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The Supreme Court and the "dignity" of same-sex marriage

Sun, 06/28/2015 - 12:54pm
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy called it a matter of dignity when he wrote his majority opinion upholding the right to same-sex marriage. With Friday's Supreme Court Ruling, same-sex marriage has become a right in all 50 states - change that even gay activists believed unthinkable a decade ago

Report: Escaped convict was drunk when gunned down

Sun, 06/28/2015 - 11:48am
Officials are hoping the same desperate conditions that helped them catch Richard Matt will lead to his escapee partner David Sweat giving up

North Carolina sees sixth shark attack in two weeks

Sun, 06/28/2015 - 10:52am
Officials say 17-year-old was singled out among a group of swimmers and attacked; incident was also second day in a row of shark attacks

​Same-sex marriage: A matter of dignity

Sun, 06/28/2015 - 10:43am
The Supreme Court's ruling that marriage is constitutionally protected for both gay and straight couples provoked jubilation, anger, and promises of disobedience

​By luck or cunning, remaining escapee evades manhunt

Sun, 06/28/2015 - 10:06am
Rugged hills and dense woods provide cover for David Sweat, who broke out of Upstate N.Y. prison three weeks ago

Google's Street View climbs Yosemite's El Capitan

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 10:58pm
There are plenty of maps and apps that can guide you to Yosemite National Park. But what if you want to see the top of El Capitan? Carter Evans shows you can climb or just click.

Details released about Alaska plane crash victims

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 10:54pm
Nine people were killed when a sightseeing plane slammed into a cliff in a national forest near Ketchikan, Alaska. Eight of the victims were on a Holland America cruise. Jericka Duncan reports.

Supreme Court's marriage ruling puts Republicans in tricky position

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 10:49pm
The Supreme Court's landmark decision legalizing same-sex marriage put Republican presidential candidates in a politically tricky position. Julianna Goldman reports.

Conservatives feel betrayed by Supreme Court

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 10:48pm
The Supreme Court led by Chief Justice John Roberts has a majority of Republican appointees, but liberal rulings on Obamacare and same-sex marriage have left conservatives feeling betrayed. Jan Crawford discusses the court with Don Dahler.

Protester takes down Confederate flag at South Carolina Statehouse

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 10:38pm
A woman did what many have wanted to do: She climbed a flagpole and took down the Confederate flag that flies in front of the South Carolina Statehouse. Michelle Miller reports on this act of defiance.

Mayor: Charleston victim's death "will lead to change"

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 8:47pm
Cynthia Hurd "lived by the motto, 'Be kinder than necessary,'" Gov. Nikki Haley says; Tywanza Sanders and Susie Jackson also mourned

Woman takes down Confederate flag at South Carolina Statehouse

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 5:32pm
For a short time, the Confederate battle flag didn't fly on the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse after Bree Newsome climbed the flagpole and took it down. She was subsequently arrested. The flag can only be removed by a two-thirds vote in the legislature.

Woman removes Confederate flag in front of S.C. statehouse

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 4:11pm
Flag at the center of controversy following deadly Charleston shooting removed by woman who climbed flagpole

​Tattoos: Fine art for the masses

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 3:52pm
More and more Americans have turned their flesh into an artist's canvas, turning an old phenomenon into a multi-billion dollar industry

​Calendar: Week of June 29

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 3:25pm
"Sunday Morning" takes a look at some notable events of the week ahead

Almanac: Fort Knox

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 3:04pm
On June 28, 1935, federal officials disclosed a previously-secret plan to build an underground vault in Kentucky for the nation's gold reserves

Passage: The father of pink flamingos

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 2:44pm
Don Featherstone made his indelible mark on the American landscape with his plastic lawn ornaments

Chef Bryan Voltaggio on the mid-Atlantic food scene

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 2:26pm
The Maryland based chef says it’s a great time to be cooking in the D.C. area. He sat down with Grub Street’s senior editor Sierra Tishgart for “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to talk about social media, celebrity chefs, and his experience in the mid-Atlantic food scene.

​Authorities: Anti-vaccine doctor dead in apparent suicide

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 1:50pm
Police say Dr. Jeff Bradstreet died of self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest days after his Ga. office was raided by FDA agents

MoneyWatch: Acura recalls more than 100K SUVs; YouTube stars to get easier path to TV screens

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 1:44pm
Acura is recalling more than 100,000 SUVs because of a part that is prone to loosen or break, creating a hazard for other motorists. Also, YouTube stars will soon have an easier path to TV screens on Amazon Fire TV. Brian Webb reports on the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.