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Report: Michael Brown's blood found on Officer Darren Wilson's gun, car door

Forensic tests have found the blood of Michael Brown on the gun, uniform and police cruiser belonging to Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot the unarmed teen two months ago in Ferguson, Missouri, The New York Times reported.

Experts test Audi performance at 150mph driverless

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- An Audi RS7 performance car will go as fast as 150 miles per hour on a racetrack this weekend -- and no one will be behind the wheel.

MO teen gives toddler away to heroin user

St. Charles, MO (KTVI) -- A St. Charles teenager is accused of giving away her toddler to a heroin user and then claiming it was kidnapped.

N.Y. lady turns 100-years-old, refuses to retire

Brooklyn, NY (WPIX) -- For most of us, hearing about your birthday on the radio is a seldom occurrence. However, in the case of Brooklyn math teacher Madeline Scotto, it's pretty much warranted.

K.C. fans eager to watch team play World Series

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Kansas City Royals fans, eager to watch their team play in the World Series for the first time in 29 years, are paying top dollar for the first two games of the Series.

Starbucks announces its pre-order, prepay services for 2015

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- For those of you who just can't wait to spend $4 for your Venti latte, Starbucks is about to allow customers to pre-order and prepay for their daily caffeine hit.

3 types of frustrated job seekers

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- A casual glance at the job market makes it appear that things are a lot better. The unemployment rate was 7.2% a year ago. Now it's 5.9%.

New TV series may be shinning some spotlight on Ebola

(CNN) -- Had enough of Ebola news coverage? Wait until you see the TV series.

More people prefer male bosses?

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- In the 1950s, Americans were asked, "If you were taking a new job and had your choice of a boss, would you prefer to work for a man or a woman?"

NASA plans to move Mars spacecraft for expected comet visit

(CNN) -- A comet is speeding toward a close-encounter with Mars. Comet Siding Spring is expected to come within 87,000 miles of Mars at about 2:27 p.m. ET on Sunday -- very close for a comet flyby.