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  1. Jack Hillen a was really gooda in first game backRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The cameras waited outside Jack Hillen's locker, no fewer than five members of the local media stationed at the ready, and soon the chants began for the new center of attention. "Jack, Jack, Jack," the Washington Capitals yelled.

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  2. Obama's action fuels worry about immigration scamsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Advocacy groups barely waited for President Barack Obama to finish speaking about sweeping changes to the U.S. immigration system to start warning about scams. "We hear horror stories about people getting taken advantage of horribly," attorney Ginger Jacobs told several dozen people who watched the president's speech at Alliance San Diego offices.

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  3. Belly-stuffing holiday menu for Obamas; 6 pies for dessert, if there's room after main courseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    President Barack Obama is spending a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday's basics. There's thyme-roasted turkey and honey-baked ham, cornbread stuffing and oyster stuffing, braised winter greens and macaroni and cheese.

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  4. Full holiday menu for Obamas; 6 pies for dessertRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WBNS

    President Barack Obama is spending a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday's basics. There's thyme-roasted turkey and honey-baked ham, cornbread stuffing and oyster stuffing, braised winter greens and macaroni and cheese.

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  5. Plans for UCLA visit give rare glimpse into Hillary Clinton's...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    Plans for UCLA visit give rare glimpse into Hillary Clinton's paid speaking career - When officials at the University of California at Los Angeles began negotiating a $300,000 speech appearance by Hillary Rodham Clinton, the school had one request: Could we get a reduced rate for public universities?

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  6. Pentagon imposes strict standards on private security firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    The Pentagon is for the first time requiring private security contractors to meet a series of certifiable standards that govern how their businesses are run and how they operate overseas, a move that some say is long overdue. Sparked in part by the fatal shooting of 14 unarmed Iraqis in 2007 by Blackwater Worldwide guards, the effort gives the Pentagon the ability to more easily hold accountable companies that go rogue and is designed to improve the performance and image of an industry often seen as run by mercenaries.

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  7. Justice sent home after heart stent implantedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WJRT

    A Supreme Court spokeswoman says Justice Ruth Bader G... . FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2013 file photo, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg smiles after speaking to the Northern Virginia Technology Council in Reston, Va.

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  8. Bill Minor: Voter Id had impact in the midtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    Voter photo ID - Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann's claim to fame - continues to be a divided national story. Adherents and foes are still up on opposite sides months after some observers declared it was a settled issue.

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  9. Is Washington training a rebel army to "Occupy" Syria?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Think regime change in Syria is off the drawing board? Think again. The bombing of the ISIL or ISIS in Syria is part of a brinkmanship campaign leading up to a potential non-conventional invasion, parallel to the re-introduction of the US military to Iraq.

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  10. Presidents pick up the check for their mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    This Aug. 14, 2012, file photo shows President Barack Obama paying for his coffee and muffins at the Coffee Connection, Tuesday, in Knoxville, Iowa. There's no free lunch, or breakfast or dinner, for the president on Thanksgiving day.

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  11. Dem Senate, governor temper GOP's plans to retool Minnesota's health insurance exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota Republicans who spent two years vilifying the federal health overhaul and the state's health insurance exchange have had to scale back their hopes for a wholesale makeover.

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  12. The deception of ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Herald Independent

    For those of us opposed to the concept of nationalized health care, learning the shameful way that Obamacare was forced on us was like pouring salt in an open wound. Even after Barack Obama's election-year promise that his health care discussions would be held openly - and even televised - they were shrouded in secrecy.

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  13. Dinner with Suu Kyi? - No thanks, say Myanmar militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Myanmar's military turned down a dinner invitation from opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, lawmakers said on Thursday, after the Nobel laureate sought a meeting to build ties ahead of a proposed summit on changing the constitution. Suu Kyi is barred from becoming president under the existing constitution, which cannot be changed without the support of at least one military lawmaker.

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  14. MP Peter Goldring's video gambit sets 'besmirchment' trending on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Conservative MP Peter Goldring issued a bizarre warning to colleagues against "consorting without protection" in the wake of Parliament Hill misconduct revelations. He retracted his statement late Wednesday.

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  15. Khamenei backs extended nuke talks, says Israel at risk either wayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei delivering a speech on the 25th anniversary of the death of the late founder of the Islamic Republic Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, at his mausoleum in a suburb of Tehran on June 4, 2014. Iran's top leader on Thursday said he would not stand in the way of continued nuclear negotiations with world powers and would accept a "fair" agreement, but vowed not to bow to bullying by the United States.

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  16. "Support St. Louis County Police" FB PageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I hope I'm not breaking any rules by posting this Facebook link without commentary, but frankly I'm speechless. What does someone even do about garbage like this? A tag is a way to search for this diary.

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  17. Spare a thought for the people hard at work this ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    As a society, there are certain people we need to work on Thanksgiving. Whether it's a car accident, a heart attack, or a burn from a roasting turkey, we need doctors and nurses and other hospital staff to be on the job even though it's a holiday.

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  18. White House Serves Up Traditional Thanksgiving DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  19. Construction site on the Mexico side of the new Brownsville rail bridge.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    After more than a year of wrangling between local leaders and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security over who should pay to move an X-ray machine, the first new rail bridge in more than a century connecting Mexico and the Rio Grande Valley is expected to open in February. The new bridge, and an 8-mile rail line on the U.S. side, will replace the existing rail connection between Brownsville and Tamaulipas.

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  20. Presidential turkey pardons throughout the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Barack Obama just pardoned a turkey named Cheese, part of an annual tradition in which the president spares the life of one lucky gobbler. Take a look back at turkeys pardoned throughout history.

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