SantaCon hires civil rights lawyer to fight bar-crawl Scrooges

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:43pm
Thousands of red-suited revelers who fan out through New York City bars have been criticized for being too rowdy

Why are road construction projects taking forever?

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 12:27pm
According to a new study, about $120 billion is needed annually for highway repairs, but those construction projects designed to upgrade our country's infrastructure bring more delays for commuters. Jeff Pegues reports on why many highway construction projects often take longer and blow their budgets.

UVA students in Rolling Stone's alleged rape article tell different stories

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:59am
"CBS This Morning" has now spoken with all three of "Jackie's" friends mentioned in the alleged gang rape story in Rolling Stone. It was mentioned that they had seen and spoken to her the night of the assault. All three of their accounts of what happened that night were similar, but very different from Jackie's. Julianna Goldman reports from Charlottesville, Virginia.

Psychologist contracted by CIA says interrogation tactics report is one sided

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:38am
The Senate Intelligence Committee's report on CIA interrogation tactics used in the wake of 9/11 is still making waves in Washington. CBS News Congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes spoke with Dr. James Mitchell, one of the two psychologists dubbed "Dunbar and Swigert" in the report who helped design the interrogation program.

Weather forecast: Massive Pacific storm could be biggest in years

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:26am
Meteorologist Evelyn Taft of KCBS in Los Angeles has the latest forecast.

Millions face historic rain, wind and flooding in northern California

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:24am
California is bracing for the strongest storm to hit the West Coast in six years. Some parts of the state could see up to a foot of rain over the next two days. Bigad Shaban reports from Sacramento.

This Morning from CBS News, Dec. 11, 2014

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:23am
Severe storm arrives in Northern California; Obama trying to reverse dimming views on state of race relations in U.S.; stock market to miss out on usual "Santa Claus" rally?

Friends' accounts differ from alleged UVA gang rape victim's in article

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:25am
​"CBS This Morning" has spoken with all three friends of "Jackie," the victim of an alleged University of Virginia frat house gang rape written about in Rolling Stone magazine

Six injured when car smashes onto NYC sidewalk

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:20am
An out-of-control car went onto a sidewalk in New York City's Herald Square Wednesday night; 6 people were taken to the hospital.

Woman's body found in trunk of car of missing L.A.-area family

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:13am
KCBS-TV: It's thought to be that of Erica Perez; whereabouts of her husband and their 4 kids still unknown

Aiming for 1 million "Girls Who Code"

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:10am
While there are 53 million students writing code around the world, one key group remains far behind when it comes to computer science

As economy roars back so does congestion on the road

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 9:29am
One billion-dollar freeway expansion did nothing to help traffic, an unfortunate trend escalating cost in time and money from construction projects nationwide

Power-packed storm starts hitting Northern California

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:32am
Expected to pound region with hurricane-force winds, heavy rain and snow; Southern California could get rain, towering waves

Los Angeles actor charged with cooking, eating ex-girlfriend's rabbit

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 3:01am
Prosecutors say the man sent grisly photos of himself killing and cooking the pet to his ex, threatening to do the same thing to her

Police officers weigh in on race relations in the U.S.

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:04am
A CBS News Poll shows a racial divide when it comes to the public's sentiments about policing and race in America. CBS's Kris Van Cleave sat down with a group of future and former police officers at New York's John Jay College of Criminal Justice to get their perspective.

12/10: CBS News poll shows new pessimism over race relations; Students offer hope for America’s racial divide

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 1:00am
A new CBS News poll is helping to quantify America’s racial divide in the wake of the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown. Since 2009, Americans’ favorable view of race relations has plummeted 21 percent; and, high school seniors in Brooklyn, New York expressed optimism about America’s problem with race.

California police chief joins anti-police violence protests

CBS US News - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 12:42am
The chief of the Richmond Police Department stood with demonstrators in a show of concern over police abuse

​Amid protests, black police officers straddle line between race and duty

CBS US News - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:47pm
"A lot of us have sons, and we want to make sure our colleagues are treating our young boys with dignity and respect," one officer says

In racially divided America, students hope for change

CBS US News - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:15pm
Students from a school in Brooklyn, New York express their optimism in light of America's deep racial tensions

Michael Brown and Eric Garner: The police, use of force and race

CBS US News - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:46pm
A new CBS News poll finds stark racial differences on views of the police and race relations in the U.S.


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