What Happened on 29 October 2012

President Yanukovych's party claims victory in Ukraine election

Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovych has claimed victory in Ukraine’s parliamentary election. On Monday, the Party of Regions had more than… Read More.

NY braces for Hurricane Sandy

Rain and wind from Hurricane Sandy have hit the northeast coast of the U.S., as forecasters warn New York could… Read More.

Hurricane Sandy leads to NYSE and Nasdaq shutdown

The New York Stock Exchange will be closed on Monday and provisionally on Tuesday as the city prepares for the… Read More.

San Francisco Giants win World Series

The San Francisco Giants captured the 108th World Series by defeating the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in 10 innings on Sunday… Read More.

France Euromillions lottery site hit by religious hackers

The French site of the Euromillions lottery has been hacked with the homepage replaced by a passage from the Qur’an… Read More.

R&B singer Natina Reed hit and killed by car

Natina Reed, a member of the R&B trio Blaque, was hit and killed by a car as she walked onto… Read More.