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National Park Service celebrates 100th birthday
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  National Park Service celebrates 100th birthday
Description:  The National Park Service oversees 413 sites, including 59 major national parks, covering 84 million acres from Great Smoky Mountains, the most visited, to the Grand Canyon, the Everglades and the newest addition, Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument in Maine. The park service is celebrating its 100th birthday this weekend. Chip Reid has more on these timeless treasures.
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Argosy Book Store, Manhattans hidden gem
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Argosy Book Store, Manhattans hidden gem
Description:  In midtown Manhattan, squeezed in-between the skyscrapers on East 59th Street, is a six-story literary oasis. The Argosy Book Store has been in business for 91 years now. It's run by three sisters. All in their 70s, they have run Argosy since their father died in 1991. Anthony Mason has more.
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Muslim women in France free to wear burkinis
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Muslim women in France free to wear burkinis
Description:  Muslim women in France are now free to wear so-called "burkinis." After one town banned the full-body swimwear, France's top administrative court stepped in to overturn the ruling. Charlie D'Agata reports.
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Many California buildings not ready for powerful earthquakes
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Many California buildings not ready for powerful earthquakes
Description:  The centuries-old villages pulverized in the Italy earthquake are far from the Los Angeles skyline -- both in distance and construction style -- but seismologists warn the destruction from a shallow earthquake centered in California would look very similar. Carter Evans reports.
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Italy mourns hundreds lost in powerful earthquake
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Italy mourns hundreds lost in powerful earthquake
Description:  Across Italy, it was a day of mourning for nearly 300 people killed by a devastating earthquake. The magnitude 6.2 earthquake flattened several mountain villages. In one town, the caskets of 35 people were brought to a community gym, one of the last large buildings still standing. Seth Doane reports from the disaster area.
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Mississippi man charged with murder of two nuns
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Mississippi man charged with murder of two nuns
Description:  In Mississippi, a 46-year-old man is charged with murdering two Roman Catholic nuns. They were found inside their home after apparently being stabbed to death. Kenneth Craig reports on the case that has shocked the nation.
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Judge delivers setback to North Carolinas "bathroom law"
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Judge delivers setback to North Carolinas "bathroom law"
Description:  A federal judge has delivered a setback to North Carolina's so-called "bathroom law." The judge ruled that the University of North Carolina cannot stop two transgender students and an employee from using restrooms that match their gender identity. Paula Reid explains the ruling.
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8/27: Trump frustrates both sides on immigration while lagging in polls; Argosy Book Store, Manhattans hidden gem
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  8/27: Trump frustrates both sides on immigration while lagging in polls; Argosy Book Store, Manhattans hidden gem
Description:  With the election nearly 10 weeks away, national polls show Hillary Clinton six points ahead of Donald Trump; In midtown Manhattan, squeezed in-between the skyscrapers on East 59th Street, is a six-story literary oasis
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Trump frustrates both sides on immigration while lagging in polls
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Trump frustrates both sides on immigration while lagging in polls
Description:  With the election nearly 10 weeks away, national polls show Hillary Clinton six points ahead of Donald Trump. This is a busy weekend for both canidates. Trump is campaigning in Iowa while Clinton is getting an intelligence briefing from the FBI. Errol Barnett has the campaigns covered.
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WWII vet runs 3,000 miles across the U.S.
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  WWII vet runs 3,000 miles across the U.S.
Description:  Ernie Andrus is 93 years old and just finished a three-year run across the country. His run from the Pacific to the Atlantic was to raise awareness about an unsung hero of the war. Steve Hartman met Ernie several times On the Road, and was there when he finished his journey.
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Study shows spike in traffic deaths in 2016
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Study shows spike in traffic deaths in 2016
Description:  According to a new report, traffic deaths have surged 18 percent over the last two years. More than 19,000 died in the first half of 2016 alone. Kris Van Cleave reports federal regulators are still trying to understand what's behind the sudden change in traffic deaths.
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Mississippi town in shock after two nuns murdered
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Mississippi town in shock after two nuns murdered
Description:  The murders of Sister Paula Merrill and Sister Margaret Held stunned the town of Durant, Mississippi. Both worked as nurse practitioners helping the poor and investigators are working every angle to find their killer. Omar Villafranca reports.
