An ode to salt

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 3:38pm
New York City's Board of Health last week mandated restaurant menu warning labels for food with high salt content

Apparently drunk van driver causes scare at Pentagon

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 3:38pm
The van attracted police attention in the south lot of the Pentagon when 3 occupants were discovered "passed out" inside

Passage: Mourning three stars of film and TV

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 3:03pm
Child actor Dickie Morris, "Laugh-In" star Judy Carne, and Martin Milner, who appeared in the series "Route 66" and "Adam-12," have died

Yiddish is alive deep in the heart of Texas

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 2:46pm
Yiddish 101 is an introduction to an ancient language that's attracting new interest at the University of Texas

Almanac: Milton Hershey

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 2:41pm
September 13th is a day all chocolate lovers can celebrate, for it was on that day in 1857 when Milton Hershey, the creator of the Hershey bar and the Hershey's Kiss, was born. Charles Osgood reports

Justice Stephen Breyer: His view from the bench

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 2:35pm
Since being appointed to the Supreme Court in 1994, Justice Stephen Breyer has made it his life's work to give the American people a better understanding of the law, and of the highest court in the United States

Boy charged with assault after kissing girl says it was a dare

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 2:22pm
A 14-year-old middle school girl in Maryland told police a 13-year-old boy grabbed her shirt and "open-mouth kissed her" against her will

Duran Duran is back with a vengeance

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 2:09pm
The English rock band Duran Duran ruled the '80s airwaves and helped usher in the MTV era with their string of hits and ground-breaking music videos

Explosive wildfire sends thousands fleeing for lives in Calif.

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 1:32pm
Several northern communities evacuated quickly after fire chars 60 square miles in just hours; Napa Valley under threat

Moses Malone, 3-time NBA MVP, dies age 60

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 1:22pm
"The Chairman of the Boards" helped end Philly's epic championship drought, and was one of basketball's all-time greats

Michigan State squeaks by Oregon with final stand

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 10:16am
Spartans survive the Ducks 31-28; Auburn barely avoids disaster against Jacksonville State; Ole Miss scores 73; top 25 college football roundup

Floyd Mayweather beats Andre Berto, says "I am done"

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 4:31am
Five-division world champion ends storied career undefeated 49-0

3 inmates dead, 5 hurt at Oklahoma prison

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 1:39am
Prison officials in northeast Oklahoma say no staff members were hurt in "inmate disturbance" at Cimarron Correctional Facility

Donald Trump fires back at Rick Perry's parting shot

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 12:20am
A triumphant Donald Trump said farewell to former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who dropped out of the field of Republicans running for president and took a parting shot at the GOP front-runner

​4 firefighters hurt in fast-moving California fire

CBS US News - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 12:18am
Mandatory evacuations ordered in Sierra Nevada foothills as four firefighters suffer burns while battling new blaze north of San Francisco

Atlantic City undergoing major facelift after disastrous decline

CBS US News - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 11:54pm
Atlantic City is getting a major facelift. The city known for its many casinos is now switching gears to be more family-friendly

James Blake wants New York cop fired over controversial arrest

CBS US News - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 11:52pm
Former tennis star James Blake wants the NYPD officer who tackled and arrested him in a case of mistaken identity fired

California wildfires threaten thousands of homes

CBS US News - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 11:50pm
At least 33 large wildfires are burning in half a dozen states across the West. In Northern California, the fast-moving "Butte fire" has grown to more than 100 square miles in two days, threatening thousands of homes

​Atlantic City rolls the dice on its future

CBS US News - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 10:18pm
Former gambling mecca is undergoing a major facelift, shifting from casinos to more family-friendly entertainment options

Plane crashes during Tennessee air show

CBS US News - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 9:27pm
Pilot's condition unknown after single-engine plane crashes during air show in northern Tennessee


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