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Dec 02, 2014

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Christopher Larsen, pictured at Window Rock, AZ, is back home in the Navajo Nation. He gets around with the support from the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart powered by the Freedom portable driver. Larsen has arranged to fly to Tucson when a matching donor heart becomes available.

Dec 01, 2014

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Dec 01, 2014

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Paragon Casino Resort, in Marksville, Louisiana is owned and operated by the Tunica-Biloxi tribe of Louisiana. The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe and Paragon Casino Resort are committed to economic development in Central Louisiana and enhancing the lives of its citizens by partnering with businesses, civic organizations, and nonprofit organizations for the betterment of all.

Nov 30, 2014

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U.S. Census Bureau Logo.

Nov 28, 2014

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Nov 21, 2014

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First Nations Development Institute Logo.

Nov 21, 2014

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Nov 20, 2014

13:33 ET

To commemorate the nation's American Indian and Alaska Native heritage, this news graphic lists the 25 largest tribal groupings among American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Nov 20, 2014

13:21 ET

The Census Bureau celebrates Thanksgiving by showing all the places in the United States named after the holiday's traditional main course, turkey. Turkey Creek, La., was the most populous in 2013, with 435 residents, followed by Turkey, Texas (410), Turkey, N.C. (291) and Turkey Creek, Ariz. (294).

Nov 19, 2014

12:47 ET

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