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Republican win in Texas special election raises questions about Biden’s popularity

The special election in Texas’ Sixth Congressional District on Saturday was seen as the first competitive race since Joe Biden was elected president and a bellwether on how a district that was seen to be purpling reacted to the new administration’s first 100 days.
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Sen. Lankford provides insight into rare, on-camera immigration meeting
In our ongoing series, Issues That Matter, immigration reform is the hot button issue at hand in Washington. Cameras captured nearly an hour of negotiations at the White House Tuesday between President Trump and a group of bipartisan lawmakers. Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss what was discussed and the unprecedented nature of the meeting.
"CBS This Morning" welcomes new co-host John Dickerson
CBS News' John Dickerson began his new role as co-host of "CBS This Morning" on Wednesday. Gayle King and Norah O'Donnell welcomed him to the broadcast and reflected on his own mother's legacy at CBS News. Nancy Dickerson was the first woman to be hired as a network correspondent at CBS.
Teacher forcibly removed after questioning superintendent's raise
A Louisiana school board is under fire after educator Deyshia Hargrave was handcuffed and arrested by a city marshal Monday night. At a board meeting, Hargrave had expressed frustration with the plan to give the superintendent a raise upwards of $35,000. Vladimir Duthiers reports.
Trump Calls Medina Spirit, Kentucky Derby Winner That Failed Drug Test, a 'Junky'
Medina Spirit tested positive for elevated levels of an anti-inflammatory steroid. Trump said the horse was a "junky" and that cheating is "emblematic of what is happening to our Country."
Top secret spy satellite a total loss for U.S. intelligence and taxpayers
An investigation is underway after a top secret U.S. spy satellite Zuma apparently failed to achieve orbit and disappeared. It was launched aboard a SpaceX rocket on Sunday, and defense company Northrop Grumman built the satellite, which cost billions of dollars. David Martin reports.
Sen. Feinstein riles GOP after releasing Fusion GPS transcripts
Republicans are furious with Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein for revealing closed-door testimony from the Russia investigation. She released more than 300 pages of comments from Glenn Simpson, the head of Fusion GPS, to the Senate Judiciary Committee back in August. Simpson's firm created the now-infamous dossier on President Trump that contains unsubstantiated evidence of his ties with Russia. Paula Reid reports.
31 local mayors come together for the STL Area Food Bank
Turkey vulture released back into the wild
Man recovers after being shot at gas station
UT's Rockets class of 2021 launch to graduation
Queen's first cousin allegedly trading on links to Putin and monarchy, UK media report
Prince Michael of Kent, Queen Elizabeth's first cousin, said Sunday that he "has no special relationship" with Russian President Vladimir Putin after an undercover journalistic investigation claimed he and a close friend were "secretly trading on their links" with Putin for profit.
Trump's immigration and DACA debates unfold on camera
A federal judge has temporarily blocked President Trump from ending the DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants from deportation. The ruling followed an immigration meeting with the president and members of Congress from both parties. Margaret Brennan reports.
Queen's first cousin allegedly trading on links to Putin and monarchy, UK media report
Prince Michael of Kent, Queen Elizabeth's first cousin, said Sunday that he "has no special relationship" with Russian President Vladimir Putin after an undercover journalistic investigation claimed he and a close friend were "secretly trading on their links" with Putin for profit.
100 French women say men unfairly "punished" by new "puritanism"
Film star Catherine Deneuve among signatories on open letter saying "legitimate protest against sexual violence" has gone too far.
Mick Maynard's Shoes: What's next for Marina Rodriguez after UFC on ESPN 24 win?
See whom Marina Rodriguez should fight next after her victory over Michelle Waterson in the UFC on ESPN 24 headliner.       Related StoriesMick Maynard's Shoes: What's next for Marina Rodriguez after UFC on ESPN 24 win? - EnclosurePhil Hawes taking 'baby steps' toward UFC middleweight champ Israel AdesanyaGregor Gillespie knew Diego Ferreira couldn't keep up exhausting pace: 'That's how I do it'
Boston news crew rescues stolen dog after suspect stops for interview
A stolen pooch was reunited with his owner in Boston after the alleged dognapper was spotted by a news crew and gave an interview.
North Carolina to redo congressional map
Federal judges ruled Tuesday that North Carolina's congressional district map drawn by legislative Republicans is illegally gerrymandered because of excessive partisanship that gave the GOP a rock-solid advantage for most seats and must quickly be redone.
Adam Kinzinger Attacks McCarthy for Changing Capitol Riot Stance, Praises Cheney Consistency
The congressman from Illinois compared the current state of the Republican Party to the sinking of the Titanic.
Trump lawyer files lawsuit against BuzzFeed over Russia dossier
President Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen filed a lawsuit Tuesday against BuzzFeed for publishing the infamous Russian dossier last year, according to court documents obtained by CBS News.
1/9/18: Red and Blue
White House invites cameras to record long stretch of immigration talks; Sen. Menendez helps jump-start a colleague's car.
