Nick O Malley on Red Cross

Campaigns put on hold, except on the hustings

President Barack Obama and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney meet family members after  the third presidential debate at Lynn University, Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, in Boca Raton, Fla. (AP Photo/Pool-Michael Reynolds)

Nick O'Malley WASHINGTON: The US President, Barack Obama, and his Republican presidential challenger, Mitt Romney, may have officially suspended their election campaigns to concentrate on relief for victims of...

Campaigning halts but politicking alive and well in Sandy's aftermath

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Nick O'Malley US President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney have officially suspended their election campaigns to concentrate on relief for victims of Hurricane Sandy.