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Massive storm, strained airports expected to snarl weekend travel
The storm is expected to cause major travel headaches at airports nationwide with the government shutdown, now in day 28
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:03:42 +0000)

Trump "personally instructed" Cohen to lie to Congress about Moscow business: report
Rep. Adam Schiff, the new chairman of the House Intelligence Commitee, says he will "do what's necessary" to investigate a bombshell new report. Two unnamed law enforcement sources involved in the investigation tell Buzzfeed News that President Trump "directed his longtime attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about negotiations to build a Trump Tower in Moscow." Paula Reid reports.
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:30:33 +0000)

Government shutdown that began over border security now a petty political battle
Talks to end the partial government shutdown are on hold, and the relationship between the key figures on each side is under new pressure. President Trump abruptly denied permission for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to use military aircraft for a trip to visit troops in Afghanistan. That followed Pelosi's request for the president to delay his State of the Union address during the shutdown. Ed O'Keefe reports.
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:28:40 +0000)

Snowstorm and TSA staffing strain to snarl holiday weekend travel
The winter storm this weekend is likely to cause big headaches at airports across the country. All major U.S. airlines are allowing passengers flying in the path of the storm to change their flights for free. The storm is likely to add to the stress airport workers feel because of the government shutdown. Kris Van Cleave reports.
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:26:59 +0000)

Eye Opener: Trump grounds House Speaker Pelosi
President Trump abruptly denied permission for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to use military aircraft for a trip to visit troops in Afghanistan. Also, a powerful winter storm in the Midwest is heading East, bringing snow, freezing rain, and ice to more than 100 million Americans this holiday weekend. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds. Get the Eye Opener delivered straight to your inbox.
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:25:02 +0000)

Lawsuit: Disabled woman raped at Florida health care facility
The family of a 23-year-old "non-verbal, immobile" woman is suing a Florida health care facility, charging she was raped and impregnated while living there. But authorities say they haven't been able to find DNA evidence of a pregnancy.
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:07:38 +0000)

Rep. Donna Shalala on the wall: "No one is building the Great Wall of China anymore"
Rep. Donna Shalala, a freshman Democrat, sat down with Major Garrett on this week's episode of The Takeout
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:51:51 +0000)

Disabled woman, 23, raped, impregnated in health care facility: Suit
Lawsuit alleges she was living in facility in Pensacola, Florida when it happened, but authorities say they can't find DNA evidence of a rape
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:06:26 +0000)

A bipartisan immigration bill lawmakers think Trump might support
Two Florida congressmen, one from each major party, have introduced a bill to grant Venezuelans in the U.S. Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:20:40 +0000)

Man sentenced in fatal stabbing of Morgan Freeman relative
Prosecutors say Lamar Davenport, 33, stabbed his girlfriend E'Dena Hines multiple times while under the influence of alcohol and drugs in August 2015
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:08:40 +0000)

El Chapo mistress describes "naked" drug lord's escape
"He took off running. He left us behind," Lucero Guadalupe Sanchez Lopez said Thursday in Joaquin Guzman's drug trafficking trial
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 04:10:39 +0000)

1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting outside Texas church
Harris County Sheriff's department said they're looking for a person in connection to Thursday night's incident
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:23:10 +0000)

Boston Red Sox manager mulls skipping White House visit
Alex Cora indicates he may pass on the White House celebration of his team's World Series title due to president's policies toward Puerto Rico
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:22:30 +0000)

How to watch "Star Trek: Discovery" season 2
New season of "Star Trek: Discovery" premieres Thursday on CBS All Access
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 04:06:22 +0000)

How social media is increasingly influencing how politicians do their jobs
She may be the youngest member of the House, but Democrats are turning to Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to learn how to master social media. However, she's not the only politician with a knack for social media. Dan Patterson, CNET senior producer, and Christina Capatides, director of social media and trending content for CBS News, join CBSN's "Red & Blue" with analysis.
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:50:38 +0000)

Philadelphia aims to combat "public health crisis" of gun violence
Police data show there were 351 homicides in Philadelphia in 2018 — the most homicides in the city in over a decade
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:26:57 +0000)

Military wife surprises her fellow officer husband after 8 months in Iraq
Jamie Douglas decided she wanted to surprise her husband once she got home
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:14:45 +0000)

White House calls off Davos trip for top officials
The announcement came shortly after President Trump canceled House Speaker Pelosi's trip overseas to visit troops
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:15:52 +0000)

Military couple's emotional reunion after months apart caught on camera
When 2nd Lt. Jamie Douglas returned from eight months in Iraq, she decided to surprise her husband, who is also a 2nd Lt. Their emotional reunion was caught on camera. Mark Strassmann has their story.
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 03:48:19 +0000)

Women's March faces dip in attendance as founders confront controversy
Nationwide, only 280 sister marches are planned for Saturday, compared to over 600 the inaugural year
(Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:12:19 +0000)