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Minority Births on Track to Outnumber White Births

This year could be the "tipping point" when the number of babies born to minorities will outnumber that of babies born to whites, demographers said.

80's icon Corey Haim dies at 38

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Actor Corey Haim has died, Access Hollywood has confirmed.

Social Security checks may get smaller

A little–noticed law could soon result in smaller Social Security checks for hundreds of thousands of the elderly and disabled who owe the U.S. money from defaulted loans and other debts more than a decade old.

'Jihad Jane' indictment shows terror's evolution

PHILADELPHIA – The self-described "Jihad Jane" who thought her blond hair and blue eyes would let her blend in as she sought to kill an artist in Sweden is a rare case of an American woman aiding in foreign terroris

Tea Party Stuck in Neutral?

Obama sets aggressive plan to push health bill — sending Tea Party groups scrambling to catch up

Calling In the Bounty Hunters

Obama announces bipartisan-backed high-tech group to crack down on waste and fraud in Medicare, Medicaid

N.Y. Chef Makes Cheese From Breast Milk

Daniel Angerer is used to getting attention over the food that comes out of his restaurant Klee Brasserie, but the New York chef is making more headlines than ever over a new dish — that instead comes out of his fiance's brassiere.

3D TV pricing revealed — with a catch

The biggest TV manufacturers are finally starting to reveal prices for their new 3D TV sets, and believe it or not, several of the new sets will actually cost about the same or even a bit less than last year's equiv

Pa. Woman Charged With Recruiting Jihadist Fighters

A Pennsylvania woman has been charged in federal court with conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists, conspiracy to kill in a foreign country, making false statements to a government official and attempted identity theft.

Toyota Hunting for Prius Fix

Automaker reportedly planning recall of 2004-2009 Priuses — but has yet to find fix for pedal issues