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California mom accused of shackling 10-year-old son

A California mother is scheduled to appear in court on Monday after being accused of wrapping a chain around her son's ankles and locking it.

Holy blockbuster! Batman, Superman to unite on big screen

 This summer's Superman blockbuster is getting a sequel -- and it's going to unite the Man of Steel with the Caped Crusader for the first time on the big screen.

'Captain America' confronts the modern world in sequel

 The cast and directors of the upcoming "Captain America: The Winter Solider" appeared this weekend at Comic-Con in San Diego to preview the film and reveal new footage.

Boehner talks Obamacare, immigration, legacy

House Speaker John Boehner vowed Republicans would continue to keep trying to put the brakes on Obamacare, saying the president's sweeping health care reform is "not good for the country."

6 men convicted of raping Swiss tourist in India

 As India grapples with how to better protect women and girls from sexual assault, a court over the weekend convicted six men in the gang rape of a Swiss tourist.

McCain: Rolling Stone cover was 'stupid'

Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, didn't hold back in expressing how he felt about Rolling Stone magazine's cover featuring accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

3 bodies discovered in East Cleveland

Three bodies have been discovered in East Cleveland, police say -- and a man is in custody in connection with the case.

Clingy rescued sea turtle finally gets new home

She's the sea turtle that didn't want to get away.

California wildfire 49% contained, evacuation orders remain From Christine Theodorou

 Firefighters worked Saturday to get the upper hand on a mountain wildfire in Southern California that forced the evacuation of thousands and destroyed a number of homes and vehicles.