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Michael Douglas with Tracy Smith at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Conn., which Douglas helped build when he was merely an aspiring actor. CBS News

Last Updated Jul 20, 2014 11:45 AM EDT

RECAP: July 20

HEADLINES: Rebels begin moving bodies from Malaysia Air crash site (Video)
Russian-backed separatists have begun to move some of the remains of those killed in the crash site of Malaysia Air Flight 17, shot down over eastern Ukraine. CBS News national security correspondent David Martin has more on the missile that downed the jetliner.

MH 17 crash site guarded by prime suspects in plane's downing (Video)
Mark Phillips has the latest from the crash scene in Eastern Ukraine, where Russian-backed rebels - said by many to be the cause of the aviation disaster - are restricting access to the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.

COVER STORY: Malaysia Airlines crash: The aftermath | Watch Video
Martha Teichner with more on the accident, and the investigation of the perpetrators.

Complete CBS News coverage: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Disaster

"Like a Rolling Stone"
On July 20, 1965, rock music really got rolling with the release of the Bob Dylan classic.

Retracing Thoreau's journey through the wilds of Maine | Watch Video
Henry David Thoreau was an author, poet and naturalist who, in works like "Walden," changed America's relationship with the great outdoors.

Don Dahler joins an intrepid group of adventurers who travel more than 300 miles through Maine's backwoods to retrace one of Thoreau's greatest journeys.

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A one-of-a-kind: Elaine Stritch
This week we lost one of the true legends of the Great White Way, when actress Elaine Stritch died at the age of 89. From her acclaimed stage roles in "Bus Stop" and Stephen Sondheim's "Company," to her film and TV roles (including a star turn on NBC's hit comedy, "30 Rock"), an Elaine Stritch performance was never short of unforgettable.

Lee Cowan sat down with Broadway's Grand Dame for what would be one of her last interviews.

This report was originally broadcast on March 9, 2014.

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The Reagan wit | Watch Video
Ronald Reagan is near the top on many historians' lists of great American presidents. But he's also near the top of another list - our funniest presidents.

Mo Rocca does some digging into the Reagan wit and uncovers a treasure trove of jokes written by the man himself, in a very humorous look back on a politician who always had a one-liner at hand.

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Disabled man finds home at Michigan firehouse (Video)
A firehouse is a special place, where the crew becomes one big family. Steve Hartman reports from Lansing, Mich., where the members of Fire Station One have made welcome a mentally-handicapped man for almost 60 years.

SUNDAY PROFILE: Michael Douglas goes back to where he began
Actor Michael Douglas began his career in the shadow of his father, legendary actor Kirk Douglas. But it didn't take long for the son to match his father in terms of silver screen success.

From his breakout TV role in "The Streets of San Francisco," to acting in the features "Romancing the Stone" and "Wall Street" and producing "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," the two-time Academy Award-winner has been on Hollywood's "A-list" for nearly 50 years.

Our Tracy Smith sits down with Douglas for a wide-ranging chat about his life on- and off-camera.

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Astronaut wives: The other space pioneers | Watch Video
As the men of the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo space programs reached further to the Moon, their spouses back home faced stresses and celebrity in an orbit all their own. Lee Cowan reports.

This story was originally broadcast June 16, 2013.

GALLERY: Astronaut family portraits

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Week of July 21
"Sunday Morning" looks at some notable events of the week ahead.

Virginia's marshland birds (Extended Video)
This week's moment in nature takes us to Virginia's Chincoteague Island, a National Wildlife Refuge that's a safe home for egrets, ibis, and other marshland birds.

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RECAP: July 13, "Summer Fun!"

This week it's a special edition of "Sunday Morning," as guest host Lee Cowan heads to the shore for our annual Summer Fun issue!

From the magnificent seaside home of film legend Katharine Hepburn in Old Saybrook, Conn., Cowan offers up a variety of stories all celebrating the joys of summer.

