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A Cat Cafe Could Open in Boston (for Real This Time)

Nearly a year after plans for a cat cafe in the city of Boston, Le Chat Noir, were laid to rest for good, new plans to open such an establishment have evolved. A cat cafe called PURR is already in the works, and the mastermind behind it is working to secure a location to share the full wealth of …

The Week in Review: Benefits of Coffee

Coffee drinkers received some good news this week from new research pointing to the benefits of the popular beverage. A new study from scientists in Korea found drinking between one and five cups of coffee every day is good for arteries.<p>Calcium deposits in arteries, which cause blockage, were at …

Fab.com’s Fire Sale Should Close This Month

The sale will mark the end to one of the most bizarre recent stories in the venture-backed startup world.<p>Fab.com, the online design retailer that, for the blink of an eye, looked like it could someday develop into the Ikea for a new generation, is expected to complete a fire sale of its assets by …

Microsoft to Show How Windows 10 Will Win More Mobile Consumers

Microsoft makes (another) bid for the small screen with its new Windows 10 operating system.<p>When it comes to tablets and smartphones, most consumers avoid Windows.<p>On Wednesday, Microsoft hopes to drum up excitement over Windows 10, the new version of the operating system, which comes out later this …

US airstrike targets al-Shabab militants, Pentagon says

A U.S. airstrike targeted a senior leader of the al-Shabab militant group in Somalia, the Pentagon said Monday.<p>Somalia's intelligence service said the airstrike successfully killed the terror group's intelligence chief. The statement from the Somali agency Tuesday identified the slain leader only …