A FEMA official tells “60 Minutes” he has seen evidence of fraud in reports used by insurance companies to deny homeowners’ claims for damage from Hurricane Sandy.
Lawyers representing about 1,500 homeowners hit by Superstorm Sandy are trying to prove that some engineering firms hired to inspect the damage issued bogus reports to give insurance companies ammunition to deny claims.
(Milford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Portions of Connecticut’s shoreline are still picking up the pieces from Superstorm Sandy exactly two years later. In Milford, Mayor Ben Blake says around 2000 homes and businesses were impacted citywide, […]
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and DAVID B. CARUSO, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) _ After Superstorm Sandy hit the East Coast nearly two years ago, the federal government quickly sent out $1.4 billion in emergency disaster […]
The replica of the HMS Bounty had last been docked in New London
Stephen Nelson and Mary Anne Mayo are still struggling with the destruction from Superstorm Sandy, nearly 18 months after it swept through their Westport home, taking their first-floor belongings into the Saugatuck River.
The captain of a replica 18th-century sailing ship that sank off North Carolina in Superstorm Sandy after leaving from Connecticut made a reckless decision to sail the HMS Bounty into the hurricane’s well-forecast path, the National Transportation Safety Board reported Monday.
A private flood insurer has stepped into Connecticut’s market, the first time homeowners along the shoreline battered by Superstorm Sandy have an alternative to increasingly costly federal insurance.
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut officials have rejected $18 million in requests for the latest round of Superstorm Sandy aid by shoreline homeowners who want to use the emergency funding to elevate their homes to […]
By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN Associated Press FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ Devastating flooding from Superstorm Sandy has sparked growing interest in building berms and sand dunes for protection along the Connecticut coast, a swath of land with […]