American Headline News for 13 Oct 2020
A California woman has been missing since last week after going hiking in a popular national park, authorities said. The woman, 38-year-old Holly Suzanne Courtier, was last at about 1:30 p.m. on Oct.... 6 after getting off a private shuttle bus in Zion National Park, according to the National Park Service and local reports. Her...
Johnson & Johnson has paused clinical trials of its experimental coronavirus vaccine over "an unexplained illness" in one of the study's participants, the company announced Monday. "We have... temporarily paused further dosing in all our COVID-19 vaccine candidate clinical trials, including the Phase 3 ENSEMBLE trial, due to an unexplained illness in a study participant,"...
One city, two celebrations: While some call for the preservation of Columbus Day, others want the holiday to honor Indigenous people
Prosecutors have offered additional explanation about why they believe longer sentences should be given if four former Minneapolis police officers are convicted in the death of George Floyd
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., started Tuesday's hearing by launching an attack on Obamacare, the issue Democrats fixated on during Monday's hearing.
In most elections, America wouldn't pay attention to the mayoral race in Portland, Oregon, but this isn't a normal year
Joe Biden says he is “not a fan” of the idea of adding seats to the Supreme Court
Questions remain about the coronavirus tests President Trump is taking. Judges in Texas upheld an order limiting ballot drop-boxes to one per county. Here's the latest.
Adam Fox, Ty Garbin, Kaleb Franks, Daniel Harris and Brandon Caserta will appear in federal court for a hearing on whether they should be held before facing trial.
A 13-year-old girl with COVID-19 infected 11 relatives during a three-week family gathering this summer - an outbreak that shows adolescents can spread the virus even with mild symptoms, federal... health officials said. A report released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows there's "increasing evidence" that children and young adults can...
Tuesday: Catch up on the Lakers' 17th championship win. Also: An uproar over fake "official" ballot boxes distributed by Republicans.
The truth is out there -- it’s just being covered up. The US government has key evidence of possible close encounters with UFOs but has been hiding it for years, according to former Senate Majority... Leader Harry Reid. The 80-year-old politician claimed in a new documentary, “The Phenomenon,” that “there’s more than one up there”...
President Donald Trump's contentious comments about immigrants and people of color have been blasted by critics who say he's further dividing America.
UK finance minister has replaced a $65bn wage subsidy scheme, due to expire this month, with a less generous programme.
California officials on Monday sent a cease and desist order to the state’s Republican leaders demanding the removal of unauthorized ballot drop-off boxes placed by the party in at least three... counties, allegedly in violation of local election law. Secretary of State Alex Padilla said Republicans have until Thursday to remove the boxes, which have...
Lawmakers on the Senate Judiciary Committee delivered their opening arguments Monday as the confirmation hearings for Judge Amy Coney Barrett began. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy... Cordes joins Elaine Quijano to discuss.
When the Nobel Prize committee wasn't able to contact Paul Milgrom to tell him he won, his neighbor and co-recipient, Robert Wilson, knocked on his front door.
• China to test entire city of 9 million people in five days
Holly Suzanne Courtier, 38, disappeared last week at the national park -- a place both her and her daughter have visited before.
"I feel so powerful," the president said in a 65-minute speech. His voice sounded hoarse, but he claimed he was fully recovered and therefore immune to the coronavirus.
"It's going to be a tight race," right-wing economist Stephen Moore told an audience earlier this month.
Last week, Indonesia's parliament passed a controversial and sweeping jobs law that environmentalists say will have a disastrous impact on the country's forests and rich biodiversity.
Sale covers truck-based rocket launchers, long-range air-to-ground missiles, and external sensor pods for F-16 jets.
The White House says President Trump has tested negative for COVID-19, just as he heads to his first campaign rally since being diagnosed. With three weeks left before the election, Mr. Trump is... planning four rallies in key battleground states over four days. CBS News' Weijia Jiang joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano with the latest.
Democrats would need to gain either three or four seats in order to secure a hold on the Senate. There are 35 seats up for election.