Build It Back Program Status Report Shows 90 Percent Of Applications Say They've Received No HelpThe status report from the city's Department of Investigation shows of 14,000 applications to the Built it Back program, 90 percent of which say they have not seen any help.
New Jersey Car Dealer Admits To Selling Sandy-Flooded CarsA used car dealer in New Jersey has admitted selling seven vehicles that sustained flood damage during Superstorm Sandy after a Motor Vehicle Commission office employee created clean titles for them.
CBS 2 Gets Results: Cleaning Crews Arrive To Clear Out Mold Filled Queens HomeCBS 2 previously reported on mold and trash that had built up in homes that were abandoned after the storm. On Tuesday, CBS 2 got action.
Schumer, Menendez Fight Proposal That Could Allocate Sandy Funds For Nationwide UseSen. Schumer called the possibility of HUD opening up remaining Sandy funding for a national resiliency competition, unacceptable.
Fishermen Suing New York City Over Shellfish Beds Allegedly Contaminated During SandyThe Baymen's Protective Association says that sewage outflows from wastewater plants crippled by storm contaminated fishing grounds.
Storm Battered L.I. Family Spends Third Thanksgiving Away From HomeTheir home was gutted by Irene and rebuilt but Sandy filled it with 6 ft. of flood water. Now, Katie and Liam are struggling to rebuild.
LaGuardia Airport To Get $37M In Anti-Flood AidThe projects include installing flood barrier berms, concrete floodwalls and gravity drains as well as replacing generators and rehabilitating the airport's power distribution grid, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Sandy Recovery Won't Come Soon Enough For Union Beach Residents There are plans for levees, flood walls and pump stations, but the Army Corp Of Engineers won't start work in Union Beach until 2015.
Judge Rejects City's Evacuation Plans For The Disabled During EmergenciesA federal judge has ruled that New York City has violated the law by failing to adequately plan for the evacuation and protection of disabled people during emergencies such as Superstorm Sandy or the Sept. 11 attacks.
Photos: From Despair To Repair, One Year After Superstorm SandyMany residents of the Rockaways and neighboring Breezy Point are reflecting on the progress made over the past year while acknowledging the problems still evident. Meanwhile, In New Jersey, the Seaside Heights boardwalk and amusement park remains under construction one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012, and damaged again in September 2013 by an electrical fire.
Some Sandy Survivors Still Homeless, Say Zoning Regulations Keep Them From RebuildingNick Honachefsky's home in Camp Osborn, N.J., was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. He joined us on The Couch to tell us about his story -- and why he's not sure he can rebuild just yet.
'Radio Free' Montone: Still Stronger Than The Storm "I'm from Jersey," she said, "I love the water."
Four Charities Agree To Accelerate Spending For Sandy Relief EffortsThree other charities have agreed to a timetable for spending money still sitting in the bank on the storm's anniversary. They are the New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church; Kids in Distressed Situations; and a foundation established by New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.
Diana Nyad Completes 48-Hour Sandy Charity Swim In Herald Square"It honestly was tougher than I ever imagined it to be,'' the 64-year-old Nyad said as she emerged from the pool at 8:48 a.m. Thursday. "I thought compared to these long, ultra-swims in the ocean this would be somewhat easy and it was a bear."
Diana Nyad Attempts 48-Hour Swim To Raise Money For Sandy VictimsNyad, 64, will attempt to swim for 48 hours in a 40-yard pool set up in Herald Square.