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​Weather systems being upgraded to improve forecasts

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 9:40pm
National Weather Service supercomputers will be ten times more powerful by October

Doctor explains why he lets kids avoid the measles vaccine

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 9:14pm
Dr. Jay Gordon signs hundreds of "personal belief exemptions," allowing parents to bypass laws requiring vaccinations

Five in Utah family died from "drug toxicity"

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 9:12pm
Police chief says deaths last fall were murder-suicide, says parents feared an "apocalypse"

Georgia man convicted in killings years apart set for execution

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 9:03pm
Warren Lee Hill was sentenced to death in the killing of an inmate while serving a life sentence in a 1986 murder

Texas halts execution of man convicted in multiple homicide

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 8:47pm
The state's criminal appeals court issued a reprieve to the inmate, but did not immediately explain its decision

Judge orders woman at center of Sterling flack to pay legal fees

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 8:20pm
A Los Angeles judge ruled that V. Stiviano pay three parties connected to former Clippers owner Donald Sterling for the costs of her lawsuit against them

Cops: Ga. couple shot; suspect charged with murder

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 8:02pm
A couple who vanished after posting a Craigslist ad seeking a car have been found dead; a man police reportedly believe answered the ad is charged

Surgeon general says e-cigarette safety needs "clarity"

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 8:01pm
Dr. Vivek Murthy believes the popularity of vaping still raises more questions than answers

Yeti spotted roaming streets of Boston

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 7:45pm
In the midst of the potent wind and heavy snow, a yeti was spotted roaming around the streets of Boston Monday night

Woman, child shot in St. Louis home invasion

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 7:19pm
Police say a child and his mother were shot when the mother exchanged gunfire with a man who tried to force his way into a home

Blizzard 2015: How did the forecasts get it so wrong?

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 7:00pm
New Yorkers were left fuming after a blizzard that was supposed to dump two feet of snow turned out to be a bust

Northeast slammed by snow, but out West record temps

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:34pm
Cold temperatures and heavy snow may have blanketed the northeast, but states like North and South Dakota are seeing record highs

Why winter storm didn't pack as much punch as forecasters thought

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:22pm
While a large blizzard is still pounding parts of New England, it wasn't as powerful as expected in New York City, New Jersey or Pennsylvania, prompting a meteorologist from the National Weather Service to issue an apology. WBBM meteorologist Megan Glaros joins "CBSN" with more on how the models changed.

One of four boys saved from icy Maryland pond dies

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 5:06pm
Group had fallen through ice in pond outside Baltimore; boy who died was the last rescued

Fun in the snow: Making the most of Blizzard 2015

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:45pm
The Blizzard of January 2015 caused headaches for some while others saw opportunity.

Mormon leaders vow support for gay rights - with conditions

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:43pm
Church leaders make national appeal for a "balanced approach" in the clash between gay rights and religious freedom

Record US exonerations driven by Texas drug cases

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:41pm
Houston-area DA takes closer look at abundance of false drug convictions

Obama: Drone that landed at the White House can be bought at Radio Shack

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:39pm
President Obama renews call for FAA regulations for use of drones

Auschwitz survivor remembers the Holocaust

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:28pm
Irving Roth, 85, founded the Holocaust Resource Center in Manhasset, New York, to help ensure the world never forgets the atrocities of the Holocaust. Jill Wagner reports.

Auschwitz survivor: "The moment you give up, you will die"

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 3:59pm
On 70th anniversary of the liberation of notorious death camp, Irving Roth warns history can repeat itself