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Yield Curve Steepens As Prices Drop on Long Term U.S. Government Bonds

The yield curve—the difference in yields for short-term and long-term debt—has sharpened dramatically in recent weeks as investors have sold off bonds maturing five-years or more into the future while shorter-term bonds have held steady.
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American Airlines responds to flight diversion after fight over racial slur: 'Disturbing and unacceptable'
American Airlines confirmed that flight 776, bound for LAX from Dallas-Fort Worth on Feb. 24, landed early in Phoenix due to an in-flight customer altercation.
Cuomo facing calls to resign after another former aide accuses him of sexual harassment
New York politicians are increasingly calling for Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo to resign after a second former aide accused him of sexual harassment. Cuomo issued an apology over the weekend, but New York Attorney General Letitia James will lead an investigation into the allegations. CBS News national correspondent Jericka Duncan joined "CBSN AM" with the latest.
Washington Post fact-checker forgets Biden's been president for the last month
The Washington Post's Glenn Kessler fact-checks politicians for a living, but on Sunday he got a fact-check of his own after a clumsy attempt to rip former President Donald Trump.
Calls for Governor Cuomo to resign grow as second woman comes forward alleging sexual harassment
New York Governor Cuomo is facing calls to resign after a former aide becomes the second woman accusing him of sexual harassment. Cuomo said he is handing the investigation over to the state attorney general. Jericka Duncan reports.
Gavin Newsom Faces Backlash After Posting TikTok Video From Inside Closed Restaurant
The video was filmed in a restaurant in Fresno County in California. Restaurants in the area currently do not allow indoor dining due to the high infection rate for COVID-19.
Republicans have no coherent message to oppose covid relief
Senate and House Republicans aren't reflecting their constituents
Matchup roundup: New UFC and Bellator fights announced in the past week (Feb. 22-28)
All the UFC and Bellator fight announcements that were broken or confirmed by MMA Junkie in the past week.      Related StoriesSkid over, Alexis Davis 'can breathe again' and is ready for next levelUFC Fight Night 186 post-event facts: Ciryl Gane, Magomed Ankalaev extend streaksDustin Jacoby got past an 'oh s**t' moment to beat Maxim Grishin at UFC Fight Night 186
Taylor Swift Calls Out Netflix For 'Deeply Sexist' 'Ginny & Georgia' Joke
"2010 called and it wants its lazy, deeply sexist joke back," Taylor Swift tweeted on Monday as Netflix continues to face backlash.
Tornadoes Fast Facts
Read Tornadoes Fast Facts on CNN and learn more about twisters, or the funnel-shaped clouds that form under thunderclouds and contain rapidly rotating air.
Texas attorney general sues electric company Griddy that sent huge bills during storm
Texas' attorney general filed a lawsuit against Griddy Energy and Griddy Holdings for "false, misleading, and deceptive advertising and marketing practices" after the company sent sky-high electricity bills to customers during February's devastating winter storm.
Mexican president should call out Biden for creating new border 'crisis': Mark Morgan
Former Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Mark Morgan said former President Donald Trump’s criticisms of President Joe Biden’s immigration policies at CPAC were “spot on,” arguing that Biden’s “radical, open border policies” have created a “crisis” at the U.S. Southern Border.
Hospital Worker Accused Of Stealing Almost $1,000 From COVID Patient's Wallet
Yolanda Curtis-Deliz, 46, a certified nursing assistant at AdventHealth Heart of Florida, is charged with grand theft.
Jamal Khashoggi Fast Facts
View Jamal Khashoggi Fast Facts on CNN and learn more information about the life and murder of the Saudi journalist.
CBS releases teaser for Harry and Meghan's Oprah Interview
The clips from the interview, which will air on March 7, show an emotional Price Harry who compares his split from the royal family to the experience of his mother, Princess Diana.
Collin Morikawa gets choked up talking about Tiger Woods, grandfather after victory
Collin Morikawa came away with the victory at the Workday Championship on Sunday and got choked up while talking about Tiger Woods and his grandfather afterward.
Romney, Cotton Acknowledge $10 Minimum Wage Only 'Close' to What Workers Earned in 1968
A recent economic analysis found that the Republican senators' proposal would provide a wage hike to just 3.2 percent of workers by 2025.
Mitt Romney Fast Facts
Read CNN's Fast Facts about Mitt Romney and learn more about the Republican US senator from Utah.
Trump has almost settled on his post-attempted-insurrection marketing pitch
The former president and real-estate pitchman refines his patter.
Man Shoots Himself in the Leg at Victoria's Secret Store, Flees With Woman
After reviewing CCTV footage, the police determined the shooting to be accidental. No other injuries were reported.
Nepal Fast Facts
Read CNN's Fast Facts about Nepal, a mountainous country in the Himalayas.
Kaley Cuoco celebrates Golden Globes loss with pizza, champagne on her kitchen floor
Kaley Cuoco celebrated her Golden Globes loss to "Schitt's Creek"'s Catherine O'Hara with a hilarious Instagram post on Sunday.
QAnon followers read the tea leaves in Donald Trump's CPAC speech
The QAnon netherworld was abuzz with excitement after former President Donald Trump spoke Sunday at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida. The movement devoted to a variety of conspiracy theories is spreading the notion that Trump will be reinstated as president on March 4 -- this Thursday. CBSN technology reporter Dan Patterson joins "CBSN AM" to talk about the latest from the increasingly mainstream QAnon universe.
2010 Chilean Mine Rescue Fast Facts
Read CNN's Fast Facts about the 2010 rescue of 33 miners from a collapsed mine in the Atacama region of northern Chile.
