Month: February 2024

A federal judge held veteran investigative reporter Catherine Herridge in civil contempt on Thursday for refusing to divulge her source for a series of stories during her time at Fox News about a Chinese American scientist who was investigated by the FBI but never charged. U.S. District Judge Christopher Cooper in Washington imposed a fine
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The Maryland State House went into lockdown early Thursday evening due to a “security threat” that sent armed officers rushing toward the building in Annapolis. Governor Wes Moore’s press secretary confirmed the lockdown on social media shortly after 5:30 p.m., but said no other information was available. As the confusion began, a Baltimore Banner reporter
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How immigration policy could impact the 2024 presidential election – CBS News Watch CBS News Democrats and Republicans have looked to blame each other for the situation at the U.S.-Mexico border. According to CBS News polling, Americans blame both sides. CBS News’ Caitlin Huey-Burns and Nidia Cavazos join “America Decides” to analyze the impact immigration
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Dad describes disappointment at Willy Wonka event in Scotland: “Not what was promised” – CBS News Watch CBS News A Willy Wonka-inspired event in Glasgow, Scotland, was shut down this past weekend following complaints from parents and families that it fell far short of expectations. Stuart Sinclair visited “Willy’s Chocolate Experience” and told CBS News
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Recapping Biden’s and Trump’s southern border visits – CBS News Watch CBS News President Biden and former President Donald Trump both visited the U.S.-Mexico border Thursday in a sign of how central immigration policy is to the 2024 race. CBS News reporters Camilo Montoya-Galvez and Bo Erickson join “America Decides” with a look at the
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Fans pack Williams Arena to see Caitlin Clark make history Fans pack Williams Arena to see Caitlin Clark make history 02:08 Iowa Hawkeye’s star Caitlin Clark will enter the 2024 WNBA draft, making this her final collegiate season, she announced Thursday. The announcement comes one day after Clark passed Lynette Woodard to become the all-time
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Sen. John Cornyn announces bid for Senate Republican leader – CBS News Watch CBS News Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn announced he is running to replace Mitch McConnell as the next GOP leader in the Senate. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion has more. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news,
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The U.S. on Thursday warned American citizens traveling to Mexico for spring break to exercise increased caution. “Crime, including violent crime, can occur anywhere in Mexico, including in popular tourist destinations,” the U.S. Mission to Mexico said in a news release. It advised travelers to maintain situational awareness and promptly leave potentially dangerous situations. The
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The IRS is going after high-income earners who skipped out on filing federal income tax returns in more than 125,000 instances since 2017, the agency said Thursday.  They’re believed to owe, based on a conservative estimate, hundreds of millions of dollars, the IRS said. The number could be much higher – but the IRS said
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Early in the morning of Feb. 21, Change Healthcare, a company unknown to most Americans that plays a huge role in the U.S. health system, issued a brief statement saying some of its applications were “currently unavailable.” By the afternoon, the company described the situation as a “cybersecurity” problem. Since then, it has rapidly blossomed into a
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Justice Department opens investigation into Boeing – CBS News Watch CBS News The Department of Justice is investigating Boeing for potentially violating the terms of a 2021 settlement agreement. The investigation comes after a door plug blew out on one of its 737 Max planes last month. The $2.5 billion settlement stemmed from allegations that
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Bravo can’t make Kandi Burruss do anything, especially when it comes to imbibing, she says. The former “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star appeared on Tamron Hall’s daytime talk show on Thursday, and sounded off on Leah McSweeney’s bombshell lawsuit in which she claimed the network preyed on her alcoholism. Burruss prefaced her response by saying,
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President Joe Biden, speaking in Brownsville, Texas, on Thursday, challenged former President Donald Trump to drop his opposition to bipartisan legislation that would bring more resources to deal with record migrant crossings as the two men faced off in a split-screen duel at the southern border. “I understand my predecessor is in Eagle Pass today,”
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Gov. Gavin Newsom’s spokesperson refuted a Bloomberg News story that alleged the governor pushed to exempt bakeries from the state’s fast food wage law to benefit a political donor who owns Panera Bread restaurants, calling the report “absurd.” The Bloomberg story published this week alleged that Greg Flynn, a billionaire CEO of a restaurant group
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