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NFL taps domestic violence experts as advisers

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 4:19pm
Lisa Friel, Jane Randel and Rita Smith will help shape NFL's policies and programs on domestic violence and sexual assault, Roger Goodell says

Adrian Peterson reinstated by Vikings

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:05pm
Team says star running back charged with child abuse will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints

Maryland police believe 2 missing kids are dead

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:03pm
Police are pursuing a homicide case against a Maryland mother who was found Friday after she vanished with her two toddlers a week ago

Small plane crashes in St. Petersburg, Florida, park

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:48pm
Officials say four people, including a 16-year-old, were in the plane that went down in Vinoy Park

Librarians find map worth $10,000

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:26pm
Librarians in Oklahoma discover a map created by the United States War Department, known today as the U.S. Department of Defense, worth about $10,000. The 19th century map depicts the state of Texas in 1844. KWTV's Lisa Monaham reports.

"Django Unchained" actress says police handcuffed her for kissing her boyfriend

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:04pm
The actress who played Coco in the critically acclaimed 2012 movie, "Django Unchained" was handcuffed when officers responded to a "citizen's generated radio call" of indecent exposure. Daniele Watts and her boyfriend describe their experience and tell their side of the story. Art Barron reports.

Reconstruction of NYC subway tunnel complete after destruction caused by Superstorm Sandy

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:04pm
The entirely reconstructed Montague tunnel under the East River was completed ahead of schedule and $60 million under budget. Governor Andrew Cuomo and MTA Chairman Tom Pendergast inspect the work at a special test run of the brand new tunnel. Marcia Kramer reports.

Fan in critical condition after fall at Texas-UCLA game

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 12:37pm
Man wearing Longhorns shirt fell more than 12 feet from the stands into a field-level suite during football game

This Morning from CBS News: Sept. 15, 2014

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:10am
U.S. seeks to build anti-ISIS coalition; Bob Schieffer weighs in on the militant group; Hillary inching closer to announcing new White House run?

Holder upping local involvement in anti-terror fight

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:43am
AG announces Justice Dept. effort to make local officials, community leaders bigger part of battle vs. violent extremists -- such as ISIS

Chemical leak forces "shelter in place" order

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:03am
Leaking vapors from tanker truck also keeping Interstate 90 shut at Washington-Idaho border

2 Calif. wildfires prompt more than 1,000 to flee

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:20am
Drought continues to challenge firefighters' ability to battle infernos; fires are near Yosemite and in Orange County's Silverado Canyon

Miss America 2014 is Miss New York

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:23am
Kira Kazantsev's win marks the third time a constestant from her state took the contest

Wildfires near California result burn 4 square miles

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:08am
Two fast-spreading blazes, one near a resort town, reached a canyon filled with dry brush and burned four square miles

"It's an attack upon all of us in society"

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 12:02am
After undergoing surgery, Trooper Alex Douglass was able to speak for the first time

Washington romps Jacksonville 41-10

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 11:27pm
Despite injuries for Robert Griffin III and DeSean Jackson, Washington readily handled Jacksonville with touchdown passes by Kirk Cousins

3.5 earthquake rattles part of Northern California

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 10:49pm
A 3.5 temblor struck about 120 miles west of Sacramento, but no damage was reported

Actress says she was held by police for public display of affection

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 10:14pm
Daniele Watts says she was only showing affection to her companion when police accosted her

Pregnant woman killed in Philly, baby critical

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 7:26pm
The unidentified woman was in the late stages of her pregnancy when she was killed

Adrian Peterson not at Vikings' home opener

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:54pm
Running back could have showed up at game, but child abuse indictment and slow release of details may have been too much of a distraction

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