Ranking the most rewarding NY teams to come out of nowhere
The best part about the Islanders season, which ended in a heartbeat and a heartbreak Thursday, is that it was hard — impossible, even — to find even one member of the rank-and-file fan base who was anything other than utterly smitten by the team. These are always the most fun seasons, after all —...
Spirit Airlines flight attendant, passenger argue over neck gaiter as a face covering
A Spirit Airlines flight attendant and a passenger argued over whether a gaiter was a sufficient face covering in a video that has been posted on social media.
LeBron James 'pissed' over finishing second for MVP -- again
LeBron James expressed his unhappiness with finishing in second place in the NBA MVP voting for the fourth time in his illustrious career.
US sends armored vehicles to Syria amid fears of ISIS resurgence
On Friday, six Bradley Fighting Vehicles — courtesy of the Army — rolled into northeast Syria and the Navy's USS Nimitz aircraft carrier with two guided-missile cruisers steamed into the region.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Once Criticized Kavanaugh Hearings, Wanted Bipartisan Support for Nominees
"I wish I could wave a magic wand and have it go back to the way it was," Ginsburg said in 2018.
A Tip Sheet to the Senate Fight Over Ginsburg’s Seat
The future of the Supreme Court rests on the personal and political calculations of these Senate Republicans. Follow updates here.
Discussing Ruth Bader Ginsburg's replacement doesn't 'dishonor' her, Brit Hume says
Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume defended the idea that people could discuss Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's replacement, especially given her reported dying wish.
The Daily 202: Nine implications of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death – for 2020 and beyond
Trump will probably pick a woman, and John Roberts will no longer be the deciding vote.
Southern California shook up by magnitude 4.6 earthquake
Southern California spent Saturday bracing for aftershocks from a magnitude 4.6 earthquake that rattled the region the night before. The US Geological Survey recorded the earthquake at around 11:40 p.m., about two miles outside of South El Monte, near Los Angeles, ABC News reported. The agency estimated the tremor was about 11 miles deep. No...
Andrew McCarthy: Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death means Trump should pivot to this surprising strategy
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lived an extraordinary American life.
Ovince Saint Preux feels home at 205, but not ruling out a return to heavyweight
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Supreme Court justices remember Ruth Bader Ginsburg as 'a superb judge' who 'inspired us all'
Ginsburg's colleagues on the high court recalled her as as "a jurist of historic stature" "who gave her best and exacted the best from each of us."
Trump Says Republicans Have “Obligation” to Fill Supreme Court Vacancy
The president is expected to unveil his nominee to fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat within the next few days.
Former Ginsburg clerk Gillian Metzger on the legacy of her former boss
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is being remembered for her legacy as a champion for equal rights and progressive values after her death. Gillian Metzger, a professor at Columbia Law School and former clerk of Ginsburg's, joined CBSN to break down her legacy.
Jared Walsh could be your unexpected fantasy baseball savior
If there is one thing we’ve learned in 2020, it is that we should expect the unexpected. We never expected our living rooms would double as our offices, yet here we are. We never expected a 19-ounce can of Lysol disinfectant spray to cost $15, yet here we are. We never expected to get sick...
Trump: We have obligation to nominate Supreme Court justice "without delay"
President Trump and his fellow republican leaders are moving forward with plans to nominate a Supreme Court justice to fill the seat left vacant after the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Sean Sullivan, a CBSN political contributor and national political reporter for The Washington Post, spoke to Lana Zak about the tight timeline for the coming fight.
Mexican archaeologists identify the first Mayan slave ship to have ever been discovered
Archaeologists in Mexico have confirmed that a shipwreck discovered off the coast of the Yucatan peninsula once carried captured Mayans who were sold into slavery.
ActBlue Raises Nearly $31 Million Following Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Death
Left-wing ActBlue raised a record amount of money from Friday evening until Saturday morning following the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Two-time Cy Young Award winner Justin Verlander to undergo Tommy John surgery, will miss 2021 season
Astros pitcher Justin Verlander said Saturday he will undergo Tommy John surgery; the two-time Cy Young winner will likely miss all of 2021 season.
Florida State coach Mike Norvell to miss Miami (Fla.) game after testing positive for COVID-19
Florida State coach Mike Norvell will miss his team's game next week against Miami (Fla.) after he tested positive for COVID-19.
The Republican race to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg - States of America
The GOP held up hearings for President Obama's Supreme Court nominee in 2016. But it's a different story for President Trump's nominee in 2020.
Pilot Harry to fly Meghan Markle, Archie around in private helicopters
Prince Harry has joined an exclusive helicopter club near his new home in Santa Barbara, Calif.
Supreme Court fight highlights US Senate race in Arizona
The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has put a spotlight on the divisions in the US Senate -- in particular the unique circumstances surrounding the competitive race for a seat in Arizona.
There Isn’t Much Reason to Believe a Supreme Court Opening Will Help the Trump Campaign
All the voters who want the president to fill another seat on the bench were already going to vote to reelect him.
