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Suffixes like .org, .net and .com are the most common on the Internet today. But the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which governs Web names, plans to add some 1,400 more, some ending in Arabic or Chinese characters. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Beyond .Com: Some See Confusion In Internet Domain Expansion

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Carnegie ultimately gave away $60 million to fund a system of 1,689 public libraries across the country. "In bestowing charity the main consideration should be to help those who help themselves," he wrote. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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How Andrew Carnegie Turned His Fortune Into A Library Legacy

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The Beatitudes, for string quartet Kronos Quartet
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A new fund trading on the New York Stock Exchange will allow investors to put money in companies that all call Nashville home. The manager's of the fund hope to expand the project to other cities. Walter G. Arce /CSM /Landov hide caption

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Firm Hopes 'Owning Nashville' Will Pay Off For Investors

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A side view of the new ant species Eurhopalothrix zipacna. Mounting glue and paper appear beneath the ant, one of 33 new species discovered in Central America by Jack Longino, a biologist at the University of Utah. John T. Longino/University of Utah hide caption

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Jack Longino, 'The Astonishing Ant Man,' Finds 33 New Species

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The offshore wind farm in the North Sea near Borkum, Germany, is nearly complete. The Riffgat facility, seen here on June 23, includes 30 turbines, each with a generating capacity of 3.6 megawatts. David Hecker/Getty Images hide caption

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Sold! First Parcels Auctioned For Future Offshore Wind Farms

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Chris Viehland helps her daughter Jenna try on shoes for the new school year at a Famous Footwear store in Fenton, Mo., Aug. 9, 2012. Christian Gooden/MCT/Landov hide caption

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As Back-To-School Shopping Begins, Consumers May Turn Frugal

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Bob Moses works with Jennifer Augustine, Guitoscard Denize, Darius Collins and other students who are part of this Algebra Project classroom. It's one of several student cohorts across the country where students who've struggled with math get to college-level by the end of high school. Christopher Connelly/NPR hide caption

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To '60s Civil Rights Hero, Math Is Kids' Formula For Success

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Just Before Dawn Chuck Leavell
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The Jersey shore's iconic Star Jet roller coaster was inundated after Superstorm Sandy. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Bodies On The Boardwalk: Murder Stirs A Sleepy Jersey Shore

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