Montana lab starts to fires to find ways to stop them

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 12:24pm
Inside a lab tucked away in Montana, researchers are deliberately setting a wildfire. Carter Evans reports on a surprising new tactic to fight wildfires like the Blue Cut in California that destroyed more than 100 houses.

How technology impacts human behavior

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 12:24pm
Internet technology has evolved at lighting speed. Dial-up modems and early browsers gave way to AOL mailers, social networking and Wi-Fi, connecting smart phones and tablets. How is all this high-tech upheaval changing human behavior? Cyberpsychologist Mary Aiken joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss her new book, "The Cyber Effect," which seeks to answer that question.

Both Trump and Clinton criticized for lack of transparency

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 11:54am
The continued scrutiny over Hillary Clinton's emails is raising new questions about her candidness. But both she and her Republican opponent Donald Trump have been criticized by members of their own parties for failing to be open and transparent. Julianna Goldman reports.

Uber buys big rig company in self-driving tech push

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 11:53am
Uber is putting self-driving on the fast track of its business model. The on-demand car pioneer recently bought Otto, a company that's designing autonomous big rigs, and it'll soon be testing self-driving passenger cars in the race among transportation rivals. Only on "CBS This Morning," John Blackstone goes on an exclusive test drive.

Ryan Lochte's expensive fallout from fabricated robbery story

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 11:45am
After 12-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte apologized for exaggerating about being robbed at gunpoint at a Rio gas station, his value to corporate America is plunging. Speedo, Ralph Lauren, mattress company airweave and the maker of a laser hair removal system all announced Monday they are ending or not renewing their sponsorship deals with Lochte. CBS News financial contributor Mellody Hobson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the fallout.

New guidelines urge less added sugars in kids' diets

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 11:40am
The American Heart Association Monday issued its first-ever recommendations for added sugar. The guidelines call for a daily limit of less than six teaspoons for children between 2 and 18 years old, and none at all for kids younger than two. Currently, 2 to 19-year-olds in the U.S. consume an average of 19 teaspoons a day. Cardiologist Dr. Tara Narula joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the new push to cut sugar from kids' diets.

Eye Opener at 8: Obama to visit La. flood devastation

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 11:16am
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Baby dead, 3 missing after extra-alarm Chicago fire

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 11:08am
Witness says a man jumped from a third-floor window with the baby in his arms during the large blaze, but the baby didn't survive

Obama visits Louisiana as flooding devastation lingers

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:53am
Thunderstorms are forecast in southern Louisiana during President Obama's visit Tuesday. The president will make his long-awaited trip to the state to tour areas devastated by historic flooding. The disaster killed at least 13 people. Manuel Bojorquez reports from Baton Rouge.

Pregnant women make tough choices as Zika spreads in Florida

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:53am
As Florida Gov. Rick Scott faces criticism for his handling of information about the Zika virus, some pregnant women are scared to leave their homes or have relocated to other states. Two areas in Miami-Dade County are designated Zika zones where the virus is spreading, and there are 37 cases transmitted by local mosquitoes. David Begnaud reports from Miami Beach.

Leibovich on new Clinton emails, Trump's immigration plan

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:53am
New York Times Magazine chief national correspondent and CBS News political contributor Mark Leibovich joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss Hillary Clinton's new email controversy and what appears to be Donald Trump's shifting immigration plan.

Questions grow over Trump's immigration plan

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:53am
Donald Trump says his immigration policy as president would be "fair, but firm" and would "follow the law." His comments have failed to stop speculation he would not deport millions of people who entered the U.S. illegally. Major Garrett reports on how supporters and critics alike are questioning his immigration position.

North Carolina trooper fatally shoots unarmed deaf driver

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:53am
Daniel Harris was shot Thursday after a North Carolina state trooper followed him all the way to Harris' neighborhood. Harris had a hearing and speech impairment and did not have a weapon. His family says the 29-year-old might not have known the trooper was after him, and the trooper might not have been trained to handle someone with a handicap. Jericka Duncan reports.

Judge orders review of nearly 15,000 more Clinton emails

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:38am
Hillary Clinton faces new pressure on two fronts: her ties to the Clinton Foundation and the emails from her private servers while she was secretary of state. The State Department is now under orders to review and release additional thousands of messages retrieved during an FBI investigation. Nancy Cordes reports.

"Life or death": Pregnant women cope with Zika fears in Florida

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:32am
About 70 pregnant women are infected with the virus in Florida, where two tourist areas are home to at least 37 transmitted Zika cases

This Morning from CBS News, Aug. 23, 2016

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:18am
As the FBI probes a double stabbing in Virginia as possible terrorism, the Governor of Florida takes criticism for his handling of the Zika outbreak

Eye Opener: Clinton confronts new email controversy

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:17am
Hillary Clinton tries to use late-night humor to answer questions about the FBI's discovery of nearly 15,000 unreported emails. Also, Donald Trump stops talking about a mass deportation of undocumented immigrants. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds. Get the Eye Opener delivered straight to your inbox.

FBI probing possible Virginia terror attack

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 9:52am
Source says suspect's shouts during random incident, other factors have agents exploring that angle

Muslim NYPD officer on advice he gives bullied daughter

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 9:12am
One of the highest ranking Muslims on the NYPD is building bridges across the country

Uber bets on big rigs as companies race toward self-driving future

CBS US News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 9:09am
Ride sharing giant has purchased a self-driving truck startup, and its first autonomous taxis will arrive in Pittsburgh as early as this month


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