On a farm in Connersville, Indiana, a horse once considered the "runt" of the breeding stock was raised -- with the help of a little girl -- to become a champion.Steve Hartman has more.
Another Zika case has been reported in Florida. Leslie Isaza is 36 weeks pregnant with her first child. She lives in the "Zika Zone" in downtown Miami and is awaiting test results after having some symptoms caused by the ZIka virus. David Begnaud has more.
After a lone gunman killed 5 police officers last month in Dallas, the police chief has called on people to help the community. More than 467 people have applied to join. Omar Villafranca has more.
The Olympic torch was blocked briefly by thousands of protestors near Rio's Copacabana Beach. A recent survey shows that 63 percent of Brazilians think that hosting the Olympics is doing more harm than good. Ben Tracy reports.
CBS News' director of elections Anthony Salvanto weighs on on what's driving the big shift to Clinton in the latest polls.
Michael Phelps, Katie Ledecky, Missy Franklin among U.S. Olympians singing their hearts out
There is new tension in Chicago following the release of video showing the moments before and after police shot a young black man they were chasing. The unarmed 18-year-old died after being shot in the back, reports Jerika Duncan.
National polls show Hillary Clinton has opened a seven-point lead over Donald Trump, who is coming off a rough week of missteps, reports Dean Reynolds.
The most compelling images from the week's news, July 30-August 5, 2016
The embattled mayor of Stockton, Calif. is accused of making audio recordings of the game at a youth camp he runs
For as long as her parents can remember, Breana Carsey, 11, has had a crazy dream -- which, turns out, wasn't crazy after all
A new app might be able to help you find better matches in your quest for love. Jennifer Palmer has more.
A new study finds that men on tinder have low self-esteem. So, in trying to find your soul mate will you lose your own self-esteem? Psychotherapist Dr. Lisa Palmer joins CBSN with more on the psychological effects of being on apps like Tinder.
Donald Trump backpedaled claims he saw a video of the payment of $400 million in cash from the U.S. to Iran. Washington Post politics reporter Phillip Bump joins CBSN with the latest on the backlash from the GOP.
Chicago Police released bodycam video of the shooting of Paul O'Neal last week. The 18-year-old O'Neal was unarmed and running away from officers when he was killed. CBS News correspondent Jericka Duncan joins CBSN with more.
A new documentary examines a sniper's mass murder at the University of Texas at Austin which, 50 years later, continues to inflict pain
Johnny Dougherty known as most powerful non-elected official in Philadelphia
Police captain says he's never seen anything like this in 29 years of law enforcement
On August 7, 1782, Gen. George Washington created the Badge of Military Merit, forerunner to today's honor accorded wounded service members
Brief but intense storm takes down abandoned houses, trees, power lines