New York and New Jersey are still reeling from Hurricane Sandy. As of Tuesday evening, there were 2.3 million New Yorkers without power. And as of Tuesday morning, there were 2.6 million households in New Jersey without power. The subway, NJ Transit, and PATH trains are still out of service, and a number of roads are blocked with debris and water.
J. David Goodman of the TakeAway, reporter for our partner, The New York Times, and freelance reporter Scott Gurian explain the latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Source: SoundCloud / The Takeaway
In this September 30, 1936 photo a man hands a program to baseball legend Babe Ruth, centre, as he is joined by his second wife Clare, center left, and singer Kate Smith, front left, in the grandstand during Game 1 of the 1936 World Series at the Polo Grounds in New York. Picture: AP
Nas - Behind the Music
Dwyane Wade converts a reverse layup during Sunday’s Heat-Knicks game. Wade scored 28 points and recorded nine rebounds as Miami clinched the Southeast Division with a 93-85 victory. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)
Synthetic Marijuana Banned in New York
Thursday (March 29)m New York State and New York City health departments banned the sale of synthetic marijuana.
According to an exposé by the Associated Press, the NYPD has been monitoring Muslims not just in New York, but also across the Hudson river (and the state line) in Newark, New Jersey. It appears to have done so for no better reason than that its targets practise Islam.
Watch the Top 10 moments from breakout NBA star Jeremy