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    Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting suspect in custody, 3 dead

    by CBS/AP on Nov 27, 18:10

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – An alleged gunman surrendered to police Friday, five hours after he opened fire at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs. Police Lt. Catherine Buckley said two civilians and one police officer were killed. The officer was from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs police department, which was among the local […]

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    Smoking ban targets U.S. public housing

    by CBS/AP on Nov 12, 16:24

    Smoking could soon be banned in the nation’s public housing. The Department of Housing and Urban Development proposed a rule Thursday to require the more than 3,100 public housing agencies across the country to make their properties smoke-free. “We have a responsibility to protect public housing residents from the harmful effects of secondhand smoke, especially the elderly and children who […]

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    Remains of 7 Pearl Harbor ‘unknowns’ identified

    by CBS/AP on Nov 10, 15:22

    The remains of seven crew members missing since the USS Oklahoma capsized in the 1941 Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor have been identified, the military said Monday. The names of the servicemen identified using dental records will be released after their families have been notified. In June, the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency began digging up […]

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    FAA to require registration of drones

    by CBS/AP on Oct 19, 17:04

    The federal government will require many drone aircraft to be registered, a move prompted by the growing number of reported close calls and incidents that pose safety risks, officials announced Monday. Pilot sightings of drones have doubled since last year, including sightings near manned aircraft and major sporting events, and interference with wildfire-fighting operations, the government […]

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    Deadly earthquake jolts Chile, 1 million evacuate

    by CBS/AP on Sep 17, 7:17

    Last Updated Sep 17, 2015 7:55 AM EDT ILLAPEL, Chile - Thousands of residents of this small city in northern Chile were sleeping outside Thursday after a powerful earthquake destroyed their homes, a tremor that also forced more than 1 million to evacuate and killed eight people in the quake-prone South American nation. Several coastal towns […]

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    Gunman in deadly on-air attack dies after manhunt

    by CBS/AP on Aug 26, 6:49

    Last Updated Aug 26, 2015 6:56 PM EDT MONETA, Va. – A TV reporter and cameraman were shot to death during a live television interview on CBS Roanoke affiliate WDBJ-TV Wednesday by a gunman who recorded himself carrying out the killings and posted the video on social media after fleeing the scene. Authorities identified the suspect as a […]

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    ISIS leader repeatedly raped American hostage, U.S. finds

    by CBS/AP on Aug 14, 16:03

      WASHINGTON – American hostage Kayla Mueller was repeatedly forced to have sex with Abu Bakr Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), U.S. intelligence officials told her family in June. “They told us that he married her, and we all understand what that means,” Carl Mueller, Kayla’s father, told The Associated Press on […]

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    Cuban embassy opening signals new era in U.S.-Cuba relations

    by CBS/AP on Jul 20, 8:17

    WASHINGTON – The Cuban flag has been hoisted at the country’s embassy in Washington. It’s a symbolic move signaling the start of a new post-Cold War era in U.S.-Cuba relations. Cuba’s foreign minister presided over the flag-raising ceremony Monday, hours after full diplomatic relations with the United States were restored at midnight. Earlier, without ceremony, the Cuban flag […]

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    James Holmes guilty in Colorado theater shooting

    by CBS/AP on Jul 16, 15:02

    A jury has convicted James Holmes on murder charges for killing 12 people when he opened fire at a Colorado movie theater in 2012. Jurors deliberated for a day and a half over whether Holmes was a cold, calculating killer or a man in the grips of a psychotic breakdown when he opened fire in a crowded movie […]

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    Iran nuclear deal is done

    by CBS/AP on Jul 14, 7:01

    Last Updated Jul 14, 2015 7:16 AM EDT VIENNA – After 18 days of intense negotiations, the U.S. and five other world powers have reached a deal to freeze Iran’s nuclear program for the next decade in exchange for gradual sanctions relief that rolls out as Iran complies with a multi-step process. The accord will keep […]

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    After 54 years, Confederate flag comes down in S.C.

