WorldView: U.S. couple charged with trying to sell military secrets to a foreign government

WorldView: U.S. couple charged with trying to sell military secrets to a foreign government

A Maryland couple has been charged with allegedly trying to sell military secrets to a foreign government. They could face life in prison if found guilty. Also, a Brazilian Senate panel is set to recommend President Jair Bolsonaro be charged…

Officials work to rescue 17 hostages kidnapped in Haiti

Officials work to rescue 17 hostages kidnapped in Haiti

American officials and authorities in Haiti are working to rescue 17 kidnapped missionaries. CBS News correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports from Port-au-Prince on the latest news from Haiti. CBSN is CBS News��� 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage…

Many parents still unsure about COVID-19 vaccine for kids

Many parents still unsure about COVID-19 vaccine for kids

CBS News polling reveals many parents of young children aren’t sure whether they’ll get their kids vaccinated against COVID-19. Meanwhile, Merck has applied for FDA authorization for a pill that could help treat infected adults. Dr. Thomas Talbot, chief hospital…

Biden pushes businesses to mandate vaccinations for all employees

Biden pushes businesses to mandate vaccinations for all employees

President Biden delivered remarks from Chicago Thursday, calling on private businesses to require their workers be vaccinated against COVID-19. The push comes as Pfizer seeks emergency authorization of its vaccine for children ages 5 to 11. CBS News chief White…

200,000 children assaulted by French Catholic clergy over past 70 years says report - BBC News

200,000 children assaulted by French Catholic clergy over past 70 years says report – BBC News

A report into sexual abuse within the French Catholic Church has estimated that more than 200,000 children were assaulted by clergy over the past 70 years. The independent commission said the church had been guilty of negligence, cruel indifference and…

Dr. Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus response failures at CDC

Dr. Scott Gottlieb discusses coronavirus response failures at CDC

As the coronavirus pandemic gripped the U.S., former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb worked alongside key players to track the virus. He joins “CBSN AM” to discuss why he believes the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

CDC predicts COVID-19 deaths will likely decrease in coming weeks

CDC predicts COVID-19 deaths will likely decrease in coming weeks

The CDC is predicting deaths from COVID-19 will likely decrease in the coming weeks. It comes as Pfizer and BioNTech submits their data to the FDA on a pediatric COVID-19 vaccine. Dr. Adam Brown, an emergency physician and the COVID…

When will Pfizer's COVID vaccine be available for children?

When will Pfizer’s COVID vaccine be available for children?

The Wall Street Journal reports it may be November before the the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is authorized for children aged 5 though 11. Meanwhile, as states impose vaccine mandates for health care workers, some employees are resisting. Dr. Toni Gross,…

Pfizer submits COVID vaccine data for kids ages 5-11 to FDA

Pfizer submits COVID vaccine data for kids ages 5-11 to FDA

Pfizer and BioNTech announced they have submitted results to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration from their coronavirus vaccine trial on children aged 5 to 11. According to a statement, the results showed a “favorable safety profile.” Dr. William Schaffner,…

Facebook pauses development of Instagram Kids amid criticism

Facebook pauses development of Instagram Kids amid criticism

Facebook says it is pausing its development of Instagram Kids, but pushed back on reports about the harm social media may have on teens. CBSN tech reporter Dan Patterson joins Tanya Rivero with details. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital…