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Man convicted of arranging wife's murder gets life
Kashif Parvaiz was convicted in February of scheming with his Massachusetts girlfriend to kill his wife and make it look like a random attack in 2011.
(Fri, 22 May 2015 14:17:09 -0400)

Temple professor accused of sharing sensitive technology with China
Chairman of physics department offered to make China a leader in the field of superconductivity, prosecutors say
(Fri, 22 May 2015 14:18:57 -0400)

California oil spill's cause could take months to find
Broken oil pipeline spills thousands of gallons of crude into the sea with slicks stretching for miles along coast
(Fri, 22 May 2015 14:04:42 -0400)

Prosecutors weigh charges against engineer in deadly Amtrak crash
Brandon Bostian could face criminal charges if authorities find he was reckless or negligent before deadly derailment in Philadelphia
(Fri, 22 May 2015 13:56:59 -0400)

Minnesota man linked to ISIS threatened to kill FBI agents, prosecutors say
Another man accused of trying to join militant group allegedly told friends he'd "spit on America" at the U.S.-Mexico border
(Fri, 22 May 2015 13:36:33 -0400)

Chris Kyle's widow, Taya, remembers family man and patriot in "Note to Self"
On this Memorial Day weekend, CBS News commemorates one unique service member: Chris Kyle. The Navy SEAL was America's deadliest sniper. His widow, Taya, writes about love and the loss of her husband in this installment of our Emmy-nominated series, "Note to Self."
(Fri, 22 May 2015 13:24:29 -0400)

“48 Hours” investigates millionaire tried three times in wife’s disappearance
With two murder convictions overturned, wealthy New York businessman Cal Harris faces a third trial in his wife’s mysterious 9/11 disappearance. Will a third jury think he’s a killer? Erin Moriarty joins "CBS This Morning" to preview Saturday’s “48 Hours.”
(Fri, 22 May 2015 13:16:28 -0400)

Taya Kyle's "Note to Self"
The widow of Chris Kyle, America's deadliest sniper, writes about love and the loss of her husband
(Fri, 22 May 2015 10:03:05 -0400)

Eye Opener at 8: Texas floodwaters threaten homes
A look back at what we've been covering on "CBS This Morning."
(Fri, 22 May 2015 12:24:29 -0400)

Should employers pay more for after-hours email?
Off-the-clock emails are prompting a lawsuit and possible legislation regarding overtime pay. In a new Pew Research poll, 39 percent of workers say smartphones have made their working hours more flexible, but 35 percent say they are also putting in longer hours. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how this lawsuit could impact overtime pay laws.
(Fri, 22 May 2015 12:00:30 -0400)

This Morning from CBS News, May 22, 2015
Pizza crust helps put D.C. mansion murder suspect in custody, and America's top cop tells CBS News how growing up with prejudice set her up for her new gig
(Fri, 22 May 2015 11:57:18 -0400)

Days of drenching rain swamp Texas towns
Parts of the southern Plains will see more drenching rain Friday. The powerful system could produce severe weather through the holiday weekend. Areas from Kansas to Texas are at the highest risk. Drivers in Corpus Christi waded through floodwaters. Vicente Arenas reports from Wichita Falls, Texas.
(Fri, 22 May 2015 11:38:35 -0400)

New Attorney General Loretta Lynch defends Patriot Act, NSA
Lynch is expressing serious concerns about losing some surveillance powers now protected by the Patriot Act. It's a contentious law because it allows the government to collect data on almost every phone call in the U.S. Norah O'Donnell sat down with the government's chief attorney in her first interview in office.
(Fri, 22 May 2015 11:36:29 -0400)

D.C. mansion murders suspect captured after massive manhunt
Daron Dylon Wint was arrested late Thursday night, five miles from the family's burned mansion. Police say he played a role in the deaths of Savvas and Amy Savopoulos, their 10-year-old son, Philip, and their housekeeper Veralicia Figueroa. Wyatt Andrews reports.
(Fri, 22 May 2015 11:30:29 -0400)

Eye Opener: Authorities apprehend suspect in D.C. mansion murders
Daron Dylon Wint is now in custody. Also, flash flooding in Texas puts millions at risk over the Memorial Day weekend. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.
(Fri, 22 May 2015 11:20:29 -0400)

New roller coasters, new thrills
Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of roller coaster season; so plan your summer thrills with a look at the biggest, boldest and brand spanking new coasters of 2015
(Wed, 20 May 2015 19:10:52 -0400)

RockPaperRobot brings physics to your home
When you think of astrophysics, you probably don't think of furniture, but one designer is trying to change that
(Thu, 21 May 2015 19:09:01 -0400)

Two men nabbed on terror-related charges in Calif.
Report: The "homegrown violent extremists" planned to head overseas to aid terror groups
(Fri, 22 May 2015 09:24:19 -0400)

Bringing rocket science to design
Jessica Banks was an astrophysicist at NASA; then she started RockPaperRobot and innovated the design of furniture and homes by incorporating advanced physics.
(Fri, 22 May 2015 09:35:00 -0400)

Colorado theater shooting jurors see graphic autopsy photos
Coroner testifies at trial of James Holmes, accused of killing 12 people in shooting rampage at suburban Denver movie theater in 2012
(Fri, 22 May 2015 01:52:19 -0400)