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Obama Plugs Science, Math Education at Ceremony

By Darlene Superville | Thursday Nov 20, 2014
President Barack Obama said that 19 scientists, researchers and innovators who received the country's highest honor for their work embody the spirit of the nation and its "sense that we push against limits and that we're not afraid to ask questions."

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Working Out May Still Lead to Fat Gain, Study Says

Nov 19
New research done by Arizona State University reveals how some women are putting on the pounds even from working out. Dr. Tara Narula joins "CBS This Morning" to give insight on this new study.

Safety Agency to Push for National Air Bag Recall

By Tom Krisher, Dee-Ann Durbin | Nov 19
The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure - and even kill - a driver.

Senate Blocks NSA Phone Records Measure

By Ken Dilanian | Nov 19
The Senate on Tuesday blocked a bill to end bulk collection of American phone records by the National Security Agency, dealing a blow to President Barack Obama's primary proposal to rein in domestic surveillance.

Morning Rounds: Generic Drug Prices Soar

Nov 19
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Holly Phillips weigh in on a spike in generic drug prices and whether vitamins can really help your memory.

Feds Say Web Privacy Firm Deceived Consumers

By Brandon Bailey | Nov 18
Federal regulators said a respected Internet privacy company gave its seal of approval to commercial websites and mobile apps but failed to check whether they were indeed meeting standards for safeguarding customers' data.

Chevrolet Supports Grassland Preservation Program

By John Flesher | Nov 18
Chevrolet has become the first corporate participant in a public-private initiative that pays farmers not to convert natural prairie to large-scale crop production, which would release gases that are warming the planet, officials said.

Ruby Wax :: Finding a Sane New World

By Robert Nesti | Nov 18
Performer & writer Ruby Wax wanted to know how the mind worked. To do so she pursued a Masters degree at Oxford University; now she's brought what's she learned in a new book and show in Cambridge this week.

OkCupid Says OK to Trans, Genderqueer and 'Sapiosexuals'

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 18
The online dating site OkCupid has expanded its gender and sexuality users for users of its desktop site, and some of the options have users scratching their heads.

Jennifer Lawrence: Privacy Loss Takes Heavy Toll

By Jocelyn Noveck | Nov 17
Jennifer Lawrence says she knew being a movie star would bring with it a certain loss of privacy. What she didn't know, she says, was the deep emotional and even physical toll it would take.

AT&T Drops Smartphone Tracking Codes

By Jack Gillum | Nov 16
AT&T Mobility, the nation's second-largest cellular provider, says it's no longer attaching hidden Internet tracking codes to data transmitted from its users' smartphones.

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