New York

Before-and-After Aerial Shots of New Jersey's Destroyed Neighborhoods

There sure is a lot of new empty space in these depressing images from NOAA.

Reuters

5 Beneficiaries of Hurricane Sandy

Devastation isn't bad news for everyone.

Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Anger and Tragedy on Staten Island

The city's oft-overlooked fifth borough may have been the community that was hardest hit.

US Coast Guard/Reuters

'We've Built Right Up to the Edge in the Most Foolish Way'

A historian of coastal settlements says we only have ourselves to blame for Sandy's destruction.

For Some New York Bikers, Flooding Was Just a Minor Hassle

Hurricane Sandy left behind untold destruction, painful memories and a wicked new environment for bicycling.

Reuters

Gas Shortage Underscores NYC's Move Away From Hybrid Cabs

A taxi lobby has fought the city's efforts toward a fuel-efficient fleet — and won.

Climate Desk

New York's Gas Crisis Is 'Like Something You See in the Movies'

Brooklyn drivers literally running on empty, stuck in gridlock.

Grim Scenes From New York's Flooded Subway System

Huge parts of the train network remain out of service. Here's why.

Carlo Allegri / Reuters

In New York, the Pay Phone Makes a Comeback, However Briefly

Nothing brings back old technology like a black out.

Reuters

Next for New York: Real Flood Prevention Plans

Once the city recovers, it will have to decide what to do about the next storm.

Andrew Kelly / Reuters

Making Our Coastal Cities More Resilient Can't Wait

Hurricane Sandy is the wake-up call.

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New York's Sustainability Catch-22

The city's greenest asset – its subway system – also became its greatest weakness this week.

Jennifer Sage

Deal of the Day: Cheap Sidewalk Lunch at a Fancy SoHo Restaurant

A silver lining, New York style.

Andrew Kelly/Reuters

No, Looters Did Not Ravage New York During the Hurricane

Keeping calm and carrying on, literally.

Arcadis

5 Ideas That Could Have Prevented Flooding in New York

It's time to start seriously planning for climate change in the city.

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

A Close-Up Look at Breezy Point's Hurricane-Caused Inferno

"I think we all can agree we're seeing complete and utter devastation."

NASA/NOAA

Sandy Was So Big At One Point She Stretched From Chicago to New England

A satellite capture from Tuesday showed the true scale of the massive weather system.

Reuters

On an Eerie New York Halloween

Hurricane Sandy has cast a long, spooky shadow.

EPA

What Would New York Look Like If the Storm Surge Was Permanent?

It would be a lot smaller, for one thing.