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$9 million claim against O.J. Simpson up for auction

 Seventeen years after Ron Goldman's mother won a $9 million wrongful death judgment against O.J. Simpson, she is auctioning off the rights to the unpaid settlement.

Government breaks up ring that circulated counterfeit $100s for 15 years

For the last 15 years, at least $77 million in sophisticated counterfeit $100 bills have flooded into the country from Israel.

Amazon undercuts Square with new mobile credit card payments service

Amazon announced a credit card processing service for small businesses Wednesday, providing competition to mobile payment provider Square.

Exclusive: Sen. Mary Landrieu's campaign flight was charged to taxpayers

Sen. Mary Landrieu made headlines last November when she hitched a ride home on Air Force One with President Obama, but chose not to attend his event in New Orleans.

Tractor Trailer spills Rice Krispies Treats; shuts down interstate

Parts of a major interstate in Oklahoma had to be shut down Saturday night because of Rice Krispies Treats. You can see the boxes of the snacks spilled all over the roadway.

Three dogs die in hot car

Three dogs are dead and another is in serious condition after being left in a hot car for more than two hours during a hot day.

Bee, scorpion and snake venom may hold cancer cure

 It's ancient medicine with a sci-fi-sounding twist.

Would you trade pay for a higher 401(k) match?

As millions of Americans struggle to save enough for retirement, many workers say they are willing to accept lower pay if it means their employer will help them build a bigger nest egg.

Mother says Missouri teen killed by police was working toward a better life

Michael Brown was going to defy negative stereotypes, eschewing the street life that plagued many African-American young men by instead going to college, his mother said.

'Aunt Jemima's' heirs sue product makers for $2 billion

The great-grandsons of a woman who depicted "Aunt Jemima" want $2 billion from the companies whose pancake products bear her name.