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Nevada becomes fifth state to legalize recreational marijuana

There's a new legal vice in Las Vegas. Starting today, marijuana dispensaries across Nevada are allowed to sell recreational pot. The Silver State is now the fifth state where pot can be legally purchased. Chris Martinez has the story.
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LaKeith Stanfield is sorry he didn't shut down anti-Semitic Clubhouse discussion
The 'Judas and the Black Messiah' star also posted video from the Clubhouse room's moderator stating that the actor didn't say anything anti-Semitic.
I used to work with Fauci — now I sell my orgasm artwork on OnlyFans
Hannah Sanford has traded in her lab coat for a paintbrush, selling her "orgasm art" for $500 a pop. The abstract pieces are often created just after climax, sometimes in the nude.
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NBC mocked after cutting ties with Golden Globes after February ratings disaster
NBC announced Monday it would not air the 2022 Golden Globes due to concerns with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's diversity issues, but that didn't stop conservatives from wondering if it was really due to the show's dismal ratings.
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Emergency use granted for Pfizer vaccine for kids aged 12-15
An analysis that included 1,005 vaccine participants in this age group found the vaccine was 100% effective in preventing COVID-19.
FDA authorizes Pfizer for 12-15-year-olds
The Pfizer vaccine has been authorized for children ages 12 and up, the FDA announced Monday, bolstering chances for a safe return to full time school in the fall.
Times Square workers blast de Blasio after shooting comments
People who work in Times Square everyday slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio for suggesting the recent triple shooting wouldn't hurt tourism in New York City.
SpaceX to launch Elon Musk's $250,000 Tesla into space
SpaceX founder Elon Musk is planning to launch his Tesla Roadster into space Tuesday. CBS News space consultant Bill Harwood joins CBSN to chat about the Falcon Heavy launch -- which will feature the most powerful rocket since Saturn V, which last flew in 1973.
John Mulaney and wife Anna Marie Tendler are divorcing
Comedian John Mulaney and his wife, Anna Marie Tendler, are divorcing.
Why Techniques for Treating PTSD Should Be Used with Racially Biased Cops
If a tainted mind can end a life, changing that mind could save one.
Australia teen arrested for laser attack on landing plane
An Australian teen was nabbed after he allegedly flashed a laser beam at a plane trying to land at the airport, authorities said. The 16-year-old boy allegedly aimed the green laser beam from the backyard of his home in Bexley into the flight path of the commercial flight landing around 7:40 p.m. Sunday at Sydney...
Art Jones, Holocaust denier, running for Illinois congressional seat
Jones is running unopposed in the GOP primary in Illinois, and claims the Holocaust is "the biggest, blackest lie in history.
Surfers brave frigid cold Lake Michigan
Ice formed on these surfers' faces as they dipped into the frigid waters of Lake Michigan. Some may ask why they are willing to freeze for surfing. The surfers ask: Why not?
Watchdog: Capitol Police Need To Boost Counterintelligence To Address Rising Threats
The hearing with the Capitol Police inspector general comes as the department says threats to members of Congress are up 107% over last year.
Inside the sentencing of Dr. Larry Nassar
CBS News producer Anam Siddiq covered the days-long sentencing hearing for the disgraced doctor. She described to CBSN what Nassar was doing in the courtroom as dozens of women accused him of sexual abuse.
FDA authorizes Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine for 12-to-15-year-olds
The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest.
Even Adam Thielen’s wife thought his Lambeau Field slander was absurd
Packers fans weren't the only ones upset after Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen ripped on Green Bay's Lambeau Field.
Nassau Coliseum getting capacity boost for Islanders’ playoff run
Like the Knicks and Nets, the Islanders will see increased attendance for the playoffs. Now the question is at what capacity.
Missouri Hunter Shot Man He Believed Was a Turkey in 'Freak Accident' on Popular Trail
A Missouri hunter shot a hiker in his chest this past weekend, claiming that he believed the man to be a turkey.
Flu test can produce false negatives
As people battle the flu across the country, the CDC revealed that a flu quick test is only 50 to 70 percent accurate. CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca reports.
FDA grants Pfizer vaccine green light for use in kids aged 12 to 15
Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine received emergency use authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday for use in children aged 12 to 15.
Security drills held ahead of Winter Olympics
Security forces have been doing drills ahead of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. As CBS News foreign correspondent Ben Tracy reports, the drills focus on everything from a potential terrorist attack to a hostage situation.
Civil war in Yemen at a stalemate
Iraq and Afghanistan tend to get the headlines, but there is also an ongoing civil war in Yemen. One side is backed by Saudi Arabi while another is backed by Iran. CBS News foreign correspondent Holly Williams reports from the frontlines.
Tom Cruise returns Golden Globes Awards in protest of HFPA
Tom Cruise has returned his returned his Golden Globe Awards to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, a source close to the actor told CNN on Monday.
Warren makes case for larger investment in child care
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) called for a larger child care investment in President Joe Biden's infrastructure plan.
Todd Frazier cut by Pirates with MLB future in doubt
Two-time All-Star infielder Todd Frazier was designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday after hitting .086 in 13 games.
