Hurricane Sally causes damage and flooding

Sally has weakened to a tropical storm but the Gulf Coast region still faces issues from the slow-moving storm's drenching rains and flooding. (Sept. 16)       
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Democrats Cross the Line on Judges | Opinion
The Democrats, whose frustration is causing them to lash out, are promising to leave no stone unturned in their attempt to upend Trump's coming nomination.
Louisville cop who called BLM protesters ‘punks’ relieved of duty
The white Louisville, Kentucky police major who belittled Black Lives Matter protesters in an email — calling them “punks” who will be living in their parents’ basement all their lives — has been relieved of her duties. Maj. Bridget Hallahan’s last day with the Louisville Metro Police Department will be Oct. 1 and she will...
Michigan to give clerks more time to handle absentee ballots
Michigan lawmakers approved a bill on Thursday that gives workers more time to prep the more than 2 million absentee ballots for counting that are expected to roll in for the upcoming election.
Virginia governor and wife test positive for Covid-19
Women are skipping out on motherhood because everything is awful
“The world is on fire now. I don't want to bring a child into that.”
Rio's Joyous Carnival, The World's Largest, Is Postponed Due To COVID-19
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Apple Acquires Russo Brothers’ ‘Cherry’ for Reported $40 Million
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Former law clerk for Ruth Bader Ginsburg: "She had been my hero"
Today, the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg became the first woman to lie in state in the U.S. Capitol. CBS News' Christina Ruffini reports from Washington, and one of Ginsburg's former law clerks, Lisa Frelinghuysen, joins CBSN with more on the justice's life and legacy.
North Dakota rescinds coronavirus quarantine order for close contacts of known COVID-19 cases
Breaking from federally recommended guidelines, North Dakota will no longer require close contacts of known coronavirus cases to self-quarantine for 14 days.
This city just banned candy from supermarket checkout aisles
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As the summer comes to an end, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passes from cancer and protests continue over Breonna Taylor's death.
What Can We Learn Today From Science and Technology Development in WWII?
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Charles Barkley is taking heat for his Breonna Taylor comments
Basketball legend and NBA analyst Charles Barkley is taking some heat following his comments on the grand jury's decision on charges in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor.
Tucker Carlson Wins Defamation Lawsuit After Fox News Argues His Viewers Know to Watch His Show With Some 'Skepticism'
Karen McDougal's lawyer, Eric Bernstein, filed the lawsuit in December 2019 alleging the TV show host defamed McDougal during a segment that aired on the channel one year earlier.
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Google To Halt Political Ads After Polls Close, Amid Worries Over Delayed Results
The tech giant will not allow election-related ads in Search, on YouTube or any of its other properties, citing the likelihood of delayed election results.
Twisted Sister's Dee Snider sells cozy Las Vegas condo
Twisted Sister front man Dee Snider has sold his 36th-story condo overlooking Las Vegas for $583,000.
First man cured of HIV infection now has terminal cancer
Timothy Ray Brown, the first person known to have been cured of HIV infection, says he is now terminally ill from a recurrence of the cancer that prompted his historic treatment 12 years ago. Brown, dubbed “the Berlin patient” because of where he lived at the time, had a transplant from a donor with a...
The part of Fox News that Trump likes least is the part that’s most obviously objective
Once again, the president is mad at the network's pollsters.
De Blasio gets testy with radio host over COVID-19 teacher staffing
Mayor de Blasio defended not having final teacher staffing numbers Friday in a testy exchange with WNYC radio host Brian Lehrer. Lehrer asked de Blasio exactly how many educators the city still needed to hire to fully staff both remote and in-person classes next week. “When we have everyone assigned, every seat filled, we’ll announce...
The US just topped more than 7 million cases as 23 states report rising numbers
The United States reached another grim milestone on Friday, surpassing 7 million confirmed cases of Covid-19, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
Machine Gun Kelly, Tory Lanez, Zayn, Carrie Underwood headline new music out this weekend
Tory Lanez addresses rapper Megan Thee Stallion on a surprise album. Also out, new Machine Gun Kelly and Carrie Underwood's first Christmas album.
Start date for 2020-21 SEC basketball schedule set for late December
The format of the 2020-21 Southeastern Conference basketball schedule has been set. It features an earlier start date than most years.
Gov. reopening Florida's economy despite spread
Gov. Ron DeSantis lifted all restrictions on restaurants and other businesses in Florida, and banned local fines against people who refuse to wear masks as he seeks to reopen the state's economy despite the spread of the coronavirus. (Sept. 25)
Coach handbags are 25 percent off at Macy’s during surprise sale
If you can’t get enough of the end-of-summer Coach deals, then Macy’s has the perfect sale for you. Starting on September 25, you can enjoy 25% off select regular-priced Coach handbags and accessories. You’ll find discounts on a variety of luxury bags, including totes, satchels and more. You can enjoy a beautiful Shay shoulder bag...
