Health

Doctor Explains Why You Should Avoid Thanksgiving, Christmas Gatherings: 'Not Worth The Risk'Dr. Mallika Marshall warns against large family gatherings this year due to the risk of spreading COVID-19.
The Forgotten Fight Against COVID-19: Are You Protecting Your Phone?In the last few months, COVID-19 has drastically changed our norms. While everyone is social distancing, masking up and wiping down every door knob in a three-mile-radius, what about the germ magnets we all keep glued to our finger tips; our cell phones.
How Can I Safely BBQ With Friends, Family This Summer? Answers To Common Coronavirus Questions From Dr. Dave HnidaDr. Dave Hnida answers common questions about staying safe from coronavirus this summer while still enjoying the warm weather and company of friends.
How Safe Is Going On Vacation? Summer Coronavirus Questions Answered By Dr. Max GomezWith coronavirus limitations easing and summer in full swing, Dr. Max Gomez answers questions about safety while vacationing and enjoying outdoor activities.
Does Heat, Sun Kill Coronavirus? Frequently Asked Summertime Questions About COVID-19 Answered By Dr. Mallika MarshallDr. Mallika Marshall, a practicing physician, answers common questions about coronavirus safety this summer at the pool, the beach and out and about.
Researchers Developing Device That Could Detect COVID-19 Using Your SmartphoneWhat started as a device to help detect a Zika virus could become be programmed to identify COVID-19 instead, say researchers in Utah.

Entertainment

Serinda Swan On Her Character Dr. Jenny Cooper In The CW's 'Coroner': 'The Humanity Seen In Jenny Is Really Resonating With People'The star of The CW show The Coroner discusses the journey her character Dr. Jenny Cooper is going through in Season 2 and why it's resonating with so many people in the current moment.
One Day At A Time Stars Rita Moreno, Isabella Gomez On Show's CBS Premiere: 'What's Really Special Is It Takes On Very Difficult Topics, But Does So With Enormous Heart And Soul'Two of the stars of "One Day At A Time" discuss what audiences can expect from Season 4 premiering tonight on CBS.
Cameron Britton On Playing Richard Jewell In Manhunt Deadly Games: 'Hopefully You're Reminded Of What A Hero Actually Is'The actor who plays Richard Jewell discusses what he wants audiences to take away from the series, why he took the role and what's next for him.
Jeff Daniels On Portraying Jim Comey For 'The Comey Rule': 'Here's Comey's Side Of The Story, Authentic''Jeff Daniels discusses playing former FBI director Jim Comey in the Showtime original 'The Comey Rule.'
'Jordan Peele Is A Very Unique Genius': Kylie Bunbury On CBS All Access's 'The Twilight Zone'The actor shares what it was like to enter the Twilight Zone and work with Academy Award winner Jordan Peele.
'We Need To Have Diverse Stories': Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine On Showtime's 'The Chi'The star of "The Chi" on Showtime discusses the many layers of his character Ronnie Davis and why this show is so important today with the conversations happening nationally about racial injustice.

CBS News

2 killed, 15 injured as car plows into pedestrians in Germany"I just walked through the city center and it was just horrible," the mayor of Trier said.
House Democrats pushing for Rep. Debra Haaland to be first Native American Cabinet secretarySeveral House Democrats are pushing President-elect Joe Biden to nominate Democratic New Mexico Congresswoman Debra Haaland for interior secretary. If selected and approved, she would be the first Native American in history to serve in a Cabinet secretary position. Julian Brave NoiseCat, vice president of policy and strategy at Data for Progress, joined "CBSN AM" to discuss.
Chef David Chang on historic "Millionaire" win for CharityChef and restaurateur David Chang discusses his historic "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" win. And, what that $1 million prize will do for the Southern Smoke Foundation, which provides support for people in the food and beverage industry.
Salvation Army taking its Red Kettle campaign online as pandemic threatens traditional donationsThe Salvation Army says its iconic red kettles could see a 50% drop in donations as the coronavirus pandemic forces shoppers stay to home. Jamie Yuccas looks at how the organization is taking the campaign online.
Tips on giving to charity, what you can deduct and scams to avoidAmericans donated nearly $450 billion to charity last year. CBS News business analyst Jill Schlesinger explains the best ways to give and the new donation rules for 2020.
Biden administration may face growing turmoil between Iran and IsraelPresident-elect Joe Biden received his first presidential intelligence briefing on Monday. This comes as turmoil brews between Iran and Israel, after Iran's top nuclear scientist was reportedly assassinated. CBS News foreign correspondent Holly Williams reports on what the Biden administration will face in the Middle East.

Politics

Ohio Governor DeWine on state's record hospitalizations, COVID-19 vaccine rolloutA COVID-19 vaccine could be just weeks away, and the Trump administration says it's up to governors to decide who gets it first. Ohio Governor Mike DeWine joined "CBS This Morning" to discuss his state's distribution plan, as Ohio hits a record high number of hospitalizations.
Organizations viewed by SPLC as hate groups receive financial benefits from federal governmentThe FBI's most recent statistics on hate crimes, released this month, show a rise in hate crimes and the deadliest year on record. a CBS News investigation uncovered that more than 90 groups, perceived by some as hate groups, are registered with the IRS as tax-exempt organizations. CBS News senior investigative correspondent Jim Axelrod spoke with a former IRS attorney who explains how this impacts the average American taxpayer.
Watch Live: Biden introduces key members of economic teamSeveral of Mr. Biden's expected nominees would break barriers if confirmed by the Senate.
President-elect Biden to announce historic nominees for key cabinet posts on economics teamPresident-elect Joe Biden is expected to announce several key nominees for his economics team, including the first woman to be nominated as treasury secretary and the first woman of color to be nominated to lead the Office of Management and Budget. But on Capitol Hill, several GOP lawmakers have already said they disapprove of some of the picks. Ed O'Keefe reports.
U.S. couple says they're being held captive in British Virgin IslandsA U.S. couple and two others say they were taken into custody when their boat accidentally veered into British Virgin Islands territory, where COVID-19 protocols are strict. Meg Oliver reports.
Fed chair, treasury secretary testify on Capitol Hill amid gridlock over coronavirus reliefWith federal protections like eviction moratoriums and student loan suspensions set to expire at the end of the year, Congress remains gridlocked over a new coronavirus relief package. As Nancy Cordes reports, a group of moderate Democratic and Republican senators are now conducting informal talks.