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Powerful aftershocks stall Italy recovery efforts
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Powerful aftershocks stall Italy recovery efforts
Description:  Aftershocks are hindering the search for earthquake survivors in Italy. Nearly three days after the quake, a key road is still blocked and many survivors have been forced into makeshift camps. As Seth Doane reports, there are concerns the hardest hit towns may never recover.
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Maines Gov. LePage leaves obscene voicemail for lawmaker
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Maines Gov. LePage leaves obscene voicemail for lawmaker
Description:  In response to allegedly being called a racist by a Democratic lawmaker, Maine Gov. Paul LePage unleashed an explict verbal tirade. The message was left on the lawmaker's voicemail, and now the governor is facing some tough questions. Jim Axelrod reports.
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Could Trumps "softening" on immigration anger his voter base?
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Could Trumps "softening" on immigration anger his voter base?
Description:  Over the past few days, Donald Trump has sounded like a candidate trying to broaden his support. He's been busy smoothing over the rougher edges of his policies, like immigration. But in doing so, does he risk alienating his base? Dean Reynolds reports.
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Doctors puzzled by baby born with Zika virus
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Doctors puzzled by baby born with Zika virus
Description:  Eight-week-old Micaela is a medical mystery. She was exposed to the Zika virus in the womb, and was born with slight damage to one eye and stiffness on one side of her body. Now doctors are working to determine her prognosis. David Begnaud reports.
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FDA: All blood donations should be tested for Zika
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  FDA: All blood donations should be tested for Zika
Description:  The FDA took an extraordinary step Friday, ordering all U.S. blood banks to begin screening for Zika. So far local infection cases have only been found in Florida, but the administration wants testing even in places where the virus is not present. Dr. Tara Narula explains what this means.
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8/26: FDA: All blood donations should be tested for Zika; WWII vet runs 3,000 miles across the U.S.
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  8/26: FDA: All blood donations should be tested for Zika; WWII vet runs 3,000 miles across the U.S.
Description:  The FDA took an extraordinary step Friday, ordering all U.S. blood banks to begin screening for Zika; Ernie Andrus is 93 years old and just finished a three-year run across the country.
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Car ride confessions: On first kisses
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Car ride confessions: On first kisses
Description:  Steve Hartman and his cameraman, Bob, have been working together for more than 15 years, and somehow they never run out of things to talk about on the road. In this clip, the pair discusses when Hartman's son had his first kiss.
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Stories of heroism emerge after Indiana tornadoes
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  Stories of heroism emerge after Indiana tornadoes
Description:  Crumbled buildings, wrecked homes and scattered debris are in abundance after several tornadoes touched down in Indiana. Survivors are now recalling how they weathered the storm. Jericka Duncan reports.
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8/25:  Trump doubles down on calling Clinton a bigot; National Park Service celebrates 100th anniversary
Date:  8/28/2016
Title:  8/25: Trump doubles down on calling Clinton a bigot; National Park Service celebrates 100th anniversary
Description:  Admission fees are being waived at all 412 national parks for the weekend as the National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary; The presidential election got ugly in an unprecedented way on Thursday as both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump accused each other of bigotry.
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National Park Service celebrates 100th anniversary
Date:  8/25/2016
Title:  National Park Service celebrates 100th anniversary
Description:  Admission fees are being waived at all 412 national parks for the weekend as the National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary. Chip Reid reports on the monumental milestone.
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French court to address burkini ban
Date:  8/25/2016
Title:  French court to address burkini ban
Description:  A French court is expected to rule Friday on a controversial ban affecting Muslim women. More than 20 French cities have banned the burkini, a full-body bathing suit worn by some Muslim women. Debora Patta reports from Nice.
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Elephant tranquilizer blamed for recent wave of heroin overdoses
Date:  8/25/2016
Title:  Elephant tranquilizer blamed for recent wave of heroin overdoses
Description:  Addicts often don't know what is mixed into the heroin they've picked up from their dealer. Drugs like carfentanil and fentanyl are being used more often in these mixes, and the added potency is leading to more overdoses. Anna Werner has more.
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EpiPen maker responds to price-hike criticism
Date:  8/25/2016
Title:  EpiPen maker responds to price-hike criticism
Description:  Mylan CEO Heather Bresch went on the offensive Thursday as the company announced it would provide consumers a discount for the EpiPen. The pharmaceutical company has raised the price of the life-saving device by 500% since 2009. Vinita Nair reports.
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