Mankind has never been closer to setting foot on Mars. NASA is completing construction of its new Mars rover, in readiness for launching next summer, while SpaceX is firing prototypes of its Mars rocket engines, getting ready for short test flights in late 2020. David Pogue reports on the prognosis for manned exploration of the Red Planet, and how human endurance is being tested in a habitat constructed on the slopes of a Hawaiian volcano.
Are you the spontaneous type? Can you keep a secret? Then you might be someone to throw a "surprise wedding," an increasingly popular option for couples hoping to avoid the stresses of wedding planning or fighting bridesmaids. Plus, you get to surprise people! Luke Burbank met an Ohio couple who sprang the big news to their guests at a party that suddenly turned matrimonial.
The former actress and producer, and the first woman to head a major film studio, became a role model in a male-dominated industry. Then, while at the top of her game, she boldly left the business altogether. Mo Rocca reports.
"Sunday Morning" host Jane Pauley interviews her husband, the Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Garry Trudeau, whose comic strip he started at Yale University in the 1960s, "Bull Tales," evolved into one of the most influential and enduring chronicles of the counterculture. Now 70, Trudeau talks about his Pulitzer Prize-winning strip, and the effect his memorable characters' journey has had on him and his "accidental career." (Originally broadcast on December 2, 2018.)
Long before crossfit became a fad and spinning a sensation, there was the dance-based workout Jazzercise, and this '80s throwback is surprisingly alive and kicking. As correspondent Michelle Miller discovered, Jazzercise founder Judi Sheppard Missett, at 75, and her multi-million-dollar company are both in great shape.
In an extraordinary filing, the largest union of asylum officers said the policy they've been tasked with overseeing violates U.S. and international law
Cory Booker's stunned look when Beto O'Rourke started speaking Spanish was one of the viral moments from the first night of the debate
The 2020 Democratic presidential debates kick off in Miami over two nights -- Wednesday is the first. Here are
One doctor said conditions "could be compared to torture"
"I will tell you this, I would not accept it if a male offered [it to] me, because we should have a female vice president," Booker said
The current occupant of the White House was mentioned, but he didn't dominate the first debate
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Kevin Palacios is a single father who was injured twice by IED blasts in Afghanistan
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His son now has plans to record the song as a single — with the proceeds going toward the Alzheimer's Society
The 10-year-old yellow Labrador retriever is credited with helping to rescue a dozen people over the course of her career
Actress Jenny Slate gave the commencement address at Gwen Lynch's graduate at Massachusetts' Cuttyhunk Island
In true 10-year-old fashion, she celebrated with pizza