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# hurricane-sandy - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Family lose dog during Hurricane Sandy, find it almost two years later in a pound An American Tail

Family lose dog during Hurricane Sandy, find it almost two years later in a pound

Hurricane Sandy hit in October 2012. Last week, the James family finally found their dog Reckless.

# hurricane-sandy - Sunday 9 June, 2013

From The Score The Irish football team visit Hurricane Sandy victims in New York Visitors This post contains images

The Irish football team visit Hurricane Sandy victims in New York

The team met with numerous survivors of last October’s destruction.

# hurricane-sandy - Sunday 12 May, 2013

What can Irish firefighters learn from Superstorm Sandy?

A New York fire fighter visited Cork this week to talk to the Irish Chief Officers Association annual conference – here’s some of what he told them.

# hurricane-sandy - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Ireland pledges $50k in funding for New York community devastated by Hurricane Sandy Sandy This post contains images

Ireland pledges $50k in funding for New York community devastated by Hurricane Sandy

The Government funding is part of a $320,000 totbal to be provided to community projects in the areas most affected by Sandy.

# hurricane-sandy - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Column: Climate change warnings should put the heat on all of us

The last 12 months have seen unprecedented climatic developments, writes Gavin Harte. Are we going to heed the warning?

# hurricane-sandy - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Superstorm Sandy: Congress to vote on aid after stinging rebuke from governor Superstorm Sandy This post contains videos

Superstorm Sandy: Congress to vote on aid after stinging rebuke from governor

New Jersey governor Chris Christie pulled no punches in condemning “toxic internal politics” within his own Republican party.

# hurricane-sandy - Thursday 13 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge You want to see Paul McCartney playing with Nirvana, right? Polly Wants A Macca This post contains videos

You want to see Paul McCartney playing with Nirvana, right?

Predictably, Courtney Love is not impressed.

# hurricane-sandy - Sunday 25 November, 2012

From The Score NHL stars forget lock-out woes to compete in Hurricane Sandy fundraiser Sports Relief This post contains videos

NHL stars forget lock-out woes to compete in Hurricane Sandy fundraiser

Over 30 of North America’s finest ice hockey talents combined for heavy checks and generous cheques.

# hurricane-sandy - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

From The Score VIDEO: ‘We take care of our business, and then we go home to deal with the dark’ Pep Talk This post contains videos

VIDEO: ‘We take care of our business, and then we go home to deal with the dark’

Coach Victor Nazario delivered this inspirational pep talk to a high school football team hit hard by Hurricane Sandy.

# hurricane-sandy - Thursday 8 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Look at these Hurricane Sandy charity t-shirts Hurricane Sandy

Look at these Hurricane Sandy charity t-shirts

They’re a little unsettling, but all profits go towards relief efforts.

Snowstorm hits as US north-east recovers from Sandy

In New York and New Jersey, rain and heavy wind carried the potential to swamp homes again and toppled trees wrenched loose by Sandy.

# hurricane-sandy - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Explainer: What is reinsurance, and how does it help cover natural disasters?

With the costs of Hurricane Sandy expected to be at least €20 billion, insurers will be looking to reinsurance companies to cover most of the bill. But what are they?

From The Score Hello ladies (and Bernard)! It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere This post contains images

Hello ladies (and Bernard)! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Gary Lineker recalls Jimmy Hill’s sage advice, while Giuseppe Rossi does his bit for the Hurricane Sandy victims.

# hurricane-sandy - Saturday 3 November, 2012

From The Score New York marathon runners vent frustration Disappointment

New York marathon runners vent frustration

Some of those prevented from competing expressed their understanding, while others were less sympathetic.

From The Score VIDEO: Knicks give New York plenty to cheer about in win over Heat Ballin' This post contains videos

VIDEO: Knicks give New York plenty to cheer about in win over Heat

Just days after Hurricane Sandy flooded the streets around Madison Square Garden, the venue showcased a shock defeat for Miami.

# hurricane-sandy - Friday 2 November, 2012

From The Score Common sense: NYC cancels marathon Sandy Recovery

Common sense: NYC cancels marathon

Mayor Michael Bloomberg rowed back on his initial decision to let the race go ahead, calling it a ‘a source of controversy and division’.

