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Death toll in Legionnaires' outbreak rises

As the Legionnaires' disease outbreak in New York City claims more lives, the city moves to clean cooling towers. Gastroenterologist Dr. Roshini Raj has details for CBSN.
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Abby Wambach: "Tackle real, true equality"
The retired soccer champion spoke with "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell at the 2016 OWN IT Summit at Georgetown University about the importance of fighting inequality, including the U.S. women's national team's push for equal pay.
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Would John Kasich have signed N.C. transgender bathroom bill? "Probably not"
The Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate spoke with CBS' "Face the Nation" and discussed North Carolina's controversial transgender bathroom law. The full interview will air Sunday, April 10, 2016.
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GOP congressman urges bipartisan support in fight against opioid epidemic
In the Republican weekly address, Rep. Bob Dold, R-Illinois, is calling for bipartisan support in passing a bill taking aim at the nation's rising opioid addiction and overdose problems.
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Atlanta high school changing its name to honor Hank Aaron
Change is on the way for a high school in Atlanta.
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Moneywatch: Dave & Buster's plans to expand; Best Buy's new delivery option
Dave & Buster's plans to open 10 locations this year, and Best Buy will soon offer same-day delivery. Hena Daniels reports from New York.
Las Vegas teen couple charged in killing of girl’s father
A teenage couple planned to run away together to Los Angeles before stabbing and trying to dismember the girl's father in Las Vegas last week, according to media reports.
Stricter rules for brokers giving retirement advice
In an effort to crack down on backdoor payments and hidden fees, the Department of Labor just released new rules on how financial professionals must handle retirement accounts. Jill Schlesinger reports.
Video takes aim at stressful college application process
For many high school seniors this is the most nerve-wracking time of their lives. They have just three short weeks left before the May 1st college admissions deadline. It’s becoming such a high-stakes, stressful process that some colleges and universities are trying innovative ideas, like scrapping SATs, essays and even transcripts. Mark Albert reports.
The Dish: Melissa Cookston
Pitmaster Melissa Cookston developed a passion for "cue" growing up around pit-fire grills and Southern Delta cooking in Mississippi. That passion was re-ignited in the late 90's at a barbeque contest, and she's been smoking the competition ever since. Today she is the only female barbecue world champion. After years on the competition junket, she returned home, opening her Memphis Barbecue Co. restaurant, now with three locations across the Southeast. Her latest cookbook, "Smokin' Hot in the South: New Grilling Recipes from the Winningest Woman in Barbecue," is due out in May. Cookson joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share her passion for barbeque and some signature dishes.
Saturday Sessions: Charles Bradley performs "Ain't It A Sin"
Singer Charles Bradley was born in 1948, but released his debut album just five years ago. Dubbed the "screaming eagle of soul," Bradley was strongly influenced by the late James Brown. Bradley performs "Ain't It A Sin" from his new album, "Changes."
Charles Bradley on long road to success
Success was a long time coming for Charles Bradley, who was born in 1948 but released his debut album just five years ago. His experiences during those 60-plus years make for quite a story fitting for a soul man strongly influenced by the late James Brown. Anthony Mason spoke with the singer about his life and music at Brooklyn's Essence Bar, where he was discovered.
What to expect going into round three of the Masters
Round three of the Masters golf tournament gets underway Saturday. After the first two rounds, defending champion Jordan Spieth finished atop the leader board Friday. But many others, including Rory McIlroy, are still in the hunt. Amy Lawrence, host of “After Hours” on CBS Sports radio, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to break down the golfers' performance and what to expect as they face off in the next round.
Saturday Sessions: Charles Bradley performs "Changes"
Singer Charles Bradley was born in 1948, but released his debut album just five years ago. He was strongly influenced by the late James Brown. Bradley performs "Changes" from his new album, "Changes."
Mom of four killed when neighbor’s gun accidentally goes off
A Florida mom-of-four was killed when her neighbor’s gun accidentally went off as he was cleaning it, shooting her in the head, authorities said. Jennifer Edelen, 47, was fatally shot inside her home on Sunday afternoon, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Her teenage daughter, who was also inside the house at the time, called...
Saturday Sessions: Charles Bradley performs "The World (Is Going Up In Flames)"
Singer Charles Bradley was born in 1948, but released his debut album just five years ago. He was strongly influenced by the late James Brown. Bradley performs "The World (Is Going Up In Flames)" from his album, "No Time For Dreaming."
Nursing student leaves free paintings around Boston
Delivery man gets Covid vaccine on hoagie run
Police: Driver tried to jump onto truck
Female officer has served over 41 years
NC couple moves to TN for boy's transplant
Man charged with hate crime in church fire
Students complain about bar's Covid practices
WhatsApp rolls out encryption across all platforms
The battle between the FBI and Apple over unlocking the San Bernardino killer’s iPhone may be over, but the fight over encryption has just been dramatically ramped up. WhatsApp -- an online messaging service with over a billion users -- just added end-to-end encryption of all its services, including messages, phone calls, photos and videos. Wired magazine got an exclusive interview with WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum and Brian Acton. Wired’s editor at large Jason Tanz joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to explain how the encryption works and its implications.
