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Chinese gloat over Obama's turkey named Abe _ not Ah-bay
BEIJING (AP) -- President Barack Obama's pardoning of a turkey named "Abe" this Thanksgiving has led some Chinese to gloat at the Japanese prime minister's expense....

4 people meet for first time after 2 pairs of kidney swaps
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- Four people have met for the first time since a pair of kidney swaps at a Connecticut hospital....

Oldest known seabird is back at Midway Atoll near Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP) -- Federal wildlife officials say the world's oldest known seabird has returned to Midway Atoll....

NYT > Art & Design

ArtsBeat: New Curator for Frieze Projects in London
The Swiss curator Raphael Gygax will direct the program of commissions that accompanies the Frieze London art fair.

ArtsBeat: Manchester International Festival Names New Executive Director
Fiona Gasper will work alongside John E. McGrath, the biennial event?s chief executive and artistic director.

Becoming Modern: The Met?s Mission at the Breuer Building
Sheena Wagstaff, the Met?s curator of Modern and contemporary art, brings a global vision to the first exhibition at the Met Breuer.

 - White House Watch -- News on President George W Bush and the Bush Administration

Obama the Sphinx
President Obama officially launched his push for peace in the Middle East yesterday, sending his new envoy George Mitchell to the region and declaring his desire for genuine progress -- "not just photo-ops."

Is Reaching Out Futile?
In his first weekly address from the White House, President Obama on Saturday described his proposed $820 billion economic stimulus plan in more detail and appealed for public support.

Return to the Moral High Ground
All it took, at long last, was a few strokes of a pen.

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Cops: Middle School Students Plotted To Bake Pot Cookies In Home Economics Class

A quartet of 13-year-old Iowa boys was arrested yesterday on narcotics charges, police report.

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Second Man Sues NYPD Over Jolly Rancher Arrest

Lawsuit: Cops mistook hard candies for methamphetamine

Brooklynite Omar Ferriera, 23, alleges that his civil rights were violated when he was mistakenly arrested last year on a misdemeanor drug possession charge.

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Cops: Pot Dealers Busted Near Elementary School Had Stash Hidden Inside Scooby-Doo Lunchbox

The accused South Carolina duo was collared before they could escape in the Mystery Machine.

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Grandpa Calls 911 To Report His "Lazy" Grandson

Man, 72, reported that teen refuses chores
911 Operator

Edward Friel told Ohio  deputies that his 17-year-old kin "does nothing around the house," so he "cut the internet cable cord."

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For What It's Worth, Donald Sterling Is A Registered Republican (Like Every Other Billionaire You Know)

Let the trolling begin...

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