The current Congress is among the least productive in history, but not at everything. Republican Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma highlights what he calls wasteful spending in an annual "Wastebook." Nancy Cordes reports on the 2014 edition.
Close to eight million cars are now under recall because their airbags can explode and send shrapnel at drivers or passengers upon deployment. The defect has been linked to four deaths in the U.S. Charlie Rose reports.
Ben Bradlee was a giant of journalism. He led the Washington Post during the Watergate scandal, which brought down the Nixon administration. In all, the Post won 17 Pulitzer Prizes under his leadership. Bradlee died Tuesday at 93. Bill Plante reports from Washington.
A passenger who arrived at Newark Liberty Airport Tuesday night is undergoing Ebola testing at an area hospital. This comes as the U.S. government is mandating all passengers from countries affected by Ebola will start flying exclusively to five airports performing Ebola screening. Charlie Rose reports.
What new U.S. Ebola czar will and won't handle; latest look at questionable spending by Washington; and iconic journalist Ben Bradlee is remembered
Jeffrey Fowle lands at Air Force base near Dayton, Ohio; had been held after Bible got him in trouble
CDC says passenger, from flight into Newark, New Jersey, being evaluated after reporting symptoms of or potential exposure to the virus
Star hurler Madison Bumgarner, San Francisco make Kansas City's postseason magic disappear, at least for one night
Major Garrett on what Klain will and won't be doing as Ebola response coordinator
"Ebola free and feeling so blessed. I fought and won, with lots of help. Amazing feeling," Ashoka Mukpo tweeted
"Now there's an example of a brother -- just embarrassing me for no reason. Just for no reason whatsoever," the president responds
10/21: Gov't auto-safety website leaving drivers in the dark; Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies
One day after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration urged car owners to have exploding airbags immediately removed from their vehicles, the agency's website provided little information about the problem; and, the legendary fashion designer, whose fashions adorned some of the most famous women on the planet, has died after a long battle with cancer.
President Obama was casting his ballot early for the upcoming midterm elections when Mike Jones, a local voter, told him: “Don't touch my girlfriend.” Scott Pelley reports.
Benjamin C. Bradlee, who presided over The Washington Post newsroom for 26 years and guided The Post’s transformation into one of the world’s leading newspapers, died Oct. 21 at his home in Washington. He was 93.
The well-respected editor was best known for his leadership of the paper through the Watergate scandal
The wife of Bell Gardens, California, Mayor Daniel Crespo is in custody, accused of killing her husband. Investigators say he was shot several times during a domestic dispute. KCBS' Brittney Hopper reports.
Three teenagers were stopped in Germany while en route to Syria; it's unclear if they'll face criminal charges
People trying to find out whether their vehicles have a potentially-deadly airbag defect are having trouble getting accurate information
The NFL's first openly gay player is trying to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time
The CDC stages a massive demonstration for health care workers about how to protect themselves and stop the spread of Ebola