U.S. warns Russia could be preparing to invade Ukraine

U.S. warns Russia could be preparing to invade Ukraine

U.S. intelligence officials are warning that Russia could invade Ukraine as soon as January. President Biden is scheduled to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday. CBS News intelligence and national security reporter Olivia Gazis joins Elaine Quijano on…

Fears mount that Russia could be preparing to invade Ukraine

Fears mount that Russia could be preparing to invade Ukraine

Tensions between Russia and Ukraine could be reaching a boiling point as both sides have deployed troops to their shared border. Russian officials denied their deployment is for an invasion, saying it’s for military exercies. Nina Krushcheva, an international affairs…

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…

Covid cases surge in South Africa where Omicron variant emerged - BBC News

Covid cases surge in South Africa where Omicron variant emerged – BBC News

South Africa which recorded some of the earliest cases of Omicron is seeing a major increase in levels of the disease. In the past week the daily number of new Covid infections has risen rapidly, from less than 3,000 to…

German government says Covid vaccination may be made compulsory - BBC News

German government says Covid vaccination may be made compulsory – BBC News

Germany has announced major restrictions on anyone not vaccinated against Covid-19, banning them from all but essential shops in an attempt to fend off a fourth wave of the virus. The German Chancellor Angela Merkel said vaccines may become compulsory…

White House to announce new COVID-19 measures after first U.S. Omicron case reported

White House to announce new COVID-19 measures after first U.S. Omicron case reported

The Biden administration is set to announce new measures Thursday aimed at curbing COVID-19 after the first-known U.S. case of the Omicron variant was reported. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the individual who tested positive for the…

FDA’s advisory committee backs Merck’s Covid-19 antiviral pill

FDA’s advisory committee backs Merck’s Covid-19 antiviral pill

The U.S. may soon be implementing new testing requirements for travelers entering the U.S. amid growing concerns over the new COVID Omicron variant. This week a panel of FDA advisers voted to endorse Merck’s COVID-19 antiviral pill for high-risk individuals.…

Scientists fear new COVID strain discovered in South Africa is more contagious than the Delta var…

Scientists fear new COVID strain discovered in South Africa is more contagious than the Delta var…

A new strain of the coronavirus found in South Africa is alarming scientists around the world. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta and CBS News reporter and researcher Max Bayer explain why this new variant is so concerning. CBSN is…

Russian troop build-up: View from Ukraine front line - BBC News

Russian troop build-up: View from Ukraine front line – BBC News

Nato and the United States are worried about a build-up of Russian troops on its border with eastern Ukraine which has led to speculation over an invasion. BBC correspondent Abdujalil Abdurasulov has visited the Ukrainian front line. Please subscribe HERE…

Wisconsin witnesses recall how SUV mowed down parade-goers - BBC News

Wisconsin witnesses recall how SUV mowed down parade-goers – BBC News

Witnesses recount the moment a red SUV ploughed into a crowd at the Waukesha Christmas parade in Wisconsin. “I saw a red blur, then I just saw little girls flying through the air.” Five people died and over 40 were…