Sports Betting And The Rise Of DraftKings

Sports Betting And The Rise Of DraftKings

Sports betting in the U.S. is booming. During the 2021 NFL season an estimated 45 million Americans are expected to wager at least $12 billion. Since a 2018 Supreme Court ruling, sports betting is now legal in more than 30…

Why The HIV Vaccine Is Closer Than Ever

Why The HIV Vaccine Is Closer Than Ever

Scientists are hopeful that the mRNA technology used in the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccines could be a turning point in HIV vaccine development. Watch the video above to learn why mRNA technology seems so promising, how this research is…

Alabama woman falsely accused of shoplifting awarded $2.1 in Walmart settlement

Alabama woman falsely accused of shoplifting awarded $2.1 in Walmart settlement

Michael George reports on a case revealing the retail giant’s pattern of false accusations followed by attempts to collect money from victims. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all…

Why Volkswagen Is Beating Tesla In Europe

Why Volkswagen Is Beating Tesla In Europe

In the U.S., Tesla dominates the conversation around electric vehicles, but in Europe, it’s a different story. Germany-based Volkswagen Group has risen from the ashes of its 2015 emissions scandal to become the EV market leader in Europe, where it…

How Major League Soccer Plans To Overtake Baseball

How Major League Soccer Plans To Overtake Baseball

Soccer in the U.S. has not always had the best track record. Its popularity wavers and interest is usually tied to significant events, such as the World Cup or the Olympics. Major League Soccer has spent over 25-years trying to…

Why Airport Security Is So Slow And How The TSA And Airlines Are Trying To Fix It

Why Airport Security Is So Slow And How The TSA And Airlines Are Trying To Fix It

There once was a time when getting through airport security was quick and easy. But after the attacks on 9/11, the TSA, or Transportation Security Administration, was created and security screenings became much more thorough. With millions of people passing…

Why Turkey Prices Are Rising

Why Turkey Prices Are Rising

With inflation at a 30-year high and turkey prices rising, Thanksgiving dinner in 2021 might end up being one of the priciest holiday meals on record. U.S. turkey farmers have been battered by a range of supply chain issues including…

Can The National Guard Fix The Labor Crisis?

Can The National Guard Fix The Labor Crisis?

The National Guard has recently been used in some states to help with labor and supply chain issues including everything from bus driver shortfalls to Covid testing and treatment. Some want the National Guard to do even more to help…

What impact will Biden's agenda have on inflation?

What impact will Biden’s agenda have on inflation?

Some economists say fears about the impact president Biden’s economic agenda could have on inflation are overblown. CBS News MoneyWatch reporter Aimee Picchi joins CBSN to discuss more. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored…

Are Airlines A Risky Investment?

Are Airlines A Risky Investment?

Passenger airlines are a crucial industry in the global economy, but the sector is also extremely volatile. Running a passenger airline is an asset-intensive industry with narrow profit margins. Despite the risks, the industry has experienced some periods of consistent…