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Wisconsin man builds Transformer out of old car

Fans of the latest ‘Transformers’ movie are getting a big thrill in Waushara County, Wisconsin, where a man has built his own life-like Transformers character.

Future of travel will not include lost luggage

A driverless taxi is waiting for you outside your house. Cruising through the city, you arrive safely at the airport where you drop off your luggage while ordering a coffee.

How to tell if you're wearing the right sunglasses

Along with our skin, we have to protect our eyes from the sun's rays. Not protecting your eyes properly now raises the risk for eye diseases or cancer, years down the road.

Maine woman recieves 83-year-old letter in mail

A long-lost letter is finally delivered to an address in Maine-- 83 years later. Talk about getting lost in the mail!

Highest July 4 gas prices in 6 years

Get ready to pay more at the pump this holiday weekend.

Woman shot on Bourbon Street dies; 9 others wounded

A 21-year-old woman shot in New Orleans' French Quarter on Sunday has died, New Orleans Police Department Officer Garry Flot said Wednesday.

Leave your 'stupid hat' at home, governor warns; Arthur could be deadly

Canceled. Rescheduled. As Hurricane Arthur gyrates up the East Coast, beachfront Fourth of July celebrations are falling flat -- and that could save lives, if it keeps revelers out of the water.

GRAPHIC VIDEO WARNING: CA woman loses limbs, nearly dies after discount plastic surgery

By Traci Tamura and Kyung Lah- CNN LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- She's not gonna make it. We give her 24 hours.

TX - Funeral for Crowley Girl Thrown From Car

CROWLEY, Tx (KDAF) -- It was standing room only at the George W Spencer funeral home as friends & family said good-bye to 12-year-old Octavia Marie Watkins on Tuesday.

Big salaries: It pays to work for the White House

  WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) -- It pays well to work at the White House -- better than the average American worker. The average salary there is $83,000 a year, according to data released by the White House.