It was all smiles from the Inspiration 4 as the exited the capsule late Saturday afternoon near the Kennedy Space Center. CBS News' Mark Strassman reports.
All Civilian SpaceX Crew Returns To EarthIt was all smiles from the Inspiration 4 as the exited the capsule late Saturday afternoon near the Kennedy Space Center. CBS News' Mark Strassman reports.
Having Been There For WTC Attack On 9/11, Carol Marin Emphasizes Need To Share HistoryCarol Marin didn't hesitate when the jets hit the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001. The renowned Chicago reporter was in New York that morning, and she jumped in cab, and then walked blocks to the cover the story. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Remembering 9/11: Firefighters Spent 4 Hours Inside Collapsed Twin Towers, Saved Woman's LifeOn Sept. 11, 2001, a group of firefighters somehow survived inside the collapsed World Trade Center Twin Towers for four hours, and managed to save a woman's life. CBS News' Michael George sat down with one of those firefighters to look back at the day that forever changed America.
Tenfold Increase In COVID-19 Cases Nationwide Compared With Earlier SummerBecause of the Delta variant, some COVID-19 hot spots are seeing record hospitalizations. CBS News’ Debra Alfarone reports.
Prolific Character Actor Ed Asner DiesWe knew him as “Lou Grant,” the crusty newsman who made us laugh for years, but actor Ed Asner’s career included many roles. CBS News’ Omar Villafranca reports.
New Orleans Without Power As Hurricane Ida Slams LouisianaHurricane Ida hit Louisiana as a Category 4 storm, one of the top five strongest ever in the U.S. CBS News’ Michael George reports from New Orleans’ French Quarter.
People Board Up, Evacuate In Louisiana As Hurricane Ida ApproachesTime is not on the side the people in New Orleans as the hurricane bears down. CBS News' Omar Villafranca reports.
Afghans Living In Chicago Scramble To Get Their Families Out Of AfghanistanIt is a fight against time – with President Joe Biden’s Tuesday, Aug. 31 deadline for U.S. troops to withdraw from Afghanistan being around the corner. Afghans who talked with CBS 2's Asal Rezaei said they are desperate to get their families out.
Tropical Storm Henri Makes Landfall In Rhode IslandThe storm brought heavy winds and pounding rains, affecting millions of people in its path. CBS News' Bradley Blackburn reports.
AP: COVID-19 Booster Shots To Be Recommended For All AmericansThe shots will reportedly be recommended eight months after people receive their second shot.
President Biden Says He Stands 'Squarely' Behind Decision To Withdraw U.S. Forces From AfghanistanThe president's statement came after thousands of Afghans, desperate to escape the country as the Taliban has taken over again, rushed to the tarmac in Kabul.
U.S. Officials Stunned At Speed At Which Afghanistan Fell To TalibanThe Pentagon said it will take over air traffic control at Kabul Airport to help thousands of American citizens and Afghans eligible for special immigrant visas. CBS News’ Elise Preston has more on the fast-moving developments.
Biden Administration Preparing For Fall Of Kabul, Afghanistan To TalibanWith the Taliban advancing in Afghanistan, the Kabul airport is the only way out for Afghan citizens desperate to leave – and the situation is getting worse, and fast. CBS News has learned the White House is preparing for the possibility that the Taliban will take over Kabul within days. CBS News’ Michael George reports.
Sen. Dick Durbin Demands Answers On What He Calls Former President Trump's 'Frightening Attempt' To Get DOJ To Overturn ElectionSenate Judiciary Committee Chairman Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) vowed Sunday that legislators will get to the bottom of what he called former President Donald Trump’s “frightening attempt” to get the Department of Justice to overturn Mr. Trump’s November election defeat.
Mt. Prospect Woman Among Those Who Died In Alaskan Plane CrashA suburban woman was among those who were killed when a small sightseeing plane crashed in Alaska on Thursday, with no survivors.
Bodycam Video Shows First Minutes Of Emergency Response In Florida Condo CollapseNewly-released body cam video shows the first minutes as police responded to the condo tower collapse in Surfside, Florida.
Big Cities Rebounding After Population Losses Earlier In PandemicSome of America’s largest cities saw some of the sharpest population losses during the worst of the pandemic last year, but it turns out they’re rebounding, and fast. CBS News’ Michael George reports.
More Than Half Of U.S. Counties Considered High-Transmission Areas For COVID-19New daily cases of COVID-19 are now higher than they were at this point last summer, but millions of Americans are still unvaccinated and unmasked. CBS News’ Elise Preston reports.
Members Of Congress Protest As Federal Eviction Ban Is Set To ExpireMillions of people behind on rent because of the pandemic may soon be evicted as a federal ban expires, and members of Congress are demanding action that likely won’t happen. CBS News’ Christina Ruffini reports.
Tensions High With Hearings Set To Begin For House Committee On Capitol InsurrectionHearings begin this week for the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection. As CBS News’ Christina Ruffini reports, partisan tensions are already red hot.
Dr. Anthony Fauci Frustrated By Summer COVID Surge In U.S.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says nearly 163 million people in the U.S. are vaccinated against the coronavirus – a total of 49 percent of Americans. But as CBS News’ Tom Hanson reports, millions who remain unvaccinated may soon feel the brunt of the pandemic’s latest surge.
Mask Requirements Return In Los Angeles County As Delta Variant Of COVID-19 SpreadsMasks are now required regardless of vaccination status in L.A. county as coronavirus cases are again rising in every state. CBS News' Lilia Luciano reports.
Some Mask Mandates Return In U.S. As COVID-19 Cases Rise In All 50 StatesThe number of American adults who are at least partially vaccinated against COVID-19 still has not reached President Joe Biden's July 4th target of 70 percent. CBS News' Natalie Brand reports.
Mask Mandate Returns In L.A. County Amid COVID Delta Variant SurgeLarge parts of California are returning to indoor mask rules and advisories with COVID-19 cases now on the rise in all 50 states. As CBS News’ Michael George reports, the increase is fueled largely by the highly-contagious Delta variant.