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NYC Marathon planning moves forward after Sandy

October 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

A home damaged by fire is shown in the Belle Harbor neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, in New York. Sandy, the storm that made landfall Monday, caused multiple fatalities, halted mass transit and cut power to more than 6 million homes and businesses. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) [&hellip...

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Sandy shuts down Northeast air travel

October 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Travelers on Delta Airlines look at a departure screen Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, in Detroit. Dozens of departing flights have been canceled at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport as a looming superstorm locks down flights to the East Coast. Hurricane Sandy...

Coast Guard searches on for tall ship’s captain

October 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this July 1, 2004 photo, HMS Bounty Capt. Robin Walbridge stands on the deck of the ship during tours in Sandusky, Ohio. The Coast Guard on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 said they are searching for the 63-year-old Walbridge, and crew member Claudene Christian,...

Storm’s cost may hit $50B; rebuilding to ease blow

October 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

The streets surrounding the New York Stock Exchange are deserted as financial markets remain closed for the second day due to superstorm Sandy, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012. Superstorm Sandy could mean a slower economy and higher gas prices in coming months, though...

Disney to make new ‘Star Wars’ films, buy Lucas co

October 31, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 15, 2011 file photo, “Darth Vader” accepts the Ultimate Villain award from “Star Wars” creator George Lucas during the 2011 Scream Awards, in Los Angeles. A decade after George Lucas said “Star...

A week to go: Sandy disrupts presidential campaign

October 30, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., waves at supporters during a campaign event, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 in Fernandina Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight days before the election, President Barack Obama...

AP survey: Economic ills may defy next president

October 30, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

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 (0)

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 (0)

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...

Eastern US braces for dangerous superstorm

October 29, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Gozde Guldosuren stocks up on bread at a Manhattan grocery store, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, in New York. Tens of thousands of people were ordered to evacuate coastal areas Sunday as big cities and small towns across the U.S. Northeast braced for the onslaught of...