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Petri Dishes with Alexandra Petri (Oct. 27)
Humor columnist Alexandra Petri takes your questions on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
Colder weather is making Florida's falling lizards hardier
During a cold snap in Florida in January, residents were warned to watch out for comatose lizards falling from trees. Scientists seized the opportunity to study the creatures and found they're more adaptable to extreme temperatures than they thought.
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Elderly man in wheelchair struck by car on Upper East Side
A driver plowed into a 94-year-old man in a wheelchair on the Upper East Side Tuesday afternoon, leaving the elderly victim in critical but stable condition, police said. The victim was crossing 5th Avenue west to east in a motorized wheelchair around 3 p.m. when the 32-year-old driver, who was heading south on 5th Avenue...
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Eyewitnesses say Nigerian forces opened fire on protesters in Lagos
Clashes between protesters and law enforcement agents in Lagos turned bloody on Tuesday, despite a state-wide curfew, with eyewitnesses telling CNN that multiple demonstrators have been shot by soldiers.
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Florida's falling lizards are getting used to cold winter temperatures
During a cold snap in Florida in January, residents were warned to watch out for comatose lizards falling from trees. Scientists seized the opportunity to study the creatures and found they're more adaptable to extreme temperatures than they thought.
US Navy jet crashes in California desert; pilot ejects safely
A US Navy fighter jet crashed in the California desert on Tuesday — but the pilot was able to eject safely beforehand, according to reports. The F/A-18E Super Hornet — which was carrying unspecified “munitions” — went down around 10:10 a.m., scattering debris about 200 yards south of Highway 14 near the Inyokern Airport, the...
More than 500K NYC residents unemployed as pandemic lingers
More than 500,000 New York City residents are still unemployed six months into the lingering coronavirus pandemic, a sobering new report released Tuesday revealed. The state Labor Department data showed that 14 percent of city residents — one in 7 — were unemployed in September. That’s 538,694 Big Apple residents. The jobless rate is ten...
GM expected to announce details of GMC Hummer EV
The zero-emissions "supertruck" is among 20 electric models the company plans to develop and sell globally by 2023.
U.K. "challenge" trials will infect healthy volunteers with COVID-19
As the world surpasses 40 million confirmed coronavirus cases, there is now a call for volunteers in the U.K. willing to be infected with the virus in the first-ever COVID-19 "challenge" trial. Elizabeth Palmer reports.
Juror says homicide charges were not presented in Breonna Taylor case
An anonymous juror in the Breonna Taylor case said prosecutors never gave the grand jury a chance to consider a murder charge.
Justice Department files antitrust lawsuit against Google
Google is vowing to fight the Justice Department in court after prosecutors accused the company of locking out competition with an illegal monopoly. Jeff Pegues has more on the case.
Rural hospitals become latest coronavirus hot spots
Rural states are now leading the country in per capita coronavirus hospitalizations. Adriana Diaz takes a closer look.
CDC "strongly recommends" wearing masks on public transportation
The Centers for Disease Control has issued new guidance in which it "strongly recommends" everyone to wear a mask when on public transportation, including in hubs like airports, train stations or in a ride-share. Kris Van Cleave reports.
Mindfulness expert leads Cooper through guided meditation
Mindfulness expert Jon Kabat-Zinn leads CNN's Anderson Cooper through a guided meditation. Watch "Full Circle" every Monday, Tuesday and Friday at 6pm E.T.
Are ‘The Bachelorette’, ‘The Bachelor’ scripted? A behind-the-scenes look
Here are some ways the "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" producers allegedly manipulate the contestants into getting the soundbites they want.
Google Up Against Laws That Thwarted Microsoft (and Others Since 1890)
The Justice Department’s antitrust case points to restrictive contracts, a focus that a professor said “is as old as the Sherman Act.”
Threatening emails sent to Florida voters linked to overseas servers
The emails warned Florida residents to "vote for Trump on Election Day or we will come after you."
Rural hospitals overwhelmed as COVID-19 cases soar nationwide
Coronavirus hospitalizations are rising in 37 states, and rural hospitals are feeling the brunt of the fall surge.
Crocs is having a huge sale on some of its most comfy footwear
Get Crocs on sale during this limited-time event, which features 40% off select styles—get the details.
Trump Confirms More Federal Judges in First Term than Any President in 40 Years
Trump has confirmed more federal judges in his first term than any recent U.S. president -- but those gains could be undone if Biden wins.
U.S. deaths are about 300,000 higher than expected since the coronavirus arrived
The U.S. has experienced about 300,000 'excess deaths' since the coronavirus came to America, and two-thirds of them can be attributed to COVID-19, the CDC says.
Gutfeld on the politics of late-night comedy
New research has found that 97% of all the jokes told about candidates last month by Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon were about President Trump.
University of Michigan students ordered to stay in place amid COVID-19 spike
The order will be in effect until Nov. 3 and students will be forced to stay in their residence halls unless they are going to class, eating at a dining hall or doing work that can't be done remotely.
VMI official to Northam: ‘Systemic racism does not exist here’
The state-supported military college denies that Black cadets face widespread racism and a hostile atmosphere.
Sidewalk side hustle helps New York seamstress survive coronavirus pandemic
A seamstress affected by the coronavirus pandemic is using a refashioned pushcart to help others and herself during these difficult times. Nikki Battiste shares her story.
