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Avalanche strikes between notoriously treacherous rugged area of collapsed ice, snow and base camp
A powerful earthquake struck near Katmandu, killing hundreds
About a hundred-thousand people marched through Los Angeles to mark the centennial of the Armenian genocide. It's believed 1.5 million Armenians died at the hands of the Ottoman Turks in 1915, but the Turkish government still refuses to concede it was genocide. Vinita Nair reports.
The death penalty trial into the Colorado movie theatre massacre is set to begin. Police say James Holmes opened fire in a crowded theatre near Denver, during a late night showing of a Batman movie. 12 people were killed, and 70 were injured. Barry Petersen reports on the details of the case.
Italian authorities are holding at least nine alleged terrorists. Prosecutors say the suspects were involved in a plot against the Vatican that they never carried out, after learning the police were on their trail. Allen Pizzey has more on the investigation.
The erupting volcano in southern Chile has forced thousands of people from their homes and could contaminate water for miles around. The first eruption was on Wednesday, followed by a second eruption, and the Chilean government is warning there could be more. Michelle Miller reports.
The death of an American-held hostage by al-Qaeda by a U.S. drone is prompting a major review on how drone strikes are carried out. It's also giving further urgency to overhauling how the government communicates with the families of U.S. hostages. President Obama apologized after American aid worker Warren Weinstein was killed. Mark Albert reports.
The White House said it operates drone strikes with "near certainty" that civilians won't be harmed. But, more questions are being raised after American aid worker Warren Weinstein was killed in a U.S. drone strike in a remote part of Pakistan. CBS News senior national security analyst Juan Zarate reports from Washington with more on the U.S. drone policy.
The quake was a magnitude 7.8, and is the worst to strike Nepal in more than 80 years. It toppled walls and knocked down buildings in the capital, Kathmandu. Charlie D’Agata reports from London on the latest developments.
Dozens die in worst temblor to hit poor South Asian nation in over 80 years
A new report says Saudi Arabian airstrikes against Houthi rebels have killed hundreds including 115 children
As the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War nears, dangerous remnants of the conflict remain. CBS News correspondent Barry Petersen went back to the country to follow a group whose mission is to find and safely destroy America’s undetonated bombs.
There are concerns Chile's Mount Calbuco could erupt for a third time. The previous eruptions have sent ash as far as 600 miles away. As Michelle Miller reports, scientists are studying the eruptions to see if they have any impact on global temperatures.
The Cabulco volcano in southern Chile has erupted twice in the last 24 hours after being dormant for decades. And there may be more action on the way. CBSN's Anne-Marie Green and David Begnaud discuss what geologists are monitoring.
A group of Swedish law enforcement officers were on their way to see a Broadway show when a brawl broke out on a subway train and they stepped in
"If anyone picks it up, it can set it off," says guide during search for American bombs leftover from the Vietnam war
Video of an undersea volcano erupting thousands of feet below the surface of the Pacific is giving scientists insight into how they behave.
9-ship Iranian convoy potentially delivering weapons to Yemeni rebels has reversed course, Pentagon says
In one incident, agency says, a bridge was hit twice by warplanes, killing 40 civilians, including seven children
Leaders also pledge ships, aircraft, equipment to save lives after hundreds die in Mediterranean