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Tennessee teen suspended for saying "bless you" in public school

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:47pm
A common courtesy with religious implications, student Kendra Turner's saying "bless you" to a classmate who sneezed landed her in an in-school suspension. The newly enrolled senior at Dyer County High School, who admits to breaking a classroom rule by using a religious saying, believes the rule violated her First Amendment rights. WBBJ's Dan Lampariello reports.

"Miraculous day": American Ebola patients discharged from Atlanta hospital

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:12pm
Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, who were infected with deadly virus, recover after being in hospital's isolation unit for nearly 3 weeks

Bank of America to pay nearly $17 billion in settlement

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:57pm
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder called the Justice Department's settlement with Bank of America a "historic step forward" in protecting the American public from financial fraud. The deal is the largest government settlement stemming from the 2008 financial meltdown.

What Michael Brown's autopsy can (and can't) tell us

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:15pm
Three separate autopsies provide clues but cannot answer some of the most crucial questions about police shooting

This Morning from CBS News: Aug. 21, 2014

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:42am
American doctor who got Ebola in Liberia has recovered in Atlanta; Americans grade president's handling of Ferguson tensions; and beware hidden checking account fees

Ferguson tries to return to normal after chaos

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:07am
While the protests continue, those unaffiliated with the demonstrations are trying to go on with their lives

"A very good night" for Ferguson, Missouri

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 7:42am
Follows visit by Attorney General Eric Holder; grand jury starts hearing testimony on fatal police shooting of black teen Michael Brown

Police officer suspended after pointing rifle at Ferguson demonstrators

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:33pm
The police officer was caught on tape pointing semi-automatic rifle at protesters while making threat

Mo'ne Davis is in a league of her own

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:11pm
The Little League sensation has become the most talked-about player in baseball

What kind of risk does ISIS pose to the U.S.?

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:08pm
Extremist group's recruitment of Americans and Europeans could present long-term threat to the homeland

Ice bucket challenge: More than just "hashtag activism"?

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:54pm
The viral campaign to raise money and awareness for ALS research has sparked a debate over its ultimate impact

Colo. Marine killed on trip to surprise brother

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:20pm
20-year-old was killed in car crash as he traveled home to surprise younger; he wanted to take boy to school on first day of second grade

Ferguson residents say town mischaracterized

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:17pm
Townspeople in the Missouri suburb that has become a hotbed of tension say their home is a place where most people get along

ISIS releases video of U.S. journalist's execution

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:43pm
A video posted online shows Islamic militants executing American journalist James Foley in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq. The U.S. intelligence community has reviewed the video and says it is authentic. Craig Boswell reports.

Tony Stewart skipping a third race after driver's death

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:34pm
NASCAR champion has been in seclusion since his car struck and killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. during sprint car race

Grand jury set to hear evidence amid unrest in Ferguson

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:23pm
A grand jury was expected to convene in Clayton, Mo. Wednesday to begin hearing evidence to determine whether Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the shooting death of Michael Brown. About two dozen protesters held signs urging prosecutor Bob McCulloch – who has deep family connections to police - to step aside. CBS News' Susan McGinnis reports.

Navy kicks out 34 for nuke cheating

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 8:03pm
10 others are under criminal investigation as Navy reveals scandal involved more personnel and went on much longer than previously believed

Picture of Ferguson officer in Michael Brown shooting emerges

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 7:45pm
Darren Wilson, 28, a six-year police veteran, has been in hiding since the shooting of Michael Brown

Holder arrives in Ferguson as protesters demand new prosecutor

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:28pm
Attorney general tells college students "change is coming" ahead of briefings from officials investigating death of Michael Brown

Supreme Court puts hold on same-sex marriage in Virginia

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:25pm
Court grants request from county clerk in northern Virginia to block same-sex marriages across state while issue is being appealed