CBS News is launching a new interactive feature this week on the “CBS Evening News with Katie Couric.” The segment, “Ask CBS News” has Couric answering view questions live on air. Viewers are being encouraged to submit questions to Couric via Twitter @katiecouric and on the “CBS Evening News” Facebook page.

Couric soft-launched the segment on Monday and Tuesday of this week, answering viewer questions about the Gulf oil spill, among other subjects.

Video from the first night of Ask CBS News is after the jump.



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