1/9/18: CBSN Evening News
Deadly mudslides hit fire-ravaged area; True freshmen leads Alabama to title
McCarthy officially endorses Stefanik over Cheney in GOP House vote
House Republicans have scheduled a Wednesday vote on Cheney, who has been at odds with many in her party for voting to impeach former President Donald Trump for his role in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot and criticizing his claims that the 2020 presidential election was stolen.
North Korean athletes going to Winter Olympics
North and South Korea had their first direct talks in two years on Tuesday. Both sides agreed to have the North send athletes to compete at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, but will it lead to talks about Pyongyang's nuclear program too? Matthew Kroenig from the Atlantic Council joins "Red & Blue" to discuss next steps from South Korea, and what the Trump administration might do.
Two artists travel by foot, horseback & boat to recreate art from the 1800s
Family speaks tearfully of 14-year-old boy killed
Felon after road rage incident in Nashville
Vaccinations offered during UConn commencement
Trump suggests support for path to citizenship
CBSN political contributors Michael Graham and Molly Hooper join "Red and Blue" to discuss President Trump's bipartisan meeting on immigration policy Tuesday.
The Times' high school boys' basketball rankings
Sierra Canyon remains the No. 1-ranked team in the Los Angeles Times' boys' basketball top 25.
Deadly mudslides hit Southern California
Heavy rains have struck areas ravaged by wildfires months earlier. Loose Earth – left behind by destroyed trees and shrubbery -- have allowed floodwaters to bring mud and debris onto roads and into neighborhoods Tuesday. At least 20,000 people have been evacuated and at least a dozen were killed. CBS News correspondent Carter Evans joins CBSN to discuss the deadly destruction.
Watch McCarthy confirm support for Stefanik for GOP leadership post
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy has confirmed that he supports Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) for the role of House Republican conference chair, as Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) faces a vote to oust her from the influential GOP leadership post.
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Death toll rises in deadly California mudslides; Pastor gets standing ovation after confessing to "sexual incident."
White House says border wall has to be part of immigration deal
President Trump hosted a bipartisan group of lawmakers Tuesday to talk immigration. Axios editor in chief Nick Johnston joins CBSN to discuss what kind of consensus Republicans and Democrats might reach.
Nationals announcer accused of sexual misconduct, pulled from broadcast booth: report
F.P. Santangelo, the color commentator for the Washington Nationals, was removed from the broadcast booth during their game against the New York Yankees after accusations of sexual misconduct came about in a report from The Athletic.
Roger Stone Wants Americans to Punch 'Fat' Steve Bannon for Claiming Trump Has Alzheimer's
"If you see this fat disheveled load of sh** I strongly recommend that you punch him in the mouth as hard as you possibly can," Stone said. "Do it for America !"
Senators hear testimony on Cuba diplomat attacks
It's been more than a year since mysterious illnesses have befallen American diplomats who were stationed in Havana. While Senators heard testimony on the attacks, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has opened a new probe to investigate what happened at the Embassy. CBS News Radio Correspondent Steve Dorsey joins CBSN to discuss these latest developments.
Trump holds bipartisan immigration talks, riling Breitbart base
President Trump hosted Republicans and Democrats in the hopes of coming to a compromise regarding immigration reform. But Tuesday's attempt to reach across the aile drew the ire of Breitbart and other conservatives. CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett joins CBSN to discuss.
Bob Baffert suspended by Churchill Downs after Medina Spirit fails drug test
His horse's Kentucky Derby win is in jeopardy, but that's just part of the problem Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert is dealing with on Sunday.
"Stable Genius" bill proposes medical exams for presidential candidates
Democratic Pennsylvania Rep. Brendan Boyle is unveiling a bill called the "Stable Genius Act" that would require all presidential candidates to undergo a medical exam and publicly disclose the results before the election.
Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio plans to run for Senate
Former sheriff Joe Arpaio plans to run for Senate in Arizona. Arpaio was pardoned by President Trump over the summer after being convicted of defying a judge's order against racial profiling.
Meet Tua Tagovailoa, the freshman behind Alabama's dramatic win
Tua Tagovailoa helped the Alabama Crimson Tide beat the Georgia Bulldogs to win the college football playoff national championship Monday. As CBS News correspondent Mark Strassmann reports, the freshman quarterback has learned from some of the best.
NY Mets ace Jacob deGrom exits Sunday's game with right side tightness
New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom exited Sunday's game before the sixth inning.
Pastor gets standing ovation after confessing to "sexual incident"
Memphis pastor Andy Savage apologized for engaging in a "sexual incident" with a teenager decades ago, and got a standing ovation from his church. CBS News correspondent Jericka Duncan reports.
Meghan Markle's 'VAX LIVE' speech mentions daughter’s future in post-COVID world: 'Rebuild together'
Meghan Markle made a statement about the importance of coronavirus vaccines during Global Citizen’s VAX LIVE Concert.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy slams Dems for 'destroying' the country
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., argued on Sunday that in order to “defeat” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the socialist agenda, Republicans “need to be united.”