1. GETTING WELL

    Hillary Will Return Next Week

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (L) speaks to Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during a breakfast at Istana, or Presidential Palace, in Singapore on November 17, 2012.  Clinton arrived in Singapore on November 16 for consultations with the city-state's leaders, ahead of an Asia-Pacific summit in Cambodia with President Barack Obama. AFP PHOTO / POOL / Matt Rourke        (Photo credit should read MATT ROURKE/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Hillary Clinton is back! The secretary of state will return to work next week after three weeks away recovering from a concussion and stomach virus—and not a moment too soon. Though she will still have to refrain from travelling abroad for the time being, Clinton will finally be able to give her testimony on the September attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya. Doctors mandated that she not testify earlier this month, which spawned conspiracy theories that she may be faking or exaggerating her illness to get out of the hearing.

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