Volkswagen chairman Ferdinand Piech resigns

CBS World News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 1:58am
The 78-year-old executive quit after a clash with other board members after he criticized the company's CEO

2 Palestinians killed by police in separate incidents

CBS World News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 1:15am
Police shot two assailants in stabbing attacks against Israeli police officers

Chile volcano less likely to erupt, despite ash clouds

CBS World News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 12:59am
Scientists said seismic activity has changed at the Calbuco volcano and no further eruption is expected in addition to the blasts earlier in the week

Nepal earthquake kills over a thousand people

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 11:56pm
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the small nation of Nepal nestled in the Himalayan mountain range. According to Charlie D’Agata, tens of thousands of people have been displaced.

Google executive killed on Mount Everest during Nepal quake

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 11:40pm
Dan Fredinburg was with three other employees of the company, who were reported safe

Nepal quake triggers deadly avalanche on Everest

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 1:47pm
Avalanche strikes between notoriously treacherous rugged area of collapsed ice, snow and base camp

Earthquake rocks Nepal

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 11:05am
A powerful earthquake struck near Katmandu, killing hundreds

Thousands mark centennial of Armenian genocide

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 11:04am
About a hundred-thousand people marched through Los Angeles to mark the centennial of the Armenian genocide. It's believed 1.5 million Armenians died at the hands of the Ottoman Turks in 1915, but the Turkish government still refuses to concede it was genocide. Vinita Nair reports.

Holmes' mental state key in Aurora massacre trial

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 11:04am
The death penalty trial into the Colorado movie theatre massacre is set to begin. Police say James Holmes opened fire in a crowded theatre near Denver, during a late night showing of a Batman movie. 12 people were killed, and 70 were injured. Barry Petersen reports on the details of the case.

New details revealed on extremists' planned attack on Vatican

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 10:53am
Italian authorities are holding at least nine alleged terrorists. Prosecutors say the suspects were involved in a plot against the Vatican that they never carried out, after learning the police were on their trail. Allen Pizzey has more on the investigation.

Chile volcano eruption: Ash could contaminate water, trigger illnesses

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 10:52am
The erupting volcano in southern Chile has forced thousands of people from their homes and could contaminate water for miles around. The first eruption was on Wednesday, followed by a second eruption, and the Chilean government is warning there could be more. Michelle Miller reports.

President apologizes for deaths of hostages in drone strike

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 10:39am
The death of an American-held hostage by al-Qaeda by a U.S. drone is prompting a major review on how drone strikes are carried out. It's also giving further urgency to overhauling how the government communicates with the families of U.S. hostages. President Obama apologized after American aid worker Warren Weinstein was killed. Mark Albert reports.

Questions arise about U.S. hostage policy and drones

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 10:38am
The White House said it operates drone strikes with "near certainty" that civilians won't be harmed. But, more questions are being raised after American aid worker Warren Weinstein was killed in a U.S. drone strike in a remote part of Pakistan. CBS News senior national security analyst Juan Zarate reports from Washington with more on the U.S. drone policy.

Deadly earthquake hits Nepal

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 10:32am
The quake was a magnitude 7.8, and is the worst to strike Nepal in more than 80 years. It toppled walls and knocked down buildings in the capital, Kathmandu. Charlie D’Agata reports from London on the latest developments.

Deadly earthquake strikes Nepal

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 9:28am
Dozens die in worst temblor to hit poor South Asian nation in over 80 years

Yemen conflict kills 550 in past month, U.N. says

CBS World News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 1:04am
A new report says Saudi Arabian airstrikes against Houthi rebels have killed hundreds including 115 children

Group aims to clear Vietnam of undetonated bombs

CBS World News - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:06pm
As the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War nears, dangerous remnants of the conflict remain. CBS News correspondent Barry Petersen went back to the country to follow a group whose mission is to find and safely destroy America’s undetonated bombs.

Scientists look for climate clues in Chile volcano eruption

CBS World News - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:59pm
There are concerns Chile's Mount Calbuco could erupt for a third time. The previous eruptions have sent ash as far as 600 miles away. As Michelle Miller reports, scientists are studying the eruptions to see if they have any impact on global temperatures.

Chile volcano has rare eruptions; more expected

CBS World News - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 9:06pm
The Cabulco volcano in southern Chile has erupted twice in the last 24 hours after being dormant for decades. And there may be more action on the way. CBSN's Anne-Marie Green and David Begnaud discuss what geologists are monitoring.

What am I seeing?

CBS World News - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 7:58pm
Some photos just need more explaining than others

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