5 Senate Democrats break ranks in vote on PPP small-business loans
Five Senate Democrats joined Republicans Tuesday in a vote on extending small-business Paycheck Protection Program loans without a broader COVID-19 stimulus deal. The defections bring Republicans in the Senate within striking distance of 60 votes needed to pass legislation, though House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) insists on a larger package. In a “show” vote called...
McConnell Warns Trump Administration Against Stimulus Deal, Says It Will Divide Republicans
The Senate Majority Leader reportedly told Republican colleagues about the warning during a private lunch on Tuesday,
Elliott Broidy Pleads Guilty in Foreign Lobbying Case
A former fund-raiser for President Trump admitted to a role in a covert campaign to influence the administration on behalf of Chinese and Malaysian interests.
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Supermarket Sweep’ On ABC, Where Leslie Jones Hosts An Update Of The ‘90s Grocery Shopping Game Show
Fans of the '90s and '00s versions of the grocery-shopping game show should be pretty happy with the 2020 version.
Photographer files lawsuit against owners, handlers of Texas Longhorns' mascot Sugar Bowl incident
A former photographer for the Austin American-Statesman is suing the owners and handlers of the beloved Texas Longhorns mascot for negligence after the animal charged at him before the 2019 Sugar Bowl causing “permanent injury,” the publication said Monday.
Cherry Blossom parade is called off for next year, organizers say
Festival is to go on, however, according to organizers.
NFL trade requests: David Njoku, John Ross want out
Two former first-round picks are reportedly looking for new homes. Tight end David Njoku has fizzled out in Cleveland since being drafted by the Browns in 2017. The 29th-overall pick was a consistent starter his first two seasons but has dealt with injuries the last two seasons. Now, he finds himself behind tight ends Harrison...
Supreme Court split in Pa. election case raises questions about how a Justice Barrett would rule
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Tuesday that the Senate would vote to confirm President Trump’s nominee on Monday, potentially giving her a week to participate in election-related cases before the final tally.
Trump held maskless rallies despite knowing of rising coronavirus cases
New documents released by Congress show the White House was well aware that coronavirus cases were rapidly rising again after Labor Day, but the president continued to hold large maskless rallies and downplayed the virus. Ben Tracy reports.
Fact check: Are poll workers putting notes on ballots? Yes, to enforce election laws
A poll worker's marks and notations do not cause ballots to be automatically rejected.
USPS did not analyze how changes would affect mail delivery, watchdog says
The inspector general for the US Postal Service issued a new report Tuesday criticizing USPS service reductions implemented under Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, charging they were put in place without proper consideration of the effect that the cuts would have.
'Dungeons & Democracy': British comic Nish Kumar skewers U.S. voting system
"Hello America" host Nish Kumar plays "a pointless complex quest" to show how the American voting system is like a bad game of Dungeons & Dragons.
Trump tied or trailing in battleground states he won in 2016
After a narrow victory in Pennsylvania in 2016, President Trump is now playing catch up to Joe Biden, trailing there and also down, or tied, in every major battleground state he won the first time around. Ed O'Keefe reports.
After cadets allege racism in news reports, state orders review of Virginia Military Institute's culture
The state's top leaders are ordering a review of what they say is the "clear and appalling culture of ongoing structural racism at the Virginia Military Institute," following news reports detailing allegations by Black students and alumni.
Seamstress stitches success with refashioned pushcart
At the start of the coronavirus pandemic, a young woman saw her career torn to shreds. A few months later, however, she has stitched together a path to success.
"CBS Evening News" headlines for Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell."
Opinion: Best (and worst) thing about Pacers new coach Nate Bjorkgren? Never heard of him.
Pacers choose relatively unknown Raptors assistant over a retread (Mike D'Antoni) and a big-timer (Chauncey Billups) to take franchise to next level.
Alexander Volkov: Curtis Bladyes loss was 'little step back,' but UFC 254 will mark start of title run
Alexander Volkov took a step in the wrong direction against Curtis Blaydes, but it hasn't derailed his championship aspirations.        Related StoriesJared Cannonier on what's at stake at UFC 254: 'Title fight is definitely coming for me next'After learning 'there's still good in the world,' Walt Harris eager to get back on track at UFC 254Stefan Struve understands what Tai Tuivasa is going through heading into UFC 254
Colorado takes the offensive against election misinformation
Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold announced a statewide initiative Tuesday to combat misinformation surrounding the 2020 general election.
Snap reports a $200M loss, but hits a 249M daily active users
On a per-share basis, the California-based company said it had a loss of 14 cents.
NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft makes historic touchdown on asteroid Bennu
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft made its historic touchdown on asteroid Bennu Tuesday, retrieving a sample from the space rock that will be returned to Earth.
Sources tell Fox News FBI has possession of purported Hunter Biden laptop
Republican senators drop coronavirus ad messaging in final weeks
Throughout the spring, summer and fall, vulnerable Senate Republicans and their allies ran TV ads touting their efforts to pass multi-trillion dollar bills addressing the coronavirus pandemic. In Georgia, a Republican super PAC praised "quick action" from Sen. David Perdue to direct funding to hospitals, while North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis ran ads about setting up the Paycheck Protection Program to save small businesses.