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Ready to tackle the job: Clinton returns to State

Updated 1:18 PM ET, Mon January 7, 2013
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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton opens a gift from senior managers at the State Department upon returning to work on Monday. She returned to work after being hospitalized for the flu, a concussion, and blood clot. From U.S. State Department
State Department leaders gifted Clinton "a football helmet with a State Department seal, lots of good padding," spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said. From U.S. State Department
The number 112 on the jersey she was given "symbolizes the number of countries [Clinton] visited as Secretary of State," Nuland said. "She thought it was cool. But then being Hillary Clinton she wanted to get right to business." From U.S. State Department