• WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Virginia Governor Ralph Northam on Friday said he and his wife have tested positive for COVID-19, becoming the latest U.S. state governor to announce this week that they have contracted the highly contagious virus. Northam, a Democrat, announced his positive test results in a post on Twitter, saying he is asymptomatic and will continue to work while isolating at home. Republican Missouri Governor Mike Parson this week...
  • To a chant of “Ready, step” as members of the military ascended the steps to the U.S. Capitol carrying her casket, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg became the first woman and the first Jewish person to lie in state at the Capitol Friday morning, after two days lying in repose at the Supreme Court. Ginsburg is the 34th person to lie in state at the U.S. Capitol; four people have lain in honor, the term...
  • PARIS (AP) — Paris police : 4 wounded in knife attack near ex-Charlie Hebdo offices, 2 assailants on the run. Copyright © 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
  • Former President of the United States Barack Obama has endorsed investigative journalist and Georgia Democratic U.S. Senate nominee Jon Ossoff in his race against Sen. David Perdue and Libertarian Shane Hazel. President Obama served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017 and previously served in the U.S. Senate from 2005 to 2008. In his endorsement...
  • Former Real Housewives Of New York star Bethenny Frankel revealed that she is still married to her ex-beau Jason Hoppy, almost eight years after the couple split, during an appearance on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen. When the host asked Bethenny if she planned to marry her boyfriend Paul Bernon, who she got together with in October 2018, the Skinnygirl CEO flashed a huge grin and confessed that...
  • TANZANIA – The Latest from the U.N. General Assembly (all times EDT): 10:15 a.m. Pope Francis has urged world leaders to use the coronavirus emergency as an opportunity to reform the injustices of the global economy and “perverse logic” of the nuclear deterrence doctrine, saying increased isolationist responses to the world’s problems “must not prevail.” Francis laid out his appeal for greater involvement and influence of the United Nations in...
  • WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders for big-ticket US manufactured goods increased just 0.4% in August following much larger gain in previous month. Copyright © 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
  • Michigan Matters: Mobility Landscape Revving
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    Southfield (CBS Detroit) – As technology continues to impact how we live and work, some unique companies from our region are making waves as May Mobility CEO Ed Olson and Refraction CEO Matt Johnson-Roberson talk about as they appear on MICHIGAN MATTERS to discuss the changes. Edwin Olson, Co-Founder & CEO of May Mobility Olson, who is marketing a fully autonomous shuttle bus, talked about the vehicles starting up again in Grand...
  • The 25 best whodunit films How Schools Are Managing Coronavirus in Every State Jerry Seinfeld, Like William Safire, Can Be Pedantic About Baseball Broadcasts Coffee and Mets enthusiast Jerry Seinfeld has always had a way with words. More specifically, wielding their specificity and absurdity as a weapon in his comedy. The man has made more salient and humorous observations about the English language that I ever will. But I...
  • LONDON (AP) — A rat has for the first time won a British charity’s top civilian award for animal bravery, receiving the honor for searching out unexploded landmines in Cambodia. Magawa, a giant African pouched rat, was awarded the PDSA’s Gold Medal for his “lifesaving bravery and devotion” after discovering 39 landmines and 28 items of unexploded ordinance in the past seven years, according to the charity. First known...
  • Timothy Ray Brown, the first person known to have been cured of HIV infection, says he is now terminally ill from a recurrence of the cancer that prompted his historic treatment 12 years ago. Brown, dubbed “the Berlin patient” because of where he lived at the time, had a transplant from a donor with a rare, natural resistance to the AIDS virus. For years, that was thought to have cured...
  • LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4) – Longmont Police have taken a man into custody who they say blew up his hotel room using propane tanks. Leon Gladwell was out on parole after murdering his grandmother in 1998. (credit: CBS) The situation started Thursday afternoon at 12:54 p.m. when law enforcement from several different agencies tried to contact Gladwell, 40, at the Residence Inn on Dry Creek Road in Longmont. Gladwell was living...
  • If your teen is already in a rut from Google Classroom glitches, huge Zoom classes and the general chaos of what promises to be a very strange academic year, tell them it’s time to hit the books. The New York Public Library has released its list of 125 Best Books For Teens, kicking off the school year drawing from a wide range of genres, including graphic novels, drama, manga, fantasy and...
  • Bow Wow welcomes a baby boy with model Olivia Sky
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    Bow Wow has a baby boy. The 33-year-old rapper posted a photo on his Instagram Stories on Thursday to announce he has a newborn son. He simply captioned the pic of the sleeping baby with a prince and winking heart emoji. Bow Wow, whose real name is Shad Moss, wrote on Twitter, “Man you gone take all the girls.” Olivia Sky’s sonOlivia Sky He welcomed his child with model Olivia...
  • MANCHESTER UNITED legend Rio Ferdinand has admitted that his "most enjoyable football" came during his time at Leeds United. The former England star moved to Elland Road from West Ham in 2000, spending two years in Yorkshire before departing for Old Trafford. 5Ferdinand played for Leeds between 2000 and 2002Credit: Getty Images - Getty And while he won countless trophies as a Red Devil, Ferdinand, 41, still has plenty of...
