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Family of Black man fatally shot by Northern California police officer files civil rights lawsuit

The family of a 32-year-old Black man who was fatally shot by a Northern California police officer last month has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the town and police officers after video which captured a part of the shooting emerged.
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Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt on family, loss and love
CNN Anchor Anderson Cooper and his mother – heiress Gloria Vanderbilt – open up in a new book, “The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son on Life, Love, And Loss.” In a companion HBO documentary, “Nothing Left Unsaid,” the “60 Minutes” correspondent also talks about losing his father and brother. Gloria was born into the multi-billion dollar Vanderbilt family and went on to establish herself as an artist, author and jeans designer. The mother-son duo joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss their book, family history and relationship.
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Health experts testify on Capitol hill as variants fuel a rise in coronavirus cases
Dr. Anthony Fauci estimates the daily U.S. coronavirus infection rate needs to drop to 10,000 before Americans can "move on with their lives." That rate is hovering around 60,000, and as Mola Lenghi reports, variants are fueling another rise in cases. Dr. Richard Besser, the president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and former acting director of the CDC, joined CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss the latest.
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Chill out this summer beneath this LED solar-powered patio umbrella
No patio is complete without a sturdy umbrella.
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Amanda Seyfried had to hide her pregnancy while filming ‘Mank’
"I'm 4 and a half weeks pregnant, I'm not supposed to say anything but I'm bloated and I can only eat cream cheese!"
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Improve your golf game and save with 42% off this rangefinder
Stocking up on golfing accessories can make you more prepared for a game.
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Companies demand repeal of MS "religious freedom" law
Mississippi faces a major corporate backlash over its so-called “religious freedom law." Executives from GE, Pepsi, Levi Strauss and other companies sent a letter Wednesday to Gov. Phil Bryant, condemning the new law as discriminatory. Mississippi joins North Carolina in allowing businesses to deny service to LGBT people. Georgia’s governor last week vetoed a similar bill. Mark Strassmann reports.
Fast-moving wildfires spreading in Southern states
Powerful winds are helping to spread fast-moving wildfires across Southern states. Firefighters in Arizona overnight battled flames that pushed into California and forced evacuations. Several other wildfires stretch across Oklahoma, where 11 counties are under states of emergency. Manuel Bojorquez reports from Alabaster Caverns State Park in the town of Freedom on the challenges to contain the flames.
22 Women Suing Deshaun Watson For Sexual Assault Have Identified Themselves
This comes less than a week after two Texas judges ruled the "Jane Does" must identify themselves so the Houston Texans quarterback can properly defend himself.
4/6: U.S. commits more than $500 million to fighting Zika; Ohio girl going blind meets the Pope
With warm weather fast approaching, mosquitoes will be making their return to much of the U.S. soon -- and they'll be bringing the Zika virus with them; five-year-old Lizzy Myers got a thrill of a lifetime Wednesday as she traveled from her home in Ohio to meet Pope Francis in Rome
How many T. rex were there? Billions, it turns out
Billions of Tyrannosaurus rex roamed North America during their fascinating reign as top predators, according to a team of researchers that went about the daunting task of making the calculation.
Ivanka Trump scarves recalled for "burn risk"
Scarves from Ivanka Trump's fashion line have been recalled for being extremely flammable. The scarves are made of a substance that catches fire faster than newspaper and they do not meet federal flammability standards. CBSN's DeMarco Morgan has the latest details.
Officer body slams female student in Texas
Dramatic video has surfaced showing a San Antonio, Texas, police officer slamming a female student to the ground after she allegedly got into an argument with another student. CBSN's DeMarco Morgan has the latest details and video.
Researchers now have an estimate for just how many T. rex once roamed Earth
As many as 2.5 billion Tyrannosaurus rex roamed the Earth during their fascinating reign as top predators, according to a team of paleontologists from the University of California, Berkeley.
Merle Haggard's lasting impact on country music
Country music legend Merle Haggard died at age 79, leaving behind an immeasurable legacy and impact on country music. The iconic singer had 71 top ten hits. Rolling Stone contributor Joe Levy joins CBSN to discuss.
Candidates look to New York after Wisconsin primary
After Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz beat their opponents in the Wisconsin primary, the candidates are looking ahead toward the key primary state of New York where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are leading. Roll Call columnist Jon Allen joins CBSN with political analysis.
