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'Star Wars: Episode VII' to resume filming

"Star Wars: Episode VII" is preparing to get back to work.

With passing of Bacall, all Madonna's 'Vogue' icons have died

 The death of famed actress Lauren Bacall, the husky-voiced starlet known for her sultry sensuality, not only meant the loss of a true Hollywood l

Report: Brazil presidential candidate among those killed in plane crash

Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos was among those killed Wednesday morning in the crash of a small plane in Santos, Brazil, the country's state news outlet Agencia Brasil reported.

Do you know this family?

Joe Lynch didn't need a top-of-the-line video camera. For five bucks, he couldn't resist picking up a turn-of-the-millennium RCA model at a Goodwill in Clarksville, Indiana.

INTERVIEW: Ferguson eyewitness speaks

An eyewitness to the shooting of Michael Brown has come forward to tell his side of Saturday's events. Dorian Johnson walked with Michael Brown in Ferguson Missouri Saturday afternoon when the incident began.

Where is it most expensive to own a car?

Where is it most expensive to own a car? Apparently, Wyoming.

Certain venom may stop cancer cell growth

Scientists from the University of Illinois believe they may have found a way to stop cancer cell growth, by using venom.

Generic vs. brand name products

Americans are wasting billions a year on brand name products.

Bieber to plead guilty in Florida

Justin Bieber is expected to plead guilty Wednesday to misdemeanor charges of careless driving and resisting arrest in connection with an incident in Miami Beach early this year, a source with knowledge of the case told CNN.

Hollywood legend Lauren Bacall dies from stroke in NYC hospital

Hollywood legend Lauren Bacall died Tuesday from a stroke at a New York City Hospital.  She was 89 years old.

'Another World' villain Charles Keating dies at 72

Charles Keating, best known for his role as villain Carl Hutchins on the NBC soap opera "Another World," has died, his son said Tuesday.

How Ballmer's $2 billion Clippers deal could pay off

Steve Ballmer's $2 billion deal to buy the Los Angeles Clippers dwarfs the previous $550 million record price for an NBA team the way a basketball center towers over a jockey.

Attorney: Steve Ballmer now owns NBA's Clippers

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is now the official owner of the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers, according to Ballmer's attorney, Adam Streisand.

Eat your selfie on a Middleton marshmallow

Move over Kate Middleton! Younger brother James Middleton is stealing the spotlight with his candy business that prints Instagram and Facebook pictures on marshmallows.

Autopsy results expected in tragic death of Academy Award winner

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday in the death of comic legend Robin Williams, who authorities believe took his own life. He was found dead Monday at his northern California home. He was 63.