Police back at park after finding suspected human remains in Brian Laundrie search

Police back at park after finding suspected human remains in Brian Laundrie search

The attorney for Brian Laundrie’s family said the suspected human remains found Wednesday in Florida likely belong to Laundrie. Authorities have been searching for him in a nature reserve near his family’s home following his disappearance shortly after his fiancée…

Former Minneapolis officer Mohamed Noor sentenced to prison for manslaughter

Former Minneapolis officer Mohamed Noor sentenced to prison for manslaughter

A Minnesota judge sentenced former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor to nearly five years in prison Thursday for the 2017 fatal shooting of Justine Ruszczyk Damond. Noor was initially convicted of third-degree murder and manslaughter, but the Minnesota Supreme Court…

Netflix staff protest against 'transphobic' Dave Chappelle show - BBC News

Netflix staff protest against ‘transphobic’ Dave Chappelle show – BBC News

About 100 people have protested outside Netflix’s headquarters over the airing of a comedy special by Dave Chappelle, which they say was transphobic. Netflix staff and transgender activists staged the walkout outside the streaming giant’s Los Angeles offices. Demonstrators called…

Moscow announces one-week COVID-19 lockdown

Moscow announces one-week COVID-19 lockdown

CBS News reporter Mary Ilyushina reports from Moscow on the city’s one-week lockdown as COVID-19 cases surge in Russia. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in…

Gunman in Parkland school shooting pleads guilty

Gunman in Parkland school shooting pleads guilty

Nikolas Cruz, the gunman in the Parkland school shooting, has pleaded guilty to 34 counts of first-degree murder and attempted murder. Cruz faces life in prison or the death penalty. Tony Montalto, father of Gina Montalto who was killed in…

Suspected human remains found in search for Brian Laundrie

Suspected human remains found in search for Brian Laundrie

Officials say they found suspected human remains while searching for Brian Laundrie. The fiancé of Gabby Petito, who was found strangled to death, has been missing for more than a month. Michael Hudak from WINK Fort Meyers joined CBSN to…

Virologist who helped develop Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine on mixing doses

Virologist who helped develop Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine on mixing doses

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will review the Food and Drug Administrations’s decision to approve booster shots for the Moderna and Johnson and Johnson vaccines, which would allow more than 15 million Americans to get a booster shot.…

Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report - BBC News

Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report – BBC News

A huge leak of documents seen by BBC News shows how countries are trying to change a crucial scientific report on how to tackle climate change. The leak reveals some countries – including Saudi Arabia, Japan and Australia – are…

Democrats look to compromise on scaled-back spending plan

Democrats look to compromise on scaled-back spending plan

Democratic lawmakers are trying to compromise on a spending plan that they believe will be able to pass both the House and Senate. CBS News Chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes explains the growing concerns about the specifics of the…

Freetown Mayor appoints Africa’s first Chief Heat Officer to help raise awareness about extreme h…

Freetown Mayor appoints Africa’s first Chief Heat Officer to help raise awareness about extreme h…

The mayor of Freetown, Sierra Leone announced the appointment of Africa’s first Chief Heat Officer as part of an initiative to not only raise awareness of the health and economic impacts of extreme heat, but also to help find sustainable…