Surge Returns, Urban Outfitters Apologizes

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— -- quicklist:1 title:Surge Soda Returns

text:That's right. The sugary, lemon-lime soda you loved in the 1990s is back -- at least temporarily.

Coca-Cola reintroduced Surge, which was discontinued in 2003, in 12-packs on, with the same retro packaging.

Unfortunately for fans who heard the news too late, it's already sold out.

But Coke said it's interested in further exploration of digital media and online sales.

“If expectations are met, this may be only the first of a variety of efforts we explore to launch niche products through e-commerce relationships” said Wendy Clark of Coca-Cola North America in a blog post.


quicklist:3 title: Urban Outfitters' Latest Mistake text: Oops.

Urban Outfitters apologized for selling a Kent State sweatshirt made to look like it was splattered with blood -- a scary reminder to some shoppers of the 1970 shootings at the university.

The top was listed as sold out on the brand's website, but was listed for resale on eBay before being removed.

Urban Outfitters apologized on Twitter and pointed out that only one of the sweatshirts was made and sold.

“Urban Outfitters sincerely apologizes for any offense our Vintage Kent State Sweatshirt may have caused," the retailer said. "It was never our intention to allude to the tragic events that took place at Kent State in 1970 and we are extremely saddened that this item was perceived as such.


quicklist:3 title: Microsoft Buys Maker of Minecraft Game text: Microsoft paid $2.5 billion for Mojang, the creator of the game Minecraft, the Associated Press reported.

Minecraft is the top paid app for iPhone and Android devices.

Acquiring Mojang, a Swedish company, could help Microsoft get more attention in the mobile gaming space.


quicklist:4 title: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Trailer Is Here text: Fans of "The Hunger Games" have been waiting for this.

The first official, full-length trailer for "Mockingjay," the third film in the series, is finally here.

Actress Jennifer Lawrence, who plays Katniss in the films, opens the clip, saying, "I never wanted any of this. I never wanted to be in the games. I just wanted to save my sister and keep Peeta alive."

Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks and Liam Hemsworth also appear in the trailer.