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News to know
Hurricane Sandy – also known as “Frankenstorm” by government forecasters – is headed toward the East Coast and could early next week. The massive storm is expected to be over the Bahamas on Friday, and rain from the storm could hit the U.S. this weekend. Forecasters are saying Sandy will cause problems from Florida all the way to Maine.
Quote of note
"In this situation you're going to face the best. For me I just go in there and don't thinking too much or try to do too much, get a pitch you can hit, take advantage of the mistakes he be making. That's a part of my game." – San Francisco Giants player Pablo Sandoval, who hit three home runs in Game 1 of the World Series in leading his team to a win over the Detroit Tigers. Only three other players have hit three homers in a World Series game: Babe Ruth, Reggie Jackson and Albert Pujols.
Hot video: Obama criticizes GOP candidate's rape remarks
Appearing on “Jay Leno,” President Barack Obama criticized Indiana GOP Senate candidate Richard Mourdock for his remarks about rape and pregnancy. Obama said that "rape is rape."
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