Weather Natural Disasters

  • Chairs: Squawk Takes a Stand on Global Warming

    The "Squawk Box" news team weighs in with their perspective on whether climate changes caused Hurricane Sandy.

  • New Jersey Shore Economy Washed Away

    The New Jersey shore was hit hard by the storm, wiping out entire economies, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Airports Aiming For Normal Schedules

    New York area airports are preparing to become fully operational, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Motorist Lining Up For Gas in New York Area

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports fuel supplies are diminishing and gas lines are growing in the Garden State. And CNBC's Scott Cohn has the update on recovery efforts in New York.

  • Retail Sector Will Weather the Storm: Expert

    Paul Swinand, equity analyst at Morningstar, tells CNBC he does not think Sandy's impact on the retail sector will be as devastating as people expect.

  • Sandy's Potential Effects on American Voters

    Dominic Dyer, executive director of the American European Institute, tells CNBC that although it is unlikely Sandy caused many Americans to change which presidential candidate they will vote for, he would not be surprised if the storm produces a lower voting turnout among Democrats.

  • Sandy Negatively Impacts Airlines: Pro

    John Strickland, director of JLS Consulting, explains to CNBC that Superstorm Sandy has caused many flight cancellations and that his has been particularly damaging to key East coast airports.

  • Returning to the Trail

    Mitt Romney returned to the campaign trail today and President Obama returns to the trail tomorrow. Where do the polls stand? Ed Goeas, The Tarrance Group President & CEO, offers insight.

  • America Will Recover & Rebuild!

    Sandy has left a devastating trail of destruction along the Northeast. Some early damage estimates are nearing $50 billion, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist.

  • Did Sandy Stall Mitt's Momentum?

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Obama and N.J. Gov. Christie toured devastations from Sandy today; and discussing whether Romney's momentum was stalled by Sandy, with Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; Robert Costa, National Review; and Jonathan Collegio, American Crossroads.

  • Kudlow: Playing Stocks After Hurricane & Before Election

    Larry Kudlow along with top traders Jim Iurio and Jim Lacamp look at how to put money to work as the calendar flips to November.

  • 6.1 Million Still Without Power

    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.

  • Repairing the Rails After Sandy

    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.

  • Eaton CEO: Bipartisan Team Important for Solving Fiscal Cliff

    Eaton Chairman & CEO Sandy Cutler, discusses efforts to getting the power grid back up and running after Sandy, and the approaching fiscal cliff.

  • Sandy to Move the Employment Needle?

    Tens of thousands of homes experienced damage from Sandy, and there's nothing like massive destruction of property and infrastructure for putting people back to work, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Stock Names to Watch After Sandy

    What names investors should keep an eye on throughout the process of rebuilding and recovery after Sandy, with the Fast Money traders and CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Generac CEO: Expect Greater Demand for Permanent Back Ups

    Aaron Jagdfeld, Generac CEO, discusses the high demand for generators ahead of Sandy, and the company's latest quarterly earnings. "Going into 2013, we should see a greater demand for permanently installed back up systems," he says.

  • Carl Icahn Takes 10% Stake in Netflix

    Netflix shares are soaring today, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs; and CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on consumers who are waiting in long lines to stock up on gasoline.

  • Sandy May Be the Fifth Biggest Hurricane in US History 

    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.

  • Historic Day for the Markets

    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.