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  1. How many commencement speeches has Obama given?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | CBS News

    US President Barack Obama delivers the commencement address during a ceremony at Morehouse College on May 19, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.


  2. Ebola virus found lurking in doctor's eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | CBS News

    For the first time, Ebola has been discovered inside the eyes of a patient months after the virus was gone from his blood. Ebola has infected more than 26,000 people since December 2013 in West Africa.


  3. Small plane crashes onto highway near AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | CBS News

    Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Kathleen Bergen says authorities have not yet confirmed how many people were onboard. The condition of the pilot and any passengers was not immediately clear.


  4. Shots fired at Lil Wayne's tour bus near AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | CBS News

    Shots were fired at several tour buses in which rapper Lil Wayne and his crew were riding following an Atlanta performance early Sunday, reports CBS affiliate WGCL. Atlanta police say the tour buses were driving on highway I-285 outside Atlanta around 3:30 a.m. when the buses were shot multiple times in a drive-by shooting.


  5. University of Florida frat expels 3 for allegedly spitting on wounded vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | CBS News

    Zeta Beta Tau fraternity at Emory University. Emory officials said they are investigating but so far there's no evidence to implicate their students in the incident.


  6. Bobby Brown's lawyer releases statement on Bobbi KristinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | CBS News

    Bobbi Kristina Brown's family has released a statement after Bobby Brown spoke up about his daughter at a Saturday night concert at the Verizon Theater in Grand Prairie, Texas. Now Bobby Brown's lawyer, Christopher Brown, is clarifying the singer's comments, saying, "Bobbi Kristina's condition has changed since moving from Emory University Hospital and there has been improvement.


  7. Bobby Brown makes public appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | CBS News

    Bobby Brown attends the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 30, 2013, in Los Angeles. Bobby Brown made his first public appearance this weekend since the hospitalization of his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, who remains in a medically-induced coma.


  8. Is Bobbi Kristina being moved to rehabilitation center?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | CBS News

    After seven weeks in a medically-induced coma, Bobbi Kristina Brown's family may be moving her from Emory University Hospital to an undisclosed rehabilitation facility in Atlanta, two sources close to the family told ET. The family is hoping for improvements in Bobbi Kristina's condition, a source said, but she remains in a coma.


  9. American Ebola patient takes a turn for the worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | CBS News

    An American health care worker who contracted Ebola while volunteering in a Sierra Leone treatment unit has been downgraded to critical condition at the National Institutes of Health, doctors said Monday. The agency said in a statement that the patient's status was changed from serious condition to critical condition, meaning the person's condition has apparently worsened.


  10. Zoo gorillas released to the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | CBS News

    Controversial conservationist Damian Aspinall wants to close all zoos, including his own, and free the animals to the wild. But is it a good idea? The rich owner of two animal parks in the U.K. is on a controversial mission to release the animals he has bred in captivity and free them in the wild.


  11. Nick Gordon: I forgive Bobby BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | CBS News

    The comment comes following a public spat with the New Edition singer in the wake of the Jan. 31 hospitalization of Bobbi Kristina. Gordon said he's been prevented from visiting Bobbi Kristina Brown , but Bobby Brown's lawyers have said, "Mr. Gordon was offered an opportunity to potentially visit Bobbi Kristina and he declined to meet the terms of any possible visit."


  12. Bobbi Kristina Brown's dad and partner in feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | CBS News

    While Bobbi Kristina Brown fights for her life , a feud has erupted over whether her partner can visit her in the hospital. The only daughter of the late singer Whitney Houston has been hospitalized at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta since being found unresponsive Jan. 31 in a tub at her Georgia home.


  13. Report: Bobbi Kristina Brown used drugs before being found in tubRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | CBS News

    Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Whitney Houston, was high on drugs the morning she was found face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub, People magazine reported. Bobby Brown, the father of Bobbi Kristina Brown, is calling on the media to stop speaking with people who are not directly involved in his daught... The magazine quoted a source "familiar with the details of the situation" who said Brown was under the influence on Jan. 31, the day she was discovered in a bathtub at her Georgia home .


  14. Nick Gordon gets new Bobbi Kristina tattooRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | CBS News

    Weeks after he found his partner, Bobbi Kristina Brown, unresponsive , Nick Gordon has gotten a flowery namesake tattoo in her honor. Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown's 21-year-old daughter has been on a respirator and in a medically induced coma since she was found face down in her bathtub on Jan. 31. While there were reports this weekend that she was taken off life support, Bobby Brown's lawyer confirmed on Monday that this was not the case, calling the claims "false reports."


  15. Prayer vigil held for Bobbi Kristina BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | CBS News

    Friends and family held a prayer vigil for Bobbi Kristina Brown, who remains on life support at Emory University Hospital after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her suburban Atlanta home Jan. 31. The vigil, called 'Shining a Light of Healing for Bobbi Kriss' was held at the amphitheater in front of City Hall at the Riverdale Town Center and at least three family members were in attendance, CBS News Atlanta affiliate WGCL reported. Bobbi Kristina Brown, the 21-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston, is in a medically induced coma after she was found unresponsive in a bath tub... Brown is the only child between singers Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston.


  16. Cissy Houston in Atlanta to see granddaughter Bobbi Kristina BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | CBS News

    Cissy Houston, mother of the late Whitney Houston, has flown to Atlanta to be at the bedside of her granddaughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, who remains in a medically induced coma at Emory University Hospital . CBS affiliate WGCL-TV reported Houston, 81, flew from her home in New Jersey to be with other loved ones of Bobbi Kristina as they make decisions regarding her medical care.


  17. Just how little exercise does it take to get healthier?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | CBS News

    People who are sedentary should focus on small increases in their activity level and not dwell on public health recommendations on exercise, according to new research. Current targets call for 150 minutes of weekly exercise -- or 30 minutes of physical activity at least five days a week -- to reduce the risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease.


  18. MLK Day observed across the U.S.Read the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | CBS News

    Renay Foster, of New York City, holds her niece Kamariyah Lambert, 6, as she closes her eyes during a prayer at a ceremony honoring MLK Day at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, in Washington, D.C. Christine King Farris, sister of Martin Luther King, Jr, receives the Distinguished Legacy of Service Award presented by the King Center, Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, in Atlanta. The award is presented during a gala dinner that is part of the annual celebrations surrounding the MLK holiday, and honors former President Bill CLinton for his work with the Clinton Foundation, and Clinton Global Initiative.


  19. Judge gives no ruling in MLK family disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | CBS News

    Fulton County Superior Court Judge Robert McBurney says he hopes to issue a ruling before the case is set to go to trial in the second half of February. The dispute has effectively pitted two sons of the civil rights leader against his daughter.


  20. County judge to rule on Martin Luther King Jr. family disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | CBS News

    The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s traveling Bible hasn't gone on regular display since President Barack Obama used it while taking his second oath of office two years ago.


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