​This week on "Sunday Morning" (Aug. 28)

Barbra Streisand’s new album, “Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway,” features duets with some of the most accomplished singers of stage and films.


Host: Charles Osgood

The best medicine
Correspondent Jim Axelrod tells the inspiring story of how one man is using art to give hope to the families of children with rare, incurable diseases.

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Roger Tory Peterson
On August 28, 1908, the writer, painter, naturalist, and creator of “Field Guide to Birds” was born. Charles Osgood reports.

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Works in progress
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is one of the world’s great museums. Now the Met is opening a satellite branch nearby to expand its public collection of modern art. Anna Werner takes us on a tour of the new Met Breuer.

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Meg Ryan
Meg Ryan earned the nickname “America’s Sweetheart” for her roles in such beloved films as “Sleepless in Seattle,” “When Harry Met Sally,” and many more. Now she’s out with a new film that she’s directing. Jane Pauley heads to Cape Cod for an at-home visit.

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A convention of Santas
There are just about 120 days until Christmas, but who’s counting? Contributor Luke Burbank will tell you who: hundreds of Santas, who attended a convention in Branson, Mo. … in July!

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Barbra Streisand: "I don't like stardom"

MUSIC: Barbra Streisand
“Legend” is a term much overused in the entertainment world, but it certainly befits Barbra Streisand. 

Anthony Mason catches up with the one-and-only actress and singer for a wide-ranging chat about her career, her new album, life in Malibu and more.

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Music and the brain
It’s a music class that is more than just a piano lesson. Sparking the brain of a child is what motivated Lisha Lercari to create a course that’s now being taught in schools in New Orleans, Ferguson, Mo., and New York City. Michelle Miller reports.

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Week of August 29
“Sunday Morning” takes a look at some notable events of the week ahead. Charles Osgood reports.

Cape Cod

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