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ASSOCIATED PRESS A Nissan Leaf charges at a station in Portland, Ore. The Oregon Department of Transportation announced Thursday that 22 fast-charging stations will be built next year in the northwestern corner of the state, allowing drivers of electric cars to extend their travel into the country.

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Promising to help in taking friendships further, TrintMe is offering a new app allowing users to privately set their true intentions, or “trints,” for their Facebook friends or friends of friends. It then ascertains whether there’s reciprocity. If so, a connection is made. If not, the other person is none the wiser.

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Davey Johnson held court Wednesday in Viera, Fla., talking about everything from email spam to safaris to what the Nationals are capable of. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Secretary of Energy Steven Chu (right) and Sen. Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, announce construction of a hybrid geothermal/solar power plant in Nevada last summer. (Associated Press)

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Syrian rebels are pictured at the Jarrah airfield in Syria's northern Aleppo province on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, in this image taken from video and authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting. (AP Photo/Ugarit News via AP video)

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Syrian rebels are pictured at the Jarrah airfield in Syria's northern Aleppo province on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, in this image taken from video and authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting. (AP Photo/Ugarit News via AP video)

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**FILE** A magnifying glass is posed over a monitor displaying a Facebook page in Munich on Oct. 10, 2011. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** President Obama awards the National Medal of Technology and Innovation to Raytheon BBN Technologies, accepted by CEO Edward Campbell on Feb. 1, 2013, during at a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The awards are the highest honors bestowed by the U.S. government upon scientists, engineers, and inventors. (Associated Press)

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The Microsoft logo redesign features the name in a lighter, straight font and the familiar red, blue, yellow and green colors. (Associated Press)

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Fox News, a trusted source among conservatives, is among the networks covering the State of the Union speech. (Associated Press)

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Maryland couldn’t maintain the energy level it displayed in a win over Virginia Tech. “We were just a half-step slow and a little bit lethargic,” said coach Mark Turgeon. (Associated Press)

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This image provided by NASA/JPL-Caltech shows a simulation of asteroid 2012 DA14 approaching from the south as it passes through the Earth-moon system on Feb. 15, 2013. The 150-foot object will pass within 17,000 miles of the Earth. NASA scientists insist there is absolutely no chance of a collision as it passes. (AP Photo/NASA/JPL-Caltech)

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This image provided by NASA/JPL-Caltech shows a simulation of asteroid 2012 DA14 approaching from the south as it passes through the Earth-moon system on Feb. 15, 2013. The 150-foot object will pass within 17,000 miles of the Earth. NASA scientists insist there is absolutely no chance of a collision as it passes. (AP Photo/NASA/JPL-Caltech)

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Thorsten Heins, CEO of Research in Motion, which is changing its name to BlackBerry, introduces the BlackBerry 10 on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

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**FILE** A computer screen displaying the the micro-blogging site Twitter is seen July 26, 2012, in London. Users across the United States, Europe and Africa reported outages or sluggishness on the day before the London 2012 Games are expected to cause a spike in activity on the site. (Associated Press)

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The distorted main lithium-ion battery of the All Nippon Airways' Boeing 787 that had to make an emergency landing is dismantled by investigators in Kyoto, Japan. (Japan Transport Safety Board via Associated Press)

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A cat, resting on a Boardwalk deed, will soon the one of the tokens in Monopoly. The cat got 31 percent of the vote on Facebook to determine the winner of an online "election." The iron, part of the game since 1935, was voted off the board. (Associated Press)

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A cat, resting on a Boardwalk deed, will soon the one of the tokens in Monopoly. The cat got 31 percent of the vote on Facebook to determine the winner of an online "election." The iron, part of the game since 1935, was voted off the board. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** An attendee shakes hands with Hoovers Mobile's remote-controlled Robot Hoovie at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January 2009. (Associated Press)