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Justices allow enforcement of new green card rule
A divided Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to put in place a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents
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Take an extra 60% off Banana Republic clearance during limited-time sale
Banana Republic is offering major markdowns on some of its most popular styles during its latest sale.  Shoppers can get an extra 60% off clearance clothing, shoes, jewelry, and more during the event, which lasts until February 1.  You can turn heads in a beautiful midi dress or take on the world with some chic...
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Longtime newsman Richard Esposito lands top spot at NYPD press shop
An award-winning newsman will take the helm of the NYPD’s press office as the new Deputy Commissioner for Public Information, Commissioner Dermot Shea announced Monday. Richard Esposito, a former New York Post reporter, will replace interim Deputy Commissioner Devora Kaye, an announcement from Shea’s office said. The top communications position in the NYPD has been...
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California hiker clings to cliffside by tree roots in video of dramatic rescue
A hiker’s nail-biting rescue from a California mountain on Saturday was captured on video after she slipped off the trail and clung to tree roots sprouting from the steep mountainside.
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Wife of Canada's first coronavirus patient tests positive; 19 under investigation
The wife of Canada's first confirmed patient with the fast-spreading Wuhan coronavirus also has tested positive for it at an Ontario laboratory, and 19 other suspected cases in Canada are under investigation, public health officials said on Monday.
Early Grammy ratings suggest 2020 on track with 2018 low
It was a night of high highs for artists like five-Grammy-winner Billie Eilish — and low lows, especially for the broadcast itself. The 2020 Grammys (see the full list of winners here) netted a 4.7 share among adults 18-49 and 16.5 million viewers during its Sunday night broadcast from the Staples Center in Los Angeles,...
YouTuber ImJayStation Claims Warrant Has Been Issued For His Arrest, Toronto Police Deny Warrant Exists
Jason Ethier, known as ImJayStation on YouTube, claims to have a warrant out for his arrest.
'Roughest' KFC installs fence between counter and customers for employee safety
They should have used chicken wire that had been Kentucky fried.
Mr. Peanut’s funeral commercial ‘paused’ in the wake of Kobe Bryant tragedy
The Super Bowl commercial depicts Mr. Peanut dying in a fiery crash.
U.S. Supreme Court allows Trump's 'public charge' immigration curb
The U.S. Supreme Court gave the go-ahead on Monday for one of President Donald Trump's hardline immigration policies, allowing his administration to implement a rule denying legal permanent residency to certain immigrants deemed likely to require government assistance in the future.
U.S. surveillance aircraft crashes in Afghanistan
The Taliban is claiming it shot down a U.S. surveillance aircraft in Afghanistan, but the Pentagon says there were no signs of enemy fire before the crash of the Bombardier E-11A. CBS News senior foreign correspondent Elizabeth Palmer joins CBSN with the latest.
Wall Street tumbles as virus fears hit travel, growth stocks
Wall Street's main indexes fell more than 1% on Monday as investors worried about the economic fallout of a virus outbreak in China that has prompted the country to extend the Lunar New Year holidays and businesses to close some operations.
CDC: 110 suspected coronavirus cases in US under investigation, number 'will only increase'
U.S. health officials described the outbreak as a "rapidly changing situation," but said the immediate health risk to the general public remains low.
Elizabeth Warren goes all in on electability in the final sprint to Iowa
Elizabeth Warren ended her town hall at a middle school gymnasium in Muscatine, Iowa, Saturday evening with a new closing message: "Fight back."
Pete or re-peat
The orneriest thing Iowans could do this cycle is make Buttigieg a contender.
Weather conditions and past aviation accidents shed light on fatal Kobe Bryant crash
Low clouds, fog, and mist were present
Mysterious shipwreck discovered in river may be 700 years old
Experts have found a shipwreck in the River Vistula in Poland that may date back to the medieval era.
Alabama fire chief confirms 8 deaths after fire destroys 35 boats
Boaters leaped into the water to escape a fire that consumed at least 35 vessels docked along the Tennessee River early Monday.
Super Bowl LIV: 10 ways to visualize what's at stake between Chiefs and 49ers
San Francisco's and Kansas City's young quarterbacks and potent units on both sides of the line of scrimmage could reshape Super Bowl history.
GOP Sen.: 'Facts of the case remain the same'
Republican Sen. John Barrasso dismissed a claim by former Trump aide John Bolton in a draft of his upcoming book that the president tied withholding military aid to Ukraine to the president's demand that Ukraine investigate Joe Biden. (Jan. 27)
The top 20 goals Americans hope to achieve in 2020
Getting their finances in order is Americans’ top goal for 2020, according to new research. But that’s not the only thing they’re hoping to accomplish — a new survey of 2,000 Americans found other goals included getting out of debt (35 percent) and becoming more organized (34 percent). And a third of respondents will try...
Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, Niall Horan jump on bar at Grammys 2020 party
The talented group sang along to each other's music.
US military plane crashes in Afghanistan
An investigation is underway to determine what caused a US military aircraft to crash in Afghanistan's Ghazni province Monday, a spokesperson for US Forces in Afghanistan confirmed, adding that there is "no indication" the plane was downed by enemy fire.
Saudi Arabia wants US troops to stay in Iraq, top official says
Saudi Arabia doesn't want US troops to leave Iraq and fears that a withdrawal could make the Middle East less safe, the country's Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud told CNN on Monday.
Doug Collins: 'Selective' leak from Bolton's book 'doesn't change anything' in impeachment trial
House Judiciary Committee ranking member Doug Collins, R-Ga., said Monday that a leaked bombshell excerpt from former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s forthcoming book “doesn't change anything” in President Trump's Senate impeachment trial.