Trump’s big CPAC lie unmasks a vile truth. Democrats ignore it at their peril.
Trump just told us exactly what Republicans will do to retake power.
Trump’s biggest CPAC lie unmasks a vile truth. Democrats ignore it at their peril.
Trump just told us exactly what Republicans will do to retake power.
'Pokémon Go' Landorus Raids: Counters and Everything You Need to Know
Trainers will find the Incarnate Forme of Landorus in Raids for a limited time.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson on aliens, supervolcanoes and other cosmic queries
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is taking on the big questions of the universe in his new book "Cosmic Queries." Tyson talks to “CBS This Morning” about life beyond Earth, what NASA's Perseverance rover could find and how looking to the sky can help people in times of isolation.
Biden faces criticism for failing to sanction Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi's killing
President Biden is facing growing criticism for failing to sanction Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. This comes as sources tell CBS News the State Department will highlight a "reset and recalibration" of the U.S. relationship with Saudi Arabia. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joins CBSN with details on that, plus Mr. Biden's upcoming meeting with the president of Mexico and the latest on his COVID relief plan.
Mike Pence Lags Well Behind Key GOP Contenders for a 2024 Presidential Run in CPAC Poll
Only 1 percent of CPAC attendees surveyed said they would vote for Pence if the GOP primary for president were held today.
Ratko Mladic Fast Facts
Read CNN's Ratko Mladic Fast Facts for a look at the life of former leader of the Bosnian Serb army, indicted for genocide and other war crimes.
Nordic nations tighten restrictions as cases surge
Johnson & Johnson CEO touts "ease" of single-shot vaccine distribution
4 million doses are being shipped out Monday of the newly-approved coronavirus vaccination, with 100 million promised by end of June.
Atlanta Courthouse Shootings Fast Facts
View CNN's Fast Facts about Brian Nichols and the Atlanta courthouse shootings of March 2005.
Odal Rune History: From Norse Alphabets to CPAC Nazi Symbol Claims
The rune emerged in Scandinavia in the Migration Period, but in more recent times has been adopted by Nazi German military units and modern neo-fascist groups.
Tracee Ellis Ross on natural hair, brand "Pattern," lack of diversity in Hollywood Foreign Press
Golden Globe-winning actress Tracee Ellis Ross joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how her journey to love and accept her hair inspired her brand "Pattern." Plus, Ross discusses the lack of diversity in the Hollywood Foreign Press Association that decides the Golden Globe winners.
Johnson & Johnson: Shots may be in Americans’ arms within next 2 days
Johnson & Johnson said Monday that its newly approved single-dose COVID-19 vaccine has already been loaded onto trucks — and could be in Americans’ arms within two days. “It’s literally on trucks as we’re talking,” J&J CEO Alex Gorsky told NBC’s “Today” show. “We think literally within the next 24 to 48 hours, Americans should...
How to care for your wood cutting board so it lasts a lifetime
Wood cutting boards aren't hard to maintain, but they do require a little bit of attention.
Haditha Killings Fast Facts
Read CNN's Haditha Killings Fast Facts and learn more about the 2005 killings of 24 civilians in Haditha, Iraq.
‘Ginny & Georgia’ Stars Felix Mallard and Sara Waisglass Were Honored to Portray an ASL Family
Meet the actors behind the twins who rock Ginny's world.
‘RHOBH’ alum Eden Sassoon calls out Dorit Kemsley’s alleged plastic surgery
She took to Twitter to criticize her look.
France’s Sarkozy convicted of corruption, sentenced to jail
PARIS — A Paris court on Monday found French former President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of corruption and influence-peddling and sentenced him to one year in prison and a two-year suspended sentence. The 66-year-old politician, who was president from 2007 to 2012, was convicted for having tried to illegally obtain information from a senior magistrate in...
'Miracle' Dog Appears Weeks After Going Missing in Michigan Apartment Fire
The black-and-white chihuahua puppy was spotted around 14 days after the blaze to the surprise and delight of its owner.
Biden meeting with Mexico president amid efforts to roll back Trump immigration policies
President Biden is set to meet with Mexican President Manuel López Obrador Monday afternoon amid the migrant crisis and as the new administration has taken steps to roll back Trump-era immigration policies.
How Collin Morikawa honored Tiger Woods with girlfriend and dog’s help
Although Collin Morikawa didn’t get the opportunity to honor Tiger Woods with his wardrobe on Sunday, the 24-year-old golfer hopes he made his boyhood idol proud with his three-shot win at the WGC-Workday Championship. “Tiger means everything to me,” Morikawa told reporters after the victory. “Yes, he had the crash and thankfully he’s alright and...
Lawyer for El Chapo’s wife Emma Coronel Aispuro says leak was ‘designed to kill her family’
The lawyer for El Chapo’s wife on Monday blasted the federal sources who spoke to the media about her alleged cooperation — saying that the leak “was designed to kill her family.” Jeffrey Lichtman, who represented Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman and is now defending his wife Emma Coronel Aispuro, 31, was grilled on reports that...
George Floyd's brother joins protest anthem project
The brother of George Floyd plays drums on a forthcoming album of protest anthems. Terrence Floyd is fulfilling a dream of his late brother, who once dabbled in music in Houston's hip hop scene. (March 1)
Tom Cotton rips $1.9T stimulus package: It's the 'swamp' looking after itself
Sen. Tom Cotton R-Ark., slammed Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus bill Monday, calling it a "payoff" to democratic constituencies and an example of "the swamp" looking after itself.
Pompeo slams Biden administration for release of Jamal Khashoggi report
Speaking to Fox News on Sunday afternoon, the nation's former top diplomat made the remarks after being asked about the Khashoggi report being declassified for the public to see.