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Large Power Outages Raise Concerns For Election Day

The devastation from Sandy has raised questions about whether Election Day can, or should, be moved in some of the hardest hit areas. The law governing when the presidential election is held is not clear about what to do in an emergency.
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Much Of Atlantic City Still Under Water After Sandy

Audie Cornish talks to Melissa Block about the damage from Sandy in Atlantic City, N.J.
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Power Outage From Sandy One Of Biggest Ever In U.S.

Sandy left 7 million customers without power across the East Coast, leaving many wondering what it will take to get the lights back on.
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Insurance Companies Already Feeling Sandy's Effects

Audie Cornish talks to Ben Berkowitz, deputy companies editor for Reuters, about changes in hurricane and flood insurance. He says companies and the Federal Emergency Management Agency have been recalculating how to insure homeowners due to climate change.
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Oregon State's New Cheese Plant Aims To Break The Rind

Lots of big state colleges have popular campus creameries, and many focus on ice cream because it sells. But with its new cheese plant, Oregon State University hopes to produce some fancy sought-after cheeses to go with the state's famous Pinot Noirs.
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As Sandy's Snow Buries W.Va. Town, 'Everybody Just Pitches In'

The power is out for 20 percent of the people in West Virginia, but in Fayetteville, which overlooks the New River Gorge, residents are taking the early snows in stride.

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