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Tearful homecoming, Amanda Knox back in Seattle

SEATTLEAmanda Knox arrived home in Seattle on Tuesday and in a halting voice nearly choked with emotion told the people who supported her fight to overturn her Italian murder conviction: "Thank you for being there for me."

The British Airways jet carrying Knox landed at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport about 5:09 p.m., one day after an Italian court cleared the 24-year-old college student of murder and freed her after nearly four years in prison.

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