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News | Iran

Iran’s Ebrahim Raisi's predictable (antisemitic) 'CBS News' performance

  The brouhaha surrounding Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi's comments about the Nazi genocide of the Jews, during an interview that

News | News

Trial begins for Navy sailor accused in USS Bonhomme Richard arson in San Diego

The trial against the Navy sailor accused of setting a fire that destroyed the USS Bonhomme Richard in San Diego began Monday morning. Seaman Recruit Ryan Sa...

Music | Music

Due to climate change, Nevada says goodbye to grass

In a state where every drop of water counts, ornamental grass – which accounts for a large percentage of outdoor water use – has been banned in Southern Nevada, just one step being taken to address rising temperatures and shriveling reservoirs

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"Don't Look Up" director Adam McKay on the climate crisis that's no joke

The effects of climate change are being felt more quickly than we thought possible, but the Academy Award-winning director says there are actions we can take now to deal with this existential threat.

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Liz Cheney: Jan. 6 "conspiracy" was "extremely broad … well-organized"

The Wyoming Rep., one of two Republicans on the committee investigating the insurrection and its attempt to overturn Donald Trump's election loss, talks about the GOP's "cult of personality" around Trump, and what the hearings will reveal about the threat

Entertainment | Entertainment

Michael Che on controversial comedy: "As long as people are talking it's not all that bad."

The "Saturday Night Live" head writer, the first Black anchor of "Weekend Update," and star of the HBO series, "That Damn Michael Che," says standup is his first, and possibly greatest, love.

Miscellaneous | Opinion

David Gergen on the state of our democracy: "We can't continue on the path we're on; it's unsustainable."

The advisor to presidents from both parties believes today's aging leaders should step aside for a younger generation.

Humor | Humor

Parodying conspiracy theories with the Birds Aren't Real movement

Sharyn Alfonsi meets the founder of Birds Aren't Real, the conspiracy theory parodying conspiracy theories.

News | News

Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess on electric cars, the war in Ukraine, and recapturing the American car market

Lesley Stahl speaks with VW CEO Diess about his efforts to electrify Volkswagen's fleet and focus on the U.S. market.

News | News

Suing over climate change: Taking fossil fuel companies to court

With the expense of mitigating the effects of climate change becoming more onerous, more than two dozen cities, counties and states are suing more than 40 fossil fuel companies, accusing them of making false and misleading claims about climate change.

Politics | Media Watch

Don’t Worry, CBS Says Biden Policies ‘Are Not Hurting Oil Production’

Immediately following President Biden’s announcement late Tuesday morning that the U.S. would finally ban Russian oil over the ongoing war in Ukraine, CBS went to work spewing White House propaganda that the administration’s left-wing environmental agenda

News | News

The long history of Russia's efforts to subjugate Ukraine

Three decades after gaining its independence from the Soviet Union, Ukraine is again fighting for its freedom. Historian Anne Applebaum discusses the historic oppression of the Ukrainian people by Czarist and Stalinist forces, and now by the war machines

News | News

How historians view Trump – and how Trump sees himself

A panel of historians is releasing its third collection of essays assessing the accomplishments and failures of a presidential administration – and for the first time, a former president spoke to the group to offer his own take on his time in office

News | News

Marjorie Taylor Greene has been suspended from Twitter permanently

Marjorie Taylor Greene has been suspended from Twitter, again. This time it is permanent, the social network said.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

Effects of climate change taking root in the wine industry

Climate change is jolting the wine industry. Lesley Stahl reports on how the economics, practices and in some cases even the flavors of wine are being altered by our shifting climate.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Trevor Noah: The 60 Minutes Interview

Lesley Stahl speaks with “The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah about growing up in apartheid-era South Africa, his career as a standup comedian, and Dave Chappelle’s controversial Netflix special.

News | News

“It's like a horror movie”: Americans lacking access to proper sewage disposal

Bill Whitaker reports from Alabama, where a public health crisis has, by some estimates, left more than half the impoverished, rural residents in one county with raw sewage running onto their property.

News | News

Reimagining police departments with safety and justice in mind

Scott Pelley reports on the ways American cities are reimagining their police departments, with Austin, Texas, leading the way.

News | News

Southwest states facing tough choices about water as Colorado River diminishes

Seven states and 30 Native American tribes lying in the Colorado River Basin prepare to make hard choices as water levels plummet due to a 22-year drought.

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen talk "Renegades"

The former president and the singer-songwriter, longtime friends, have shared their stories in a podcast, and now a book: "Renegades: Born in the USA." Barac...

Humor | Humor

Stephen Colbert Presents: The Best Moments From 25 Years Of Fox News

Our host has been a critic of Fox News for decades, so he's uniquely qualified to present this celebration of the conservative news channel's finest on-air m...

News | News

CEO who gave all his employees minimum $70,000 paycheck thriving six years later

Dan Price faced praise and criticism six years ago when he boosted all his employee's salaries to $70,000 a year. But instead of the economic gloom and doom ...

Politics | Politics

Why are wrongly-convicted people still imprisoned in Missouri?

Prosecutors have called for the release of Kevin Strickland and Lamar Johnson, who have served a combined 70 years in prison for murders they did not commit. And yet, innocence has not earned them their freedom. So, what's going on in the state of Missour

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LA County To Require Masks Indoors Starting Saturday Regardless Of Vaccination Status

Los Angeles County officials released a new Health Officer Order Thursday requiring masks indoors regardless of vaccination status.

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Training refugees in the culinary arts

The Brooklyn restaurant Emma's Torch is a staunch advocate for empowering asylum-seekers through education, by training them for jobs in the food service industry. Correspondent Nancy Giles talks with Emma's Torch founder Kerry Brodie, and with graduates

Entertainment | Entertainment

Stephen Colbert on being back on stage

The host of "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" talks about returning to the Ed Sullivan Theater to perform before a live, vaccinated audience, something he had not done in 460 days.

Music | Music

"Summer of Soul": Rescuing a historic Harlem music festival

A new documentary by Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, featuring rarely-seen footage, captures the magic of an event that had long been forgotten in the shadow of that other 1969 New York music festival, Woodstock.

News | News

Greenwood, 1921: One of the worst race massacres in American history

In 1921, a thriving Black neighborhood in Tulsa, Oklahoma, burned, leaving hundreds dead.

News | News

Cancel culture, a new wedge issue

Pillorying targets on social media serves the outrage of both the left and the right, and it's not going away. Senior contributor Ted Koppel explores what it means for our politics and our society.

News | News

NPR turns 50

On May 3, 1971, the National Public Radio news program "All Things Considered" premiered. To mark NPR's 50th anniversary, correspondent Faith Salie interviews some of the network's leading voices, including Susan Stamberg, Audie Cornish and Eric Deggans,

News | News

60 Minutes interviews the prosecutors of Derek Chauvin

Scott Pelley speaks with Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison and the prosecutorial team that convicted Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd.

News | News

Washington Post editor Marty Baron on our nation's "wake-up call"

The retiring leader of the Post's newsroom talks about the changing world of newspapers, the importance of a free press, and how events of the past several years have shined a light on the fragility of democratic institutions.

Politics | Politics

Tammy Duckworth on a "more perfect union" - CBS News

The daughter of an American service member and a Thai mother, Tammy Duckworth discovered her love of flying as a U.S. Army National Guard helicopter pilot. Duckworth talked with CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes about her new memoir, "

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House passes sweeping LGBTQ rights bill

The Equality Act would ban discrimination against people based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Miscellaneous | Opinion

50 years of tax cuts for the rich failed to trickle down, economics study says

Tax cuts for the wealthy didn't boost the economies of the U.S. and 17 other countries — but they did worsen income inequality.

News | News

QAnon's corrosive impact on the U.S.

Tens of millions of Americans believe QAnon's core -- and false -- theory that an evil cabal of Satan-worshipping elites commits atrocities against children and controls much of the world. Where does this movement stand and who has it impacted? Lesley Sta

News | News

Fighting back against internet lies

Scott Pelley reports on Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act of 1996, which protects internet platforms from liability for what users post on their sites, Sunday on 60 Minutes.

News | News

Immigration officials restore DACA and start accepting first-time applications following court order

The unlikely survival of DACA represents yet another defeat for the Trump administration's efforts to dismantle President Obama's signature policies.

News | News

Judge orders restoration of DACA, opening immigration program to new applicants for first time since 2017

About 300,000 undocumented immigrant teens and young adults who qualify for DACA on paper could apply for the Obama-era protections from deportation following the court order.

Politics | Politics

MELTDOWN: CBS Blames Trump for Possible Riots, Wonders About ‘Repercussions’ for Speech

Early Wednesday morning, CBS went DEFCON-1 in reaction to President Trump’s controversial remarks, asserting that not only did he “castrat[e] the facts of the election results,” but his “rhetoric” could be to blame for businesses boarding up in

Humor | Humor

Autocrats Watch Our President Cling To His Job, Beg For Cash, And Obstruct The Transition Of Power

The current President is turning heads around the world by refusing to participate in the transition of power to his victorious opponent Joe Biden, who is pr...

