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The FBI used a new DNA fingerprinting technology to analyze the anthrax used in the 2001 mailings. These anthrax spores can live for many years. Janice Haney Carr/CDC Public Health Image Library hide caption

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Research News

Lab Vs. Courtroom: Different Definitions Of Proof

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Lab Vs. Courtroom: Different Definitions Of Proof

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The redesigned cover of Newsweek features Secretary of State Hilary Clinton, left. At right, the magazine's cover last May, when it was put up for sale. Charles Krupa/Newsweek/AP hide caption

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Tina Brown's 'Newsweek' Has A Dash Of The 'Beast'

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Libyan Leader Moammar Gadhafi arrives at a hotel to give television interviews in Tripoli, Libya, on Tuesday. Ben Curtis/AP hide caption

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Africa

Tribes Regroup As Gadhafi's Control Is Threatened

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Tribes Regroup As Gadhafi's Control Is Threatened

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This concept illustration for the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex shows how a space shuttle might be displayed, if NASA decides to award one to the facility. PGAV Destinations/Kennedy Space Center hide caption

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The End Of The Space Shuttle Era

NASA's Next Mission: Finding Homes For Shuttles

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NASA's Next Mission: Finding Homes For Shuttles

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To college basketball fans from Vanderbilt and other schools, the NCAA tourney's one-and-done format gives their teams a chance to shine. The NCAA releases the 2011 tournament bracket Sunday. Grant Halverson/Getty Images hide caption

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Sweetness And Light

March Madness: Fans Love The Knockout Round

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March Madness: Fans Love The Knockout Round

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Dr. John will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this month. Courtesy of 429 Records hide caption

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Courtesy of 429 Records

Music Interviews

Dr. John: From Session Player To New Orleans Funk Legend

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Dr. John: From Session Player To New Orleans Funk Legend

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