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Winter Olympics 2018: Team USA's Lindsey Vonn eyes gold medal

Winter Olympics 2018: Team USA's Lindsey Vonn eyes gold medal

Follow along with live updates as Day 12 of the Winter Games gets underway from South Korea
Violence in Syria leaves at least 200 dead

Violence in Syria leaves at least 200 dead

More brutal violence near Damascus has left at least 200 people dead, and civilians are left wondering when the next strike will hit. CBS News foregin correspondent Charlie D'Agata reports.
White House defends response to Russian meddling amid Mueller probe

White House defends response to Russian meddling amid Mueller probe

Trump tweeted Tuesday that he's been "much tougher on Russia" than his predecessor. But what does the record show?
Brutal violence in Syria leaves at least 200 dead

Brutal violence in Syria leaves at least 200 dead

Survivors of the most recent airstrikes are scrambling to protect themselves from the next one
Athletes from tropical countries turn up the heat at the Winter Olympics

Athletes from tropical countries turn up the heat at the Winter Olympics

Twenty-five so-called tropical nations are competing in Pyeongchang -- and it's no accident
Winter Olympics wipeouts

Winter Olympics wipeouts

When skaters, skiers and snowboarders push themselves to the limit, sometimes things go wrong
Palestinian leader calls for international peace conference

Palestinian leader calls for international peace conference

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas made clear to the U.N. Security Council that any future peace efforts cannot be U.S.-brokered​
Alleged cartel boss "Mr. Polite" nabbed in Mexican border city

Alleged cartel boss "Mr. Polite" nabbed in Mexican border city

Mexican navy says top boss of notorious Gulf cartel was arrested in city of Matamoros, across from Brownsville, Texas
"Un-American": Man deported after decades in U.S. speaks out

"Un-American": Man deported after decades in U.S. speaks out

Ohio entrepreneur Amer Othman came to U.S. 38 years ago, had life turned upside down in an instant
U.S. fighter jet dumps fuel tanks into lake near fishermen

U.S. fighter jet dumps fuel tanks into lake near fishermen

Latest incident involving U.S. military on southern Japanese island of Okinawa comes amid already-strained relations
Court gives "Baby Factory" dad custody of 13 kids from surrogates

Court gives "Baby Factory" dad custody of 13 kids from surrogates

Secretive Japanese millionaire is their biological father, and Thai court says he is capable of caring for the brood
Many who chase Olympic glory face harsh financial reality

Many who chase Olympic glory face harsh financial reality

Winter Olympic athletes defy gravity and impress audiences around the world, but many struggle financially on the road to the Games. But the U.S. Olympic Committee, a non-profit, reported $339 million
Former employee of Russian "troll farm" on special counsel indictment

Former employee of Russian "troll farm" on special counsel indictment

Special counsel Robert Mueller's recent indictment identified 13 Russians who allegedly tried to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election using social media. Elizabeth Palmer spoke with a young
Cops suspect Israeli leader's close confidant tried to bribe judge

Cops suspect Israeli leader's close confidant tried to bribe judge

Latest scandal to engulf beleaguered Israeli leader's inner circle as Benjamin Netanyahu himself stands accused of bribery in 2 cases
Curler beaten by Russian charged with doping: "That's not cool"

Curler beaten by Russian charged with doping: "That's not cool"

Norwegian who lost out on Olympic bronze to Russians says "they've robbed us of our moment of glory"
"It feels like gold": U.S. siblings win ice dance bronze

"It feels like gold": U.S. siblings win ice dance bronze

The Shib Sibs - Maia and older brother Alex Shibutani - added a bronze medal in the event to their team bronze early in the Pyeongchang Games
Angry mob beats rape, murder suspects to death

Angry mob beats rape, murder suspects to death

About 1,000 people dragged 2 men suspected of killing 5-year-old girl out of jail cell in remote northeast India, and killed them
Trump Jr. in India to lure luxury apartment buyers

Trump Jr. in India to lure luxury apartment buyers

Prospective buyers promised "conversation and dinner" with son of U.S. president, who has pledged to avoid potential ethical conflicts
KFC slowly recovering from U.K. chicken shortage

KFC slowly recovering from U.K. chicken shortage

Chain apologizes to customers desperate for their "fried chicken fix" amid "teething problems" with new delivery partner DHL
More than 100 killed in Syria assault near capital

More than 100 killed in Syria assault near capital

Rebel leader claims "new Holocaust" as intense Syrian government shelling leaves at least 20 children dead, group says