As the founder, CEO and lead designer at SpaceX, a private company that makes rockets and spacecraft, Elon Musk envisions a time when his reusable rockets will bring people to the moon and Mars. He's focused on humans becoming a "multi-planet species," and on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, he speaks with Jeffrey Kluger (editor-at-large at Time magazine, and the co-author of "Apollo 13") about his vision for the future.
Around the world, plant and animal species are going extinct at a rate faster than any time in human history. The Endangered Species Act, signed into law 46 years ago, has succeeded in preventing hundreds of species on the list from going extinct, and has recovered 54 species. But new regulatory changes to the Act are being finalized by the Trump administration, which may weaken its ability to protect wildlife and habitat, and – say wildlife advocates – speed extinctions. Conor Knighton reports.
Four words that struck terror into the hearts of shady businessmen and corrupt politicians – "Mike Wallace is here" – also comprise the title of a new documentary that depicts the dramatic life and career of the legendary CBS News correspondent, whose no-holds-barred interview style and indefatigable showmanship helped make "60 Minutes" must-see TV. Rita Braver talks with filmmaker Avi Belkin (who was granted unprecedented access to CBS News' archives), and with Mike's son, "Fox News Sunday" anchor Chris Wallace, about building a career in the footsteps of a giant.
Luke Burbank profiles Australian writer, actress and standup comedian Hannah Gadsby, whose recent Netflix special, "Hannah Gadsby: Nanette," about the intersection of comedy and tragedy, earned her a Peabody Award, and whose latest show, "Douglas," is even more revealing.
The band ZZ Top is marking 50 years together, with a new remastered collection of their greatest hits, "Goin' 50." Jim Axlerod talks with guitarist Billy Gibbons, bassist Dusty Hill, and drummer Frank Beard (the one without a beard) who are still working hard to make their pedal-to-the-metal, bluesy country rock seem so easy.
Up to a million protesters are expected Monday to protest the governor who refuses to step down over a leaked online chat
Consumers may be eligible for up to $20,000 in cash payments, as well as up to 10 years of free credit monitoring
Some consumers who have shared their bad experiences have wound up in court; the FTC is now cracking down on businesses that put gag clauses in their consumer contracts
Many Americans rely on online reviews to choose a business or service. But posting a negative review could put you at risk of being sued. Anna Werner reports on a Florida dog owner whose Yelp review of an animal hospital and veterinarian led to his being slapped by a lawsuit.
Shinzo Abe says he wants to learn more about Washington's intentions before deciding if or how Japan can cooperate
A manhunt is underway in Canada after an American woman and her Australian boyfriend were found dead. Chynna Deese and Lucas Fowler were on a road trip in Northern British Columbia. Police in Fowler's native Australia says it appears they were both shot. Nikki Battiste reports.
A look back at the esteemed personalities who've left us this year, who touched us with their innovation, creativity and humanity
New images from inside the command module that landed the first men on the moon
It's summertime - time for music at festivals and venues across the country
He calls himself the "World's Best Father," and he's got the pictures of himself and his daughter, Alice, to prove it
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Army Pfc. Leonard Nitzsche was killed in 1970. But members of his platoon felt they never got a chance to say goodbye
At the age of 22, he officially became a father. A decade later, he has three sons after initially fostering the boys
Jia Sarnicola and Zuri Copeland may have their differences, but they are closer than close
Rob Mendez was honored at the ESPYs with an award for perseverance
"There's a reason dogs like country music. Thank you Miranda Lambert for your generous donation," the shelter posted on Facebook
Asma Kaukab shared what it was like to be teased because of her Muslim faith