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South Carolina judge overturns convictions for civil rights activists

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 4:51pm
A judge officially overturns the conviction of civil rights activists decades later. CBSN's Elaine Quijano has the details.

GoDaddy sacks Super Bowl puppy ad after backlash

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 4:11pm
Internet giant previews new Super Bowl ad starring young golden retriever but dog lovers were not amused

SC civil rights protesters have convictions erased

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 4:06pm
Fifty-four-years ago, the eight college students and one civil rights organizer were convicted of trespassing and protesting at McCrory variety store in Rock Hill, S.C.

Super Bowl media day full of dancing, deflecting

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:53pm
Media day allows the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots to meet reporters ahead of the big game, but the unconventional talk is not always about football. Jan Crawford reports from the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.

Parent: Students forced to drop pants after feces found in gym

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:11pm
North Texas school district investigating after elementary students were allegedly forced to expose their underwear for inspection

Friend disputes police account of teen's death

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:05pm
Friend of Jessica Hernandez says Denver police fired before she struck officer with vehicle

Buried cat, presumed dead, rises from the grave in Florida

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:59pm
Bart the cat appeared to be lifeless after it was hit by a car and his owner buried him in a shallow grave

"Blizzard babies" appear by the dozens in Connecticut

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:48pm
Numerous pregnant women in Connecticut would have probably preferred to wait until the driving wind and snow passed, but had no choice

Fugitive treasure hunter arrested in Florida after 2-year manhunt

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:35pm
Tommy Thompson was the first to retrieve some of the greatest lost treasure in American history - then he vanished after a legal battle

Woman in Fla. 'stand your ground' case released

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:21pm
Marissa Alexander on Tuesday was sentenced to the 1,095 days she has already served in jail after pleading guilty to three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for the 2010 shooting

WVU frat pledge drank 6 times legal limit of alcohol before death

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:00pm
Nolan Michael Burch was among 20 pledges who received a bottle of liquor at Kappa Sigma initiation in November

Mayweather and Pacquiao finally meet, exchange phone numbers at Heat game

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:25pm
Boxing stars meet at Heat game; Bout between the two would almost certainly be the richest ever in sport's history

"Friendship 9" being cleared decades after civil rights protest

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:18pm
Fifty-four years ago, nine activists from Rock Hill, South Carolina, went to jail for their roles in a civil rights protest. On Wednesday, the eight surviving activists of "Friendship 9" will leave the courthouse with clean records, in what will be just one more step in righting the wrongs of the past. Michelle Miller reports.

New England swamped by snow

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:03pm
Coastal Massachusetts was hit especially hard by the 2015 blizzard

Drones pose security, privacy challenges

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:12pm
The drone that crashed onto the White House South Lawn has raised questions about the threats posed by small flying drones. Chip Reid speaks to Drone Shield founder Brian Hearing who is trying to keep up with the looming threat from the air.

Forecast fail: NYC leaders on defense after city shutdown

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:54am
Dire predictions of two feet of snow in New York City turned out to be way off. Jim Axelrod reports on how meteorologists guessed so wrong.

Ex-Vanderbilt football players found guilty in gang rape

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:42am
A jury in Nashville convicted Cory Batey and Brandon Vandenburg, two former Vanderbilt University football players, in just three hours. The defense argued that the men were too drunk to know what they were doing and blamed college culture. Gayle King reports.

This Morning from CBS News, Jan. 28, 2015

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:42am
Jordan-ISIS deal imminent?; New England facing bitter cold post-blizzard; robots looking inside volcanoes

What really happened to pro golfer Robert Allenby in Hawaii?

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:40am
Allenby insists that he was drugged, kidnapped and beaten in Honolulu earlier in January, despite potential holes in his story. Vladimir Duthiers reports.

Weather Forecast: New storm system could hit parts of Northeast again

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:28am
Meteorologist Megan Glaros of Chicago station WBBM is tracking the latest forecast.

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