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In a time of pandemic, the cast and crew of the Broadway musical “Wicked” – featuring Ginna Claire Mason and Lindsay Pearce – present a message of hope for frontline workers, “For Good”
As researchers rush to develop a drug against coronavirus, and thousands sign up to participate in clinical trials, what are the technical, ethical and political obstacles to coming up with an effective and safe vaccine quickly?
Smartphones and digital downloads have helped make audio recordings of books a billion-dollar industry, with more than 45,000 new audiobooks recorded last year alone
The paint is barely dry on his latest work, "After the Storm," a celebration of the strength of the human spirit
Artisans practice their skills at "shibori" in the town of Arimatsu, where merchant houses specializing in producing exquisitely-dyed fabrics have stood for centuries
In this 2017 report, Mo Rocca looks at the debate over toppling monuments to Confederate figures - and a Roanoke, Va.'s church window memorializing Stonewall Jackson
Sitcom legends Norman Lear and Dick Van Dyke reflect on the passing of the actor-writer-director, one of TV comedy's founding fathers and leading second bananas
In America, you can get almost anything in a drive-thru. And this year, because of the pandemic, immigrants who have completed all the requirements of citizenship are pulling into parking lots from San Diego to Des Moines to Detroit for socially-distant naturalization ceremonies. Steve Hartman visits with some newly-minted U.S. citizens in Albany, N.Y. where the oath was taken behind the wheel
The Shakespearean actor most recognized for his performances in the sci-fi franchises "X-Men" and "Star Trek" talks about playing Captain Jean Luc Picard, and how he sought an escape from the pandemic through poetry
The singer-songwriter has re-recorded his iconic 1970 album "Tea For the Tillerman," with the perspective that 50 years of living can bring
The 32-year-old singer-rapper-flutist, named Time's Entertainer of the Year, talks about her continuing battle to overcome self-doubt and body shaming - and to help others do so as well
The multiple-Grammy-winner has paused for a little self-reflection in a new book ("More Myself: A Journey") and a new album ("Alicia")
At 71 the legendary singer-songwriter has recorded a new audio memoir, and an album of songs he loved while growing up in North Carolina, "American Standard"
For regional theatres to reopen will require some big changes – for actors, crew, and the audience – as well as trying out new ideas to maintain the joy of live performance
The "Saturday Night Live" star talks about his new, mostly-autobiographical movie about a drifting twenty-something from NYC's least-celebrated borough touched by parental loss and depression (and yes, it's a comedy)