Thanksgiving images from around the country

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Turkey look

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A turkey looks around its enclosure at Seven Acres Farm in North Reading, Massachusetts November 21, 2012, one day before the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. 

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Giving thanks

Guest bow their heads as a blessing is said as Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden welcome wounded soldiers, and their families, to their 4th annual Wounded Warrior Early Thanksgiving Dinner at the Vice President's residence at the Naval Observatory in Washington, Monday, Nov. 19, 2012.

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Thanks after the storm

Ruth Jones sits with her grandson Nicolas Irvin while they wait for free Thanksgiving groceries at the Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Memorial Community Center in Harlem on November 20, 2012 in New York City.

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Military giving

Sergeant Megan Aigner of the DC National Guard looks inside a box with a traditional Thanksgiving dinner provided for military families as part of Operation Homefront at the DC National Guard Armory in Washington, DC, on November 20, 2012.

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Thanksgiving preparation

A Safeway store chef prepares turkey for the 13th Annual Safeway Feast of Sharing at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC, November 21, 2012

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Turkey giveaway

People leave with Thanksgiving meals during Jackson Limousine's 30th annual turkey giveaway on November 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California

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Serving for others

New York Giants football standout Victor Cruz prepares dinners at Eva's Village in Paterson, N.J., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. Cruz and other Giants players visited the non-profit social service organization to donate more than 5,000 cans of Campbell’s Chunky soup to those in need during the holiday season. 

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Dinner discussion

Anne Brennan, right, of Hingham Mass., speaks as, from left, brother-in-law Steve Marshall, of Hingham, niece Rebecca Malone, and her husband Brian Malone, both of Duxbury, Mass., and nephew Andrew Marshall, of Quincy, Mass., are gathered for dinner in Hingham, Mass., where politics are a frequent, and divisive topic of conversation.

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Biden dinner conversation

Vice President Joe Biden talks with Marine Lance Cpl. Nathan Jakubisin, 23, of Pleasant City, Ohio, during his 4th annual Wounded Warrior Early Thanksgiving Dinner at the Vice President's residence at the Naval Observatory in Washington, Monday, Nov. 19, 2012.

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The Browns doing their best

Cleveland Browns defensive end Jabaal Sheard packs food boxes at the Cleveland Food Bank Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Cleveland. Browns front office employees and players volunteered at the food bank to help the charity with their Thanksgiving food distribution.

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Meal on wheels

People leave with Thanksgiving meals during Jackson Limousine's 30th annual turkey giveaway on November 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The limousine company, who accepted donations from several different public organization and citizens, is expected to hand out 10,000 turkeys to people in the community

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Keeping warm this holiday

Nicole Marsh right, lights a campfire in Nickelsville, a homeless encampment, where a day earlier a heavy rain and windstorm had partially flooded the camp, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Seattle

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Holiday travel hustle

Travelers walk through New York's Penn Station, Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012. Around 43.6 million Americans were expected to journey 50 miles or more between Wednesday and Sunday, just a 0.7 percent increase from last year, according to AAA's yearly Thanksgiving travel analysis

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Thanksgiving decor

Jake Loesch and his grandmother, Bunny Arseneau pose outside Bunny's home where they replaced the Thanksgiving ornament with one for Christmas on the front door, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 in Crystal, Minn.

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Presidential pardon

U.S. President Barack Obama pardons the 2012 Thanksgiving Turkey, Cobbler, next to next to his daughters Sasha and Malia and National Turkey Federation chairman Steve Willardsen in The Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, November 21, 2012

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