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GM's Mary Barra becomes first female CEO of a U.S. auto company
General Motors product development chief Mary Barra has been named the company's new CEO, the first female head of a U.S. car company.
REVIEWS & TIPS
Five tablet apps for the (very) young set
With an endless cavalcade of new apps for the iPad and its Android rivals, we decided to poke around for five great apps that could benefit kids aged 1 to 5 years old. With the help of pediatricians, app reviewers, schoolteachers and parents, we struck gold.
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PG&E's new San Ramon control center is up and running
PG&E executives said Friday that a new $38 million state-of-the-art natural gas control center here will make the company's gas system safer, the same day that a state regulatory judge recommended that the utility be allowed to resume full-pressure operations of a closely scrutinized gas pipeline beneath San Carlos.
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Holiday cookie boot camp
Amp up your holiday baking with these cookie tips from Alice Medrich and other baking pros.
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How Miley Cyrus landed MTV's Best Artist of 2013 honors
Cyrus twerked her way to the top of the music scene this year with the most watched videos of 2013.