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  • Be Kind, Rewind: Blockbuster Stores Kept Open In Alaska

    WASILA, Alaska (CBSNews) —  “I can’t tell you how many business cards I’ve given out to people ‘cause they literally do not believe that I’m from Blockbuster,” said Kevin Daymude. He’s the manager of a Blockbuster Video outlet in Anchorage, Alaska. The new releases are new, and the candy is fresh, but it feels like a place from another era. Daymude has been there for 26 years, since the days of people returning VHS tapes and having to rewind them. […]

  • Erin Moran, “Happy Days” Star, Dead At Age 56

    CORYDON, Ind. (CBSNews) — “Happy Days” actress Erin Moran has passed away, according to authorities. On Saturday (April 22), around 4:07 p.m. Harrison County dispatch in Corydon, Indiana, received a 911 call for an unresponsive female. First responders determined that Moran was deceased. An autopsy is pending. Moran played Joanie Cunningham on the hit show “Happy Days” and its spinoff “Joanie Loves Chachi.” “Happy Days” broadcast from 1974-1984. Henry Winkler, Moran’s co-star, took to Twitter late Saturday to express his […]

  • Trump Announces “BIG” Pennsylvania Rally Marking 100 Days In Office

    WASHINGTON (CBSNews) — President Donald Trump announced on Twitter that he will hold a “BIG rally” in Pennsylvania next Saturday (April 29) to mark the end of his first 100 days in office. The rally is the same night as the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, which Mr. Trump has said he will skip. Next Saturday night I will be holding a BIG rally in Pennsylvania. Look forward to it! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 22, 2017 Mr. Trump, who […]

  • Navy SEAL Faces Child Porn Charges For Allegedly Filming Abuse Of Minor

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. (CBS) — A U.S. Navy SEAL has been arrested and charged with four counts related to child pornography after investigators found explicit images and videos of minors on his cell phone, according to a criminal complaint unsealed in federal court Thursday. Gregory Kyle Seerden, a Missouri native, identified in court records as a member of Navy SEAL Team 1, was arrested in California last week. Federal prosecutors allege he molested a young girl in Virginia while she […]

  • Aaron Hernandez Kills Himself In Prison

    (CBS NEWS)–  Convicted killer and former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez killed himself in prison overnight, authorities said Wednesday morning. CBS Boston reports that Christopher Fallon, the Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Communications of the Massachusetts Department of Correction Issued a satatement saying, “On April 19, 2017 Aaron Hernandez was discovered hanged in his cell by corrections officers at the Souza Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley Massachusetts at approximately 3:05 a.m., lifesaving techniques were attempted on Mr. Hernandez and he […]

  • Oklahoma Legislators Pay Tribute To State Rep. David Brumbaugh

    OKLAHOMA (KFSM) — An Oklahoma State Representative who passed away over the weekend was honored by the state legislature on Monday (April 17). Oklahoma Representative David Brumbaugh, 56, died on Saturday (April 15) after collapsing inside his home. Rep. Mike Ritze, who shared a desk with Brumbaugh, said Brumbaugh had been struggling with diabetes. Governor Mary Fallin released the following statement on the passing of Brumbaugh: “Representative Brumbaugh was a fair and dedicated public servant. He was a hard-working member of […]

  • April The Giraffe Gives Birth At New York Zoo

    HARPURSVILLE, NEW YORK (CBS NEWS)– This is not a drill! Millions of people have been watching a live cam of April the Giraffe, waiting for her to give birth. On Saturday (April 15), the time finally came, CBS Pittsburgh reports. Animal Adventure Park confirmed the news in a video on their Facebook page around 7:30 a.m. This is April’s fourth calf, but the first for Animal Adventure Park. The zoo says the newborn is expected to weigh around 150 pounds and […]

  • Two Drugmakers Ask Judge To Stop Arkansas Executions

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark.  — Two pharmaceutical companies asked a federal judge Thursday to prevent Arkansas from using their drugs to execute seven inmates by the end of the month, saying they object to their products being used for capital punishment. Fresenius Kabi USA and West-Ward Pharmaceuticals Corp. were granted permission to file a friend of the court brief in a lawsuit by the inmates aimed at halting the unprecedented execution schedule, set to begin Monday with the lethal injection of […]

  • David Letterman’s Mom And “Late Show” Personality, Dorothy Mengering, Dies At 95

    CBS News — Dorothy Mengering, the mother of late night king David Letterman, has died at the age of 95, a representative for the Letterman family confirmed to CBS News. Mengering made frequent appearances on CBS’ “The Late Show with David Letterman” throughout its run, appearing as “Dave’s Mom” or “Dave’s Mom Dorothy.” She appeared on Thanksgiving in a segment called “Guess Mom’s Pies” and made Mother’s Day visits as well. Her first appearance on the show was during the 1994 […]

  • Dallas: Thousands Turn Out For Immigration Reform Mega March

    DALLAS (CBS) —  Organizers of a major immigration march in Dallas are expecting a huge turnout Sunday (April 9) afternoon in downtown Dallas. Known as the Immigration Reform Mega March, demonstrators will gather to protest executive orders by the Trump administration that protesters say discriminate against Muslims and cause aggressive deportation efforts. The rally starts in front of the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe on Ross Avenue at 2:00 p.m. and ends at Dallas city hall. The march is […]

  • Salad Recalled After Bat Found In Bag Sold In Florida, Health Officials Say

    ORLANDO, Fla. (CBS) — Fresh Express is recalling some of its prepackaged salad mix after a bat was found in a bag sold at a Walmart, according to Florida health officials. According to a news release from Fresh Express, it is recalling the 5-ounce Organic Marketside Spring Mix with production code  G089B19 and best-if-used-by date of APR 14, 2017 located on the front label, and UPC code 6 8113132897 5 located on the bottom of the container. The recalled salads were […]

  • Federal Investigators Accuse Google Of Underpaying Women

    WASHINGTON (CBSNews) — In recruiting videos, Google says it wants more women at the top of the company. “We want to see more women in senior leadership positions,” says one video. “We want to see more people from underrepresented groups because it makes us a better company.” But the Department of Labor is investigating the tech giant for gender pay discrimination. At a court hearing Friday (April 7),  a Labor Department official said the agency found “systemic compensation disparities against women” […]