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Growing concerns over nation's tires

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The National Transportation Safety Board says there are 11,000 tire-related accidents each year leading to about 200 deaths. A potential reason: most recalled tires are not making it off of the roads. Jeff Pegues reports.

Gaming networks shut down by hackers, some still offline

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Sony's PlayStation network is offline for the third straight day and Microsoft's Xbox Live is back in service. Both gaming platforms were hacked this week, disrupting Christmas gaming. Carter Evans reports from Los Angeles.

Bad weather threatens weekend travel

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Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist of Chicago station WBBM has the forecast.

Discerning actual threats to officers from social media rants

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The shooting deaths of two NYPD cops has made police around the country more aware of the power of social media. Shawn Henry, former executive assistant director of the FBI, joins "CBS This Morning Saturday" from Washington to discuss how social media is used in investigations.

Sea of blue for slain NYPD officer's funeral

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Thousands of police officers will be on hand for the funeral of Rafael Ramos, one of the NYPD officers gunned down last weekend. An emotional wake was held on Friday. Mark Albert reports.

Thousands expected at funeral for fallen officer

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Vice-president Biden is attending funeral for officer Rafael Ramos, who was ambushed along with his partner one week ago

Calif. boy killed riding new Xmas scooter

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Car hits boy, 12, riding motorized scooter in front of his house

12/26/14: Thousands mourn slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos;Christmas baby born on Philadelphia subway train

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Police officers from all over the country poured into New York City to pay their respects to slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos at his wake. As Jericka Duncan reports, amid the mourning tensions remain high between police, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, and protesters.and Western sanctions and the collapse of oil prices are taking their toll on the Russian economy. The crisis has forced President Vladimir Putin to cancel holiday leave for government employees, who will be working on managing the situation instead. Debora Patta reports.

Remembering the Indian Ocean tsunami, a decade later

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Ten years after a devastating tsunami killed hundreds of thousands of people, Thailand pays tribute to those who lost their lives.

Flawed tire recall system poses safety threat, experts say

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:12pm
The National Transportation Safety Board is working on new tire safety recommendations after recent statistics exposed the severity of tire-related incidents. Although tires are recalled, many of them stay on the road. As Jeff Pegues reports, some experts say the system is flawed.

Christmas baby born on Philadelphia subway train

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:12pm
While traveling on the subway on Christmas Day, Yanjin Li of Philadelphia went into labor. With no way to get to a hospital in time, city transit officers stepped in to help. Jim Axelrod reports on the special delivery.

Economy improves but uncertainty remains

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:04pm
Holiday spending is expected to increase by four percent this year. But despite positive economic news, there are still trouble spots ahead. CBS News Senior Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger explains what Americans should look out for.

Putin cancels New Year holiday for government workers

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:04pm
Western sanctions and the collapse of oil prices are taking their toll on the Russian economy. The crisis has forced President Vladimir Putin to cancel holiday leave for government employees, who will be working on managing the situation instead. Debora Patta reports.

Hackers steal Christmas for Sony and Xbox users

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:58pm
The Microsoft Xbox Live Network and Sony's PlayStation Network were down for much of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Issues lingered on Friday as a hacker group known as "The Lizard Squad" continued to boast of its ability to disrupt the holiday for gamers. Ben Tracy reports on the hack and the possible motives behind it.

Thousands mourn slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:57pm
Police officers from all over the country poured into New York City to pay their respects to slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos at his wake. As Jericka Duncan reports, amid the mourning tensions remain high between police, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, and protesters.

Neil Degrasse Tyson sparks Internet fight with Christmas tweets

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:48pm
The famed astrophysicist took to Twitter on Christmas morning with his thoughts on the holiday, angering many

Hackers continue to harass gaming networks

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 9:27pm
A group known as "The Lizard Squad" is boasting about the misery it caused to Xbox and PlayStation users over Christmas

Brawl breaks out in Georgia’s parliament

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 9:02pm
Parliamentary debate on party quotas descends into chaos as lawmakers trade blows.

NYC mourns the death of NYPD officer Rafael Ramos

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 8:29pm
Thousands are gathering at Christ Tabernacle Church in Queens to pay their respects to the NYPD officer who was gunned down last week along with his partner. Jericka Duncan reports.

America's "modern family"

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 8:28pm
Less than half of children live in homes with two heterosexual parents in their first marriage, according to new data by the Pew Research Center.

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