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Rain stops, but flooding continues in Louisiana

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 10:02pm
The flooding death toll rose to 11 in Louisiana on Tuesday. Search and rescue teams are still looking for stranded residents as floodwaters move downstream in Louisiana. Omar Villafranca reports.

Arson arrest in California wildfire

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 10:01pm
Law enforcement believes a 40-year-old California man is responsible for starting the Clayton fire and several smaller fires throughout the year. Meanwhile, the governor has declared a state of emergency for the burned out area. Mireya Villarreal has more.

Fast-growing SoCal fire traps firefighters

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 9:55pm
In less than four hours, a 5-acre fire became a 55-acre monster, trapping firefighters. The blaze shut down the main highway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas and sent people running from their homes. Carter Evans has more.

No one volunteered, so Boston will assign bodycams to police

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 9:47pm
Boston Police Commissioner William Evans acknowledged that bodycams have been a "hard sell" to his officers

Charges: 4-month-old dies after father repeatedly punches her

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 9:41pm
Cory Morris, 21, allegedly admitted punching his infant daughter 15 times and hitting her in the chest seven times

22 Push-Up Challenge hopes to save the lives of veterans

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 9:07pm
The latest viral Internet challenge aims to raise awareness and prevention for veteran suicide

Fast-moving flames destroy homes, businesses in Calif. community

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 8:51pm
More than 8,000 firefighters are battling seven large wildfires in California; suspect arrested for allegedly starting NorCal blaze

Six kids injured by electric shock on Conn. park ride

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 8:38pm
Even the operator felt the electric shock as he turned off the ride

State Department to provide Judicial Watch with newly uncovered Clinton emails

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 8:31pm
A month after FBI Director James Comey recommended not to prosecute Hillary Clinton for her use of a private server, new details -- and emails-- surface

Amid drought, feds pessimistic for Lake Mead's future

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 7:47pm
The Colorado River reservoir - which supplies water to communities from Nevada to Arizona - is severely affected by drought

What do Americans think about the Zika outbreak?

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 5:31pm
Americans weigh on on their level of personal concern and whether they think the government is doing enough to handle the outbreak

Florida man found biting victim's face

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 5:15pm
A man accused of killing a couple was found biting the flesh off one of the victim's face.

Alabama lynching memorial aims to confront ramifications of slavery

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 4:44pm
The Memorial to Peace and Justice in Montgomery would become the most comprehensive memorial for the thousands who were victims of "racial terror lynching"

Dialysis clinic sorry for accidentally locking 86-year-old woman inside

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 4:09pm
Maureen Perry, 86, was spotted inside a dialysis Methuen dialysis facility three hours after it closed, alone and needing help

Snowden: Alleged NSA hack could be warning from Moscow

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 3:59pm
Infamous NSA whistleblower ties the alleged exposure of NSA malware to claims Russia is interfering in the U.S. presidential election

At least 40K homes impacted by La. floods, gov. says

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 3:39pm
Death toll stands at eight, in what the FEMA chief called a "very large disaster," despite relative lack of national attention

Rio Roundup: Simone Biles settles for bronze, U.S. women's beach volleyball reaches semi-final

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 3:16pm
Simone Biles loses her balance on the balance beam, leaving her with a bronze medal; the U.S. women's beach volleyball team plays Brazil in the semi-finals on Tuesday; and Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps, and Simone Biles take a cover shoot together. CBS News' Dana Jacobson joins CBSN with a roundup of the Rio Olympics.

How does Google Duo compare to Skype and Facetime?

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 3:08pm
Google has released a new video conferencing app called "Google Duo". CNET's Brian Tong discusses its pros and cons.

Is this the new iPhone 7?

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 3:04pm
Apple is not changing much in the design of their upcoming iPhone 7, according to a video leak. CNET's Brian Tong discusses the new iPhone features.

New iPhone 7 features revealed

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 3:04pm
Apple is not changing much in the design of their upcoming iPhone 7, according to a video leak. CNET's Brian Tong discusses the new iPhone features.