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Sandy victims shiver with cold and darkness

Nearly 2.7 million Americans in 15 states and in the Columbia District are still without power after Hurricane Sandy hit the country. The people affected are concerned as the winter approaches and the temperature begins to drop rapidly. However, power company officials say it...
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New York Marathon is canceled by hurricane Sandy

NEW YORK, USA Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the marathon of New York City of 42 miles scheduled for this Sunday has been canceled amid recovery efforts after Hurricane Sandy. The news comes after Bloomberg said a few days ago that the marathon would not be suspended arguing that...

Hurricane Sandy forces evacuations in New York

New York authorities ordered the evacuation of more than 375,000 inhabitants of the Great Apple, along with the closing of schools on the lower areas of the city due to the threat of hurricane Sandy. The arrival of this natural phenomenon has set a high alert in many states. The...

Hurricane Isaac Could Flood Mississippi River

Hurricane Isaac has become a tropical depression as it continues to throw intensive rains while threatening to flood the valley of the Mississippi River. During his crossing Isaac claimed the death of two people, and continues to assail with heavy rains the states of Louisiana...

Hurricane Isaac Grazes New Orleans

The strong winds and heavy rains of Hurricane Isaac grazed the city of New Orleans, but not without letting it feel the full force of the storm. The tropical phenomena dumped nearly a foot of rain on its desolate streets. However the system of levee pumps, walls and gates helped...

Hurricane Isaac Approaches New Orleans

Hurricane Isaac strength pushed water over a rural levee and took out the power, it also flooded beach-front roads before dawn in Louisiana and Mississippi as it began a slow slog inland from the Gulf of Mexico. Powerful wind gusts and heavy rains assailed the empty streets of...

Isaac Becomes a Hurricane near Louisiana Coast

The Tropical Storm Isaac became a Hurricane as it approaches the coast of Louisiana with winds of at least 75 mph. Forecasters are concerned about that the slow-moving storm will dump a lot of rain. Hurricane Isaac is gaining strength as it moves towards Louisiana while it swirls...

Ophelia was downgraded to tropical storm

U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) reported today that hurricane “Ophelia” was downgraded to a tropical storm since it weakened today as it headed to Terranova (Canada) by the Atlantic Ocean. “Ophelia” is approximately 85 kilometers west-southwest of...