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North Korea threatens H-bomb test over Pacific

Statement comes after North Korean leader calls Trump mentally deranged' and says he will tame the U.S. dotard with fire'

Hurricane Maria bears down on Turks and Caicos, Bahamas

As killer Category 3 storm heads for tropical islands, millions in Puerto Rico are without power, leaving some to contemplate an escape

Rescues spur hope for survivors as Mexico quake toll rises

Desperate relatives gather around razed buildings, worried that rescue efforts will be replaced by clearance operations

Videos show protesters at NY Erdogan speech punched, hit while being removed

It's not yet clear whose security detail was responsible for allegedly punching protesters as they were kicked out of speech

Pope says church realized sex abuse problem 'a bit late'

Pope Francis said decades-long practice of moving pedophiles around rather than sanctioning them was to blame

Poland, NATO launch drills amid concerns raised by Russia war games

The defensive exercises were held amid security concers raised by Russia and Belarus' recent war games

Hurricane Maria targets Turks and Caicos as Puerto Rico left powerless

Powerful Category 3 storm heads for Turks and Caicos Islands, then Bahamas after leaving millions in Puerto Rico without power

Police: 2 arrested in London subway bombing freed without charge

Four others remain in custody following attack at London's Parsons Green station that left 30 people injured when a bomb partly detonated

Kim Jong Un calls Trump 'deranged,' says he will 'pay dearly'

It is unusual for the North Korean leader to issue such a statement in his own name, and it will further escalate the war of words between the adversaries

Trump wants to renegotiate Iran nuclear deal

President Trump wants to renegotiate the 2015 agreement to freeze Iran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting financial sanctions. He wants a long-term deal with more stringent terms. Margaret Brennan reports.

Hundreds rescued after Hurricane Maria hits Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria inflicted damage on 80 percent of homes in Puerto Rico. In the coastal city of Cantano, residents forged through flooded streets, heading to the only open grocery store. In the small town of Toa Baja, hundreds of residents were rescued by the National Guard. David Begnaud reports.

Death toll in Mexico earthquake continues to climb

The death toll in Mexico rose Thursday to at least 273. More than two days after the magnitude 7.1 earthquake reduced buildings to rubble, survivors were still being rescued. Manuel Bojorquez reports.

Mexican Navy says there's no missing child in collapsed school

Official says all children were accounted for, although an adult may still be alive below the rubble

What are the stakes if Trump decertifies Iran nuclear deal?

Eurasia Group founder Ian Bremmer describes why the president might be stalling an announcement of his decision

World's richest woman dead at 94

Daughter of the founder of L'Oreal cosmetics empire was worth nearly $40 billion when she died in her home in France

Maria gains strength as it lashes Dominican Republic

Powerful Category 3 storm heading for Turks and Caicos Islands, then the Bahamas

Rescuers race to save girl trapped in quake rubble; body recovered

Workers struggle in rain and darkness to clear unstable debris and reach at least one girl trapped under the rubble

Police arrest 6th suspect in London subway bomb investigation

"This continues to be a fast-moving investigation. A significant amount of activity has taken place since the attack on Friday," police say

Mexico earthquake: Search continues for missing children at damaged school

Rescuers and hundreds of volunteers work around the clock to locate survivors after hundreds killed in Tuesday's quake

N. Korea responds to Trump's threat of total destruction

Comments are North's first after Trump's speech at the U.N., where he also called leader Kim Jong Un "Rocket man"

Maria gains strength as it lashes Dominican Republic

Powerful storm expected to pass offshore of Dominican Republic before heading for Turks and Caicos Islands, and then the Bahamas

Red Cross truck carrying Rohingya aid in deadly crash

Accident occurs hours after another Red Cross aid shipment in Myanmar's restive Rakhine state attacked by a Buddhist mob

Hurricane Maria lashes Puerto Rico with torrential rain

The storm is expected to pass offshore of the northeastern coast of the Dominican Republic early Thursday

EU official says U.S., others don't see breach of Iran nuke deal

Federica Mogherini says Iran nuclear deal "is working and is delivering for its purpose" and deal is important at a critical time in the world

Tillerson says he doesn't know Trump's decision on Iran deal

The Secretary of State said the president "has not shared with anyone externally" what he plans to do about the Iran deal

Maria spurs floods, knocks out power in Puerto Rico

Officials on U.S. island say entire towns may have to be rebuilt after hurricanes Maria, Irma sweep through

