Prosecutor charges 6 Baltimore officers in Freddie Gray's death

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 2:05pm
State's attorney says one officer faces second-degree murder charge while other 5 officers face manslaughter or assault charges

Teen gets 45-year prison term for family murder

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 2:03pm
Jake Evans, who was 17 years old when he shot his mother and sister at their Weatherford home, called 911 and told the dispatcher that he didn't know why he killed them

​The Wright Brothers and the conquest of flight

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 1:35pm
Historian David McCullough's latest book examines the men (and their sister) who pioneered an age of aviation

Scant details from Freddie Gray death spark more questions, protests

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 12:35pm
Authorities provide only a few details about investigation of man who died in police custody, fueling suspicion and mistrust

​3 dead, 1 hurt after car plunges into L.A. riverbed

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 12:21pm
Fire officials say vehicle crashed down an embankment, flipped over and landed on its roof

Animator gives son superpowers in "Action Movie Kid"

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 12:08pm
A Hollywood special effects wizard really loves playtime with his young son, James Hashimoto, who's got a wild imagination. That got dad thinking. What if he could use his skills to record video of his boy and give him superhero powers? John Blackstone reports.

Orioles exec VP: Games not important in grand scheme of Baltimore's protests

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 11:38am
The Orioles have had an unusual week since the Baltimore protests escalated into riots. Camden Yards was locked down Saturday night, and some fans expressed frustration that they could not leave the ballpark until police deemed it safe. But John Angelos, the Orioles' executive vice president and son of owner Peter Angelos, defended protesters on Twitter and those living in economic devastation. Angelos joins “CBS This Morning” from Baltimore to discuss the ongoing situation.

​4 months on job, Baltimore prosecutor faces big test

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 11:16am
Marilyn Mosby won office by vowing to hold police accountable; now she must decide whether evidence in Freddie Gray case supports criminal charges

Mayweather-Pacquiao match brings economic boom to Vegas

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 11:08am
The most anticipated boxing match in years is happening Saturday night in Las Vegas, as Floyd Mayweather takes on Manny Pacquiao. Gamblers will place millions in bets, and at one point, some tickets were listed for more than $300,000. Carter Evans reports on the fight's impact on Sin City.

This Morning from CBS News, May 1, 2015

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:52am
Baltimore activist whose arrest set off uproar on social media continues to push for peaceful protests

Former Port Authority official may plead guilty in Bridgegate scandal

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:42am
David Wildstein may plead guilty to his role in the 2013 lane closures on the George Washington Bridge. The closures, which created a traffic nightmare, were allegedly ordered by members of Gov. Chris Christie's administration as political retribution. Christie has denied involvement. Norah O'Donnell reports.

NYPD's John Miller: I've never heard of police "rough rides"

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:36am
While some question whether Freddie Gray died from injuries sustained from a "rough ride" in the police van after his arrest, deputy commissioner of intelligence and counterterrorism for the New York City Police Department says he's not aware of such practices.

John Miller on Freddie Gray death investigation, police body cameras

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:28am
Deputy commissioner of intelligence and counterterrorism for the New York City Police Department joins "CBS This Morning" for a wide-ranging conversation about ongoing protests across the country, police-community tensions and the announcement from the Department of Justice to fund and extend the use of police body cameras.

Growing questions about Freddie Gray's ride in police van

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 10:20am
New information about the arrest of Freddie Gray failed to satisfy protesters overnight, as scuffles broke out in Philadelphia. Frustrations remain high now that the police department's report on the death of Freddie Gray is in the hands of prosecutors. Jeff Pegues reports from Baltimore.

Joseph Kent: "Keep protesting, but positively"

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:54am
Young, prominent Baltimore activist tells CBS News he's OK despite his arrest on live TV, which sparked outrage on Twitter

Joseph Kent speaks out after his release

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:14am
Joseph Kent's arrest on live TV during the Baltimore protests made international headlines, including speculation on social media that he was "kidnapped" by police. CBSNews.com reporter Ines Novacic met with Kent at his home and on the streets of his neighborhood, where he explained why he has become a leader of the protests.

NFL draft first round: Doubt loses out

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 5:18am
Many players -- including the top two -- were chosen despite questions about them off the field or on

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CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 3:24am
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Protesters clash with police in Philadelphia

CBS US News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 1:12am
Objects thrown at police officers, who struck back with batons at Freddie Gray demonstration at City Hall

4/30: Baltimore police revise timeline in Freddie Gray arrest; lava boils over on Hawaii's Big Island

CBS US News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:38pm
The Baltimore Police Department revealed that the van carrying Freddie Gray made a previously unknown stop; Lava began spilling over the sides of a crater near the top of Kilauea volcano

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