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Airbnb appeal for ‘contributions’ to hosts with empty homes sparks outrage
Airbnb is encouraging users to make donations to its “hosts” who’ve been hit hard by the coronavirus crisis — sparking outrage Tuesday over the “tone deaf” appeal. A Twitter user in London posted a screenshot of an email, in which the short-term rental company said that “hosts on Airbnb are impacted by COVID-19, and many...
Rockets’ Russell Westbrook was at Vegas club one month before testing positive for COVID-19: report
Houston Rockets’ Russell Westbrook was out partying at a Las Vegas club exactly one month before he tested positive for COVID-19.
Will and Jada Pinkett Smith Played Us All
Their infamous Red Table Talk episode was a feat of brand management, obscuring more than it ever “revealed.”
NBA bubble fits Clippers' Patrick Beverley to a 'T'
Clippers guard Patrick Beverley relied on hustle and exploiting any edge to carve a place for himself in the NBA, so selling T-shirts in Orlando, Fla., seems fitting.
Biden His Time
Staying out of the spotlight has been a smart move for Joe.
Denver Nuggets' Nikola Jokic returns to team in Orlando's NBA bubble
Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic made another step in his progress toward returning to play after testing positive for COVID-19.
Lost dog tag returned to family of deceased Marine
A family discovered a dog tag while kayaking in Ohio on the Fourth of July. After posting about it on Facebook, the lost dog tag was eventually returned to the family of a Marine who had died after an accident 46 years ago. Chip Reid has the story.
Mitch McConnell warns Kentucky about coronavirus surge as Trump downplays pandemic
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has been crisscrossing Kentucky and delivering a sober analysis of the country's struggle with the coronavirus pandemic, imploring Americans to wear masks and warning in blunt terms that it's unclear how long the virus will continue to wreak havoc on the country.
Does sanitizing the NYC subway help kill COVID-19? Experts weigh in
New York City shut down its subways overnight and tested powerful ultraviolet lamps to disinfect seats, poles and floors to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Ex-NYC subway boss Andy Byford doesn’t want to be London’s ‘Tube Daddy’
New York’s former “Train Daddy” Andy Byford has a new gig running London’s transportation system — but don’t call him “Tube Daddy.” Byford — who oversaw the Big Apple’s subways before abruptly resigning in February — demurred when asked by the Evening Standard whether his nickname would live on in London, where the underground is...
Patriots plan to cut attendance to 'about 20 percent' amid pandemic concerns
The New England Patriots are planning to have fans in the stands this year but are maxing out at around 20 percent capacity, the team announced Tuesday.
Hundreds of Marine volunteers take part in COVID-19 research program
The military is researching the effects of COVID-19, and trying to determine why young people seem more resistant to the virus’s effects. Volunteers at The Citadel in North Carolina are providing saliva, nasal swabs and blood samples to help the research. Mark Strassmann reports.
Katie Pavlich decries potential indictment of armed St. Louis couple as a 'miscarriage of justice'
"The Five" co-hosts Katie Pavlich and Greg Gutfeld reacted Tuesday to the revelation by St. Louis homeowner Mark McCloskey -- who along with his wife Patricia brandished legally-owned firearms when confronted by Black Lives Matter protesters at their home last month -- that "the rumor is" the couple will be indicted shortly over the incident.
Jennifer Grey to star in and executive produce new dance-themed film
A new untitled dance movie is taking shape at Lionsgate, set in the 1990s and starring and executive produced by "Dirty Dancing" Golden Globe nominee Jennifer Grey. While details are being kept quiet, there’s some rumblings that a new "Dirty Dancing" movie could be in the works. Sources aren’t confirming, but they aren’t putting the idea in a corner either.
Who gets a ballot this fall? States have limited time to decide whether to allow vote-by-mail
With less than four months until Election Day, states have limited time to decide whether vote-by-mail will be permitted as states grapple with how to hold a safe election amid the coronavirus pandemic.
LAPD officer sues city over sexually harassment claims, alleges Mayor Garcetti didn't try to stop it
A Los Angeles police officer who once served as part of Mayor Eric Garcetti's security detail claims one of his advisors sexually harassed him for several years in the presence of the mayor, who did nothing to stop it, according to a lawsuit.
Covering up the camera could damage your laptop: Apple
Don't cover your camera, Apple has warned MacBook users — it could break your display.
Biden criticizes Trump's response to coronavirus
Joe Biden ridiculed President Trump's response to the coronavirus outbreak and criticized Mr. Trump for failing to listen to his own medical experts like Dr. Anthony Fauci. A new CBS Battleground Tracker poll finds Biden ahead or close to the president in Arizona, Texas and Florida, the current COVID-19 hotspots. Ed O'Keefe reports.
How to best see Comet NEOWISE before it fades into space
Get out this week and look up to see Comet NEOWISE, the most spectacular comet in decades.
LAPD officer accuses top Garcetti advisor of sexual harassment
An LAPD officer who worked on Mayor Eric Garcetti's security detail is suing the city, alleging he was sexually harassed by Rick Jacobs, a Garcetti advisor.
First coronavirus vaccine tested in U.S. moves forward
Nearly two dozen possible COVID-19 vaccines are in various stages of testing around the world. Candidates from China and Britain's Oxford University also are entering final testing stages.
France gives health care workers "historic" pay raises
"I just wish it didn't take a pandemic for us to be seen and heard," one health care worker said.