Prayers, hope for survival in Mexico City after deadly quake

First responders' work has been at times frantic, at times painstaking in the aftermath of a 7.1-magnitude earthquake

Amazon may unwittingly give tips to would-be bombers

Investigation reveals that getting ingredients needed too make a simple bomb has become easier than ever

Afghan president outlines U.S. strategy for Afghanistan

Trump so far offered few specifics of his plan for Afghanistan where the Taliban currently hold sway in nearly 50 percent of the country

Mumford & Sons holds benefit concert for children affected by war

Mumford & Sons, a Grammy-winning British band, is donating all proceeds from a benefit concert to a new charity, Children of Conflict. The charity focuses on helping children recover from the trauma of war, a cause close to the heart of band leader Marcus Mumford. Margaret Brennan has more.

Amazon reviewing procedures in wake of London subway bombing

British police have made two more arrests in Friday's subway bombing. Five people are now in custody. Thirty people were hurt when the bomb partially exploded. And now, Amazon is reviewing procedures after it was revealed its website may unwittingly give tips to would-be bombers. Mark Phillips ...

Mueller has bombarded White House with requests for documents

The New York Times reported Wednesday that special counsel Robert Mueller's office "sent a document to the White House that detailed 13 areas in which investigators are seeking information." CBS News' Jeff Pegues has also learned of emails that show a top Trump operative reaching out to an associate ...

Children saved from ruins of collapsed school in aftermath of Mexico quake

A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit central Mexico on Tuesday. Rescuers pulled a boy and a girl, both alive, from a crack in the wall of a collapsed school. But rescuers fear many more children are still trapped under the debris and rubble. Manuel Bojorquez reports.

Maria knocks power out in Puerto Rico, leaves many without homes

Hurricane Maria left the entire island of Puerto Rico without power Wednesday after it made landfall as a Category 4 storm. It had already left a trail of destruction on the islands of Dominica and St. Croix -- both in the direct path of Maria. David Begnaud reports.

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Maria knocks power out in Puerto Rico, leaves many without homes; Southern California battles hepatitis A outbreak

Mexico earthquake: Child found alive in frantic search at school

At least 223 confirmed dead, but many more still missing, trapped in collapsed buildings, including a school where at least 21 students killed

Tillerson: Iran in 'technical compliance' with nuclear deal

As the president announces he's decided what to do with the Iranian nuclear deal, here's what his top diplomat told us last Sunday

How to help victims of the Mexico City earthquake

Here's how to donate to several different organizations working on the ground in Mexico to help victims of the earthquake

Trump holds talks amid unclear future of Iran deal

President Trump told reporters he has made a decision on the future of the Iran nuclear deal but he hasn't disclosed what it is. He made the comment during meetings with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. Washington Post diplomatic correspondent Anne Gearan ...

Hurricane Maria

Powerful hurricane tore through the Caribbean and made a direct hit on Puerto Rico

Nikki Haley to attend meeting on the Iranian nuclear deal

This will be the highest-level known encounter between the Trump administration's national security team and Iranian officials so far

IMF's Lagarde: 'It's criminal' not to rely on women more

Christine Lagarde is the first woman to be managing director of the economic adviser and international lender to nearly 200 countries

Iran leader blasts Trump's 'ugly, ignorant words'

Hassan Rouhani says "it will be a great pity" if nuclear agreement is "destroyed by rogue newcomers to the world of politics"

Euro leaders urge Facebook, Google to scrub terrorist content

Leaders of the UK, France and Italy proposing new targets for internet giants to remove extremist material

Cops, protesters clash over independence push in Spain

At least 12 officials arrested in Catalonia in federal government's effort to block secession referendum

Man captures dramatic rescue at Mexico school on video

Bystander records harrowing moments after massive quake as he and others find children stuck in rubble under flattened wing of school

Euro leaders want faster takedowns of online extremist content

Leaders of the UK, France and Italy proposing new targets for internet giants to remove extremist material

Republicans make last-ditch effort to repeal & replace Obamacare

Some Republicans are expressing cautious optimism about the Graham-Cassidy health care bill while others are voicing criticism. CBSN political contributor Caitlin Huey-Burns breaks down the legislation's chances for success.

Finalists compete for $100M grant 'to improve humanity'

MacArthur Foundation's 100&Change grant promises $100 million to a group that comes up with the "best idea to improve humanity"

Frantic search at school as Mexico earthquake toll climbs

At least 225 confirmed dead, but many more still missing, trapped in collapsed buildings, including a school where at least 21 students killed