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Rotted support beams blamed for Berkeley balcony collapse

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 12:08am
Building inspectors in Berkeley, California, say that a balcony that collapsed last week, killing six students, was supported by badly rotted wooden beams. CBSN's Contessa Brewer has the latest on the investigation.

President Obama to announce change in hostage negotiation policy

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 12:02am
President Obama will announce Tuesday the U.S. will not prosecute Americans who negotiate with terrorists for the return of their loved ones. CBS News Department Of Justice Reporter Paula Reid discussed the change in policy.

Freddie Gray autopsy results leaked

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 11:54pm
The Baltimore Sun has obtained a copy of the autopsy report for Freddie Gray, who died a week after a rough arrest by Baltimore police. As CBSN's Contessa Brewer reports, the medical examiner found Gray suffered a "high-energy injury."

Photographer shares story behind heartwarming Charleston image

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 11:52pm
A photograph John Nettles took by chance is becoming a symbol of how Charleston is coming together after last week's deadly church shooting. Nettles told CBSN's Contessa Brewer the story behind the photo.

Virginia Gov. wants Confederate flag off license plates

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 11:40pm
Virginia's governor is leading the charge to remove the Confederate flag from the state's new license plates. Gov. Terry McAuliffe told CBSN's Contessa Brewer he also wants to get plates that already have the flag off the road.

Scott Kelly updates on his year in space mission

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:30pm
Astronaut Scott Kelly is 88 days into a year-long mission in space aboard the International Space Station. "CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley talked to Kelly to find out how the mission is going so far.

Flight attendants: Boeing's cabin air can turn toxic

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:24pm
A group of flight attendants is suing Boeing, alleging the company has known for decades there's a risk of toxic fumes invading the passenger cabin. Kris Van Cleave reports.

Safety of rental vehicles questioned in Takata hearing

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:14pm
The Senate held a hearing Tuesday over the recall of defective Takata airbags. Some senators questioned why rental car companies are not required to get their recalled vehicles fixed. Jeff Glor reports.

18 million impacted in hack of government computers

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:12pm
A breach into government computers turned out to be larger than previously thought. Some 18 million employees may have had their personal information compromised. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett reports.

Tornadoes rip through Midwest

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:04pm
States in the Midwest are cleaning up from a round of severe weather that brought heavy rain and tornadoes. CBS News correspondent Don Dahler reports on the damage.

Police release video of Dylann Roof's arrest

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 10:00pm
Dashcam video shows the arrest of Dylann Roof, the alleged gunman in the South Carolina church massacre. CBS News correspondent Jeff Pegues explains how Roof was found and apprehended.

Former neo-Nazi explains his radicalization

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:58pm
How can an average teenager suddenly become a hate-filled white supremacist? Christian Picciolini, a former neo-Nazi who has since reformed himself, explained how he was radicalized as a teenager. Picciolini shared his story to CBS News correspondent Dean Reynolds.

Tide turns against Confederate flag

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:46pm
Both corporations and politicians increased their opposition to the Confederate flag. As Adriana Diaz reports, the flag is one step closer to coming down from South Carolina's capitol building.

​Flight attendants: Boeing plane can let in toxic fumes

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:39pm
"I felt like I might die," said one of the flight attendants who is suing the airplane maker

WikiLeaks says NSA eavesdropped on the last 3 French presidents

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:09pm
WikiLeaks released documents Tuesday that allege the U.S. National Security Agency targeted the presidents

Amazon's Confederate flag sales skyrocket

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 8:54pm
As Charleston church shooting prompts and other retailers to remove Confederate flag items, sales of the divisive symbol surge

Ex-follower of racist ideology explains radicalization

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 8:31pm
A former neo-Nazi skinhead, Christian Picciolini, was once recruited into racist activity much like Charleston shooting suspect Dylann Roof; he says it's even easier now in the Internet age

Top Takata executive under fire during Senate hearing

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 8:22pm
26-year-old Jewel Brangman is latest fatality tied to faulty airbags made by Japanese company

Judge declares mistrial in Vanderbilt rape case

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 8:12pm
Brandon Vandenburg and Cory Batey, both convicted of multiple counts of aggravated rape and sexual assault, could be set free

Infection from "mud run" leaves woman blind in one eye

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 7:24pm
A Texas woman taking part in an extreme athletic event was infected with a form of flesh-eating bacteria that left her blind in one eye. KTVT's Andrea Lucia reports.