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CBS News investigation finds Milwaukee plant employee returned to work with COVID-19 and died


Created: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 21:13:48 -0400

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Employees at a Milwaukee engine plant are working without any coronavirus guidelines and one employee has died from the virus. Nancy Cordes reports.

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Justice Department investigating generic drug price fixing


Created: Fri, 22 May 2020 16:49:01 -0400

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A "60 Minutes" report details a lawsuit accusing generic drugmakers of pushing up prices. The Justice Department is investigating whether they engaged in a conspiracy to raise prices. Jeff Pegues has the latest.

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Investigation finds military housing contractor ignored dangerous conditions


Created: Thu, 21 May 2020 19:59:32 -0400

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An investigation by CBS News and Reuters found one of the military's largest housing contractors apparently misled the Air Force to qualify for bonus payments. The FBI is investigating. Omar Villafranca reports.

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CBS News investigation finds fake court orders used to hide negative Google search results


Created: Thu, 21 May 2020 09:23:12 -0400

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A Google search can reveal negative information about anyone or any company. But reputation management companies try to trick Google by flooding the internet with positive content about their clients. Sometimes, companies use fraudulent court documents.

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Smuggler claims he moves ISIS members throughout Europe


Created: Wed, 20 May 2020 19:03:04 -0400

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ISIS remains an active threat, long after it was defeated in Syria. Holly Williams went undercover to expose how human smugglers are helping ISIS fighters infiltrate Europe.

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American man inside Syrian prison says he was recruited to ISIS online


Created: Wed, 20 May 2020 17:44:27 -0400

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In northern Syria, prisons are filled with foreign ISIS fighters. In a CBS News exclusive, Holly Williams was given rare access to one of these prisons, and spoke with an an American.

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Woman "shocked" by price of two ultrasounds after miscarriage


Created: Wed, 20 May 2020 15:21:43 -0400

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Miriam Harper was 12 weeks pregnant when she lost her baby. Suffering a miscarriage was hard enough. But then she was faced with the medical bills. Anna Werner reports.

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Chemical found in Zantac raises concerns


Created: Wed, 20 May 2020 10:33:18 -0400

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The FDA recently warned about a potentially dangerous impurity in the popular heartburn drug Zantac. The nation's three largest pharmacy chains reacted by pulling it from store shelves. Dr. Jon LaPook reports.

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CBS Chicago investigation finds police raided the wrong homes


Created: Wed, 20 May 2020 03:26:17 -0400

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A year-long investigation by CBS Chicago uncovered a disturbing pattern of wrongful police raids that often leave innocent children traumatized. Families impacted by these raids are sharing their stories. Dave Savini of CBS Chicago reports.

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Family to Receive $1.5M+ in First-Ever Vaccine-Autism Court Award


Created: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:31:53 -0400

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Family of Hannah Poling will Receive More than $1.5 Million in Just the First Year for her Life Care, Lost Earnings, and Pain and Suffering.

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Senators outraged by testimony about living conditions on military bases


Created: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 19:16:02 -0500

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The Senate Armed Services Committee got an earful from military families forced to live in unhealthy conditions. Mold, lead paint and rats are some of the problems found on bases. Jan Crawford has the latest.

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CBS News investigation finds airline mechanics feel pressured to overlook potential safety issues


Created: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 22:00:55 -0500

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A CBS News investigation reveals airline mechanics have felt pressured to overlook potential safety issues. In some cases, the Federal Aviation Administration agreed with those mechanics. Kris Van Cleave reports.

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CBS News investigation finds recruiters pay struggling addicts to get surgery


Created: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:19:02 -0400

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A CBS News investigation has uncovered an industry of recruiters taking advantage of struggling addicts. It lures them into getting a non-FDA approved Naltrexone implant, which is meant to block the effects of opioids. "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor reports.

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Vulnerable addicts are paid to get experimental procedure, investigation finds


Created: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 20:15:03 -0400

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A CBS News investigation found that some vulnerable addicts are being paid to get a Naltrexone implant, which is not approved by the FDA and is intended to block the effects of opioids. Some doctors can make up to $30,000 for each surgery. "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor reports.

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Inside a Texas "stash house" holding smuggled immigrants


Created: Thu, 28 Jun 2018 11:07:03 -0400

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CBS News went along with Border Patrol agents in Texas, where they found a "stash house" holding nearly 40 immigrants. One woman there says she paid a smuggler $8,000 just to get to the U.S. David Begnaud was there.

