U.S. soldiers injured by Iranian ballistic missiles denied Purple Heart awards

U.S. soldiers injured by Iranian ballistic missiles denied Purple Heart awards

U.S. soldiers injured by Iranian ballistic missiles denied Purple Heart awards – CBS News Watch CBSN Live A CBS News investigation found more than 30 soldiers whose injuries appear to qualify them for the Purple Heart are still waiting for the award nearly two years after their base in Iraq was flattened. Senior investigative correspondent…

Gladys Knight’s son sentenced to two years in prison over restaurant taxes

Gladys Knight’s son sentenced to two years in prison over restaurant taxes

The son of R&B legend Gladys Knight has been sentenced to serve two years in prison for failing to withhold payroll taxes for the restaurants that bore his mother’s name, federal prosecutors in Atlanta said. Shanga Hankerson opened his first restaurant, Gladys Knight’s Chicken and Waffles, in Atlanta in 1997. Over the next several years,…

Cleveland Browns: Star Nick Chubb and two other running backs out due to Covid-19 protocols

Cleveland Browns: Star Nick Chubb and two other running backs out due to Covid-19 protocols

Superstar Nick Chubb and Demetric Felton have been placed on the team’s reserve/Covid-19 list, the team announced. The NFL reported that both backs are vaccinated so there is a chance they could play on Sunday. According to the NFL’s Covid-19 protocols, each player would need to return two negative tests 24 hours apart to play….

As Poland Celebrates Its Independence Day, Far-Right Groups Stage Rallies

As Poland Celebrates Its Independence Day, Far-Right Groups Stage Rallies

As tens of thousands of far-right marchers took to the streets on Thursday to commemorate Poland’s recovery of national sovereignty at the end of World War I, the tensions on the border with Belarus threatened to inflame passions that have in previous years led to ugly scenes and clashes with the police and other demonstrators….

Kenneth Branagh on his critically acclaimed new movie “Belfast” and possibly making Oscars history

Kenneth Branagh on his critically acclaimed new movie “Belfast” and possibly making Oscars history

Kenneth Branagh on his critically acclaimed new movie “Belfast” and possibly making Oscars history – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Actor, director and writer Kenneth Branagh could make Oscars history with his highly acclaimed and highly personal new film “Belfast,” which tells the story of the year his idyllic childhood was shattered by sectarian violence…