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2008-06-13 18:00:22

U.S. activist the Rev. Al Sharpton remembered late newsman Tim Russert Friday as one of the best and fairest journalists in TV history. Russert died after collapsing in the Washington bureau of NBC News Friday. He was 58.

2006-08-03 15:50:48

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent HARTFORD, Connecticut (Reuters) - U.S. Sen.

2006-08-03 14:10:58

By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent HARTFORD, Connecticut (Reuters) - U.S. Sen.

2005-12-20 21:33:44

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Supporters of Stanley Tookie Williams, including civil rights leaders and masked gang members, gathered at a church in South Los Angeles on Monday to pay tribute to a convicted killer whose execution last week prompted renewed debate about capital punishment.

2005-12-02 17:45:00

By Arthur Spiegelman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - He has led civil rights marches, scolded the nation's leaders and even run for president, but the Rev. Al Sharpton now wants to do something completely different -- star in his own television sitcom.

2005-10-29 15:56:08

By Michael Depp BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (Reuters) - Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco, flanked by veteran Democratic activists and a union leader, criticized the Bush administration on Saturday for allowing hurricane rebuilding contracts to go to out-of-state firms and low-wage workers.

2005-09-30 17:32:57

By Caren Bohan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Friday criticized as "not appropriate" a comment from former Education Secretary William Bennett that aborting black babies would reduce the U.S. crime rate.

2005-09-30 13:55:02

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Friday criticized as "not appropriate" a comment from former Education Secretary William Bennett that aborting black babies would reduce the crime rate.


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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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