Part of a nuclear power plant was shut down late Monday while another plant _ the nation's oldest _ was put on alert after waters from superstorm Sandy rose 6 feet above sea level.
A Maryland man was killed Monday night when a tree fell on a house as Sandy moved through the D.C. area.
As Hurricane Sandy raged through one of the country's most densely populated regions, it created a surge in online traffic Monday as people sought weather-related news and various forms of online entertainment.
The National Weather Service says the Potomac River is likely to experience its worst floods in 16 years in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
The Route 90 bridge into Ocean City has reopened after being closed to all but emergency traffic as high winds and heavy rain intensify during the arrival of Hurricane Sandy.
The storm called Sandy messily morphed from hurricane into hybrid storm, losing the hurricane part of its name, but not the weather mayhem surrounding it.
Rains locally could swell area rivers immediately and the rivers could rise further when runoff from locations upstream arrives several days later. That means that there will be flooding issues for quite a while.
Fire officials say four unoccupied buildings have collapsed in Hurricane Sandy.
The state health department says a woman was killed in a Montgomery County crash related to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, but county police say the accident may have other causes.
Maryland State Police and highway officials say the westbound lanes of Interstate 68 are blocked by tractor-trailers struggling to climb Big Savage Mountain in a blizzard.
Gov. Martin O'Malley says about 50 to 60 people have been evacuated from a development in Crisfield after a tidal surge flooded homes on the first floor.
Fairfax County has ordered Fenwick Drive and Arlington Terrace in the Huntington area to evacuate immediately.
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