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Sofia Vergara at 2014 Golden Globes

Reports: Sofia Vergara sued over frozen embryos

One of the hottest and most successful Latinas in Hollywood, Sofia Vergara is playing defense in a legal battle initiated by her ex-fiance: He wants to keep the two frozen embryos from their relationship.

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E-cig use triples among teens

Use of e-cigarettes among high school-aged children has tripled in the last year alone, according to a Center for Tobacco Products survey.

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Mom to 'Big Hero 6' merchandiser: Add girls

When Melissa Atkins Wardy, author of "Redefining Girly" and a passionate advocate for fighting gender stereotypes, heard from a frustrated mom on Facebook, she knew she needed to do something. So she shared the mom's story.

In a blog post, Wardy told ...

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Auction house pulls items from WWII internment camps

A New Jersey auction house has removed items from its April 17 event after an uproar from the public.

The items are crafts and artifacts made by Japanese-Americans confined to World War II internment camps.

A grass-roots campaign of a change.org peti...

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Rare set of all-girl quintuplets born in U.S.

It's been a busy few weeks for multiples.

The first set of female quintuplets in the world since 1969 was born in Houston, Texas, on April 8, and the parents are blogging about their unique experience.

Danielle Busby delivered all five girls at the W...

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'Free-range' parents under fire again

A Maryland family -- the subjects of national headlines when they were accused of neglect for letting their children, ages 6 and 10, walk home alone from a park -- are under investigation again. This time, the children were taken into custody by poli...

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Poll: Nearly 90% of Americans have health coverage

Nearly nine out of 10 Americans now have health insurance, a sharp improvement from two years ago before the Affordable Care Act was put in place.

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Woman accused of 10 marriages in scam

When Liana Barrientos was 23 years old, she got married in Westchester County, New York.

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Infertility talk: Why the silence?

Robyn Cohen, the founder of Women On It, a media platform for and about women, decided to talk publicly about her struggles of having a child for the very first time in an in-depth way.

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Racial differences in teen online habits

Here's a shocker: Teens go online a lot. Like, "almost constantly."

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