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Severe storm threat level raised for the South

Portions of the South are at a greater risk for storms producing tornadoes and damaging winds. CNN Meteorologist Tyler Mauldin has the timing.
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Petri Dishes with Alexandra Petri (April 27 | 11 a.m. ET)
Humor columnist Alexandra Petri takes your questions and comments on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
More Americans are turning to solar energy to power their homes
Solar tiles and panels are growing in popularity with homeowners as they become more affordable.
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Oregon teacher: White educators should be 'just as bold' as Capitol rioters in anti-racism push
An Oregon school district hosted a diversity summit in which participants encouraged White educators to be as bold as Capitol rioters and pressured others into pursuing "anti-racist" ideology.
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Oakland, CA police chief weighs in on Columbus police-involved shooting
Oakland, California Chief of Police Leronne Armstrong weighed in Thursday on the police shooting of 16-year-old Ma'Khia Bryant in Colombus, Ohio.
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COVID-19 antibodies found in dogs in Washington state, officials say
More than a dozen dogs in Washington state have tested positive for COVID-19 antibodies, indicating they were once exposed to SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes a COVID-19 infection. 
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Amazon plans to start shipping service
Amazon is reportedly looking to go head to head with UPS and FedEx by starting its own shipping service. The service would handle not only Amazon orders, but would be available to other retailers as well. editor Nicholas Thompson has more on that and Facebook's new product for businesses.
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New York man catches, then releases, possible record-breaking bass
Big fish come and go.
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Dickerson's debate history: Reagan zings Mondale in 1984
John Dickerson recalls one of Ronald Reagan's most memorable zingers from a 1984 debate against then-Democratic nominee Walter Mondale.
Biden avoids confronting China over climate in Earth Day speech with world leaders
President Biden urged world leaders to act quickly and together to confront the consequences of Earth's changing climate, but notably did not specifically address heavy polluters like China.
Christie and Cuomo update on Hoboken train crash
At least one person is dead and about 100 are hurt after a commuter train crash in Hoboken, N.J. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie held a news conference on the crash. See their full remarks.
House Democrats Pass Bill To Make D.C. The 51st State
The effort to make Washington, D.C. the 51st star on the U.S. flag has never had more support. But the measure's fate in the Senate is uncertain.
New details on Hoboken, N.J. train crash
Dozens of people were injured on Thursday morning when a train crashed into the platform in Hoboken, N.J. CBS News' Tony Dokoupil reports from the scene, and former NTSB chairman Mark Rosenker explains what might have gone wrong.
Alec Baldwin to play Trump on "SNL"
Alec Baldwin will portray Donald Trump when the 42nd season of "Saturday Night Live" premieres this week. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers has the details.
New video: Inside the New Jersey train crash site
New video from inside the Hoboken train terminal as crews work their way through the crash scene.
NFL exploring changes to scouting combine, AP source
The NFL is exploring changes to the annual NFL scouting combine to improve the professional and medical experience for draft prospects, a person familiar with those discussions told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
Charles Osgood tribute: Elvis Duran
The radio host pays homage to a broadcast news veteran.
Charles Osgood tribute: Harry Smith
The former "Early Show" anchor pays tribute to the longtime host of "Sunday Morning."
Hoboken train crash: What we know
A packed commuter train crashed into New Jersey's Hoboken station at the height of rush hour. Now, scores of people are injured, some critically, and prayers are coming in from around the world
What will the NTSB look for in the Hoboken train crash?
The train crash in Hoboken is being investigated by the National Transportation Safety Board. The crash killed at least one person and injured over 100. CBS News contributor and former NTSB chairman Mark Rosenker explains what the investigation will entail.
For Marc and Pau Gasol, family comes first
NBA greats Marc and Pau Gasol find the best way to enjoy the off-season is in their native country of Spain, enjoying home-cooked meals with family and friends. 60 Minutes Sports traveled to Barcelona to spend time with the tight-knit Gasol family and learn more about the brothers' rise to NBA stardom. New edition of 60 Minutes Sports airs Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME.
CBS News' Steve Capus describes the deadly Hoboken train crash
CBS Evening News Executive Producer Steve Capus was on the scene of the deadly Hoboken train crash. He describes what happened to CBS News correspondent Jim Axelrod.
Man Says He's Missing $10,000 in Stimulus Checks, Tax Refunds Because IRS Thinks He's Dead
People across the country have learned that once the IRS thinks your dead, it's not easy to prove you're alive.
Trump defends his Miss Universe comments, questions Clinton's health
Donald Trump continues to defend his remarks about a former Miss Universe, and is trying to refocus attention on questions about Hillary Clinton's health. CBS News' Major Garrett discusses Trump's latest string of attacks.
The bloody details of Rockets guard Sterling Brown’s strip club assault: ‘Could have died’
Houston Rockets guard Sterling Brown entered the wrong van after leaving a strip club and was beaten in a bloody scene that left those close to him fearing for his life, according to The Athletic. Brown and several teammates went to the Booby Trap around the time Sunday turned to Monday and the team arrived...
