Amtrak cancels northeast service ahead of Sandy

Amtrak says it is canceling service across the northeastern U.S. on Monday as Hurricane Sandy threatens to create a wet, windy mess in the region.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:24pm EDT

Superstorm cuts short Statue of Liberty reopening

The Statue of Liberty has officially reopened to the public after a renovation project. The public will just have wait until a massive storm has passed to see it.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:15pm EDT

Dune breach closes major Del. evacuation route

A major highway in coastal southern Delaware is closed after ocean water breached sand dunes along the road.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:08pm EDT

Worcester orders evacuation of waterfront homes

Worcester County is ordering people to evacuate waterfront property.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 04:07pm EDT

Road west from Md. Eastern Shore backed up

Drivers leaving Maryland's Eastern Shore ahead of Hurricane Sandy are finding a backup before they reach the Bay Bridge.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 02:15pm EDT

Early voting backup plans in place due to Sandy

With Hurricane Sandy barreling up the East Coast, local governments are putting contingency plans in place if early voting is disrupted.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 02:13pm EDT

BGE prepares for widespread outages

Baltimore Gas & Electric says it's planning for hundreds of thousands of outages in central Maryland as a result of Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 01:08pm EDT

Obama signs Md. emergency declaration

President Obama has declared an emergency in Maryland and ordered federal agencies to help state and local governments respond to the effects of Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 12:41pm EDT

Hurricane Sandy to drop snow in East Tennessee

The expected landfall of Hurricane Sandy along the eastern coast is expected to bring snow to the higher elevations of East Tennessee beginning Monday morning.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 12:31pm EDT

Voluntary evacuations underway in Havre de Grace

Voluntary evacuations are underway in Havre de Grace, a low-lying town at the mouth of the Susquehanna River.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 12:16pm EDT

Tips on preparing for East Coast superstorm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency offers tips on how to prepare for Hurricane Sandy and other tropical storms. Sandy is expected to be especially disastrous when it merges with a winter storm system, bringing powerful winds, rain, snow and storm surge along the Eastern Seaboard.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 11:29am EDT

D.C. handing out sandbags Sunday

The D.C. Department of Public Works will be handing out sandbags Sunday to residents.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 11:20am EDT

Alexandria handing out sandbags Sunday

Given the potential for heavy rain, the city of Alexandria is warning residents and local businesses to prepare for possible flooding.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 08:38am EDT

Driving tips for inclement weather, power outages

Drivers should keep these tips in mind for navigating their way safely during and after the oncoming storm:

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 07:17am EDT

Digital readiness: How to prepare devices for the storm

The power goes out and the digital devices go on. But what happens when the battery life is drained?

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 07:12am EDT

Charles County offers free sand, bags

Charles County officials are offering residents free sand and bags to protect property from Hurricane Sandy.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 03:53am EDT

National Christmas Tree planted days before massive storm

A new National Christmas Tree was planted Saturday morning - just days before Hurricane Sandy is expected to wreak havoc in the District.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 03:26am EDT

Storm supplies to have on hand

Whether it's a mega-storm, a hurricane or a snow storm, there are storm supplies families should always have on hand.

Sunday - 10/28/2012, 03:08am EDT

Sandy forces Romney, Obama to cancel Va. rallies

Hurricane Sandy has prompted the two presidential campaigns to cancel scheduled events in Virginia.

Saturday - 10/27/2012, 11:31pm EDT

Coast Guard restricts access to ports in Va., Md.

The approach of Hurricane Sandy has prompted the Coast Guard to restrict access to ports in the coastal waters of the eastern shore of Maryland and Virginia.

Saturday - 10/27/2012, 10:38pm EDT
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