Superstorm Sandy

PHOTOS: Hurricane Sandy Now and Then

The Huffington Post | Tahira Mirza, Elliot Wagland | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK

Hurricane Sandy hit the Northeastern coast of America exactly a year ago today affecting 24 states, taking 285 lives and estimated damages amounted to...

From Noa's Ark to Superstorm Sandy - The Rise and Rise of CliFi

Hannah Gal | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Gal

CliFi reads the sign at central London's Foyles book shop, pointing to a temptingly inviting stack of Climate Fact and Fiction books, a vivid testimony to the meteoric rise of the relatively new genre.

The Republican Party Needs Its Very Own Reformation

Robert Simpson | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Politics
Robert Simpson

Chris Christie, despite some obvious obstacles, has managed to successfully create a blue print for how a modern conservative leader can stay relevant and popular whilst seeing through real conservative policies.

Pictures Of The Year: The Best Photos And Images From 2012

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 27.12.2012 | UK

It's been an incredible year for photography and over the past 12 months we have been fortunate and also unfortunate enough to witness some of the mos...

WATCH: Hurricane Sandy Benefit Concert Live

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Some have dubbed it the biggest music event in history and a look at the line-up reveals why. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will kick thi...

Macca To Replace Cobain In Nirvana Reunion

WENN | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sir Paul McCartney is to fill in for Kurt Cobain as the surviving members of Nirvana reunite at the Superstorm Sandy benefit in New York on Wednesday....

WATCH: Aussies 'Dodge Death' In Crane Collapse

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

Construction workers and students narrowly "dodged death" when a crane erupted into flames and collapsed in Sydney, Australia, reports the Sunday Morn...

Computer Animation Shows Explosive Development Of Superstorm Sandy

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK Tech

Using 800 infrared images scientists have produced an amazing computer animation that shows the incredible development of Hurricane Sandy – and its ...

Then And Now Pictures..

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill and Elliot Wagland | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK

With Superstorm Sandy - seeing is believing. Huffington Post UK's Picture Editor Elliot Wagland has tracked down some astonishing then-and-now pict...

The King Is Dead, Long Live the King

Kay Burley | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Politics
Kay Burley

More than 1,000 people live in dirty, rat-infested underground flood tunnels way beneath Caesar's Palace at The Luxor casino hotels. Disease and highly poisonous spiders are the major concern. Begging and 'dumpster diving' for food is how they survive. Many of those who call this home are former war veterans or those who came to Las Vegas in pursuit of the American dream. Drink, drugs and depression are now their way of life. So, who do the residents of underground Vegas want to win on Tuesday? I'll be finding out as I spend the next few days broadcasting for Sky News from Nevada.

The Week That Was: The Calm After the Storm

Carla Buzasi | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK
Carla Buzasi

You can't of course mention Sandy without talking about the US presidential election. By putting partisan politics to the side for just a few days and acting as the President his country so clearly wants, Obama has enjoyed a bump in the polls that has brought him, if not into a convincing lead, at least into a position where the outcome is too close to call. That might not be enough to keep the keys to the White House if the likes of Rupert Murdoch have anything to do with it.

Murdoch Tweets Fears Of Obama Victory In Blunt Style

Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 03.11.2012 | UK Politics

With three days to go until the US election, media mogul Rupert Murdoch has thrown in his two pennies’ worth in typically blunt style – tweeting t...

Pictures Of The Day Live: 2nd November 2012

Posted 02.11.2012 | UK

Huffington Post Picture Desk Live: Scroll down for the best news, entertainment, culture and sports pictures of the day, brought to you by The Huffing...

Has Superstorm Sandy Chosen Who the Next US President Is?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Politics
Dr Raj Persaud

Extreme disasters which occur just before an election, do appear to sway voters, the latest research has found.

Superstorm Sandy 'Caused By Iranian Secret Engineering With Help From The Brave Lions Of Syria'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

The Superstorm which battered America’s East Coast killing at least 50 people was allegedly caused by top-secret Iranian engineering, as championed ...

Hurricane Sandy's News Coverage: A Case of Tasteless Favouritism?

Kiran Kaur | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK
Kiran Kaur

As a result of Hurricane Sandy, the current Caribbean death toll is greater than the current US death toll although news coverage would suggest otherwise. There are already victims yet the focus is on the prospective fatalities - namely in America.

UK Airlines To Resume Flights To New York

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

UK airlines are hoping to resume flights to and from New York later on Wednesday after superstorm Sandy caused widespread devastation, throwing holida...

Superstorm Sandy Put US Election Campaign On Hold

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

With only a week to go before voters head to the polls to elect the next American president, Mitt Romney and Barack Obama should be vigorously campaig...

#FakeSandy Pictures Include Photoshopped Shark And Hollywood Movies (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK

Dramatic images of Superstorm Sandy appeared across Facebook, Twitter and blogs as the storm hit the US East Coast - but many were not what they seeme...

WATCH: Videos Reveal How Sandy Snapped Trees Liked Matchsticks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

The sheer power of superstorm Sandy has been shown in a number of videos uploaded to social networking site YouTube. The storm, which lashed out w...

Brits Stranded By Superstorm Sandy Tweet About Frustrations

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

Thousands of Brits remain stranded in the US as Superstorm Sandy wreaks havoc across America and Canada. Holidaymakers have also seen their plans t...

Sandy Batters US East Coast

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

Superstorm Sandy battered parts of the East Coast of the US overnight, with at least 13 dead. Five and a half million people do not have power and ...