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Octuplets mom Nadya Suleman charged over stripper, adult film earnings

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- Octuplets mom Nadya Suleman faces welfare fraud charges as she's accused of not reporting money earned as a topless dancer and adult film actress. "While applying for public aid, the mother of 14 children allegedly failed to d

Who's signing up for Obamacare?

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Now we know a little more about the nearly 2.2 million people who signed up for Obamacare last year. More than half of them are women, and about a quarter of the enrollees are in the coveted 25 to 34 age bracket, according t

75 economists back minimum wage hike

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- A Democratic proposal to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour got the backing Tuesday of 75 leading economists. The group includes seven Nobel laureates, among them Joseph Stiglitz and Peter Diamond, and several

3-D printing tries to find a home

The companies that make 3-D printers want a spot in your home. They're just not sure exactly why you need one of their futuristic devices yet.

Double standard? Facebook pulls photos; Chicago moms protest

CHICAGO -- A group of Chicago moms is demanding answers from Facebook after their social media page was pulled from the site. A photographer for the group 4th Trimester Bodies takes pictures of moms and their babies to highlight the beauty in wome

People of Ninety Six bands together to build cottage for homeless legend

Ninety Six (WHNS) -- A small Upstate community is making a big difference in the life of one man in need after a Facebook group grew almost as big as their town's population. The page is called "A home for Rock Man," and with more than 1,300 likes

'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.

5 things we learned from the 2014 Golden Globes

The 2014 Golden Globes are in the books, and prognosticators will have plenty to work with as they try to predict the Oscar winners -- and, for that matter, the future of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine." 1. Tina and Amy dazzled again.

Feds investigating Christie's use of Sandy relief funds

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- [Adds breaking news update 11:15 a.m.] New Jersey Gov.

Family receives wrong body after mother's death on Caribbean vacation

Rhode Island resident Lisa Kondvar remembers her mother as a beautiful, small and vivacious blonde.