The crazy winds of Hurricane Sandy uprooted a historic tree in New Haven, Connecticut, revealing a human skeleton that may date back to colonial times. Hartman says the tree was planted on the green in 1909 on the 100th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s birth. He says the remains likely belong to one of thousands of people buried there in Colonial times. The remains will be evaluated by the state medical examiner.
Hurricane Sandy Aims For East Coast As a ‘Frankenstorm’ - As Category 2 Hurricane Sandy continues to lash the Bahamas with strong winds, heavy rain, and a damaging storm surge, computer models were projecting even more dire scenarios for locations along the East Coast of the U.S. from Virginia north to Maine, with an intense, perhaps even historic, storm making landfall there early next week. Most projections from Thursday were indicating that Sandy will slam much of the northeastern…
A driver maneuvers his car along a wet road as a wave crashes against the Malecon in Havana, Cuba, on October 25, 2012. Hurricane Sandy blasted across eastern Cuba on Thursday as a potent Category 2 storm and headed for the Bahamas
The Category 1 hurricane is set to rock the Eastern seaboard tonight into the early week (tell me about it, stud) and already has tens of millions of people longing for those bygone summer nights. GROAN!
Hurricane Sandy (unofficially known as "Superstorm Sandy") was the deadliest and most destructive hurricane of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season, as well as the second-costliest hurricane in United States history. Classified as the eighteenth named storm, tenth hurricane and second major hurricane of the year, Sandy was a Category 3 storm at its peak While it wathe storm became the largest Atlantic hurricane on record (as measured by diameter, with winds spanning 1,100 miles
Weather forecasters have already given the storm the nickname "Frakenstorm" due to Hurricane Sandy's expected arrival so close to Halloween. The storm is currently a Category 2 hurricane, and, is barreling up the East coast of the United States. Regardless of where "Sandy" makes landfall air traffic, and, many other forms of mass transit will be effected in the greater New York Tri-state area.