FILE – In this Feb. 1, 2012 file photo, Egyptian fans rush onto the field and clash in the stands following an Al-Ahly club soccer match against Al-Masry club at the soccer stadium in Port Said, Egypt. On Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, Egypt’s highest appeals court upheld the death sentences against 10 people convicted over […]
Vice President Mike Pence promised American allies Monday morning during a visit to Belgium that the U.S. will continue working closely with the European Union. Pence is holding a series of meetings with European and NATO allies this week as Defense Secretary James Mattis visits four key allies in Europe and the Middle East. Play […]
February 20, 2017, 7:32 AM| Former Team USA gymnasts are accusing a former team doctor, Lawrence Nassar, of sexual abuse. They say Nassar disguised the abuse as pain treatment, while Nassar’s attorney defends the treatment as legitimate. Last year Nassar was charged with child pornography and criminal sexual conduct in different cases. Jamie Dantzscher, Jessica […]
CHARLOTTE — UNC-Charlotte quarterback Kevin Olsen, brother of Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen, has been arrested on rape charges. The Charlotte Observer reports the 22-year-old Olsen was booked into the Charlotte Mecklenburg Jail late Sunday afternoon on multiple charges, including second-degree forcible rape, cyberstalking and assault on a female. Charlotte coach Brad Lambert says he’s […]
February 20, 2017, 7:54 AM| A SpaceX cargo ship Dragon is on its way to the International Space Station after a historic launch in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Crowds cheered as the company’s Falcon 9 rocket blasted off Sunday from the Kennedy Space Center, then safely returned without its payload. The SpaceX launch comes as NASA […]
WASHINGTON — Top House Republicans say their outline for replacing President Barack Obama’s health care law is a pathway to greater flexibility and lower costs for consumers. Democrats see a road to ruin for millions who’d face lost coverage and higher medical expenses, particularly the poor. The plan “ensures more choices, lower costs and greater […]
WASHINGTON — The Senate Intelligence Committee has sent formal requests to more than a dozen organizations, agencies and individuals, asking them to preserve all materials related to the committee’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and related issues, according to a congressional aide. The committee chairman, Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., and its vice […]
February 20, 2017, 7:12 AM| CBS News senior national security contributor and former CIA deputy director Michael Morell joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss President Trump’s search for a national security adviser one month into his term, and mixed messages the U.S. is sending on foreign policy.
February 20, 2017, 7:04 AM| Potentially dangerous rains are hitting California. Three people were killed in storms in Southern California last week. Another powerful weather system is bringing rain, wind and snow to Northern California. John Blackstone reports from Morgan Hill where a major reservoir is overflowing.
February 20, 2017, 7:24 AM| Newly-revealed security video from Malaysia apparently shows the moment when the half-brother of North Korea’s dictator was assassinated. The video from Kuala Lumpur’s airport shows an attacker wiping Kim Jong Nam’s face. He died a short time later. Adriana Diaz reports.