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ConocoPhillips buys Marathon Oil for $17.1 billion

ConocoPhillips is acquiring Marathon Oil in a blockbuster deal amid ongoing consolidation in the energy industry.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 11:42 am

Statistics from Negro Leagues officially added to MLB record books

The immediate impact will see Josh Gibson, one of the baseball's greatest players, take multiple records from the likes of Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 11:08 am

The 5 best outdoor projectors of 2024 are ready for your summer movie nights

Using one of the best outdoor projector is the perfect way to host a movie night for friends and family.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 11:00 am

9-year-old girl, 2-year-old boy found dead after mom's alleged confession

A 9-year-old girl was found dead inside the mother's car, and a 2-year-old boy was found dead in a fountain, authorities said.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 10:58 am

Jury in Trump trial set to begin deliberations today

The jury in Donald Trump's criminal trial in New York is set to begin deliberations Wednesday, marking the beginning of the end of the criminal trial.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 10:00 am

North Korea flies hundreds of balloons full of trash over South Korea

South's Korea's military said about 260 North Korean balloons were found dropped in various parts of the country and were being recovered by military rapid response and explosive clearance teams.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 9:54 am

The bird flu vaccine is made with eggs. That has scientists worried.

The spread of an avian flu virus in cattle has again brought public health attention to the potential for a global pandemic. Fighting it would depend, for now, on 1940s technology that makes vaccines from hens' eggs.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 9:00 am

World's first wooden satellite built by Japanese researchers

The world's first wooden satellite has been built by Japanese researchers who said their tiny cuboid craft is scheduled to be carried into space on a SpaceX rocket in September.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 7:58 am

Massachusetts fugitive dubbed "Bad Breath Rapist" captured in California after 16 years on the run

Police in Northern California on Tuesday helped U.S. Marshals arrest a fugitive wanted in a Massachusetts rape case nearly two decades after he fled that state during his trial, authorities said.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 6:43 am

Texas Rep. Tony Gonzalez barely wins GOP runoff against gun-rights activist

Republican Rep. Tony Gonzales of Texas narrowly won his primary runoff against a gun-rights activist. Gonzalez backers had warned that a loss could open the door for Democrats to flip the district in November.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 6:11 am

Haiti transitional council names Garry Conille as new prime minister

Garry Conille has been named Haiti's new prime minister nearly a month after a coalition within a fractured transitional council had chosen someone else for the position.

Published on 29 May 2024 | 12:14 am

U.S. looks to team up with Europe to counter Chinese exports

The Biden administration argues China subsidizes its products so aggressively and produces them at such scale it undermines other countries' economic output, which should be a global concern. Last week, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen asked her European counterparts for help. Mark Wu, professor of law at Harvard University, joins CBS News to discuss whether a multi-national approach could produce real results.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:57 pm

Why U.S. elections are the most secure they've ever been

With 160 days until the next presidential election, American democracy is still reeling from millions of Americans, and even some politicians, refusing to accept the 2020 results. CBS News election law contributor David Becker examines the state of U.S. election integrity.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:53 pm

How climate change is making flight turbulence worse

Turbulence on flights has been increasing, and climate change could be one of the reasons why. CBS News senior weather producer David Parkinson explains how the human-caused phenomenon affects the flight path.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:50 pm

Takeaways from closing arguments in Trump "hush money" trial

The prosecution and defense in former President Donald Trump's "hush money" trial gave their closing arguments Tuesday, making their final cases before jury deliberations begin. CBS News campaign reporter and attorney Katrina Kaufman and legal contributor Rebecca Roiphe join with the latest.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:46 pm

Israel pressing on with Rafah ground assault

Palestinians who had fled to Rafah to escape the Israel-Hamas war are now in the path of violence as Israel pushes on with its offensive despite global condemnation. CBS News foreign correspondent Imtiaz Tyab reports. Then, Ky Luu, CEO of International Medical Corps, joins to discuss what aid groups see on the ground.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:44 pm

County sheriff has virtual solution for mental health responders

The Cook County Sheriff's Office aims to put mental health workers in the field virtually as cities grapple with alternative police responses.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:41 pm

Illinois sheriff's office creates new program to deal with mental health crises

The Cook County Sheriff's Office in Illinois launched a program that allows deputies to patch in qualified clinicians to help people dealing with mental health issues. Ash-har Quraishi got an inside look at how the program works.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:37 pm

Off-duty nurses save basketball player who collapsed during game

Nurses Doreen Thrash and Marcus Walton were off the clock when a person playing a friendly game of basketball collapsed. The two sprang into action and helped save the basektball player's life.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:37 pm

Melinda Gates to donate $1 billion to benefit women and families

Melinda Gates announced she will be donating $1 billion to benefit women and families, including reproductive rights. Jamie Yuccas spoke with some of the people set to benefit.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:35 pm

Dozens killed in blasts at Palestinian encampments

At least 20 civilians were killed Tuesday in blasts at an encampment for displaced Palestinians, the Gaza Ministry of Health said. Hamas officials say the deaths were caused by Israeli airstrikes, but Israel denies carrying out the latest attacks. Imtiaz Tyab reports.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:34 pm

Military fighter jet crashes in New Mexico

A developmental F-35 crashed shortly after takeoff and caught fire near an Air Force base in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Tuesday. The pilot survived and was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, officials said.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:33 pm

YouTuber challenging incumbent Texas Republican in runoff election

Texas Republican Rep. Tony Gonzales is fighting to keep his seat in a GOP primary runoff. He faces Brandon Herrera, a gun rights YouTuber with more than three million followers. CBS News politics reporter Hunter Woodall has the latest.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:31 pm

Closing arguments delivered in Trump "hush money" trial

Lawyers on both sides delivered their closing arguments in former President Trump's criminal "hush money" trial Tuesday. The jury is expected to begin deliberations later this week. Robert Costa has the latest.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:31 pm

Who will benefit from Melinda French Gates' $1 billion donation?

Billionaire philanthropist Melinda French Gates announced Tuesday her plans to donate $1 billion over the next two years to various organizations and individuals working on behalf of women and families. CBS News political correspondent Caitlin Huey-Burns has the details.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:28 pm

"CBS Evening News" headlines for Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell."

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:28 pm

Biden campaign enlists Robert De Niro to appear outside Trump trial

President Biden's reelection campaign held a news conference Tuesday outside the lower Manhattan courthouse where former President Donald Trump is on trial. Robert De Niro and former Capitol Hill police officer Harry Dunn spoke at the event. Robert Costa, Joel Payne and Matt Gorman join to discuss.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:27 pm

Jury hears closing arguments at Trump "hush money" trial

Lawyers from both sides presented their final cases before the jury in former President Donald Trump's "hush money" trial in New York.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:24 pm

Trump defense wraps closing argument in "hush money" trial

Former President Donald Trump's legal team wrapped up their closing argument in his New York criminal trial earlier Tuesday. CBS News legal contributor Jessica Levinson joins to break down the proceedings.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 11:22 pm

Sneak peek: Rodney Alcala - The Killing Game

A photographer who was on "The Dating Game" became one of the nation's deadliest serial killers. Eight years after "48 Hours"' first report, new victims emerge. Correspondent Peter Van Sant reports Saturday, June 1 at 9/8c on CBS.

Published on 28 May 2024 | 7:30 pm