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Jared Kushner now has permanent security clearance
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:09:03 +0000
Kushner had been reportedly operating on an interim clearance for more than a year
"I got attacked": 911 calls detail response to fatal cougar attack
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:23:07 +0000
S.J. Brooks killed in cougar attack in Washington state while mountain biking with friend Isaac Sederbaum
This American city is the latest to mull a plastic straw ban
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:41:57 +0000
New bill, which also targets plastic coffee stirrers, comes as cities across the country are taking similar measures to cut down on plastic waste that often ends up polluting our waters
Dangerous batch of K2 blamed for "overdose after overdose"
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:28:32 +0000
Police in Brooklyn say a particularly dangerous batch of synthetic pot has sent more than 50 people to the hospital. Alice Gainer of CBS New York station WCBS reports.
Studies: Shuttering coal and oil power plants boosts fertility, babies' health
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:56:50 +0000
"We believe that these papers have important implications for understanding the potential ... health benefits of climate and energy policy shifts and provide some very good news on that front"
Trump claims FBI spied on his campaign but does not provide evidence
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:38:08 +0000
President Trump is repeating claims that the FBI spied on his campaign but has not provided evidence. He's dubbed the issue "Spygate." The Hill editor-in-chief Bob Cusack joins CBSN to explain.
Rookie K-9 sniffs out 60 pounds of meth, police say
Wed, 23 May 2018 16:49:31 +0000
California police say their rookie K-9 officer helped find 60 pounds of methamphetamine hidden inside a car
NFL to players: Stand for the anthem or stay off the field
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:29:43 +0000
Colin Kaepernick began kneeling during the national anthem in 2016 -- a quiet but powerful protest against police brutality and racial inequities in the justice system
Dad takes late son's girlfriend to her prom one month after boy dies
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:37:36 +0000
When her boyfriend was killed in a car accident, this devastated Pennsylvania teen decided to skip prom. But all that changed when her late boyfriend's father stepped in as her date.
Four sinkholes open up in one Florida community in just a day
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:37:44 +0000
Four dangerous sinkholes opened up in this Florida neighborhood in just one day, raising the question: What is causing them?