8/13: Historic floods slam the deep South; Rio's "Christ the Redeemer" statue attracts sparks

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 10:38pm
At least two people are dead as historic floods slam the deep South; Rio de Janeiro's "Christ the Reedemer" statue is one of the top sight-seeing attraction for tourists

U.S. welcomes thousands of new citizens

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 10:12pm
Each year, the United States welcomes nearly 680,000 citizens at naturalization ceremonies. On Thursday, about 6,000 people from 145 countries became citizens at ceremonies in Los Angeles. There's been a surge in citizenship applications this year, partially driven by the desire to vote. Carter Evan's has more.

More Zika cases reported in Florida

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 9:55pm
Health officials say three more people in Florida have tested positive for locally transmitted Zika bringing the total to at least 28. One of the new patients does not live in the so called "Zika zone" and that has residents and authorities concerned the outbreak area could be expanding. Marlie Hall has the latest.

Campaign rhetoric stays heated as race rolls on

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 9:54pm
With around 12 weeks until Election Day, the fiery campaign rhetoric shows no signs of easing up. Errol Barnett has more.

Heat waves blanket 14 states

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 9:52pm
Heat warnings and advisories were posted in 14 states Saturday. Pamela Gardner of WBZ in Boston has more on the severe weather.

Historic floods slam the deep South

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 9:51pm
At least two people are dead as historic floods slam the deep South. Over a foot and a half of rain has fallen in parts of Louisiana, which is in a state of emergency. More than a thousand people have been rescued. There is also flooding in Mississippi and Alabama. Omar Villafranca has more.

The Millionaire, the Model & the Hit Man

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 9:37pm
A millionaire is willing to shell out $80,000 to have someone kill his model wife -- what could possibly go wrong?

Imam shot dead on NYC street

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 9:15pm
Another member of imam's mosque also killed in brazen daylight attack; community members calling slayings a hate crime

Olympic officials wave white flag in effort to clean green pool

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 7:55pm
Efforts to clean the green water haven't worked, so officials will drain the nearly 1 million gallons and replace it with clean water

Police respond to report of mall shooting in North Carolina

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 7:18pm
Witnesses report hearing gunshots near mall food court; no word on injuries

Fugitive wanted for murder arrested in New Mexico cop's killing

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 6:36pm
38-year-old suspect allegedly gunned down officer during traffic stop; had been wanted in a separate slaying in Ohio

Mother of two critically hurt by falling tree branch in San Francisco

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 5:55pm
Woman was in the park with her two small children when a pine branch fell from a height of about 50 feet

Judge overturns "Making A Murderer" subject Brendan Dassey's conviction

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 4:46pm
A judge overturned Brendan Dassey's conviction, after determining Dassey's confession was coerced. Dassey is one of the subjects of the Netflix series "Making A Murderer". Criminal defense attorney Randy Zelin explains.

Man dies after being struck by lightning in NY; 4 others injured

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 2:25pm
50-year-old got caught up in fast-moving thunderstorm in New York's Hudson Valley; two others remain in intensive care

Man leaves prized collection of cars to church

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 1:26pm
Church is selling man's collection of more than 32,000 cars -- from toys to full-size vintage classics -- to help others

A-Rod's MLB career possibly over after last game as Yankee

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 12:38pm
The career of one of baseball's brightest and most controversial stars remains up in the air. Alex Rodriguez played his final game as a New York Friday night at Yankee Stadium, but there are still questions about whether his playing days are done. Damon Amendolarah, a host on the CBS Sports Radio Network, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to look back at the twists and turns of A-Rod's career.

The Dish: Celebrity chef Jeff Mauro

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 12:14pm
Growing up in Chicago, Jeff Mauro had a natural gift for entertaining, keeping his family laughing while exploring his love for food. During the day, he worked in a sandwich shop and at night, he took the stage as Tony in the Chicago production of the hit comedy, "Tony and Tina's Wedding." Along with his thriving TV career -- hosting "Sandwich King" and "The Kitchen -- he launched "Pork & Mindy's," a growing Chicago-area fast casual barbecue chain. Mauro joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share his story and signature dishes.

Saturday Sessions: Amos Lee performs "Vaporize"

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 12:11pm
Amos Lee is a soulful singer-songwriter from Philadelphia. He got his big break a dozen years ago, when he was invited to open for Norah Jones. Since then, Lee has released five successful albums and toured with the likes of Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and the Dave Matthews Band. His new self-produced, sixth album, "Spirit," is out next Friday, and Lee will kick off a national headlining tour in the fall. Amos Lee performs his new single, "Vaporize."

Saturday Sessions: Amos Lee perofrms "Vaporize"

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 12:11pm
Amos Lee is a soulful singer-songwriter from Philadelphia. He got his big break a dozen years ago, when he was invited to open for Norah Jones. Since then, Lee has released five successful albums and toured with the likes of Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and the Dave Matthews Band. His new self-produced, sixth album, "Spirit," is out next Friday, and Lee will kick off a national headlining tour in the fall. Amos Lee performs his new single, "Vaporize."

How alcohol played a role in America's politics

CBS US News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 12:09pm
Booze and presidency has a long and illustrious history in the United States. Whether it's President Obama's "Beer Summit" in the Rose Garden or Richard Nixon's famous trip to China, alcohol has been a necessary part of diplomacy. Historian Mark Will-Weber, author of "Drinking with the Republicans," joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share some of the presidents' boozy stories in office.

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