July 4th, 2020: Celebrations, Protests, Social Distance Mark An Independence Day Like None OtherA discussion of July 4th with Louise Stevenson, professor of History and American Studies at Franklin & Marshall College.
GBI Arrests Superior Court Judge For Family Violence Related BatteryGBI arrested Superior Court Judge Meng Lim and charged him with one misdemeanor count of battery under the Georgia Family Violence Act. Judge Lim is the Chief Superior Court Judge of the Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit in the Seventh Superior Court District of Georgia.
Georgia Man Convicted Of Meth Distribution U.S. District Judge Louis Sands pronounced Samuel Howard, 26, of Moultrie, guilty of two counts of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.
Deltona Man Sentenced For Theft Of Government FundsBobby Morlen (54, Deltona) was sentenced to two years in federal prison for theft of government funds.
Marta Using State-Of-The-Art Technology Electrostatic Sprayers Improve Cleaning Process As Authority Prepares For Increase In Service, RidershipElectrostatic Sprayers Improve Cleaning Process as Authority Prepares for Increase in Service, Ridership.
Georgia Hits Another Bleak Coronavirus MilestoneGeorgia added nearly 3,000 new cases on July 1 – beating the old record by over 700 new cases.
Atlanta-Native Herman Cain Hospitalized For CoronavirusHerman Cain, the former 2012 Republican presidential candidate and Godfather Pizza CEO is receiving treatment for coronavirus at an Atlanta-area hospital.
Man Who Pulled Gun On Woman And Threatened To Murder Her Sentenced To More Than 16 Years In Federal PrisonMan who pulled gun on woman and threatened to murder her sentenced to more than 16 years in federal prison.
UPDATE: Atlanta Wendy's Fire: Authorities Arrest Two More SuspectsInvestigators charged both Chisom Kingston, 23, and John Wade, 33, with first degree arson in the Wendy's restaurant fire that followed the shooting death of Rayshard Brooks. This makes a total of three arrests in the arson case, including Natalie White.
16 Years In Federal Prison: St. Pete Man Pulled Gun On Woman And Threatened To Murder HerMan who pulled gun on woman and threatened to murder her sentenced to more than 16 years in federal prison.
Jazz Musician, Freddy Cole, Brother Of Nat King Cole, Dies At 88The jazz great Freddy Cole, an Atlanta resident, died Saturday, according his manager.
Legendary Comedian Carl Reiner Dies At 98Hollywood legend Carl Reiner has died at the age of 98.
TAKE 3: 06.30.2020
‘Tenet’ Release Date Pushed Back Again Due To Surge In Coronavirus Cases One of Hollywood’s biggest summer tentpole releases – intended to mark the return of the movie theater industry from its coronavirus-imposed hiatus – has been delayed yet again.
Splash Mountain To Be Re-Themed After ‘The Princess And The Frog’Splash Mountain at Disneyland and Walt Disney World in Florida is getting a princess makeover.
Dixie Chicks Drop ‘Dixie’ From NameThe Dixie Chicks, one of the biggest acts in country music, have dropped the “Dixie” from their name due to its association with the Confederacy.
Paramedic Arrested For Domestic Violence, Reveals Further Bizarre EventsPolk County paramedic arrested for domestic violence battery. During the interview with the victim, the detective was told about a separate incident, where she had passed out after drinking too much. When she awoke, she found an IV in her arm, and what appeared to be blood being drawn out.
Middle School Teacher Arrested For Performing Oral Sex On JuvenileShe and the boy walked away from the crowd together and she attempted to smoke marijuana, but was so drunk that she couldn't get it lit. At that point she began performing oral sex on the victim.
Lakeland Contractor Arrested For Felony Misappropriation Of $1.4MAn audit revealed a total loss of $1,408,451 sustained by the subcontractors. The Ruthvens - although the loss was directly as a result of FCM - made partial payments to several subcontractors totaling $336,093 in an effort to prevent them from going out of business due to FCM malfeasance.
Florida Pizza Joint Kept Dead Iguana In FreezerFirst there were Florida Man stories. Then came Florida Woman stories. Now, Florida Pizza Joint stories?
Cleveland Indians "to determine the best path forward" for name"The recent social unrest in our community and our country has only underscored the need for us to keep improving as an organization on issues of social justice," the team said.
Americans become citizens at drive-thrus amid pandemicIn America, you can get almost anything in a drive-thru – now, including one very happy spiel: The oath of allegiance to become a U.S. Citizen.
Former National Security Advisor John Bolton and Former Acting and Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell on “The Takeout” - 7/3/2020Former National Security Advisor John Bolton talks about reports that Presiedent Trump ignored allegations of Russia placing bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan which was reportedly included in his Presidential briefings on this week’s episode of the “The Takeout with Major Garrett”
Prosecutor on Ahmaud Arbery case talks evidence on "48 Hours"The death of Ahmaud Arbery shocked Americans and propelled many to protest for justice. Joyette Holmes is the prosecutor on the case, in which three men have been indicted: Gregory McMichael, Travis McMichael and William "Roddie" Bryan Jr. She sat down for an interview with Omar Villafranca for "48 Hours."
Civil rights leader Andrew Young says racism is based on fearThe former colleague of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, and later U.N. Ambassador, tells CBS News, "We're going to have to come together."
Serena Williams' daughter looks like a tennis pro at age 2An adorable video shows the doubles partners high-fiving before Olympia walks off the court — dropping her racket for her mother to pick up.
Hair weaves from Chinese prison camps seized in NY13-ton shipment suspected to be made out of human hair taken from ethnic minorities locked inside a Chinese internment camp.
England puts U.S. on travel "red list"People from nations with a "reduced risk" of coronavirus will soon be allowed to visit the UK without self-isolating.
Trump to attend Mount Rushmore Independence Day celebrations despite warningsPresident Trump will attend an Independence Day celebration at Mount Rushmore, despite warnings that the event could lead to more infections. Weijia Jiang reports.
Trump's visit to Mount Rushmore sparks controversyPresident Trump is traveling to South Dakota to participate in an Independence Day celebration at Mount Rushmore with a speech and an elaborate fireworks display that will be set off above the monument for the first time in more than a decade. The large-scale event is taking place despite a dramatic spike in new coronavirus cases in parts of the U.S. CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid joined CBSN to discuss.
This week on "Face the Nation," July 5, 2020John Bolton, Mayors Carlos Giménez and Sulvester Turner and Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb appear on Sunday's "Face the Nation"
President Trump touts economy, heads to Mount Rushmore as COVID-19 cases spikePresident Trump is touting the economy and heading to an Independence Day celebration at Mount Rushmore, where attendees will not be required to wear masks or social distance. The trip comes as the president's top pandemic adviser warns of spikes in COVID-19 cases across the country. Paula Reid reports.