Subscribe to CBS US News feed
old node id:201 From CBSNews.com
Updated: 29 min 52 sec ago

Eye Opener: D.C. Mansion murders suspect is arraigned

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:30am
All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds

MoneyWatch: Interest rates may rise; Americans weigh in on "buying American"

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:14am
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen indicated the Fed may start raising interest rates later this year. Also, a new national survey shows whether Americans would rather buy American goods than items produced overseas. Hena Daniels reports on the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.

Is a college degree worth taking on thousands in debt?

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:02am
The college class of 2015 holds a dubious distinction: Its graduates are the most indebted ever. The average graduate, with a student loan, owes just over $35,000. Jill Schlesinger reports on the value of a college degree in the current economy.

The perks of retiring in a college town

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 1:23am
As people enter retirement, some may want to look into retiring in a college town. As Don Dahler explains, colleges are creating partnerships with retirement communities that benefit both retirees and the colleges.

Senate passes White House-backed trade bill

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 1:12am
Legislation strengthens Obama administration's hand in global trade talks; now heads to unpredictable showdown in the House

Blind dog gets help from her "seeing eye dogs"

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 11:35pm
A 100-pound dog named Kiaya, who lost both of her eyes in the span of 15 months, is getting a little help from two volunteer "seeing-eye dogs" -- her "brothers."

Calif. firefighters injured in dramatic fall through roof

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:54pm
Four Los Angeles County firefighters were injured after falling through the roof of a burning casino. Cameras captured the dramatic moment as firefighters battled the flames. Danielle Nottingham reports.

Man uses sewing machine to mend struggling neighborhood

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:52pm
Michael Swaine has made it his mission to help one of San Francisco's struggling communities -- the Tenderloin district. As Steve Hartman reports, Swaine is using his sewing skills to help create change.

Rohingya people at center of migrant crisis

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:50pm
Members of a Muslim minority in Burma, known as the Rohingya people, have been fleeing the country by sea in large numbers. As Bill Whitaker explains, for many Rohingya, a dangerous journey by sea is their only way to escape persecution.

What's in the newly-released Hillary Clinton emails

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:46pm
The State Department released 296 emails sent to and from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. As Nancy Cordes explains, the emails paint a picture of confusion following the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya.

Texas braces for severe flooding

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:42pm
Rising rivers have forced hundreds from their homes in the Southern Plains and some areas are still expecting another half foot of rain. Vicente Arenas reports.

How Daron Wint was caught

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:36pm
After narrowly missing Daron Wint at his girlfriend's apartment in Brooklyn, New York, the manhunt for the killer finally came to an end in the D.C. area. Wyatt Andrews reports how authorities were able to track and catch Wint.

Police: D.C. murder suspect had help

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:30pm
Daron Wint was arrested Friday, accused of killing the Savopoulos family and their housekeeper in Washington, D.C. But investigators believe there were others involved in the murder. Jeff Pegues reports.

TLC pulls "19 Kids And Counting" after molestation confession

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 9:22pm
In the wake of a scandal involving Josh Duggar of "19 Kids and Counting," TLC has pulled all episodes of the show currently on air.

"Evil" parrot shows off loud laugh

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 9:04pm
CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers and Adam Yamaguchi try out their best evil laugh along with the cackling parrot. Since being posted on May 10th, the video of this parrot has reached over 1.5 million views.

Dog who lost both eyes gets her own "seeing-eye dogs"

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:21pm
The 10-year-old dog without eyes is never lost with two friends guiding her

California approves voluntary water cuts by farmers

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:21pm
By agreeing to cut water use by 25 percent, farmers avoid deeper, mandatory reductions during June to September growing season

Woman pleads guilty in NYC "8-ball" jacket attack

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:02pm
Danay Howard was accused of hitting subway rider Jorge Pena in the head with a stiletto shoe, because she did not like his jacket

Mending clothes - and lives - one stitch at a time

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:46pm
Equipped with a sewing machine, one man is out to mend a struggling San Francisco neighborhood

What your Facebook page says about you

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:42pm
Scientists have found that Facebook users tend to post updates that reflect their personality. Find out if you're a narcissist, have low self esteem, or are creative according to your social media page.

Pages