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What triggered air traffic system failure over weekend?

A computer glitch in Virginia this weekend spread travel misery from New York to Florida, with nearly 4,000 flights delayed and 650 canceled, according to Kris Van Cleave reports on the outrage over the outage.
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Flight cancellations cause major headache
Snow, ice, and rain are about the only things flying in the Northeast -- more than 3,000 flights are cancelled. As David Begnaud reports, more delays and cancellations are expected -- and misery at the airports is accumulating.
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Icy roads cause deadly wrecks in South
In the Carolinas, ice and freezing rain is putting residents in danger. Weather-related car wrecks have killed at least five people down South and power outages are starting to pile up. Mark Strassmann reports.
Epic blizzard arrives in the East
The first signs of the major blizzard forecasted to hit the East Coast have arrived. The snowstorm is already being blamed for at least six deaths. Kris Van Cleave reports on what to expect.
Daunte Wright's Brother Dallas Doesn't Believe Police Killing Was an Accident: 'Straight Bulls***'
"For them to call it an accident or a mistake, to be honest, it's just straight bullsh*t," Dallas Wright said about the fatal police shooting of his brother Daunte Wright.
Bond market guru zeroes in on key reason for global markets' recent wild ride
Rick Rieder of investment firm BlackRock told CBS News in Davos, Switzerland, that the Federal Reserve is in an unusually tricky spot with little room to maneuver as a slowing economy in the United States potentially derails the central bank's plan to raise interest rates.
Federal official: CDC, FDA taking reports of blood clots and J&J Covid-19 vaccine 'seriously'
US health agencies are taking concerns about blood clots and the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine "seriously" and are working to assess whether the shot is associated with a very small increased risk of rare blood clots, a federal official told CNN.
Microplastics in our air 'spiral the globe' in a cycle of pollution, study finds
Tiny bits of plastic from your packaging and soda bottles could be traveling in the atmosphere across entire continents, carried by winds, a new study found.
Face the Nation 2016 diary, January 22: GOP elites weigh Cruz vs. Trump
In the January 22 entry of the "Face the Nation" 2016 diary, John Dickerson discusses why some GOP leaders aren't exactly thrilled by the current leaders of the party's presidential primary.
Protests erupt in Minnesota following fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright
Protesters and police clashed for a second night Monday outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department after the fatal shooting of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, during a traffic stop.
Daunte Wright 'should still be alive': Kerry Washington, Trevor Noah speak out
Trevor Noah discussed Daunte Wright in a Monday segment of the "Daily Show" as George Takei wrote he's "too heartbroken for words."
Plane rolls off runway at Chicago O'Hare International
No injuries were reported after an airplane slid off a runway at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Former NTSB Chairman Mark Rosenker joins CBSN with the latest details.
Josh Hawley reveals plans to break up big corporate power: ‘No corporation’ should control politics
Sen. Josh Hawley unveiled new legislation to bust up corporate control over politics and restore power in American hands on 'Tucker Carlson Tonight'
Oregon trooper saves 2-year-old on busy road
An alert Oregon trooper averted a tragedy when he spotted a runaway 2-year-old running down the middle of a highway. The tot had slipped away from his parents at a nearby community center. KOIN's Amy Frazier has the story.
Doctor caught on camera attacking an Uber driver
A Miami doctor has been placed on administrative leave, after she was caught on camera attacking an Uber driver who wouldn't give her a ride. The video has quickly gone viral. "48 Hours" Crimesider's Graham Kates joins CBSN with more on what happened.
Marriott CEO weighs impact of Paris terror attacks on hotel industry
Arne Sorenson, chief executive of the hotel chain Marriott International, told CBS News at Davos, Switzerland, how the company addresses terror threats around the world following recent attacks at tourist attractions and resorts. He said Marriott's business in Paris plunged 25 percent in December after the attacks there, but predicted a recovery by March.
Trust counts at World Economic Forum
Edelman COO Matt Harrington explains how the issue of trust is resonating with CEO's at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
This Day in History: April 13
Thomas Jefferson is born; Right-to-die advocate Dr. Jack Kevorkian is sentenced in Pontiac, Mich. to 10 to 25 years in prison for second-degree murder.
Flexible robot a new advance in surgery
Surgeons at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center are using a new flexible robot to perform delicate head and neck operations, resulting in quicker recovery time. Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Donald Trump gets flack from top GOP conservatives
Republican front-runner Donald Trump has been targeted by the right wing's top conservatives. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett joined CBSN to discuss National Review's campaign against Trump.
18-year investigation ends in actor's arrest
Almost two decades after being kidnapped and tortured, a woman learns her attackers have been captured. One of those attackers turns out to be a recognizable actor. Erin Moriarty from 48 Hours has the story.
Hannity: Police are under attack but 'you won't see much outrage from the media mob'
In his opening monologue Monday, 'Hannity' host Sean Hannity reported on the dangerous state of policing in America, recounting the near 100 law enforcement officers who have been killed in the line of duty in the first few months of the year
D.C. steps up blizzard preparation
Washington D.C. steps up its storm preparation after some flurries halted the entire city. CBS News correspondent Kris van Cleave has the details.
PHOTO: Armed Civilians Stand Guard Outside Brooklyn Center Store
As riots rage on the streets of Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, armed civilians are photographed standing guard outside a business to keep looters away.
Wizards continue to thrive against West’s best, snap Utah’s home winning streak at 24
Bradley Beal, supposedly on a minutes restriction, scores 34 points in 37 minutes and Russell Westbrook adds another triple-double to lead Washington to 125-121 win on the road over the team with the NBA's best record.
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Global political and business leaders are meeting at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Follow the "CBS This Morning" Snapchat account for a behind-the-scenes look.
What Mercury in retrograde means and how it works
Mercury in retrograde happens four times this year, and the celestial event is getting a lot of attention. Some think the planet’s movements can hurt communication, technology, travel and more. Michio Kaku, CBS News' science and futurist contributor and physics professor at the City University of New York, joins “CBS This Morning” to explain what's going on.
L.A. County Sheriff Calls on National Guard to Prepare, Prevent Riots
Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva told an interviewer Monday evening that he had alerted the California National Guard to be ready for rioting after an officer-involved shooting in Minnesota on Sunday was followed by a second night of rioting.
How the US hit its vaccine stride
The US is now vaccinating its population at five times the rate of the global average, but that doesn't mean the rollout here didn't have its challenges. Dr. Sanjay Gupta explores how the US was able to overcome a frustratingly slow start to getting millions of doses administered every day.
How the US hit its vaccine stride
With an average of 3.1 million doses of Covid-19 administered each day, the United States is on pace to hit another vaccination milestone: Half of adults in the country are expected to have received at least one dose of the vaccine by the end of this week.
Harris comments on Daunte Wright shooting, says family deserves answers
Vice President Kamala Harris took to Twitter late Monday to comment on the Daunte Wright shooting and said his family needs “justice and healing” as the investigation plays out.
The Knicks refuse to go away
Listen, if you want you can focus on who wasn’t playing at Madison Square Garden Monday night. Anthony Davis wasn’t playing at the Garden. He hurt his calf in February, won’t rejoin the Lakers for another couple weeks. The Lakers missed him, you bet. LeBron James wasn’t playing at the Garden. He hurt his ankle...
A survivor’s story and a shocking suspect on “48 Hours”
A woman survives a brutal attack. Eighteen years later, a shocking arrest – an actor from an Austin Powers movie. Erin Moriarty joins "CBS This Morning" to preview this Saturday’s “48 Hours.”
Tucker Carlson sneers at critics as he doubles down on 'replacement theory' remarks
A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter.
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Could Be Working on XFL-CFL Title Game
According to Front Office Sports, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is working on a potential title game between the XFL and CFL champions.
