In the Garden State, Republican Gov. Chris Christie holds a huge lead over his Democratic challenger, state Sen. Barbara Buono, in his re-election bid.
Generac Chief Executive Aaron Jagdfeld insists his company is not just watching the weather.
The leading U.S. maker of home and business standby generators said it was impossible to trace the company's recent trajectory of success to last year's Hurricane Sandy, the surprise "snowtober" blizzard of 2011, or any one of a number of other East Coast storms.
"We're trying to create our own awareness, to create our own storm, if you will," Jagdfeld told Wall Street analysts last Thursday in announcing an 85 percent increase in profits for the quarter.
It's the most infamous left turn in weather history.
One year ago this weekend, as Hurricane Sandy roared up the East Coast, it was about to make its unprecedented turn to the west, heading for its ferocious and tragic landfall in New Jersey as a "Superstorm" on Oct. 29, 2012.
How unprecedented? "We looked into the tracks of past hurricanes, and there's not a single track like Sandy," according to Peter Hoeppe, head of geo risks research with global insurance firm Munich Re.
President Obama is visiting New Jersey today to review the progress of the state’s recovery from Hurricane Sandy. Once again, the President and the Governor are linked together in a very public manner.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) is a former fighter. It is obvious that he withstood too many blows to the head and is now literally punch drunk.
Some in Louisiana are hopping mad at Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and want an apology for comments he made comparing Hurricane Sandy to Hurricane Katrina which destroyed much of South Louisiana.
According to a number of Republican presidential wannabes, the outcome of the presidential election was a fiasco, a major disaster for the GOP. And the excuses keep pouring in.
With the Middle East on high-alert as Israel and the Hamas exchange rockets, who is the Americans supporting--the Jewish state or the Palestinians? Also, how does the nation feel about the relationship between climate change and storms such as Sandy which has damaged major parts of the NorthEast Coast of the United States?
Happy Halloween ya'll.
As we take a look at LoRead Moreuisiana organizations today, our hearts go out to those in need who have been devastated by the recent Hurricane/tropical storm Sandy. Now, for our not-for-profits..today's news focuses upon the Emeril Lagasse Foundation, St. Paul's Homecoming, Hurricane Isaac, Braithwaite, and Teacher's Rock. Here are the respective news stories and press releases:
Should the U.S. Congress postpone the Presidential and other elections due to the Hurricane and now tropical storm?