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Arizona teacher on active shooter drills: "It gets to you"


Created: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 21:12:21 -0400

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Across the country, teachers are being asked to participate in active shooter drills, designed to keep their students safe. But one educator in Arizona says even though she knows it's a drill, it can still be scary. CBS News correspondent Adriana Diaz gets a teacher's perspective.

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Former deputy sheriff now conducts active shooter training: "As America we need to wake up"


Created: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 19:27:04 -0400

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Former deputy sheriff Eric Frost now runs a company that conducts active shooter training, including for teachers. CBS News correspondent Adriana Diaz talks to him about why it's important for preschools to be prepared.

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Lobbyists donate thousands for access to state attorneys general at lavish retreat


Created: Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:12:46 -0400

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State attorneys general are the top law enforcement officials in each state.That power has gotten the attention of lobbyists, who at one lavish retreat gave large donations for access to AGs. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes reports.

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National Flood Insurance Program spending millions on legal fees to fight victims' claims


Created: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 21:14:02 -0400

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The National Flood Insurance Program was established 50 years ago to help flood victims. But a CBS News investigation found that's often not the case, with much of the money that should help homeowners rebuild instead going to the very people fighting against them.

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Father facing deportation given 1-year work permit


Created: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 21:38:12 -0500

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The father of a son battling leukemia was facing deportation, so he decided to take refuge inside a Phoenix church. On Monday, he was granted a stay and 1-year work permit. CBS News national correspondent Manuel Bojorquez has the latest.

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Feds investigating insurance fraud that duped U.S. military


Created: Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:21:00 -0400

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CBS News investigation showed how U.S. military have been tricked into getting unnecessary medical tests that are billed to Pentagon's insurance plan

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U.S. military members duped to help pull off insurance fraud


Created: Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:57:00 -0400

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CBS News is exposing an insurance scam where taxpayers are the victims; and U.S. military members are tricked into helping pull off the fraud

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About CBS News Investigates


Created: Wed, 02 Nov 2016 11:41:17 -0400

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Home of the Emmy-award winning CBS News Investigative Unit. Your source for exclusive investigations, hard-hitting reports and the latest breaking news.

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Manhunt for Washington mall shooter underway


Created: Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:26:12 -0400

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Following a mass shooting at a mall, an intense manhunt is underway about 60 miles north of Seattle. Five people are dead, and the suspect, described as a male in his teens or 20s, is on the run. Carter Evans reports.

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Investigation shows general delayed intel on ISIS fight meant for the president


Created: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:56:21 -0400

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A CBS News investigation looks into whether vital U.S. military intelligence was withheld from President Obama in order to influence policy on fighting ISIS in Iraq

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West Virginia AG's past with drug companies questioned


Created: Thu, 02 Jun 2016 19:16:42 -0400

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Patrick Morrisey was once a lobbyist representing pharmaceutical trade group funded by some drug distributors that West Virginia is now suing in opioid crisis

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Pat Milton


Created: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:46:33 -0400

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Senior Producer, Investigative Unit

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Lead poisoning victims possibly targeted to sign over settlement funds


Created: Wed, 20 Apr 2016 19:15:14 -0400

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Lead poisoning victim Crystal Linton says she didn't understand what she was doing when she signed over her settlement money to a finance company; CBS News spoke to two dozen others in similar situations

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West Virginia doctor investigated for deaths in opioid epidemic


Created: Wed, 13 Apr 2016 19:42:19 -0400

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Dr. Michael Kostenko has written more than 40,000 prescriptions for oxycodone in the last two years -- 3 of his patients have died

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Ex-Wounded Warrior employee on execs' firing: "It feels good"


Created: Fri, 11 Mar 2016 19:34:51 -0500

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Critics of the Wounded Warrior Project -- including a former employee, a top donor, and the founders -- are speaking out about the firing of the CEO and COO

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Wounded Warrior Project execs fired


Created: Thu, 10 Mar 2016 20:11:00 -0500

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The CEO and COO of America's largest veterans' charity canned following CBS News investigation into lavish spending practices

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Top Wounded Warrior donor calls for CEO's resignation


