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Residents, motorists stranded by raging floods in Arizona

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:09pm
Flooding in the Phoenix area forced authorities to close interstate while elsewhere firefighters rescued multiple motorists

Ferguson leaders urge residents to stay home and "allow peace to settle in"

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 6:49pm
City leaders pledge several actions to reconnect with predominantly black community where unarmed teenager was fatally shot

15 miles of Ohio River closed due to oil spill

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 5:53pm
About 15 miles of the Midwestern waterway have been affected, shutting down shipping traffic and prompting a water quality alert

New York Islanders sold to ex-Capitals co-owner, London investor

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 5:51pm
Team has announced plans to move from Long Island to Brooklyn following this season

Deep national mistrust of police exposed in Ferguson

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 5:08pm
From Michael Brown to Henry Louis Gates to Rodney King, the checkered history of encounters between minorities and cops is a consistent part of modern American lore

California wildfires prompt thousands of evacuation orders

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 4:01pm
Blaze near Yosemite burning near propane business with 30,000 gallon tanks; wildfire in Kern County burning out of control

California "sailor jellies" wash up on shore

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:41pm
Millions of "sailor jellies" have been washing up on California beaches. Taylor Crow of the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium said she hasn’t seen them in seven years. KCBS's Jessica Danowski reports.

Smithsonian adds gay rights history to museum collection

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 1:37pm
Scripts from TV show "Will and Grace" and tennis racket from Renee Richards among historical objects documenting LGBT history

Climber dies from fall in Yosemite after proposing to girlfriend

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 1:21pm
Bay Area man fell while climbing without ropes shortly after his girlfriend accepted his marriage proposal

J.D. Salinger's New Hampshire house for sale

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 1:21pm
The Cornish, N.H. where the reclusive author lived from 1953 until the 1980s can be yours for $679,000

Johnny Manziel: Obscene gesture toward Redskins "lapse of judgment"

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:28pm
Browns quarterback raises his middle finger toward opponents' bench during 24-23 loss to the Washington Redskins

New owner Steve Ballmer amps up crowd at Clippers event

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:30am
The former head of Microsoft lived up to his reputation for high energy at a pep rally Monday night, getting fans excited for the new season

This Morning from CBS News: Aug.19, 2014

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:18am
Finger of blame pointed for the violence in the Ferguson, Missouri protests; Ferguson as a microcosm of suburbia; and high-tech ways to battle cyber-bullies

Bon Appetit's Top 10 Best New Restaurants in U.S.

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:05am
See the extreme lengths the magazine went to find the top spots

Cops: Agitators behind violence at Ferguson protests

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 6:41am
Capt. Ron Johnson describes violence

Crowds in Ferguson face off with police as National Guard assembles nearby

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:34am
Demonstrators began to face off with police on one of the town's main thoroughfares and two men were arrested for failing to disperse, although a curfew ordered by Gov. Jay Nixon had been lifted

Background of prosecutor in Ferguson case has some questioning probe's credibility

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:23pm
St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch's connections through family to law enforcement have some questioning his impartiality

​Key questions about the National Guard in Ferguson

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:16pm
Details about Gov. Jay Nixon's mobilization of the Missouri National Guard to help quell unrest in Ferguson

Border Patrol killings face renewed scrutiny

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:24pm
Former head of internal affairs for Customs and Border Protection says many deaths at the hands of border agents are "highly suspect"

Who's behind the violence in Ferguson?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:12pm
Demonstrators wish to continue their protests but when night falls, they say, a different element comes into town with no regard for others

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