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Lindsey, Natalie and Paul Santana (seen via webcam), the day after Natalie's birth. "The hospital staff was so incredible to arrange for the Internet connection to make that possible," Lindsey says. She calls their Skype chat that day "such a great memory for us." Lindsey Santana hide caption

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A passenger removes his shoes at the TSA security checkpoint at John F. Kennedy International Airport — a task that may not be required in the near future, says Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano. Michael Nagle/Getty Images hide caption

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Members of the nascent United Auto Workers union staged sit-down strikes in several Flint, Mich., Fisher Body plants in late 1936 and early 1937. Sheldon Dick/Getty Images hide caption

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When you sit down to play Risk: Legacy, you're not starting from scratch — the game refers back to previous matches. Hasbro game designer Rob Daviau says the new version of Risk plays around "with the assumptions of what a board game should and shouldn't be." Hasbro hide caption

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