U.S. to withdraw 12,000 American troops from GermanyJul 29, 2020, 11:27 amDefense Secretary Mark Esper said 5,600 troops would be redeployed to other NATO countries and 6,400 would return to the U.S.
Late Congressman John Lewis departs Washington for final timeJul 29, 2020, 11:24 amA funeral will be held for Lewis in Atlanta, Georgia, on Thursday.
Protesters continue to clash with federal agents in PortlandJul 29, 2020, 10:59 amMore chaos on the streets of Portland as peaceful protests turn violent overnight as federal agents unleash a massive response. President Trump is preparing to send at least 100 agents to Portland and other cities. Carter Evans has the latest.
Big Tech CEOs testify before House Judiciary antitrust subcommittee - watch liveJul 29, 2020, 10:48 amJeff Bezos, Tim Cook, Sundar Pichai and Mark Zuckerberg face lawmakers to defend Big 4 tech companies' market might.
White House press secretary discusses the president's controversial comments on COVID-19Jul 29, 2020, 10:40 amAs U.S. COVID-19 deaths near 150,000, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss President Trump's controversial comments on hydroxychloroquine, which has been deemed not effective by medical professionals, and his…
Sen. Chuck Schumer on what it will take to get a new stimulus packageJul 29, 2020, 10:29 amDemocratic Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the GOP proposal for a new stimulus package and what it will take to make a deal.
Senate Republicans release COVID-19 relief plan, as White House adviser tests positive for virusJul 29, 2020, 10:29 amSenate Republicans on Monday proposed a coronavirus relief plan that would significantly reduce the $600 weekly jobless benefit for Americans, a move that Democrats oppose. Meanwhile, President Trump's national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, became the…
Congress debates stimulus package while unemployment benefits in limboJul 29, 2020, 10:29 amRepublicans are unveiling a proposal to extend benefits for Americans, but in a scaled back fashion. A final agreement with Democrats could be weeks away, and time is running out for millions of unemployed workers. Nancy Cordes has the latest.
Formal remembrance of Congressman John Lewis begins SaturdayJul 29, 2020, 10:14 amCivil rights icon Congressman John Lewis died last week at age of 80. Lewis was a leader of the freedom riders, and a protege of Martin Luther King Junior. He often faced arrest and violence during his fight against racial segregation. Lewis's body left…
Biden talks VP pick and hits Trump on coronavirus responseJul 29, 2020, 10:10 amPresumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden says he's close to choosing a running mate. The former vice president said the decision will come next week. Ed O'Keefe reports from the campaign trail.
Watchdog accuses Trump campaign of masking millions in spendingJul 29, 2020, 9:09 amTrump's reelection campaign and campaign committee are accused of hiding nearly $170 million in spending to vendors and Trump relations by funneling money through firms led by Brad Parscale and campaign officials.
Trump says he never discussed alleged Russian bounties in calls with PutinJul 29, 2020, 9:07 am"That was a phone call to discuss other things," Mr. Trump told "Axios on HBO."
Activists uphold John Lewis' legacy to fight for voting rightsJul 29, 2020, 8:25 amActivists following in the footsteps of the late Congressman John Lewis are keeping up the fight for Black voters' rights. With less than 100 days to go until the presidential election, LaTosha Brown, co-founder of the Black Voters Matter Fund, joined CBSN's…
Trump's national security adviser tests positive for COVID-19Jul 29, 2020, 8:25 amPresident Trump's national security adviser Robert O’Brien is in quarantine after testing positive for the coronavirus. This comes as Mr. Trump touts progress in the race for a vaccine during a trip to battleground state North Carolina. Ben Tracy reports.
Intelligence Matters: A CBS News original national security podcastJul 29, 2020, 7:05 am"Intelligence Matters" is a weekly podcast about national security and policy hosted by CBS News senior national security contributor Michael Morell
Author Robert Draper on what led the U.S. to war in IraqJul 29, 2020, 7:02 amOn "Intelligence Matters," Mike Morell and Draper discuss the key players, events and decisions that led to the George W. Bush administration's invasion of Iraq more than 15 years ago.
Most view kneeling during anthem as acceptable form of protestJul 29, 2020, 7:00 amViews on this are divided by political party and race.
Barr and Judiciary Committee clash in contentious hearingJul 29, 2020, 6:37 amIn his opening statement, Barr told the committee that "what I'm trying to do is restore the rule of law."
How big a stimulus check would you get under HEALS Act?Jul 29, 2020, 6:34 amThe Republican stimulus proposal would provide similar amounts as the first round of checks, but cover more people.
Detroit's water shutoff stopped amid pandemic, but problems loomJul 29, 2020, 6:05 amAdvocates who work directly with affected families spoke with CBS News about how COVID-19 has exacerbated their need for running water.
Washington battles over coronavirus unemployment benefitsJul 29, 2020, 1:52 amLawmakers left Washington on Friday before finalizing a deal that would renew unemployment benefits for millions of Americans forced out of work due to the pandemic. Paula Reid reports on the relief bill's status from New Jersey, where President Trump is…
Oregon lawmakers demand federal agents leave amid protest clashesJul 29, 2020, 1:52 amDespite pleas from protesters in Portland, federal agents are staying put, firing tear gas and physically clashing with demonstrators overnight. City and state leaders, including the mayor who was tear-gassed himself, are demanding they leave. Weijia Jiang…
Congress crafting Phase 4 stimulus as deadline looms on unemployment benefit bonusJul 29, 2020, 1:52 amTalks between Senate Republicans and the White House over another coronavirus stimulus continued this week, as Democrats demand an extension to the $600 per week unemployment benefit bonus. Congressman Tom Reed, a Republican from New York, joined CBSN to…
National Institutes of Health director on coronavirus trials and vaccine developmentJul 29, 2020, 1:52 amThe National Institutes of Health is the nation's medical research agency and next week it will launch an unprecedented effort to help find a cure for COVID. NIH director Francis Collins joins "CBS Evening News" with more on "Operation Warp Speed," which aims…
Congress debates unemployment benefits as jobless claims riseJul 29, 2020, 1:52 amAbout 30 million Americans are now relying on unemployment checks as Congress is working to pass a new stimulus package before extended unemployment benefits end this month. This comes as unemployment claims continue to rise. Nancy Cordes reports.
Biden and Obama team up to take aim at Trump's coronavirus responseJul 29, 2020, 1:52 amFormer Vice President Joe Biden and former President Barack Obama met face to face for the first time in months to release a campaign video. They take turns hitting President Trump over his response to the coronavirus pandemic. Ed O'Keefe reports.
Violence increases at protests across the countryJul 28, 2020, 10:36 pmViolence exploded on city streets across the U.S. from Seattle to Richmond as thousands turned out demanding the removal of the federal agents deployed to several cities. Meg Oliver has the latest.
Pelosi says Congress can't go home until there's a dealJul 28, 2020, 10:36 pmSpeaking from the U.S. Capitol, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Congress will stay in session until the next coronavirus aid bill is passed. "We can't go home without it," she said."
Coronavirus relief bill negotiations continue as benefits set to expireJul 28, 2020, 10:36 pmThe federal jobless benefits Congress approved in April -- an extra $600 per person each week-- are about to expire as COVID-19 cases surge throughout the country. Details of a followup bill have yet to be worked out, but Congress did not meet on Saturday, and…
Trump continues to defend drug hydroxychloqoruineJul 28, 2020, 9:03 pmMr. Trump returned to promoting the drug hydroxychloqoruine as a treatment for the coronavirus despite studies that say it does not prevent COVID-19.
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