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WVU frat pledge drank 6 times legal limit of alcohol before death

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:00pm
Nolan Michael Burch was among 20 pledges who received a bottle of liquor at Kappa Sigma initiation in November

Mayweather and Pacquiao finally meet, exchange phone numbers at Heat game

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:25pm
Boxing stars meet at Heat game; Bout between the two would almost certainly be the richest ever in sport's history

"Friendship 9" being cleared decades after civil rights protest

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:18pm
Fifty-four years ago, nine activists from Rock Hill, South Carolina, went to jail for their roles in a civil rights protest. On Wednesday, the eight surviving activists of "Friendship 9" will leave the courthouse with clean records, in what will be just one more step in righting the wrongs of the past. Michelle Miller reports.

New England swamped by snow

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:03pm
Coastal Massachusetts was hit especially hard by the 2015 blizzard

Drones pose security, privacy challenges

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:12pm
The drone that crashed onto the White House South Lawn has raised questions about the threats posed by small flying drones. Chip Reid speaks to Drone Shield founder Brian Hearing who is trying to keep up with the looming threat from the air.

Forecast fail: NYC leaders on defense after city shutdown

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:54am
Dire predictions of two feet of snow in New York City turned out to be way off. Jim Axelrod reports on how meteorologists guessed so wrong.

Ex-Vanderbilt football players found guilty in gang rape

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:42am
A jury in Nashville convicted Cory Batey and Brandon Vandenburg, two former Vanderbilt University football players, in just three hours. The defense argued that the men were too drunk to know what they were doing and blamed college culture. Gayle King reports.

This Morning from CBS News, Jan. 28, 2015

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:42am
Jordan-ISIS deal imminent?; New England facing bitter cold post-blizzard; robots looking inside volcanoes

What really happened to pro golfer Robert Allenby in Hawaii?

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:40am
Allenby insists that he was drugged, kidnapped and beaten in Honolulu earlier in January, despite potential holes in his story. Vladimir Duthiers reports.

Weather Forecast: New storm system could hit parts of Northeast again

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:28am
Meteorologist Megan Glaros of Chicago station WBBM is tracking the latest forecast.

New England digs out after monster blizzard

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:25am
Millions of people in New England are digging out of one of the worst winter storms in history, with some towns receiveing up to three feet of snow. The blizzard is blamed for at least three deaths. Anna Werner reports from Boston.

Coastal towns paralyzed by icy floodwaters

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:24am
Flooding is a major problem for many coastal areas of Massachusetts, and the National Guard had to rescue some people from the dangerous conditions. More than 5,000 people remain without power. Kris Van Cleave reports from Marshfield, Massachusetts.

"Pop-up" dining company rebels against food industry

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:34am
Dinner Lab, a relative newcomer to the food industry, creates an appetite for culinary change with eateries nationwide

Drone detection technology offers first line of defense

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:07am
DroneShield makes system that could make up for shortcomings in FAA guidelines

Civil rights protesters to see justice 54 years later

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:32am
Nine civil rights activists dubbed the "Friendship 9" are preparing for a new day in court decades after their sit-in in South Carolina

Blizzard 2015: Bitter cold continues to bite

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:16am
Could hinder recovery in Massachusetts; snow as high as 3 feet buried some cities, and high winds, coastal flooding hit hard

NASA scientists send a robot into a volcano

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:04am
In order to learn how lava travels before spurting out in an eruption, researchers designed a small rolling robot that can go deep inside a volcano and send live images to the surface.

Blizzard 2015: New England bears brunt of storm while NYC spared

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:12am
Winds as fast as 70 mph whipped the shores of Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Maine, but the severity around New York was not as bad

Charles Townes, 99, inventor of laser, dies

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:30am
Townes shared the Nobel Prize in Physics for his development of the light amplification method, which gained use in several fields

Dramatic video: Three kids rescued from Fresno apartment fire

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:16am
Firefighters in Fresno, California saved the lives of three children after they were found unconscious and alone in an apartment that went up in flames. CBSN’s Ann-Marie Green reports.