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Iranian Gov't Says Neda Soltan's Murder Was 'Staged'

Iran's chief of police said Wednesday that the murder of 26-year-old protester Neda Soltan was staged, according to Iran's Press TV — a statement that rights groups and Iran watchers are calling a propagandistic lie.

The 10 Most-American Cars

Feeling patriotic? Buying American can still seem pretty foreign

Burmese Fossil Indicates Apes Arose in Asia, Not Africa

Ape-like fossil dates back 38 million years, around the time apes first evolved.

Oscar-Winning Actor Karl Malden Dies at Age 97

Malden won a best supporting actor Oscar for his role as Mitch in "A Street Car Named Desire"

Could Neverland Become Michael Jackson's Graceland?

As work crews fan out across Neverland Ranch, the sprawling, 2,600-acre property that once was Michael Jackson's home, speculation is soaring that Neverland could soon become "Foreverland" — a Graceland-style permanent memorial to the King of P

What Celebrity Deaths Teach Us About Surviving Our 50s

If the recent rash of celebrity deaths have taught us anything it’s that surviving your 50s can be hard.