the market reopen since Sandy, with Robert Greifeld, CEO of Nasdaq OMX Group. "It's our job to make sure the markets are available to all investors at all times," he says.

  • Despite Sandy's Wrath, Officials Vow Election Is Still 'Good to Go'

    The New Jersey Shore, one of the hardest hit regions along the East Coast, was largely unrecognizable to residents and vacationers Tuesday morning. Shore homeowners were kayaking on streets to get around and iconic Boardwalk amusements were either completely destroyed or sitting in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Infrastructure Mess

    Cherian George, Fitch Ratings, offers an update on the devastation left by Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast.

  • Lower Manhattan Starts Recovery

    The stock exchange is open for business today but the rest of lower Manhattan is just starting to recover, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Building Back the Economy?

    While rebuilding can be an offset to the losses from natural disasters, it's the general economic thinking that you rarely end up positive when all the costs are counted, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Air Force 1 Arrives in New Jersey

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that President Obama is arriving in New Jersey to survey the damage after Sandy hit the East Coast.

  • Bullish Day for Business: Exchanges Run as Normal

    President Obama is about to emerge from Air Force 1 to meet New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and tour the devastation in the wake of Sandy; and Joseph Tanious, J.P. Morgan Funds, offers insight on the trading day.

  • For New Jersey, Halloween Won't Come Until Monday

    With the state just beginning to dig out from Hurricane Sandy, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed an executive order Wednesday postponing Halloween celebrations due to unsafe conditions.

  • Real Cost of Crippled East Coast

    Thomas DiNapoli, Comptroller of New York State, discusses the economic impact of Hurricane Sandy, and the ripple effect on the markets and tourism.

  • Utilities Team Up to Restore Power

    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.

  • Long Road Ahead After the Storm

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the reopening of the NYSE, and the challenges facing New York City in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

  • Home Depot Helping Homeowners Rebuild

    Aaron Flowe, Northern Division President of Home Depot, talks about helping people protect and repair their property after the onslaught of the devastating hurricane.

  • Getting the Economy Back on Track

    Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago professor, discusses the economic impact of the storm, as the election heads into the home stretch.

  • Damage From Sandy? What About Potential Economic Boost?

    As focus turns to the cost of the damage wrecked by Sandy, one of the biggest storms to hit the U.S., experts say the economy is set for a significant boost from the spending that will result from the need to rebuild homes and infrastructure.