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HUD revises policy for reimbursing NJ home repairs

Federal officials have revised policies that were keeping some New Jerseyans affected by Superstorm Sandy from receiving funds they were promised. Full story

Jersey Shore baby boom linked to Superstorm Sandy

   Nine months after Superstorm Sandy struck the Northeast, some New Jersey hospitals are reporting a 25 percent increase in births, a baby boom so big that at least one hospital added another nursery. NBC’s Katy Tur reports.

NJ landlords eligible for post-Sandy rehab grants

The Christie administration is hoping to replenish the rental housing stock in New Jersey depleted during Superstorm Sandy by offering grants to landlords who complete repairs. Full story

New Jersey hospitals brace for baby boom from Superstorm Sandy

PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - When Superstorm Sandy doused the lights along coastal New Jersey nine months ago, it laid the groundwork for a summertime baby boom that has hospitals jumping. Full story

NYSE proposes new emergency backup plan

NEW YORK (Reuters) - NYSE Euronext <NYX.N> has revised its back-up plan for trading if an emergency closed the New York Stock Exchange and its trading floor, with a proposal that would make it easier for broker-dealers to adjust their computer systems. Full story

An injured Mariah Carey performs at MLB-Sandy show

By MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Mariah Carey has a new accessory: the stylish sling supporting her injured shoulder. Full story

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Video

  Poignant portraits say: ‘I am the Jersey Shore’

After Superstorm Sandy, there were countless images of loss and devastation, but photographer Jordan Matter’s portraits of the people who call the Jersey Shore home tell the true story of the resiliency of the seaside community.

  Superstorm Sandy victims encouraged to sell homes

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has announced that $300 million in federal money has been made available to buy homes in flood-prone areas. The U.S. will turn those properties into wetlands to lessen future flooding.

  Coaster removed from NJ shoreline

A time-lapse video shows the removal of the Jet Star roller coaster that was washed off Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, during Superstorm Sandy. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.

  Five months later, Superstorm Sandy’s damage still devastating

NBC's Rehema Ellis reports from the Rockaway section of the New York City borough of Queens, that is still dealing with the damaging effects of Superstorm Sandy.

  Scarborough: Hurricane Sandy recovery 'so damn slow'

Mika Brzezinski, Joe Scarborough, Mike Barnicle, and Jon Meacham discuss the slow recovery of towns affected by Superstorm Sandy and how, despite millions of dollars put into the states, how slow the recovery has been coming along.

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Comedian Jon Stewart speaks during the "12-12-12" benefit concert for victims of Superstorm Sandy at Madison Square Garden in New York
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Work continues of rebuilding of the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, N.J., Tuesday, May 14, 2013, that needs to be rebuilt following Superstorm Sandy. Jersey shore towns up and down the coast are racing to finish rebuilding their boardwalks in time for Memorial Day weekend and the arrival of tourists i

Workers repair a building damaged by Superstorm Sandy underneath an atmospheric phenomenon known as a "sun dog" in Seaside Heights
Workers repair a building damaged by Superstorm Sandy underneath an atmospheric phenomenon known as a "sun dog" in Seaside Heights

Workers repair a building damaged by Superstorm Sandy underneath an atmospheric phenomenon known as a "sun dog" in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, May 14, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENVIRONMENT DISASTER)