Prepping for climate change with resilient buildings in NYC

Hurricane Sandy was a wake-up call for many Americans who never expected to see climate change on their doorstep. The superstorm ravaged New York City and surrounding metro areas with disastrous flooding and power outages.

The 11 'billion-dollar' weather disasters of 2012

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has released a preliminary list of the most extreme weather events in the US of 2012.

Phone outages to continue, warns FCC

The FCC has warned that as many as 25 percent of cellphone towers in 10 states have been knocked out of service by Hurricane Sandy, along with a quarter of cable services.

Google offers superstorm Public Alerts

Google is offering safety alerts and has launched a set of interactive maps tracking the progress of Hurricane Sandy as it slams into the US East Coast.

Man in line for Wii U forced to evacuate

The massive storm that is ravaging the East Coast has forced the very first man in line for a Wii U to leave.

Hurricane Sandy cancels major Google event

A major Google Android event was scheduled to take place in an area of New York City that is currently in the middle of a mandatory evacuation.