Blind Iraq vet finishes Ironman Triathlon

CBS US News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 6:28am
Army Maj. Scott Smiley lost his sight to a roadside bomb in 2005, but it hasn't stopped him taking on new challenges

Blind veteran participates in the Ironman Triathlon

CBS US News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:56am
Army Major Scott Smiley was blinded in Iraq in 2005 but that did not stop him in the epic Ironman challenge. Carter Evans reports.

Escaped N. Carolina convict back in custody

CBS US News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:32am
Convicted murderer Kristopher McNeil allegedly had help from an insider busting out of prison, but he wasn't free for long

Prison employee accused of helping N.C. convict escape

CBS US News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 2:30am
As the search for a convicted killer continues, police charged a kitchen worker with helping him flee

NY celebrates Supreme Court ruling

CBS US News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 2:28am
New York City's Gay Pride Parade held every year on June 28th to commemorate the Stonewall riots celebrated the legalization of same-sex marriage in all 50 states

Lebron James opts out of Cavaliers contract

CBS US News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 1:04am
Cleveland native Lebron James has opted out of his $21.6 million contract with the Cavaliers. CBSN's David Begnaud has the latest.

Nationwide pride parades celebrate landmark ruling

CBS US News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:24am
Several cities held LGBT pride events which were lifted by the Supreme Court's historic decision on same-sex marriage

Racing boat crashes into Maryland crowd injuring 8

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 11:39pm
Police say the operator of the boat lost control, striking onlookers who were near the race course

Meet the sergeant who captured escaped inmate David Sweat

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 11:31pm
Sgt. Jay Cook - hailed a hero by the governor - is a 21-year-veteran who was by himself when he spotted fugitive killer

N.Y. Gov. Cuomo gives press conference on end of prison escape manhunt

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 11:00pm
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and law enforcement officers hold a press conference discussing the end of the 23-day upstate New York manhunt. Richard Matt was killed Friday, David Sweat was apprehended Sunday afternoon.

Plane carrying 3 crashes in to Massachusetts house

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 10:58pm
Early reports say the passengers were killed, but the occupants of the home escaped, police say

Gov. Cuomo presides over same-sex wedding at Stonewall Inn

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 10:00pm
Only two days after SCOTUS legalized same-sex marriage, a couple tied the knot at a landmark in the fight for gay rights. The Stonewall Inn is often recognized as the birth place of the fight for gay rights. Elaine Quijano reports.

Spike in shark attacks on North Carolina beaches

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 9:48pm
A teenage boy was bitten by a shark off North Carolina's Outer Banks. This is the sixth shark attack in a month, which is unusual for a state that normally sees only three attacks per year. Don Dahler reports.

Remembering the Stonewall riots that sparked a movement

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 9:43pm
In 1969, patrons of a New York speakeasy fought back against a police raid, and their actions started a new push for human rights

Confederate symbols in the National Cathedral draw fire

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 9:30pm
Former Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson have been immortalized in stained glass in important national church

New York prisoner manhunt finally ends with capture

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 9:18pm
David Sweat was shot and captured by authorities about 48 hours after police shot and killed the fellow prisoner he teamed with for a daring prison escape. Sweat and Richard Matt were on the loose for over three weeks. CBS News correspondent Ann Werner has the latest report on how the dramatic pursuit of two escaped killers came to an end.

Details on the arrest of escaped murderer David Sweat

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 9:00pm
Convicted murderer David Sweat has been apprehended after breaking out of Clinton Correctional Facility in upsate New York. CBS News correspondent Anna Werner has the latest from the scene.

Escaped convict David Sweat shot, taken to hospital

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 8:42pm
After three weeks on the run, convicted murderer David Sweat has been shot and apprehended by police. CBS News investigative correspondent Pat Milton joined CBSN with some of the details.

Escaped prisoner David Sweat captured

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 7:20pm
The New York State Police report that they have captured David Sweat. The massive manhunt for the escaped fugitives has been ongoing for over three weeks.

Escaped prisoner caught by law enforcement

CBS US News - Sun, 06/28/2015 - 6:45pm
David Sweat survived on the lam longer than now-deceased partner Richard Matt, but massive manhunt succeeds in the end

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