Katharine Hepburn's Connecticut home
The seaside town of Old Saybrook was the nearly-lifelong residence of the Oscar-winning actress.

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Tennessee fireflies: A summertime light show (Video)
For many of us, one of those childhood joys was catching fireflies. Those living "night lights" that brighten our yards and forests have long been the source of some of our most cherished memories.

But as Cowan reports in our cover story, there's one forest in Tennessee where fireflies put on a show unlike anywhere else. No wonder thousands of tourists camp out each year to witness the spectacle. We'll give you a front row seat.

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The up-and-down history of the convertible | Watch Video
From the '57 Chevy to the Thunderbird to the Stingray, driving a convertible with the wind in your hair meant you were traveling in style. Our Mo Rocca puts the top down and takes a nostalgic trip down memory lane for a look back at an American classic.

Jason Mraz: My music says "Everything will be OK" | Watch Video
One of the biggest hits of the last few years was "I'm Yours" by Jason Mraz. This laid-back Californian is a singer-songwriter whose music is the perfect soundtrack for a summer day.

Ben Tracy visits with Mraz for a fun-filled day of surfing, avocado tasting, and music-making.

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Let's be frank: In praise of the hot dog | Watch Video
A frank discussion on how one of our most popular foods is made, and how it's best enjoyed.

Originally broadcast July 28, 2013.

WEB EXTRA: Bobby Flay's hot dog recipes

WEB EXTRA: How to cook a hot dog
Grilling advice from Josh Sharkey, owner of Bark Hot Dogs in Brooklyn.

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Jellyfish: Beautiful, dangerous, delicious
Martha Teichner looks at one of the most exotic, fascinating and troublesome pests of summer.

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HARTMAN: Carnival games

Keira Knightley lightens up in "Begin Again"
Summer wouldn't be summer without going to the movies, and in films like "Pirates of the Caribbean," "Pride & Prejudice," "Bend It Like Beckham" and others, Keira Knightley has proven to be one of the most popular actors working today.

Mark Phillips catches up with the beautiful and multi-talented Knightley, starring in the new rom-com, "Begin Again."

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We all scream for the ice cream truck | Watch Video
The most welcome visitor in any neighborhood is the driver of a refrigerated truck loaded with tempting frozen treats. Nancy Giles gets the scoop on this treasured treat.

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Little League Baseball turns 75 | Watch Video
Bill Geist looks back on 75 years of the hallowed sport.

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Listen up, kids: Summertime boredom = infinite possibility | Watch Video
Author Bunmi Laditan says the state of not having anything to do is an opportunity for curiosity and imagination, not a problem to be "solved."

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Connecticut's Falkner Island (Video)
This week's moment in nature takes us to Falkner Island off the Connecticut coast, an uncommonly beautiful spot for the common tern.

RECAP: July 6

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COVER STORY: Remembering the "Unbroken" spirit of Louis Zamperini | Watch Video
Louis Zamperini was just 19 years old when he competed for the United States in the 1936 Olympics in front of Adolf Hitler. A few years later he was fighting against Germany in WWII.

His remarkable story of being shot down in the Pacific, surviving on a life raft for 47 days, then suffering through years of imprisonment and torture at the hands of the Japanese are now the stuff of legend, thanks to the bestselling book, "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand (now being made into a movie directed by Angelina Jolie).

Zamperini died this week at age 97, and Chip Reid looks back at Zamperini's remarkable life.

The story was originally broadcast on May 27, 2012.

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Captain Kidd | Watch Video
On July 6, 1699, the notorious pirate William Kidd was arrested in Boston.

A magnetic attraction
A Nevada woman made the Guinness Book of Records for owning the most refrigerator magnets in the world - 45,000. Contributor Faith Salie reports on the attraction of magnets, and why these favorite refrigerator decorations may become a thing of the past.

The story was originally broadcast on June 9, 2013.