News | News

Teen told police "I shot two white kids" after allegedly killing two Kenosha protesters

Kyle Rittenhouse cried and vomited as he described what happened on August 25, police records show.

Politics | Media Watch

Slimy CBS Protects Biden from Scrutiny: Hunter Emails Are 'Russian Disinformation,' Right?

During Norah O’Donnell’s portion of 60 Minutes Sunday evening where she spoke to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, the CBS anchor brushed past Biden’s corruption scandal, only asking one measly and highly biased question about it to the Democratic candi

Politics | Media Watch

DNI Shoots Down CBS, NBC ‘Speculation’ Russia Behind Hunter Biden Scandal

Late last week, CBS tried to get out in front of the Hunter Biden email and laptop scandal by claiming, without evidence, that the bombshell information

News | News

Fauci admits administration has restricted his media appearances, says he's not surprised Trump got COVID

In a wide-ranging 60 Minutes interview, Dr. Anthony Fauci expresses his frustration with a Trump campaign ad; explains why, early in the pandemic, masks were largely recommended for health care workers; and says whether he plans to vote in person.

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The Lincoln Project: Career Republicans call on Americans to vote out President Trump

A group of longtime Republican strategists who have worked with the likes of John McCain and George W. Bush have launched a scorching campaign against the president. Lesley Stahl reports.

News | News

Q and the ABCs of spreading conspiracy theories

Followers of the online conspiracy theorist "QAnon" have propagated outlandish disinformation about secret plots by a "deep state" cabal of Satanic, cannibalistic child-traffickers; how are such ideas spread?

News | News

News consumers in the heartland

Ted Koppel talks with Trump voters in West Virginia about their views on the president's COVID-19 diagnosis, and explores the increasing reliance on partisan social media sources for one's news

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Judge rules that Karen McDougal failed to prove Tucker Carlson was accusing her of an actual crime by calling her payout "extortion."

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The controversy over qualified immunity

The doctrine whereby police officers are protected from civil lawsuits in certain cases has come under question – as citizens who claim their Constitutional rights had been violated by police have been mired in legal actions for years

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Multiple boats sink during Trump Boat Parade on Lake Travis

A parade for President Donald Trump gets dicey when multiple boats sink on Lake Travis. According to first responders, nobody was injured. At around 2:50 p. m. the TCSO confirmed via tweet that they had responded to multiple calls made about boats being i

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Now showing: The return of the drive-in

Since the coronavirus and social distancing shut down nearly all indoor entertainment venues this summer, outdoor projections of movies may be just the ticket

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Police in Wisconsin shoot Black man in back multiple times, sparking protests

Jacob Blake, 29, was hospitalized in serious condition after police shot him several times in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Graphic video of the incident was shared widely online.

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How Russian intelligence officers interfered in the 2016 election

Twelve Russian military officers have been indicted for breaking into the Democratic Party's computers, stealing compromising information and selectively releasing it to undermine candidates. Bill Whitaker reports on the case against them.

News | News

Los Angeles to shut off water and power to homes hosting large parties or gatherings

The announcement comes hours after the city introduced a motion to increase penalties for property owners who hold large house parties in violation of public health orders.

Politics | Media Watch

CBS Edits Out Atlanta Mayor Saying Cops Blameless for Weekend Killing

Mr. Secoriya Williamson probably said it best when addressing the Fourth of July murder of his eight-year-old daughter, Secoriea Turner, in Atlanta: “They say black lives matter. You killed your own.”

Politics | Media Watch

James O'Keefe: CBS Faked a Line of Cars to Make Corona Tests Seem Harder to Get

Did CBS fake a line of cars in Michigan in order to make it seem like COVID-19 testing was even more difficult? That’s what Project Veritas creator James O’Keefe claims in a new video. Footage of the May 1 CBS This Morning shows a long line of vehicles wa

Politics | Media Watch

WATCH: CBS News Posts Fraudulent Video Of ICU Nurse Crying Over Poor Working Conditions

CBS News posted a video of a nurse who claimed she quit her job after being asked to work in a coronavirus ICU without a face mask. 

