Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News" with Jeff Glor. [...]
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Thousands of migrants left Honduras a week ago after word about a new caravan spread on Facebook [...]
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Video showing a group of teenagers and a Native American man on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial went viral [...]
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Democrats now are the ones prolonging the shutdown
Other views: What people are saying about President Donald Trump and Congress [...]
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Last September, two former National Football League players launched an app called Politiscope to track the voting records of members of Congress and the bills that they were introducing — and provide non-partisan information about what those bills and votes would mean to voters. The pro-football-playing brothers, Walter Powell Jr. and Brandon Williams, launched the app to provide an accurate accounting of what Congressional leadership was doing — something the two felt was necessary given the [...]
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Falling temperatures replaced the weekend's falling snow Monday as bitter cold and gusty winds swept across the eastern U.S. [...]
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Different angle of video of Catholic high school students and Native American shows the man approached them
Viral video of confrontation between students and Native Americans draws outrage; Garrett Tenney reports. [...]
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Partial closure of government hurts economy to tune of $1.2 billion a week -- and tab is growing the longer it lasts [...]
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Florida police run over couple lying in the road to watch lunar eclipse
A police officer in Florida ran over two people lying on a dark road to watch the lunar eclipse, leading them requring hospital treatment. A statement given to the Palm Beach Post by police said that the two were run over after choosing to lay in the park because its as “extremely dark”. [...]
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Ex-diplomats, scholars urge China to release Canadians
A group of former diplomats and academics have signed an open letter to Chinese President Xi Jinping calling for the release of two Canadians who have been detained on allegations of espionage. Former diplomat Michael Kovrig and businessman Michael Spavor were last month arrested in China for activities that "endanger China's security" -- a phrase often used by Beijing when alleging espionage. The letter said both Kovrig and Spavor worked to improve understanding [...]
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