WEB EXTRA GALLERY: Refrigerator magnets

Poll: Refrigerator magnets

The humbling of Robin Thicke
Robin Thicke made headlines last year when he and Miley Cyrus performed a racy version of his mega-hit "Blurred Lines" on the MTV Video Music Awards. The headlines weren't all good, but they helped Thicke reach the stratosphere in terms of exposure. He was riding high and enjoying his celebrity, until it all came crashing down.

His marriage to his high-school sweetheart, actress Paula Patton, began to come apart, so Thicke did the only thing he knew how to do: write songs about it. His new CD, "Paula," is an attempt to repair the damage, but the CD is stirring up new controversy.

Anthony Mason sat down with Thicke for a revealing, no-holds-barred Q&A.


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Don't be fooled into caring about the World Cup
Washington Post blogger Alexandra Petri says Americans should not have to watch foreigners beat us embarrassingly.

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BBQ in the heart of Texas (Video)
A good meal can be hard to find for a musician who spends more days on the road than at home, as CBS News cultural correspondent Wynton Marsalis can attest.

On a recent road trip between Houston and Austin, Wynton stopped off in the tiny town of Lockhart - the barbecue capital of Texas - for some of the best BBQ in the country.

The story was originally broadcast on Nov. 24, 2013.

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Brisket tips & tricks from Black's Barbecue
Third-generation pitmaster Kent Black from Lockhart, Texas, restaurant offers advice for preparing BBQ.

Texas teacher helps students reach for the stars (Video)
If you're a kid looking to escape the poverty and isolation of Presidio, Texas, there's no greater vehicle than the Presidio Rocket Club, launched by science teacher Shella Condino. Her goal isn't really to make future rocket scientists; it's more just to make futures. Steve Hartman reports.

SUNDAY PROFILE: Why Zach Braff turned to Kickstarter
Zach Braff first made a name for himself as the goofy-but-lovable young doctor in the hit comedy, "Scrubs." He went on to write and direct the indie film "Garden State," and now he's bucking the film industry yet again by launching an online campaign to finance his new effort, "Wish I Was Here."

Braff is also starring on Broadway in the new musical based on Woody Allen's "Bullets Over Broadway," which is where our Tracy Smith caught up with him.

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Wrigley Field, the "Friendly Confines" of Chicago's lovable losers
It's the Fourth of July weekend, of course, and across the country we're celebrating all things American, including baseball.

Of the many ballparks we're flocking to, one of the true gems is Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs. On the occasion of the stadium's 100th anniversary, author and life-long baseball fan George Will reminisces about this very special field of dreams (or "broken dreams," as Will and other long-suffering Cubs fans might attest!).

WEB EXTRA VIDEO: The view from inside Wrigley Field's scoreboard
Opened in 1914, Chicago's Wrigley Field - home of the Chicago Cubs - still has its original hand-operated scoreboard. Mo Rocca and lifelong Cubs fan George Will took a peek inside, and observed the view of the ballpark from within.

WEB EXTRA VIDEO: George Will on throwing out the first pitch at Wrigley Field
Political columnist and lifelong Chicago Cubs fan George Will tells Mo Rocca he was a nervous wreck walking out to the pitcher's mound to throw out the first pitch during a game at Wrigley Field.

WEB EXTRA GALLERY: Wrigley Field: 10 Things to know

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Week of July 7
"Sunday Morning" looks at some notable events of the week ahead

"Boyhood": A film whose time has come | Watch Video
David Edelstein on the new Richard Linklater movie -- shot over 12 years -- that spans a boy's coming of age.

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Texas bison (Extended Video)
We leave you this "Sunday Morning" at Caprock Canyons State Park in the Texas panhandle . . . home to the Lone Star State's official bison herd.

Videographers: Earl Nottingham and Bruce Biermann.
Footage provided by the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.

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WEB EXCLUSIVE GALLERY: The films of Paul Mazursky
A look back at the five-time Oscar-nominated filmmaker's tales of absurdity in contemporary society.

RECAP: June 29


THE MONEY ISSUE: Anthony Mason hosts our annual edition devoted to business, finance, philanthropy, how we spend money, and when to save.

