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New app helps find lost pets

A new cell phone app called Positive Identification of a Pet (PiP) issues alerts for missing pets and is generating a lot of buzz.…
This Wednesday, March 26, 2014 photograph shows the new Mars Inc. production facility near Topeka, Kan. It's the company's first new North American production facility in 35 years. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Photos: Mars Inc. opens new plant

Candy giant Mars Inc.is opening its first new plant in 35 years in Topeka, Kan. to churn out millions of chocolate bars and other sweets every day.…
FILE - This image released by Disney shows TV personality Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, right, from "Jersey Shore," with her fiance Jionni LaValle and their one-year-old son Lorenzo inside the Italy pavilion in the Epcot theme park, in this Sept. 27, 2013 file photo taken at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (AP Photo/Disney, Matt Stroshane, File)

Snooki planning a New Jersey wedding

Officials in a northern New Jersey town are discussing whether to allow taping of an MTV show featuring Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi's wedding.…
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Review: Windows Phone innovations show promise

In the market for smartphones, Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 system is barely there. It's dwarfed by Apple's iOS and Google's Android systems in both attention and sales.…

Report: Digital sites bring momentum to news

Growing digital outlets are bringing "a sense of momentum" to the news business even as long-term problems continue to plague the industry, a journalism think tank said on Wednesday.…