Bird flu confirmed at Iowa farm; 5.3M chickens to be destroyed

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:39pm
Highly infectious and deadly virus confirmed; experts say it's too early to predict impact on egg prices

Ohio officer praised for not shooting charging murder suspect

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 9:46pm
A New Richmond police officer said he held back, despite a man charging him and saying repeatedly "shoot me"

120-pound woman scarfs down three 72-oz. steaks

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 9:16pm
Competitive eater Molly Schuyler, ate a table full of food in under 30 minutes

​After losing her leg, a Boston Marathon runner regains her life

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:48pm
Rebekah Gregory, a victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, ran the last three miles of Monday's marathon

Pulitzers awarded to South Carolina paper, New York Times

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:46pm
The Post and Courier won the Pulitzer Prize for its domestic violence series, while the Times and the Wall Street Journal won investigative journalism awards

U.S. deploying carrier to Yemen in response to Iran

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:46pm
A U.S. aircraft carrier is headed to Yemen amid reports that a convoy of Iranian ships may be carrying weapons to rebels fighting in Yemen.

Spine nearly severed in police custody, but few explanations

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:29pm
An arrest report mentions potential knife-related charges, but there's little known publicly about how 25-year-old sustained such serious injuries in police custody

​DEA informant who served for 27 years may face deportation

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:10pm
"All I can tell you is I'm appalled, he deserves to live life ever after in the United States," says a retired DEA agent

Desisa, Rotich win the 2015 Boston Marathon

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:00pm
Men's champ Desisa, who won Boston Marathon year of the bombing, clocked in at 2:09:17; Rotich took lead mere yards from finish line, finishes in 2:24:55

Missing Mother found stabbed to death

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:59pm
Police have identified an Illinois mother who was found wrapped in plastic and stuffed in a storage bin. Officials say her baby was stolen but has since been found alive. "48 Hours" Crimesider reporter Michelle Sigona has the latest details.

2015 Pulitzers for photography

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:57pm
Daniel Berehulak's intense images of Ebola in West Africa won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography; the Pulitzer for Breaking News Photography was awarded to the staff of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for the Michael Brown story

Soldier surprises son by photobombing school picture

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:27pm
One soldier found a cleaver way to surprise his son after returning home. He photobombed his school portrait, and the reaction is priceless.

Iran charges jailed U.S. reporter with espionage

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:26pm
A Washington Post reporter jailed by Iran, has now been charged with four counts by the country, including one count of espionage.

Sperm bank sued over donor's profile, mental history

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 5:33pm
Sperm donor who fathered at least 3 dozen children wasn't the healthy, high-IQ catch he claimed to be, mothers allege

Detroit Zoo is turning to the power of poop

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 4:09pm
Turning giant piles of manure into usable energy is more than feasible these days, so the Detroit Zoo plans on harnessing their bounty

Pet owners risk getting diseases from their furry friends

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 3:10pm
Pets of all types can transmit diseases to their owner, and many people aren't aware of the risk, a new Ohio State University study found. Dogs, cats, reptiles and amphibians, and other animals can harbor harmful bacteria and parasites. Seniors, children and people with weak immune systems are most susceptible, but there are precautions you can take. Teri Okita reports.

Baby killed by pit bull in Dallas, police say

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 2:54pm
Baby boy, two months old, attacked in bouncy seat; police say dad was outside turning sprinkler on when dog struck

Trial to begin for 3 defendants in FAMU hazing case

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 2:49pm
Robert Champion - from Decatur, Georgia - was beaten during a marching band hazing ritual after a Florida A&M football game in November 2011

Assault charges for cop after violent traffic stop

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 2:49pm
The apparent beating of 47-year-old Floyd Dent by a Detroit-area police officer was captured on video

Tulsa reserve deputy's records not falsified, sheriff says

CBS US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 2:23pm
Sheriff Stanley Glanz discusses relationship with man who fatally shot suspect after mistaking his handgun for a stun gun

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