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"Multiple weapons" were aimed at Gyrocopter pilot

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:53am
Lawmakers want to know why Doug Hughes was allowed to fly his small aircraft straight into the heart of the U.S. capital, over the heads of befuddled tourists, as security agencies watched on. Mark Albert reports from Washington.

"Multiple weapons" were aimed at gyrocopter pilot

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:01am
Far from flying into the heart of nation's capital undetected, Doug Hughes "should have been blown out of the air," lawmaker says

High-tech car thieves exploit security gaps

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 8:39am
Your key fob may be stored safely in your house, but your locked car could still be wide-open to tech-savvy crooks

​Michael Brown's family set to sue city of Ferguson

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:59am
Wrongful death suit long expected against St. Louis suburb after unarmed black teen was shot by white police officer

Pregnant Popeyes worker fired after armed robbery

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:18am
A pregnant Popeyes employee says she was fired after refusing to pay back the money stolen by an armed robber during her shift at the fried chicken franchise. KHOU-TV's Tiffany Craig reports.

Smoking ban in effect in New Orleans

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:56pm
A big change in the Big Easy: The city of New Orleans has administered a smoking ban in all public locations of the popular tourist city.

Topless in Venice -- Venice Beach, that is

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:44pm
The Venice Beach Neighborhood council has approved a recommendation to allow women to sunbathe topless on the beach. The Los Angeles City Council has to sign off on the measure.

Periscope made this woman a star

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:42pm
At any given time, thousands of people will tune into Amanda Oleandor's musings about life or just follow her day. The 25-year-old artist based out of Los Angeles is "the most loved" Periscoper in the app's history.

4/22: Protests grow after Baltimore man's death in police custody; Kentucky authorities make arrests in bourbon heists

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:32pm
Protests in Baltimore continued Wednesday over the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. At some point during his arrest Gray suffered a spinal injury. But police haven't said how it happened; and, nine people were arrested in connection to bourbon heists in Kentucky. The suspects are accused of swiping 18 barrels and almost 300 bottles.

Stadium sites approved in Los Angeles

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:32pm
The Carson City Council has approved building a shared stadium that might be shared by the Chargers or Raiders. There are also plans for another stadium in nearby Inglewood. KCBS Political reporter Dave Bryan has the details.

Housing prices soaring in San Francisco

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:28pm
The price of living in San Francisco is soaring, with rent up 14.8 percent to an average amount of more that $3,000 a month.

​Bourbon crime ring busted in Kentucky

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 10:22pm
Nine have been indicted in a heist involving hundreds of bottles of high-grade whiskey

Baltimore divided over suspect's death in police custody

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 9:49pm
Union defends officers involved in Freddie Gray's arrest as commissioner admits cops are partly "responsible for the pain in this community"

​Deputy who fired gun instead of taser was investigated in 2009

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 9:28pm
Internal investigation by Tulsa Sheriff's office found fellow officers had concerns about Robert Bates' training and behavior in the field

Report: More than 8 million taxpayers couldn’t reach the IRS by phone

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 9:12pm
A report from Republicans on the House Ways and Means Committee claims that more than 8 million taxpayers could not reach the IRS by phone. The IRS commissioner blamed the phone trouble on federal budget cuts.

Bourbon expert weighs in on liquor heist

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:52pm
Kentucky authorities have cracked a ring of bandits believed to be responsible for stealing tens of thousands of dollars worth of top-shelf bourbon. Fred Minnick, author of "Bourbon Curious," tells CBSN's Anne Marie Green how bourbon has become such a desired drink.

Woman misdiagnosed for 33 years

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:48pm
Jean Abbott suffered from debilitating symptoms and could barely move her arms and legs for more than 30 years. Doctors told her she had cerebral palsy, but later found out she was misdiagnosed. She suffers from a rare but treatable illness called dopa-responsive dystonia.

​102-year-old has amazing reaction to footage of her young self

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:22pm
Alice Barker was a Harlem Renaissance dancer in the 30s and 40s, but had never seen footage of herself dancing before

Barry Bonds conviction overturned by appeals court

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:21pm
Former San Francisco Giants star had been found guilty of obstructing grand jury investigation into steroids ring

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev gives camera middle finger

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:14pm
Prosecutors have released a video of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev giving the finger to a camera in a jail holding cell.