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# Sandy

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"Don't swim with this dolphin" islanders warned, as 'Dusty' changes location
A number of swimmers were injured by the mammal off Co Clare last summer…
These images of sand under a high-powered microscope are stunning
Who knew that you were walking on stuff this gorgeous when you’re on the beach?
13 moments which mean we'll never forget The O.C.
The show premiered ten years ago this week.
Ireland pledges $50k in funding for New York community devastated by Hurricane Sandy
The Government funding is part of a $320,000 totbal to be provided to community projects in the areas most affected by Sandy.
PIC: New Jersey governor hailed as 'The Boss' on TIME magazine cover
The outspoken Chris Christie literally dominates the front cover of the news magazine this week. It’s no Enda Kenny but it certainly catches the eye…
2012: a year in striking images
The year’s biggest news stories…in pics.
2012 NYC Marathon runners can get a full refund, organisers say
Many Irish runners made the long trip to the Big Apple in vain.
Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island to remain closed until end of year
Statue Island and Ellis Island were damaged when Superstorm Sandy hit the US east coast.
In pictures: All-Stars visit Breezy Point in wake of Superstorm Sandy
The travelling party lent a hand when they dropped in on the storm-hit area of Rockaway.
VIDEO: 'We take care of our business, and then we go home to deal with the dark'
Coach Victor Nazario delivered this inspirational pep talk to a high school football team hit hard by Hurricane Sandy.
New Yorkers told to ration petrol
The city mayor signed the order in the hopes of reducing wait times at gas stations.
Look at these Hurricane Sandy charity t-shirts
They’re a little unsettling, but all profits go towards relief efforts.
Snowstorm hits as US north-east recovers from Sandy
In New York and New Jersey, rain and heavy wind carried the potential to swamp homes again and toppled trees wrenched loose by Sandy.
Inquiry into overpricing in New York in aftermath of storm Sandy
The state’s attorney general is investigating alleged price gouging as the cost of petrol and emergency supplies rose in the aftermath of the storm last week.
Sons of Irish emigrant swept away in storm as mother 'couldn't get help'
Connor and Brandon Moore, aged four and two, died after they were washed away in the storm which battered the east coast of the United States last week.
New York schools to reopen - but freezing weather brings new risks
Tens of thousands of people whose homes were destroyed or damaged by superstorm Sandy now need to find somewhere to live – and temperatures are plunging dramatically.
Explainer: What is reinsurance, and how does it help cover natural disasters?
With the costs of Hurricane Sandy expected to be at least €20 billion, insurers will be looking to reinsurance companies to cover most of the bill. But what are they?
Fake photos that took (most of) us in online
When Superstorm Sandy hit the USA, sharing photos online helped people keep up with its progress – but some fakes appeared along the way.
Sandy recovery: New York marathon plans divide city
New York’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced that the marathon would go ahead on Sunday despite the clean-up efforts.
Superstorm Sandy: At least 92 dead across 15 US states
More bodies are being found as police and firefighters search areas hit by the superstorm. The overall death toll is 163 people.
NFL owners, players donate $1 million to Sandy relief
A pre-game salute will also be made to first response crews at all NFL games this weekend, the league said today.
PHOTOS: Fuel shortages and traffic jams as New York tries to get back to normal
The United States is facing a bill of tens of billions of dollars in the wake of ‘Superstorm’ Sandy.
Shell confirms superstorm Sandy triggers oil spill
Company doesn’t specify amount of oil spilled but says it is located off New York City.
Death toll from superstorm Sandy passes 60 in US
President Barack Obama toured the New Jersey coastline yesterday, where he vowed to stay with flood victims “for the long haul”.
On your marks... Mayor says NYC Marathon to go on in wake of Sandy
Organisers say the race can be an inspiration to New Yorkers and benefit businesses that have lost money because of the storm.
The Evening with added gangnam-style Noam Chomsky
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
New Jersey governor postpones Halloween
Governor Chris Christie said it would both dangerous and imprudent to celebrate Halloween as the state struggles to deal with the aftermath of superstorm Sandy.
This NBA star's top-class Range Rover is currently under water
Sucks to be Amar’e Stoudemire.
15 photos of people's food supplies for superstorm Sandy
Anyone for crackers?
Pics: The aftermath of Superstorm Sandy's east coast rampage
The damage caused by Superstorm Sandy is clear to see in these photos of the aftermath.
Superstorm Sandy: US begins recovery process
People have been struggling to restore power and clear debris after the superstorm hit the east coast of the US.
NYC tries to recover from storm as marathon nears
Irish entrants to this year’s marathon in the Big Apple are facing a long road to the start line.
The Evening Fix... now with added Tetris-playing pumpkins
Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.
Cuba urged to allow duty-free imports after storm
Cuba’s government has been asked to help victims of Hurricane Sandy by suspending duties on imports of basic necessities such as food and medicine.
Superstorm Sandy: Governor says he will reschedule Halloween if necessary
The weather can mess with Chris Christie all it likes, he’ll just whip out his Executive Order and do what he wants.
Best Hurricane Sandy videobomb so far
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