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Home to Alaska

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin walks with her husband Todd, her father Chuck Heath (left), and Meghan Stapleton (right), to greet supporters after returning to Anchorage the day after the election. Palin returned after 70 days on the campaign trail as Sen. John McCain's vice presidential candidate.AP photo by Al Grillo