Donald Trump was quick to respond to Hillary Clinton's attacks from her Democratic convention speech Thursday night, accusing Clinton of "talking down to the American people." While the conventions are over, Trump wants to cast the race less in terms of Republican versus Democrat, but outsider versus insider. Major Garrett reports.
Hillary Clinton highlighted her differences with Donald Trump in a historic speech to the Democratic National Convention Thursday night. The former secretary of state, senator and first lady spent nearly an hour laying out her vision for the future, saying the country was at a "moment of reckoning." Nancy Cordes reports.
A CBS News poll shows just a quarter of voters want the next commander-in-chief to continue President Obama's policies. Nearly a half want more conservative policies. Former "Face the Nation" moderator Bob Schieffer and The Atlantic senior editor Alex Wagner join "CBS This Morning" to discuss President Obama's Wednesday night address at the Democratic convention.
After his 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, John Hinckley Jr. was found not guilty by reason of insanity and confined to a psychiatric hospital. But Hinckley has slowly been allowed to spend time away from the Washington facility. Paula Reid reports from St. Elizabeths Hospital on why a judge is letting Hinckley go home forever.
One of the country's longest-serving progressive Democrats was a late convert to Hillary Clinton's campaign. California Gov. Jerry Brown praised Clinton and her work to fight climate change Wednesday at the Democratic convention. Brown's endorsement of Clinton comes despite the fact his lifelong causes are similar to those of Bernie Sanders. Brown joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the Democratic convention and why he thinks Donald Trump is unstable.
Chelsea Clinton will introduce her mother, Hillary Clinton, Thursday night at the Democratic convention. It comes a week after Chelsea's friend, Ivanka Trump, made the case at the GOP convention in Cleveland for her father, Donald Trump. The daughters have been friendly for years, but when it comes to this 2016 campaign, it's family first. Julianna Goldman reports.
In his Democratic convention speech Wednesday night, President Obama said Donald Trump will not win the White House with a campaign based on fear. Dan Pfeiffer, former senior adviser to the president, and Jon Favreau, the president's former director of speechwriting who helped with the convention address, join "CBS This Morning" to discuss Mr. Obama's convention address and Hillary Clinton's upcoming speech.
Prosecutors decided to drop their charges against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray. Gray was arrested in April 2015 and died a week after he was severely injured during a 45-minute ride in a police van. Jeff Pegues reports from Baltimore on the prosecution's defiant statement.
After Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said he hopes Russia tracks down 30,000 personal emails that Hillary Clinton deleted from her time as secretary of state, Robby Mook, Clinton's campaign manager, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss why he thinks Trump comments are "unbecoming" and Hillary Clinton's upcoming convention address Thursday night.
Donald Trump shook up many Democrats with his latest dig at Hillary Clinton. On Wednesday, Trump suggested if Russians are responsible for hacking Democratic Party emails, they could also find deleted emails from the private servers Clinton used when she was secretary of state. The Republican candidate said later he wasn't serious. Major Garrett reports.