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President Obama is seeking to reassure voters that he is determined to create jobs. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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For Obama's State Of The Union, It's All About Jobs

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Pedestrians pass a high-rise building being constructed in Beijing in December. New figures show that property sales in China jumped 75 percent last year, as record levels of bank loans boosted purchases. Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Housing Bubble Fears, And Prices, Soar In China

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Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone during his keynote address at the MacWorld conference on Jan. 9, 2007. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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Will An Apple Tablet Heat Up E-Book War?

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Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announces a federal ban on texting for commercial truck drivers, Jan. 26. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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Truck Drivers Banned From Texting While Driving

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Workers ride past cooling towers at a coal-fired power plant on the outskirts of Beijing. Such power plants are at the center of a debate about the future of energy production in China and the U.S. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Future Of Coal Power Will Require Hard Choices

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A Haitian man tries to get one of the last handouts of food rations at distribution site set up by the U.S. Army at a golf club on the hills above the Haitian capital, Port-au-Prince, Jan. 19, 2010. It is one of seven tent cities NPR visited to gauge the success of international relief efforts. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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In Haiti, Earthquake Victims Left To Forage For Food

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Haitians line up for free food at Muncheez. The pizza parlor that was once too expensive for most Haitians is now serving whatever food the owners can get their hands on. Tamara Keith/NPR hide caption

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Haitian Eatery Serves Up Taste Of Hope Amid Despair

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