House Intelligence Committee votes to release Democratic rebuttal memo
The House Intelligence Committee voted unanimously Monday evening to release a memo written by the Democratic minority that is said to rebut the memo released by Republicans last week. Ranking member Rep. Adam Schiff briefed reporters after the unanimous vote.
Greek revival: NYC’s favorite European party spot is reopening this week
Greece lightning, go Greece lightning!
U.S. 'Zero-Sum Game' Mindset Under Trump Pushed Russia, China Closer, Beijing Says
China said it and Russia will always stand "side by side" to support their "core interests" against the backdrop of countries pursuing unilaterialism.
Supreme Court allows Pennsylvania redistricting to go ahead
The Supreme Court will allow Pennsylvania congressional redistricting to proceed, denying a Republican plea to put the decision on hold. CBS News elections and surveys director Anthony Salvanto joins CBSN to explain.
GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger Says Kevin McCarthy's Leadership Position Should Be Challenged
"It's ludacris that [Liz Cheney is] having to defend herself. That's insane. But that's where we are," Kinzinger said.
Team Biden controls the narrative and other commentary
From the left: Team Biden Controls the Narrative President Donald Trump “called the media the enemy of the people, but all politicians hate the media who cover them,” quips New York magazine’s Olivia Nuzzi. President Biden’s press staffers “still resent the harsh coverage” he got amid the Democratic primaries, and the “spirit of joylessness and...
Katy Perry claps back at Luke Bryan’s criticism of her leg hair
After Luke Bryan implored his fellow "American Idol" judge Katy Perry to "do something" about her long leg hair, the pop star had the perfect response.
Toddler dies after being found in freezing weather
A toddler who died after her mother found her on a porch in freezing temperatures had wandered from home when her father fell asleep, police announced Monday. WOIO-TV's Sia Nyorkor reports.
Opinion: What makes Urban Meyer, Tim Tebow think an NFL reunion won't be a disaster?
It's been more than a decade since they were in college football together, but now Urban Meyer thinks he can make an NFL tight end out Tim Tebow.
Trump touts tax plan as Dow plunges
President Trump touted his administration's tax cut plan and discussed manufacturing at the Sheffer factory in Cincinnati, Ohio.
FDA gives Pfizer nod to provide COVID vaccine to younger teens
The Food and Drug Administration signed off on providing Pfizer's COVID vaccine shot to 12-to 15-year-olds.
Tillerson: "We'll see what happens" with North Korea talks
When asked if the Trump administration would be open to diplomatic talks with North Korea during the Winter Olympic games in South Korea, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said, "We'll see what happens."
READ: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's letter to GOP colleagues letter saying 'anticipate a vote' on conference chair Wednesday
House Republicans should "anticipate a vote" Wednesday on GOP Conference Chair, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy writes in a new letter, in a vote that is expected to end with Rep. Liz Cheney being ousted over her continued opposition to former President Donald Trump.
FDA approves Pfizer’s COVID vaccine for kids ages 12 to 15
The US FDA on Monday approved the Pfizer vaccine for kids ages 12 to 15 — paving the way for teens to begin getting the shots as early as this week. A CDC vaccine advisory committee will still need to green light the shot for youths in that age group, an approval expected Wednesday. “The...
Drone video shows aftermath of 50-car pile-up in Missouri
Incredible drone video that was shot by volunteer firefighters shows the aftermath of a massive car crash that occurred near Marshfield, Missouri. Firefighters say 50 to 100 cars were involved in the pile-up.
Trump suggests Dems' reaction to SOTU was "treasonous"
Speaking in Cincinnati on Monday, President Trump said the Democrats' lack of enthusiasm for his State of the Union address last week was "un-American" and maybe even "treasonous."
Dow Jones suffers largest one-day point loss in market history
Wall Street has had another wild day of trading. At one point, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had fallen by more than 1,600 points before recovering slightly. The Dow has fallen by more than 5 percent since setting its all-time high on Jan. 26. Jeff Glor anchors a CBS News Special Report with Bianna Golodryga.
Bear tranquilized in St. Louis County suburbs
St. Louis authorities tracked down and tranquilized a bear that was roaming around the suburbs Sunday evening.
US FDA authorizes Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine for use in people ages 12 to 15
The US Food and Drug Administration has expanded the emergency use authorization for Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine to include people ages 12 to 15.
FDA OKs Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine For 12-15 Age Group
Pfizer said in late March that clinical trials found "100% efficacy and robust antibody responses" to the coronavirus in 12- to 15-year-olds.
Amtrak CEO blames freight train operator for deadly South Carolina crash
Federal investigators are trying to find out why an Amtrak train was guided onto the wrong track, causing a fatal accident in South Carolina on Sunday. CBS News transportation correspondent Kris Van Cleave joins CBSN from West Columbia, South Carolina, with the latest.
Sheriff's officials give update on Natalie Wood death investigation
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Lieutenant John Corina gave an update Monday on the investigation into the 1981 drowning death of actress Natalie Wood. He said he wants to speak with Wood's husband, actor Robert Wagner, who was the last to see her on the boat before she went into the water.
Some Eagles players plan to skip White House visit
Some Philadelphia Eagles players say they will not visit the Trump White House with the rest of their Super Bowl-winning teammates. It's not the first time athletes have refused to visit, with some protesting previous administrations.