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In James Holmes trial, prosecutors face a unique challenge

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 12:42am
Prosecutors in the trial of James Holmes face a legal challenge unique to Colorado -- proving Holmes was not insane when he shot and killed 12 people in a movie theater. CBS News Legal analyst Rikki Klieman has more.

Jonny Lee Miller prepares for 50-mile ultra marathon

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 12:36am
Jonny Lee Miller, star of CBS' "Elementary" will be running 50 miles in what is called an 'ultra marathon.' He is doing it to help bring awareness to a rare disease that afflicts children called Sanfilippo Syndrome. Miller talked to CBSN about the cause.

Everest climber says avalanche was like a "meteorite"

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 12:28am
Mountaineer Paul Greenan was at base camp on Mt. Everest when he and his climbing team were engulfed by an avalanche triggered by the earthquake that struck Nepal. Greenan spoke with CBS News correspondent Seth Doane about the terrifying moments on the mountain.

California governor calls for water restrictions

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 12:22am
Facing lengthened drought, Gov. Jerry Brown recommended a hefty fine for residents and businesses caught wasting water

Texas Judge halts death row inmate's execution

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 12:11am
Just hours before he was scheduled to be put to death, Robert Pruett got a reprieve as his appeals are considered

4/28: Baltimore calms after night of violence; police presence increased; American veterans reflect on their return to Vietnam

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:10pm
Toya Graham, who was captured on video smacking her teen-age son for participating in a riot in Baltimore, says she was "shocked" to see her son in the crowd; 40 years ago this Thursday, America's war in Vietnam ended.

​Veterans go back to Vietnam in search of closure

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:24pm
40 years after the fall of Saigon, American veterans revisit a turbulent time in their own -- and America's -- past

Singer Joni Mitchell unable to care for herself, friend says

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:23pm
The "Big Yellow Taxi" singer was found unconscious in March and now cannot make medical decisions on her own, according to a court filing

Rift between police and community underlies Baltimore unrest

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 9:53pm
Poverty, unemployment and poor relations with police have caused mistrust and anger among the city's residents

Baltimore mom: "I don't want him to be a Freddie Gray"

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:24pm
Toya Graham, the mom who was seen angrily reprimanding her son for throwing rocks at the police, explains why she smacked her son in a video that went viral. Watch more of her interview on "CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley" Tuesday night and "CBS This Morning" on Wednesday for a live interview.

Former MLB star Kirk Gibson has Parkinson's

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:15pm
1988 World Series champ vows to meet health challenge with "determination and unwavering intensity"

Ben Carson responds to Baltimore riots

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:01pm
Retired neurosurgeon and possible 2016 GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson joins CBSN with his reactions to the ongoing protests in Baltimore.

Baltimore mom who smacked son during riots: "I don't want him to be a Freddie Gray"

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 7:58pm
Woman captured on viral video explains why she lashed out at her son in an exclusive interview with CBS News

Wife: Alabama sailor died trying to save others; 3rd body found

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 7:06pm
Kris Beall among three people confirmed killed after powerful storms capsized boats; three others still missing

After fiery riots, Baltimore begins to cool down

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 7:01pm
CBS News correspondent Chip Reid is on the ground in Baltimore, the day after violent protests broke out following the funeral of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. Gray died while in police custody.

Gut-wrenching survivor testimony in James Holmes trial

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 6:33pm
Defense says stories like the one about the pregnant woman whose husband got shot in the face are not necessary because he has all but admitted guilt

Orioles to host game without fans amid Baltimore unrest

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 6:22pm
Game against the White Sox will be played "without fan admittance in order to minimize safety concerns," the league says

Man who lost 650 pounds will be "different person" after surgery

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 6:22pm
54-year-old Paul Mason used to be one of the world's biggest men, tipping the scales at 980 pounds. Extreme weight loss left him with over 100 pounds of excess skin that gets in the way of walking or exercising. WBZ-TV's Julie Loncich reports on the operation he hopes will change his life.

Texas A&M Galveston professor fails entire class

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 5:58pm
Irwin Horwitz emailed students to say he's reached a breaking point, that they're all being given failing grades, and he won't teach anymore

Baltimore riots leave 20 police officers hurt, one person critical

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 5:55pm
City under curfew and all public schools are closed after riots sparked by funeral of man who died in police custody

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