How I became a space telescope scientist - BBC News

How I became a space telescope scientist – BBC News

“The most exciting prospect of any telescope like this is… that we’ll learn things about the universe that will completely surprise us.” Amber Straughn is a Nasa astrophysicist working on the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). She’s part of a…

Remembering the life of Senator Bob Dole

Remembering the life of Senator Bob Dole

Senator Bob Dole has died at the age of 98. Dole was a World War II veteran and presidential nominee in addition to his long career in the Senate. Sean Sullivan, CBS News political contributor and White House reporter for…

U.S. COVID-19 rule for all international travelers takes effect Monday

U.S. COVID-19 rule for all international travelers takes effect Monday

CBS News national correspondent Mark Strassman reports on the spread of coronavirus in the U.S. and the new rule that all international travelers entering the country will need to test negative for COVID-19 within 24 hours of departure. Dr. Esther…

At least 14 dead after volcano erupts in Indonesia spewing hot ash - BBC News

At least 14 dead after volcano erupts in Indonesia spewing hot ash – BBC News

Rescuers in Indonesia are searching for survivors in villages buried by hot ash, after Mt Semeru on Java island erupted on Saturday. Fourteen people are known to have died and dozens were injured, emergency authorities said. One volunteer in the…

Bob Dole, World War II veteran, senator and presidential nominee, has died at 98

Bob Dole, World War II veteran, senator and presidential nominee, has died at 98

Bob Dole, the World War II veteran, longtime senator and GOP presidential nominee in 1996, has died, the Elizabeth Dole Foundation said Sunday. He was 98. Major Garrett talks Dole’s life and legacy. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming…

UK introduces new travel rules to combat Omicron Covid variant - BBC News

UK introduces new travel rules to combat Omicron Covid variant – BBC News

Travellers heading to the UK will now have to take a Covid test before their departure in an effort to limit spread of the virus, the government has said. Health Secretary Sajid Javid said the tightened requirements would come into…

Pope Francis condemns treatment of migrants in Europe - BBC News

Pope Francis condemns treatment of migrants in Europe – BBC News

The Pope has denounced “narrow self-interest and nationalism” over the way Europe treats migrants. Speaking on the Greek island of Lesbos, where he met dozens of migrants, Pope Francis said they were being used for political propaganda. He urged focus…

The Explosive Rise Of Dollar Stores

The Explosive Rise Of Dollar Stores

Supply chain issues, record job loss and high inflation means shoppers are looking for a good deal. That’s good news for discount dollar stores. The three biggest chains (Dollar General, Dollar Tree and Family Dollar) will make up almost half…

The acting alpacas that are retiring from public life - BBC News

The acting alpacas that are retiring from public life – BBC News

Ben and Jerry have starred in Star Wars, in gangster films and featured in fashion shoots but they’re retiring from the limelight. When they weren’t starring in Hollywood blockbusters, music videos and TV adverts, Ben and Jerry lived on Vauxhall…

Michigan school shooting suspect and his parents isolated at same jail, sheriff says

Michigan school shooting suspect and his parents isolated at same jail, sheriff says

James and Jennifer Crumbley were arrested in Detroit early Saturday morning and are now being held at the same jail as their son, who is the suspect in the Oxford High School shooting. The three are all separated from one…