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New 'Star Wars' casts 3 original stars

The next "Star Wars" cast will include originals Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher reprising their 1977 roles.

Garbage truck crashes into N.C. daycare

A garbage truck crashed into a daycare full of kids, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Thankfully, no injuries were reported and all 145 students are safe and accounted for.

84-year-old MI man gets arrested 8 times in 5 years

Bill Foley is 84 years old but consider these numbers: “I got arrested eight times in five years,” he says. Police see him as defiant and disorderly. He sees himself as a crusader.

Hookah gives you more smoke than pack of cigarettes

Smoking with a water pipe or hookah began centuries ago in Asia and is becoming popular in the United States. But using hookahs poses serious health risks. Its social, it's relaxing... and it can kill you.

FL firefighters rescue 20 ducklings from storm drain

Firefighters for the Cape Coral Fire Department used a little ingenuity and a lot of patience when a family of ducks fell into a storm drain in Mid Cape on Monday.

New study says medical marijuana may benefit MS suffers

Multiple sclerosis sufferers may benefit from taking medical marijuana, according to a new study in the journal Neurology.

Naked man chases family at park in TX

A naked man terrorized a family trying to have a picnic at a park in Houston. The cell phone video is only a few seconds long, but it gives you a sense of the chaos that unfolded at Hermann Park on Sunday.

WI Dr. puts pig skin on dog to heal severe burns

A veterinarian and a medical doctor have turned to part of a pig's anatomy to help a dog recover from severe burns.

Kissing congressman won't seek re-election

Republican Rep. Vance McAllister, who was caught on video kissing an aide in his office, will not run for re-election in November.

Australian company claims it found Flight 370

A private Australian company says it has found what it believes is wreckage of a plane in the ocean. But leaders of the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 are dismissing the claim.