Thomas "Bar" Whitaker was sentenced to death for killing his mother and brother, but his father is asking for clemency. Whitaker was scheduled for lethal injection this morning, but now Texas Gov. Greg Abbott will decide his fate.
U.S-backed Iraqi forces surrounded the iconic al-Nuri mosque on Thursday after it had been blown up by ISIS last week, while around 200 ISIS fighters remain in two separate locations in Mosul and a hospital complex up north. CBS News national security correspondent David Martin joins CBSN to discuss the significance of the mosque and what's to come as a result of being captured.
U.S. armed forces and the CIA may have committed war crimes by torturing detainees in Afghanistan, the International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor said in a report
The presidential Elysee Palace fired Alexandre Benalla a day before police raided his home Saturday morning in a Parisian suburb
The viral — and allegedly deadly — hoax is once again targeting children on social media
The cooler reportedly included a note signed with the initials of a drug cartel
Donald Trump Jr. is expected to appear Thursday before a Senate committee investigating whether the Trump campaign conspired with the Russian government during the 2016 election. His testimony comes on the heels of Facebook's revelation Wednesday that an internal investigation found a Russian-linked "troll farm" spread 3,000 ads on the platform as part of a political influence operation. Jeff Pegues reports.
Revelers of all ages -- many wearing bright wigs, heavy makeup and multicolored costumes -- filled more than 10 city blocks Sunday