    by CBS/AP on Jul 10, 8:05

    For the first time since the civil rights movement, theConfederate flag was removed entirely from the South Carolina Statehouse, in a swift ceremony Friday before thousands of people who cheered as the Civil War-era banner was lowered from a 30-foot flagpole. Many people believed the flag would fly indefinitely in this state, which was the first […]

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    Partial ice cave collapse in Washington turns deadly

    by CBS/AP on Jul 07, 7:14

    A partial ice cave collapse in northwest Washington state killed one person and injured four others Monday evening, a Snohomish County sheriff’s spokeswoman said. Shari Ireton said late Monday night that the person who was killed remained buried under the debris at the popular Big Four Ice Caves east of Granite Falls. All victims were […]

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    States, BP reach $18.7B settlement over oil spill

    by CBS/AP on Jul 02, 10:29

    Last Updated Jul 2, 2015 10:55 AM EDT NEW ORLEANS - Officials in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas announced an $18.7 billion settlement with BP on Thursday that resolves years of litigation over the deadly 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The April 20, 2010, rig blast killed 11 workers and sent millions of barrels […]

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    Obama to expand overtime pay for millions of workers

    by CBS/AP on Jun 30, 8:42

    President Obama, in an opinion piece appearing in the Huffington Post, announced that the White House is raising the threshold income level at which workers are exempt from overtime pay of time-and-a-half wages. The level is currently $23,360, according to the op-ed. Salaried workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week would become eligible for overtime pay under […]

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    Supreme Court upholds use of drug implicated in botched executions

    by CBS/AP on Jun 29, 7:33

    Last Updated Jun 29, 2015 10:37 AM EDT WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal injection executions Monday, as two dissenting justices said for the first time that they think it’s “highly likely” that the death penalty itself is unconstitutional. The justices voted 5-4 in a case from Oklahoma that the […]

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    Solar storm that hit Earth could bring northern lights as far south as Iowa

    by CBS/AP on Jun 23, 17:49

    Last Updated Jun 23, 2015 4:03 PM EDT A severe solar storm slammed Earth on Monday afternoon, increasing the chances of fluctuations in the power grid and GPS. It also pushes shimmering polar auroras to places where more people can possibly see them. Photographer Megan Sugden captured some spectacular photos of aurorae in northern Minnesota Monday night. […]

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    Suspect in deadly church rampage caught in N.C.

    by CBS/AP on Jun 18, 8:31

    Last Updated Jun 18, 2015 12:19 PM EDT Dylann Storm Roof, the suspect in a deadly rampage at a historic black church in South Carolina, has been arrested in North Carolina, sources tell CBS News. Greg Mullen, the police chief in Charleston, South Carolina, told reporters that Roof was arrested during a traffic stop in Shelby, […]

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    Amtrak passengers recall ‘nightmare’ wreck as probe begins

    by CBS/AP on May 13, 7:32

    Daylight on Wednesday revealed the destruction and devastation caused by an Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia that left at least six people dead and injured dozens more, several critically, as survivors recalled a terrifying wreck that plunged them into darkness and chaos. Some passengers had to scramble through the windows of toppled cars to escape. One of the seven […]

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    Criminal charges sought against cops in Freddie Gray death

    by CBS/AP on May 01, 7:32

    Baltimore’s top prosecutor announced criminal charges Friday against all six officers suspended after a man suffered a fatal spinal injury in police custody. The announcement came after nearly two weeks of growing anger over Freddie Gray’s death, and only hours after she received the results of a police investigation. State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby announced the stiffest […]

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    U.S. protests ‘unsafe’ intercept of reconnaissance plane by Russia

    by CBS/AP on Apr 13, 10:14

    The U.S. is protesting an intercept of a U.S. reconnaissance plane by a Russian fighter jet last week, calling it “unsafe and unprofessional” amid what it views as increasingly aggressive air operations by Moscow. Pentagon spokesman Mark Wright on Sunday said the U.S. was filing a complaint to Russia after the April 7 incident over […]