How I Went From The Mailroom To Making $100 Million Deals In Hollywood

How I Went From The Mailroom To Making $100 Million Deals In Hollywood

If Charles King’s life were a movie script, no studio would buy it. A young Black man packs up his belongings in a U-Haul, moves to Los Angeles sight unseen with nothing more than a list of names and the…

Paddle boarder's encounter with curious whales - BBC News

Paddle boarder’s encounter with curious whales – BBC News

This remarkable film shows a paddle boarder’s close encounter with two curious whales in Argentina. The drone footage was captured by photographer Maxi Jonas who spotted the Southern Right Whales playfully swimming beneath the board of Analia Giorgetti. She was…

The Paralympic medallist deemed 'too tall' for Olympic competition - BBC News

The Paralympic medallist deemed ‘too tall’ for Olympic competition – BBC News

US athlete Blake Leeper, a double amputee, is already a Paralympic silver medallist and world record holder – and now wants to compete in the Olympics. But after the rules were changed in 2018, the blades that Leeper had been…

President Biden visits hurricane-devastated Louisiana

President Biden visits hurricane-devastated Louisiana

Days after Hurricane Ida ripped through Louisiana, President Biden touched down in Air Force One to survey the widespread damage. CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal reports from New Orleans, and Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng joins CBSN’s Lana Zak…

White House warns of possible ransomware attacks over Labor Day weekend

White House warns of possible ransomware attacks over Labor Day weekend

The FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency are warning companies and organizations to watch out for potential ransomware attacks this Labor Day weekend. The U.S. has seen a number of high-profile attacks on holidays this year. CBS News…

Northeast recovering after remnants of Hurricane Ida left dozens dead

Northeast recovering after remnants of Hurricane Ida left dozens dead

The Northeast is recovering after the remnants of Hurricane Ida battered the region. Plus, top U.S. health officials ask the Biden administration to scale back their rollout of a COVID-19 booster shot. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang…

COVID hospitalization rates are increasing among unvaccinated teens

COVID hospitalization rates are increasing among unvaccinated teens

The CDC says unvaccinated teens are 10 times more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 compared with those who have been fully vaccinated. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, more than 200,000 coronavirus cases were confirmed in children last…

Firefly rocket explodes after launching from California base

Firefly rocket explodes after launching from California base

An Alpha rocket, the first-ever launched by aerospace company Firefly, experienced an “anomaly” a few minutes after takeoff and exploded over the Pacific Ocean on Thursday, CBS Los Angeles reports. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring…

Preview: “26th Street Garage: The FBI’s Untold Story of 9/11”

Preview: “26th Street Garage: The FBI’s Untold Story of 9/11”

FBI agents recall evacuating their New York headquarters near the World Trade Center. When the towers collapsed, agents turned their automotive garage into the Bureau’s new command center to investigate the deadliest terror attack on American soil in the documentary…

Afghans who worked alongside British spies left in Afghanistan - BBC Newsnight

Afghans who worked alongside British spies left in Afghanistan – BBC Newsnight

Newsnight can reveal several Afghans who risked their lives working alongside British intelligence have been left in Afghanistan – some having pleaded months ago for evacuation. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Whilst UK and US forces have managed to evacuate thousands…