Nurse dies after falling from medical copter hoist while rescuing woman

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:43pm
Kristin McLain became detached from helicopter hoist while retrieving a woman who had fallen on a hiking trail in Austin, Texas

NFL draft prospect cited for marijuana possession

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:25pm
Shane Ray, a 6-foot-3, 245-pound defensive lineman from Missouri, is expected to be an early pick in this week's NFL draft

Teen says he killed boy, 9, to "see what it was like"

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:24pm
In jailhouse interview, California teen tells newspaper he killed his best friend's little brother because he wanted to see what it felt like to murder someone before the world ended

NY sheriff: Killing of runaway bison was like the "Wild West"

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:11pm
Sheriff says shooting 15 loose bison was right call but he has regrets about how it went down

Angry mom grabs son off street amid Baltimore riot

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:06pm
A Baltimore mom was trying to tame violence when she realized her son was throwing rocks at police. She was sure to voice her disappointment, as video caught the woman smacking the boy and chasing him when he walked away. Gayle King reports.

Children nearly hit by speeding SUV at bus stop

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:05pm
Three young kids were about to board a school bus when an SUV blew past them between them and the door. A mother posted the surveillance video online to help find the driver. Gayle King reports.

White House executive chef prepares for Japanese state dinner

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:40am
After a visit together to the Lincoln Memorial Monday, President Obama formally meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Tuesday at the White House. White House executive chef Cris Comerford and her staff are busy preparing for the state dinner, one that has to be orchestrated with military precision. Bill Plante takes a behind-the-scenes look at the most important meal in town.

How the Baltimore protests escalated into violence

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:25am
At least 15 police officers are recovering from injuries after rioters threw rocks and debris during the violent demonstrations. The chaos erupted despite calls from Freddie Gray's family for peace. Gray died last week after his spine was partially severed while in police custody. Watch how the violence unfolded.

Washington teacher tackles 16-year-old student gunman

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:00am
High school teacher Brady Olson is being called a hero for tackling a student who opened fire on campus Monday. Police say the student claimed he was bullied at school in Lacey, Washington. Ben Tracy reports on the bravery that stopped a tragedy.

Supreme Court could set national same-sex marriage standard

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:53am
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday in landmark cases involving same-sex marriage. The justices will consider whether the Constitution gives gay and lesbian couples the right to marry. Lawyers will get an extraordinary two-and-a-half hours to argue. Jan Crawford reports on the high-stake cases.

This Morning from CBS News, April 28, 2015

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:31am
Could U.S. be heading down same demographic road as Japan, one that would exert strong pressure on the economy and Social Security?

NAACP president: Burning buildings in your community is like putting gun to your head

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:30am
Not all protests in Baltimore turned violent. Congressman Elijah Cummings joined other peaceful protesters, marching arm-in-arm. NAACP president Cornell William Brooks joins "CBS This Morning" from Baltimore to discuss the situation.

National Guard deployed in Baltimore, delayed response questioned

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:28am
The Maryland National Guard deployed into a wounded Baltimore early Tuesday, and police are ramping up their presence after getting what they called "a credible threat" from three gangs promising to "take out" its officers. But their response left many in the city asking, "What took so long?" Chip Reid reports.

Clashes, fires and looting plunge Baltimore into chaos

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:26am
Riots flared in Baltimore Monday after Freddie Gray's funeral. Gray died last week after his neck was broken while in police custody. At least 15 officers injured and more than two dozen people were arrested in the violent protests. The governor issued a state of emergency, allowing the National Guard to join state and local police in the city. Jeff Pegues reports.

Teacher tackles alleged student gunman

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 9:42am
Police say suspect in Washington state high school told them he never intended to hurt any students

Airport scuffle caught on camera

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:48am
An allegedly drunk man punched another passenger at the Salt Lake International Airport after an in-flight confrontation. The punch, and the take-down that followed, were all caught on camera. CBS News Salt Lake City affiliate KUTV has the story.

NFL Commissioner Goodell: "We didn't get it right"

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:37am
League boss admits policies weren't in place on player misconduct, but in spite of that and myriad other challenges, insists he's going to "make the NFL better"

Baltimore mayor defends delay of response to riots

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:05am
Maryland National Guard rolled into Baltimore in midst of violent protests, but city's response left many wondering what took so long

Calls for calm amid rioting, chaos in Baltimore

CBS US News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 7:05am
Curfew, state of emergency declared, National Guard deployed; "I am extremely disappointed in this beautiful city"

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