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Los Alamitos, Calif. • Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting a prosthetic limb where her missing left hand had once been. Not until the little girl learned she could design her own, strap it on easily and then …

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  • Delta offers GPS pet-tracker on flights
    Atlanta • Salt Lake City will be one of 10 cities where Delta Air Lines will offer what it says is the first pet-tracking device to reassure passenger...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 07:30 pm   |     |   Share
  • Former Audi exec to spend $12B on Cadillac
    Johan de Nysschen was plenty skeptical when General Motors asked him to run Cadillac. De Nysschen helped make Audi a real contender in the U.S. and ha...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 07:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Appalachian miners wiped out by coal glut they can’t reverse
    Douglas Blackburn has been crawling in and out of the coal mines of Central Appalachia since he was a boy accompanying his father and grandfather some...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 07:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • This Monday, March 30, 2015 photo shows a Hisense Chrome laptop in San Francisco. Google and Microsoft are releasing cheaper laptops and tablets in an effort to reach students, budget-conscious families and overseas markets. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) Google, Microsoft battle lowers PC, tablet prices
    San Francisco • Google is releasing its cheapest Chromebook laptops yet, two versions priced at $149 aimed at undercutting Microsoft’s Windows franchi...
    Updated Mar 31 2015 07:03 pm   |     |   Share


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  • Ally Financial CEO Jeff Brown, left, Quicken Loans/ Rock Ventures Chairman Dan Gilbert, right. and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announce the move of 1,500 Ally employees into One Detroit Center, which will be renamed Ally Detroit Center,  during a news conference in the lobby of the building in Detroit, Tuesday, March 31, 2015. A Detroit-based automotive financial services company announced its headquarters will remain in the city’s resurgent downtown rather than move to the suburbs. (AP Photo/The Detroit News, Brandy Baker) DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT-HUFFINGTON POST OUT-NO MAGS-NO SALES-NO ARCHIVE-MANDATORY CREDIT Ally Financial lease deal keeps HQ in Detroit
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  • A farmer tills a field near Mead, Neb., Monday, March 30, 2015. The USDA releases its annual prospective planting report on Tuesday, March 31, 2015,  which outlines farmer decisions about how much land to dedicate to corn, soybeans and other major crops including wheat and cotton. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) Soybean record expected, corn acres to drop
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