First lady Melania Trump officially re-opens Washington Monument

From CBS News. The Washington Monument underwent a major renovation, including elevator modernization and new visitor screening facility construction. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: http://facebook.com/cbsnews Follow CBS News on Twitter HERE: http://twitter.com/cbsnews Get the…

Report: Trump’s “promise” to foreign leader sparks whistleblower complaint

From CBS News. President Trump’s communications with a foreign leader were concerning enough to prompt a whistleblower complaint, according to the Washington Post, which reports an offiical in the U.S. intelligence community was so alarmed by a “promise” the president made to a foreign leader, he alerted investigators. CBS News White House correspondent Weijia Jiang…

Justin Trudeau apologizes after “brownface” photo emerges

From CBS News. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo surfaced of him wearing “brownface.” Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: http://facebook.com/cbsnews Follow CBS News on Twitter HERE: http://twitter.com/cbsnews Get the latest…

New poll shows Warren closing the gap on Biden

From CBS News. An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll of the Democratic primary field shows Senator Elizabeth Warren leading Joe Biden as voters’ first and second choices. Caitlin Huey-Burns and Sean Sullivan joined “Red & Blue” to discuss what else the poll reveals about the Democratic electorate, and other campaign news of the day.

Eye on America: Separated & Counting preview

From CBS News. The CBS Evening News series, Eye on America: Separated & Counting, shows how families continue to be separated at the border. Correspondent Manuel Bojorquez joins CBSN preview tonight’s story about a father who was reunited with his 3-year-old six months after he was taken from him. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel…

Video messages from world leaders for WPL 2019

From CBS News. Several world leaders offer their thoughts by video message for the attendees of the 2019 Women Political Leaders Summit. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: http://facebook.com/cbsnews Follow CBS News on Twitter HERE:…

Trump orders new sanctions against Iran as Saudi officials present drone wreckage

From CBS News. The Saudi Defense Ministry presented debris from drone wreckage, saying evidence proves Iran was behind the weekend attack on oil facilities. CBS News foreign correspondent Ian Lee joins CBSN what this may mean for U.S.-Iranian relations. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News…

Q&A: Advancing tomorrow’s leaders

From CBS News. A question and answer session at the 2019 Women Political Leaders Summit in Tokyo, Japan, with Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, the executive director of UN Women. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: http://facebook.com/cbsnews Follow…

Closing remarks & WPL Summit 2019 declaration

From CBS News. Watch the closing remarks wrapping up the 2019 Women Political Leaders Summit in Tokyo, Japan. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: http://facebook.com/cbsnews Follow CBS News on Twitter HERE: http://twitter.com/cbsnews Get the latest…

Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine magazines team up to release list of world’s best restaurants

From CBS News. Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine magazines have released a new list of the world’s best restaurants. Travel + Leisure editor-in-chief Jacqui Gifford joins CBSN to talk about their choices. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like…

Abortion rates hit record low rates across U.S.

From CBS News. The number of abortions performed in the U.S. has hit its lowest level since Roe vs. Wade legalized abortion nationwide nearly 50 years ago. Since 2014, the number of abortions has reportedly declined by 8%. Reporter Kate Smith joined CBSN AM to explain what’s behind the trend and the declining number of…

She’s an engineer, entrepreneur, fashionista and “Ninja Cat”

From CBS News. Dona Sarkar is a Microsoft engineer. But she’s also much more. Author? Designer? TedX speaker? Yes, yes and yes. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: http://facebook.com/cbsnews Follow CBS News on Twitter HERE:…

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Democrats rally union members in Philadelphia

From CBS News. Democratic presidential hopefuls rallied union members in Philadelphia on Tuesday, as they try to take back the battleground state of Pennsylvania in 2020. CBS News political unit associate producer Sarah Ewall-Wice reports. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/…

2020 Daily Trail Markers: O’Rourke addresses homelessness crisis in Los Angeles

From CBS News. Former Congressman Beto O’Rourke visited Los Angeles on Tuesday to learn about the city’s homelessness crisis. CBS News 2020 campaign reporter Tim Perry joins CBSN to discuss O’Rourke’s focus on the issue. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/…

States move to crack down on flavored vape products

From CBS News. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo outlawed the sale of all flavored electronic cigarette products besides tobacco and menthol in his state Tuesday, following the lead of Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Beth LeBlanc, a reporter for the Detroit News, spoke to CBSN’s “Red and Blue” about Michigan’s crackdown on the products that have…