Pig wrestling: Good fun or animal cruelty?

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:57pm
The annual pig wrestling tradition at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Wisconsin raises funds as hundreds pay to watch, but the uproar from local animal rights activists is causing tension. WFVR's Donald Robinson reports.

Woman beaten by California Highway Patrol officer speaks out

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:55pm
A video of a California woman being beaten on the side of a freeway by a California Highway Patrol officer caused an uproar when it appeared online in June. Now, the woman is speaking out about the incident. Art Barron from CBS station KCBS reports.

Atlanta school cheating trial set to begin

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:49pm
Former administrators, principals, testing coordinators and teachers all face racketeering charges over widespread cheating on standardized tests

Vigil for Missouri teen shot by police turns violent

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:54am
Dozens of arrests, police in riot gear, tear gas, and flying bullets become the result of community anger over police killing of unarmed black teen

This Morning from CBS News: Aug. 11, 2014

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:07am
Protests over fatal police shooting of unarmed teen turn violent in St. Louis suburb, and U.S. allies call for more help as the crisis in Iraq deepens

Iconic Smokey the Bear gets millennial makeover

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 9:14am
His iconic hat and message warning of the dangers of wildfires have been around for 70 years, but his curators say Smokey's still hot stuff

Rory McIlroy's "most satisfying" victory

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 5:25am
McIlroy never had to sweat so much to win one of golf's biggest events, and that made winning his 4th major all the sweeter

Demonstrators express frustration over police shooting of Mo. teen

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 2:18am
As frustrated demonstrators voiced their anger over the death of Michael Brown on a Ferguson, Mo., street, some looting and was reported nearby

Watch: Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps wins big

CBS US News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 1:41am
The Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps took home the top prize at the Drum Corps International World Championships. One of their youngest players was featured on the "The CBS Evening News".

Police say Mich. woman's claim of abduction untrue

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 11:28pm
A detective and an FBI agent re-interviewed the woman and determined her claim that she was kidnapped and held hostage for 16 hours was a hoax

Woman killed after truck hits farmers' market

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 10:26pm
The mayor of Hawthorne, N.J., says a woman was dragged several blocks when a pickup truck hit her

Tony Stewart's past catches up to him after fatal crash

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 9:29pm
No. 14 has a history of aggressive behavior on the race track, which has been thrown into sharper relief after his car hit and killed a driver

Stewart questioned twice in probe into fatal crash

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 9:03pm
Bravado and close calls are normal in auto racing, but Kevin Ward Jr.'s on-track death during clash with Stewart has raised questions of intent

Mo. residents don't buy cops' story of fatal teen shooting

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 8:55pm
Police say 18-year-old had altercation with cop, leading to shooting death; witness claims Michael Brown had his hands in the air when he was killed

Riders stuck hours atop Six Flags roller coaster in Md.

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 7:53pm
Officials say rescue of 24 riders will take time because they are stuck about 45 feet off the ground

25 years ago in Va., a very different Ebola outbreak

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 6:22pm
An office park in Reston was home to a 1989 outbreak of Ebola in monkeys that has informed the U.S. response to the disease ever since

Tony Stewart hits, kills driver in sprint car race

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 5:04pm
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart struck and killed a fellow sprint car driver during a race Saturday night in upstate New York. This video of the crash shows driver Kevin Ward Jr. walking towards Stewart's car before being hit.

N.Y. rabbi shot and killed in Miami en route to synagogue

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 4:49pm
Officials say 60-year-old Joseph Raksin was walking with his grandkids when he was killed by two men in broad daylight

Ebola fears lead to quarantine of returning missionaries in U.S.

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 2:51pm
Health officials try to balance fear and precaution by bringing back missionaries away from public view, and by keeping them segregated three weeks

Cops: Unarmed black Mo. teen shot after altercation

CBS US News - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 2:23pm
St. Louis County Police chief claims there was a struggle over officer's weapon; protests continue over 18-year-old Michael Brown's killing

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