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Hurricane Sandy halts US presidential election campaigns

Hurricane Sandy has disrupted the final stages of campaigning for the US presidential election.

The weather crisis has forced a change of tack for President Obama and his Republican challenger, Mitt Romney.

The BBC's North America editor, Mark Mardell, reports from Florida where Mr Obama had been due to address a rally.

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