McConnell on coronavirus relief: Senate «ought to pass what we can agree on».

Congress is working to reach agreements on coronavirus relief and government spending before the end of the year. Los Angeles Times congressional reporter Jennifer Haberkorn joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano to discuss the latest developments from Capitol Hill.

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Biden speaks about economic recovery and COVID relief plan.

Biden speaks about economic recovery and COVID relief plan.

President Biden announced a series of measures to ease the economic burden of the coronavirus pandemic, including more federal food assistance and streamlining the delivery of stimulus checks. Watch his remarks. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital stre...

Remembering baseball legend Henry  «Hank»  Aaron, dead at 86.

Remembering baseball legend Henry «Hank» Aaron, dead at 86.

One of the greatest home run hitters of all time, Henry "Hank" Aaron died today at the age of 86. He broke Major League Baseball's home run record in 1974, and finished his career with 755 homers. Aaron still holds the record for the most RBIs, ex...

New concerns raised over South African variant of COVID-19.

New concerns raised over South African variant of COVID-19.

The race to get people vaccinated is more critical than ever as new research shows the South African variant of COVID-19 has some resistance to antibodies. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta reports from South Africa, and then John Moore,...

National Guardsman who is also a teacher leads Zoom classes while deployed at U.

National Guardsman who is also a teacher leads Zoom classes while deployed at U.

Sergeant Jacob Kohut is a member of the National Guard and a band teacher in Virginia. So when he was activated to help secure the U.S. Capitol earlier this month, he found a way to balance both jobs. He still teaches his virtual classes – only he...

Biden pushes to reopen schools while fighting COVID-19 pandemic.

Biden pushes to reopen schools while fighting COVID-19 pandemic.

On his first full day in office, President Joe Biden signed an executive order meant to prioritize reopening the nation's schools. It's one of 10 executive orders he signed Thursday related to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Rajiv Shah, presid...