The singer who is midway through his "Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour" has just released his first official autobiography, "Me." Tracy Smith talks with Sir Elton John about the reasons for writing the book, which covers the story of his parents, music, addiction and recovery, and his marriage and two sons, which he calls "maybe not the last chapter, but the best chapter."
In 2014 Rita Braver met with children grappling with a very grown-up issue: gender identity. Five years later she meets up again with Zoey, Venice and Mati, each a transgender youth, to see how their lives have progressed.
Entrepreneur, first-time politician and Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang will be among the 12 contenders on stage at the Democratic Party debate in Westerville, Ohio, on October 15. Nicholas Thompson, the editor-in-chief of Wired, sits down with Yang to talk about his longshot campaign, universal basic income, and our nation's economic transformation, and why he feels he is the ideal candidate for the job.
Beginning this year radio and television sports broadcaster Jason Benetti became the fulltime play-by-play announcer for the Chicago White Sox. Benetti, who has cerebral palsy, spoke with Scott Simon, of National Public Radio, about his remarkable career.
Michelle Miller sits down with the star and executive producer of the long-running series "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," who has taken her character's fight for the victims of sexual harassment and assault off-screen as well.
While the the president is talking up the agreement as a major step forward, experts see more modest progress
Typhoon Hagibis dropped about 3 feet of rain on some areas, sparking dangerous floods and mudslides that have killed dozens and left almost 20 still missing
Sanders' plan comes as wealth inequality reached new extremes amid sharply lower taxes for the rich and corporations
TV host Rachael Ray is a self-taught cook who has helped viewers learn quick recipes. She also runs her namesake magazine, hosts an award-winning daytime TV show, and has her own annual music and food festival. Ray is now releasing her 26th cookbook called "Rachael Ray 50: Memories and Meals from a Sweet and Savory Life." Ray joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss why this cookbook was personal.
In his explosive new book, "Catch and Kill," Ronan Farrow details allegations of sexual assault in the media industry, and his former bosses’ alleged attempts to stifle his reporting. The book describes sexual assault allegations against disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein and former NBC News anchor Matt Lauer. Farrow joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the allegations and his new book. In a letter to colleagues, NBC News president Noah Oppenheim said: "We have no secrets and nothing to hide," adding, "Farrow's effort to defame NBC News is clearly motivated not by a pursuit of truth, but an axe to grind."
Investigators say a 67-year-old retired construction worker shot and killed 5 neighbors in his condo
The largest pop culture event on the East Coast drew hordes of sci-fi, fantasy, anime and comic book fans, many of whom came in disguises (or, in the case of some superheroes, discarded them)
A look back at the esteemed personalities who've left us this year, who touched us with their innovation, creativity and humanity
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NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured images that show unique craters and previously unknown features
These colleges come with a hefty price tag
The trooper is being praised for stopping his car and properly handling the fallen flag
Williams set out to pay for 53 mammograms, and this Breast Cancer Awareness Month, his foundation announced they far exceeded that goal
Rose Landin has been going to the State Fair her whole life — the past 25 years as an employee
David and Saris — who have known each other since the age 3 — were honored at the homecoming dance in Florida
The philanthropist's endowment is the largest in the school's history
Most teens want some distance from their moms – but these two have never been closer after taking every class together