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DeMarcus Cousins unveils new basketball court in his hometown

NBA star DeMarcus "Boogie" Cousins held his third annual block party in his hometown of Mobile, Alabama, and unveiled a new outdoor basketball court...

Lawmakers crack down on airline fees

Lawmakers have scuttled a plan to prohibit airlines from charging "unreasonable" fees for changing or canceling tickets.

Christine Blasey Ford responds to Senate request, “hopeful” details can be worked out

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford has agreed to "provide her first-hand knowledge of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual misconduct next week," according to a letter sent by...

Forgotten island: Vieques still running entirely on generators more than a year after Maria...

Last Updated Sep 22, 2018 3:16 PM EDT It was only last month that Puerto Rico's electric company finally restored power to all customers --...

Christine Blasey Ford agrees to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee next week

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her 36 years ago at a high school...

Texas superintendent resigns after “black quarterback” comment

Onalaska Independent School District Superintendent Lynn Redden is seen in an undated file photo from the district's website. Onalaska ISD HOUSTON — A white Texas school...

Forgotten island: Vieques still without power more than a year after Maria

Watch the full CBSN Originals one-hour special "Puerto Rico: The exodus after Hurricane Maria" on CBSN Sunday, Sept. 23, at 8 p.m., 11 p.m. and...

North Carolina governor says floodwaters are still “treacherous”

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper says "treacherous" floodwaters are still threatening the state more than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfill there. Cooper...

“Why isn't this guy more famous?”: The Founding Father you may have never heard...

Dr. Benjamin Rush is the Founding Father that people have not found yet. Author Stephen Fried thinks it's high time America did. "He had very...

Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults

NEW YORK -- There are a myriad of reasons why survivors of sexual assault wait years to come forward -- if at all. Among...

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