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Full holiday menu for Obamas, plus 6 pies

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama spent a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday's basics. He also continued a tradition of telephoning members of the armed forces to thank them for their service....
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Ginsburg back at home, expected at court next week

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has returned home after undergoing an operation to implant a heart stent to clear a blocked artery and is expected to hear oral arguments on Monday....
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Southern Democrats urge a return to party basics

ATLANTA (AP) -- Southern Democrats are joining others in the party who say that a return to advocating to lift people out of economic hardship and emphasizing spending on education and public works will re-energize black voters and attract whites as well....
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Presidents pick up the check for their meals

WASHINGTON (AP) -- There's no free lunch - or breakfast or dinner - for President Barack Obama on Thanksgiving Day. Or any other day for that matter....
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Obama defends legal authority _ to pardon turkeys

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama has issued an executive action that some of his Republican opponents may be hard-pressed to disagree with - sparing Thanksgiving turkeys from the dinner table....
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Eyeing 2016, Clinton selective on policy issues

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton offered praise for President Barack Obama's executive actions to stave off deportation for millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally. But the Democrats' favored presidential hopeful has been less forthcoming on other issues in these early days of the 2016 contest....
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Obama's immigration move disappoints businesses

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration left out some of the business community's top priorities, disappointing business leaders who might have stepped up to defend his policies in the face of Republican attacks....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you plan to spend more or less on holiday shopping this year over last year? <More Info>

More this Year:
Less This Year:
About the Same:
About the Same:
70%
Less This Year:
30%
Total Votes: 43

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Will turkey likely be the featured entrée at your Thanksgiving dinner?

Yes:
81%
No
19%
Total Votes: 6,225