Superstorm Sandy slams into NJ coast CBS News – 11 minutes ago Last Updated at 8:24 p.m. ET. ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey. Superstorm Sandy slammed into the New Jersey coastline and hurled a record-breaking 13-foot surge of seawater at New York City on Monday, roaring ashore after washing away part of the pier.
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Body found, captain missing after 14 saved from Bounty USA TODAY – 17 minutes ago The HMS Bounty, a replica of the historic British ship, is shown moored at Annapolis, Md., in 2010. It reportedly sank at sea early Monday after the Coast Guard rescued 14 of 16 crewmembers off the coast of North Carolina in the path of Hurricane Sandy.
Construction Crane Partially Collapses at NYC’s One57 Bloomberg – 1 hour ago A crane attached to One57, the luxury apartment tower under construction in midtown Manhattan, partially collapsed amid gusts from Hurricane Sandy.
Citing hurricane, Scott Brown pulls out of final US Senate debate; Elizabeth … Boston.com – 3 hours ago By Michael Levenson, Globe Staff. Senator Scott Brown, citing the danger posed by Hurricane Sandy, has pulled out of his fourth and final debate with Elizabeth Warren, which was scheduled to take place Tuesday evening in Boston and be broadcast live on …
3600 Con Ed customers without power Wall Street Journal – 48 minutes ago Associated Press. NEW YORK – Con Edison isreporting3,600 customers without power. Most of the outages are in Brooklyn. As of 10 a.m.
Behind Decision to Close Markets Wall Street Journal – 1 hour ago Hurricane Sandy forced regulators and exchange operators to keep U.S. stock markets closed Tuesday, in the first weather-related shutdown to last more than one day since the Blizzard of 1888.
Hundreds of thousands without power as Sandy batters East Coast Fox News – 39 minutes ago ‘Superstorm’ Sandy bears down on East Coast. Hurricane Sandy heads north along the East Coast, as experts say the storm will merge with winter storms to create a ‘Frankenstorm’ that could pelt the region with sheets of rain, high winds and heavy snow.