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Kylee Zempel

It’s a Ruff Time to be a Dog Lover

Dumb as a mutt Before shelling out a pretty penny for the next craze in designer dogs, there’s something pup lovers ought to know: A

Podcast: “Tweak This” (NPR Planet Money)

Have you ever considered how tweaking a standard practice or convention — such as abolishing wedding registries and selling wedding “tickets” instead — could dramatically improve

Amazon Reveals New Alexa Devices

Is there an Echo in here? Amazon just rolled out a series of new Alexa products. Among the devices introduced are the new Fire TV Recast,

Love Bug Squashed

The German auto-manufacturer announced last week that, after nearly 70 years of production, it will discontinue the Beetle. Due to declining sales, Volkswagen will roll

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