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NYPD used secret cell tracking technology 1,000 times since '08, group says
Federal guidelines require a warrant be routinely obtained to use the technology, but the rules don't apply to local law enforcement
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:26:25 -0500)

Dad says he found out about daughter's death on TV
The father of a 13-year-old girl who police say was slain by a Virginia Tech student spoke out on "Dr. Phil" Wednesday
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:01:43 -0500)

Plane lands in Los Angeles after declaring emergency
Report that all the passengers on board the flight headed to Los Angeles International Airport were on oxygen
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 19:45:05 -0500)

Arrest in case of U.S. nanny found dead in Austria
A 24-year-old man from the Gambia is in custody in Switzerland on suspicion of murder, Austrian officials say
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:44:58 -0500)

N. Korea orders military takeover of inter-Korean factories
North Korea said it was responding to Seoul's shutdown order by immediately deporting the hundreds of South Koreans who work at the complex
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 19:02:14 -0500)

Last armed occupiers surrender in Oregon standoff
Holdouts' surrender plays out over phone call streamed online hours after arrest of occupation leader's father, Cliven Bundy
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:55:43 -0500)

5 indicted in NYC gas explosion that killed 2
Authorities say the defendants set up an illegal gas delivery system before the March 2015 explosion
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:09:04 -0500)

Cleveland apologizes for $500 ambulance bill sent to Tamir Rice's family
Mayor says overdue claim, filed to Rice's medical insurance company as part of routine procedure, has now been withdrawn
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:04:56 -0500)

​Cornell frat president pleads not guilty to sex assault
Wolfgang Ballinger is accused of ttempted rape, criminal sexual assault and sex abuse
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:05:18 -0500)

74-year-old in wheelchair arrested in heroin bust
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration labeled the raids "Operation Deals on Wheels"
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:46:58 -0500)

Feds accuse prison guards of taking bribes, drug trafficking
Dozens indicted in federal effort to crack down on contraband, criminal activity in Georgia prisons
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:42:35 -0500)

Gunfire that killed Calif. baby likely aimed at dad
The shooting sparked a plea Wednesday from the mayor of Compton for residents to renew the fight against gang attacks
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:01:05 -0500)

Son reveals details about gunman who killed Maryland deputies
Jeremy Evans said his father, David Evans shot his mother 20 years ago and she believed he was there to hurt her Wednesday when she alerted authorities
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:04:26 -0500)

​Deputy, civilian pilot killed in Calif. plane crash
Sheriff One, Tulare County's "Eyes in the Sky," had assisted in arrest of suspect when two-seater struck mountainside
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:45:05 -0500)

Officers rescue distraught woman from S.F. bridge
2 California Highway Patrol officers called "true heroes" after assisting possibly suicidal woman on ledge of the Bay Bridge
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:31:43 -0500)

​Cleveland to Tamir Rice estate: Kindly pay $500 ambulance bill
Attorney blasts city's demand that family of 12-year-old shot and killed by police should pay EMS charges
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:35:54 -0500)

This Morning from CBS News, Feb. 11, 2016
Bernie Sanders sits down with Scott Pelley to discuss his "political revolution" as the candidates eye their next steps on the Election 2016 roadmap
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:21:42 -0500)

Behind the scenes of TSA's new training academy
CBS News gets the first access to TSA's unprecedented move to improve airport security
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:53:33 -0500)

Hunting for deadly pythons in Florida with the "snake whisperer"
Tom Rahill is among hundreds taking part in a month-long "Python Challenge" in the Florida Everglades, hunting for Burmese pythons
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:16:09 -0500)

Fire forces dozens to flee fishing boat way off Hawaii
Crew gets onto life rafts, small boats before Coast Guard gets help to scene
(Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:07:35 -0500)