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Dr. Jill Biden on family, teaching, loss and levity

A community college teacher, even while serving as the second lady during the Obama administration, Dr. Jill Biden says she wants to continue to teach even if her husband, former vice president Joe Biden, wins the presidency. In an interview with correspondent Rita Braver, Jill talks about her childhood, her marriage, standing up for her family, the loss of a child, the challenges of campaigning, and seeking joy even in challenging times.


Susan Rice warns "democracy is under assault"

Susan Rice was a top national security official during all eight years of the Obama administration. She was the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, then became the president's national security adviser in 2013. Rice worked with President Obama and others to shape America’s foreign policy, and led the National Security Council. Her new book is "Tough Love: My Story of the Things Worth Fighting For.” Rice joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the implications of President Trump urging China to investigate a political rival as well as the whistleblower complaint that has roiled Washington.


Detention center photos: Where are the girls?

So far, the photos that have been released from the border detention centers do not show any girls. The Department of Health and Human Services hasn't been able to tell us where girls separated from their families are being sent. The Obama administration's former acting head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, John Sandweg, said Tuesday that sometimes, families separated at the border are never reunited. CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal speaks to a public defender who said he represents immigrants with no idea where their children have been taken.

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