HEADLINES: Benghazi suspect appears in D.C. court (Video)
Ahmed Abu Khattala, a Libyan allegedly behind the September 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, appeared in federal court Saturday. He pleaded not guilty to a terrorism charge. John Albert reports from Washington.

These stories were originally broadcast on March 23, 2014.

COVER STORY: A dying breed: The American shopping mall | Watch Video
Since the 1950s shopping malls have become a permanent part of the American landscape -- or so we thought.

With the growing popularity of online shopping, malls across the country are struggling, many even shutting their doors and being torn down. But others are adapting to the changing retail times by coming up with new and creative ways to draw consumers.

Mark Strassmann goes shopping for the latest in shopping malls.

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Currency for a modern world | Watch Video
For many our American money is all about dead statesmen and old buildings. But go abroad and you'll find colorful, creative bank notes celebrating birds, beasts, technology, even sports.

So could we see a change in the U.S. dollar's iconic look? Rita Braver finds out.

WEB EXTRA: View our gallery of alternative designs of U.S. currency, from the Dollar ReDe$ign Project

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CBS News Poll: Who should appear on U.S. currency?
Americans are asked which famous figure they would like to see join the elite ranks found on our money.

Art that's made of money (Video)
Collage artist Mark Wagner had no idea where it would go when he first cut up a dollar bill 15 years ago. But he couldn't stop making things out of money. His collages are assembled entirely from one dollar bills -- and can fetch tens of thousands of dollars. Anthony Mason reports.

WEB EXTRA: View a gallery of some of Mark Wagner's lavish currency collages.

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A tour of Tokyo's largest fish market | Watch Video
The island nation of Japan has less than two percent of the world's population, but consumes 10 percent of the world's fish. One of the top destinations for Tokyo's sushi chefs (and tourists) is the sprawling Tsukiji market, packed with every type of seafood imaginable, from bright colored octopus and shrimp, to king crab and tiny sardines. Seth Doane pays a visit.

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Smartwatches: Eat your heart out, Dick Tracy! | Watch Video
David Pogue reports on the battle for your wrist as companies create smartwatch devices that do everything from deliver your email to track your sleep patterns.

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WEB EXTRA: Taking measure of the Quantified Self Movement
One man's determination to record nearly ever data point of his life.

Seed money sprouts change for tiny non-profits | Watch Video
Ari Nessel, a wealthy real estate developer, wanted to do something meaningful with his money. But instead of writing large checks to established charities, he is giving away $1,000 -- every day -- to someone trying to make a difference.

He calls this venture the Pollination Project. John Blackstone reports.

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The spirit of ecstasy that is Rolls-Royce | Watch Video
Got $300K-$400K for a car? Then prepare to spend that, and more, for wheels from the king of bespoke luxury automobiles. Mark Phillips takes one for a spin.

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If Spirit Airlines is so unpopular, why are its flights so full? | Watch Video
Spirit Airlines offers some of the cheapest tickets around. It also offers cramped seats and extra charges for just about everything, including overhead luggage space and water. It's the airline passengers love to complain about -- the same passengers who have made it just about the fastest-growing airline around.

Correspondent Richard Schlesinger explores with the world of Spirit Airlines with CEO Ben Baldanza, who offers a spirited defense for running his airline his way.

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Shakira's biggest hit
For pop star Shakira, who has sold more than 75 million albums, fame and fortune aren't enough. Correspondent Lee Cowan traveled to Colombia to find out how the singer and her Barefoot Foundation have helped build schools for hundreds of poor children.

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WEB EXTRA VIDEO: Shakira on a child's formative years
Pop star and education advocate Shakira talks to Lee Cowan about how the lack of education opportunities affects the prospects of poor children in her native Colombia.

WEB EXTRA VIDEO: Shakira tours her new school in Colombia
The internationally renowned singer Shakira is also an advocate for education, and has funded the construction of schools in poor communities. She gave correspondent Lee Cowan a tour to her newest school in a poor neighborhood of Cartagena, Colombia, and discussed what it means to the community.

