Humans not influencing all extreme weather events

A new research has revealed that although climate change likely had little impact on the lack of precipitation in the Central US, it did account for about 35 per cent of the extreme warmth experienced in the Eastern US between March and May.

Statue of Liberty to finally reopen on July 4

Months after Superstorm Sandy swamped her little island, the Statue of Liberty will finally welcome visitors again.

Prince Harry tours storm-damaged New Jersey shore

Britain`s Prince Harry toured two New Jersey shore communities devastated six months ago by Superstorm Sandy, viewing destroyed homes, walking on a rebuilt boardwalk and shaking hands with emergency personnel.

Ellis Island museum re-open `not likely` in 2013

The Ellis Island Immigration Museum, which sustained severe damage to its infrastructure from the surging waters of Superstorm Sandy, is not expected to re-open to the public this year, the National Park Service said.

Obama asks $60 bn from US Congress for Sandy aid

US President Barack Obama has requested the Congress for more than 60 billion dollars, for response, recovery and repairs in the wake of the damages caused ‘Superstorm’ Sandy.

Hurricane Sandy damage cost New York $42 bn: US

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said that Superstorm Sandy caused up to 42 billion dollars in devastation in the state.

Obama surveys Sandy-ravaged New York

US President Barack Obama toured areas in New York devastated by the superstorm `Sandy` and met first responders.

New Jersey braces for another significant storm

The storm could bring an inch of rain and sustained winds will reach 25 to 40 miles per hour, with gusts up from 55 to 65 miles per hour.

NY reconnect with pay phones post-storm

In many parts of New York City in the wake of superstorm Sandy, people are waiting in lines to use a relic from the past - the pay phone.

Katie Holmes forced to leave home by superstorm Sandy

Wearing no make-up and dressed in a dowdy grey jumper and jeans, actress Katie Holmes looked as exhausted as the rest of her fellow New Yorkers as she stepped out in Manhattan.

Over 90 killed in superstorm Sandy, upto USD 50 bn losses

The death toll in Superstorm Sandy-hit areas climbed to 92.

Fuel, power shortage hamper post-Sandy recovery efforts

Severe fuel shortages and problems in restoring power to over three million homes are hampering efforts to restore normality to parts of New York and New Jersey wrecked by superstorm Sandy.

New York subways resume limited service

New York`s subway system, a crucial lifeline for the city, resumed limited service today after three days of closure in the wake of superstorm Sandy.

JFK, Newark airports reopen on limited schedule

Two of the biggest airports serving New York - John F Kennedy and Newark Liberty International - have reopened.

`New York`s subway system out of action for days`

The city`s subway system is the most extensive public transportation system in the world by number of stations, with 468 stations in operation and by total length of routes.

Superstorm Sandy looks enormous from space: Sunita Williams

Williams is gearing up for another space walk scheduled for tomorrow to find and repair an ammonia coolant leak at the International Space Station (ISS).

Astronauts see superstorm Sandy from space station

The superstorm that`s ravaging the US East Coast is enormous, even when seen from space.