It's raining fish in Alaska

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:34pm
Eel-like lampreys have been found in odd places in Alaska, and officials believe careless seagulls dropping the fish are to blame. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers and Meg Oliver have more on this phenomenon.

New York City mulls high-sodium warnings on menus

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:02pm
Any meal that includes more than a teaspoon of salt would be flagged

Cleveland police enhance training ahead of consent decree

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 8:48pm
In the wake of a reform-based agreement to improve the organization, the mindset at the Cleveland police department's training academy has shifted

Los Angeles moves a step closer to $15 minimum wage

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 8:25pm
Mayor expected to sign measure into law this weekend, making L.A. largest city in the U.S. to gradually increase to $15 per hour

Calif. oil spill cleanup has hefty pricetag

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 8:11pm
So far, the cost of cleaning up the oil pipeline breach in on the Central California coastline has cost millions a day with no end in sight

Family: Missing woman found but no longer pregnant

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 8:03pm
A North Carolina woman who went missing the day she was scheduled to give birth has been found alive, but may have lost her unborn child. In a statement, the family of Carrie Bradshaw-Crowther said they were "no longer expecting a new addition."

Sheriff: Hit man killed wrong person with target's name

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 7:50pm
Authorities in Ohio say the hit man went to the wrong house and killed a man with the same name as the intended target

Escaped inmates' getaway driver backed out, source says

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 6:36pm
Female prison worker who was allegedly supposed to pick up escaped inmates didn't show up, law enforcement source tells CBS News

Texas cop's lawyer: He was stressed by earlier calls

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 6:23pm
Eric Casebolt's emotions got the better of him and he regrets incident at pool party that was captured in a now-viral video, his lawyer says

Instagram updates app with bigger photos

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 6:18pm
Instagram is introducing a new design to the photo sharing app. The updates will focus on making things "clearer and faster."

5th grader in wheelchair overlooked at elementary school graduation

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 6:14pm
A school in Texas is issuing an apology after humiliating a wheelchair-bound 5th grader at her graduation ceremony.

Son of escaped convict unsurprised at breakout

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 6:08pm
Nick Harris, whose absent father Richard Matt escaped from an upstate New York prison, describes escapee as "genius" with ability to adapt

Double tap for Hillary Clinton's pantsuit

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 6:00pm
Hillary Clinton launched her Instagram account Wednesday by posting a photo of her pantsuit wardrobe.

Tortoise goes many miles after slipping through fence

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 5:32pm
Michigan man says hunt for 50-pound pet tortoise named Frank has been "kind of a crazy roller coaster"

Rescue teams looking for Boy Scouts in distress in Colorado

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 4:56pm
Troop of 34 scouts and five adults have been hiking in remote mountain area since Monday

American killed fighting against ISIS in Syria

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 4:43pm
The State Department confirms death of U.S. citizen fighting alongside Kurdish forces

Nashville's Music City Center is now home to 100,000 bees

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 4:39pm
Four hives of European honeybees on the roof of the city's convention center will provide honey for its cooks and for promotion

Jurors' dismissal shows massacre news hard to avoid

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 4:37pm
Judge's decision to dismiss 3 jurors from theater shooting trial demonstrates difficulties of protecting jury from vast media coverage

Fla. man arrested for two kidnappings, robberies

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 4:06pm
St. Petersburg police say 58-year-old Paul Pinkston arranged tours of two homes for sale, but then held each realtor at gunpoint, demanding they call relatives for ransom

Ruling made decade after couple discovers dead son's brain displayed at morgue

CBS US News - Wed, 06/10/2015 - 4:05pm
New York's highest court rules on whether medical examiners have to return all organs from autopsied bodies to families


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