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Egyptians attend a rally calling for a rapid transition from military to civilian rule following the February ouster of president Hosni Mubarak in Cairo's Tahrir Square. Mahmud Hams /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Egyptian Groups Plan Mass Anti-Military Protests

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Veterans register for the "Hiring Our Heroes" job fair on Nov. 4 at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy, Utah. Some 240,000 veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan are out of work. George Frey/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate OKs Bill To Boost Hiring Of Veterans

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Myanmar President Thein Sein (shown here in March 2010, left) has promised change, but some fear that he's a puppet of the repressive military leadership. He pleased many onetime critics by suspending construction on a controversial dam. Christophe Archambault/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Myanmar, Signs Of Change Warily Welcomed

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (left) and Miami Heat forward LeBron James warm up before an NBA charity basketball invitational game in Oklahoma City on Oct. 23. The NBA had a series of exhibition games to keep players in the spotlight during the lockout. The lockout is hurting local businesses and arena employees in Oklahoma City. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption

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Some Businesses Hurting Without NBA Assist

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NASA's next Mars rover, Curiosity, seen in this artist's rendering, will use 8 pounds of plutonium-238 as its power supply. That's a significant portion of the remaining space fuel. NASA and the Department of Energy have offered to split the costs of producing the fuel, but Congress has so far opposed that arrangement. NASA hide caption

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Space

Plutonium Problem: Who Pays For Space Fuel?

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Officer Huy Nguyen shows a video camera worn by some officers in Oakland, Calif. Oakland and dozens of other police departments across the country are equipping officers with tiny body cameras to record anything from a traffic stop to a violent crime in progress. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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As More Police Wear Cameras, Policy Questions Arise

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Harvard Business School's Jayanth Iyengar (far left), Jonas Peter Akins and Genevieve Sheenan held their own, but eventually lost to IBM's Watson in a game of Jeopardy at a conference on jobs and technology. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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How Technology Is Eliminating Higher-Skill Jobs

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