WEB EXTRA VIDEO: Shakira: "Music has given me opportunities"
The internationally-renowned singer Shakira talks to Lee Cowan about what she finds truly fulfilling.

WEB EXTRA VIDEO: Shakira on creating a safe haven for kids
Shakira on creating a safe haven for kids The pop star talks to Lee Cowan about the importance of the work her Barefoot Foundation has done in poor communities in elevating the education prospects of children in her native Colombia and in other countries.

WEB EXTRA VIDEO: Shakira: "Education is not a luxury"
The internationally renowned singer Shakira is also an advocate for education, and has funded the construction of schools in poor communities. She talked to correspondent Lee Cowan about the importance of education, especially for disadvantaged children.

Tipping points: When and when not to pay extra (Video)
To tip or not to tip? This question has plagued us for years, and finally we have the answer. Nancy Giles gets to the bottom of tipping etiquette and shows us the right amount to tip for just about any occasion.

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An inventor's Quirky path to success | Watch Video
An online community provides the R&D necessary to bring new ideas to the marketplace. Serena Altschul reports.

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Bitcoin and the future of money | Watch Video
It's been said that cash is king, but lately it's been getting a little competition from a currency you can't see. It's called Bitcoin. Despite its name, you can't hold it in your hand. It's a digital form of money that only exists in cyberspace, sent globally from one computer to another. You can buy Bitcoin online. The currency is then stored in a digital wallet on your computer.

There are no rules or regulations. It's not connected to any bank or government, which suits Bitcoin's anti-establishment advocates just fine.

Confused? You're not alone. Alexis Christoforous reports.

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Jim Cramer: Don't just save - invest | Extended Video
The Wall Street analyst and CNBC commentator talks about the savings and retirement portfolios you need.

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Bears of Yellowstone (Extended Video)
This week's moment in nature takes us to Yellowstone National Park.

RECAP: June 22

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COVER STORY: The higher purpose of doodling | Watch Video
Even its very name -- "doodle" -- makes it sound frivolous and pointless. But our scribbles and scrawls -- sometimes recognizable, sometimes not -- may actually have a point.

Lee Cowan explores the discipline of "Doodle-ology."

This story was originally broadcast January 19, 2014.

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ALMANAC: The GI Bill | Watch Video
On June 22, 1944, FDR signed into law job, housing and tuition benefits for service members returning from war.

FASHION: The history woven into denim jeans | Watch Video
Denim is a fabric as rugged as its Old West origins and - to some designers - is almost worth its weight in gold. Serena Altschul tags along with a prospector who's looking to strike it rich by finding old denim jeans in the abandoned mines of California.

This story was originally broadcast May 6, 2012.

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Chelsea Handler: The drunk mean girl who's actually pretty nice | Watch Video
When David Letterman announced his retirement from late-night TV, a number of men were considered possibilities to replace him. But there was also a woman's name being run through the speculation mill: Chelsea Handler.

In addition to her talk-show hosting talents, Handler is an accomplished comedian and best-selling author. Tracy Smith sits down with Handler to discuss her raucous past and her promising future.

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Japan's outlandish theme restaurants (Video)
Determined to stand out amid the bright lights of Tokyo, dining establishments in this mega-city are offering customers just about any culinary experience they may wish for, complete with robots, cats, goats, or your very own prison cell. And yes, it all comes with food. Seth Doane reports.

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"Amateur Night" at the Apollo, now 80 years young
Anthony Mason takes us on a tour of the history of Harlem's landmark Apollo Theater, a mainstay of musical acts for generations, and still a hot ticket for Amateur Night.


Gladys Knight on breaking in at the Apollo
Gladys Knight and the Pips was one of the many legendary acts who gained fame performing at the Apollo Theater. Knight talked to correspondent Anthony Mason about her early days at the Harlem landmark, and her rise from opening act to headliner.

