Seaweed forecasts issued for communities along the Golf Coast

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 5:27pm
Experts at Texas A&M Galveston have been tracking large amounts of seaweed floating in the Gulf. Although the situation is ideal for fish, birds, and turtles, tourists aren't happy. KHOU's Doug Miller reports.

Japan storms Hawaii beaches to prepare for island threat

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 5:13pm
Amphibious landing exercises relatively new to Japan's military as Tokyo tries to boost its ability to defend small islands

Maine officer stops driver for speeding, then saves his life

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:56pm
Shortly after being pulled over for speeding, Gavin Falconer suffered an apparent heart attack and slumped over without a pulse

Race against time for WWII MIAs in Saipan

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:46pm
Developer is planning on building condos near beach of Japan's largest mass suicide attack of the war, where many American bodies are believed to still lie

"Fainting dog" owners discuss viral phenomenon

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 3:57pm
A video of Casey the dog passing out after reuniting with his owner received over 26 million YouTube views in less than a week. KDKA's Dave Crawley speaks with the owner about her new canine star.

Man delivers his own child at home

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 3:15pm
A Connecticut father had to take matters in his own hands when his wife started going into labor. He delivered the baby on his own after the hospital sent them home with the understanding that his wife wasn't ready to deliver.

Moving historic D.C. building one inch at a time

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:56pm
The owners of a Washington, D.C. apartment building move the historic structure to make way for new building

Minn. man pleads guilty in meth "stash house" case

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:51pm
Antonio Navarro, 19, entered guilty plea, clearing the way for additional charges that include kidnapping, assault and robbery

Cops: Man tried to suffocate father at nursing home

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:50pm
Police in a Cleveland, Ohio suburb say a man from Florida is facing charges of attempted murder after trying to smother his terminally ill 86-year-old father, who died later that day

Alligator takes a swim with kids

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:48pm
A popular pool playmate in Oklahoma may surprise you. An exotic animal sanctuary is letting the public take a swim with alligators.

CDC: Weather kills 2,000 per year, top culprit surprising

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:47pm
Report analyzed U.S. deaths attributed to the cold, the heat, storms, floods and lightning

Broken water main floods UCLA

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:33pm
A water main break sends millions of gallons of water across the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles

Father obligated to pay student loans after daughter's death

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:05pm
A pastor and his wife lost their 27-year-old daughter to liver cancer. Now, the father is responsible for paying back a huge student loan. KCBS' Tom Wait reports.

Smelly seaweed at Texas beaches fueled by "perfect storm"

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:31pm
Piles of seaweed are stinking up the beaches of Galveston, Texas - and experts are not surprised

Sleeping boy killed, mom injured in Det. shooting

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:31pm
Boy, 8, was fatally wounded in bed by gunshot fired from outside home; police eye domestic violence

ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith over domestic abuse comments

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:58pm
On-air discussion of Raven's RB Ray Rice's suspension for assault charges involving his now-wife turns against popular sports show host

A $500 car wash? New California fines for wasting water take effect

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:54pm
Rules triggered by drought make it illegal to hose down driveways, waste water on lawns or wash cars using hose without shut-off nozzle

PG&E accused of lying over fatal 2010 gas explosion

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:49pm
Federal grand jury hits California utility with 27 counts, including felonies, over explosion that leveled neighborhood and killed 8 people

Report: GW Bridge to get fence to prevent suicides

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:39pm
As suicides approach record levels on span between NY and NJ, officials launch project to erect 9-foot fence to replace railing

U.S. underestimating threat of chemical terror attack, report says

CBS US News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:38pm
Government has failed to inspect virtually all of the chemical facilities that it considers particularly vulnerable, investigators say


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