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On Thursday the Dow Jones Industrial Average had its best day in more than three years. For analysis on the growing U.S. economy CBSN's Jeff Glor talks with Yahoo! finance senior columnist Michael Santoli.
Movie fans and filmmakers are condemning Sony's decision to shelve "The Interview," starring James Franco and Seth Rogen, as "un-American." Sony decided to not release the film after hackers made threats to theaters and moviegoers. John Blackstone reports.
When America put signs up ridiculing communism in Cuba, the island's government fought back to block them from sight. Now, as Scott Pelley reports, the old propaganda battles seems to no longer matter.
A storied era in broadcast journalism has come to an end. Former CBS News correspondent Richard C. Hottelet died yesterday. He was 97.
Lower oil prices are buoying Louisiana's fishermen, but putting the squeeze on others. Manuel Bojorquez reports on the threat to jobs in the state's oil industry.
Russia's economy is in free-fall, but you wouldn't know it listening to President Vladimir Putin. As Charlie D'Agata reports from Moscow, Putin used his end of the year press conference Thursday to defend himself and attack the west.
The White House is now weighing its response to the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment. The federal investigation suggests that North Korea's digital fingerprints are on the computer breach. Bob Orr reports.
If Congress were to lift the trade embargo, businesses will be ready to take advantage of it. Vicente Arenas reports from Miami, where the tourism industry is especially eager to reap the benefits of a new relationship with Cuba.
Only Congress can lift the trade embargo it imposed in 1960, but some prominent members of Congress said Thursday they'll try to keep that from happening. Nancy Cordes reports.
CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley spoke with Cubans in Havana about the impact of America's new stance on their country. One Cuban told Pelley living for decades under the U.S. embargo makes it hard to imagine a different future.
A review concluded that the Secret Service is in dire need of a complete "top-to-bottom" overhaul of the agency. Earlier this year, the Secret Service experienced White House security snafus that led to the resignation of then-Secret Service Director Julia Pierson. CBS News' Senior White House correspondent Bill Plante joins CBSN with the details.
Certain jobs are being threatened by the steep drop in oil prices, while other industries are reaping the benefits
Nebraska and Oklahoma want Supreme Court to declare Colorado's pot law unconstitutional, saying drug is crossing into neighboring states
It's the second breach this year at a major firm handling national security background checks for workers at federal agencies
A federal injunction bars the enforcement of a move by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to stop about 20,000 undocumented immigrants from getting the licenses
"Serial," the wildly popular podcast averaging more than a million downloads an episode, has posted the finale to its first season.
Waukesha County Circuit Judge Michael Bohren's decision means 2 Wisconsin girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the fantasy character Slender Man are fit to stand trial
Tim Cook's donation towards the campaign is intended to encourage acceptance of the LGBT community in three southern states
After striking 12 people who were leaving a church, the vehicle kept going then hit another head-on, police say
Mark DeFriest, 54, "repeat escapist" from Florida prisons, set to be freed for real after 35 years behind bars