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A Son Of Immigrants Makes The Case For Tighter Immigration Policy

So why is Reihan Salam, executive editor of National Review and the son of immigrants calling for tighter restrictions on immigration? We'll ask him.

A Son Of Immigrants Makes The Case For Tighter Immigration Policy

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The Tense Relationship Between The President And Department of Justice

Turmoil in Washington and Rod Rosenstein after the explosive New York Times report he suggested secretly recording the president. Now what for the Mueller investigation?

The Tense Relationship Between The President And Department of Justice

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What Does The Future Of Tech Hold? AI Crisis Awaits, Former Google China Head Says

Top Chinese technologist Kai-Fu Lee talks about China, the U.S., the race for dominance in artificial intelligence and how we can survive the AI revolution.

What Does The Future Of Tech Hold? AI Crisis Awaits, Former Google China Head Says

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Week Ahead: New Kavanaugh Allegations, Ford To Testify, Rosenstein And Trump

New sexual misconduct allegations against Brett Kavanaugh. Christine Blasey Ford to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Rod Rosenstein's proposal to tape President Trump. We'll cover it all.

Week Ahead: New Kavanaugh Allegations, Ford To Testify, Rosenstein And Trump

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Oscar Winner Tom Hanks Shares His Secret To Success — And Love For The Typewriter

David Folkenflik talks with actor Tom Hanks on his career, his book and his love affair with the typewriter.

Oscar Winner Tom Hanks Shares His Secret To Success — And Love For The Typewriter

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Week In The News: Kavanaugh Accusations, Florence's Destruction, North Korea And More

Kavanaugh and his accuser. Florence's path of destruction. North Korea talks. David Folkenflik speaks with CBS News' chief White House correspondent Major Garrett for a special edition of the Week in the News.

Week In The News: Kavanaugh Accusations, Florence's Destruction, North Korea And More

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In 'These Truths,' Historian Jill Lepore Asks If America Has Lived Up To Its Ideals

American truths, not so self-evident. Historian Jill Lepore speaks with Meghna Chakrabarti on why the tension between fact and fiction has been with us since the nation's founding.

In 'These Truths,' Historian Jill Lepore Asks If America Has Lived Up To Its Ideals

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CBD: What It Does, Who It's For And Where It's Headed

CBD products are all the rage. What you need to know about the marijuana ingredient that's being used for conditions including insomnia, anxiety and epilepsy. Amanda Chicago Lewis, Julie Nardy and Dr. Kevin Hill speak with Meghna Chakrabarti.

CBD: What It Does, Who It's For And Where It's Headed

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Actor-Writer-Director Ethan Hawke, In What Might Be His Biggest Year Yet

Ethan Hawke on his new film about singer-songwriter Blaze Foley.

Actor-Writer-Director Ethan Hawke, In What Might Be His Biggest Year Yet

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International News: Latest China Tariffs, Syria Conflict, Myanmar And More

Our global roundtable returns, with the top news you need to know from around the world.

International News: Latest China Tariffs, Syria Conflict, Myanmar And More

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