  • (CBS DETROIT) – For more than forty years, international toy company Wild Republic has been committed to developing high quality plush and toys that nurture our children and encourage a love of nature. This year, as the world navigates through the pandemic and childhood anxiety rates soar to new highs, the company is committed to providing children with the best quality plush and nature-related products that promote a sense of...
  • MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny said on Friday he owed his life to the pilots who made an emergency landing when he collapsed on a flight last month, and the paramedics he said had diagnosed poisoning and injected him with atropine. Navalny thanked his "unknown good friends" in the latest of a series of Instagram posts charting his gradual recovery from the poisoning, which German, French and...
  • News flash: Sequence risk is not a huge threat to your retirement after all. This is big news, since this kind of risk has received outsize attention in recent years from financial planners (including me, I must confess). Some commentators have even deemed it to be the biggest single risk faced by retirees and soon-to-be retirees. Read: Americans’ love affair with pickup trucks might be derailing their retirement plans Sequence...
  • The heroic Bronx dad who was wounded as he shielded his three small children from gunfire at a Bronx car dealership this week lost his jobs because of the injury, according to a fundraising page launched by a friend. Anthony Jefferson, 39, visited the used-car business on Boston Road in Eastchester around 7:30 p.m. Monday to look for a car to surprise the mother of his kids, Danica Jefferson, on...
  • Sarah Okeson September 25, 2020 10:57AM (UTC) Read more articles from the DCReport here. Donald Trump is the biggest loser. While he and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell may get a chance to ram through another justice on the Supreme Court before the November election, it may not do them much good. The Trump administration is losing case after case in federal courts. Even judges appointed by Republican presidents...
  • Report: Texans Interested In Antonio Brown
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    BOSTON (CBS) — Antonio Brown’s potential NFL future remains a very big question. But there’s apparently at least one team that wants to see what the veteran receiver can do. According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, a source close to Brown indicated that the Houston Texans “have shown the most interest” in signing the receiver. Brown is currently serving an eight-game suspension for his alleged involvement in several off-field incidents. The...
  • A lawsuit won $2 million in damages for a hardcore punk fan who was injured by a stage diver at a benefit concert in Asbury Park – and brought an angry response from the event’s chief organizer. Jason Kooken of New Hampshire had thanked members of Asbury Audio, Inc. after he was injured during an April 2, 2017 concert in memory of Vision lead singer Dave Franklin of Bridgewater, who'd...
  • Men can be savage too. On Thursday, Rihanna announced that her Savage x Fenty lingerie line will expand to include men’s underwear, with the help of ambassador Christian Combs. Combs told GQ that he helped design the collection of boxers and boxer briefs, convincing Rihanna to release more vibrant blue and red colors rather than muted maroon and grayscale shades. The rapper, 22, also approved of the wide band with...
  • MANCHESTER UNITED are planning at least two more signings this window – as transfer talks continue around the clock. The Red Devils are desperate to improve their squad before the October deadline after a tricky start to the season. 3Man Utd are still hopeful of signing Jadon SanchoCredit: Getty Images - Getty SunSport understands the club are looking to land both Jadon Sancho and Alex Telles within the coming weeks....
  • ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Annapolis police are investigating a stabbing early Friday morning. Officers responded to the unit block of Cypress Road around 12:25 a.m. for a report of a stabbing. A male victim was located and transported to a local hospital for treatment. Police then located a second victim along Thom Court and was taken to Shock Trauma. Property was stolen from one of the victims. Detectives are investigating...
  • By MATTHEW LEE, AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department’s internal watchdog has determined that the agency lied to the public and Congress about the reasons it rescinded a prestigious award to a Finnish journalist who had been critical of the Trump administration. The department’s inspector general said in a report issued Friday that explanations for the decision not to honor Finnish journalist Jessikka Aro with an International...
  • New York Giants: No More Excuses In Week Three
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    New York Giants: No More Excuses In Week Three By: Anthony Rivardo ShareTweetFlipRedditThe New York Giants have suffered two disappointing losses to kick off their 2020 NFL season. Sitting at 0-2 the Giants are heading into Week Three with a divided, upset fanbase. New York lost its best player, Saquon Barkley, to a season-ending injury in Week Two. They lost by a single possession after...
  • Giants’ Marc Colombo says ‘there’s a lot of room for improvement’ regarding Andrew Thomas By: Alexander Wilson ShareTweetFlipRedditThe New York Giants haven’t had an easy start to their 2020 season, especially rookie tackle Andrew Thomas, who has faced off against some of the best pass rushers in the NFL. Coming out of Georgia, Thomas was known as a solid pass protector with run blocking potential....
  • Dr. Oz and Dr. Peter Hotez, Co-Director of the Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development, discuss where we stand in the race for a vaccine and how realistic the federal government’s timeline for distribution is when one gets approved.     Watch THE DR. OZ SHOW, weekdays at 3 p.m. on CBS 62. Related
  • Embarrassed to call the neighbors to ask if you can use their pool again? You’re not alone. But just because you don’t have an actual pool in your backyard doesn’t mean you can’t cool off with the fam on those particularly hot afternoons. Enter the Avenlur Inflatable Family Pool! This non-permanent pool alternative will change those hot summer days forever. Whether you need to cool off after a workout or...