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President Obama walks with White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew on March 2 on the South Lawn of the White House. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Low-Profile Power Player Jack Lew May Be In Line For Treasury Post

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Charlotte Douglas International Airport has deployed an army of 1.9 million worms to eat through its organic waste. The airport has reduced the trash it sends to the landfill by 70 percent. Julie Rose hide caption

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One Airport's Trash Is 2 Million Worms' TreasureWFAE

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President Obama, with House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) behind him, delivering his State of the Union address last January. Saul Loeb/Getty Images hide caption

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On 'Fiscal Cliff,' Majority Of Public Sides With Democrats, Pew Poll Says

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The fossil remains of Dickinsonia, an Ediacaran organism that's long been extinct. Scientists have long assumed these early life forms lived in the sea, but a new study argues they emerged on land. G. Retallack/Nature hide caption

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Land Creatures Might Not Have Come From The Sea

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