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An Apple-1 hand-built by Steve Wozniak sold for $750,000 at Bonhams' History of Science auction in New York on Wednesday. (Source: Bohnams)

Apple-1 Hand-Built By Wozniak Sells For $750K In New York Auction

An Apple-1 that was hand-built by Steve Wozniak sold for a staggering amount in a New York auction Wednesday.

10/22/2014

Emma Watson (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Emma Watson Threatened With Release Of Nude Pics After UN Gender Equality Speech

Days after Emma Watson gave a well-received speech at the UN on gender inequality, the Harry Potter actress is facing a bully of her own

09/22/2014

Actress, singer Polly Bergen

Actress, Singer Polly Bergen Dies, At 84

Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original “Cape Fear” and the first woman president in “Kisses for My President,” died Saturday. In recent years, she played Felicity Huffman’s mother on “Desperate Housewives.”

09/20/2014

Musician Alicia Keys sings at the Ruby Dee Memorial Service at Assembly Hall of the Riverside Church on September 20, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Hundreds Pack Harlem Cathedral To Celebrate The Life Of Actress, Civil Rights Activist Ruby Dee

Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was memorialized Saturday in poetry, dance and song at a packed Harlem cathedral where Alicia Keys sang her song “Superwoman,” Wynton Marsalis performed a stirring trumpet solo, and well-wishes were sent from Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte and the White House.

09/20/2014

Kira Kazantsev (credit: The Miss America Organization)

Former Bay Area Resident Kira Kazantsev Crowned Miss America 2015

Originally from the East Bay, Kira has won the coveted Miss America 2015 title in Atlantic City…

09/15/2014

Joan Rivers attends the "The Realistic Joneses" opening night at The Lyceum Theater on April 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Comedian Joan Rivers Dead At Age 81

Joan Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones for badly dressed celebrities, died Thursday. She was 81.

09/04/2014

Maximo Gonzalez of Argentina reacts against Sam Querrey of the United States during their men's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 26, 2014. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Excessive ‘Toweling’ At The U.S. Open Tennis Tournament

Tennis matches are getting longer and longer, and in some cases, towels can be partly to blame.

08/27/2014

Times Square in New York. (Randy Yagi)

San Francisco Board Of Supervisors Candidate Protests Nudity Ban By Stripping In Times Square

San Francisco Board of Supervisors candidate George Davis stripped buck naked in Times Square on Wednesday to campaign for the right to be nude in public.

08/06/2014

StubHub website. (CBS)

San Francisco-Based StubHub Latest Company To Be Victim Of Cyber Thieves

The company detected the unauthorized transactions last year, contacted authorities and gave the affected customers refunds and help changing their passwords.

07/23/2014

Elon Musk testifies before U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense on National Security Space Launch Programs, March 5, 2014. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Tesla CEO Pledges $1M To Proposed Nikola Tesla Museum

Nikola Tesla got a big present for his 158th birthday from the man responsible for his namesake electric car company.

07/10/2014

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