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Cruz quizzes Blinken over reports of lists of Americans, allies given to Taliban

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas on Tuesday sparred with Secretary of State Antony Blinken over reports that the State Department gave the Taliban lists of Americans and Afghan allies the U.S. was trying to evacuate.
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FBI searches home of Gabby Petito's fiancé a day after body found
Authorities believe Petito's body was discovered at a Wyoming national park the couple visited.
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Remains believed to be Gabby Petito found in Wyoming
Remains believed to belong to Gabby Petito were found in Wyoming. Now a manhunt is on for her missing fiancé Brian Laundrie. Jericka Duncan reports.
Week 2 injuries could shape 2021 NFL season
CBS Sports senior NFL writer Will Brinson joins CBSN to discuss key injuries during the football season so far and the impact of league's COVID-19 protocols.
Tropical Cyclone Nicholas remnants pose heavy rain, flood threats
Despite originally making landfall as a Category 1 Hurricane in Texas early last week, the now remnants of Tropical Cyclone Nicholas continue to pose a heavy rainfall and flash flooding threat Monday.
Ex-ABC News boss Ben Sherwood accused of ‘creepy,’ ‘sexually harassing behavior’ at Disney-owned network
Former ABC News president Ben Sherwood was accused of "creepy," "sexually harassing" behavior toward women during his time running the Disney-owned company in an amended lawsuit filed last week.
Week 3 results cause major moves in top 25 of this week's NCAA Re-Rank 1-130
Wins on the road against top 10 opponents have pushed Oregon and Iowa near the top of the latest NCAA Re-Rank 1-130.
Biden confronts extreme heat, a silent climate killer
President Biden announced a strategy to combat extreme heat, a silent killer fueled by climate change.
Conservatives in Canada are hitting a political sweet spot
They're center-left on economics but center-right on politics.
Gabby Petito Case Sparks Appeal Over Unsolved Disappearance of Arizona Man
Daniel Robinson went missing from a desert outside Buckeye, Arizona, back in June. His father, David, is still looking for him.
He Mastered The Ring. Now, Manny Pacquiao Is Running For President In The Philippines
The boxing icon, who currently serves as a senator in the Philippines, says his experience of personal hardships equip him to understand people's suffering — and fight poverty and corruption.
FBI searches Brian Laundrie's parents' home in Florida as police declare 'crime scene'
The FBI announced a search warrant twice before removing Chris and Roberta Laundrie from their home in North Port, Florida, and placing them in an unmarked van on their lawn.
Transformative architecture
In this special edition of Africa Avant-Garde, we explore the transformative role of architecture with some of Africa's most celebrated architects.
U.S. to require foreign travelers to be vaccinated to enter country
The new air travel policy from the administration will begin in November.
Cardinals' Kyler Murray building early season MVP case after historic first 2 games
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray is making his NFL MVP case early with two consecutive dominating performances in back-to-back wins to start 2021.
Zach Wilson doesn't blame Jets fans for booing during 4-interception game: 'They should be'
Zach Wilson got his first taste of playing in New York on Sunday when fans began booing the Jets rookie quarterback after he threw three interceptions in the first half against the New England Patriots.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Interview Loses Out at Emmys as 'The Crown' Scoops Up
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's bombshell interview didn't get an Emmy—but the royals were still talk of the awards.
The best sales to shop today: Aerogarden, Samsung, Birkenstock and more
Today, you'll find a deal on our favorite streaming device, a discounted Ninja Foodi indoor grill and savings on a few Birkenstock styles. All that and more below.
David Marcus: The Emmys prove it's time to destroy the COVID caste system
As we watch celebrities, at the Emmys, at the Met Gala, frankly wherever they gather, galavanting maskless while the help hide their faces we cannot help but feel that something's not right.
Immigration plan blocked from Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending bill
Senate Democrats hoped to include pathway to citizenship for millions of immigrants in their $3.5 trillion budget proposal, but the Senate parliamentarian ruled against it. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion joined "CBSN AM" with the latest on that plus the upcoming deadline for raising the debt ceiling.
Search continues for fiancé of Gabby Petito, the "person of interest" in her disappearance
Investigators are searching for Brian Laundrie, who went missing after returning from a road trip without his fiancé, Gabby Petito. Police have called him a "person of interest" in the case. Taylor Wirtz from CBS Fort Myers affiliate WINK-TV spoke with Laura Podesta on "CBSN AM" about the manhunt.
One of the biggest, most competitive, GOP Senate primaries gets even bigger
Another Republican candidate is jumping into the 2022 race to succeed retiring Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio, which is one of the most crowded and combustible GOP Senate primaries in the country.
How Josh Hawley, Ted Cruz and an irrational system make us more vulnerable to the next 9/11
Surely, you say, no politician, no matter how ambitious or demagogic, would so deliberately take actions guaranteed to weaken national security.
Texas border landowner blasts Biden admin: 'Call this what it is, a humanitarian and security crisis'
Alison Anderson, a Texas landowner and the wife of a Customs and Border Protection agent, described what it’s like to live near the southern border amid the migrant surge, noting that the situation is “beyond bad.”
Eric Trump just killed irony
Eric Trump [shakes head].
Analysis: Eric Trump just killed irony
Eric Trump [shakes head].
As Yusuf/Cat Stevens reemerges on the public stage, how should we feel about his music — and his legacy?
He created timeless songs and then renounced them. One writer wrestles with what, if anything, Yusuf/Cat Stevens owes his fans.
The Man Whose Heroism Inspired 'Hotel Rwanda' Is Convicted On Terrorism Charges
Paul Rusesabagina has been a critic of President Paul Kagame, who has now led Rwanda for more than 20 years. Rusesabagina was arrested under circumstances that have been described as a kidnapping.
US set to drop travel ban for vaccinated international travelers starting in early November
White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients announced Monday morning that the new travel policy will go into effect in November.
Close-up Footage of Climber's Butt Prompts Apology From Sporting Body
It is the second time this year that Johanna Färber has found herself subject to inappropriate TV coverage while competing in Sport Climbing events.
Biden administration to write workplace safety rule tackling heat stress
Extreme heat kills more Americans than any other climate-related hazard.
Dow drops more than 500 points amid Fed, Delta variant jitters
Investors focused on whether the Federal Reserve will signal this week that it plans to withdraw economic stimulus.
Fall TV: 'The Big Leap' takes off, and 'Ordinary Joe' isn't your ordinary NBC drama
Broadcasting's fall TV season gets underway this week with a pair of promising -- one might even say out of the ordinary -- dramas, a few spinoffs, and a particularly stale new primetime soap.
Author of 'I am Rosa Parks' calls out PA school district for banning book: 'You're on the wrong side'
"I am Rosa Parks" author Brad Meltzer criticized the Central York School District for its decision to "freeze" a list of books. He believes this is a non-partisan issue and the district is "on the wrong side" for banning books about prominent figures like Rosa Parks.
Haitian migrants in Texas worry as deportations begin: "I'll die in Haiti"
Haitians who fled their country following the 2010 earthquake are being flown back to the island; some fear for their lives given the lack of security in the impoverished nation.
Ewan McGregor teases ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ at Emmys: ‘It will not disappoint’
Following his Emmy win for Netflix's "Haltson," McGregor dropped some updates on the highly-anticipated "Star Wars" spinoff series on Disney+.
Labrador Dog Pulls Down Meteorologist on Live TV
The mischievious canine, called Flash, was thought to be "well behaved" by the presenter.
How to do laundry like a pro, according to experts
If you're new to doing laundry, it can be hard to know where to start. There are washer settings to understand, an overwhelming number of detergent options, and stains that need to be treated — whatever that even means!
1,578-HP Bugatti Bolide Designed to Make the Company Some Cash
For Bugatti, the risk of creating a track-only hypercar could come with a big payoff - a cash infusion.
Study suggests microbiome could be key to losing weight
Microbiome are microorganisms that help us break down food and each has an army of these tiny assistants.
Starbucks Employees Aren't Allowed to Add These Items Into Your Drinks
If you're craving a chocolate brownie mocha from Starbucks, think again.
Netflix's foreign-language shows are booming. Meet the executive behind the streamer's global push
Netflix's Global Head of TV, Bela Bajaria, discusses the company's programming strategy and why foreign-language shows are taking off on the platform.
Gabby Petito case: Note found on Brian Laundrie’s car after disappearance
Police left behind the notice on Brian Laundrie's Mustang, which his family found Wednesday parked near the Carlton Reserve in Sarasota County.
The Senate's move
The House Ways and Means Committee passed their couple trillion dollars’ worth of tax hikes last week.
The new pipeline fight
Some of the same activists who helped derail the Keystone XL pipeline are turning their attention to a new target.
Diving into lawmakers’ data breach liability quandary
A Cyberspace Solarium Commission proposal to hold companies liable for certain breaches is hitting roadblocks in Washington.
Fortnite partners with Balenciaga on outfits for you and your avatar
Fortnite and Balenciaga announced a partnership which includes outfits to wear within Fortnite and a limited edition run of real-world apparel.
French feud with U.S., Australia continues to build
Any notion that France’s acrimony toward the U.S. and Australia would blow over quickly continued to fade through the weekend.
Yosemite's early climbers made their own gear for dangerous ascents. New museum shows how they did it
A modest building outside the park holds the history of Yosemite's climbing greats