"Beatbox" wows the crowd at the Apollo
At the venerable Harlem theater's "Amateur Night," Sung Lee, a human beatbox, brought down the house with his vocal percussions. Watch excerpts from his rousing performance.

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Teacher guides former student to college degree (Video)
This graduation season, every kid under a cap and gown should be able to point to at least one person who made it all possible. Steven Hartman reports on why a high school math teacher was at the top of one Rutgers University grad's list.

Melissa McCarthy: Generously funny | Watch Video
Think female movie stars and the names Jolie and Bullock come to mind. But these days there's another name that's being added to that list: Melissa McCarthy.

Her larger-than-life personality is not only filling seats in movie theaters but pushing up television ratings as well. Mo Rocca sits down with the unlikeliest of leading ladies, the star of the series "Mike and Molly" and the new film, "Tammy."


Melissa McCarthy on meeting "Brangelina"
No stranger to the red carpet these days, "Bridesmaids" star Melissa McCarthy tells Mo Rocca what it's like to meet Hollywood icons in the flesh.

Melissa McCarthy: "I'm like a 900-year-old woman"
Actress Melissa McCarthy explains her attitudes about social media and Internet critics to Mo Rocca.

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COMMENTARY: Roger Bennett on America's growing love for football (the other kind) | Watch Video
If you are getting a kick out of World Cup soccer, you're not alone. Soccer commentator Roger Bennett tells us how the game known to the rest of the world as football is winning the hearts and minds of millions of Americans.

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Songwriter Gerry Goffin
The lyricist who died this week was responsible for dozens of Top 40 hits, including many as part of a songwriting duo with Carole King.

CALENDAR: Week of June 23
"Sunday Morning" looks at some notable events of the week ahead.

NATURE: Owls of Upstate New York (Video)
This week's moment in nature takes us among the owls of the Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, east of Buffalo, N.Y.

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Rod Serling, "The Twilight Zone" and TV's 1st Golden Age
"The Twilight Zone" was an inspiration to many television writers that fell under its spell. Contributor Bill Flanagan tells us how Rod Serling's genius, embodied in that 1960s series, contributed to the medium's "Golden Age," and attracted a legion of disciples responsible for some of the most critically-acclaimed programs on TV today, in what is being hailed as the medium's Second Golden Age.

GALLERY: The 10 greatest "Twilight Zone" episodes

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RECAP: June 15

Carl Bernstein (left) and Bob Woodward in the Washington Post newsroom in 1973. Their intrepid reporting into the Watergate burglary won a Pulitzer Prize - and toppled a president.

COVER STORY: "All the President's Men" at 40 | Watch Video

Forty years ago one book forever changed the American political landscape. "All the President's Men" was a revelation, a real-life whodunit about a scandal which eventually led to the downfall of a president.

Now, four decades after President Richard Nixon's resignation, CBS News national security correspondent David Martin sits down for an exclusive interview with Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward (left, in 1973), the Washington Post reporters who first uncovered the story that became known as Watergate, who give us a front row seat to one of the greatest political dramas in our nation's history.

WEB EXTRA: Read an excerpt from the 40th-anniversary edition of "All the President's Men" (pdf), courtesy of Simon & Schuster.

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Goodyear's rubber | Watch Video
On June 15, 1844, a patent which led to rubber tires was awarded to a tinkerer from Akron, Ohio, who later died penniless

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FASHION: The dandy: Celebrating the exquisite gentleman | Watch Video
Sartorial elegance isn't just a hobby for this breed of very-well-put-together men -- it's their life's calling.

Serena Altschul explores the world of the dandy, which Nathaniel "Natty" Adams (author of "I Am Dandy") defines as "a man obsessed with personal elegance."

GALLERY: The dandy gentleman

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SUNDAY PROFILE:Another quantum leap for "Glee" star Jane Lynch
She has won just about every TV acting award imaginable for her role as the aggressive and often obnoxious cheerleading coach Sue Sylvester on the hit TV show, "Glee."

