Mad dash to capture loose llamas in Arizona

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:24pm
The bolt for freedom by a pair of llamas Thursday near Phoenix captivated a nation, as the creatures led police on a bizarre and humorous chase. Ben Tracy reports on the Internet sensation that followed.

Why millions can't see eye to eye in dress color debate

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:12pm
A question posed about the color of an $80 dress nearly caused the fabric of the Internet to unravel Thursday night. The "dress-gate" controversy began on a Tumblr page and racked up over 20 million views on Buzzfeed. Elaine Quijano reports.

This Morning from CBS News, Feb. 27, 2015

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:49am
How did "Jihadi John" get to join ISIS while under eye of British intelligence?; drones near planes a new cause for concern; what "net neutrality" means for you

Tens of millions across U.S. facing more snow, ice and cold

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:28am
The next big winter storm is building in the southern Rockies. It's expected to cause trouble from Utah to New York by the end of the weekend. Millions in the South are hoping it doesn't threaten them, as they dig out from a snowstorm that knocked out power and tied up highways. Vinita Nair reports from Durham, North Carolina.

"Campus-carry" bill raises safety concerns

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:32am
Supporters say guns on college campuses would help stop assaults, but many fear adding guns to already-dangerous situations

California train crash pickup truck driver freed from jail

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 6:46am
Freed pending results of probe of why he turned onto tracks; commuter train rammed pickup, causing derailment that injured 30

NBA's first black player, Earl Lloyd, dead at 86

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 6:03am
Broke league's color barrier in 1950 for Washington Capitals; was also one of first two black players on an NBA championship team

​Parents of slain journalist: U.S. should do more for hostages

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 4:09am
John and Diane Foley say the U.S. government and news media failed to do enough to save their son's life before he was beheaded by ISIS

2/26: Identity of ISIS' "Jihadi John" unveiled; Llamas make a run for it in Arizona

CBS US News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:26am
The masked face of ISIS known as "Jihadi John" has been identified as Mohamed Emwazi. Mark Phillips has more on the 27-year-old college educated Londoner turned terrorist and executioner; and, two llamas paralyzed a Phoenix-area suburb Thursday, running amok as authorities chased them up and down streets. They were finally reined in with some good old fashioned cowboy lasso work.

Llamas on the lam

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 11:54pm
Two llamas trotted, ran, and romped in Sun City, Arizona, a suburb of Phoenix. The epic chase lasted for more than 40 minutes. Watch CBSN's video for the full coverage.

Businesses feel hangover from West Coast port dispute

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 11:16pm
Piles have turned into mountains for one company who is struggling to gets shipments out to consumers

​D.C. residents toke up as conservative legislators fume

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 10:45pm
"It feels great, it feels like freedom," said one D.C. resident who smoked pot legally for the first time Thursday

NFL to appeal judge's ruling on Adrian Peterson

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 9:57pm
The league, which had suspended the Vikings runningback until at least April, feels that a federal judge's order voiding the suspension should be reviewed

The best place to hide during a zombie apocalypse

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 9:15pm
Cornell University study says chances of surviving zombie outbreak depends largely on location, but "we are largely doomed"

Missouri governor candidate dead in apparent suicide

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 8:41pm
Republican state auditor Tom Schweich dead of self-inflicted gunshot wound, staffer tells AP

​A visit with Yellowstone's winter caretaker

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 8:12pm
At an elevation of more than 7,000 feet, two hours by snowmobile from the nearest town, Steve Fuller spends the season in solitude amid the national park's timeless beauty

"Some closure" for family of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 8:06pm
Younger brother Jeff Kyle says the guilty verdict of ​Eddie Ray Routh "will put an end to a chapter in our lives"

Llamas on the loose

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 8:03pm
Two llamas were on the lam in Sun City, a suburb outside Phoenix, Arizona. For more than 30 minutes authorities chased the pair until some old fashioned cowboy lassoing reined them in. Watch there epic chase.

​Almanac: Remembering the very first selfie

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 7:58pm
March 1, 1809, was the birthday of photographer Robert Cornelius, credited with taking the first photographic self-portrait in America

Llama drama causes police chase outside Phoenix

CBS US News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 7:33pm
The streets of Sun City, Arizona, are once again safe after lasso-tossing cowboys reined in a pair of runaway llamas


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