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Washington, D.C., locks down as inauguration events kick off

Vehicles checked. Roads blocked. The National Mall shut down. The nation's capital increasingly locked down on Saturday ahead of President-elect Joe ...
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He wanted me dead.” Stalking victim on former relationship with killer

In September 2016, Grapevine, Texas, police responded to a gruesome discovery in a park. Jackie Vandagriff, a 24-year-old college student, had ...
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The evidence that convicted Charles Bryant

As Caitlin Mathis began her freshman year at the University of North Texas (UNT) in Denton, she broke up with Bryant ...
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Live Updates: Washington, D.C., locks down as inauguration events kick off

Vehicles checked. Roads blocked. The National Mall shut down. The nation's capital increasingly locked down on Saturday ahead of President-elect Joe ...
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Climate scientists sound the alarm on a climate “tipping point”

President-elect Joe Biden has promised to rejoin the Paris Agreement and to implement policy addressing climate change. Some scientists say time ...
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Reflecting on the history and significance of presidential inaugurations

For the first time in 152 years, the incoming and departing presidents won't be together during an inauguration. CBS News chief ...
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“Helps the soul”: Chorus finds a way to perform from cars

At the start of the pandemic, a choir rehearsal in Washington state was a super spreader event. That stopped the music ...
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Chicago man harassed after being wrongly identified on social media as Capitol Hill rioter

Internet sleuths on social media played a role in identifying those involved in the Capitol Hill riot. But David Quintavalle, a ...
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Moon rocket test firing aborted after engine shutdown

Engineers test fired the first stage of NASA's gargantuan Space Launch System rocket for the first time Saturday, but the planned ...
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Sotomayor slams “unprecedented rush” in federal executions

Shortly after 1 a.m. on Saturday, Dustin Higgs became the 13th person since July to be executed by the federal government ...
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Heightened security measures in place ahead of Biden’s inauguration

Heightened security measures are in place in Washington and across the country ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration this week. CBS ...
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Confronting the racism behind Capitol attack

2020 was marked by months of Black Lives Matter protests demanding a racial reckoning in the U.S. As 2021 began, the ...
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How the coronavirus pandemic is impacting the Native American community

The Native American community has been one of the hardest hit groups throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Tribal leaders and elders have ...
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CBSN documentary special takes a look back at the 2020 election

Many Americans are still unpacking an election unlike any other. From a deadly pandemic, to a fight for racial justice, there ...
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Top Republicans and White House officials try to disassociate from Trump

Current and former White House officials are already planning their next moves ahead of President Trump's departure next week. But some ...
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State Capitols boarded up, fenced off and patrolled by troops

A double row of chain-link fencing circles the Arizona State Capitol. Windows on the Illinois and Ohio statehouses have been boarded ...
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Biden introduces key members of his science team

President-elect Joe Biden introduced members of his science team on Saturday. He says "science will always be at the forefront of ...
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D.C. mayor speaks with 60 Minutes

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser says she's glad the military has pledged its support for a smooth transition of power next ...
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Pepperoni Hot Pockets recalled, may contain pieces of glass and plastic

Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling more than 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and ...
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Dustin Higgs executed, Trump administration’s 13th execution

The United States executed Dustin Higgs early Saturday for his role in the 1996 kidnapping and murders of three women. Higgs, ...
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Massive Mega Millions jackpot grows after no winner

One of the largest jackpots in U.S. history will grow even larger since there was no winner for Friday's drawing of ...
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Watch Live: Biden introduces key members of his science team

President-elect Joe Biden is introducing members of his science team on Saturday. He says "science will always be at the forefront ...
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COVID-19 variant first found in U.K. could be dominant in U.S. by March

The new coronavirus variant first seen in the United Kingdom is likely to become the dominant strain in the United States ...
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Breakdown of Biden’s economic plan, what’s next for the Biden administration

CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to break down Biden’s economy and ...
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