Study says Afghan civilian casualties up 330% since 2017; mystery illness appears in India.

According to researchers at Brown University, the number of Afghan civilians killed in airstrikes carried out by the U.S. and its allies has risen by 330% since 2017. Also, a mystery illness is setting off alarm bells in India, and life in Wuhan, China, where the coronavirus pandemic began, has largely returned to normal. CBS News foreign correspondent Imtiaz Tyab joined "CBSN AM" with headlines from around the world.

Watch video on channel "CBS News"
Retired U.S. Marine, former DHS official on Capitol security:

Retired U.S. Marine, former DHS official on Capitol security: "These are domestic enemies and we …

Officials in Washington D.C. are taking unprecedented security measures ahead of Inauguration Day as intelligence agencies monitor threats from domestic extremists. Retired United States Marine Colonel and former Department of Homeland Security pr...

Convincing Black Americans to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Convincing Black Americans to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Local leaders in the Black community are encouraging Black Americans to get the coronavirus vaccine. Freeman Hrabowski, III, Ph.D, president of the University of Maryland Baltimore County, explains to CBSN why he and his wife entered the Moderna v...

Phil Spector, music producer and murderer, dies at 81.

Phil Spector, music producer and murderer, dies at 81.

Phil Spector, the famed music producer who was convicted of murder in 2009, has died, California prison officials said Sunday. He was 81. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free ac...

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny returns to Moscow and is immediately detained.

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny returns to Moscow and is immediately detained.

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny returned to Moscow on Sunday for the first time since he was poisoned this summer by a Soviet-era nerve agent. He was immediately taken into custody. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service fe...

1 15

Climate scientists sound the alarm on a climate  «tipping point».

Climate scientists sound the alarm on a climate «tipping point».

President-elect Joe Biden has promised to rejoin the Paris Agreement and to implement policy addressing climate change. Some scientists say time is running out, and warn of a "ghastly future" if immediate action is not taken against global warming...