Snowboarder accused of setting off avalanche speaks out
Snowboarder Christian Mares triggered an avalanche last week while riding with friends at the Sugar Bowl Resort, a popular ski destination northwest of Lake Tahoe. Now he's speaking out about the scary experience and possible criminal charges. The resort says he was riding in an area that's been off-limits for years. Vinita Nair reports.
On this day: Supreme Court legalizes abortion
On Jan. 22, 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court found that a woman's right to privacy extended to her right to make her own medical decisions, including having an abortion. A look back at the Roe v. Wade ruling that is still under fire today.
Top conservatives rip Trump in National Review manifesto
Donald Trump faces a new challenge from the right, with the National Review, a leading conservative magazine, putting out a manifesto "Against Trump" that's signed by 22 Republican and Tea Party figures. The magazine calls Trump a "political opportunist," a "huckster," and a "menace to American conservatism." In response, the Republican Party dropped the National Review as a co-partner of a debate in Houston next month. Major Garrett reports.
Thousands of flights canceled as blizzard moves northeast
The massive winter storm is causing a widespread travel mess. About 2,300 flights have been canceled for Friday, and around the same number of flights are scrapped for tomorrow. Travelers along the East Coast are seeing the worst of it. David Begnaud reports from the Philadelphia International Airport.
‘American Idol’ mystery overshadows the show as a frontrunner drops out with no explanation
"Idol" host Ryan Seacrest said Wyatt Pike dropped out of the competition and offered no other explanation, which sent viewers into a frenzy.
Winter storm could bring up to three feet of snow in D.C.
As the snow storm moves north from North Carolina, many regions including Washington, D.C., are under states of emergency. Up to three feet of snow could fall in D.C., where a little more than an inch of snow was enough to cripple the city earlier this week. Kris Van Cleave reports on Washington’s preparations for the blizzard.
Rougned Odor’s ‘edge’ is making Yankees take notice
DUNEDIN, Fla. — Rougned Odor’s stint with the Yankees has gotten off to a promising start. After providing the go-ahead hit in Sunday’s win over the Rays, Odor sparked the Yankees’ offense in Monday’s 3-1 win over the Blue Jays with a one-out single in the fifth. “All his at-bats were pretty competitive,’’ Boone said....
Tom Brady Gushes Over Julian Edelman Connection as Edelman Retires From NFL
"You had an amazing football journey, an amazing life journey in New England," Tom Brady said of Edelman, who was one of Brady's best targets as a Patriots teammate.
'60 Minutes' panned for segment using viewer mail to justify DeSantis report: 'This is embarrassing'
"60 Minutes" faced yet another round of backlash after airing a segment Sunday that appeared to use viewer mail to justify the previous week's botched report on Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Melinda Gates: Empower women, eradicate poverty
Melinda Gates spoke to CBS News in Davos, Switzerland about gender inequality and how to empower women of all economic backgrounds in order to eradicate poverty. She also talked about her GAVI Alliance initiative which focuses on funding for vaccines, and how this should be a top priority globally in order to prevent high infant mortality rates.
UK judge: Vladimir Putin "probably" approved poisoning of ex-spy
A British judge says Russian President Vladimir Putin "probably" ordered the poisoning of former KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko after he defected to Britain. The Woodrow Wilson Center's Will Pomeranz discussed the allegations with CBSN.
Nolte: Rural Trump Voters Already Live in the Safe, Tolerant Utopia Leftists Claim to Want
Life in Rural America (which is where Republican Trump voters live and govern), is clean, safe and racially tolerant. Most places in America where life is dirty, polluted, dangerous, violent, and plagued with racial hate and race riots, are cities that are almost exclusively populated by and governed by Democrats.
Authorities received repeated warnings in months before three young siblings were killed
There were numerous reports about the welfare of three Reseda toddlers before they were killed Saturday, allegedly by their mother.
Blockbuster snowstorm heading for East Coast, Michigan governor may testify over Flint water: CBSN10 Trending stories
Millions of Americans brace for a potentially crippling winter storm, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder may be called to testify before Congress over the Flint water crisis, and more of the stories you're clicking on.