New video appears to show kidnapped girls

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 9:36pm
A stirring new video has surfaced in Nigeria. It allegedly shows some of the dozens of school girls who were kidnapped by the terror group Boko Haram two years ago. Jonathan Vigliotti has more from CBS News' London bureau.

USA leads medal count in 2016 Rio Olympics

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 7:07pm
USA continues to lead in the medal count in the Rio 2016 Olympics. Team USA dominated in the pool with Michael Phelps holding on to his title as the most decorated Olympian. CBSN's Jamie Yuccas joins CBSN with the latest from Rio.

Iraqi Kurds taking ISIS-held towns near Mosul

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 6:58pm
The U.S.-led coalition is supporting the peshmerga operation in northern Iraq with airstrikes

New video allegedly shows kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 6:12pm
Boko Haram says some of the 218 schoolgirls it kidnapped have been killed in airstrikes; terrorists demand prisoner swap

Ryan Lochte robbed at gunpoint in Rio, mom says

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 1:41pm
Star American swimmer allegedly had his wallet stolen while out celebrating after Olympic swimming events ended

Can Usain Bolt be beaten? American is best bet

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 11:59am
Men's 100M sprint final Sunday night in Rio full of intrigue, as favorite to possibly upset the champ is coming off a doping suspension

Attacker, victim die after Swiss train attack

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 11:30am
Police are still searching for a motive but said there's no indication the 27-year-old Swiss suspect had ties to extremist groups

Michael Phelps wins what could be his final Olympic gold medal

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 1:24am
U.S. men win 4x100m relay, giving most decorated Olympian in history yet another gold

ISIS pushed out of key city in northern Syria

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 12:35am
U.S.-backed Syrian forces capture Manbij, once an ISIS stronghold, freeing hundreds of civilians being used as human shields in the process

Ibtihaj Muhammad, U.S. teammates win bronze in sabre fencing

CBS World News - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 12:20am
30-year-old New Jersey native became the first U.S. Olympian to wear a hijab during competition; now she has a medal, too

Rio's "Christ the Redeemer" statue attracts sparks

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 10:16pm
Rio de Janeiro's "Christ the Reedemer" statue is one of the top sight-seeing attraction for tourists. But one of the "new" seven wonders of the world also attracts something else -- lightning. Here's Jamie Yuccas.

Scientists discover Greenland sharks can live for 400 years

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 10:14pm
They've been prowling the depths for centuries looking more like half-blind, weather-beaten rocks than killer sharks. The scientists say they determined the ages of these Greenland sharks by looking deep into their eyes. Using radiocarbon dating, they were able to count them out, like rings on a tree. They estimated the largest shark was most likely 392 years old. Charlie D'agata has the latest.

U.S. welcomes thousands of new citizens

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 10:12pm
Each year, the United States welcomes nearly 680,000 citizens at naturalization ceremonies. On Thursday, about 6,000 people from 145 countries became citizens at ceremonies in Los Angeles. There's been a surge in citizenship applications this year, partially driven by the desire to vote. Carter Evan's has more.

Fidel Castro, Cuba's revolutionary leader, celebrates 90th birthday

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 4:37pm
Castro celebrates a milestone birthday amid a time of great changes in Cuba, most notably regarding it's shifting relationship with the U.S.

Report: Man sets train car on fire, stabs passengers; 6 wounded

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 3:50pm
Six people suffer burn and stab wounds in attack on a Swiss train; suspect also injured, police say

Robotic cameras offer rare look at Olympians in Rio

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 1:25pm
A Getty photographer describes to CNET how he's been able to get spectacular underwater images at the Summer Games

How legal pot may have created the heroin outbreak

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 11:24am
This week, the DEA chose to keep pot on its list of most dangerous drugs, even though more and more states and cities are legalizing or decriminalizing pot use. But few Americans recognize a significant downside to the pot-legalization movement, which is addressed in an article in this month's Esquire magazine. Don Winslow, author of "Horse of the Apocalypse," joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to explain how the legalization of pot drove Mexican drug cartels to the heroin market.

Morning Rounds: Zika fight, cupping, measles outbreaks

CBS World News - Sat, 08/13/2016 - 11:02am
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News medical contributor Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share the best products to protect against Zika, and other health news.

Aleppo hospital attacked one day after doctors ask Obama for help

CBS World News - Fri, 08/12/2016 - 10:01pm
Just 24 hours after the remaining doctors in Aleppo, Syria, reached out to President Obama, another children's hospital was hit by an airstrike. More than a dozen were reported dead. Debora Patta reports.

Hospital for women and children demolished in Aleppo airstrike

CBS World News - Fri, 08/12/2016 - 8:29pm
An estimated 400,000 people have died in Syria's civil war; in its largest city, Aleppo, not even hospitals are safe from Syrian government and Russian airstrikes

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