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Royal baby on the way, Catherine enters hospital in labor

As a nation and the world awaited news of a child who could one day sit on the British throne, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, was experiencing a normal labor on Monday, Kensington Palace said.

RGIII cleared to begin practicing

Washington Redskins quarterback, Robert Griffin III announced Monday morning via Twitter, he has been cleared by doctors to begin practicing for the upcoming NFL season.

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."

Cruz tries to sidestep 2016 question

He's not saying yes. He's not saying no. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas danced around questions in a recent interview about whether he plans to run for president in 2016.

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.