President Joe Biden is urging more Americans to get their COVID vaccinations, particularly given concerns about the Delta variant of the virus. CBS News’ Michael George reports.
Ways To Go Before President Biden's Goal Of 70 Percent COVID VaccinationPresident Joe Biden is urging more Americans to get their COVID vaccinations, particularly given concerns about the Delta variant of the virus. CBS News’ Michael George reports.
Stephen Colbert Set To Host 'The Late Show' Live Again For First Time In Over A YearOn Monday night, Stephen Colbert returns to host “The Late Show” in front of an audience at the Ed Sullivan Theater for the first time in more than a year. CBS News’ Michael George reports on what viewers can expect.
President Biden Looks Ahead To Meeting With Vladimir PutinOne of the most anticipated meetings for President Joe Biden’s first overseas trip as president is a face-to-face meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in Geneva on Wednesday. CBS News’ Skyler Henry reports on the challenges in U.S.-Russia relations.
North Shore Man, Christian Kulas, Charged In Jan. 6 Capitol AttackA Kenilworth man was arrested Tuesday on charges connected to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Americans Enjoy Freedom With More Vaccination, But Questions Persist About Origins Of CoronavirusMany Americans are shedding their masks as the heat kicks in and COVID-19 vaccination numbers go up. But as CBS News’ Elise Preston reports, there are still questions about the origins of the virus.
Pandemic Not Over, But Memorial Day Weekend Marks OptimismWhile the pandemic is not over, there is lots of optimism this Memorial Day weekend about the summer season to come. CBS News’ Lilia Luciano reports.
National Guardsmen Talk About Defending U.S. Capitol After Jan. 6 InsurrectionFor the first time since the attack on the U.S. Capitol, the National Guard is no longer stationed outside for protection. CBS News’ Nikole Killion spoke to a pair of guardsmen who were there immediately after the insurrection.
Americans Are On The Move This Memorial Day WeekendCBS News’ Michael George reports travelers are hitting the roads and taking to the skies this Memorial Day weekend in numbers not seen since before the pandemic.
A Look At A Washington, D.C. Diner That Took Care Of Troops Guarding U.S. CapitolOn Sunday night, the mission for National Guard troops deployed to protect the U.S. Capitol following the Jan. 6 attack officially ends. CBS News’ Debra Alfarone has a look at a local institution that made sure the troops felt welcomed.
ViacomCBS HBCU Diversity In Journalism Scholarship VideoSupported by a $1-million endowment, the ViacomCBS HBCU Diversity in Journalism Scholarship, will cover yearly tuition costs for one or more graduates of HBCUs to enroll in one of USC Annenberg’s journalism master’s programs.
CDC Panel Recommends Giving Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine To 12- To 15-Year-OldsA panel of independent advisers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention voted on Wednesday to recommend Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents age 12 to 15.
FDA Authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine For 12- To 15-Year-OldsThis is the first vaccine available for that age group.
Congressional Republicans To Vote On Whether To Kick Rep. Liz Cheney Out Of LeadershipCongressional Republicans are set to vote on whether to oust Rep. Liz Cheney from her leadership position. As CBS News’ Christina Ruffini reports, the move has bigger implications.
2 Frontline Pandemic Nurses Celebrate Mother’s DayIt has been a tough year for health care workers, and now two nurses on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic are celebrating new life – and their first Mother’s Day. CBS News’ Danya Bacchus reports.
Illinois Republican U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger Dishes On Party Rifts, Leadership ChangesOn ‘Face the Nation’ Sunday morning, Kinzinger spoke to John Dickerson about the upcoming vote to oust Liz Cheney.
Some Areas Of U.S. With Lower Rates Of COVID-19 May Lift More RestrictionsAcross much of the U.S., there are drops in hospitalizations, new cases, and deaths from COVID-19 – and just over a third of the population is fully vaccinated. As CBS News’ Mola Lenghi reports, some U.S. Health experts say it is time to ease more restrictions.
2 People Killed In Shooting At Wisconsin Casino This WeekendA gunman killed two people at the Oneida Casino in Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin outside Green Bay, and seriously wounded a third before he was killed by police late Saturday, in what authorities said appeared to be a targeted attack.
President Biden Headed Back Out To Tout Infrastructure PlanInfrastructure has traditionally been one of the few remaining bipartisan issues in Congress, and there is some Republican support for portions of President Joe Biden’s plan. But as CBS News’ Christina Ruffini reports, the $2 trillion price tag is drawing strong opposition.
Some States Still Seeing Spike In COVID-19 Cases; Vaccination Rates FallingCOVID-19 cases are down nationally, but some states still are seeing spikes. Meanwhile, as CBS News’ Chris Martinez reports – vaccination rates are down due to falling demand.
Surge In India Propels Coronavirus Cases To Record Levels WorldwideDaily COVID-19 infections in India topped 400,000 on Saturday, even as America’s pandemic pain is easing. CBS News’ Dany Bacchus reports.
Multiple Injured In Shooting Near Wisconsin CasinoMultiple people were injured and a suspect is in custody Saturday night after a person opened fire near a casino in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Police Reform, Rebuilding America, Vaccination In Spotlight For President Biden's SpeechPolice reform and the plan to rebuild America were in the spotlight on Capitol Hill Wednesday night as President Joe Biden made his first joint address to Congress. Meanwhile, William Walker, the first Black House Sergeant-at-Arms, is from Chicago’s South Side.
President Biden To Address Congress To Mark First 100 Days In OfficeFor the first time in history, there will be two women behind the president in his speech, and the usually-packed chamber will be sparse and socially distant. But as CBS News’ Christina Ruffini reports, COVID protocols will not stop President Biden from trying to lay out his vision for America’s future.
Many Nationwide Have Failed To Get Second Dose Of COVID-19 VaccineNew numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show an increasing number of Americans are skipping their second COVID-19 vaccination shots.