Man tries to thwart cops by using motorhome

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – An Alaska man used a motorhome in a failed attempt to elude arrest by state troopers. Eligah Christian of Wasilla was arrested Friday morning, but not before he mashed the bulky vehicle into several patrol cars. Christian, 49, was being sought on a $100,000 warrant on charges of scheming to defraud, 15 […]

Baltimore journalist says police attacked him at protest

BALTIMORE — A photo editor for a Baltimore newspaper says he was beaten by police at a protest of the death of Freddie Gray. J.M. Giordano, who works at the City Paper, says police “swarmed over” him and hit him repeatedly. A video of the beating posted to the newspaper’s website Sunday shows at least […]

A tale of two winters for skiiers in the Northeast and the West

April 26, 2015, 6:26 PM|The Northeast got so much snow ski resorts are still open. Meanwhile, in the drought-stricken West, skiiers were left high and dry. Carter Evans and Adriana Diaz report. Article source: http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsNational/~3/SLsG4vcIh9Y/

Powerful storm leaves sailors missing in Alabama

April 26, 2015, 6:11 PM|Two people are dead and several others are missing after a powerful storm capsized at least 10 boats during a regatta in Alabama’s Mobile Bay. Jericka Duncan reports. Article source: http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsNational/~3/beIRgnzcW9A/

Following violent protests, mourners remember Freddie Gray

April 26, 2015, 6:09 PM|In Baltimore, mourners paid their respects to Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old who suffered a fatal spine injury in police custody. As Mark Albert reports, the community is demanding answers. Article source: http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsNational/~3/XTxjbDJkfmA/

Man accused of Indiana student death had violent past

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – A southern Indiana man facing a preliminary charge of murder in the slaying of an Indiana University student has been accused of acting violently toward women in the past. Daniel E. Messel, of Bloomington, was arrested Friday on a preliminary murder charge in the death of 22-year-old Hannah N. Wilson, of Fishers, […]

​Vietnam orphans search for their roots

Forty years ago this month a military C5-A transport left Saigon with orphans headed for new lives in America. But a cargo door blew out, and the plane crashed. It killed 138, including 78 children. By the time South Vietnam fell, many more Vietnamese children had left their homeland. And now, Barry Petersen tells us, […]

Putin accuses U.S. of aiding Islamic separatists

MOSCOW – In a new documentary, Russian President Vladimir Putin says intercepted calls showed that the U.S. helped separatists in Russia’s North Caucasus in the 2000s, underscoring his suspicions of the West. The two-hour documentary, which began airing Sunday afternoon on the state-owned Rossiya-1 TV channel, is dedicated to Putin’s 15 years in office. It […]

Saudi-led airstrikes hit Yemen rebels in several cities

SANAA, Yemen – Deadly street battles raged in Yemen’s third-largest city on Sunday, as airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities, security officials said. The fighting in Taiz between government forces and rebels was heaviest around government and security buildings in the city center, killing some 20 civilians and […]

Helicopter needed for trapped American Everest teams

Last Updated Apr 26, 2015 6:54 PM EDT SEATTLE – Climbing teams stuck on Mount Everest need a helicopter to bring them off the mountain after a massive Earthquake in Nepal and a subsequent avalanche on the mountain, Seattle mountaineering companies said. CBS Evening News Search for survivors in Mount Everest avalanche There is a […]

Search for survivors in Mount Everest avalanche

April 26, 2015, 6:04 PM|There is a search for survivors from the quake-triggered avalanche on Mount Everest after it buried a mountain base camp packed with hikers for the spring climbing season. Charlie D’Agata reports. Article source: http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~r/CBSNewsWorld/~3/On18uP4AAtQ/