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Truck driver survives massive fire after New Jersey Turnpike crash

Drivers on the New Jersey Turnpike saw giant fireballs and explosions after two tractor-trailers collided. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers shows that one truck was completely engulfed in flames.
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The Story Behind TIME’s ‘Climate Is Everything’ Cover
To illustrate the dramatic effects of climate change on our interconnected world for the April 26 issue of TIME, we turned the cover canvas over to “an artist who paints without a paintbrush.” Malaysian artist Red Hong Yi spent two weeks creating an image that is part sculpture, part performance art. She and her six-person…
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What the Protests in Northern Ireland Could Mean for the Future of Its Peace
In recent weeks, Molotov cocktails, bricks and bottles have met barricades and water cannons as towns and cities in Northern Ireland faced some of their worst rioting in years. Mobs made up mainly of teenagers from both loyalist and republican neighborhoods have clashed with police, who struggled to keep both sides apart at a “peace…
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Our Digital World Can Deliver a Greener Industrial Future
The globalization of manufacturing has transformed some of the world’s poorest nations to unprecedented levels of economic prosperity. But the resulting increase in poorly controlled emissions and eco-degradation has caused unsustainable levels of local air and water pollution, destabilizing the climate and threatening biodiversity. Just as the vast development of technology hastened this cycle of…
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Our Planet Faces Twin Climate and Nature Crises. Here’s How We Can Tackle Both
Nature and climate are inextricably linked. Nature loss drives climate change and vice versa. Right now, both are in crisis. Repairing our natural climate—reversing deforestation, for example, or conserving ecosystems to sequester and store carbon—addresses both these crises. So-called natural climate solutions are one of the most important and cost-effective ways to stay on track…
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Vanessa Nakate: How Educating Girls Will Help Combat the Climate Crisis
When you think of climate solutions, you probably think of renewable energy or electric vehicles. But while we need these kinds of innovations, there are other powerful solutions we are not paying proper attention to. There exists an environmental solution that can reduce inequality, build resilience to the climate crisis and reduce emissions all at…
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The Pandemic Remade Every Corner of Society. Now It’s the Climate’s Turn
On her third day as the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Marcia Fudge phoned the White House. She had taken over an agency with a role to play addressing a range of crises as the lack of affordable housing in U.S. cities has left hundreds of thousands homeless and millions more in financial straits.…
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My old job was erased when I was on medical leave. Doesn’t the job I return to have to be the same?
Under federal family and medical leave protections, your employer has to offer you the same or an equivalent position to the one you held previously. But what does an "equivalent position" look like? And what if the old position was part of the reason you needed the medical leave in the first place?
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NYPD Commissioner William Bratton on ISIS threat in U.S.
The United States is on alert after the attacks in Brussels. With more on how the nation's largest city is responding to the terror threat, New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton and Deputy Commissioner for Intelligence and Counterterrorism John Miller join CBSN.
U.S. airlines waive rebooking fees to Brussels: #CBSNBusiness
After the terror attacks in Brussels, multiple U.S. airlines are waiving rebooking fees for customers. Those headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch's Hena Daniels at the New York Stock Exchange.
Lone wolf attacks complicate fight against ISIS
After the deadly terror attacks in Brussels, the fight against ISIS may change in the coming days. The threat of ISIS is more apparent than ever, and lone wolf attacks in airports or concert halls are extremely difficult to thwart. With more on the ISIS fight, James Carafano from the Heritage Foundation, a foreign policy think-tank in Washington, joins CBSN.
Two Brussels terror suspects identified
A manhunt is underway for the suspected bomb-maker for ISIS that is connected to both the Paris and Brussels terror attacks. Authorities have also identified two of the suicide bombers from surveillance video as brothers Khalid and Ibrahim Bakraoui. CBS' Charlie D'Agata has more on the Brussels terror investigation.
Adam Peaty ahead of schedule for Olympics after another 100m blast
World record holder Adam Peaty declared himself ahead of schedule for the Tokyo Olympics after swimming the fastest 100m breaststroke of the year at the British selection trials in London on Wednesday.
