Community awaits answers in hanging of black man in Mississippi

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 9:56pm
The FBI is investigating the death of Otis Byrd, a black man found hanging from a tree in Mississippi. Authorities don't know what caused his death but expect autopsy results next week. In the meantime, a community is left with few answers in the mysterious death. Manuel Bojorquez reports.

​Fla. police lay beloved K9 to rest in emotional ceremony

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 9:33pm
Nero, a 6-year-old police German Shepherd, was put down after being diagnosed with terminal cancer

Mystery continues in Mississippi man's hanging death

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 9:20pm
"Everyone wants answers, and they want those quickly," FBI says about death of Otis James Byrd, black man found hanging from tree

Former NFL stars Darren ​Sharper cuts deal on rape charges in 4 states

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:33pm
Delay in rape kit testing may have delayed prosecution in at least one case, CBS News has learned

Watch live: Pa. Bald Eagle's nest as hatching time nears

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:27pm
Pennsylvania Game Commission and HDOnTap team up for a crystal-clear view of Bald Eagle's nest as the big day nears

Eagle-eyed egg watch

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:02pm
"HD on Tap" has partnered with the Pennsylvania Game Commission to provide a bird's eye view of a bald eagle's nest.

International Day of Happiness

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 6:49pm
On the International Day of Happiness, we offer you photos filled with joy

Cops: Suspect in NC murders admits destroying bodies

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 6:46pm
Pregnant former Food Network contestant and her husband were reported missing Sunday; home contractor faces murder charges

Lawyers: Millionaire Robert Durst illegally arrested

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 6:32pm
Attorneys for Durst say there is no probable cause to keep the real estate heir jailed and say he should be released

​What's up with the weather this year?

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 6:24pm
Mo Rocca checks with the ones who know - meteorologists - and the forecast for them is continued high pressure

"She doesn't need a pulse": 2 NC State frats accused of ugly behavior

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 6:02pm
Pi Kappa Phi chapter suspended for what appears to be a pledge book including sexist and racially insensitive comments

​Wielding chainsaws to carve art from ice

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 6:00pm
At the World Ice Art Championships in Fairbanks, sculptors battle the clock (and rising temperatures) to create stunning visions

Ex-rap mogul collapses in court after bail hearing

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 4:46pm
Suge Knight collapsed during a Friday hearing in his hit-and-run murder case

Top cop in Pa. caught taking down signs critical of him

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 4:41pm
Pennsylvania State Police's acting head apologizes after his actions sparked misdemeanor theft investigation

Case against Robert Durst "weak, circumstantial," lawyer says

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 4:05pm
Attorney for eccentric millionaire charged in friend's murder says evidence against his client is "troublesome for the prosecution"

Dogs rescued from Korean dog meat farm transported to California

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:55pm
After lifetimes spent in filthy, crowded cages in South Korea, dozens of dogs are now up for adoption in U.S.

Darren Sharper charged with rape in Las Vegas

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:39pm
The ex-NFL star is already under indictment for sexual assault in Los Angeles, New Orleans and the Phoenix area

Dr. Pepper the doctor of choice for 104-year-old woman

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:29pm
Texas woman says she doesn't need the advice of real doctors, so she keeps another doctor close by

5 teens arrested in alleged plot to kill classmate

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:19pm
Tucson Police reportedly say that the teens made detailed plans about how the attack would happen

Bobbi Kristina Brown may be moved to rehab facility

CBS US News - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:17pm
Bobbi Kristina Brown could be moving to a rehab facility. She was found face-down in a bathtub seven weeks ago and has been in a coma since. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers has more.


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