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Petri Dishes with Alexandra Petri (April 27 | 11 a.m. ET)
Humor columnist Alexandra Petri takes your questions and comments on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
Argentina Loses Country's Google Domain After Random Citizen Buys it for $5
On Wednesday night, an Argentian purchased ownership of the Google Argentina domain for a little over $5 after its ownership lapsed.
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CDC and FDA leaning toward resuming J&J vaccine, sources say
A decision is expected Friday, more than a week after the vaccine's distribution was paused following reports of rare but dangerous blood clots in eight people under the age of 50.
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Daytona Beach prepares for Hurricane Matthew
Local officials in Daytona Beach worry that the storm could collapse the Main Street Pier. At sunset Thursday, all four bridges to the island will close to arriving traffic. Most of the 15,000 residents have left, but not all. Mark Strassman has more.
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Outer bands of Matthew hit South Florida
The outer bands of Hurricane Matthew hit the southern coast of Florida with torrential rain and gusty winds. Beaches closed and businesses boarded up windows. Manuel Bojorquez has more.
Florida braces for Hurricane Matthew
The Southeast is being threatened by its most powerful hurricane in more than a decade. Matthew is about 100 miles offshore and is expected to make landfall on the Space Coast of Florida. Forecasters say that the storm surge may reach nine feet and bring major flooding. Scott Pelley reports.
Sneak peek: Killer Performance
A young woman is murdered, police thought her killer was on the run ... or was he? Correspondent Tracy Smith investigates a case where nothing is as it seems. Watch Saturday, Sept. 15 at 9/8c on CBS.
The internet raises thousands for "Can Man" trying to support his family
For the past 25 years, this Memphis man has been searching for cans, making just enough money to help provide for his daughter and hfour children.
CDC study: Pfizer, Moderna COVID vaccines safe during pregnancy
New research published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says there is no evidence showing that Pfizer or Moderna's coronavirus vaccines pose risk during pregnancy. CBS News reporter Alex Tin joins "Red and Blue" anchor Caitlin Huey-Burns with more on the study and an update on when health officials might end the pause on Johnson and Johnson's vaccine.
Vanilla Ice says he will ride out Hurricane Matthew
While Florida residents are strongly urged to evacuate as Hurricane Matthew approaches, '90s rapper Vanilla Ice says he has other plans. CBSN's Jamie Yuccas and Vladimir Duthiers have more details on why the former rapper refuses to stop, evacuate and listen.
Pro-Putin banner hung from NYC bridge
A large banner praising Russian President Vladimir Putin was hung from a New York City bridge. CBSN's Jamie Yuccas and Vladimir Duthiers have more details on the strange sight.
Satellite image of Hurricane Matthew looks like skull smiling
A satellite image of Hurricane Matthew, utilizing color tables to identify the strongest parts of the storm, has gone viral for an eerie reason
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Hurrican Matthew preparations
Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz joins CBSN with more on how her district is preparing for the impact of Hurricane Matthew.
We the Voters: Why don't more legal immigrants become U.S. citizens?
This year's election has put the already hot topic of immigration in an even brighter spotlight. With an estimated 4.6 million legal Latino immigrants living in the United States, We the Voters asks why more of them don't become citizens.
PFL 2021, Week 1 weigh-in results: Main card fighters on mark, but Mikhail Odintsov heavy on prelims
Check out the results from the official PFL 2021, Week 1 fighter weigh-ins.       Related StoriesJessica Andrade vows to show Valentina Shevchenko no respect at UFC 261: 'I can make it into a fight'Jessica Andrade vows to show Valentina Shevchenko no respect at UFC 261: 'I can make it into a fight' - EnclosureJorge Masvidal launches Gamebred Fighting Championship, a bareknuckle MMA promotion
Mike Pence praises Trump for VP debate performance
Mike Pence is praising the top of his ticket for his own perfomance in the vice presidential debate, saying Donald Trump was the real winner. Meanwhile, the GOP nominee has been taking aim at Bill Clinton's past on the campaign trail. Politico senior writer Jake Sherman joins CBSN to discuss.
Indiana man gets 35 years for sextortion scheme targeting women, high school girls
An Indiana man will spend 35 years behind bars for a sextortion scheme in which he threatened to publicize nude photos of women and girls – some as young as 15 – unless they sent more sexually explicit photos and videos.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott: You need to evacuate
As Hurricane Matthew closes in on Florida, Gov. Rick Scott told residents "you need to leave" and get out of the path of the storm. CBS News correspondent Marlie Hall joins CBSN from Daytona Beach with the latest details.
Jailhouse and schoolhouse: Education that gave me direction is doing the same for my inmates
As a corrections officer, I saw generational incarceration​​​​​​​ and pushed the jail to bring in more learning to combat it.
South Carolina prepares for monster hurricane
Hurricane Matthew is expected to directly impact Florida and South Carolina. CBS News correspondent Errol Barnett joins CBSN with more details on how South Carolina is prepping for the monster hurricane.
Florida braces for Hurricane Matthew impact
Major evacuations are underway in Florida as the state prepares for a direct hit from Hurricane Matthew. CBS News correspondent Manuel Bojorquez joins CBSN from Fort Lauderdale with more.
Hurricane Matthew becomes category 4 storm as Florida prepares
Hurricane Matthew has escalated to a category 4 storm as it approaches Florida. Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler joins CBSN to discuss evacuation efforts.
Tom Brady rips apart NFL's new uniform number rule: 'Going to make for a lot of bad football'
The NFL announced on Wednesday that it will relax its jersey number rule by allowing a wider range of numbers at each position.
A one-woman recycling revolution in Alaska
Rena Nicklie's tiny village of Cantwell, in the shadow of Alaska's Denali National Park, is 150 miles from the nearest recycling center. So she started her own.
7 celebrities who've bravely spoken out about depression
This week, rapper Kid Cudi shocked fans by revealing he had checked himself into rehab for depression and suicidal thoughts. But he's only the most recent in a long list of celebrities wiping the stigma away from mental illness.
Supreme Court hears arguments in racially charged death penalty case
The Supreme Court heard arguments in a case involving a convicted killer who may have been sent to death row because of his race. Attorneys for the Texas man say the jury was tainted by testimony and evidence that suggested the defendant's race could influence whether he would commit violent acts in the future. CBS News' Paula Reid has more from outside the Supreme Court.
AOC's plan to save US Postal Service never got off the ground
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., proposed a "progressive pen-pal program" in August 2020 to save the U.S. Postal Service — but eight months later, there's no sign of the program.
Lindsey Graham: Here's why Trump's Syria plan won't work
South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham does not think Donald Trump's plan to work out a truce between the U.S., Russia, and Syria can happen. Graham joins CBSN to discuss the conflict in Syria and the best options to defeat ISIS.
Trump uses Bill Clinton's words against Obamacare
Donald Trump used Bill Clinton's own words against his rivals on the campaign trail. The former president described Obamacare as a "crazy system," though he later defended the program. CBS News' Major Garrett and Nancy Cordes join CBSN to discuss.
Hurricane Matthew could be very costly, and other MoneyWatch headlines
Hurricane could cause billions in damages in Florida; Mall of America to close on Thanksgiving; and Boeing is on a mission to Mars. These headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch