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How swim lessons are changing lives in NashvilleThe free swimming program Nashville Dolphins is making a difference. In each lane, kids are tasting triumph after taking a deep dive. Janet Shamlian reports.
"CBS Evening News" headlines for Thursday, May 13, 2021Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell."
Active duty Marine arrested for actions during Capitol riotChristopher Warnagiris is believed to be the first active duty service member arrested in the riot investigation.
U.S. races to vaccinate young teens after CDC endorsementWhile some parents are hesitant to have their kids get the COVID-19 vaccine, others couldn’t wait to get their kids in line. Mola Lenghi shares more.
CDC says fully vaccinated people can go maskless in most placesPeople who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no longer have to wear masks indoors or outdoors in most settings, the CDC said. Nancy Cordes has more.
Elise Stefanik and Chip Roy to vie for House GOP leadership postNew York Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is the frontrunner to replace Congresswoman Liz Cheney as GOP conference chair.
Dr. Jon LaPook on what the new mask guidance meansCBS News Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook discusses why masks are still required in some settings and what to do if you’re not sure whether others have been vaccinated.
Millions paid in ransom to restart critical pipelineGasoline is still hard to find in some places across the southeastern U.S. as the Colonial Pipeline slowly restarts. Manuel Bojorquez has the latest.

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Gaetz associate expected to plead guilty in federal caseJoel Greenberg, an associate of Congressman Matt Gaetz, is expected to plead guilty to federal charges. He is accused of sex trafficking.
Elise Stefanik and Chip Roy to vie for House GOP leadership postNew York Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is the frontrunner to replace Congresswoman Liz Cheney as GOP conference chair.
Israeli ground troops enter Gaza as conflict intensifiesIsraeli forces are now on the ground in Gaza, marking a major escalation in the conflict. Imtiaz Tyab reports.
Biden urges calm as Colonial Pipeline comes back onlineThe president said he had "no comment" on the Bloomberg report that the company paid a $5 million ransom.
CDC eases indoor mask restrictions for fully vaccinated peopleThe CDC defines "fully vaccinated" as two weeks after the second dose, or two weeks after the single-dose Johnson & Johnson.
Urgent 911 calls after major crack found in I-40 bridgeThe 48-year-old span links Arkansas and Tennessee. The inspectors said police had to clear it immediately. Officials say repairs could take months.
DHS officials defend Biden's immigration policyHomeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas defended the Biden administration's decision to not expel unaccompanied minors, saying "it is the responsibility of humanity to address the needs of these children."
Military sexual assaults increased slightly in 2020, report saysThe pandemic halted the prevalence survey the Department does every two years to estimate how many incidents occur, not just how many are reported.