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Hair weaves from Chinese prison camps seized in NY

The Uighurs of China 19 photos Federal authorities in New York on Wednesday seized a shipment of weaves and other beauty ...
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Serena Williams’ daughter looks like a tennis pro at age 2

Serena Williams has found a new doubles partner — her 2-year-old daughter, Olympia. The tennis superstar shared photos of the duo ...
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“Hamilton” star Daveed Diggs on new video questioning the meaning of July 4 for Black Americans

Watch CBSN Live "Hamilton" star Daveed Diggs joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss a powerful new video questioning the meaning of ...
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Epstein accuser: Maxwell’s arrest a “win” but more conspirators at large

Ghislaine Maxwell, who many of Jeffrey Epstein's accusers have described as his chief lieutenant, is in jail Friday morning after being ...
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Doctor shares how to stay safe this July 4 holiday weekend

Nearly half of U.S. states have paused reopening plans as coronavirus cases are soaring in many cities. Ahead of the July ...
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Civil rights leader Andrew Young says racism is based on fear

Former U.N. Ambassador and civil rights leader Andrew Young says once the world gets through the worst of the coronavirus pandemic ...
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2 cops charged with murder for alleged excessive use of stun guns

Two police officers from a small southern Oklahoma town have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of using their ...
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105 University of Washington frat members have coronavirus

More than 100 students living in fraternity houses near the University of Washington campus have reported testing positive for COVID-19, with ...
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20 Khashoggi murder suspects on trial in Turkey in absentia

A Turkish court on Friday opened the trial in absentia of two former aides of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ...
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NFL to play “Black anthem” before all Week 1 games, reports say

"Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing" will be performed live or played before "The Star-Spangled Banner" prior to each NFL game during ...
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Supreme Court blocks curbside voting in Alabama during pandemic

Montgomery, Alabama — The U.S. Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision handed down late Thursday blocked a lower court ruling allowing ...
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Missing soldier murdered by Army specialist, woman alleges in complaint

Vanessa Guillen, the Fort Hood soldier who has been missing since late April, was murdered and dismembered by a fellow soldier, ...
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Intelligence chiefs brief lawmakers on alleged Russian bounties

Watch CBSN Live U.S. intelligence chiefs briefed lawmakers on alleged bounties offered by Russia to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Skyler ...
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CBS Evening News, July 2, 2020

Watch CBSN Live States slow reopening measures as coronavirus cases spike; Baseball's Negro Leagues celebrate 100th anniversary Copyright © 2020 CBS ...
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FedEx asks Washington Redskins to change their name

FedEx, the title sponsor for of the Washington Redskins' stadium, has asked the team to change their name. The request to ...
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Baseball’s Negro Leagues celebrate 100th anniversary

Watch CBSN Live This summer marks the 100th anniversary of baseball's Negro Leagues, and many are taking the chance to salute ...
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U.S. adds nearly 5 million jobs in June

Watch CBSN Live The U.S. added 4.8 million jobs in June, a record-setting gain. The unemployment rate fell to 11.1%, according ...
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7/2: Red and Blue

Watch CBSN Live Controversy growing over Russian bounty intel; Pres. Trump to visit Mt. Rushmore for July 4th Copyright © 2020 ...
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White couple arrested after gun pulled on Black family

A White couple in Michigan was arrested Thursday after video showed the woman pointing a gun at a Black mother and ...
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New film on Rep. John Lewis’ 50+ years of fighting for equal rights

Watch CBSN Live Dawn Porter, director of "John Lewis: Good Trouble," joined CBSN's "Red and Blue" to discuss her new film ...
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Time running out to save biodiversity as species go extinct, leading scientists say

A report by one of the world's leading scientists says species are going extinct at an alarming rate, leading us down ...
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How campaigns are using data collection and microtargeting to reach voters

With the 2020 election just four months away, candidates are looking for new ways to reach voters. CNET senior producer Dan ...
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Trump says U.S. economy is “roaring back” despite surge in COVID-19 cases

President Trump reacted to June's jobs report by saying the U.S. economy is "roaring back." That comes as the country saw ...
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Extinctions raise risk of “biological annihilation,” study warns

In recent months, the global pandemic has illuminated how mismanagement of wild animals and natural ecosystems can threaten human health and ...
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