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Sandy Victims Prepare For Subdued Thanksgiving
NEW YORK (AP) — It will be a subdued Thanksgiving for families hit hard by Superstorm Sandy. Many plan to gather with friends and strangers alike, seeking to celebrate the people and things that were spared when so much was lost. But they will not be left to fend for themselves. Restaurants a…
In a Year Of Cataclysms, A Few Faces Stand Out
Seismic jolts shook 2011 — uprisings that set a whole region afire, natural disasters of historic destructiveness, the demise of icons. But again and again amid these world-changing convulsions, the mirror of a single face, or two or three, joyous, tormented, panicked or hopeful, brought the …