Former CIA chief David Petraeus to be sentenced

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:02pm
Former CIA chief David Petraeus will be sentenced by a federal judge over his sharing of state secrets with his biographer, with whom he was having an affair. CBS News justice reporter Paula Reid joins CBSN with why the plea deal he made with the government is so controversial.

Pentagon: Cyberwarfare a viable option in conflicts with enemies

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:55pm
Officials say Pentagon wants more transparency in its cyber mission - and it could provide some deterrence to adversaries

Growing concern over coyotes roaming NYC's streets

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:39pm
Wild animals have recently migrated outside their normal habitats, causing concern among residents

Judge approves nearly $1 billion NFL concussion settlement

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:30pm
The NFL is praising a settlement over concussion lawsuits filed by more than 5,000 former players. A federal judge approved the deal Wednesday after years of negotiations. James Brown reports on how some players still have concerns.

​Cowboy cook Kent Rollins at home on the range

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:56am
Don't call him a chef who makes "full-on fancy" fare - he preps food you want to eat out of a chuck wagon for hungry cowhands (and no cussing when there's women around)

More coyotes spotted in urban jungle of NYC

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:58am
There is growing concern over some of New York City’s newest residents: coyotes. Animal experts say the creatures are moving farther into major urban centers. Michelle Miller reports on the efforts to capture the potentially dangerous animals.

Arizona officer explains why he rammed suspect with police cruiser

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:52am
Arizona police officer Michael Rapiejko is explaining his decision to ram an armed suspect with his patrol car. He was accused of using excessive force in 2005; the case was later settled. Carter Evans reports.

Will the gunman who shot Reagan be released from mental hospital?

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:33am
John Hinckley's doctors will tell a federal judge Thursday why the would-be assassin should be released from a government hospital for good. Hinckley's lawyers argued Wednesday he no longer suffers from the mental health problems that drove him to shoot President Ronald Reagan in 1981. Government prosecutors say Hinckley is still a danger to the public. Paula Reid reports.

Prison video of Tsarnaev emerges as Boston bomber faces sentencing

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:30am
The penalty phase of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial continues Thursday after an emotional day of testimony from survivors. The defense elaborated on a profane gesture the convicted Boston Marathon bomber made in a holding cell in 2013. Don Dahler reports on the surveillance video that was never seen until Wednesday.

Officer who ran down suspect with car speaks out

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:27am
Michael Rapiejko sent armed suspect flying with his patrol car and says he did what he had to do

Protests escalate over mysterious death of arrested Baltimore man

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:24am
Five of the six Baltimore police officers involved in the arrest of Freddie Gray have offered statements about what happened. The 25-year-old apparently suffered a spine injury during his arrest. He died a week later. Demonstrators in Baltimore continue pressing for answers, and protests escalated Wednesday night. Chip Reid reports.

This Morning from CBS News, April 23, 2015

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:21am
Another Secret Service black eye, as government report shows agency may have put a former president and first lady at risk

"Multiple weapons" were aimed at Gyrocopter pilot

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:53am
Lawmakers want to know why Doug Hughes was allowed to fly his small aircraft straight into the heart of the U.S. capital, over the heads of befuddled tourists, as security agencies watched on. Mark Albert reports from Washington.

"Multiple weapons" were aimed at gyrocopter pilot

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:01am
Far from flying into the heart of nation's capital undetected, Doug Hughes "should have been blown out of the air," lawmaker says

High-tech car thieves exploit security gaps

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 8:39am
Your key fob may be stored safely in your house, but your locked car could still be wide-open to tech-savvy crooks

​Michael Brown's family set to sue city of Ferguson

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:59am
Wrongful death suit long expected against St. Louis suburb after unarmed black teen was shot by white police officer

Pregnant Popeyes worker fired after armed robbery

CBS US News - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:18am
A pregnant Popeyes employee says she was fired after refusing to pay back the money stolen by an armed robber during her shift at the fried chicken franchise. KHOU-TV's Tiffany Craig reports.

Smoking ban in effect in New Orleans

CBS US News - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:56pm
A big change in the Big Easy: The city of New Orleans has administered a smoking ban in all public locations of the popular tourist city.

Topless in Venice -- Venice Beach, that is

CBS US News - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:44pm
The Venice Beach Neighborhood council has approved a recommendation to allow women to sunbathe topless on the beach. The Los Angeles City Council has to sign off on the measure.

Periscope made this woman a star

CBS US News - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:42pm
At any given time, thousands of people will tune into Amanda Oleandor's musings about life or just follow her day. The 25-year-old artist based out of Los Angeles is "the most loved" Periscoper in the app's history.

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