Canada Hurricane Sandy

What Sandy Taught Me About (Brain)Storms

Andy Nulman | Posted 01.05.2013 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

Brainstorms are ultimately doomed because they are not storms, but dumps. Which brings me to Hurricane Sandy. Now by no means am I demeaning the suffering and the tragedy wrought by this horrific natural disaster, but we will soon witness the positive results of this (b)rainstorm.

Are You There, God? It's Me -- Climate Change

Supriya Dwivedi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Supriya Dwivedi

Why do we have such a problem with admitting to ourselves that climate change is real and it's here? I would argue that religion, specifically the rise of a rather dangerous breed of dogmatic Christianity, is to blame. After all, you can take your pick from an onslaught of GOP members who have either questioned evolution, biology, or climate change and have all cited their belief in God as justification.

Media Bites: Sandy Took Newsrooms By Storm

J.J. McCullough | Posted 12.31.2012 | Canada
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpgYou might think that Hurricane Sandy, with all its tremendously tragic -- but oddly photogenic -- terror and destruction would be a difficult story to formulate strong opinions about (beyond simply "I'm against") but this is why you're just some jerk with a real job and not a Canadian newspaper guy.

Sandy: The Poster Storm for Climate Change

Cameron Fenton | Posted 12.31.2012 | Canada
Cameron Fenton

Hurricane Sandy is only one part of a emerging trend that sees extreme weather becoming the new normal, as we continue to drive the planet's warming, these kinds of deadly, unpredictable storms will happen more and more and more and the simple fact is that we can only be so prepared for their impacts. I am afraid because I know that this is not a rogue incident but that as long as business as usual continues this is the new normal. That fear is coupled with a profound faith in the power of our generation, and the power of people to change business as usual and shatter the status quo.

Sandy Bringing the Rain And Cold

CBC | Posted 12.31.2012 | Canada

A veteran hydro worker in southwestern Ontario was electrocuted while repairing damage caused by Sandy, as Canadians clean up from the weakening post-...

Flight Disruptions Ripple Across Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Travel

Superstorm Sandy has battered Canada's East Coast, but its effect on travel has already spread to other parts of the country. Out west, officials ...

What's Closed In Canada After Sandy

CBC | Posted 12.30.2012 | Canada

The effects of post-tropical storm Sandy are being felt across Ontario and Quebec. Here are the latest closures, cancellations and delays: ...

Sandy's Trail Of Destruction

CP | Allen G. Breed, The Associated Press | Posted 12.30.2012 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - As Superstorm Sandy churned slowly inland, millions along the U.S. East Coast awoke Tuesday without power or mass transit, and huge s...

Ontario, Quebec Reeling, As Storm Churns North

CP | Diana Mehta | Posted 12.30.2012 | Canada

TORONTO—Southern Ontario, Quebec and parts of the Maritimes are being lashed by superstorm Sandy this morning as the massive weather system churns i...