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Soldiers hug as others remove the wreckage of a car burned during the uprising at Cairo's Tahrir Square. Pedro Ugarte/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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More couples are filing for divorce, thanks to gains in the U.S. economy that make it easier to divide assets. David Kennedy hide caption

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For Some Couples, Economic Indicators Say Split

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Anti-government protesters demonstrate as night falls in Tahrir, or Liberation Square in Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 1. More than a quarter-million people flooded into the heart of Cairo Tuesday, filling the city's main square in by far the largest demonstration in a week of unceasing demands for President Hosni Mubarak to leave after nearly 30 years in power. Tara Todras-Whitehill/AP hide caption

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Mentor Carol Brooks, 72, wears a charm bracelet engraved with the names of the many refugees she’s helped in the past decade. "Some of them call me Mom," she says. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Boomers Take The 'Retire' Out Of Retirement

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Mike Green texts now, but he didn't in 2005, when his now ex-wife began an affair with her colleague via text messaging. He hopes he can trust again; he gets suspicious whenever a girlfriend texts someone else. Courtesy of Mike Green hide caption

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Carolyn and Sorin Popescu, with their daughter, Lina. After many arguments over Sorin's constant iPhone usage, the couple developed some ground rules. For example, Sorin now limits texting until after Lina's bedtime. Courtesy of the Popescus hide caption

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