11/14: America's crumbling nuclear arsenal; Ex-NFL star finds new passion in farming

CBS US News - Sat, 11/15/2014 - 12:54am
The Pentagon has long proclaimed nuclear forces are its highest priorities. But, two newly released reviews make that claim sound farcical; and, as part of our continuing series "On the Road," Steve Hartman meets Jason Brown, who quit the NFL to tackle a new field, literally.

Ferguson police radio calls surface from Michael Brown shooting

CBS US News - Sat, 11/15/2014 - 12:46am
The radio transmissions shed light on the confrontation between Officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown, ending with the teenager's death

​U.S. to grant refugee status to some Central American children

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 11:58pm
Parents from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador who are in the U.S. legally will be able to request the status for children under age 21

Doctor with Ebola on way to U.S. called "absolutely dedicated"

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 9:47pm
Colleagues describe Ebola patient Dr. Martin Salia as "a quiet leader" and "one of the best-trained surgeons" in Sierra Leone

NC man accused of attacking veteran he met at bar

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:49pm
The victim was severely burned in the attack and had to have most of both arms amputated

​Student found unconscious at WVU fraternity dies

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:08pm
The 18-year-old freshman from upstate New York died Friday, two days after being found unconscious and not breathing at the Kappa Sigma house

Wife's remains returned to Ohio man after getting lost in mail

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:03pm
Package containing an Ohio woman's cremated remains discovered at a processing facility in Michigan

Woman killed in "horrific" multivehicle crash on L.A. freeway

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:57pm
Fiery collision on Interstate 405 in Los Angeles scorched three vehicles and briefly shut down the freeway

Why a star football player traded NFL career for a tractor

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:55pm
In the latest "On the Road" Steve Hartman meets Jason Brown, who walked away from a lucrative pro football career to farm

What am I seeing?

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:50pm
Sometime you don't know what you're looking at

California school apologizes for video that faked shooting

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:50pm
In spoof video, security officer pretends to gun down students from a rival high school

No jail over photo of alleged sex assault

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:15pm
A man won't serve jail time over a photo of an alleged sex assault -- which family said was used to torment victim Rehtaeh Parsons, who later killed herself

Students suspended for allegedly snorting candy

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:30pm
At least three New Mexico middle school students are accused of snorting Smarties on campus and have been suspended for 10 days. The school district classifies the candy as drugs and says students can be suspended or expelled for possessing them.

Veteran, 98, dons uniform in bed for salute hours before death

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:16pm
Justus Belfield was too weak to leave his bed at an upstate New York nursing home on Veteran's Day

Jane Byrne, former Chicago mayor, dies at 80

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:18pm
The first and only woman to serve as city's mayor called a "Chicago icon" by Rahm Emanuel

Churches prepare for Ferguson unrest with grand jury decision looming

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 4:44pm
Town neighboring Ferguson passes out flyers urging residents to be prepared just as they would in the event of a major storm

World Trade Center window washers recount harrowing ordeal

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 4:26pm
One of the workers left dangling from nation's highest building says he'd return to job; the other is not so sure

​A dog's life: Meet University of Georgia mascot Uga

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:49pm
The pride of the Bulldogs is actually ninth in the line of English bulldog mascots - and one pampered pooch

Photos of the week

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:44pm
The best images from the week's news, Nov. 7-Nov. 14, 2014

Man engulfed in flames startles fast-food patrons in Phoenix

CBS US News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:09pm
Arby's manager grabbed fire extinguisher and sprayed the man, who then went into a nearby Taco Bell to get water

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