Amid concerns about concussions, legislation limits middle and high schools to 90-minute sessions twice a week
Washington fire officials struggle to contain the largest blaze in the state's history
Two American flags replaced with white banners; police said it was not clear what time they were placed there - or by whom
A Washington D.C. judge declared that a 50-year-old man is innocent of a crime that wrongly put him behind bars for 25 years
Armed suspects fled Caesars Atlantic City in car with more than $180,000 in cash, according to law enforcement flier
Montana Judge G. Todd Baugh gave lenient sentence to rapist after suggesting 14-year-old victim shared responsibility for crime
Long Island man John Bittrolf, 48, is charged with two counts of second-degree murder in the deaths of 31-year-old Rita Tangredi in November 1993 and 20-year-old Colleen McNamee in January 1994
The wildfire in north-central Washington is now the largest fire in state history, burning almost 380 square miles. Lightening warnings could trigger even more fires across Western states. Hayley Guenthner of CBS affiliate station KREM reports.
Well-known professor Dan Markel was shot in his Tallahassee home, a tragedy police say was not robbery or burglary and remains unsolved
Tobacco giant vows to appeal whopping wrongful death award, but widow Cynthia Robinson says "justice has been served"
Seventy-six percent of the illegal immigrants in this recent surge have come through the Rio Grande valley region Texas
A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to the hit show, "Orange Is The New Black"
President Obama awarded Sgt. Ryan Pitts of Nashua, N.H. with the Medal of Honor for his 2008 actions in the Battle of Wanat in Afghanistan
Abigail Hernandez, 15, who disappeared while on her way home from school in October, was reunited with her family on Sunday, officials say
A male thief was caught on surveillance camera allegedly stealing almost $2,000 worth of women's underwear from a Georgia Victoria's Secret last week
Ahead of a ceremony at the White House awarding him the Medal of Honor, former Army Sgt. Ryan Pitts told CBS News National Security Correspondent David Martin about his actions during the Battle of Wanat, one of the bloodiest encounters of the War in Afghanistan.
A Massachusetts 15-year-old who is accused of killing his math teacher last October will be standing trial Wednesday
Jo-Lonn Dunbar and Donte Green, two professional athletes were arrested in Miami this weekend for fighting outside of a nightclub until a police officer had to Taser one of them, officials say
Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, speaking at an event honoring Neil Armstrong, described how he wound up on the first mission to the moon. Aldrin and others were celebrating the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing on the moon.
Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins, speaking at an event honoring Neil Armstrong, recounts a childhood story about his fellow astronaut. Collins and others were celebrating the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing on the moon.