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"Full House" returns with Netflix spin-off

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 12:02am
"Full House" star John Stamos confirmed the rumors that the original cast of the 1990s sitcom will be reuniting for a spin-off called "Fuller House" on Netflix.

What broke the Internet: Cartoon yourself

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 12:02am
A little-known app took the Internet by storm Tuesday, quickly becoming one of the most popular programs on Apple's App Store. Myidol turns your selfies into animated cartoons.

Baltimore protests grow over death of man in police custody

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 11:44pm
Demonstrators took to the streets in a new city, again responding to the death of a black man who was being detained by police

Reds' manager Bryan Price curses out media

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 11:34pm
Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price has apologized for giving reporters an R-rated lecture Monday, but stands behind what he calls the "content between the profanity."

Why Jay-Z's music streaming venture might be failing

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 11:32pm
Tidal, Jay-Z's new streaming service, launched with high hopes in March -- but it's already run into big problems, Music writer Joe Levy joins CBSN's Jeff Glor to explain why the venture is crashing so quickly.

Red Sox DH David Ortiz suspended

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 11:28pm
Major League Baseball is suspending David Ortiz of Boston Red Sox for one game after he bumped an umpire during Monday's game.

4/21: Prosecutors urge Boston jurors to choose death for Tsarnaev; Will new genetic test for breast cancer be a gamechanger?

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 11:15pm
Prosecutors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial spent Tuesday trying to convince a jury to choose the death penalty as the punishment for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev; color Genomics has come up with a saliva kit that tests for two types of gene mutations linked to breast cancer and ovarian cancer.

Crazy and not-so-crazy fixes for California drought

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 10:06pm
Ending the water crisis will take tough conservation measures, expanded recycling, and maybe a few "Jetsons"-like tech solutions

Woman dies after taking toxic diet pills

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 9:38pm
Police in the U.K. are warning about buying diet pills online after the death of 21-year-old Eloise Aimee Parry. She died earlier this month, just hours after taking tablets that promised to help with weight loss.

​Texas cops rescue driver from burning SUV

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 9:28pm
Video from police car's dashboard camera shows officers pulling unconscious man to safety after fiery crash near Dallas

Blue Bell-linked listeria outbreak prompts questions, grief

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 9:28pm
Spread of listeria in four states has Blue Bell company officials scrambling to find answers, but for some it's too late

Nanny cam catches guest abusing family cat

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 8:37pm
A Utah man has been arrested after being caught on video abusing the cat of the family he was staying with. Jordan Lindquist, 19, faces a charge of felony animal cruelty.

​Indiana HIV outbreak worsens, takes toll on families

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 8:16pm
A father of one HIV positive addict says he plans to use son's savings to pay for his funeral

Big Easy bargoers take their final puffs as new law takes effect

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:45pm
The city, known for its laissez-faire culture, has instituted a ban on smoking in bars, gambling halls and other public places

Feds probe mysterious death of man in Baltimore police custody

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:26pm
Freddie Gray, who was handcuffed and placed in a transport van, died of what police described as a significant spinal injury

Maya Angelou gets a hip-hop remix

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:16pm
The late poet's work has been turned into music that aims to reach a younger generation

Utah man arrested after video of violent cat beating

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:12pm
Authorities say 19-year-old Jordan Lindquist of Saratoga Springs was taken into custody Friday on a felony animal cruelty charge

Police standoff underway at Ferguson home

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:11pm
Officers in tactical gear were called to a home where a shooting was reported in a residential area of the embattled St. Louis suburb

Gyrocopter pilot shares his message about democracy

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 6:40pm
Gyropcopter pilot Doug Hughes, who was arrested after landing his small plane on the West Lawn of the Capitol, says he wanted to send a message to lawmakers about what's wrong with Congress.

Facing manslaughter charge, Tulsa reserve deputy heading to Bahamas

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 6:24pm
Eric Harris' family says Robert Bates "will be relaxing and enjoying his wealth and privilege" while they are grieving loved one's death