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Nuclear waste drums stable after fear of chemical reactions

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 12:35am
Federal officials monitoring the drums at Los Alamos National Laboratory said the drums are more stable

Dr. Oz fires back at doctors

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 12:32am
Dr. Oz, the popular doctor and TV host, has fired back at a group of doctors who wrote a letter demanding his resignation.

A look at Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoons

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 12:11am
Adam Zyglis, the political cartonist for The Buffalo News, won another Pullitzer Prize for his memborable cartoons. Here are a few of his best.

Tebow Time! Philadelphia restaurant makes a Tim Tebow pretzel

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 12:10am
To celebrate Tim Tebow's recruitment to the Philadelphia Eagles roster, a restaurant made a pretzel of the quarterback performing his signature pose. CBS Sports writer Will Brinson joins CBSN to discuss how Tebow will fit and which NFL team will be the one to watch this season.

4/20: Baltimore police provide few answers in death of Freddie Gray; Boston Marathon bombing amputee makes improbable journey

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:36pm
Freddie Gray suffered a fatal spinal injury after his arrest in Baltimore a week ago. Video captured the arrest involving six officers who have since been suspended pending an investigation; and, Rebekah Gregory lost her leg in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. On Monday, she participated in this year's marathon, running the last three miles and calling it "the hardest thing I've ever done."

"Tebowing" pretzel hits Philly as fans wait for real thing

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:47pm
While Tim Tebow makes arrangements to join the Philadelphia Eagles, a popular pretzel maker created something in anticipation

Bird flu confirmed at Iowa farm; 5.3M chickens to be destroyed

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:39pm
Highly infectious and deadly virus confirmed; experts say it's too early to predict impact on egg prices

Ohio officer praised for not shooting charging murder suspect

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 9:46pm
A New Richmond police officer said he held back, despite a man charging him and saying repeatedly "shoot me"

120-pound woman scarfs down three 72-oz. steaks

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 9:16pm
Competitive eater Molly Schuyler, ate a table full of food in under 30 minutes

​After losing her leg, a Boston Marathon runner regains her life

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:48pm
Rebekah Gregory, a victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, ran the last three miles of Monday's marathon

Pulitzers awarded to South Carolina paper, New York Times

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:46pm
The Post and Courier won the Pulitzer Prize for its domestic violence series, while the Times and the Wall Street Journal won investigative journalism awards

U.S. deploying carrier to Yemen in response to Iran

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:46pm
A U.S. aircraft carrier is headed to Yemen amid reports that a convoy of Iranian ships may be carrying weapons to rebels fighting in Yemen.

Spine nearly severed in police custody, but few explanations

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:29pm
An arrest report mentions potential knife-related charges, but there's little known publicly about how 25-year-old sustained such serious injuries in police custody

​DEA informant who served for 27 years may face deportation

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:10pm
"All I can tell you is I'm appalled, he deserves to live life ever after in the United States," says a retired DEA agent

Desisa, Rotich win the 2015 Boston Marathon

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:00pm
Men's champ Desisa, who won Boston Marathon year of the bombing, clocked in at 2:09:17; Rotich took lead mere yards from finish line, finishes in 2:24:55

Missing Mother found stabbed to death

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:59pm
Police have identified an Illinois mother who was found wrapped in plastic and stuffed in a storage bin. Officials say her baby was stolen but has since been found alive. "48 Hours" Crimesider reporter Michelle Sigona has the latest details.

2015 Pulitzers for photography

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:57pm
Daniel Berehulak's intense images of Ebola in West Africa won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography; the Pulitzer for Breaking News Photography was awarded to the staff of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for the Michael Brown story

Soldier surprises son by photobombing school picture

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:27pm
One soldier found a cleaver way to surprise his son after returning home. He photobombed his school portrait, and the reaction is priceless.

Iran charges jailed U.S. reporter with espionage

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 6:26pm
A Washington Post reporter jailed by Iran, has now been charged with four counts by the country, including one count of espionage.

Sperm bank sued over donor's profile, mental history

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 5:33pm
Sperm donor who fathered at least 3 dozen children wasn't the healthy, high-IQ catch he claimed to be, mothers allege

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