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Beach 'superstars' -- and the not-so stellar

Beach bums beware: 10% of water samples collected from U.S. beaches failed to meet the government benchmark for swimmer safety, according to a new report.

Does cereal have too many vitamins for kids?

Most parents are concerned about their kids getting enough vitamins. Should they also worry about giving their kids too much?

Heatstroke: A summer danger

Heatstroke deaths often surge in summer months as temperatures rise.

Supreme Court: Police need warrant to search cellphones

The Supreme Court on Wednesday unanimously ruled that police may not search the cell phones of criminal suspects upon arrest without a warrant -- a sweeping endorsement for privacy rights.

KFC: No evidence girl with scarred face asked to leave restaurant

It was a heart-wrenching story. A Mississippi grandmother said she brought her 3-year-old granddaughter into a KFC in Jackson earlier this year.

Superstar team takes on 'Superman'

After celebrating his 75th anniversary last year and getting rebooted for the big screen, what would DC Comics do for an encore for the Man of Steel (at least until his next movie, "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice")?

preme Court: Police need warrant to search cell phones

The Supreme Court on Wednesday unanimously ruled that police may not search the cell phones of criminal suspects upon arrest without a warrant -- a sweeping endorsement for privacy rights.

Eli Wallach of 'Magnificent Seven,' 'Good, Bad and Ugly' dies at 98

Eli Wallach, whose long acting career included performances in "The Magnificent Seven," "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," "The Godfather Part III" and "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps," has died.

Father charged in Georgia toddler hot car death

It sounded like a tragic accident. A young father in suburban Atlanta said he was horrified to discover after leaving work last week that he had left his toddler strapped into his car seat on a day of sweltering heat.

Chicago beats out San Francisco for the new George Lucas museum

The force was with Chicago. The Windy City beat out other cities, including a contentious battle against San Francisco, to be the home of the new museum from "Star Wars" creator George Lucas.