'Dumpling-shaped' space rock comes into view
A Japanese space probe has been sending back images as it approaches its target, the asteroid Ryugu.
Trump Orders Establishment of Space Force as Sixth Military Branch
The idea has troubled lawmakers and even some members of the administration, who have cautioned that it could create unnecessary bureaucratic responsibilities for a military burdened by conflicts.
Principal who sparked backlash for inviting anti-police extremist to 'Career Day' suddenly retires
A Chicago Public Schools principal suddenly retired after she outraged parents by inviting an anti-police extremist to talk to students on “Career Day.” Mary Beth Cunat personally invited the anti-police activist, Ethan Ethos, to speak to sixth through eighth-grade students at Wildwood Elementary School.
Trump's Space Force Could Increase Problematic Military Programs -- Or It Could Mean Nothing At All
Until now, there has been a balance between what might be called moderately aggressive and very aggressive military space programs. Trump's desire to set up an independent Space Force could upset that. This may be tempered by wiser authorities in the Defense Department and Congress.
The Value Of Your Home Could Get A Big Twist From Autonomous Cars
A decrease in car ownership will likely translate to a decrease in the need for garage space. That could lead to an expansion in residential space in many cities -- and higher property taxes.
Trump announces plan to establish new "Space Force"
President Trump is calling for a new branch of the armed services that would focus on space. But before it becomes a reality, Congress would have to approve it. CBS News national security correspondent David Martin reports.
Recording of crying children at US border adds to outrage
An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking voices of small Spanish-speaking children crying out for their parents at a U.S. immigration facility took center stage Monday in the growing uproar over the Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.
PHOTOS: Crisis at the border
Images from the U.S.-Mexico border and detention facilities around the country have dominated the media and sparked bipartisan outrage over the separation of migrant families who have crossed the border illegally. The Trump administration defends the practice and has said only Congress can fix the situation.
Trump quip about North Korea's Kim sparks outcry on social media
to fall flat and fuel perceptions among his critics that the president admires autocrats. Trump was asked during a Fox News Channel interview outside the West Wing if he would invite Kim to the White House.
Microsoft takes a stand against ICE separating parents from childrenOlder articles »
The company said it was "proud" to supply technology to Immigration and Customs Enforcement -- which sparked anger online.