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

NEW YORK (CNN) -- "Yes, I identify as black or African-American, but I am not a Negro," said a 25-year-old teacher from New York City. On Monday, when Raeana Roberson took the day off from work to report for jury selection, she was not prepared fo

Southwest Airlines plane lands at wrong Missouri airport

A Southwest Airlines plane carrying more than 100 passengers landed at the wrong Missouri airport Sunday, the company said. Southwest Flight 4013 from Chicago's Midway Airport was scheduled to land at Branson airport on Sunday evening, but it inst

Red carpet arrivals: Hollywood celebrates at 2014 Golden Globes

Celebrities are making their way down the red carpet for Sunday's Golden Globes, shining in their beautiful finery.

University to offer beer brewing diploma

It's probably safe to say that college students know a thing or two about beer. Now, they can take their love of the brew right into the classroom. A university in Canada is serving up a very refreshing new program.

Priebus doubts there's a direct link between Christie and bridge scandal

While some Republicans are taking a wait-and-see approach on the question of whether 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.

Rodman teammate Smith: North Korea didn't pay us

 Charles Smith insisted Sunday that the former NBA players who went to North Korea for a basketball diplomacy trip, led by Dennis Rodman, weren't paid by the repressive regime.

McCain: Send Petraeus back to Iraq

President Barack Obama should send David Petraeus, a retired four-star general who ran the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, back to Iraq to help deal with the growing unrest in the country, Sen.

Lawmakers agree poverty level is high, disagree on how to solve it

Nearly 50 million. That's how many Americans are living in poverty today. It's an obvious problem, but unfortunately without an obvious solution.