Soldier from Illinois and Army civilian employee from Oklahoma lost lives in hostilities, Pentagon says
From a former slave's freedom paper to a Tuskegee Airmen's jacket, families have donated thousands of heirlooms to the National Museum of African American History and Culture
Judge Robert Wilkins, who helped bring the National Museum of African American History and Culture to life, says he gets "goosebumps to see it happening"
A pioneer of the civil rights movement visits the new Smithsonian museum dedicated to African American history and culture
In memorials and witnesses' testimony, life and death share in the rebirth of the World Trade Center, 15 years after the 2001 terror attacks
Visiting the National Musuem of African American History and Culture for the first time, Democratic Sen. Cory Booker and Republican Sen. Tim Scott spoke about their common bond and hopes for America's future
Lesley Stahl reports on the difficult decisions that surrounded the National September 11 Memorial & Museum before the space opened in 2014
Former White House Chief of Staff Andy Card, who served in President George W. Bush's administration, shares special insight into Mr. Bush's reactions to and handling of the terror attack, including fears that Air Force One could be targeted.
When Mike Jivanjee saved a gosling from drowning two years ago, he never imagined what a friend he'd made
CBS News talked with Customs and Border Patrol officers about whether building a bigger wall would solve America's immigration woes
Authorities say two chemicals were mixed together which created a toxic cloud over the city and officials told several people in Atchison to evacuate
The most compelling photos from Oct. 15-21, 2016
The immigrant was arrested earlier this year for posing as a student at a Pennsylvania high school, and also faced charges for having sex with an underage girl
Berkeley police say that two female students reported alleged assaults at off-campus fraternity parties last weekend
Several homes across the street from the fire appeared to also suffer some damage
In an awkward exchange that has been going viral, the unflappable CNN anchor said "I don't speak for Jews"
The man who saved Heather Krueger's life also earned her heart, reports Steve Hartman
Minnesota mom's emotional story of her complicated pregnancy goes viral
Fire departments arrived on scene to find the two-story house fully engulfed in fire and were not able to get inside
The Boston Fire Department has recovered the bodies of both the workers, but have not publicly released their names
The 24-year-old’s death set off weeks of protests; neither officer involved was charged
New York Giants' Josh Brown wrote graphic, disturbing passages in journals
The 2016 election season has been crazy from the start, but these moments stood out as especially shocking
Police say they suspect she was intoxicated when she killed man in convenience store parking lot
When an animal hospital told Joey Maxwell it was time to say goodbye to his beloved golden retriever, he decided to give the dog one last special day instead
The young woman, now 19, testified Friday Justin Ross Harris first contacted her online in 2013 after she posted on the Whisper app that she wanted a relationship like the one depicted in "50 Shades of Grey"
A little dictionary help from the wordsmiths of Merriam-Webster to understand the presidential election
Two brothers linked to 2014 killing of wealthy Brooklyn real estate developer Menachem Stark amid a botched extortion plot