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FILE - This Feb. 28, 2011 file photo shows Lance Armstrong listening to a fellow cancer survivor during a news conference in Los Angeles.. The world may soon know what the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has on Armstrong. USADA has said it had 10 former teammates ready to testify against Armstrong before he chose not to take his case to an arbitration hearing. The list likely includes previous Armstrong accusers Floyd Landis and Tyler Hamilton. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

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FILE - In this Monday, June 18, 2012, file photo, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer comments on the Windows 8 operating system. The PC industry is in a slump, as consumers show more interest in tablet computers and smartphones. Officially, PC makers say they expect Windows 8, which launches Oct. 26, 2012, to get buyers to open their wallets, but industry watchers and analysts are skeptical. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

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FILE - In this Monday, June 18, 2012, file photo, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer comments on the Windows 8 operating system. The PC industry is in a slump, as consumers show more interest in tablet computers and smartphones. Officially, PC makers say they expect Windows 8, which launches Oct. 26, 2012, to get buyers to open their wallets, but industry watchers and analysts are skeptical. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

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People attend a workshop called “New York Get Your Business Online” at Google offices in the city. Google Inc.’s stock plunged suddenly Thursday after a contractor prematurely released the search company’s third-quarter earnings report. (Associated Press)

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People attend a workshop called “New York Get Your Business Online” at Google offices in the city. (Associated Press)

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Newsweek magazine, on sale Thursday at a newsstand, will switch to digital-only operations after publication of its Dec. 31 issue. The move, after 80 years, recognizes the changing preferences of news consumers away from print formats. (The Associated Press)

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This Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009, file photo, shows A123 Systems Inc.'s high power Nanophospate Lithium Ion Cell for Hybrid Electric Vehicles batteries in Livonia, Mich. Short of cash and hurting from slow sales of electric cars, battery maker A123 Systems Inc. sent its U.S. operations into bankruptcy protection on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, and quickly sold its automotive assets. The Chapter 11 filing in Delaware came one day after A123 warned that it likely would miss some debt payments and could be headed for court-supervised restructuring. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

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In this Feb. 23, 2007, file photo, President Bush, center, listens to Dave Vieau, President and CEO of A123 Systems, right, as he is shown a Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid car utilizing a lithium power battery during a demonstration of alternative fuel automobiles on the South Lawn of the White House. Short of cash and hurting from slow sales of electric cars, battery maker A123 Systems Inc. sent its U.S. operations into bankruptcy protection on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, and quickly sold its automotive assets. The filing is likely to stoke the debate in Washington over the Obama administrationís funding of alternative energy companies. In 2009, A123 got a $249 million Department of Energy grant to help it build U.S. factories. Republicans have accused Obama of wasting stimulus money on the companies after the failure of politically connected and now-bankrupt solar power company Solyndra LLC, which left taxpayers on the hook for $528 million. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

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In this Aug. 9, 2007, photo, a man walks from the A123 Systems Inc., in Watertown, Mass. After years of struggling with weak sales and mounting losses, the electric-car battery maker filed for bankruptcy protection and reached a deal to sell its automotive assets, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, David Goldman)

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In this Aug. 9, 2007, photo, development technician Ronnie Wilkins reaches for some development powder stored in a glove box used in lithium car batteries A123 Systems Inc. headquarters in Watertown, Mass. After years of struggling with weak sales and mounting losses, the electric-car battery maker filed for bankruptcy protection and reached a deal to sell its automotive assets Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, David Goldman)

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This Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009, file photo, shows A123 Systems Inc.'s high power Nanophospate Lithium Ion Cell for Hybrid Electric Vehicles batteries in Livonia, Mich. Short of cash and hurting from slow sales of electric cars, battery maker A123 Systems Inc. sent its U.S. operations into bankruptcy protection on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, and quickly sold its automotive assets. The Chapter 11 filing in Delaware came one day after A123 warned that it likely would miss some debt payments and could be headed for court-supervised restructuring. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

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Lance Armstrong is pictured after crashing during the fifth stage of the Tour of California cycling race in the outskirts of Visalia, Calif., on Thursday, May 20, 2010. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Cyclist Lance Armstrong greets fellow riders before the start of his Livestrong Challenge 10K ride for cancer in Blue Bell, Pa., on Aug. 22, 2010. (AP Photo/Bradley C. Bower)

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In this image taken from video obtained from the Ugarit News, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, Syrians react after a government warplane was shot down in Aleppo, Syria, on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Ugarit News via AP video)

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In this image taken from video obtained from the Ugarit News, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, Syrians react after a government warplane was shot down in Aleppo, Syria, on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Ugarit News via AP video)

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A snapshot posted on an internal GSA website shows attendees at the four-day, $823,000 2010 Western Regions conference in Las Vegas participating in a poolside activity.

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Turn-based combat is a deadly chess game of humans versus aliens in the video game XCOM: Enemy Unknown.

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Turn-based combat is a deadly chess game of humans versus aliens in the video game XCOM: Enemy Unknown.

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**FILE** H. Ross Perot, chairman emeritus of Perot Systems, gives a thumbs up Sept. 21, 2009, in Dallas during the annoucement that Dell had acquired Perot Systems for $3.9 billion. (Associated Press/Perot Systems)

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**FILE** H. Ross Perot, chairman emeritus of Perot Systems, gives a thumbs up Sept. 21, 2009, in Dallas during the annoucement that Dell had acquired Perot Systems for $3.9 billion. (Associated Press/Perot Systems)