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What Are the Most and Least Common Jobs in the US?

We all know how tough finding a job can be. But finding certain ones may be a whole heck of a lot easier than others.

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Etch A Sketch Inventor Dies at 86
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Etch A Sketch Inventor Dies at Age 86

Andre Cassagnes, the man responsible for inventing the venerable Etch A Sketch, a toy that inspired countless children ever since it was introduced in 1960, has died at age 86 in France.

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Super Bowl Blackout
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See the Power Go Out During Super Bowl XLVII

A power surge at the Superdome in New Orleans knocked out a number of the lights causing play to be disrupted (sabotage by the 49ers perhaps?). The delay is expected to be up to a half hour long. Let's hope the break doesn't mess with anyone's focus.

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Science Could Be Close to Mapping Out Alien Worlds

Scientists are making revolutionary advancements in how they study alien planets. Recently, astronomers discovered that they could use the process of reflecting starlight in order to create composite maps of unknown worlds that would enable them to define pertinent aspects of planetary life, such as land, water and clouds. 

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George Bush Barney the dog
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Barney, Former First Dog, Has Died

Barney, who along with his sister Miss Beazley was the resident canine at the White House during George W. Bush's tenure, died Friday at the age of 12. The black Scottish terrier had lymphoma.

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iStockphoto

Economy Added 157,000 Jobs in January

The Labor Department announced that the U.S. economy added 157,000 jobs in January. The unemployment rate inched upward by a tenth of a point, to 7.9 percent.

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Brendan Hoffman, Getty Images

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Dies at 88

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch died early Friday morning at the age of 88 after spending the last several months in and out of hospitals.

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National Weather Service

Nasty Weather Wreaking Havoc All Over the Country

A particularly harsh, and large, spate of weather has been pummeling much of the Eastern half of the country, with recent incidents affecting residents as far north as Wisconsin and Michigan and all the way down to Georgia and Alabama, even stretching westward into Texas.

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Digital Vision

5 Simple Tips to Cope If You’re Stressed Out at Work

So, you say work has got you stressed out. There's good news -- you're not alone.

More importantly, you're not helpless, either.

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Phoenix Shooting
12News

Phoenix Office Shooting Leaves At Least Six Injured

At least six people have been injured at a shooting in an office complex in Phoenix on Wednesday.

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