Fishy packaging: Shrimp in U.S. often mislabeled, study finds

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:34pm
Consumers can't be sure what kind of shrimp they're buying if they simply look at the label, advocacy group says

Baby giraffe born at Dallas Zoo

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:21pm
Zookeepers are keeping an eye on the 120-pound giraffe calf, making sure he's getting all the nutrition he needs. He could make his first appearance in the feeding habitat as soon as next week. as soon as next week.

3,000 pumpkins carved for pumpkin house

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:20pm
The small town of Kenova, West Virginia, has a big Halloween attraction. A local man is hand-carving thousands of pumpkins to showcase around his house. WKOK's Tim Carrico reports.

Arrest in apparent road rage killing of Calif. mom

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:42pm
Police announcing the arrest said the shooting included a combination of complex factors but declined to elaborate

Listen: Audio from the control tower during Wichita plane crash

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:22pm
In an audio recording from during a place crash at the Wichita airport, someone appears to say "we just lost an aircraft." Two people are confirmed dead.

Race in America: Focus group gets fired up

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:06pm
Republican strategist and CBS News contributor Frank Luntz brought together 17 people to share their opinions on the controversial racial issues

Thomas Menino: 1942-2014

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:50pm
Former mayor of Boston has died at age 71

Iraq vet convicted for owning pet ducks to relieve PTSD

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:34pm
Ohio Army veteran says his ducks help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder and depression

Small plane crashes at Wichita airport

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 2:58pm
A twin-engine Beechcraft plane crashed into a building at the Wichita Mid-Continent Airport in Kansas just after takeoff Thursday morning. One person is in critical condition.

Thomas Menino, former Boston mayor, dies at 71

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 2:41pm
The city's longest serving mayor was diagnosed with cancer a month after leaving office

Deadly plane crash into Kansas airport building

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 2:28pm
Crash sends up huge plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles around Wichita

"Superheroes" watch over San Diego

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 2:14pm
A group of volunteers create their own super hero identities and patrol the streets of San Diego offering assistance to those in need

Bill Maher's UC Berkeley speaking invitation sparks furor

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:30pm
Student group upset by Maher's comments about Muslims doesn't want comedian to be commencement speaker

Lawyers to begin making case to spare Arias' life

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:16pm
Lawyers for the convicted killer will argue that she should be spared the death penalty for the brutal 2008 killing of her ex-boyfriend

Nurse follows through on vow to defy Ebola quarantine

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:15pm
State health officials going to court in effort to detain nurse who volunteered in Sierra Leone with Doctors Without Borders

Cops: Man killed roommate, tried to kill another

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:14pm
Police say Bryan Santana, of Orlando, Fla., admitted murdering his roommate and sexually assaulting her body, before attempting to kill another roommate

"Two and Half Men" star on rocky road to the final season

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:13pm
Twelve years ago, Jon Cryer blew out his birthday candles on set of the show's pilot taping, and wished for something that almost came true

Civil War museum to showcase severed arm for Halloween

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:13pm
Officials speculate the arm was torn from a soldier's body at the Battle of Antietam in 1862

World Series celebration turns violent

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:04pm
At least two people were shot and one stabbed as San Francisco burst into spontaneous celebrations following the Giants' World Series victory

Play it by ear: Baseball for the blind

CBS US News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:38pm
An athlete who lost his sight achieves rebirth on the field at the 39th annual World Series of "Beep Baseball"


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