Days after resigning, Jack Evans joins D.C. elected officials for Lunar New Year
Evans resigned before an expulsion for ethics violations, but marched alongside the mayor and council chairman.
Climate change's impact on Iowa voters
CBS News’ Natalie Brand traveled around Iowa speaking to farmers, environmental activists, business owners and the state’s secretary of agriculture about extreme weather conditions and how those situations and climate change are impacting voters.
Tesla shares fall as electric pickup truck competition heats up
Base price for the Rivian RIT pickup, which will go 230 miles on a charge, is $61,500.
Stephen King says Oscars are ‘rigged in favor of white people’
Someone give this guy an Oscar for flip-flopping. Less than two weeks after appearing to poo-poo the need for dedicated diversity efforts when it comes to Academy Awards recognition, best-selling author Stephen King is sounding off on the ongoing need for inclusion in the film industry. “I would never consider diversity in matters of art....
Who is John Bolton, the former national security adviser now a focus in Trump's impeachment trial?
Trump's former national security adviser has become the prime focus in the debate over witnesses in the Senate impeachment trial.
Fox News Host Says Trump Impeachment Trial Was on 'Fast Track' to Ending Without Witnesses Before Bolton Book Leak
'Fox & Friends' co-host Brian Kilmeade said no witnesses would have been called and the process would have promptly moved past that without this development.
Bolton lawyer implies that White House leaked book manuscript
The attorney for former national security adviser John Bolton released a scathing statement Monday implying that White House officials were responsible for the leak of details from his forthcoming book. “It is clear, regrettably, from The New York Times article published today that the prepublication review process has been corrupted and that information has been...
U.S. military confirms E-11a airplane crash in Afghanistan
The U.S. military confirmed on Monday a crash by an E-11A military aircraft in Afghanistan's Ghazni province but, despite claims by Taliban insurgents that they shot it down, said there were "no indications the crash was caused by enemy fire."
Chief says figure skating does not have culture of sexual abuse
U.S. Figure Skating executive director David Raith says sexual abuse is a "societal issue." Several of the sport's biggest stars disagree.
How social media is boosting small businesses in Senegal
In Senegal, small and medium enterprises make up an overwhelming majority of all businesses. CNN's Zain Asher explores the movement underway in Dakar to empower Senegalese business owners and grow the local marketplace.
Johnson & Johnson ‘pretty confident’ it can develop coronavirus vaccine
“We’ll see in the next few weeks how this goes,” said chief scientific officer Paul Stoffels.
In Tel Aviv, Green, Electrical Shared Scooters are a Blessing—And a Curse | Opinion
Electric scooters are helping people move about a massively congested cities with underdeveloped public transport—but poor regulation means accidents and injuries are rife.
‘Succession’ star admits her sex scenes are ‘very weird’
"Succession" star J.Smith-Cameron calls her sex scenes with Kieran Culkin "very weird."
Germany plans to evacuate citizens from Wuhan: Der Spiegel
Germany will become the latest country to evacuate its citizens from China's coronavirus-struck Wuhan region, with the German air force repatriating 90 Germans living in the area, Der Spiegel magazine reported on Monday.
Listen to Episode 26 of ‘Blue Rush’: Kobe Bryant Tribute, Super Bowl 2020 Preview feat. Jerome Bettis
Jimmy Failla and I open the newest “Blue Rush” podcast honoring Kobe Bryant, who was killed along with his daughter Gianna and seven others Sunday in a tragic helicopter crash. We discuss the sadness everyone is enduring losing an icon and the impact Bryant left on the world. We then move on to preview Super...
'Fresh Air' Remembers 'PBS NewsHour' Host Jim Lehrer
Lehrer, who died Jan. 23, was a nightly figure on PBS news for more than three decades, and moderated presidential debates in every election from 1988 through 2012. Originally broadcast in 1988.
New Book Presents A 'Secret History' Of Nuclear War Planning In America
In The Bomb, journalist Fred Kaplan reveals how U.S. presidents, their advisers and generals have thought about, planned for — and sometimes narrowly avoided — nuclear war.
How the ‘Kardashian effect’ is killing mascara sales
Is it time to bat an eyelash over an endangered beauty staple?
Everyone is making coffee wrong, experts claim
Wake up! You’ve been making coffee wrong this entire time! According to a study published last week in the academic journal Matter, we as a society have been making espresso incorrectly for a while now. At least that’s what scientists and mathematicians across the world think. In the study, “Systematically Improving Espresso: Insights from Mathematical...
Southern California radio stations will go silent at noon in honor of Kobe Bryant
A moment of silence will be held across Southern California radio stations Monday in honor of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, who died Sunday in a helicopter crash.
Accuser tells jury that Harvey Weinstein forced oral sex on her
One of the women who former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is charged with sexually assaulting told a jury on Monday that he forced oral sex on her in his New York City home in 2006.
Holocaust survivor, 94, forms unlikely friendship with with middle schooler
A Holocaust survivor in New York City didn't talk to anyone at the nursing home until a Middle school student said something that made her face light up.
The 1 big reason why the Des Moines Register didn't endorse Bernie Sanders
Sen. Bernie Sanders may win the Democratic Iowa caucuses a week from today. But he lost the coveted Des Moines Register endorsement to fellow liberal Sen. Elizabeth Warren over the weekend. And, in explaining why they opted for Warren over Sanders, the Register's editorial board hits on a key question that the Vermont democratic socialist will need to answer in the coming weeks and months.