Adam Peaty's world record breaststroke masterclass (2017)
World record breaststroke swimmer Adam Peaty shows Christina Macfarlane how to perform the ideal breaststroke in 2017.
Ted Cruz defends proposal to patrol Muslim communities
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz picked up an important endorsement from his former rival, Jeb Bush. He is also celebrating a win in Utah's caucuses. But Cruz is facing a backlash over his proposal to target Muslim Americans after the Brussels attacks. On Tuesday after the bombings, he said, "We need to empower law enforcement to patrol and secure Muslim neighborhoods before they become radicalized." Cruz joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss why he is proposing the policy.
They met at an airport and fell in love
A mutual friend put Finnish New Yorker Irja Uotila in touch with Mexican local Jesus Estrella during her 12-hour airport layover in Mexico City. Thirty years later Irja and Jesus are married with a daughter living in New York.
New concerns about "soft targets" after Brussels attacks
Stepped up security in the wake of the Brussels attacks could be the new normal at airports across the U.S. The pair of explosions at Brussels Airport happened near the check-in desks in the departures hall. That's outside the more secure area where travelers pass through security screeners, and experts often refer to these locations as "soft targets." Kris Van Cleave reports.
Ashli Babbitt's Lawyers Say Capitol Rioter Was 'Not an Immediate Threat' When Shot
The Department of Justice said the Capitol Police officer who shot her on January 6 would not face criminal charges.
Morell on Brussels manhunt for suspected bomb-maker
Former CIA deputy director and CBS News senior security contributor Michael Morell joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the significance of the manhunt for suspected bomb-maker Najim Laachraoui and the network of terrorists in Europe.
What to make of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause? Dr. Wen, who got J&J herself, says not to worry
CNN Medical Analyst Dr. Leana Wen explains what the Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause means, especially for people who have received that vaccine and those who are scheduled to receive it. Dr. Wen -- who herself got the J&J dose -- weighs in on what you should look out for if you recently got it.
CBSN Originals | The Diversity Dilemma
This CBSN Originals Documentary in the "Speaking Frankly" series examines when diversity measures can be helpful or harmful.
Why Mars? The fascination with exploring the red planet
Humans have sent robots to explore Mars for decades because it's accessible, similar to Earth and could be the next planet we land on in our quest to explore the solar system.
Joe Biden Once Called Court-Packing 'Bonehead Idea': 'Terrible, Terrible Mistake'
Biden has previously dismissed the idea of putting more justices on the court, but a new bill seeks to add four more.
Dodgers' Justin Turner hits home run, destroys fan's nachos
Los Angeles Dodgers star Justin Turner hit a solo home run in the third inning in the team’s win against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night and completely destroyed a fan’s nachos.
Special Report: Brussels attacks suspect reportedly arrested
Belgian media outlets reported that Najim Laachraoui, a suspect in the Brussels terror attacks, was arrested Wednesday morning in the city of Anderlecht. Laachraoui is also suspected of involvement in the November attacks in Paris. Anne Marie Green anchors this CBS News Special Report, with Holly Williams reporting from Brussels.
Manhunt underway for Brussels attack suspect
A manhunt is now underway for a man seen in a security photo suspected of perpetrating the Brussels attack. CBS News Senior National Security Analyst Juan Zarate joins CBSN with analysis.
3/22: Dozens dead, hundreds wounded in Brussels terror attacks; Molenbeek: Brussels' terrorism hotbed
ISIS has taken responsibility for the coordinated bombings of the airport and a subway station in Brussels, Belgium; a section of Brussels called Molenbeek has become a breeding ground for ISIS
Voters head to polls in Arizona, Idaho and Utah
Voters in Arizona, Idaho and Utah head to the polls to cast their votes in the latest round of presidential primary voting. CBS News senior political editor Steve Chaggaris, Former Mike Huckabee senior communications advisor Hogan Gidley and Democratic strategist Lynda Tran join CBSN with political analysis.