Ron Howard's personal connection to California's fires
Oscar-winning director Ron Howard shows the aftermath of California's devastating wildfires in "Rebuilding Paradise" and talks about the Oscars' new diversity standards.
New Stimulus Deal Before Election Day Looks Increasingly Unlikely
The Grand Canyon-like gap between the two parties on how to address the struggling economy has persisted for months. Only this time, the election is just 39 days away and a fierce partisan battle over a Supreme Court vacancy is consuming Congress.
Knife attack leaves at least two wounded near Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris
At least two people are wounded after a knife attack near the former Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris. CBS News correspondent Elaine Cobbe reports.
College football games canceled or postponed because of the coronavirus
Georgia State at Charlotte is the latest game to be postponed because of positive coronavirus tests and contact tracing.
CBS News exclusive interview with U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Kelly Craft
Kelly Craft, the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, is calling out the U.N. Security Council for allegedly failing to live up to its mission to make the world safer. Craft spoke exclusively with CBS News' Pamela Falk.
Why Amazon's new Alexa conversation feature is so hard to pull off
Even with years of practice, it can be tricky for humans to understand the back-and-forth and nuances of conversations — we interrupt each other, misunderstand things, and sometimes have to repeat ourselves to get a message across. Now imagine how difficult it may be for artificial intelligence, which at its best is far less capable than any of us, to figure all that out and weigh in at the right time, too.
Vin Diesel is the unexpected pop singer 2020 didn't know it needed
"Fast & Furious" franchise star Vin Diesel released his debut single "Feel Like I Do" on Friday and we don't hate it.
Netflix Cut a Controversial Boris Johnson Sketch from the American Version of ‘The Great British Baking Show’
Matt Lucas's Boris Johnson impression is the British version of Tina Fey's Sarah Palin. (In that its spot-on, scathing, and a long-time bit of his.)
UCLA's Fowler Museum director is retiring after nearly two decades
Marla Berns, who brought free admission and a new name to the Fowler Museum, will retire at the end of the academic year.
Dax Shepard reveals he relapsed after 16 years of sobriety
"Today, I have seven days."
NYC streets and sidewalks are filthy, new state audit finds
Auditors from state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli's office inspected a sample of 271 "blockfaces" -- one side of a city block corner, including the street and sidewalk.
Breonna Taylor's family gives emotional statement
Family members of Breonna Taylor spoke out Friday for the first time since a grand jury declined to indict three officers in Taylor's death during a police raid last March. CBS News' Jericka Duncan has more from Louisville.
Donald Trump’s Scheme to Bribe Seniors With $200 Gift Cards Is Not Obviously Legal
Everyone sees what this is: The president using public money to sway voters before an election.
Wife’s alleged $1.2 million plot to kill soccer star husband failed horribly
Turkish football WAG Yagmur Asik has been accused of plotting to have her husband murdered by a $1.2 million hitman, according to reports. Yagmur, 27, married ex-Turkey international Emre Asik in 2012, with the couple since having three children together. But after Yagmur was accused of having an affair, Asik, 46, began the process of...
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Dr. Scott Atlas, White House adviser, on Wednesday refuted comments from the CDC director over nationwide coronavirus susceptibility, arguing that 90% of Americans still vulnerable to infection was a misstatement.
Chicago church where Emmett Till's funeral was held makes the US Most Endangered Historic Places list
The Chicago church where Emmett Till's funeral was held placed on the US Most Endangered Historic Places list.
First black hole ever photographed appears to be "wobbling"
Scientists were surprised to find the ring of gas surrounding the supermassive black hole appears to have moved significantly.
In deeply personal podcast, Dax Shepard shares he is recovering from a recent relapse
Dax Shepard is opening up about his struggles with sobriety and shares some personal moments during his podcast.
Rapper Tory Lanez denies shooting Megan Thee Stallion in new album lyrics
Canadian rapper Tory Lanez has denied allegations that he shot Megan Thee Stallion in the foot after the "WAP" hitmaker called him out for "lying" about it.
Day After Breonna Taylor Police Indictment, Cardi B Says 'Nobody But a Wall Is Getting Justice'
In a video posted to her Instagram, the rapper called out people who defend the charges in the Breonna Taylor case.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s last royal tour cost taxpayers $310K
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's last official tour as royals was a huge hit ... on the wallet.
Man arrested for fatal drive-by shooting of two Brooklyn teens
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