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Futurist 40 Years Later: Possibilities, Not Predictions

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Suspected 'Barefoot Bandit' Nabbed In Bahamas

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An Oil Pipeline From Canada? Some Say 'No Way'

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Lawmakers To Introduce New Internet Privacy Bill

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Do Looser Laws Make Pot More Popular? Not So Far

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Facebook's Latest Privacy Changes May Quiet Critics

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Facebook Boosts Privacy Controls

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Wood-Powered 'Biomass' Plants Have Critics Barking

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has made it clear in recent days that the company plans to change its privacy settings in an attempt to satisfy concerns from users and Congress. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP hide caption

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Facebook's Dilemma: When Privacy Hits The Fan

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The Seattle Storm's Sue Bird (left) tries to drive past the Los Angeles Sparks' Ticha Penicheiro on Sunday. Bird, a co-captain, says the team has a solid fan base, even if they're not picking up fans of the old SuperSonics NBA team, which moved to Oklahoma City under new ownership. Elaine Thompson/AP hide caption

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In Seattle, The WNBA Reigns

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Microsoft Launches Latest Version Of Office

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Scientists Capture Elusive Giant Palouse Earthworm

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Pedestrians walk past the iconic marquee of The Lusty Lady in downtown Seattle earlier this month. The nude peepshow is closing. Elaine Thompson/AP hide caption

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Marquee Lights Dim At Seattle's Lusty Lady Strip Club

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Haitians pray as they walk past the ruins of the National Cathedral, which was destroyed by the Jan. 12 earthquake, after Mass outside the ruins in Port-au-Prince. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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Haitians' Faith Unshaken By Earthquake

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