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'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': What's the verdict?

When it comes to the new "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie, critics have found one begrudging silver lining: At least it's better than "Transformers."

James Brady's death ruled a homicide, police say

 Former White House press secretary James Brady's death this week was directly related to wounds he sustained in the 1981 attempted assassination of President Ronald Reagan, and authorities are now investigating it as a homicide, polic

FDA allows limited use of Ebola drug

  The company behind a potential Ebola dr

Car thief rocks out in police 'bait car'

It's a song you might recognize. For a suspected thief who thinks he boosted a car with no one in sight, it's the perfect soundtrack.

Fans backing Weird Al for Super Bowl halftime

Will the Super Bowl "Dare to Be Stupid"? If an Internet petition has its way, yes.

Obama signs $16 billion VA overhaul into law

 Sally Barnes-Breen watched her father die while waiting months just to see a doctor at the dysfunctional Department of Veterans Affairs.

Toddler causes security breach at White House, delays Obama address on Iraq

 President Barack Obama was about to address the nation on Iraq Thursday night when the briefing was delayed because of a security breach on the N

Why people still pay attention to Charles Manson

 Inside the Charles Manson room at the Museum of Death in Hollywood, Anne Forde looks at crime scene photos from the 1969 Tate-LaBianca murders.

The summer's brightest supermoon comes this August

 The second installment of this summer's season of supermoons is happening Sunday.

Israel carries out strikes on Gaza after rocket fire resumes

 For residents of Gaza and southern Israel, the fleeting period of calm is over.