Pompeo 'gravely concerned' by Lam’s warning that Hong Kong possibly violated Beijing 'security law'
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he was gravely concerned over the remarks made by Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam.
Trump talks coronavirus and policing in exclusive interview
In an exclusive interview with CBS News, President Trump defended his response to the coronavirus pandemic, insisting that despite long lines and long waits, testing is "working well." Mr. Trump also discussed the ongoing controversy surrounding the Confederate flag. Catherine Herridge spoke with the President at the White House.
'Glee' star Naya Rivera died from drowning, autopsy rules
An autopsy issued by the Ventura County Medical Examiner's Office has ruled that actress Naya Rivera died as a result of drowning.
US allies once seemed cowed by China. Now they're responding with rare coordination
In 2017, China's Xi Jinping made a speech in Davos calling for global cooperation on free trade and climate change. It was a sign he was ready to commmit China to the rules-based order. Three years later, the warmth in the room at Davos has gone.
Biden unveils clean energy plan
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is boosting his commitment to "a clean energy future" with a $2 trillion clean energy and infrastructure plan, which he says will create "millions" of jobs and move the U.S. closer to a carbon-free future. Watch his remarks.
Justice Ginsburg hospitalized for possible infection
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital on Tuesday after experiencing fever and chills Monday night. Ginsburg's health has been under scrutiny recently, especially among liberals who are worried about her eventual retirement and what it would mean for the court. Paula Reid reports.
'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' returns to the studio without an audience
Fallon and his band returned to NBC's Rockefeller Center headquarters in New York City on Monday.
Police Investigate Incident Where Officer Appeared To Use Knee To Restrain Suspect
Allentown, Pa., police released a video showing police subduing a man. Part of the video shows an officer placing a knee to the man's neck, drawing comparisons to the George Floyd incident.
How many hot dogs can a human possibly eat? Science finally has an answer
Science has finally provided an answer to that all-important question: How many hot dogs can a human eat? The answercomes from an analysis of 39 years of data from the annual Nathan's Famous Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest.
The Women Fighting Domestic Violence During the Coronavirus
We know domestic violence is spiking under lockdown — we just don’t know the details. Here are women who do.
‘Dirty John’ Finale: Where are Betty Broderick and Her Children Today?
Here's everything we know about the real Betty Broderick story.
How the Islanders’ deal with Ilya Sorokin unfolded
Ilya Sorokin’s new deal with the Islanders relied on a little bit of faith. The prized goalie prospect signed a one-year, entry-level contract and a one-year contract extension for the 2020-21 season, the team announced Monday. By signing now, Sorokin can burn this season, which will count toward his service time, and become a restricted...
Los Angeles superintendent defends schools going online-only to start school year: 'Health and safety first'
Los Angeles Unified School District superintendent Austin Beutner told "Your World" Tuesday that his district, the nation's second-largest, will start the 2020-21 academic year with online-only classes "because that's where health and safety take us."
Carole Baskin tricked into wishing high-profile pedophile a happy birthday
“Tiger King” star and animal activist Carole Baskin fell prey to a comedian’s prank — and ended up wishing a happy birthday to a high-profile Australian pedophile. The founder of Big Cats Rescue — who shot to fame as Joe Exotic’s nemesis on Netflix’s “Tiger King” documentary — blew disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris a kiss...
Squirrel tests positive for bubonic plague in Colorado, health officials warn
A squirrel in Colorado has tested positive for the bubonic plague.
Hospitals overwhelmed as Florida reports record virus deaths
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is bringing 3,000 nurses, many out of state, to deal with the rapid rise of COVID-19 patients. Hospitals in Arizona and Texas are struggling to deal with the surge of patients. Manuel Bojorquez reports.
Pence urges Louisiana schools reopen amid surge
Vice President Mike Pence insisted Tuesday schools should reopen to in-person instruction for students, making the point in Louisiana as the state has reemerged as one of the nation's hot spots for the coronavirus. (July 14)
Trump vows to sign immigration executive order: 'We're going to be taking care of DACA'
"Even conservative Republicans want to see something happen with DACA," Trump said.
Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyer cites ‘Molotov-tossing’ attorneys in bail bid
Ghislaine Maxwell‘s lawyer tried arguing in Manhattan court Tuesday that his client should be freed on bail — because the pair of city attorneys accused of tossing a Molotov cocktail in a cop car were. Maxwell lawyer Mark Cohen used the pair’s case, as well as others including that of shamed Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff,...
Jake Tapper tears into Cuomo for touting New York's COVID response: There are 'more than 32,000 dead New Yorkers'
CNN has largely refrained from offering critical coverage of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, but anchor Jake Tapper tore into him on Tuesday after the Democrat appeared on late-night TV and unveiled merchandise touting his state's response to the virus.
NYC Sanitation Department serving airline food to quarantining residents
What could be more appetizing? Airplane food is being served by the city Sanitation Department as part of the Big Apple’s emergency coronavirus food program, The Post has found. The two firms that supply America’s major airlines with in-flight meal service scored contracts worth a combined $35.5 million to provide the prepackaged meals to the...
Marines help battle COVID-19 through cutting-edge study
It's one of COVID-19's many mysteries: why do young people more easily neutralize the virus?
Police officer saves unresponsive baby
9-year-old killed, teens injured in shooting
Baby's birthmark resembles twin that died