Today’s edition of quick hits:
* Oh my: “Hundreds of thousands of people in New York City, Long Island and New Jersey may not have power restored for up to 10 more days, officials warned Thursday. Meanwhile, weather forecasters said a winter storm could hit the Northeast next week.”
* Using the military: “In a rare airlift, the Defense Department is flying 17 aircraft from California to New York loaded with power generation equipment and crews to help restore electricity to the millions of homes and businesses devastated by Superstorm Sandy.”
* After several days away from the campaign trail, President Obama returned to the stump today with a speech in Green Bay, Wisconsin.