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Study: Climate change to worsen hurricane storm surge

Study: Climate change to worsen hurricane storm surge Continue reading

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Sandy-damaged homes hit market at bargain prices

It could be the premise of a reality TV series: “Hurricane House” — people scouring waterside communities looking to buy homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy at a deep discount. Continue reading

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Sandy officially U.S.’s second-costliest hurricane

Superstorm Sandy was the deadliest hurricane to hit the northeastern U.S. in 40 years and the second-costliest in the nation’s history, according to a report released Tuesday Continue reading

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Why weren’t hurricane warnings issued for Sandy?

There’s a controversy over why government agencies issued no hurricane warnings. Continue reading

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UN climate scientist: Sandy no coincidence

Though it's tricky to link a single weather event to climate change, Hurricane Sandy was “probably not a coincidence” but an example of the extreme weather events that are likely to strike the U.S. more often as the world gets warmer, the U.N Continue reading

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Catastrophe Bonds Unshaken By Sandy, Banner Year Continues

Even Hurricane Sandy hasn’t stopped a banner year for catastrophe bonds. Continue reading

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Pauly D — Angelina Should Have Been Invited to Sandy Telethon

MTV might not have wanted former “Jersey Shore” cast member Angelina Pivarnick for its Hurricane Sandy clean-up benefit “Restore the Shore” — but count Pauly D among those who thought she should have invited.As TMZ first reported, Angelina reached… Continue reading

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Sandy: 150,000 Homes Still Without Power

The delay in restoring electricity to many homes and businesses in the wake of Hurricane Sandy has angered New York residents. Continue reading

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Lights still out in Cuba’s 2nd city after Sandy

Cuba's second city is still struggling to recover from the effects of Hurricane Sandy even as streetlamps in hard-hit lower Manhattan shine brightly and its subways begin rumbling through tunnels again. Continue reading

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Gas prices plunge, partly due to Sandy

The average U.S. price for a gallon of regular gasoline took its biggest drop since 2008 in the past two weeks, due to lower crude oil prices, a big price drop in California and Hurricane Sandy. Continue reading

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