NTSB investigators have begun interviewing the crew of the New Jersey Transit train that crashed in Hoboken on Thursday. The agency also announced Friday that it had obtained the data recorder from the rear of the train, but were still working to access recorder and cameras in the front cab. Kris Van Cleave reports.
To the dismay and bafflement of his top advisers, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump went on a pre-dawn Twitter reprise of his mocking of the 1996 Miss Universe winner Alicia Machado's post-pageant weight gain. Major Garrett reports on the bizarre tirade and how the Trump and Clinton campaigns are responding.
American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their black-gloved fists in protest at the 1968 Olympics while standing on the medal podium for the national anthem. Afterward, they were banished from the Olympic community. But on Thursday, President Obama welcomed the Olympians back, reports Margaret Brennan.
First grader Jacob Hall is still in critical condition, one day after a 14-year-old gunman shot him, along with another student and a teacher at Townsville Elementary School in S.C. Authorities say a firefighter was able to pin down the shooter before any more people were injured. Manuel Bojorquez reports.