But with a resume that includes feature films including "A Mighty Wind," "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," "Best in Show" and many others, Jane Lynch has proven to be one of the most versatile, and entertaining actors working today.

Our Lee Cowan catches up with the very busy (and very funny) actress for a Sunday Profile.

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Leading roles for the actress, who died this week at age 91, weren't confined to stage and screen.

Gallery: Ruby Dee 1922-2014

STAGE: Fyvush Finkel: A character actor who's a real character
From his first appearance on stage at age 9, all the way back in 1929, Fyvush Finkel has been delighting audiences with his unique brand of humor -- even his name brings a smile!

From his Broadway role in the original "Fiddler on the Roof," to his Emmy-winning role in the 1990s TV show, "Picket Fences," he's a "character actor" who's a real character!

Now at age 91 he's passing the mantle to a new generation, as Finkel & Sons are leaving audiences rolling in the aisles with their comedy routines. "48 Hours" correspondent Richard Schlesinger lets us in on the joke.

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Terminally-ill father cherishes every day with daughter (Video)
Whether etched on tiny trophies or scrawled in crayon and marker, a lot of kids will declare their dad the World's Greatest this Father's Day. But when eight-year-old Logan Rosati makes the claim, you can't help but believe her. Steve Hartman reports.

SUNDAY PROFILE: Hillary Clinton on making "what appears to be impossible, possible" | Watch Video
The jockeying has already begun to see who will run for President of the United States in 2016 - and one of the names mentioned most often is Hillary Rodham Clinton.

As a former first lady, U.S. Senator and Secretary of State, Clinton has an impressive resume and a wealth of experience. But is the country ready for another Clinton administration?

Our contributing correspondent Jane Pauley travels with Hillary Clinton back to a place where her life in the public eye began: Wellesley College, where her commencement address in 1969 caught the attention of Life Magazine, setting the then-21-year-old graduate on a trajectory that may lead all the way to the Oval Office.

GALLERY: Hillary Rodham Clinton: A life in pictures


Clinton: Some Benghazi questioners "only showed up for the cameras"
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton discusses with Jane Pauley Congressional oversight of the State Department and the attack on the U.S. Mission in Benghazi, Libya.

Hillary Clinton: I still believe in American exceptionalism
In this web exclusive video, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton talks to "Sunday Morning" correspondent Jane Pauley on the United States' special place in the world.

Hillary Clinton on politicians "treading water"
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, speaking about Washington gridlock, tells Jane Pauley that inaction by politicians endangers America's standing in an interconnected world, and discusses why other countries continue to look for signals of leadership from the U.S.

Hillary Clinton on whether Chelsea will run for office
Would the daughter of a former president decide to run for public office herself? Jane Pauley asks Hillary Clinton about Chelsea's future.

Hillary Clinton remembered by Wellesley classmate
Spenta Captain Kandawalla, who was the only Pakistani student in Hillary Rodham's class at Wellesley College in 1969, talks about her longtime friend with "Sunday Morning" correspondent Jane Pauley. She describes the former secretary of state who made herself into a diplomatic "punching bag" as someone who "could punch back, too."

Dean Acheson's appraisal of young Hillary Clinton
Eleanor Acheson, granddaughter of the legendary Secretary of State Dean Acheson, describes to "Sunday Morning" correspondent Jane Pauley what her grandfather thought of Hillary Rodham, who in 1969 delivered the first student commencement speech in Wellesley College history.

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HEALTH: B. Smith and her diagnosis of Alzheimer's | Watch Video
In an interview with Dr. Jon LaPook for "Sunday Morning," the restaurateur, designer and decorator B. Smith speaks about her Alzheimer's diagnosis and her vision for the future.

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CALENDAR: Week of June 16
"Sunday Morning" looks at some notable events of the week ahead.

NATURE: Marine life of the U.S. Virgin Islands (Extended Video)
This week's moment in nature takes us underwater, off the coast of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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