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The Summit crisis. President Trump in his own words. Suspected Russian spy jailed in the U.S. The roundtable dives in.
A novel idea that started in Cleveland to bringing people together through book clubs. It’s gone global.
So, here we are. How are political strategists from both parties advising their candidates in this highly charged political moment?
Disturbing stories this summer about white people calling the police on black people for cutting the grass or using the swimming pool. What’s going on?
"In the minds of many of the president's supporters, they perhaps do agree with this very unconventional diplomacy that he is engaging in with North Korea and Russia," CBS News' Paula Reid says.
We just can’t wait until Friday. Join us for a special midweek edition of the news roundtable.
Baseball’s All-Stars batter up, but America’s pastime is striking out in some big ways. We’ll cover the bases.
Sandra Oh is the first woman of Asian descent to be nominated for a lead-actress Emmy Award in the 69-year history of the event. We speak with Oh about the nomination.
Americans are sharply divided by political party, race, and ethnicity regarding what they consider to be the biggest problems facing the U.S. electoral system, according to a newly released PRRI/The Atlantic poll.
In a Monday press conference, Trump did not attempt to push back on Russian President Vladimir Putin's assertion that Russia did not interfere with the 2016 election.
Something in Timothy Tyson’s 2017 book "The Blood of Emmett Till" led the Justice Department to reopen its probe into the 1955 lynching.
The eyes of the world are on Helsinki for the Trump-Putin summit. We’re watching, too.
Iowa’s water pollution problem is getting worse and the impact is felt all the way to the Gulf of Mexico.
A Supreme Court nominee. Trump at NATO. Daring rescue of the Thai soccer team. The roundtable dives in.
Gentrification, is a dirty word for a lot of people, but there are some upsides when the better-off newcomers come in. Is there a way to make it work for everyone?
The Trump administration takes another swipe at Obamacare. At stake are billions in payments to insurers with sicker customers.
Rafting the Grand Canyon is a wondrous adventure but the first time, 150 years ago, no one knew what the canyon was like.
Uneasy allies on the edge await President Trump at the NATO summit in Brussels. We’ll look at the high stakes.
Women living alone. The numbers are up and so is their happiness. We’ll unpack reasons why and why they’re liking it
A nominee for the seat of swing voter Anthony Kennedy. We’ll unpack President Trump’s pick for the next Supreme Court Justice.