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In each of his stylish suits and fashionable shirts, Greg Hughes has had the letters “LB” stitched into the fabric. It stands for “Lucky Bastard” and serves as a reminder of where he came from and the life he now …

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  • Protesters hold posters against Houthi Shiite rebels who hold the capital, Sanna, amid a power vacuum as they hold a demonstration in Sanaa on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Some 20,000 marched Saturday across the capital, where demonstrators converged on the house of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, who resigned Thursday along with his Cabinet. Arabic writing on the banner at right reads, Obama: Turmoil in Yemen won’t affect counterterrorism strategy
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  • A duck swims pilings on Boston Harbor in Boston, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. A winter storm warning covering Boston and Hartford, Conn., was in effect through 7 p.m. as the National Weather Service said to expect 4 to 8 inches of wet snow to fall by the time the storm moves out. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) ‘Potentially historic’: Northeast braces for massive snowstorm
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  • This images provided by Heritage Auctions shows a lock of Abraham Lincoln’s hair, removed by Surgeon General Joseph K. Barnes shortly after Lincoln was shot, which sold for $25,000 Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at a Historical Americana auction in Dallas, Texas. The Donald  P. Dow collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia that includes a lock of the slain president's hair sold for more than $800,000. (AP Photo/ Heritage Auctions) Lock of Lincoln’s hair among items auctioned for $800,000 in Dallas
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