Politics | Media Watch

CBS Huffs: ‘Unfounded’ That Money Obama Sent Iran Helped in Attack

In his address to the nation on Wednesday regarding Iran’s missile attack on U.S. bases in Iraq, President Trump made reference to the fact that the Obama administration handed over roughly $1.7 billion to Iran as a ransom for American hostages and said i

Politics | Media Watch

OBSESSED: CBS Spent Entire Evening News Program Pushing Impeachment

For 20 minutes and 25 seconds, the entirety of their Wednesday evening airtime, that’s how much time CBS Evening News dedicated to hawking impeachment to their viewers. The time was used to gush about Democratic speeches, mock White House spin, decry the

Politics | Media Watch

ABC And CBS Just Colluded To Fire A Whistleblower. The Hypocrisy Is Breathtaking.

Remember this the next time you hear someone in the media fret about “protecting whistleblowers.” After footage leaked of an ABC reporter complaining about higher-ups killing her Jeffrey Epstein story and preventing her from reporting on it fo

Politics | Media Watch

Attorney General William Barr Fires Back At Reporter Over ‘Unprecedented’ Defense Of Trump - The Daily Caller

'Well is there another precedent for it?'

Sports | SPORTS

CBS will stream its NFL games on smartphones starting this season

CBS has extended its streaming deal with the NFL to 2022 and expanded the terms to include access on mobile devices through its CBS All Access subscription service.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

'Murphy Brown' Returning to CBS With 13 Episodes

Candice Bergen is returning for the sitcom reboot, which will air during the 2018-19 season.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

CBS executive fired after saying Las Vegas victims didn't deserve sympathy | TheHill

CBS fired a legal executive Monday after she wrote on Facebook that she was not "sympathetic" to the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas.

Architecture & Interior Design | Threatened History & Preservation

CBS Television City draws speculation about potential sale

For decades, audiences got to see the recording of iconic shows such as "The Price is Right" at CBS Television City, but now there are reports the property may be up for bid.

Sports | College Football

CBS Sports 128 rankings: Ohio State at No. 2, USC surprises with jump into top 10

Forget the AP Top 25, we are ranking every team in college football after tons of upsets in Week 11

Sports | NFL

CBS calls Mike Carey departure the result of a mutual agreement | ProFootballTalk

Some will say it's the first correct decision Mike Carey has made in two years. Via Richard Deitsch of SI.com, CBS has confirmed Carey's departure, calling it a mutual agreement to part ways.

Politics | Media Watch

CBS Refusing To Air 'Truth' TV Commercials Is Priceless Advertising For The Movie It Opposes - Forbes

'Truth' image courtesy of Sony As was reported yesterday, CBS made news yesterday by refusing to accept advertising for the Sony Pictures Classic feature Truth. On its face, that's not terribly surprising. The film is technically about a rather unfortuna

Entertainment | Entertainment

'Survivor' host Jeff Probst on Rodney's big birthday drama | EW.com

Each week, Jeff Probst will answer a few questions about the latest episode of Survivor: Worlds Apart. Also make sure to click here for my exclusive Q&A with Probst about the big “Second Chance” twist for next season and hear from the eligible Se

Entertainment | Television

'Person of Interest' post-mortem: Showrunners discuss emotional finale and the return of Taraji P. Henson

It’s been a high-stakes year for Reese, Finch, Root, and the team on Person of Interest, which closed its latest—and best—season in predictably...

Entertainment | Television

Will Ferrell spoofs Harry Caray on Letterman

Will Ferrell was back in the rotation as late Cubs announcer Harry Caray Monday on the

Politics | Media Watch

CBS: Iran ‘Chants Death to America, But More Habit Than Conviction’

On CBS This Morning: Saturday, reporter Elizabeth Palmer did her best to channel the sentiments of Iran following the preliminary nuclear agreement between them and the United States. The CBS reporter proclaimed that “at Friday prayers there was the us

Entertainment | Entertainment

'Survivor' host Jeff Probst on why players no longer get drunk

Each week Jeff Probst will answer a few questions about the latest episode of Survivor: Worlds Apart.

Entertainment | Trailers, Videos & Clips

All The Munsters Openings

All 5 'The Munsters' Original TV show openings!: 1. Original Unaired Pilot (color) 2. Series 1 Opening 3. Series 1 Opening for 'Family Portrait' in color. 4....

Sports | NFL

Shannon Sharpe, Dan Marino out, Tony Gonzalez in on major CBS pregame shakeup

Well, now. CBS is shaking things up dramatically for its pregame show. Recently retired (and future Hall of Fame) tight end Tony Gonzalez will be joining the CBS NFL pregame