For more than 21 years, Dr. Stephen Leatherman "Dr. Beach" has rated beaches and coastal areas throughout the world. He's named Coronado, Calif. as the number one U.S. Beach for 2012. It's the first time a California beach has topped the list.
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Catholic dioceses and schools are suing the Obama administration over its birth control mandate. A plaintiff, Catholic University of America, says the rule violates their constitutional rights and turns their teachings into an act of hypocrisy.
Here's the latest news for Thursday, May 17: Prosecutors give closing argument in Edwards trial; Coroner: RFK Jr.'s wife died of hanging; Caretaker Greek Cabinet, legislators sworn in; Donna Summer dead.
Here's the latest news for Wednesday, May 16th: House Hearing on bank rules; Mississippi gunman possibly dressed as police officer; Romney wins two primaries; Edwards could take stand.
California Gov. Jerry Brown proposed more than $8 billion in cuts Monday to close a widening state budget deficit. In addition to making cuts to many state services, he wants state workers to take a 5 percent pay cut.