Updated: 05/21/2013 - Emergency crews combed the sticks and rubble remains of an Oklahoma City suburb Tuesday morning less than a day after a massive tornado slammed through the community, flattening homes and demolishing an elementary school. At least 24 people were killed, including at least seven children, and those numbers were expected to climb.
Updated: 05/21/2013 - More severe weather is in the forecast for parts of the central United States already reeling from powerful tornadoes this week.
Updated: 05/21/2013 - President Barack Obama will be meeting with his disaster response team, including Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, on Tuesday before delivering a statement on the devastating tornado that tore through the Oklahoma City suburbs Monday.
Posted: 05/21/2013 - The crew aboard a 314-foot fishing vessel off the Washington coast managed to extinguish an engine room fire originally reported as uncontrolled, the Coast Guard said Monday.
Updated: 05/21/2013 - If you would like to help those affected by Monday's deadly storms in Oklahoma, CBS News and CNN have compiled lists of organizations contributing to the recovery effort.
Posted: 05/20/2013 - Two FBI agents who died while training off the Virginia Beach coast fell to their deaths when a helicopter had trouble during a "maritime counterterrorism exercise," an agency spokeswoman said Monday night.
Posted: 05/20/2013 - Yahoo is buying online blogging forum Tumblr for $1.1 billion as CEO Marissa Mayer tries to rejuvenate an Internet icon that had fallen behind the times.
Posted: 05/20/2013 - Just across the Rio Grande from Brownsville, Texas, stands a dormitory-style shelter filled with people recently deported from the U.S. and other migrants waiting to cross the border.
Posted: 05/20/2013 - United Airlines is getting its 787s back in the air.
Updated: 05/20/2013 - Former Navy Secretary Richard J. Danzig, who has served as a bio-warfare adviser to the president, the Pentagon, and the Department of Homeland Security, urged the government to stockpile an anti-anthrax drug while serving as a director for the company that supplied it, according to a report published Sunday.
Posted: 05/19/2013 - Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is warning commuters that a traffic mess awaits them in southwest Connecticut for as long as a week until service is restored to Metro-North following a derailment that injured scores of passengers.
Posted: 05/19/2013 - Five months into President Barack Obama's second term, allies and former top aides worry that his overarching goal of economic opportunity has been diminished, partly drowned out by controversies seized upon by Republicans in an effort to weaken him.
Posted: 05/18/2013 - Alaska's remote Pavlof Volcano has been shooting lava hundreds of feet into the air, but its ash plume is thinning and is no longer making it dangerous for airplanes to fly nearby.
Posted: 05/18/2013 - Investigators are looking into whether an elderly man driving a car in the Hikers Parade in Damascus, Virginia, suffered a medical emergency before his 1997 Cadillac suddenly accelerated into the crowd.
Posted: 05/18/2013 - Officials investigating a train collision in Connecticut have ruled out foul play and are studying a rail fracture where a derailed commuter train was struck by another bound for New York City.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - A college student in suburban Atlanta is accused of faking his own kidnapping to avoid telling his parents he was failing a class.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - A New York-area commuter railroad says two trains have collided in Connecticut, and there are preliminary reports of injuries.