Hurricane Sandy brought much of the eastern seaboard to a standstill when it made landfall on Monday, causing the cancellation of some 10,000 flights and many meetings and conventions from Boston to Washington, D.C./Virginia and points south. The massive storm, which stretched across 800 miles and 11 states, was expected to have an impact on 50 to 60 million people, according to reports. The Global Business Travel Association predicted about 514,000 trips would be canceled and $606 ...

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