U.S. confirms first case of U.K. COVID-19 variant as cases and deaths rise

Health officials in Colorado have identified the first case of a new coronavirus variant first detected in the U.K. CBS News correspondent Meg Oliver reports on the surge in infections already happening across the country, and Dr. Shoshana Ungerleider, internal medicine physician at California Pacific Medical Center, joined CBSN to discuss what we know about the new variant and the challenges hospitals are facing.

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Watch: Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman recites poem at Joe Biden's inauguration.

Watch: Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman recites poem at Joe Biden's inauguration.

Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman delivered her original composition, "The Hill We Climb," at the U.S. Capitol during the inauguration ceremony for President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Watch her performance in full. CBSN is CBS Ne...

Joe Biden's inauguration address:  «This is America's day».

Joe Biden's inauguration address: «This is America's day».

In a 21-minute inaugural address, President Joe Biden declared "democracy has prevailed" as he pleaded for unity. "This is America's day. This is democracy's day," Mr. Biden said. Watch his full speech. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming new...

How Kamala Harris' historic inauguration will impact Biden's administration.

How Kamala Harris' historic inauguration will impact Biden's administration.

Kamala Harris is making history as being the first woman to become vice president of the United States. She's also the first person of color to hold the office. Christina Greer, an author and professor of political science at Fordham University, j...

Watch: Joe Biden sworn in as 46th president of the United States.

Watch: Joe Biden sworn in as 46th president of the United States.

Chief Justice John Roberts administered the oath of office to Joseph R. Biden at his inauguration as the 46th president of the United States on January 20, 2021. Watch how the historic moment unfolded. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news...

Watch: Kamala Harris sworn in as vice president

Watch: Kamala Harris sworn in as vice president

Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor administered the oath of office to Kamala Harris as she was sworn in as vice president on January 20, 2021. Watch how the historic moment unfolded. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuri...