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Kristen Kelly with her Russian terrier, Yuri. (credit: Handout)

Dog Swept Away By Floodwaters Found Dead On Long Island

The search for a dog that was swept away by floodwaters in West Babylon during the height of Wednesday’s historic storm has come to a tragic end.

08/14/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Broken Water Pipe Floods Gas Main, Wreaks Havoc In Newark

A busted water service pipe flooded a gas main in Newark Thursday afternoon, forcing the city to cut off water service to some South Ward residents.

02/06/2014

Crotona Park East Water Main Break

Water Main Break Floods Streets; Cuts Service In The West Bronx

A water main burst in the Crotona Park East section of the Bronx Friday afternoon, leaving streets flooded and iced over.

01/24/2014

NJ TRANSIT Bay Head Comet III rail cars next to debris left by Sandy (credit: NJT)

Costly Pre-Sandy Decision Pinned On Mid-Level Management At NJ Transit

A costly decision made in the hours leading up to Superstorm Sandy has been pinned on a mid-level manager at NJ Transit.

10/05/2013

Selden Fire Hydrant

Frustrated Brookhaven Residents Call On Town To Reimburse For Flood Damage

Hatzisarris has a six page list of items lost after the flood, including a computer.

08/01/2013

FILE -- A person waits to cross the street during a rain storm in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Storms Bring Heavy Rain, Wind To Much Of Tri-State Area

Round two of wet weather settled over parts of the Tri-State Area on Thursday evening, pushing monthly rainfall totals within reach of the history books.

06/13/2013

Weather radar Thursday May 23, 2013

Powerful Storms Continue To Come And Go Throughout Tri-State Area

Mother Nature is going to rain on our parade — just in time for Memorial Day weekend

05/23/2013

A flooded street in Hoboken after intense rain early on May 8, 2013 (credit: Patty Royce)

Heavy Rain Causes Flooding Across Tri-State Area Wednesday

Rain in New York City appears to have broken the previous record for this date, set in 1886, when the Big Apple got 2.33 inches.

05/08/2013

Selden Fire Hydrant

L.I. Couple: Snow Plows Finally Come, But End Up Causing 3-Foot Flood

The Town of Brookhaven has been heavily criticized for taking days to plow many streets, and now a couple said after the plows finally came, the drivers caused a flood.

02/16/2013

The scene of a water main break in the Flatiron District (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Subway Lines Back In Service After Flatiron District Flood

The subways were back up and running in the Flatiron District Saturday, after a large water main break flooded a station and disrupted service.

02/02/2013

Cars piled up outside a floodd parking garage in Manhattan following superstorm Sandy - Oct. 31, 2012 (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

FEMA Adds 35K More NYC-Area Buildings To Flood Zones

FEMA released revised maps Monday for parts of the city, including Staten Island, Queens and Brooklyn. New maps for other areas are expected next month.

01/28/2013

Rains and the cresting of nearby waters caused flooding in front of the Hi-Tech auto shop at Farmingdale Rd., and Pompton Plains circle on August 29, 2011 in Wayne, New Jersey. (credit:  Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Authorities Conduct N.J. Repair Sting After Tropical Storm Irene

Back in August, Tropical Storm Irene left thousands of homes across the Garden State flooded and mold-infested. But in addition to the damage, homeowners had to contend with unregistered contractors.

01/04/2012

NJ residents threaten to dredge the Saddle River (credit: CBS 2)

Flood Victims Frustrated Over Lack Of Disaster Aid Funds

If Congress doesn’t act on the spending bill, the Federal Emergency Management Agency says disaster relief could run out this week.

09/25/2011

A statue with a sign stands in front of a restaurant after flooding caused by Hurricane Irene damaged the village of  Windham, NY.(Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)

What The Heck Is An ‘Areal’ Flood Warning Anyway??

You may have noticed our use of the word “areal” in the yellow or red bar at the top of this page, prompting some visitors to tell us that we had misspelled the word. In fact, we did not.

09/08/2011

Metro-North Train Tracks (credit: CBS 2)

Floodwaters Ruin Metro-North Train Tracks In Connecticut

In Connecticut, Metro-North said it will take at least two weeks to replace the support under train tracks on the Danbury Line.

03/09/2011

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