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Chicago mayor offers new civilian oversight plan for police

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 10:23pm
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a new civillian oversight plan for the city's police department Wednesday. The plan is meant to restore trust in a department that has racked up thousands of abuse claims and paid out millions in settlement money for misconduct cases. Dean Reynolds has more.

Close call: Navy pilots recount avoiding crash off aircraft carrier

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 10:17pm
Quick thinking after an incident on an aircraft carrier saved the crew from hitting the water

Alaska police: All passengers killed in midair collision of two planes

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 10:04pm
Troopers did not say how many people were in the two aircraft, but the Alaska National Guard said earlier that there were a total of five on board the planes

Forecasting three major storms in Hawaii, Florida

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 10:01pm
Chief meteorologist Eric Fisher of CBS Boston station WBZ is tracking Tropical Storm Hermine, as well as two hurricanes nearing Hawaii.

New push to repair strained relations between Chicago PD and community

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 9:58pm
This year, Chicago has had more murders than New York and Los Angeles combined

Tropical Storm Hermine hits Florida's coast

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 9:55pm
Gusting winds were the first sign of Tropical Storm Hermine's approach to the west coast of Florida Wednesday. The storm is expected to make landfall Thursday, bringing as much as 15 inches of rain. Omar Villafranca reports.

Hillary Clinton dismisses Donald Trump's trip to Mexico

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 9:53pm
Hillary Clinton spoke to the American Legion Wednesday, condemning Donald Trump's approach to diplomacy. She criticized Trump for his last-minute trip to Mexico, and said building relationships takes lots of hard, slow work. Nancy Cordes reports.

Latinos respond to Trump's Mexico visit

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 9:51pm
In response to Donald Trump's visit to Mexico, immigration activists in Los Angeles organized a voter registration drive. At least 13 million Latinos are expected to vote in this year's election. Mireya Villarreal spoke to some of them.

Donald Trump meets with Mexico's president

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 9:50pm
Donald Trump arrived in Mexico Wednesday afternoon to meet with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto. After their meeting, Trump outlined his goals for the U.S.-Mexico relationship. Major Garrett reports.

High court: Recreational marijuana measure will be on Arizona ballot

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 8:31pm
Voter initiative legalizing recreational marijuana will be on the November ballot after the Arizona Supreme Court rejected a final legal challenge

Latino voters react to Donald Trump's Mexico visit: "A political circus"

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 8:15pm
“If he thinks because all of a sudden he is going there now, millions of Mexicans are going to love him ... He’s dead wrong”

Watch: Mass. man and son have close encounter with great white shark

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 7:26pm
An 8-year-old boy and his dad had a close encounter with a great white shark last weekend, and they caught it all on camera

Lawmaker's aide under fire over profanity-laced voicemail to pastor

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 7:08pm
Southern California pastor gets earful when he listens to phone message filled with profanity

Storm eyes Florida after gaining strength in Gulf of Mexico

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 6:00pm
National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Hermine has formed from system on track for Florida coast

Ford executive chairman on Ford GT and autonomous cars

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 4:29pm
Bill Ford reflects on the race car's victory in the prestigious Le Mans race in France – and the race to develop autonomous cars by 2021

Authorities make grim announcement about missing speed flyer

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 4:20pm
Harrison Fast, from Boulder, Colorado, was speed flying in Swiss alps in late March when group lost sight of him in bad weather

Hurricanes threaten to hit Hawaii with one-two punch

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 2:46pm
Hawaii residents prepare for what could be first hurricane to make landfall in Aloha State in years

Chris Brown arrested in bizarre standoff with LAPD

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 2:32pm
Singer Chris Brown is out of jail on $250,000 bail after being arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. Police swarmed his Los Angeles home Tuesday after a woman claimed Brown pulled a gun on her. It's the latest in a string of run-ins with the law. Kevin Frazier of our partners at "Entertainment Tonight" reports.

Judge who jailed domestic violence victim gets her punishment

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 1:34pm
Florida judge jailed abuse victim for not showing up to testify against her alleged abuser

Apple CEO fires back after EU tax ruling, and other MoneyWatch headlines

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 1:33pm
Apple chief Tim Cook says tech giant complies with all tax laws; JetBlue launches passenger flights to Cuba; and Google expands test of vehicle ride-sharing service. These headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch.