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Quote of note

"Nobody could ever give me a better Christmas present than this - ever, ever, ever." - Susan Regan, talking about the miraculous recovery of her son Sam Schmid. Schmid had been in a coma since an October car accident, and doctors believed he was brain dead and would not recover. However, just as doctors were talking to family about organ donation, Schmid woke up.

News to know

A series of bombings in Baghdad killed at least 63 people and wounded at least 185 on Thursday. The violence comes a week after U.S. troops withdrew from the country.

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