House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith weighs in on Biden's Pentagon pick.

President-elect Joe Biden is facing bipartisan concerns over his choice to lead the Pentagon. He's urging Congress to pass a waiver that would allow retired General Lloyd Austin to serve as defense secretary. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe reports from Wilmington, Delaware, with the latest developments on Mr. Biden's transition to power, and House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith joined CBSN to discuss some of the major concerns with Austin's nomination.

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Fauci backs up Birx's claim Trump received  «parallel data»  on coronavirus.

Fauci backs up Birx's claim Trump received «parallel data» on coronavirus.

President Biden is ramping up his coronavirus response by reimposing a travel ban on people coming to the U.S. from most European nations, Brazil and South Africa. This comes as Dr. Anthony Fauci and Dr. Deborah Birx say former President Trump rec...

Legal analysis of Trump impeachment trial

Legal analysis of Trump impeachment trial

The House delivered its article of impeachment against former President Trump on Monday. He's charged with inciting the deadly insurrection at the Capitol earlier this month. Jessica Levinson, Loyola Law School professor, joins CBSN's Elaine Quija...

Massive unemployment fraud scheme discovered in California.

Massive unemployment fraud scheme discovered in California.

Charges have been filed in Southern California against several convicted felons over a unemployment fraud scheme. Billions of dollars in aid meant to help struggling Californians during the COVID-19 pandemic were allegedly stolen instead. CBS Los ...

Biden administration to move forward with Harriet Tubman on the $20.

Biden administration to move forward with Harriet Tubman on the $20.

White House Jen Psaki said Monday that the Treasury Department will move forward with an effort to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill. The effort was initiated by the Obama administration but then was stalled by the Trump administration. CBSN's El...

White House addresses confusion over coronavirus vaccine supply.

White House addresses confusion over coronavirus vaccine supply.

The White House is pointing a finger at the Trump administration amid growing confusion over the nation's coronavirus vaccine supply. As CBS News' Mola Lenghi reports, several states are grappling with a shortage of doses as President Biden says t...