Kentucky state fair opens

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:09pm
Hundreds of people plan to partake in the 11-day celebration, which includes food tasting, entertainment and a cattle competition. WLKY's Anna-Lysa Gayle reports.

Shoe cobblers make a comeback

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:07pm
San Francisco cobbler Pablo Martinez explains the process of fixing and customizing shoes for his clients and the community. Martinez wishes to impart the lost art to young people by training them on this viable skill. KPIX's Julie Watts reports.

Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown identified

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:47pm
Shooting of unarmed black teenager prompted week of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri and rallies nationwide

Gov.: Ferguson response good example of "too much armor"

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 11:53am
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon credits Highway Patrol with shift from violent unrest to peaceful protests

Tensions ease in Missouri protests

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 11:32am
A fifth night of protests are met by state police instead of tear gas

Olympian reveals biggest challenge from spinal-cord rehab

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 11:23am
Six-time gold medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen handling injury from ATV accident like a champion

This Morning from CBS News: Aug.15, 2014

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 10:18am
Change in tactics eases tension in Missouri after days of clashes, but questions remain over America's increasingly-heavily armed police

Girl takes electric fastball to Little League's big show

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 9:47am
Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis is only the fourth American girl to ever make it to the World Series

Why Ferguson, Mo., looked like a war zone

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 9:13am
Tanks, combat gear and assault rifles used by police responding to protesters demonstrating against fatal shooting of unarmed teen

Ohio State band director wants job back after scandal

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 8:56am
Jon Waters, who was fired after investigation revealed alleged sexualized culture within band, says he was working to stop that behavior

Protests turn almost festive in Ferguson, Mo.

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 7:54am
Turnabout comes after change in police command and tactics; report: name of officer who fatally shot unarmed black teen about to be released

Missing Amish girls found alive in New York state

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 2:31am
Police believe the two sisters were abducted from roadside stand in northern New York; about 24 hours, they knocked at door and asked for help

Demonstrations held in Ferguson and across U.S.

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 2:06am
After state police take charge of security, Ferguson sees peaceful protests over shooting of black teen while solidarity rallies are held from New York to Los Angeles

First National Guard troops at Texas-Mexico border

CBS US News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:42am
Gov. Rick Perry has called up as many as 1,000 troops to patrol border during immigration crisis; first batch are manning observation posts

A lighthouse keeper’s legacy

CBS US News - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 11:09pm
On the 225th anniversary of Lighthouse Act of 1789, Mike Bauchan remembers his father - the last known Light Keeper in the United States Lighthouse Service. Produced by Suvro Banerji and Cydney Adams.

Arlington ceremony honors U.S. general killed in Afghanistan

CBS US News - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:35pm
Maj. Gen. Harold Greene was laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery after being killed by a lone gunman in Afghanistan while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

From the mean streets of Chicago: Little League greatness

CBS US News - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:23pm
The Little League World Series is a long way from the streets of Chicago, in more ways than one

Face off with cops in Ferguson prompts new approach from Missouri governor

CBS US News - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:12pm
Amid fears of another night of unrest, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon put the state highway patrol in charge of calming the violence and easing tensions between demonstrators and police

Sam Moore, the original "Soul Man," on preaching and singing his music

CBS US News - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:02pm
"All we did is go out there and sing and preach and scream," said music legend who was part of 60s duo Sam & Dave

Major League Baseball elects new commissioner

CBS US News - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 9:32pm
55-year-old labor lawyer Rob Manfred was MLB's chief operating officer; he replaces Bud Selig, who retires in January


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