An Iranian woman who declined to give her name uses the Internet in Nikoo Coffeenet internet cafe in the Tadrish bazaar in northern Tehran, Iran, in this June 11, 2009, file photo. (Associated Press) ** FILE **
People use computers at an Internet cafe in Fuyang in central China's Anhui province Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009. The nonprofit body that oversees Internet addresses approved Friday, Oct. 30, 2009 the use of Hebrew, Hindi, Korean, Chinese and other scripts not based on the Latin alphabet in a decision that could make the Web dramatically more inclusive. (AP Photo)
Cars drive under a grid of power lines crossing the 5 Highway Friday, March 27, 1998, in Los Angeles. California will try a second time to launch a deregulated, $23 billion electricity market designed to lower rates and improve efficiency through competition. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
** FILE ** A Chinese flag flutters outside Google's China headquarters in Beijing on Friday, Jan. 22, 2010. Google closed its China-based search engine last year after complaining of cyberattacks from China against its e-mail service. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Marines carry a wounded comrade to a waiting helicopter after an improvised explosive device detonated near their armored vehicle in the Taliban stronghold of Marjah in Afghanistan's Helmand province on Tuesday. (Associated Press)
U.S. Marines walk on tracks of a vehicle to avoid improvised explosive devices (IEDs) as their platoon clears a route to reach another platoon in Marjah in Afghanistan's Helmand province in 2010. Marines airdropped into the region came under intense Taliban fire. (Associated Press)
This artist rendering shows NASA's next generation of moon rockets being developed at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Preliminary work on two Ares spacecraft has already cost NASA $7 billion.
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Intel Corp. is paying $1.25 billion to Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD), its largest rival in the market for computer processors, to settle all antitrust and patent suits, the companies said. However, Intel must deal with antitrust charges filed by governments, most notably in Europe, at the urging of AMD.