A New Jersey high school basketball team is getting an extended vacation in North Texas, thanks to the storm once known as Hurricane Sandy.
It was snowing Tuesday in West Virginia, but the long-term forecast is for partly cloudy conditions with temperatures in the upper 40s for kickoff Saturday afternoon between the Big 12 newcomers.
Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.
President Barack Obama will travel to storm-stricken New Jersey on Wednesday to view damage from the massive storm that struck the East Coast and to thank first responders.
In addition to cutting power to millions and causing massive flooding across New York City, Superstorm Sandy also brought down several high-profile websites.
Sandy has resulted in an estimated 14,000 flights to the New England area being canceled, and that has left travelers waiting to hear when they can start heading east again.
The massive storm that started out as Hurricane Sandy slammed into the east coast and morphed into a huge and problematic system affecting millions of people.
The National Hurricane Center says the storm packing torrential rains and wind roared ashore about 8 p.m. EDT Monday.
Hurricane Sandy has stranded more than a dozen high school students and their chaperones in New York.
The threat of Hurricane Sandy canceled 188 flights were cancelled at DFW Airport on Monday.
Hurricane Sandy has done significant damage to the downtown pier in Ocean City.
Hurricane Sandy has been picked up by another weather disturbance and is now moving faster towards the west.