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Timothy McIntosh and his sister Winnette McIntosh Ambrose both graduated from MIT with degrees in chemical engineering.They now own and operate The Sweet Lobby, a boutique bakery in Washington, D.C. Carla Sims/Courtesy of The Sweet Lobby hide caption

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From MIT To A Bakery: The Story Of The Sweet Lobby

Winnette McIntosh Ambrose and her brother Timothy recently won an episode of the Food Network's Cupcake Wars. They left chemical engineering to concoct treats at The Sweet Lobby boutique bakery in Washington, D.C.

From MIT To A Bakery: The Story Of The Sweet Lobby
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Jose Barrera holds Alma Dulce, his 2-year-old xoloitzcuintli, or Mexican hairless dog, one of six breeds that will compete for the first time in the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York this week. Mike Segar/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Westminster Dog Show: Introducing The Xoloitzcuintli

Dog days are back with the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City. Six breeds will be competing in the show for the first time, including the xoloitzcuintli, or Mexican hairless dog.

Westminster Dog Show: Introducing The Xoloitzcuintli
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A Spring 2012 design by Phillip Lim. He will show his Fall 2012 collection during this year's Fashion Week in New York. Jason DeCrow/AP hide caption

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New TV Series Highlights Black Missing Persons

Nearly a third of all missing-person cases in 2010 involved black victims, according to the FBI. Many of those cases were under-reported. But the new TV show Find Our Missing hopes to change that.

New TV Series Highlights Black Missing Persons
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An injured man arrives at a hospital in Chengdu on a stretcher following an explosion at an electronics factory owned by Foxconn Technology Group, which makes many Apple products. Poor working conditions and low pay at such factories has made many consumers push for Apple to contract work more selectively. AP hide caption

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Fit For You, a line of apparel for female football fans by the NFL, tries to better meet the needs of the women who love the sport. Courtesy of NFLShop.com hide caption

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