THE LATEST

Bar Stabbing Trial Starts for 'Saved by the Bell' Star

NEWS | May 28
Dustin Diamond, the actor who portrayed Screech on the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bell," went on trial Wednesday on charges that he stabbed a man during a confrontation at a bar,

House Committee Kills Ala. Bill Banning LGBT Discrimination

NEWS | By Martin Swant | May 28
An Alabama House committee has killed a bill that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.

Divisive Anti-Gay Marriage Bill Falls in Texas Legislature

NEWS | By Paul J. Weber | May 28
Divisive efforts by Texas Republicans to defy the U.S. Supreme Court if same-sex marriage is legalized ended Wednesday night with conservative finger-pointing and opponents feeling relieved.

Where They Stand: Rick Santorum on Key Campaign Issues

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey | May 28
A look at where former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum stands on some key issues as he opens his race for the Republican presidential nomination:

Iconic Martha's Vineyard Lighthouse Being Moved Inland

NEWS | By Philip Marcelo | May 28
The $3 million effort to move the Gay Head Lighthouse, among the most endangered historic landmarks in the U.S., would prevent the 160-year-old structure from tumbling down the rapidly-eroding cliffside.

Online Stylists for the Shopping-Averse

BUSINESS | By Barbara Ortutay | May 28
Stitch Fix, an online styling and clothing-delivery service, added maternity wear as an option. In comparison, Keaton Row is an online service that pairs you up with a real-life stylist.

Congress Wants to Know how Thieves Stole Tax Info from IRS

BUSINESS | By Stephen Ohlemacher | May 28
Congress is demanding answers about how identity thieves were able to steal the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website.

Pakistan Vintage Car Collectors Preserve a Part of History

CARS | By Asif Shahzad | May 28
Pakistan's gearheads are a testament to the universal appeal of fixing up and maintaining vintage cars, more commonly associated with America and the West from where popular shows like "Top Gear" or "Fast N' Loud" have reached Pakistani cable channels.

Former Trader Goes on Trial in UK for Market Manipulation

BUSINESS | May 27
A British prosecutor says a former Citibank and UBS trader motivated by greed served as the ringmaster in the alleged manipulation of a key interest rate, the London Interbank Lending Rate, or Libor.

Vermont Town's Famous Floating Bridge Reopens with Fanfare

BUSINESS | By Lisa Rathke | May 27
A tiny Vermont town's famous wooden floating bridge (believed to be the only one of its kind in the country) was reopened with fanfare, including a parade with a bagpiper, high school marching band, oxen team and antique cars crossing.


News

5 Anti-Gay Comments that Earned Santorum His Name

POLITICS | By EDGE | May 27
How do you set yourself apart as being one of the most anti-gay GOP presidential hopeful when the existing pool of candidates are all patently homophobic? If your name is Rick Santorum, all you have to do is open your mouth.


Entertainment

Millennial Director's Senior Moment :: Talking With Brett Haley

MOVIES | By Jake Mulligan | May 27
30-year old director Brett Haley didn't follow the trend of his peers. Instead of making a movie of his own experiences, he chose to follow the life of a 70-year-old widow (Blythe Danner) returning to the dating pool in "I'll See You in My Dreams."


Business

Big-Box Retailers Work to Reclaim Shoppers

CORPORATE | May 28
Mega stores like Walmart and Target are trying to re-energize sales after losing customers to online rivals like Amazon. CBS News financial contributor Mellody Hobson discusses the new moves being made by America's largest retailers.


Technology

Food Track Tech: Swipe a Code, Meet Your Fisherman

PERSONAL TECH | By Patrick Whittle | May 26
A group of scientists and fishermen said the technology isn't about a gimmick so much as survival. They're developing a tool they say will allow consumers to learn the backstory of a piece of fish while standing in the supermarket with their smartphone.


Finance

How Far a $15 Minimum Wage Goes in 6 US Cities

SAVING | May 25
The minimum wage in Los Angeles could increase to $15 an hour by 2020 under a plan given initial approval by the City Council. Here's a look at how far that money could go in six cities, given living expenses.


Cars

Spark Electric Car's Price Sparks a Sales Run

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | May 26
It took a price cut to generate a run on Chevrolet's 2015 Spark EV, with savvy car buyers realizing the lower price and federal electric vehicle tax credit can make for a super deal.


Style

Cannes Fashion Recap

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | May 27
Major Hollywood actresses such as Marion Cotillard, Emily Blunt, Naomi Watts and Sienna Miller graced the film festival's red carpet in clothes designed by the world's greatest. Yet there's always as much interest in who got it wrong.


Health/Fitness

Positive Women's Network Releases New Model for Trauma Awareness

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | May 26
Positive Women's Network - USA, a national membership body of women with HIV, is proud to announce the release of a new model for bringing trauma awareness and healing into primary healthcare settings.


Travel

A Summer Hike in the Arctic Circle

By Cara Anna | May 27
Few people outside Nordic countries know about the Kungsleden, or the King's Path, the most famous trail in Sweden. But National Geographic calls it one of the world's greatest hikes.


Nightlife

17th Annual White Fort Lauderdale

PARTIES | By Mike Halterman | May 23
The 17th annual White Fort Lauderdale party is just around the corner. This fun event brings thousands of people together to party at The Manor as the summer season officially begins