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'Negro' on form draws ire of prospective juror in New York

"Yes, I identify as black or African-American, but I am not a Negro," said a 25-year-old teacher from New York City.

Study: MTV's '16 and Pregnant' led to fewer teen births

The next time your teen turns on MTV's "16 and Pregnant," avoid any disparaging remarks. The show may actually encourage him or her to practice safer sex, according to a new study.

Justin Bieber silent on egg attack

 Justin Bieber hasn't spoken yet with detectives investigating allegations he egged a neighbor's house, a sheriff's sergeant said Monday.

Fundraiser to save Black Rhino starts controversy

The Dallas Safari Club auctioned off a black rhino hunting permit in Namibia for $350,000, according to the club's public relations firm.

We know it can kill us: Why people still smoke

Smoking can kill you. We've known that for at least 50 years -- and yet millions still smoke, and thousands more pick up the habit every year.

The truth behind Obamacare 6 million figure

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The Obama administration is trumpeting that 6 million people have health coverage thanks to Obamacare.

The real low-wage issue: Not enough hours

Low wages has become the raging issue of the day, sparking protests and discussions nationwide. But dig a little deeper, and workers say another problem is gnawing at their paychecks: not getting enough hours at work.

Studio, actors to discuss 'Fast & Furious' future, Vin Diesel says

The key players in the "Fast & Furious" series meet Friday to discuss the future of the movie franchise, star Vin Diesel said.

Times Square group to seek regulation of costumed characters

The head of a group that promotes Times Square said Friday that he will lobby the new mayor to regulate dozens of costumed characters who inhabit the popular tourist destination after the arrest on sex abuse charges of a man dressed as Woody fr

Golden Globes 2014: Who should win vs. who will win

Oscar nominations remain to be announced, but it's already time to predict what will happen at the Golden Globes this Sunday. Who will win? Who should win?