- -Sandy May Be the Worst Storm Ever (ABC News)
"Recovery efforts after the widespread devastation and destruction caused by superstorm Sandy could be among the most expensive in United States history." 11-12
- Katrina Survivors to Sandy Survivors: Your Life Before Isn't Coming Back (CNN News)
"Romero became a photographer after Katrina because words kept failing her. When she tried to talk about it, her words were inadequate."
" 'Understand that the life you had before something like this isn't coming back, and that's not always a bad thing,' she said. 'Discover and make yourself anew.' "
"Writer Michael Tisserand and his wife, Tami, took damage to their home in Katrina. They and their two kids -- now 11 and 14 -- moved in with a friend."
"You're going to need lightness. Your sense of humor will be tested. Use it a lot."
"Don't be afraid to give or receive help, he said. Don't sit inside." 11-12
- Sandy Survivors Push for Normalcy (CNN News)
"A little less than 4.9 million customers across the eastern United States were still in the dark early Thursday, down from the nearly 8 million who lost power shortly after the storm hit." 11-12
- Stars Raise Funds for Sandy Victims (CNN News)
"New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie recently said the latest estimates of Sandy-related storm costs in his state were $36.8 billion, while New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo told reporters the total cost in his state was $41 billion."
"Concert organizers said the event was accessible to 2 billion people worldwide, through television and Web sites. 'We are having high donation volume on the web,' they said on the concert's Twitter page late Wednesday." 12-12
- Ways to Help Sandy Survivors (CNN News)
"The Red Cross had to cancel about 300 blood drives because of the storm and supplies are running low. Visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS to schedule a donation appointment in your area. The New York Blood Center is also collecting blood donations in the New York/New Jersey area." 11-12