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Aussie deputy PM steps down amid sexual harassment scandal

Harassment allegation adds to scrutiny Barnaby Joyce has faced since news broke that he and former aide expecting baby

Ivanka Trump gets a red-carpet welcome to South Korea

President's daughter to attend games closing ceremony, and convey a very different tone to the one brought by Vice President Mike Pence

2018 Winter Olympics: Figure skating holds big finale

Follow along with live updates as Thursday's primetime events get underway from South Korea

Sisters in Syria plea for help on Twitter

Two young sisters are showing what it's like to be in Ghouta, which is under siege from merciless missile strikes. The girls even made a plea for help on Twitter. CBS News foreign correspondent Charlie D'agata reports.

After bizarre moment, skaters face calls to be booted from Olympics

Over 550,000 signatures have been gathered on online petition to expel Kim Bo-Reum, Park Ji Woo

Texas Gov. Abbott to decide if killer receives clemency from death penalty

Thomas "Bar" Whitaker was sentenced to death for killing his mother and brother, but his father is asking for clemency. Whitaker was scheduled for lethal injection this morning, but now Texas Gov. Greg Abbott will decide his fate.

Canadian PM regrets attempted assassin's party invite

Jaspal Atwal was found guilty of trying to assassinate an Indian minister in 1986, but was invited to a reception in New Delhi

YouTube controversy persists over false conspiracy video about David Hogg

"I witnessed this event. Why are you doing this to me?" Stoneman Douglas High School student David Hogg is having to defend himself after false conspiracy theories accusing him of being a "crisis actor" have gotten hundreds of thousands of views online.

How did North Korea fare with its last-minute Olympics bid?

North's 22 athletes wrap up competition at Pyeongchang Games without a finish higher than 13th

Professor's kindness in the classroom comes full circle

In our series, A More Perfect Union, we aim to show that what unites us as Americans is far stronger than what divides us. Henry Musoma, a professor at Texas A&M University, is teaching his students not just through lectures, but also through actions. Omar Villafranca reports.

New generation of South Korean men embrace cosmetics boom

The cosmetic boom in South Korea isn't just for women, as advertisers increasingly target men. Holly Williams reports from Seoul on how traditional ideas of masculinity are changing.

Shooting conspiracy spotlights dangers of YouTube's trending tools

YouTube faces strong criticism after it spread conspiracy theories in the aftermath of the deadly school shooting in Florida. The top trending video on the platform Wednesday falsely accused survivor David Hogg of being a crisis actor and was viewed more than 200,000 times before being taken down. Show More Summary

Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal over doping

Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for meldonium, believed to help blood circulation, after winning bronze in mixed doubles with wife

Men helping fuel South Korea's booming cosmetics industry

Sales in South Korea now top $7 billion, and men are reportedly spending more per capita on cosmetics than any other nation

The message and influence of Rev. Billy Graham

The public will have a chance to pay respects to the Rev. Billy Graham before he is buried next Friday in North Carolina. The famed evangelist's influence also reached politics, meeting with every president from Harry Truman to Barack Obama. Show More Summary

Foreign leaders seek fresh ties with U.S. governors, mayors

Australia's Turnbull is visiting the United States in a trip aimed at building stronger relationships with America's governors

As death toll soars, Syria cease-fire proposal hangs on Russia

New U.N. effort to halt carnage as Bashar Assad is accused of relentlessly bombing civilians just outside his own capital city

Public services for Rev. Billy Graham begin Monday

The Rev. Billy Graham, the world's best-known evangelist, will be buried next Friday in North Carolina. The public can pay their respects in Charlotte on Monday and Tuesday when his body will lie in repose. David Begnaud reports.

Security video shows Playa del Carmen ferry explosion

Investigators in Mexico are trying to determine the cause of an explosion onboard a ferry in Playa del Carmen on the Caribbean coast. As many as 25 people on a dock were hurt including seven Americans. Vladimir Duthiers reports.

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