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Monday, August 25, 2014 - 5:28pm

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Tensions simmer in Ferguson

Violence erupted in the streets of Ferguson, Missouri for a fourth straight night Wednesday when police fired tear gas and smoke bombs at hundreds of demonstrators who had gathered to protest the police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brow

War Machine on the run

Police continue their manhunt for a mixed martial artist competitor they say beat his girlfriend so severely that it put her in the hospital.

Health care costs hit Wal-Mart profit

Wal-Mart stores says far more of its workers are signing up for its health care coverage than expected, because of that, the world's largest retailer will earn less in the current fiscal year than it had previously promised investors.

Cisco is laying off up to 8% of its employees

Tech giant Cisco continues to struggle. The company announced it will be cutting around six-thousand employees. CEO John Chambers says the cost savings from the layoffs will fund expansions in four divisions at Cisco.

Maj. Gen. Harold Greene remembered as leader, hero during ceremony

He was brilliant, "always two steps ahead of the rest of us." He was tenacious, "a warrior poet who never, ever gave up."

Pope Francis to arrive in South Korea for his first Asia visit

 Pope Francis arrives in Seoul Thursday, marking the first papal visit to the country in 25 years.

'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.