European countries impose new COVID-19 restrictions after surge in cases
Britain is considering another national lockdown to stop a surge in coronavirus cases and a handful of other European countries have imposed new restrictions to tamp down spikes in their biggest cities. The UK has nearly double the confirmed cases — 6,000 a day — and hospital rates are soaring in London, Reuters reported. Britain...
White women are allegedly bullying Guggenheim staffers of color to join their cause
The group, A Better Guggenheim, claims it is holding the museum "accountable for systemic racism and a toxic work environment."
The biggest roadblock in Daniel Jones’ Giants development
By his second NFL season, Eli Manning was winning games. Now in his second season, Daniel Jones is going to find it exceedingly difficult to follow that lead. It is not that Manning was so much further along in his development in Year 2 than Jones is right now. Manning had the makings of capable...
NASA keeps astronaut selection for bold new missions shrouded in mystery
While the newest class of NASA astronauts is presented with opportunities like never before, how they are chosen from a competitive pool of 18,000 applicants remains shrouded in secrecy.
Let’s Talk About Whether RBG Should Have Retired
The decision looks a lot different in hindsight.
Unlike 2016, polling this year suggests Democrats more motivated by Supreme Court than Republicans
The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has the ability to upend the 2020 presidential election. But while most analysis suggests President Donald Trump was helped by the opportunity to appoint a new justice in the 2016 election, polling this time around suggests something different may be in the offing.
Justin Verlander needs Tommy John surgery in Astros blow
Justin Verlander’s injury comeback has been cut short — in serious fashion. The Astros ace needs Tommy John surgery, he revealed Saturday in an Instagram video. The 37-year-old pitched only in the Astros’ season opener this year, but was working his way back from a forearm strain in hopes of pitching in the postseason until...
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This pressure washer can help you tackle tough cleaning jobs—and it's on sale
A new electric pressure washer from Sun Joe can be yours for 25% off today thanks to this deal at Woot—get the details.       
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Queens man charged with metal-pipe attack on elderly gas station worker
A Queens man bashed an elderly Long Island gas station worker with a metal pipe after the clerk asked him to keep his distance, police said. Hiram Vega, 41, of Flushing, was arrested Friday by Nassau County Police and charged with first degree assault in the April 3 attack at a Freeport Shell gas station,...
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Syracuse's Rex Culpepper throws first TD pass since being declared cancer-free
Syracuse quarterback Rex Culpepper was declared cancer-free in 2018. More than two years later, against Pittsburgh on Saturday, he threw his first touchdown since overcoming the disease.
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Education Secretary DeVos warns about wave of private school closings: 'That's a crisis in the making'
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos called for Congress to pass coronavirus relief legislation with funding for school choice, warning that more private schools are on the brink of closing without federal help.
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Ex-Clinton aide claims Trump's SCOTUS pick would be 'fundamentally illegitimate' if confirmed
A leading Democratic activist and former adviser to Hillary Clinton argued on Friday that President Trump's replacement for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will inevitably be "illegitimate."
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Celebrities demand justice amid fight to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Supreme Court seat: 'This is war'
A number of Hollywood stars are speaking out in defense of late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's reported last wish to not be replaced until after the 2020 presidential election.
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What McConnell has said on SCOTUS vacancies in an election year
"I believe that it is today the American people who are best-positioned to help make this important decision," he said in 2016
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Official: Toilet display mocking mail-in voting is a crime
Michigan resident’s apparent joke is no laughing matter for elections official.
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What Time Will ‘Power Book II: Ghost’ Episode 3 Be on Starz?
"It's not the truth that matters. It's what we can sell to a jury."
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Gareth Bale completes loan move to Tottenham Hotspur from Real Madrid
Gareth Bale completed a season-long loan move from Real Madrid to Tottenham on Saturday, seven years after leaving the English Premier League club.
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New York to honor Ginsburg with a statue in Brooklyn, her birthplace
"This statue will serve as a physical reminder of her many contributions to the America we know today," said Governor Cuomo.
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Ginsburg Supreme Court vacancy could complicate possible contested election, some scholars say
Some legal minds are warning of a possible “constitutional crisis” in the case the election heads to the courts
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Gabourey Sidibe Says “A Few Factors” Boosted Anna Kendrick’s Career Over Hers After Both Were Oscar Noms
"No, the Hollywood seas didn’t part for me," claims the Antebellum actress.
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NYC parents say de Blasio’s free child care program is a mess
The city’s free child care program is costing parents their patience. Parents say they’ve been left in lurch with no notification on whether their child secured a slot or have received last-minute acceptances into the Learning Bridges program. “The mayor fails to provide any specific information that parents need,” said Robert Bonanni, of Forest Hills,...
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Beloved Staten Island tavern loses liquor license days after suing over restaurant ban
The borough's beloved Joyce's Tavern lost its liquor license following a "surprise, random" visit during a 9/11 fundraiser on Sept. 11 by State Liquor Authority (SLA) inspectors.
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Basketball legend Rebecca Lobo remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'My heart weeps tonight'
Basketball legend Rebecca Lobo paid tribute to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday night after news of her death swept across the U.S.
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Election-year Supreme Court blockbusters: A look back at history
Here are some landmark, presidential election-year legal disputes handled by the Supreme Court
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