Nov3th

After Sandy, Wall Street Closed for 2nd Day

  A day after Hurricane Sandy caused severe flooding and power outages to more than 7 million customers in the Northeastern United States, officials in the hard-hit New York metropolitan area are assessing the damage. Jeff Swicord reports on the impact of closing Wall Street for two days.
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Nov2th

How to Help Hurricane Sandy Victims

 If you aren't able to personally provide shelter and supplies to those affected by Hurricane Sandy, it doesn't mean you can't help at all. There are many organizations along the East Coast that are providing shelter, food and other supplies to victims of superstorm Sandy.

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Nov1th

Hurricane Sandy forces businesses to sandbag — and 'pray'

 Sandbags aren’t the most festive Halloween decorations, but Maryland’s waterfront businesses are lining their buildings with them in preparation for “Frankenstorm,” the hybrid hurricane-nor’easter heading up the East coast.Businesses may be boarding up to guard against the rain, wind and even snow set to dump on the mid-Atlantic between Sunday and Wednesday, but they are hoping to stay open through the storm. Merchants know from past experience — especially Hurricane Isabel in 2003 — that flooding at Annapolis City Dock and the Baltimore’s Inner Harbor are likely during a big storm. The storm surge caused by Isabel closed businesses in both cities for days — some for months — and forced several to rebuild. Baltimore’s World Trade Center was closed for a month.

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