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  • Police: Burglary Suspects Target Elderly, Deceased

    FAIRBURN, Ga. (CBS) —  Police in Georgia are warning people of a developing crime trend which targets the elderly and the deceased. There have been a rash of break-ins in South Fulton County, and one of the homes has been broken into three times in the past three months. Jeffory Griffin and Nicole Dribnak have both been arrested for similar break-ins; however, police believe they are part of a larger crew working in South Fulton County. Philip Dodson grew up in […]

  • Christian Group Tries To Shut Down Kentucky’s Last Abortion Clinic

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (CBSNews) — A high-stakes showdown is underway in Kentucky. A Christian fundamentalist group is trying to close the state’s last abortion clinic. The EMW Women’s Surgical Center in downtown Louisville has become the center of the abortion debate in the United States because if this clinic closes, Kentucky would be the first state in the country without an abortion provider, in a nation where abortion is legal. Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin is openly anti-abortion, and state law requires abortion clinics […]

  • Dramatic Video Shows Starbucks Customer Fighting Off Armed Robber

    FRESNO, Calif. (CBSNews) — Police in Fresno, California, have released dramatic surveillance footage showing a customer stepping in to prevent an armed robbery at a Starbucks. Authorities said the video shows a hero taking down a man who will soon face many felony charges, CBS affiliate KGPE-TV in Fresno reports. Cregg Jerri, 58, was enjoying his Starbucks order and working on his iPad at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday (July20) when a man holding a yellow bag and wearing an Optimus Prime Transformers […]

  • Collins Tells Trump To “Step Back” And Not Comment On Special Counsel’s Investigation

    WASHINGTON (CBSNews) — Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, says President Donald Trump needs to “step back” and not comment on special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. “I understand how difficult and frustrating this investigation is for the president. But he should not say anything further about the special counsel, his staff or the investigation,” Collins said Sunday (July 23) on CBS News’ “Face the Nation.” “I know it’s hard, but he needs to step back […]

  • Trump Says Military “Bigger, Better, Stronger” At USS Gerald R. Ford Commissioning

    NORFOLK, Va. (CBSNews) — President Trump officially commissioned the U.S. Navy’s newest and largest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford, in Norfolk, Virginia, on Saturday (July 22), applauding the military’s strength. “When it comes to battle, we don’t want a fair fight. We demand victory and we will have total victory, believe me,” Mr. Trump said of the powerful aircraft carrier. “American steel and American hands have constructed a 100,000-ton message to the world,” he added. “America’s might is second to none.” […]

  • Police: Georgia Couple On Honeymoon Kidnap, Rape Florida Woman

    HIALEAH, Fla. (CBSNews) —  Investigators say Georgia newlyweds kidnapped and raped a woman in a violent attack Sunday (July 9), reports CBS Miami. Miami-Dade Police said the 27-year-old victim had finished grocery shopping Sunday (July 9) at a Publix supermarket in Hialeah, Florida. She got in her vehicle, reversed her car out of a parking space and was about to drive off when Rashada Horsley, 32, allegedly crossed in front of the car and approached the driver side door. When the […]

  • Trump Lawyer Jay Sekulow Says President Aware Of “No Other Meetings” With Russians

    WASHINGTON (CBSNews) —  Jay Sekulow, a member of President Trump’s legal team, said that Mr. Trump is aware of “no other meetings” with Russians in the wake of his son’s release of emails showing a meeting being arranged between Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer. “Obviously the president has been very clear on that. He said he has- had no meetings, was aware of no meetings with Russians, was not aware of this one until really right before it all broke. And […]

  • Mom, 2 Kids Found Dead After Greenville Woman Killed

    GREENVILLE, S.C. (CBSNews) — A broken marriage and the custody dispute that followed may have been the motive behind the deaths of two children, their mother, and a 28-year-old Greenville woman, authorities said Friday (July 14). Harper Edens, 4, Hayden King, 9, and their mother, Jessica Edens, 36, of Easley, were found dead inside a black SUV Thursday (July 13) night at the Greenville-Pickens Speedway off State 124, the Pickens County Coroner’s Office said. The Jeep was backed up against […]

  • Memphis Restaurant Faces Drama Online After Responding To Negative Review

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (CBSNews) — A vegan cafe in Memphis has sparked a lot of online drama after they responded to a negative review detailing a customer’s experience with a naked toddler, CBS affiliate WREG reports. “It’s not about this baby or her naked bottom. It was about haters,” Imagine Vegan Cafe owner Kristie Jeffrey told WREG. “And those with a negative outlook on veganism to have an avenue to backlash.” It all began when a customer shared her experience at the Imagine […]

  • At Virginia KKK Rally, Counter-Protesters Show Up In Droves

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBSNews) —  An armed Klu Klux Klan chapter held a rally in downtown Charlottesville, Virginia, Saturday (July 8) afternoon, protesting the city’s decision earlier this year to take down a statute of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from a public park and rename the park. But hundreds of counter-protesters also showed up Saturday (July 8) afternoon, outnumbering the expected number of KKK participants and holding signs denouncing racism and promoting tolerance. CBS News spotted a few counter-protesters being taken away […]

  • Nelsan Ellis, Star Of HBO’s “True Blood,” Dead At 39

    LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Nelsan Ellis, best known for playing short-order cook Lafayette Reynolds on HBO’s “True Blood,” has died, the network announced Saturday (July 8). He was 39. “We were extremely saddened to hear of the passing of Nelsan Ellis,” HBO said in a statement. “Nelsan was a long-time member of the HBO family whose groundbreaking portrayal of Lafayette will be remembered fondly within the overall legacy of True Blood. Nelsan will be dearly missed by his fans and all […]

  • Alabama Health Officials Issue Warning About Flesh-Eating Bacteria

    MOBILE, Ala.  (CBSNews) —  Health officials in Alabama are warning residents of a flesh-eating bacteria found in bodies of water throughout the state. The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) on Friday (July 8) warned residents that Vibrio cases have been reported along Alabama’s Gulf Coast. In a statement, officials said that Vibrio can only be contracted in brackish or salt water. It can also affect people who eat contaminated seafood and those with open wounds exposed to seawater. Dr. Karen Landers, […]