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FDA mulls approval of "female Viagra"

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 10:04pm
The makers of flibanserin -- a drug that increases women's sex drive -- are pushing for FDA approval. But as Dr. Jon LaPook explains, scientists still have concerns about whether the drug's benefits outweigh its risks.

Pentagon reveals more errant live anthrax shipments

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 9:57pm
The Pentagon said a military lab shipped live anthrax to 51 labs located in 17 states, the District of Columbia, and three foreign countries. CBS News correspondent David Martin reports.

Terror suspects were plotting attacks, say Boston officials

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 9:48pm
Hours after terror suspect Usaama Rahim was killed by Boston officers on Tuesday, authorities arrested David Wright. Investigators believe Wright and Rahim had been plotting to attack law enforcement. CBS News correspondent Jeff Pegues reports.

How a terror plot was foiled before it could be hatched

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 9:28pm
Law enforcement officials described how a homegrown terror plot in Boston was dismantled and resulted in the death of a suspect

Court docs cast new suspicion in D.C. mansion murders

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 8:44pm
Search warrants detail alleged lies told by a former assistant to a wealthy businessman who was murdered along with his wife, son and family housekeeper

Ex-FIFA exec says committee members accepted bribes

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 8:43pm
In a 2013 hearing, Chuck Blazer, who had served on the governing body's board, said he and others took payment for votes for the 1998 and 2010 World Cups

2 killed in Texas highway bus crash

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 8:14pm
The accident involved a passenger bus that transports people between Mexico and several cities in Texas

Inmates hurt in fight at Los Angeles jail

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 8:09pm
As many as 10 inmates stabbed during disturbance at Men's Central Jail, according to Los Angeles Fire Department

Preview: Charlie Rose takes down enemy targets in F-35 simulator

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:38pm
Air Force Maj. Joshua Arki gives Rose a first-hand look at the capabilities of the U.S. military's most advanced and most expensive plane. Watch the full piece, including an interview with Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh, tomorrow on "CBS This Morning."

Colorado boy, 10, dies after alerting family to fire

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:19pm
The boy is being credited with with alerting his mother to the fire, which started when the family of six was sleeping in their Leadville home

1,200 birds rescued from Wis. cockfighting ring

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:17pm
Investigators say they found roosters, hens and chicks -- some without food or water -- and devices designed to inflict maximum injury in battle

Olympian Amy Van Dyken: "I'm training for my life right now"

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:05pm
Former Olympic swimmer shares progress in her recovery nearly a year after suffering a severe spinal injury

Police officer cleared in shooting of Milwaukee man

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:02pm
The result of an internal affairs investigation enables the 12-year-veteran to return to his job

Subway shove of transgender woman eyed as hate crime

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:51pm
Transgender woman was shoved onto New York City subway tracks during morning commute

Woman accused of setting dog on fire to go free

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:44pm
Missouri woman who allegedly burned dog so bad, he had to be euthanized - has had all charges against her dropped

Pentagon says number of live anthrax shipments may continue to rise

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:42pm
Pentagon officials admitted it may have accidentally shipped more samples of live anthrax than currently known. CBSN's Elaine Quijano and Kristine Johnson covered the press conference.

County sheriffs conclude investigation into Tamir Rice shooting in Cleveland

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:20pm
The Cuyahoga Country Sherrif's office did not recommend charges against two police officers who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice after completing its investigation into the shooting. CBSN's Kristine Johnson and Elaine Quijano disucss where this is headed in the courts.

Deadly collision between bus, tractor-trailer on highway

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:17pm
Charter bus taking Italian tourists to Niagara Falls collides with tractor-trailer in eastern Pennsylvania

Police shooting of Tamir Rice now in prosecutors' hands

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:12pm
Case of 12-year-old boy shot dead by Cleveland policeman to go to grand jury

Sandusky accuser wants new charges filed

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 5:49pm
An appeal was filed to force state prosecutors to file charges against the former coach on sexual abuse allegations