White Army officer seen on video threatening Black man is charged
Protesters turned up at Jonathan Pentland's South Carolina home. He was charged with third-degree assault.
Security challenges in European cities
The Brussels terror attacks raise questions about the reluctance of European security services to communicate with each other and share intelligence. European policy analyst Thomas Klau joins CBSN to discuss.
Mormon missionaries among injured in Brussels attacks
Several American Mormon missionaries were among the injured in the terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium. CBS News' Danielle Nottingham joins CBSN to discuss.
Surveillance of terror suspects increased in US
Surveillance of terror suspects has been increased in the United States after the terror attacks in Brussels. CBS News Homeland Security correspondent Jeff Pegues joins CBSN with the latest details.
NYC police perspective on Brussels attacks
The terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium, raise concerns about how to police neighborhoods and search for terrorists. NYPD Deputy Commissioner of Intelligence John Miller has security analysis for CBSN.
Brussels attacks cause concerns about vulnerabilities in US
The Brussels attacks raises concerns about terrorism in the United States and how it can be stopped. Heritage Foundation vice president James Carafano joins CBSN to discuss.
Real Madrid team bus window smashed by soccer fans ahead of Champions League tie in Liverpool
Liverpool has condemned "a few individuals" for their "shameful behavior" after fans smashed a window of the Real Madrid team bus ahead of the Champions League quarterfinal on Wednesday.
Real Madrid team bus window smashed by soccer fans ahead of Champions League tie in Liverpool
Liverpool has condemned "a few individuals" for their "shameful behavior" after fans smashed a window of the Real Madrid team bus ahead of the Champions League quarterfinal on Wednesday.
5 things to know for April 15: Covid, White House, voter suppression, Russia, China
Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day.
As Auto Industry Goes Electric, Can It Avoid A Battery Bottleneck?
As automakers from General Motors to Volkswagen bet big on an electric future, fears are rising about whether the world's supply of batteries can keep up.
DHS increases security after Brussels attacks
Security around the United States has been heightened after the terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium. CBS News' Michelle Miller joins CBSN from New York City's Times Square with the latest details.
These Six Senators Voted Against Anti-Asian Hate Crime Bill Debate
The Senate voted 92-6 in favor of progressing the bill, proposed following recent attacks on Asian Americans, to debate.
Terror attacks in Brussels, Obama continues Cuba visit: #CBSN10 trending stories
Terrorist attack the airport and subway in Brussels, President Obama speaks about the attacks in Cuba, former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford dies at age 46 and more are among today's trending stories.
Diplomacy—Blemishes and All—is the Best Way to Deal With Iran | Opinion
Diplomacy is extremely difficult work. But the absence of diplomacy creates even more problems.
Toxic Attempts to Explain the Inexplicable | Opinion
Conspiracy theories arise from a deep-seated human instinct to try to explain the inexplicable.
Russian magazine raided, journalists charged by authorities
The office of a Russian magazine for students was raided and several of its editors were temporarily detained by authorities on Wednesday morning, after the publication expressed its support for jailed Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny, according to DOXA magazine.
Russian magazine raided, journalists charged by authorities
The office of a Russian magazine for students was raided and several of its editors were temporarily detained by authorities on Wednesday morning, after the publication expressed its support for jailed Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny, according to DOXA magazine.
Brussels attacks illustrate security concerns
Questions have been raised about the efficacy of global security systems after the multiple terror attacks in Belgium. Former U.S. Army Intelligence Officer Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer joins CBSN to discuss.
Simone Biles toying with returning as an event specialist at 2024 Paris Olympics
Simone Biles has won a record five all-around titles at world championships, and is the most-decorated gymnast, male or female, with 25 world medals
Why did attacks happen in Brussels?
Terrorists chose Brussels, Belgium, to illustrate their ability to strike at the heart of Europe's government. CBS News' Elaine Cobbe has the latest details for CBSN.
Analysis of terror attacks in Brussels
The terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium left dozens dead and hundreds injured and prompted security concerns worldwide. CBS News senior security contributor Michael Morell joins CBSN with security analysis.