This year, Halloween is nothing if not flexible. Storm-affected towns do their best to keep a soaked holiday still spooky.
The damage caused by Hurricane Sandy was shockingly widespread and severe. It will be days before we fully understand the actual cost to those communities most directly affected—and weeks before we can estimate the cost to our …
Major Charlie Wilson deployed twice to the Iraq war: first, into Kuwait in 2003 and 2004, and then to Balad in 2005 and 2006, both times as an S-1 — personnel officer.
In that slot, he got to see a lot about what makes …
Hurricanes are often associated with soaring gas prices, and sometimes even complaints from drivers about price gouging by gas stations as well. Experts, however, say that Sandy’s effects on gas prices will be mild.
A soldier pets Paris, a military working dog, during a security patrol in Khak-E-Safed, Farah province, Oct. 30.
You can’t smoke in most restaurants and malls, and those laws may be responsible for saving thousands of lives.
In a flash, Hurricane Sandy darkened the heart of New York City, even as much of the rest of the metropolis seemed to live on
The lovely seaside communities of New Jersey (not the TV show) stood in the way of the superstorm as it barreled ashore
After a campaign season in which it was the missing in action issue, climate change roared back into relevancy in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Bill McKibben, the writer-turned-activist behind 350.org, put it in stark terms.
Specialist Brett Hyde keeping guard over the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during Hurricane Sandy, Oct. 29. Gives one chills, and a certain sense of pride, that troops honor their unknown compatriots at Arlington National Cemetery 24/7.
Even before Hurricane Sandy made landfall on the East Coast of the U.S., economists were predicting that the historic storm would cause billions of dollars in damage across more than a dozen states where planes were grounded, …