​Daredevil Nik Wallenda completes Chicago skyscraper wire walks

CBS US News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 1:40am
Without a safety net, Walenda performed two tightrope walks -- including one wearing a blindfold -- 50 stories above the Chicago River

11/2: Early winter storm slams east coast; Terminally ill basketball player Lauren Hill gets her wish

CBS US News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 1:28am
A coastal storm in the Northeast brought up to a foot of snow in Bangor, Maine, and plenty of powder elsewhere. According to the National Weather Service, it was the earliest snowfall in Columbia, South Carolina, beating a 100-year-old record by eight days; and, every basketball player is up against the clock, but none more so than the brave young woman Steve Hartman and thousands of others watched in action.

No-fly zone near Ferguson protests established "to keep media out"

CBS US News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 12:37am
Local authorities asked FAA to limit airspace near Ferguson so that news helicopters couldn't cover Michael Brown demonstrations

Arrests made in Halloween hit-and-run that killed 3 California teens

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 11:30pm
13-year-old twin girls and a friend were struck and killed while trick-or-treating Friday night in Southern California

Unusually early storm dumps up to a foot of snow in parts of U.S.

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 9:38pm
Snow falls from South Carolina to Maine over the weekend, with areas of the Rocky Mountains also hit

Investigators testing rifle found in Eric Frein arrest

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 9:08pm
The tests will determine if the rifle was the weapon used to kill a Pennsylvania state trooper and critically wound another officer

​After deadly Maine fire, questions remain about victims, cause

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 8:39pm
Investigators are still trying to identify the five people killed and another critically burned in Maine's deadliest fire in 30 years

Ohio girl dying of brain cancer realizes basketball dream

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 8:11pm
It took Lauren Hill just 17 seconds to score in her college basketball debut in front of a packed arena that included Pat Summit

Kenya's Kipsang and Keitany win NYC marathon titles

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:30pm
Former world-record holder Kipsang wins strategic race on windy, cold morning; Keitany redeems herself for coming up short in past years

Samantha Power: U.S. intervention helping Ebola fight in West Africa

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 5:40pm
The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations recently traveled to the region and talks about her family's fears for her safety

Maine nurse in Ebola flap says she'll respect town's wishes

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 3:18pm
Kaci Hickox said, after fighting her Ebola-related involuntary quarantine in court, she will stay out of town until incubation period is up anyway

Calendar: Week of November 3

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 3:18pm
"Sunday Morning" takes a look at some notable events of the week ahead.

On the campaign trail with ex-con Buddy Cianci

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 3:03pm
Mo Rocca introduces us to a man who is both loved and reviled in Providence, R.I., former mayor and convicted felon Buddy Cianci, now running to return to City Hall.

Nature: Devil's Playground

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 3:02pm
This week's moment in nature takes us among the rock formations of Devil's Playground in Utah.

Texas boy's "Before-I-go-blind" bucket list

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:40pm
Nine-year-old Ben Pierce, of Denton, Texas, is not blind - at least not yet. But he suffers from a condition that is slowly stealing his sight, and so he is on a mission. Steve Hartman reports.

The most politically-polarized cities in America

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:30pm
Livability.com determined the 10 Best Places to Live for Liberals, Conservatives and Centrists. Charles Osgood reports.

Ahead of protest, Washington Redskins' team bus crashes

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:14pm
Players tweet photos of smashed bus windshield; organizers hope as many as 5,000 Native Americans show up for protest against "Redskins" name

What widows wore: Victorian fashions for mourning

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 2:09pm
Martha Teichner takes us on a tour of a new exhibit at New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art, which explores what was expected of Victorian-Era widows.

The all-stars of Beep Baseball

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 1:42pm
It is often said that hitting a baseball is one of the most difficult feats in all of sports, so just imagine hitting a baseball totally blind. Mark Strassmann introduces you to visually-impaired athletes at the National Beep Baseball Association's World Series.

Almanac: The First Cheerleader

CBS US News - Sun, 11/02/2014 - 1:40pm
On Nov. 2, 1898, University of Minnesota football Johnny Campbell became America's first widely-acknowledged "yell leader." Charles Osgood Reports.

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