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Feds: No evidence that black man's hanging was homicide

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 6:10pm
Family members of Mississippi man Otis Byrd have said Byrd wouldn't have killed himself

Breathtaking views from One World Observatory

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 5:58pm
The newly opened One World Trade Center observatory is the crown jewel on America's tallest building

Investigators interview Kim Hallock hours after 1989 Florida shooting

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 5:08pm
The Brevard County Sheriff's Office interviewed Kim Hallock hours after she says she and ex-boyfriend Charles "Chip" Flynn were abducted from a local park and taken to a remote orange grove where Flynn was shot. Listen to excerpts of the 43-minute interview conducted on April 4, 1989.

Navy veteran dies after she falls from attraction at California fair

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:32pm
Sabrina Gordon fell 36 feet from the FreeDrop USA attraction at the San Bernardino County Fair

Photos of the week

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:15pm
The most compelling photos from the week's news, May 23-29, 2015

One World Trade Center observatory opens to public

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:12pm
Hundreds of people lined the streets to be among the first to pay a visit

Washington apple farmers take unusual action amid record crops

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:08pm
A record crop of apples, coupled with West Coast port slowdown, is taking a toll on apple growers

Can you hide from social media tracking?

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:00pm
Social media apps are tracking your location all the time. CNET's Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN with more on whether you can hide from it.

Week in Review: Texas flooding; FIFA scandal; U.S. women's soccer

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:54pm
Top Stories: Texas flooding; FIFA scandal; Bounce house takes flight; Queen opens Parliament; Shake Shack; Elizabeth Moss; U.S. women's soccer.

Protesters to hold Prophet Muhammad drawing contest outside Arizona mosque

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:24pm
Protesters are planning to hold a Prophet Muhammad drawing contest outside an Arizona mosque that was frequented by two gunmen who attacked a similar event in Garland, Texas. CBS News homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues has details of how police are preparing for the event.

Rescuers pluck police officer from Texas floodwaters

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:12pm
A police officer whose patrol car was stuck in floodwaters was rescued by crews in Sachse, Texas. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers and Elaine Quijano show us the rescue caught on tape.

Hooters waitress donates kidney to customer

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 2:07pm
Waitress Mariana Villarreal barely knows Don Thomas, a longtime regular who lost both of his kidneys to cancer

Baltimore's top prosecutor was once on "Judge Judy"

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:52pm
Before she was Baltimore's top prosecutor, Marilyn Mosby once appeared on an episode of "Judge Judy" in 2000. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers and Elaine Quijano have the details.

#CBSNBusiness: May 29, 2015

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:34pm
More car and truck models are identified in the Takata air bag recall, JPMorgan Chase is cutting jobs, and Walmart is the most-visited place in America. CBS News MoneyWatch's Jill Wagner joins CBSN with the day's business headlines.

Dramatic flood rescues in Texas, Oklahoma

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:33pm
Hovercraft helps Dallas woman out of submerged car; Oklahoma man swept off a bridge by floodwaters is rescued - then jailed

Assault suspect given choice: Jail or be pepper-sprayed by victim

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 12:39pm
20-year-old woman picks punishment offered by Cleveland-area judge who embraces principle of "an eye for an eye"

Spelling bee crowns two champions in historic finale

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 11:12am
For the second year in a row, America's best spellers are sharing a championship trophy. The Scripps National Spelling Bee ended last night in an unusual tie. Chip Reid reports from National Harbor, Maryland where the drama lasted well into the evening.

New facial recognition technology under scrutiny

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:54am
For the next three months, airport customs and border agents will test facial recognition that aims to identify foreigners who stay in the United States too long. Kris Van Cleave reports from Washington Dulles International Airport on how the new technology has some worried anonymity will be a thing of the past.

More rescues in Texas and Oklahoma as hundreds evacuate

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:36am
Record-breaking rain is bringing new danger to the southern Plains. Texas officials asked hundreds of people to evacuate their homes overnight due to new flash flooding. Forecasters say drenching downpours from Kansas to Texas may bring more flash floods through tomorrow night. Don Dahler reports.

Overnight flash flood emergency in Dallas

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:34am
Record-setting rain drenched the city overnight forcing dozens of rescues. One firefighter carried a young boy out of his apartment building. The water quickly rose as high as people's necks. The Weather Channel’s David Malakoff reports from the middle of the flooding.