2024 RNC Day 3 fact check of the Republican National Convention

CBS News is fact checking some of the statements made by speakers during the 2024 Republican National Convention, which is taking place in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, through Thursday, July 18. On Wednesday, the third day of the RNC, JD Vance, the vice presidential nominee, addressed the convention.  The convention’s theme Wednesday was foreign policy, and many … Read more

Trump’s 17-year-old granddaughter says it was “heartbreaking” when he was shot

Former President Donald Trump’s 17-year-old granddaughter took to the stage at the Republican National Convention Wednesday night to share a side of her grandfather she said most people don’t see.  Kai is the daughter of Donald Trump Jr., and his ex-wife, Vanessa Trump. Kai said she her dad to speak at the RNC on Monday. “The … Read more

The challenges of navigating an unrelenting news cycle

Millions of Americans absorbed a dizzying political news cycle this past weekend, trying to process a series of extraordinary headlines for an already divided electorate. Matthew Motta, an assistant professor of health law, policy and management at the Boston University School of Public Health, does more than follow the news. He studies how consuming it … Read more

New details emerge about Trump rally shooting

New details emerge about Trump rally shooting – CBS News Watch CBS News The man who attempted to assassinate former President Donald Trump at a Pennsylvania rally over the weekend had three fully loaded magazines and what appeared to be a radio transmitter. Investigators previously found two suspected improvised explosive devices in the gunman’s car. … Read more