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1 hr ago | Crooks and Liars

Near Miss: The Solar Superstorm Of July 2012

After taking a shot at Mitt Romney, his criticism of the government "picking winners and losers" and comparing the government's track record to Bain Capital's record in that regard, Jon Stewart reminded us of what the real problem is that Romney and At a so-called "storm relief event" on Tuesday, GOP hopeful Mitt Romney repeatedly refused to answer ... (more)


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Brooklyn Paper

GREENPOINT: Ferry timely! G'point boat service restored as G's Queens connection cut

The city promises that Greenpoint ferry service is coming back this morning, hours after the G train's Queens tunnel shutdown.


Related Topix: Queens, NY, New York, NY, Hurricane, Weather

The Brooklyn Paper


Build it Back opening doors for homeowners: When she registered for Build It Back in October, Noelle Adamik of Gerritsen Beach was told she might wait more than a year for repair work on her damaged basement door, but after the Mayor DeBlasio announced changes to the program, Adamik's project was fast-tracked.


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WICU12 Erie

Helicopter Team and Local Volunteers Practice Water Rescues

A lot of people in the Lake City area today were surprised to see two noisy Black Hawk helicopters in the skies.


Related Topix: Lake City, PA, Pennsylvania, Natural Disasters, Flood, Hurricane, Weather, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

The Jersey Journal

New Seaside boardwalk walking tour app recounts Hurricane Sandy, boardwalk fire

SEASIDE PARK - In less than 11 months, the Seaside boardwalk was dealt two historic and devastating blows: Hurricane Sandy and a massive boardwalk fire.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Seaside Park, NJ, Seaside Heights, NJ

New York Daily News

New Jersey family splits winning lottery pool of $20 million

The Endreson family of Ocean County, who are 17 brothers and sisters, are splitting their winnings after pooling their spare change for a decade -- inspired by their mother, Flossie Clark-Endreson, who wanted to buy a Jersey Shore bungalows for all of them, but the winnings will now go to Hurricane Sandy repairs.


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Russia to give Cuba $1m to restore damage from Hurricane Sandy

Officials with the Russian Foreign Ministry said that Russia would give Cuba a million dollars for the restoration of damaged housing in the province of Santiago de Cuba.


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Courier News

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 26 and laterWhat's happening ...

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 26 and later News from Bridgewater, Monroe, Old Bridge, Plainsboro, Somerville and Central Jersey.


Related Topix: Somerville, NJ, Hurricane, Weather, US News, FEMA, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, US Senate, Somerset County, NJ


G Train Riders Prepare for Summer Shutdown

G train riders have seen this before, as service on the line will be disrupted because of repairs to a tunnel flooded by Hurricane Sandy.


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Workshops to help storm victims with recoveryWorkshops to help storm...

Workshops to help storm victims with recovery The Long Branch Concordance Family Success Center is offering three events for families.


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Poteau Daily News & Sun

Choctaw firefighters home after battling out-of-state wild land fire

Recently, two forestry team members returned from a 16-day stent in Arizona battling an intense fire on Apache lands.


Related Topix: Fire, Talihina, OK, Hurricane, Weather

The Washington Post

Save the planet, and the economy

Good economic decisions require good data. And to get good data, we must account for all relevant variables.


Related Topix: Global Warming, Weather, Hurricane, Opinion, US Politics, US News

Vancouver Courier

Pacific Spirit: Putting Buddhist words into practice

Driven by their Buddhist beliefs, 30 women in Taiwan in 1966 began putting aside an equivalent of about two cents of their grocery money each day.


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The Brooklyn Paper

GREENPOINT: Greenpoint ferry-dock repair down to the wire as G cutoff looms

Ready for outrage: State Sen. Daniel Squadron is prepared to inveigh against the ferry's overseers further if the Greenpoint pier is not operational by Saturday.


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Sentinel & Enterprise

Guest Column: It's hurricane season -- just ask Arthur

The hurricane season arrived with a glancing blow by Hurricane Arthur recently. Luckily, our region was mostly spared.


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Nebraska teens converge at the Shore to help with Sandy cleanup

A two-day drive from home, they came on buses from across the country. They watched as the cornfields of rural America morphed into the lush, deciduous trees separating major East Coast cities.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Jersey Shore, PA, Family, Teenagers

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Martha's Vineyard Times

Water Street in Vineyard Haven lived up to its name during Hurricane Sandy.

On Wednesday, Governor Deval Patrick signed a bill aimed at relieving homeowners beset with rising flood insurance premiums.


Related Topix: Flood, Natural Disasters, Hurricane, Weather, Vineyard Haven, MA, US Governors, Deval Patrick, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Alamogordo Daily News

40K more visit White Sands

Daily News Tom Gutierrez, of Albuquerque, looks at an exhibit at White Sands National Monument on Wednesday.


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Jacksonville Daily News

National Parks see decline in visitors

Last year's government shutdown resulted in a decline in visitors at national parks, but Cape Lookout National Seashore remains a strong contributor to the area's economy.


Related Topix: US National Parks, Cape Lookout National Seashore, Hurricane, Weather, Carteret County, NC

The Jersey Journal

New tide gate in Wood-Ridge to curtail Meadowlands flooding

WOOD-BRIDGE - A new tide gate in Berry's Creek will help corral the salty tidal water that would otherwise regularly flood Meadowlands towns.


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