Vikings' Dalvin Cook (hamstring) to sit out vs. Bills

Vikings' Dalvin Cook (hamstring) to sit out vs. Bills

EAGAN, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook and defensive end Everson Griffen have officially been ruled out for Sunday’s home game against the Buffalo Bills, coach Mike Zimmer announced Friday. Cook, who sustained a hamstring injury during overtime of Minnesota’s 29-29 tie in Green Bay, did not practice this week. Latavius Murray, who […]

Apple iPhone XS

Apple iPhone XS

Glowing and glamorous, the Apple iPhone XS ($999) aims to be the sweet spot for iPhones this year. But while it’s certainly an excellent phone, I find it to be the least distinguished of Apple’s 2018 lineup. If the XS stood alone, I’d be judging it more highly. But it doesn’t. I see where it […]

Delta passenger removed from plane for head-butting flight attendant

Delta passenger removed from plane for head-butting flight attendant

A Delta passenger was taken to jail after head-butting a fight attendant and yelling at another one.  (Oklahoma County Jail) A “violent” and “unruly” passenger forced a Delta flight to make an emergency landing in Oklahoma City Friday morning. Flight 2603 was heading from Salt Lake City to Orlando when 28-year-old Derek Edward Maas had […]

Fantasy Football: Starts, Sits, Sleepers and Risks for every game in Week 3

Fantasy Football: Starts, Sits, Sleepers and Risks for every game in Week 3

Need Fantasy Football lineup advice? Talk to CBS Sports on your Google Assistant to get insights on the best sleepers and to help decide between players. Just start with, “Hey Google, talk to CBS Sports.” Week 3 Preview Looking for some lineup advice? You’ve come to the right place. First, go through every game on […]

South Africa Rhino Poaching Drops Sharply; 100s Still Being Killed

South Africa Rhino Poaching Drops Sharply; 100s Still Being Killed

JOHANNESBURG —  More than 500 rhinos were poached for their horns in South Africa in the first eight months of 2018, a 26 percent fall from 691 in the same period last year, the Department of Environmental Affairs said Friday. This maintains a downward trend since 2014, when a record 1,215 rhinos were poached in […]

Morocco confirms it will not renew relations with Iran

Morocco confirms it will not renew relations with Iran

Morocco will continue to oppose any renewal of relations with Iran after the two countries severed diplomatic ties in May. Moroccan government spokesman Mustafa Al-Khaliji justified the stance by saying the decision was “dictated by requirements to defend the territorial integrity of the Kingdom,” Al-Khaleej reported. Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita also discussed the fact […]

World War 3: Russia nuclear missile submarines will be READY FOR WAR by 2024

World War 3: Russia nuclear missile submarines will be READY FOR WAR by 2024

Moscow’s new Borei II submarines will be capable of launching intercontinental ballistic missiles armed with hypersonic weapons. Each submarine could launch up to 200 hypersonic weapons, posing a major threat to the West if a world war was to break out. A hypersonic weapon can travel about one mile per second, making them at least five times faster […]

Europe Wrestles With Hungary's Populist Challenge

Europe Wrestles With Hungary's Populist Challenge

More on: Hungary European Union Democracy Refugees and Migration The European Union has denounced Hungary for its self-styled “illiberal democracy,” but don’t expect a turnaround from Prime Minister Viktor Orban anytime soon. The situation reveals just how much growing populism—driven in large part by the migration crisis—has shaken the bloc’s politics ahead of 2019 elections for […]

Celebrity Xpedition Receives Upgrades

Celebrity Xpedition Receives Upgrades

Celebrity Cruises’ ship, Celebrity Xpedition, has emerged from a seven-day makeover in Panama, surrounding guests in upgraded comforts as they explore the Galapagos Islands. It’s another step in “The Celebrity Revolution”, which includes the introduction of two ships – Celebrity Edge and Celebrity Flora – and the $500 million modernization of the rest of the brand’s […]

Man killed in electric scooter crash in Washington DC

Man killed in electric scooter crash in Washington DC

Image copyright Twitter/ @Mahzad__ A man in Washington DC has died after the electric rental scooter he was riding collided with a car, in what may be the second such death in the nation. The victim became trapped under an SUV in the tragedy during rainy weather at the trendy Dupont Circle area. Rescue workers […]