Biden discusses economic relief, rental assistance and cutting child poverty in half.

In his first presidential address to Congress, President Biden talked about the impact of the American Rescue Plan, the stimulus package Congress passed and he signed into law to help stimulate the economy and fight the coronavirus. The package provided more than 160 million checks providing direct financial relief to Americans. Watch his remarks.

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Suspect arrested in connection to quadruple homicide in Wisconsin.

Suspect arrested in connection to quadruple homicide in Wisconsin.

A man has been arrested and another suspect is wanted in the killing of four Minnesotans in western Wisconsin. All four victims were shot to death, according to officials. CBSN Minnesota has the details. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming ne...

New York lawmakers describe deteriorating conditions at Rikers Island jail.

New York lawmakers describe deteriorating conditions at Rikers Island jail.

New York lawmakers who visited Rikers Island jail complex this week described the conditions there as "awful" and "inhumane." Plans are in the works to close the facility by 2027. Earlier this week, Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled an emergency relie...

Derek Chauvin pleads not guilty to violating civil rights.

Derek Chauvin pleads not guilty to violating civil rights.

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the death of George Floyd, pleaded not guilty to violating the civil rights of a teenager in a separate 2017 case that involved a restraint similar to the one used on Floy...

Biden administration calls for overhaul of  «unworkable»  child care system.

Biden administration calls for overhaul of «unworkable» child care system.

A new treasury report found many American families are struggling to pay for child care and called the current system in the U.S. "unworkable." On Wednesday, Vice President Kamala Harris and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen pushed for investments i...

COVID booster shot debate heats up ahead of FDA committee meeting.

COVID booster shot debate heats up ahead of FDA committee meeting.

An FDA advisory committee will meet Friday to discuss and vote on COVID-19 vaccine booster shots. As Jonathan Vigliotti reports, there are conflicting studies on whether another shot is already needed. Then, Dr. Andre Campbell, a critical care phy...