Archive for October 30th, 2012

  • AP survey: Economic ills may defy next president

    October 30, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, photo, a lone man wearing a rain pouch walks past the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 29,2012, during the approach of Hurricane Sandy. Whoever wins the U.S. presidential election will likely struggle to manage the...

  • Refineries scale back as storm moves in; oil falls

    October 30, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    A stranded car sits parked along a street near downtown Norfolk, Va., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Rain and wind from Hurricane Sandy are hitting the area. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) The biggest refineries in the Northeast shut down or throttled back on Monday in...

  • Storm will keep financial markets closed Tuesday

    October 30, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Sand bags protect the front of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Hurricane Sandy continued on its path Monday, forcing the shutdown of mass transit, schools and financial markets, sending coastal residents fleeing, and threatening a...