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Correction: Superstorm-Mental Health story
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) -- In a story Oct. 29 about Superstorm Sandy victims experiencing mental health issues, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of an organization helping with disaster distress response. The organization is the Visiting Nurse Service, not the Visiting Nurse System....

New tropical depression forms in the Pacific
MIAMI (AP) -- A new tropical depression has formed in the Pacific, south of Mexico's coast and is expected to become a tropical storm....

New York, New Jersey look back 2 years after Sandy
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BELMAR, N.J. (AP) -- The second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy arrived Wednesday in a region where recovery in New Jersey and New York is happening unevenly, with many houses, boardwalks and businesses rebuilt but many people still unable to return to their homes....

Report faults Red Cross response to Isaac, Sandy
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NEW YORK (AP) -- The American Red Cross mishandled its responses to Hurricane Isaac and Superstorm Sandy in 2012 and often seemed more focused on public relations than on helping storm victims, according to a report from investigative journalism nonprofit ProPublica and NPR published Wednesday, the second anniversary of Sandy....

Key findings of AP-NORC poll on Sandy resilience
The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research study on community resiliency surveyed residents in 12 neighborhoods in New York and New Jersey that were damaged when Superstorm Sandy struck the region in 2012....

Poll: Neighbors key to coping with disasters
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HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) -- Neighbor helping neighbor. Trust in a community. Looking out for each other....

How the AP-NORC Center survey was conducted
The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research survey on resilience after Superstorm Sandy was conducted from July 14 through September 9 by NORC at the University of Chicago. The survey was funded by the Rockefeller Foundation....

After Sandy: Are we ready for the next big storm?
NEW YORK (AP) -- After Superstorm Sandy, officials in New York and New Jersey vowed to make sure the unprecedented destruction wouldn't happen again....

AP PHOTOS: 2 years after Superstorm Sandy
A fire during Superstorm Sandy leveled 130 houses in Breezy Point, Queens, and the beachfront community - one of the hardest hit areas by the megastorm - continues to recover two years later....

Review: Shailene Woodley gets lost in a blizzard
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By now, there should be no question in anyone's mind that Shailene Woodley is an actress on a rapid-fire journey to stardom. She's enchanted us in enough films - "The Descendants," "The Spectacular Now," "The Fault in Our Stars" - that one less-than-stellar film won't alter her upward trajectory....

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