The gurney in the execution chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary is pictured in McAlester, Okla., in 2008. Legal pressures and concerns from European manufacturers have made traditional execution drugs unavailable to states. AP hide caption

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Andy Leer of maker space chain TechShop calibrates a 3-D printer at a GE-sponsored pop-up workshop in Washington, D.C. Maker spaces, which offer access to industrial-grade tools, are attracting support from governments and big companies like Ford and Lowe's. Gary Cameron/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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High-Tech Maker Spaces: Helping Little Startups Make It Big

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V. Stiviano 'Thunderously Unintelligent' In Sterling Scandal?

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Lawmakers, Educators Target Sexual Assault On Campus

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Gay rights issues led Ryan Messer (left) to move away from Cincinnati. It also led to Mike Moroski losing his job. Today, both men agree that gays are more accepted in the city than they've ever been. Alan Greenblatt/NPR hide caption

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Cannabis Industry Sponsors Colorado Symphony Shows

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Fans Rally Outside Staples Center To Support Clippers

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White House Warns Highway Trust Fund Is Low On Funds

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Concerns Raised Over Exporting Liquefied Natural Gas

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Varying Auto Safety Standards Interfere With Trade Negotiations

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