# hurricane-sandy - Thursday 1 November, 2012

From The Score NFL owners, players donate $1 million to Sandy relief Sandy

NFL owners, players donate $1 million to Sandy relief

A pre-game salute will also be made to first response crews at all NFL games this weekend, the league said today.

Shell confirms superstorm Sandy triggers oil spill

Company doesn’t specify amount of oil spilled but says it is located off New York City.

# hurricane-sandy - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

From The Score This NBA star’s top-class Range Rover is currently under water NBA

This NBA star’s top-class Range Rover is currently under water

Sucks to be Amar’e Stoudemire.

From The Daily Edge 15 photos of people’s food supplies for superstorm Sandy Sandy This post contains images
From The Score NYC tries to recover from storm as marathon nears Sandy

NYC tries to recover from storm as marathon nears

Irish entrants to this year’s marathon in the Big Apple are facing a long road to the start line.

# hurricane-sandy - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Cuba urged to allow duty-free imports after storm

Cuba’s government has been asked to help victims of Hurricane Sandy by suspending duties on imports of basic necessities such as food and medicine.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Superstorm Sandy: Governor says he will reschedule Halloween if necessary

The weather can mess with Chris Christie all it likes, he’ll just whip out his Executive Order and do what he wants.

From The Daily Edge Best Hurricane Sandy videobomb so far Horsing Around This post contains videos
From The Daily Edge 13 essential celebrity tips for surviving superstorm Sandy Sandy This post contains images

13 essential celebrity tips for surviving superstorm Sandy

Famous people were at risk too, you know.

LIVE: Watch the Weather Channel’s coverage of Hurricane Sandy Hurricane Sandy This post contains videos

LIVE: Watch the Weather Channel’s coverage of Hurricane Sandy

The hurricane is now just hours from making landfall. Watch live coverage from the United States right here.

# hurricane-sandy - Monday 29 October, 2012

14 rescued, 2 still missing after Hurricane sinks ‘HMS Bounty’

The tall ship – a replica of the one made famous by its mutiny – sank off North Carolina after being caught in Hurricane Sandy.

PHOTOS: New York battens down the hatches as Sandy approaches Frankenstorm This post contains images

PHOTOS: New York battens down the hatches as Sandy approaches

The Metropolitan Transport Authority has locked up the train network ahead of Sandy’s landfall this evening.

Irish citizens advised not to travel to eastern US until Sandy passes

The Department of Foreign Affairs says you shouldn’t travel until Sandy passes, and the damage can be evaluated.

‘Don’t be stupid. Get out.’ – Mass shut down as Sandy approaches US

Financial markets have closed and residents along the Eastern Seaboard have been told to evacuate as Hurricane Sandy approaches.

# hurricane-sandy - Sunday 28 October, 2012

New York: Thousands evacuated, subways closed down in advance of massive storm

The city is applying precautions ahead of the ‘megastorm’ headed towards the US east coast.

US presidential race jolted by looming ‘megastorm’

The candidates are forced to cancel some appearances as states of emergency are declared across eight states.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before your (belated) brekkie…

# hurricane-sandy - Saturday 27 October, 2012

‘Frankenstorm’ downgraded to tropical storm

Meteorologists have downplayed the rhetoric around Hurricane Sandy.

# hurricane-sandy - Friday 26 October, 2012

Hurricane Sandy death toll rises to 38 in Caribbean

Hurricane Sandy raged through the Bahamas today after leaving 38 people dead across the Caribbean.

Hurricane Sandy kills 21 in Caribbean, takes aim at US

Forecasters have warned that the massive hurricane could now merge with North American weather systems and morph into a powerful hybrid that US media have dubbed a “Frankenstorm.”

# hurricane-sandy - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Hurricane Sandy strikes Cuba, Jamaica Hurricane Sandy This post contains images

Hurricane Sandy strikes Cuba, Jamaica

One person was killed in Jamaica while 1,700 people were evacuated in Santiago de Cuba as a precautionary measure.