4/8: How surveillance video paved way for Tsarnaev's guilty verdict; Sarah Thomas "honored" to be first full-time female NFL ref

CBS US News - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 12:18am
A federal jury found Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty on all 30 counts linked to the bombing of the 2013 Boston Marathon; and, the NFL has named Sarah Thomas as its first full-time female referee. Thomas, a mother and a pharmaceutical sales rep, talked to CBS News' Jeff Glor about the new job and how officiating has changed the way she watches football.

Against the odds, wife and mom of 3 now NFL referee

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:30pm
Sarah Thomas, once a college basketball standout, caught the eye of the league and will be the first woman to officiate a male-dominated game

Storms, high winds cause damage throughout Midwest

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:28pm
Rough weather including softball-sized hail, strong winds and at least one tornado cause damage but few injuries

​Officer shot in Tsarnaev shootout reacts to guilty verdict

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:08pm
Richard Donohue had a major artery in his leg severed when he was shot by the Tsarnaev brothers and nearly bled to death

Other officers' conduct under scrutiny in S.C. shooting

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 9:56pm
As many as 7 other officers responded to scene after North Charleston police officer Michael Slager shot Walter Scott

Deadly South Carolina police shooting: The key players

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 9:24pm
A look at some of the main people involved in the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer in North Charleston, S.C.

​Boston bombing trial: What to expect in the penalty phase

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 8:53pm
Legal expert Rikki Klieman lays out the strategies likely to be used by the prosecution and defense in determining Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's fate

Revenge plot based on movie "John Tucker Must Die"

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 8:38pm
Lawyers for a 19-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting 13 teenage girls say their client, Tyler Kost, is a victim in a plot modeled after the movie "John Tucker Must Die."

New investigation into Miss. man's hanging death?

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 7:44pm
An attorney for the family of Otis Byrd says they want independent investigation into his March hanging death

Cockpit transcript in Lewis Katz plane crash released

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 7:36pm
Former Nets and Devils co-owner died along with six others in fiery crash of private jet near Boston

Police dashcam shows deadly shooting of mentally ill man

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 7:30pm
Caught on tape: A dashcam video which purportedly shows the moments leading up to Miami Gardens police fatally shooting a mentally ill man has been made public. Lavall Hall, 25, was shot in February.

Verdict analysis: Tsarnaev found guilty in Boston Marathon bombing

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 7:27pm
CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman, former prosecutor Randy Zellin and CBS News' Paula Reid join CBSN to discuss Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's conviction on all 30 counts in the Boston Marathon bombing.

Inside the courtroom: Boston bombing verdict

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 7:26pm
CBS News associate producer Nicole Sanseverino reports from the inside the courtroom after Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found guilty on all 30 counts in the Boston Marathon bombing trial.

Lawsuit: AIDS foundation scammed feds for millions

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 7:08pm
Former managers accuse nation's largest supplier of HIV, AIDS medical care of bilking Medicare, Medicaid in elaborate scam

Jury asks about weapons charges in Hernandez trial

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 6:41pm
Jurors deliberating fate of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez asked judge for clarification on weapon and ammunition possession charges he faces

Bobcat photographed catching a shark in Florida

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 6:32pm
Florida man said he noticed a bobcat sitting on the edge of the surf staring at a shark just before it pounced

ESPN won't give boy, 12, cash prize for winning bracket

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 6:10pm
Sam Holtz, a 6th grader from suburban Chicago, tied for first with a near-perfect March Madness bracket, beating out 115,700 participants

Former slave gets funeral at Appomattox 150 years later

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:56pm
Hannah Reynolds was believed to have died while still a slave, but records now indicate she survived until after Lee surrendered to Grant

South Carolina police officer charged with murder

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:14pm
After a bystander's video surfaced, white South Carolina police officer Michael Slager was charged with the murder of Walter Scott, a black man

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev convicted in Boston Marathon bombing

CBS US News - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:13pm
Jury will decide whether Tsarnaev gets life in prison or death sentence for 2013 bombing that killed 3 and wounded 260


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