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Along with caring for her own children, Jihan Sanders takes care of the children of her best friend, operations specialist Petty Officer 1st Class Sheena Sullen, while Sullen is deployed with the guided missile destroyer USS Mahan. Before bed, Sanders hugs Zaria Sullen-Polk, 8, while Sanders' son Darric, 9, and daughter Tashawn, 12, get ready to say good night. Amanda Lucier/The Virginian-Pilot hide caption

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A Friend Calls, And A Best Friend Moves To Help

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Wael Ghonim, a Google marketing executive and Egyptian protest activist, is hoisted onstage in Cairo's Tahrir Square after President Hosni Mubarak stepped down Feb. 11. Chris Hondros/Getty Images hide caption

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Egypt's Youth Groups Struggle To Find One Voice

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News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch walks on stage with an iPad for the Feb. 2 launch of his new online newspaper for the Apple iPad called The Daily. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Apple Unveils App Store Subscription Service; Not Everyone Is Thrilled

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James Arthur Ray at his 2010 bond hearing. Ray is facing manslaughter charges after three people died during a spiritual retreat he hosted at a sweat lodge near Sedona, Ariz. Jack Kurtz/AP hide caption

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A Fading Aura For Arizona's Spiritual Tourism

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President Obama faced a battery of questions about his budget Tuesday during a news conference at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington. One problem Obama and other politicians confront when it comes to the budget is that most voters want more government than they're willing to pay for. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Balancing The Budget: The Problem Might Be You

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Economists say unemployment is high in Portland and wages are low. But the city is still attracting young, white professionals from the Northeast and Midwest. Amelia Templeton/NPR hide caption

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History Hinders Diversification Of Portland, Ore.

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Owner Daniel Snyder of the Washington Redskins walks the sidelines before a game against the Houston Texans. Larry French/Getty Images hide caption

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You're A Mean One, Mr. Owner

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