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Monitor Articles for October 31, 2012
Biden jokes about 2016 presidential run. Is he serious?
Hurricane Sandy: For some, a rare business opportunity (+video)
Hurricane Sandy: Halloween postponed for millions of kids
Billionaires and shadowy groups fund record-breaking election
Mexico to charge police officers in attack against CIA agents
Hurricane Sandy: Life without power
As Obama, Christie survey storm damage, politics is unavoidable (+video)
Hurricane Sandy power outages: signs of progress in some states
Ford has best 3Q yet
Hurricane Sandy: Freeze on politics affects key races for Congress, too
Stir It Up!
Spiced cider pound cake
Exiled to Nowhere
Reader recommendation: Maisie Dobbs
Rescue dog: Albie's leap of faith onto our bed – such a Sleeping Beauty
Happy Halloween! No loser candy or mean monster here
Woman sues Deere over racial slurs
The Monitor's View:
When tweets repeat a lie
Sheriff Joe Arpaio: Have run-ins with Washington cost him votes at home?
Windows 8 is a go. Now which Windows device to buy?
Windows 8 tiles infringed on our patent, says SurfCast
'Star Wars: Episode 7' - Were we wrong about George Lucas all along? (+video)
iPad Mini review roundup: slim shape, sharp lines, sub-par screen
Home prices increase in August
Vladimir Putin to get a new, Russian-made ride
Will presidential election loser blame hurricane Sandy?
View from a transit bus as a Sandy-immobilized New York gets going
Is Venice being loved to death?
Will Pakistan release its Osama bin Laden Abbottabad report?
Mexico City's new subway line to cut down on commute, pollution
'Star Wars: Episode 7': How Disney could avoid ruining 'Star Wars'
In Somalia, a comedian critical of Al Shabab is assassinated
Happy Halloween! Wait, Americans spend how much on candy?!
The Simple Dollar
Be smart about Hurricane Sandy relief
No prank: On Halloween, US military forces train for zombie apocalypse
Two reasons the Obama-Christie photo op in N.J. is worth its weight
Latin America Monitor
Mexico: How far do drug gangs reach?
David Letterman performs before an empty theater for second night
At Apple, two high-profile executive departures
Istanbul residents rally around their beloved stray dogs
We tried sun-dried
What if neither Mitt Romney nor President Obama wins on Nov. 6?
Chapter & Verse
'Lord of the Rings' comes to life with a Gollum statue at Wellington International Airport
Living in a swing state like Ohio is good for your self-esteem
Halloween: 10 not-so-scary books for young readers
'Star Wars: Episode 7' to hit theaters in 2015 (+video)
Happy Halloween: Five free ghoulish iPhone games to play on the go
Hurricane Sandy pushes gas prices ... down?
The Simple Dollar
Don't let expenses obscure what's important
Jeep not moving to China, Mr. Romney
Help after hurricane Sandy
Afghan presidential election set for April 2014, easing international concerns
Electricity in NYC could take four to seven days to restore (+video)
Terrorism & Security
Bahrain bans public demonstrations as protest movement rises again
Disney buys 'Star Wars' studio for $4.05B. New film in 2015.
Incubating women's businesses in the Palestinian territories
Octomom in rehab after years under intense media spotlight (+video)
HMS Bounty: Search for missing captain continues (+video)
UBS AG cuts jobs. More banks to follow?
Happy Halloween ... not! Gory, sexual costumes turn Mom off
The Simple Dollar
Scour the web for savings
Will hurricane Sandy raise your utility bill?