Switzerland’s glaciers are melting more than ever before, report says

Switzerland’s glaciers are melting like never before, an academic study released Wednesday found, with their ice volume declining by 6% this year amid rising concerns about global warming and a summer heat wave that swept across Europe. The Swiss Academy of Sciences reported that the shrinkage of ice in the country’s glaciers topped a previous […]

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Several areas still cut off days after Hurricane Fiona slammed Puerto Rico

Satellite image shows a flooded bridge in the aftermath of Hurricane Fiona, in Arecibo, Puerto Rico on Sept. 21, 2022.  Maxar Technologies / Handout via Reuters Hurricane Fiona left dozens of families stranded across Puerto Rico after smashing roads and bridges, with authorities still struggling to reach people four days after the storm smacked the […]

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Protester lights arm and part of tennis court on fire during Laver Cup

A protester lit a portion of the court and his arm on fire during a match at the Laver Cup tennis event Friday, hours before Roger Federer was scheduled to play for the final time before retiring. The episode briefly delayed the action at the start of the second set of Stefanos Tsitsipas’ 6-2, 6-1 […]

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The Uplift: A “Star Trek” trailblazer and Markelle the Gazelle

The Uplift: A “Star Trek” trailblazer and Markelle the Gazelle – CBS News Watch CBS News “Star Trek” actress Sonequa Martin-Green pays tribute to trailblazing actress Nichelle Nichols and how she helped women and people of color in STEM. Runner Markelle Taylor shares how running changed his life – and how he qualified for a […]

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Queen Elizabeth’s royal legacy honored at funeral

Queen Elizabeth’s royal legacy honored at funeral – CBS News Watch CBS News The royal family and foreign dignitaries filled Westminster Abbey to say their final goodbyes to Queen Elizabeth II. Charle D’Agata has the details. View CBS News In Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive […]

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How to watch Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral at Westminster Abbey

Official mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, the U.K.’s longest-reigning monarch, culminates Monday morning with her state funeral in Westminster Abbey in London. The guest list for the service includes around 500 foreign dignitaries, including about 100 heads of state — President Biden among them — and after years of planning, an extensive security operation is being put […]

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War crimes investigators in Ukraine discover signs of torture

War crimes investigators in Ukraine discover signs of torture – CBS News Watch CBS News Investigators in Ukraine say they made a gruesome discovery of mass graves in the newly liberated Kharkiv region. Some of the bodies show signs of torture. Debora Patta reports. View CBS News In Be the first to know Get browser […]

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Russians bid farewell to Gorbachev in funeral snubbed by Putin

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, who launched drastic reforms that helped end the Cold War and precipitated the breakup of the Soviet Union, was buried Saturday after a farewell ceremony attended by thousands of mourners but snubbed by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The Kremlin’s refusal to formally declare a state funeral reflects its uneasiness about […]

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Princess Diana remembered as loving mother and champion of humanitarian causes

Princess Diana remembered as loving mother and champion of humanitarian causes – CBS News Watch CBS News Twenty-five years after her death, Princess Diana left an enduring legacy, remembered as a loving mother and a champion of countless humanitarian causes — in addition to bringing both magic and vulnerability to the royal family. View CBS […]

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Shelling reported near Ukrainian nuclear plant, Europe’s largest

Shelling reported near Ukrainian nuclear plant, Europe’s largest – CBS News Watch CBS News Russia and Ukraine are blaming one another amid reports of shelling near Europe’s largest nuclear power plant. The explosions near the Zaporizhzhia plant have downed high voltage power lines, prompting engineers to shut down a reactor. Charlie D’Agata has more. View […]

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