Buttigieg casts proposed transportation budget as down payment on infrastructure
The $25.6 billion budget proposal includes funds for transit, rail and efforts on racial justice.
Diabetes cases have quadrupled since 1980
A new World Health Organization report says that cases of diabetes have skyrocketed, quadrupling from 108 million worldwide in 1980 to over 420 million cases today. NYU Langone Medical Center Endocrinologist Dr. Dorothy Fink has the details for CBSN.
Travis Etienne’s Clemson gamble may pay off in 2021 NFL Draft
Second of an 11-part series. Coming Friday: wide receiver. All the analytics and experts told Travis Etienne to make one decision. His heart and mind said to go in a different direction. Etienne returned for his senior season at Clemson rather than battling Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Jonathan Taylor and D’Andre Swift to become the first running...
Clinton's attacks get sharper as Sanders gains momentum
Hillary Clinton sharpened her criticisms of Bernie Sanders' policy positions after Sanders pulled off a win in the key primary state of Wisconsin, the latest in his string of victories. CBS News congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes joins CBSN to talk politics.
Massive wildfire burns across Oklahoma
Crews are working overtime to contain a massive wildfire that has burned over 55,000 acres in Northwest Oklahoma. Strong winds are blamed for exacerbating the fire. CBS News correspondent Manuel Bojorquez has the latest details for CBSN.
Sharon Osbourne tuned out ‘The Talk’s’ return episode after race row
“She didn’t watch the show. She doesn’t care. It’s really behind her. That’s not what her life is about," an insider told Page Six.
LGBT protests against MS bill, another Takata airbag fatality: #CBSN10 trending stories
LGBT activists protest a Mississippi religious freedom bill, faulty Takata airbags cause another fatality, Florida Governor Rick Scott is heckled while ordering coffee, country music legend Merle Haggard dies at 79 and more are among today's trending stories.
Karen Olivo leaving Broadway's 'Moulin Rouge'
Tony-winning actress Karen Olivo has announced she is leaving the Broadway production of "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" due to a lack of response by the theater community over allegations producer Scott Rudin verbally and physically abused numerous staff members at his production company over the years.
Cruz gains momentum heading into New York
Ted Cruz called his big victory over Donald Trump in Wisconsin a "turning point" in the GOP race, but Trump is expected to perform well in the upcoming primary in his home state of New York. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett has analysis for CBSN.
Kristin Cavallari on how to support mom-owned businesses
"Surrounding yourself with other mom entrepreneurs...and sharing your stories and helping each other out, I think, is really important," Cavallari said.
Are Unemployment Benefits Really Making It Impossible for Restaurants to Hire?
Weighing the evidence in a late-pandemic mystery.
Ford facing criticism amid planned move to Mexico
Starting this summer, production of smaller Fords will move from the Wayne, Michigan, plant to Mexico. Ford says that its decision will create 2,800 new jobs -- in Mexico. Dean Reynolds reports.
Clinton hits Sanders on guns, economy
Hillary Clinton continues to hold a commanding delegate lead over Bernie Sanders, despite losing several states. Clinton went into overdrive Wednesday, hitting Sanders on the economy and guns. Nancy Cordes has more.
Biden finally saw the folly of our Afghan adventure, but Trump got it first
Nearly two decades, $2 trillion and more than 2,300 US casualties later, President Joe Biden has announced that it is time to withdraw our forces from Afghanistan. Biden is absolutely right. As we approach the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and the 10th anniversary of Osama bin Laden’s killing, we need to accept the fact that...
Dale Moss says he and Clare Crawley are ‘in a good place’
After Page Six exclusively revealed that "Bachelorette" couple Clare Crawley and Dale Moss had split, the pair rekindled their romance.
Army drill instructor Jonathan Pentland suspended over shove
A US Army soldier charged with assaulting a black man outside his South Carolina home for being “in the wrong neighborhood” has been suspended by authorities at Fort Jackson. Jonathan Pentland, 42, whose assault on the unidentified victim Monday went viral, was charged with third-degree assault and battery in the incident — which brought Black...
