Hurricane Sandy: Facts & Data
Sandy, the 10th hurricane of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season, earned the nickname "Frankenstorm," as well as other descriptive appellations, such as "Blizzacane"
Hurricane Sandy: Facts, Damage, Economic Impact
Sandy closed the NewYork Stock Exchange for the first time in 27 years since Hurricane Gloria. Even the electronic exchanges, based inNew Jersey, were closed so as not to endanger the workers there. The exchanges were also closed on Tuesday, the first two-day closure due to weather since 1888.