Witness in front car of N.J. train describes "big crash"
More than 100 people are injured in a high-speed commuter train crash in Hoboken, New Jersey, across the Hudson River from New York City. Our partners at WCBS Radio report at least three people were killed when the crowded New Jersey Transit train rammed into Hoboken station. The impact collapsed part of the station's roof. Jim Axelrod reports.
States pursuing laws to curb Zuckerberg spending on elections
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan spent $350 million on election administration during 2020, prompting a growing number of state lawmakers across the United States to say "no, thanks" when it comes to accepting any private money to run future elections.
Transit worker: Most of the first train car was completely destroyed
Several deaths and more than 100 injuries are reported after a commuter train crashed into a terminal in Hoboken, N.J.. Transit worker Michael Larson describes the horrific scene.
House passes DC statehood bill to make district 51st state after heated floor debate
The divided House Thursday passed legislation to make Washington D.C. the 51st state and to grant its more than 700,000 residents full representation in Congress.
Widow of officer killed in 2020 riot makes plea to Joe Biden: Demand peace in our communities
Ann Dorn, the wife of retired St. Louis police captain David Dorn, who was shot and killed during the violence and looting that followed widespread protests over racial injustice in June, slammed President Biden's remarks on the demonstrations and trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, saying the president should demand peace.
Shimon Peres on Face the Nation in 1975
Former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres, who passed away this week, sat for an interview with "Face the Nation " in 1975 to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, broader Middle Eastern politics, and more
Les McKeown, frontman of 70s teen sensation Bay City Rollers, dies aged 65
Scottish singer Les McKeown, who achieved global superstardom in the 1970s as the lead vocalist of tartan-garbed pop titans the Bay City Rollers, has died, his family confirmed Thursday. He was 65.
Bay City Rollers frontman dies aged 65
Scottish singer Les McKeown, who achieved global superstardom in the 1970s as the lead vocalist of tartan-garbed pop titans the Bay City Rollers, has died, his family confirmed Thursday. He was 65.
A ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ Marathon Is Coming to Disney Channel
Together! Together! Come on, lets have some fun!
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Do you have questions about the Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines? Let us know.
UFC 264 adds Dricus Du Plessis vs. Trevin Giles to lineup
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Injury woes have Nets tumbling down NBA power rankings
Just a few weeks remain in the NBA regular season, but quite a few teams refuse to start buckling down. The Nets experienced one of the biggest drops this week, as the Eastern Conference favorites fell outside the top five. At some point, these guys have to play together or they’ll be in danger of...
U.K. apologizes for racism in commemoration of WWI dead
"Whilst we can't change the past, we can make amends and take action," U.K. defense minister says.
Man who set off pipe bomb in NYC subway gets life in prison
Akayed Ullah apologized before the judge sentenced him, calling the crime "barbaric and heinous."
'How I Met Your Father' Release Date, Cast, Trailer and Plot Details
Hillary Duff is leading the cast while "This Is Us" showrunners Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger are taking the helm.
'We have to do something': James Cameron returns to the ocean for 'Secrets of the Whales'
James Cameron and National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry talk new documentary series 'Secrets of the Whales,' arriving on Disney+ on Earth Day
When is Spider-Man Coming to Disney+?
Good news! Spider-Man is heading to join the rest of the MCU on Disney+.
Train passenger describes deadly crash in Hoboken, N.J.
Joe Breen was on the New Jersey Transit train that crashed into the terminal in the Hoboken station. He joins CBSN by phone and emotionally describes the chaotic scene.
FCS draft prospects generally opted not to play this spring
There’s a common thread linking most of the Football Championship Subdivision players who expect to hear their name called in the NFL draft.
"The train simply did not stop"
WFAN's John Minko was at the train station in Hoboken, N.J., when a commuter train crashed into the terminal, causing a number of serious injuries. Minko joins CBSN with a firsthand account of what happened.
Conservationists grapple with decades of stormwater runoff pollution
The Environmental Protection Agency calls polluted runoff "one of the greatest threats to clean water."
15 sustainable fashion brands to fill your closet
From Everlane to Rothy's, these are the fashion brands that are making strides to be more sustainable and eco-friendly year-round.
Special Report: N.J. commuter train crashes at Hoboken station
A New Jersey train packed with commuters crashed into a station in Hoboken, just across the Hudson River from New York City's Financial District. Witnesses say the train ran into the station at high speed. There are preliminary reports of many injuries. "CBS This Morning" co-hosts Gayle King and Norah O'Donnell anchor this CBS News Special Report, with "CBS Evening News" executive producer Steve Capus and CBS News transportation correspondent Kris Van Cleave reporting.
Commuter train crashes into station in Hoboken, N.J.
Injuries are reported after a New Jersey Transit commuter train crashed into the terminal in Hoboken, N.J. during the morning rush hour. CBS News' Steve Capus describes the scene.