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3:23pm

Thu November 27, 2014
Remembrances

'Queen Of Crime' PD James Was A Master Of Her Craft

Originally published on Thu November 27, 2014 5:05 pm

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3:23pm

Thu November 27, 2014
Middle East

Israel Is A Homeland For Jewish People — But Is It A Jewish State?

Originally published on Thu November 27, 2014 6:12 pm

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3:23pm

Thu November 27, 2014
Afghanistan

Foreigners Targeted In Multiple Kabul Attacks

Originally published on Thu November 27, 2014 5:05 pm

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5:39pm

Wed November 26, 2014
Business

Jacksonville Split Over Joining A Southern Port Dredging Frenzy

Originally published on Wed November 26, 2014 7:01 pm

Vince Cameron has worked the docks at the Port of Jacksonville for more than three decades. If the city doesn't deepen the port, he says, a new breed of massive cargo ship will instead go to Savannah, Ga., or Charleston, S.C.
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Vince Cameron knows all the people buzzing around the Port of Jacksonville in their bright blaze vests. "My dad was a longshoreman for 44 years on these docks before he retired," he says. "I'm a child of this port."

In his hard hat and with a whistle around his neck, Cameron looks on as a weathered Horizon Lines freighter pulls in from Puerto Rico.

The ship is "a baby in the whole scheme of things," says Cameron, president of the local longshoreman's union. "It's a good ship ... but she's kinda slow and she uses diesel fuel. I mean, she drinks it like water."

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4:42pm

Wed November 26, 2014
From Our Listeners

Gravy And Gallstones: Your Memorable Thanksgiving Grace Moments

Originally published on Thu November 27, 2014 10:45 am

Kids (and Grandpa) can inject the humor needed to make a Thanksgiving memorable.
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For many people on Thanksgiving, the moment may come when all the drama and noise of the week dies down. The meal is on at the table, and everyone has pulled up their chairs. Some take it as a moment to say grace.

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