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Thousands in California evacuate as wildfire closes in

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 10:34am
Wildfires are closing in on several California neighborhoods, forcing thousands to evacuate. The "Sand Fire" in Santa Clarita Valley covers roughly 50 square miles and has destroyed 18 buildings since Friday. Mireya Villarreal reports.

​Mo Rocca tours Philadelphia, a city of firsts

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 9:38am
On the eve of the Democratic National Convention, a visit to a city that's in the history-making business

Relentless Calif. wildfires destroy homes, force thousands to flee

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 8:42am
The fire is only 10 percent contained, and temperatures could hit 100 degrees later

Mass shooting turns teen club party into "madhouse"

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 7:17am
At least 2 dead, as many as 16 hurt in shooting in Florida nightclub parking lot; victims range in age from 12 to 27

Multiple people shot in Florida nightclub: report

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 7:17am
No immediate word on casualties, suspects or circumstances behind gunfire said to have hit as many as 17 people in Fort Meyers

Hemingway wins annual Hemingway look-alike contest in Florida

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 2:17am
For the first time in its 36-year history, a Hemingway has won a competition seeking the man who most looks like literary giant Ernest Hemingway

7/24: Democratic convention begins with resignation of party chair; IOC stops short of banning all Russian athletes from Rio

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 1:52am
The day before the Democratic National Convention, chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has announced that she is stepping down at the end of the week; Russians will be competing at the Rio Olympics, despite a major doping scandal

4 dead after van collides with Dallas Cowboys bus in Arizona

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 1:33am
Dallas Cowboys spokesman says the bus had staff members on board; staff suffered "bumps and bruises"

Raging Calif. wildfire charging through terrain "like a freight train"

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:51am
Fire that has destroyed at least 18 homes in northern Los Angeles County gained ferocious new power two days after it broke out

Dangerous heat wave gripping parts of the U.S.

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:12am
Americans in 26 states are struggling with heat warnings and advisories as near triple-digit temperatures smother states from New York to California

Strong storms pummel Chicago

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 11:37pm
Line of severe storms, with strong winds and torrential rainfall, swept into Chicago on Sunday evening

Robert Gates: Next president can't be "pushed around" by Putin

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:56pm
Whoever wins in November will face a world of trouble on day one of the presidency. Margaret Brennan spoke with former Defense Secretary Robert Gates about one of the biggest challenges -- America's strained relations with Russia.

Philadelphia police: We're ready for DNC

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:50pm
With the convention in town, the population of Philadelphia is growing by at least 50,000. The city's police force of more than 6,000 officers says it is ready for anything. Jeff Pegues reports.

Trump aims to derail Clinton-Sanders alliance during DNC

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:49pm
Donald Trump's top priority this week is not to campaign for his ticket or his party -- but to drive a wedge between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Major Garrett reports.

Preview: Clinton-Kaine on preparing for the presidency

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:47pm
Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine, discuss their plan for approaching the White House with a positive agenda. They spoke with Scott Pelley for "60 Minutes."

Clinton campaign chair speaks out on DNC email leak

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:44pm
John Podesta, chairman of the Hillary Clinton campaign, says leaked emails ahead of the Democratic National Convention have "created a great controversy." He spoke with Scott Pelley about the resignation of party chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and how they will move forward to have a successful convention.

Cordes: DNC wants to show unity after Wasserman Schultz resignation

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:39pm
The DNC is beginning with a developing scandal -- and e-mails are at the center of it. It's forced the chairman of the Democratic National Committee to announce that she is stepping down at the end of the week. Nancy Cordes has more.

4 adults killed in Bastrop, Texas shooting identified

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:39pm
One unidentified 3-year-old boy was also killed in the shooting at a Texas apartment complex over the weekend

Trump sees small uptick in polling after RNC

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:24pm
After the Republican National Convention, CBS News tracking polls show Donald Trump got a small "bounce" of two points in some battleground states. Anthony Salvanto, CBS News' director of elections, explains where that support is coming from.

Explosive wildfires burning in the West

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 10:22pm
Large wildfires are burning in the West, including two fires in California. They're being fueled by triple-digit heat. This comes as a "heat dome" smothers much of the nation. Mireya Villarreal has more.

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