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Ford creating a tomato-mobile

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Get ready for the tomato-mobile. Ford and Heinz are looking at ways to make car parts out of ketchup by-products, the automaker announced Tuesday.

Big upset: No. 2 House Republican Eric Cantor loses primary

(CNN) -- In what was described as a political "earthquake," the No. 2 Republican in the House, Eric Cantor, lost his primary on Tuesday to a college professor and political neophyte, CNN projects.

1 in 4 Americans are living with diabetes don't know

The number of Americans with diabetes continues to rise -- there are now more than 29 million adults living with the disease, according to the latest data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday.

Donald Sterling says NBA officials are 'bullies,' 'hypocrites,' 'monsters'

A defiant Donald Sterling calls the NBA "a band of hypocrites and bullies" in a written statement the long-time Los Angeles Clippers co-owner sent to the media through one of his lawyers.

National iced tea day

June 10th is National Iced Tea Day.

Insider Guide: Best of Toulouse

If Paris, Marseille and Lyon are France's big boys, then Toulouse might be their artsy little sister.

Sony presses console lead with exclusives, extras

Sony looked to capitalize on its early sales lead in the console wars at its Electronic Entertainment Expo media briefing on Monday, repeating the mantras of "first," "better" and "only on" as selling points for it

Greece tops Lonely Planet's 2014 Best in Europe list

Greece and Italy may seem like obvious choices for the discerning traveler because of their ancient attractions, spectacular cuisine and laid-back culture.

Stop speculating about Tracy Morgan's health, fiancee pleads

Comedian Tracy Morgan's fiancee, Megan Wollover, asked fans to stop speculating about his health Tuesday after false rumors surfaced that he could lose his leg as a result of the weekend traffic accident that left him gravely injured.