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Justice Ginsburg Expected Back On The Bench Soon After Surgery

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had surgery for a coronary blockage on Tuesday night and had a stent placed in an artery. The 81-year-old justice had felt discomfort while exercising.
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Wintry Weather Means Slow-Going For Many Holiday Travelers

A nor'easter is likely to make a mess of roads in the Northeast on one of the busiest travel days of the year.
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'Undocumented' Stigma A Barrier In Asian-American Communities

In Monterrey Park, Calif. — home to the fastest growing population of Chinese immigrants in the U.S. — community leaders are trying to get the word out about "deferred action" eligibility.
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Obama's Immigration Action Brings Joy, Sadness For Undocumented Irish

There are an estimated 12,000 undocumented Irish in Boston — only a portion of whom will be affected by President Obama's immigration plan.
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In Miami, Haitian Immigrants Wonder What Immigration Action Means For Them

Thousands of Haitians (by one estimation) who fled to the U.S. after the 2010 earthquake will not enjoy any benefit because they arrived after the cutoff.
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Obama Pardons Turkeys Mac And Cheese

Per tradition, President Obama pardoned two turkeys at the White House on Wednesday.
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How Ferguson Residents Are Giving Thanks This Holiday Season

Following the grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson, Ferguson residents are hoping to take this Thanksgiving to grow and heal their community — and give thanks to one another.
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Why American Honey Importers Are Wary Of 'Turkish' Honey

American honey importers say they've noticed an odd surge in cheap honey from Turkey. They think some of that honey really came from China, which is subject to U.S. trade restrictions.
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In Darren Wilson's Testimony, Familiar Themes About Black Men

Wilson's descriptions of Michael Brown reminded some people of negative depictions of African-Americans in history. Recent studies suggest these perceptions have deeper psychological roots.
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Justice Ginsburg Recovering After Heart Stent Implant

The 81-year-old justice had the procedure to clear a blocked right coronary artery. She was expected to be back on the bench when the Supreme Court reconvenes on Monday

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