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Panel says fatal LAPD shooting of homeless man was justified

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 12:08am
Charly "Africa" Keunang was shot six times, including twice in the chest, on Los Angeles' notorious Skid Row in March

San Diego settles sexual harassment lawsuit against ex-mayor

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:52pm
Executive assistant said Bob Filner repeatedly tried to hug and kiss her, locked her in a kitchen and proposed sex on a conference table

Storm system threatens much of Middle America

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 10:01pm
More than 13 million people face possible winter storms; elsewhere Tuesday, unusually warm weather created conditions for thunderstorms and tornadoes

Will Zika virus outbreak take hold in the U.S.?

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 9:40pm
Dr. Thomas Frieden, who runs the Center for Disease Control, spoke with CBS News on growing number of cases in U.S.

Calif. officer stabbed multiple times in San Francisco

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 9:17pm
A California Highway Patrol officer was stabbed in the neck and arm Tuesday, but is expected to survive

NFL tackles alarming increase in concussions

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 8:34pm
Concussions in the NFL have increased from 115 during the 2014 season to 182 in 2015 -- a 58 percent increase

Breakthrough on bedbugs shows genetic diversity

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 8:17pm
The study, which followed bedbugs through the New York City subway system, could improve insecticides

Police: Mother, 2-year-old child found fatally shot

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 8:06pm
Maryland police tweeted Tuesday afternoon that the victims in the double homicide are Neshante Davis, 26, and her 2-year-old daughter Chloe Davis-Green

Alyce Dixon, oldest female veteran, dies at 108

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 7:48pm
The Boston native joined the military in 1943, and was among one of the first African-American women in the Army

Preliminary cause of death for Va. girl released

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 7:08pm
Victim Nicole Lovell battled health problems before her murder; her mother said the girl "touched many people throughout her short life" before breaking down in tears

Die-hard fan builds Broncos-themed igloo

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 7:04pm
Colorado woman said it took her 23 days to build a 7-foot-tall orange and blue igloo to celebrate her favorite NFL team

Goat farmer in Colorado knits Broncos sweaters for her 150 kids

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 6:31pm
While this goat farmer hasn't always been a football fan, the Broncos have won her over; and her kids are reaping the benefits

Former DA says Bill Cosby shielded from prosecution

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 6:23pm
The former Pennsylvania district attorney who declined to charge Bill Cosby, says an agreement the actor signed a decade ago means he can't be prosecuted

"United States of Jihad" author on the threat at home

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 5:19pm
Banning Muslims from entering U.S. won't do much when 4 of 5 of those arrested for jihadist crimes here are citizens or residents already, Peter Bergen says

FBI creates Facebook page to help find Robert Levinson

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:39pm
Site is in Farsi and solicits tips on the whereabouts of the former FBI agent and CIA worker who disappeared in Iran nine years ago

Generals say women should have to register for draft

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:37pm
Now that combat jobs are open to women, top generals say they will not lower standards to bring women into the more grueling jobs

Plane goes down in ocean off Florida beach

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:18pm
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials say two people were on board the plane at the time it went down

5-year-old boy battling cancer proposes to favorite nurse

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:01pm
California boy overhears that nurse really wants to get married; decides to step up to the plate

Cops: Pair wanted in crime spree last seen in Ga.

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:27pm
Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Nicole Harper, wanted for a string of armed robberies and kidnappings, may have been seen in Perry, Georgia

FBI joins Flint poisoned water investigation

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 2:53pm
Broader federal involvement suggests investigation is increasingly focused on criminal conduct and not just civil or environmental crimes