This week on "Sunday Morning" (April 18)
A look at the features for this week's broadcast of the #1 Sunday morning news program
Mets showing some early positives in wild start to season
At least the Mets managed to play three straight games without interruption this week, before another rainout Thursday ended the streak. Eight games played, six postponed or suspended — it’s April baseball in a pandemic. With snow in the weekend forecast at the Mets’ next stop, Colorado, a few observations from the eight games manager...
Woman reads the riot act to Fla. Gov. Rick Scott at coffee stop
A Florida woman lashed out at Gov. Rick Scott for cutting Medicaid and signing a bill to defund clinics like Planned Parentood. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers has more on the confrontation caught on camera at a coffee shop.
Analysis: How sanctions and withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan will impact U.S.-Russia relations
President Biden signed an executive order authorizing sweeping sanctions against Russia on Thursday. CBS News' Natalie Brand reports on the retaliatory actions the U.S. is taking in response to Russian cyberattacks and election interference. Then, Nina Krushcheva, International Affairs Professor at The New School and great granddaughter of the former Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev, joins CBSN's "Red & Blue" with more analysis including how the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan will impact U.S.-Russia relations.
Red Envelope Stories: Asian Americans share their struggles with identity and discrimination in online newsletter
Amid rising anti-Asian racism and attacks during the pandemic, some members of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community are sharing their stories of struggles with identity and discrimination in an online newsletter called "Red Envelope Stories." Co-founder Michelle Liu joins CBSN's "Red & Blue" anchor Elaine Quijano with more on what prompted her to start the conversation.
Sneak peek: A Mother Accused
In her only interview, a mother convicted of murder by poisoning her son with salt claims it was the hospital's mistake. Is she right? "48 Hours" correspondent Troy Roberts investigates Saturday, Sept. 17 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.
Browns, Giants, Raiders players latest to opt out of in-person voluntary workouts
Cleveland Browns players say they proved last year they'll be ready to compete without an in-person offseason conditioning program.
Alec Burks exceeding Knicks’ wildest expectations
DALLAS — The only mistake Knicks president Leon Rose made during November’s free agency was not giving Alec Burks a two-year deal. With his savvy, cool, fourth-quarter shotmaking, Burks is emerging as an NBA Sixth Man of the Year candidate. Ironically, his biggest competition, Jordan Clarkson, plays for the same Jazz outfit where Burks spent...
Former prep school student convicted of sexual assault seeks new trial
Owen Labrie, the former prep school student acquitted of rape, but convicted of other sexual assault charges is seeking a new trial. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman and Jay Rancourt, Labrie's attorney, join CBSN to discuss.
Biden admin to brief full Senate on decision to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan
The Biden Administration is expected to deliver a briefing to the full Senate next week on its decision to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by September 11, sources told Fox News.
Is Donald Trump in trouble after Wisconsin loss?
Donald Trump suffered a big loss in Wisconsin Tuesday, but recent polls show that the GOP front-runner is still leading in New York. Politico's Eli Stokols joins CBSN from Washington with the latest.
Disneyland: Some fans report wait of seven, eight hours to buy tickets ahead of April 30 reopening
Some users said they waited upwards of seven hours to secure a reservation and ticket under Disneyland's new system on Thursday. Others complained of Disney website issues.
Why are these Kanye West sneakers valued at more than $1 million?
Sotheby's says a pair of Air Yeezy 1 sneaker prototypes, worn by Kanye West at the 2008 Grammys, are worth more than a $1 million. Let the bids begin.
Ben Barnes on hot new Netflix fantasy show ‘Shadow and Bone’
Ben Barnes is at the center of Netflix’s new epic, “Shadow and Bone,” the fantasy series based on a series of bestselling novels by Leigh Bardugo.
UConn wins NCAA Women's Basketball Championship
The Lady Huskies celebrated their fourth consecutive championship, crushing Syracuse in the title game. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers and Kristine Johnson have more.
Prince Philip will be buried Saturday — then moved when the Queen dies
After Prince Philip’s funeral on Saturday at St. George’s Chapel on the Windsor Castle grounds, his casket will be lowered into an opening in the stone floor — but the so-called Royal Vault will not be his final resting place. Instead, Philip will be disinterred and moved when Queen Elizabeth, his wife of 73 years,...
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘The Soul’ on Netflix, a Taiwanese Potboiler Blending Elements of Horror, Sci-fi, Mystery and Melodrama
Don't overlook this ambitious, brooding movie.