Endowments rise for historically black colleges and universities amid social justice era

Endowments rise for historically black colleges and universities amid social justice era

Concerns about social injustice and racial inequity are driving a new generation of donations to historically black colleges and universities. Virginia State University President Makola Abdullah joins CBSN to discuss. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring…

Sabina Nessa’s sister pays emotional tribute at vigil to murdered teacher - BBC News

Sabina Nessa’s sister pays emotional tribute at vigil to murdered teacher – BBC News

The sister of Sabina Nessa has paid tribute to the 28-year-old, who was killed a week ago on the way to a pub in London. Jabina Yasmin Islam said it felt like she was “stuck in a bad dream”. Hundreds…

What makes someone more likely to lose money to financial fraud?

What makes someone more likely to lose money to financial fraud?

New research shows that individuals are more likely to lose money to financial fraud if they believe the world is organized in a way that rewards good people. CBS News’ Anthony Pura reports from Los Angeles. CBSN is CBS News’…

FBI: Murder rate climbed 29% in 2020 despite COVID-19 lockdowns

FBI: Murder rate climbed 29% in 2020 despite COVID-19 lockdowns

In an exclusive interview with CBS News, the FBI is confirming preliminary statistics in its annual crime report for 2020 showing homicides climbed 29% despite widespread lockdowns. CBS News homeland security and justice reporter Nicole Sganga spoke with the assistant…

Strictly star on dancing when you can't hear - BBC News

Strictly star on dancing when you can’t hear – BBC News

The new series of Strictly Come Dancing is starting and for the first time, one of the stars in the show is profoundly deaf. Eastenders actor Rose Ayling-Ellis is paired with professional dancer Giovanni Pernice. The duo took time out…

LIVE: Jen Psaki and Alejandro Mayorkas speak to reporters amid Haitian migrant situation | CBSN

LIVE: Jen Psaki and Alejandro Mayorkas speak to reporters amid Haitian migrant situation | CBSN

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki and Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas are speaking to reporters at 2:30 p.m. ET on Friday. The pair is expected to field questions about the situation on the Texas border involving Haitian migrants.…

Bridger Aerospace CEO on technology helping fight California wildfires

Bridger Aerospace CEO on technology helping fight California wildfires

Bridger Aerospace CEO Tim Sheehy joins CBSN to discuss the current state of California wildfires and the technology being used to help contain the dangerous fires.

Migrants freezing to death on Belarus-Poland border - BBC News

Migrants freezing to death on Belarus-Poland border – BBC News

At least four people are known to have died trying to cross the Belarus-Poland border in temperatures well below freezing. This group are stranded in a forest and are forced to sleep outside in sub-zero temperatures. EU members Poland, Latvia…

QAnon conspiracy theories and antisemitic messages spreading, Anti-Defamation League reports

QAnon conspiracy theories and antisemitic messages spreading, Anti-Defamation League reports

A new report from the Anti-Defamation League says QAnon conspiracy theories and antisemitic content are spreading on the instant messaging platform Telegram with very little moderation. CBSN tech reporter Dan Patterson joins “CBSN AM” with the latest.  CBSN is CBS…

Infectious disease specialist on COVID-19, CDC decision on Pfizer booster shots

Infectious disease specialist on COVID-19, CDC decision on Pfizer booster shots

The CDC director overruled agency advisers to expand the number of people who are eligible for Pfizer’s booster shots. At-risk workers are now included under the new guidelines, as well as people over 65 and those with underlying medical conditions.…