Global warming and an indebted national flood insurance program are driving up rates for some of NYC's poorest homeowners.
Hurricane Sandy Anniversary: As New York’s Power Grid Prepares For Another Hurricane Sandy, Phone Companies Drop The Line
Many Americans have dropped their landlines — one of the most reliable forms of communication in a power outage. But NYC is getting ready.
Hurricane Sandy Anniversary: New York City's Infrastructure Reconstruction A Work In Progress 2 Years After Superstorm
New York City's subway system is still years away from being Sandy-proof, and residents are still susceptible to flooding.
Of the $15.2 billion in federal aid allocated to help homeowners rebuild, only $1.7 billion has be paid out. What's the hold up?
It has been two years today since Hurricane Sandy formed in the western Caribbean. Here’s a look back at the aftermath of the storm in the U.S.
Hurricane Sandy Anniversary 2014: Two Years After Sandy, Low-Income Jersey Shore Residents Still Suffer
Two years on, many low- and middle-income Sandy victims in New Jersey are still waiting to return home as their neighborhoods change.
Hurricane Sandy Anniversary 2014: Fortifying New York -- How Well Armored Are We For The Next Superstorm?
Climate scientists praise New York's short-term restoration efforts but wonder if the Big Apple is adequately prepared for the coming decades.
Hurricane Sandy Anniversary: Five Ambitious Plans For Protecting New York City From Future Superstorms And Climate Change
With sea levels projected to rise by 2.5 feet in NYC by the 2050s, the city is seriously studying ways to protect itself.
Hurricane Sandy Two Years Later: Amid New Evacuation Routes, New Yorkers Still Question The City's Preparedness
Under the new plans, 37 percent of all New York City homes are located within evacuation zones.
Hurricane Sandy Anniversary 2014: NYC Victims Still Waiting For Home Repair Funding Two Years After Storm Hit New York
Many New York City residents are still rebuilding their homes two years after Hurricane Sandy swept through the region. Why is it taking so long?
Superstorms like Sandy may feel like rare events, but climate scientists warn that these powerful storms are now the new norm. Are we ready?