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O’Rourke: Migrant families “pose no threat or danger” to U.S

Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke, one of the two dozen Democrats running for president, said detained migrant families who are not threats to the...

Transcript: Beto O’Rourke on “Face the Nation”

The following is a transcript of the interview with presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke that aired Sunday, May 26, 2019, on "Face the Nation." MARGARET BRENNAN:...

“Divided, we stand”? Scott Pelley on our American flag, and our common purpose

  "60 Minutes" correspondent Scott Pelley says "We the People" cannot sustain a democracy when we allow divisions to recklessly tug at the threads holding...

“The Ballad of Huck & Miguel”: Huck Finn revisited, in today’s L.A.

The mighty Mississippi has spawned many a mighty tale, but few as famous as "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." Although now it's required reading...

Van life: Making one’s home on the open road

America is a land of vast, open spaces, best explored one mile at a time. But while we've long romanticized the open road, very...

Most of the U.S. taxes tampons, but not these unnecessary products

Watch the CBSN Originals documentary, "Period. Half the population has one. But no one talks about it," in the video player above. The full hour special...

Monumental women: Breaking the bronze ceiling

If you are among the millions of visitors to New York City's Central Park each year, you've seen the statues that dot the landscape...

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between its allies Iran, US

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq offered Sunday to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle...

Trump awards special trophy at prestigious sumo event in Japan

Mobara, Japan — President Trump presented a special Trump trophy to the winner of a sumo tournament in Tokyo on Sunday as he got a...

US sanctions on Iran felt in Iraqi Shiite tourist districts

BAGHDAD (AP) — For years, Karar Hussein has sold sweets in his shop near the entrance to one of Shiite Islam’s holiest shrines, accepting...

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