Morning Rounds: Investing in Zika fight, rise in diabetes
The White House budget director announced this week more than half a billion dollars is being rushed into a battle against the Zika virus. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook reports on how that money could be spent. Also, Dr. LaPook and CBS News medical contributor Dr. Holly Phillips join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss a new World Health Organization study that finds that diabetes is on the rise in the U.S.
Philip Bump on presidential showdown in the Northeast
Philip Bump, political reporter for the The Democratic race is getting bitter and nastier ahead of the New York primary. And on the Republican side, Donald Trump is in a battle to prevent his Republican delegates from switching to Ted Cruz. Philip Bump, political reporter for the Washington Post, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the impact of the upcoming contests in New York, whether House Speaker Paul Ryan might join the race amid the release of his new campaign ad and the GOP fight to prevent a Trump nomination.
Is final Paris suspect the "man in the hat" seen in Brussels airport?
Five men suspected of links to last month's bombings in Brussels are now in custody. They include the last remaining identified fugitive in the November attacks in Paris. Police are looking into whether the suspect -- Mohamed Abrini -- is the so-called "man in the hat" who escaped the suicide bombing at the Brussels airport. Jonathan Vigliotti reports from London.
Clinton and Sanders try to soften tone ahead of NY primary
The race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders is heating up in New York as they try to pick up voters before the state's primary on April 19th. Julianna Goldman reports.
Mother of dead ISIS fighter has new mission
ISIS destroyed Geraldine Henneghien's world, but she refuses to let them do it to others. She spoke with Vladimir Duthiers for the new CBSN Original documentary, "Terror in Brussels: Hiding in Plain Sight."
4/8: TSA to ramp up random searches at airports; friends have a reunion 40 years in the making
In response to the terror attacks in Brussels last month, the TSA will be increasing random checks of vehicles and people with larger bags; two childhood friends had a drunken night 40 years ago, then never saw each other again
California woman stabbed to death ID's estranged husband as alleged attacker before dying
A California woman identified her estranged husband as her attacker before she died Thursday after being stabbed in her home while her three children were inside, authorities said.
Molenbeek and Schaerbeek: Brussels' map of terror
When you see how close the bombmakers' apartment was to the Mayor of Schaerbeek's house, it shows how much the Brussels terror attackers were able to hide in plain sight.
The mother of an ISIS fighter's fight
When we spoke to Geraldine Henneghien three months ago, she couldn't imagine ISIS destroying her world any more. Then, they did.
Rangers blank Devils again to keep playoff push going
Artemi Panarin collected two goals and an assist as the New York Rangers cruised to a 4-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden, shutting out their division rival for the second game in a row. Panarin posted his third multi-goal game of the season. He has 10 goals...
Staples Center buzzing again with activity before Lakers-Celtics game
The area around Staples Center and L.A. Live had increased activity on Thursday night as fans returned to the arena to watch the Lakers-Celtics game.
Many of the world's languages are dying. The pandemic has made it worse
Is WiFido true blue or just a cop-out?
Suspect spews anti-Asian slurs at woman on NYC subway
A hate-fueled suspect spewed anti-Asian slurs at a 34-year-old woman aboard a Manhattan subway train on Thursday, police said. The man harassed the victim on a Q train at the 96th Street station at about 11:30 a.m., according to cops. The suspect angrily pointed his finger in the woman’s face and hurled anti-Asian slurs at...
Pat Robertson: Derek Chauvin should be put 'under the jail' for death of George Floyd
Evangelical leader Pat Robertson said Thursday that former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who has been charged with murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd, should be put "under the jail."
Exonerated man released from prison after 33 years
A former U.S. sailor was freed from prison in Virginia Friday, 33 years after he was convicted of murder and rape. New DNA tests show he was innocent all along. Keith Harward, now 60 years old, said he wishes his parents were alive to see him free.
Diane Warren, 12-time Oscar nominee, hopes for ‘awesome’ win
A trophy for the Italian-language, "The Life Ahead" film’s song, "Io Si (Seen)," would be Diane Warren’s first after 11 previous Academy Award nominations came up short.
Pope releases document on family matters
Pope Francis sympathized with divorced Catholics and told priests to be more welcoming in a long-awaited document on love, sex, and marriage. Seth Doane has more.
California getting much needed rain, but...
Officials are calling the heavy rain and snow El Nino brought to California this winter a "miracle." But the drought-stricken state will need much more before its thirst is quenched. Ben Tracy has more.
Almost half of federal cases against Portland rioters have been dismissed
Federal prosecutors in Portland, Ore., have moved to dismiss almost half the cases they charged in connection with violence accompanying last year’s protests over racial injustice, as authorities grapple with how to tamp down politically motivated unrest that has arisen since then.
Suspect arrested in murder of UT-Austin freshman
Seventeen-year-old Meechaiel Khalil Criner has been charged with murder in the death of University of Texas student Haruka Weiser. Weiser never returned to her dorm after leaving a building on campus on Sunday night. David Begnaud has more.
John Dickerson with latest on possible GOP contested convention
CBS News political director and anchor of "Face the Nation" John Dickerson provides some insight into the fight for delegates going on in the Republican party.