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Osama Qurtom and his son Mahmoud at their home in Gaza. Anthony Kuhn/NPR hide caption

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Middle East

Conflict Reawakens Bad Memories For Gaza Family

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Conflict Reawakens Bad Memories For Gaza Family

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Some people just aren't into the big Thanksgiving Day extravaganza. Stuart Monk/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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A Thanksgiving Feast For The Ears And Eyes

Table For One, Please. A Solo Thanksgiving

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Table For One, Please. A Solo Thanksgiving

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Maurice Geddie of Brooklyn's Red Hook neighborhood picks up a free turkey donated by a local grocery store. He's hoping his wife will be willing to cook it, though she's been stuck cooking for storm victims at shelters for weeks. Ailsa Chang/NPR hide caption

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Superstorm Sandy: Before, During And Beyond

Sandy Victims Get Bird's-Eye View Of Homelessness

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Sandy Victims Get Bird's-Eye View Of Homelessness

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Ana Julia Torres cares for hundreds of abused animals at a refuge in Cali, Colombia, including this lion named Jupiter. Many of the animals were previously owned by drug traffickers who have been arrested. Juan Forero/NPR hide caption

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The Americas

Animals Seized From Colombian Narcos Find A Home

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Animals Seized From Colombian Narcos Find A Home

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Hinkley, Calif., may soon become a ghost town as residents move away from contaminated water. Gloria Hillard for NPR hide caption

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Environment

'Erin Brockovich' Town Faces New Threat

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'Erin Brockovich' Town Faces New Threat

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Sharon Van Etten's Tramp was released in February by Jagjaguwar. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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All Songs Considered

An Early Peek At Our Favorite Music Of 2012

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An Early Peek At Our Favorite Music Of 2012

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Workers pick fruit Sept. 22 during the grape harvest at the Gevrey-Chambertin vineyard in France's Burgundy region. Bad weather has reduced the grape yield by as much as 70 percent in some vineyards. Philippe Desmazes/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Europe

Burgundy's Yield Fails To Meet Grape Expectations

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Burgundy's Yield Fails To Meet Grape Expectations

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