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The 8 O'Clock Hour, 11/06/12

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Governor Cuomo has signed an executive order allowing New Yorkers displaced by superstorm Sandy to vote by affidavit ballot at any other polling place in the state that they can get to on Election Day. Peta Lindsay is a candidate for the Party for Socialism and Liberation.

Keene students' explore the six US political parties. Environmental groups are hoping that the massive damage and economic strain caused by Hurricane Sandy will spark a new discussion about climate change.

Nationwide Insurance announced earlier this year that damage from hydraulic fracturing won't be covered under its homeowner policies. A mild earthquake shook the Ontario-Quebec border region at 4:05am this morning.

Astronomer Aileen O'Donoghue discussed the moving planets with Martha Foley this morning, and she also explained why the moon matters so much in the ocean's tides, like those that swept ashore during superstorm Sandy.

And Traditional Arts in Upstate New York, or TAUNY, kicks off its tenth annual Sugar & Spice gingerbread contest and exhibit later this month.

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