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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.

Charges filed in Houston garage-turned-prison case

The grandson of the owner of a Houston house where four malnourished men were found has been charged with two felony counts in the case, police said Saturday.

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.

Court renews secret U.S. surveillance program

A top-secret court has renewed the authority of U.S. national security officials to collect telephone data as part of an anti-terror surveillance program that was exposed by intelligence leaker Edward Snowden.

Mysterious Mississippi murder stokes suspicions bred by an ugly past

Beaten. Dragged. Burned. The words leave attorney Daryl Parks' lips like a barrage of gunfire in the sanctuary of Chapel Hill Missionary Baptist Church, where people have gathered not for prayer but for answers.

Nationwide rallies demand 'Justice for Trayvon'

The parents of Trayvon Martin joined thousands of Americans at more than 100 scheduled vigils in cities nationwide demanding Saturday what they described as justice for their 17-year-old son, who was shot dead last year.