Created: Thu, 03 Mar 2016 19:09:25 -0500

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After a CBS News investigation found just over half of donations to the Wounded Warrior Project go to helping wounded vets, donors are calling for major changes

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FDA: Listeria found at cheese plant with mislabeled products


Created: Tue, 01 Mar 2016 12:57:24 -0500

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Records obtained by CBS News show cheese at Castle Cheese was stored in an un-refrigerated room; and Listeria was found ten times

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China's controversial "baby hatches"


Created: Wed, 30 Sep 2015 19:26:22 -0400

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Controversy surrounds the "baby hatch," a place where desperate parents in China can leave a baby they can't care for. The increasing number of abandoned newborns has overwhelmed the government system, causing hatches to shut down. One family faces criminal charges after finding out they left their baby to die at a closed "hatch." Seth Doane reports.

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A primer on the "Fast and Furious" scandal


Created: Tue, 12 Feb 2013 16:25:20 -0500

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A primer on the Justice Department's controversial gun-tracking program

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Issa on "gunwalking": ATF "refusing" to give documents


Created: Mon, 10 Sep 2012 08:25:25 -0400

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Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee told CBS News' Christopher Scholl why he has subpoenaed documents from the ATF regarding "gunwalking" as a result of their refusal to release information.

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Exclusive: Fast and Furious report slams Phoenix ATF


Created: Mon, 27 Aug 2012 17:25:20 -0400

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The Inspector General draft report on Fast and Furious heaps blame on the Phoenix-based staff of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

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Army Gen. allegedly delayed probe into abuse at U.S.-funded Afghan military hospital


Created: Tue, 24 Jul 2012 17:20:30 -0400

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Former U.S. military advisors testify to Congress on human suffering, corruption at National Military Hospital

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Photos show alleged neglect at U.S.-funded Afghan hospital


Created: Mon, 23 Jul 2012 18:01:00 -0400

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The House Oversight Committee released graphic photos Monday from a U.S. taxpayer-funded hospital in Afghanistan that allegedly show deadly neglect of Afghan soldiers

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U.S. doctors purchasing unapproved foreign drugs


Created: Tue, 03 Jul 2012 19:11:42 -0400

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CBS News' Armen Keteyian reports on American doctors purchasing cancer drugs from overseas that have not had FDA approval

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ATF manager allegedly threatened whistleblowers


Created: Fri, 29 Jun 2012 20:39:53 -0400

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2 whistleblowers have reportedly been placed under the supervision of an ATF official who allegedly threatened to "take them down"

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GOP says wiretaps revealed 'Gunwalking' early on


Created: Fri, 29 Jun 2012 17:25:03 -0400

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GOP says evidence contradicts claims by Eric Holder that Justice officials were unaware of guns being "walked" to Mexico

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Another green energy firm bites the dust


Created: Thu, 28 Jun 2012 16:03:20 -0400

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One of White House's recovery projects, Abound Solar, files for bankruptcy

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W.H.: Ex-staffer can't be queried in ATF probe


Created: Mon, 25 Jun 2012 15:29:15 -0400

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Says "insufficient basis to support request" from Congressional investigators into gunwalking scandal

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ICE agent's family files claim against DOJ


Created: Wed, 20 Jun 2012 17:59:49 -0400

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CBS News has learned that the family of ICE Special Agent Jaime Zapata has filed a claim for wrongful death against the Justice Dept. and other federal agencies

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Homeland Security IG Investigates Fast and Furious


Created: Tue, 22 May 2012 15:56:08 -0400

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CBS News has learned a second Inspector General (IG) is investigating Operation "Fast and Furious": Homeland Security

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DEA agents under investigation for hiring prostitutes


Created: Tue, 22 May 2012 06:48:06 -0400

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Sources briefed on the situation tell CBS News the allegations came from a Secret Service agent who was questioned as part of Colombia investigation

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Suspected school lunch fraud investigated


Created: Sat, 12 May 2012 21:01:02 -0400

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Big companies that decide what food goes on your student's tray may be cheating schools and taxpayers out of millions

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Double agent could be eligible for reward millions


Created: Fri, 11 May 2012 16:18:38 -0400

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Saudi double agent that disrupted Qaeda bomb plot could benefit from State Department program to prevent attacks

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El Salvador night club owner denies USSS report


Created: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 02:18:39 -0400

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Owner of club downplays reports of riotous behavior by U.S. government agents

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