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'Die Hard' actor dies

James Shigeta, a prolific and pioneering Asian-American actor whose 50-year career includes the movies "Die Hard" and "Flower Drum Song," died in his sleep in Los Angeles on Monday, his agent said. He was 81.

Tornado 'like a ballerina dancing'

A pair of tornadoes touched down north of Denver causing damage and forcing airline passengers to take shelter.

Family feud cost millions of lives

On July 28, 1914, Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. Over the next week, Europe's royals exchange a flurry of telegrams.

The next front in the gun control fight

Gun-control advocates mount campaign about domestic violence and women after gaining little traction with other efforts to tighten restrictions on firearm ownership.

Hear pilot, traffic control's spat

Hear the testy exchange between a Delta pilot and an air traffic controller. CNN's Michaela Pereira has more.

Never fold your laundry again

Michael Carbonaro makes a trip to the dry cleaners amazing. Watch the "The Carbonaro Effect" Thursdays 10/9c on truTV.

Teen caught on cam taking THIS ...

A Michigan man videotaped a teen trying to take his moped and then confronted the teen about it. WZZM has more.

10 yoga poses to beat stress

Don't let stress get the best of you! Start your day off right with this yoga sequence for beginners. These 10 yoga poses will have you feeling refreshed in no time.

See fairy tale marriage proposal

A man created a Cinderella story to propose to his girlfriend. The video has gone viral.

How often do you wash your sheets?

How often do you wash your jeans, bras and pillows? Here's a definitive guide to keeping all your quarters clean.

Olympian's 10,000-calorie meal

He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and asparagus.

Man lost 100 pounds with this diet

Having to ask for a seat belt extender on a flight was one of Benji Kurtz's biggest life humiliations.

Secret abandoned palaces

Patrycja Makowska likes to give enigmatic names to the extraordinarily beautiful photographs she shoots of crumbling palaces.

Boehner cleared to file federal lawsuit

Republicans say the President abused his power by making a change to Obamacare. Democrats claim the GOP has other goals in mind.

Analysis: Impeachment won't happen

It's the wildest dream of tea party extremists -- the ultimate political comeuppance for the liberal President they love to hate.

Novel Obamacare challenge rejected

Score one for Obamacare supporters in court on Tuesday.

Does smoking pot make you dumb?

Back in the 1980s, while attending medical school in New York City, I watched patients remove their oxygen masks so they could smoke cigarettes while in their hospital beds. I watched the chairman of the board of the hospital smoke during board meetings. And I recall people smoking in airline terminals, in their offices, on trains and in restaurants.

Don't let the auto industry kill you

General Motors' disastrous handling of its ignition problem is not isolated. GM's lead competitor, Ford, also mismanaged similar problems in the past.

Is she really a plus-size model?

Robyn Lawley, who wears a size 12, is drawing praise for posting unretouched photos of herself in protest against airbrushing. LZ Granderson argues her protest highlights a wider problem.

What we found at MH17 crash site

For a fourth straight day, unsafe conditions in eastern Ukraine kept international investigators from reaching the site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 wreckage.

Peace Corps pulls out due to Ebola

Two Peace Corps volunteers in Africa have been isolated after being in contact with a person who later died from Ebola.

Ebola: What you need to know

It began with a just a handful of cases in Guinea in March. But it spread quickly to two other countries and is now the deadliest outbreak of Ebola virus on record.

Wife to daughter: 'Dad's in heaven'

The wife of the first American who died in the current Ebola outbreak speaks out about losing her husband.

Train heads for women on bridge

WTHR reports on two people that just missed being hit by a train -- a "miracle," as one railroad official put it.

Israel once poisoned Hamas leader

Brian Todd profiles Khaled Meshaal, a public leader for Hamas who Israeli spies are accused of trying to kill.

Market, shelter attacked in Gaza

While dueling political leaders blame each other for the carnage in Gaza, residents in the besieged territory are grappling with a new, nightmarish life:

Hamas films deadly tunnel attack

Hamas releases video showing an attack staged from an underground tunnel as Israel works to find and destroy the network.

Bill to overhaul VA clears House

The House on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a $16 billion bill to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Barrymore's half-sister dead

Jessica Barrymore, the half-sister of actress Drew Barrymore, was found dead early Tuesday morning.

Police: Teen raped at Keith Urban show

A teenage girl was raped at same Keith Urban show where 20 people got so drunk they were hospitalized, police said.