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Pet-friendly dating sites match up people, pooches

LOS ANGELES (AP) — On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love. Full Story
B&N and Samsung introduce co-branded tablet
NEW YORK (AP) — Barnes & Noble and Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new co-branded tablet called the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook that will replace B&N's own Nook tablets. Full Story

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Town counsel states proposed subdivision violates state law

AYER -- Selectmen have acted on a legal opinion from town counsel claiming that a plan to develop acres of private land into a 34-lot subdivision off of Pleasant Street is in violation of state law. Full Story
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Hildreth House $3.7M cost remains roughly the same, manager says

HARVARD -- Completing the Hildreth House renovations in two phases rather than three could save $15,000 on a $3. Full Story
PEPPERELL NEWS
Popsicles with the Principals Friday

Meet Varnum Brook Elementary School's newest administrators
PEPPERELL-- Varnum Brook Elementary School will welcome two new administrators this fall, Principal Tara Hanley and Assistant Principal Jill Jarvis. Full Story
 
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Pet-friendly dating sites match up people, pooches

08/20/2014 10:53 AM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love. 
Full Story
B&N and Samsung introduce co-branded tablet
08/20/2014 11:07 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Barnes & Noble and Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new co-branded tablet called the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook that will replace B&N's own Nook tablets. Full Story

Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high
08/20/2014 10:03 AM EDT - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve Jobs. Full Story

Twitter tries to block images of Foley killing
08/20/2014 09:04 AM EDT - AMSTERDAM (AP) — Twitter and some other social media outlets are trying to block the spread of gruesome images of the beheading of journalist James Foley by Islamic State militants, while a movement to deny his killers publicity is also gaining momentum. Full Story

Uber hires former Obama adviser Plouffe
08/19/2014 06:50 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is stepping up its political game with a high-powered new hire. The taxi-alternative service is hiring a former White House adviser to lead its campaign for acceptance in the 170 cities around the world where it operates. Full Story

Tips for parents: To post or not to post?
08/19/2014 03:13 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Privacy-wary parents are increasingly pausing before they post photos, names and other information about their wee ones on social media. Full Story

Ballmer steps down from Microsoft board
08/19/2014 07:44 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down from the company's board, closing a chapter on 34 years with the software giant. Full Story

Stolen shopping scooter ride leads to jail

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque, New Mexico, man is facing charges after police say he drove a stolen electric shopping cart to meet with his probation officer. Full Story
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Emma Stone to enter 'Cabaret' on Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) — Emma Stone is about to get saucy — she'll be slipping into the slinky Broadway revival of "Cabaret. Full Story
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NFL asking artists to pay to play Super Bowl?

Report says Rihanna, Katy Perry and Coldplay may have been asked to contribute to play halftime show.