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“Sunday Morning” salutes the Class of 2020

In many ways graduating students have been robbed of the time-honored rituals of a traditional senior year. "Sunday Morning" asked seniors to submit their...

For the Class of 2020, a graduation season like no other

Graduation season for the High School Class of 2020 is not what anyone envisioned, with traditional activities cancelled across the country.    Abby Bannon, class...

Cuomo says nobody should be prosecuted for COVID-19 deaths in N.Y.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday addressed the state's early response to the coronavirus outbreak and said "nobody" should be prosecuted for the those...

Breaking down the debate on reopening amid coronavirus

When and how to reopen parts of the economy have become central topics of political discussion. Some states have moved forward with lifting lockdowns,...

System near Florida could become first named storm of hurricane season

A subtropical storm pushing towards Florida could be come the first named storm of the 2020 hurricane season. The system is already bringing heavy...

Inside the intricate doomsday plans of disaster preppers

Even before the coronavirus pandemic, many Americans were preparing for potential global threats. A 2018 FEMA survey found 57% of people in the U.S....

Coronavirus concerns encourage use of digital payments

In the U.S., mobile payments have spiked dramatically since the coronavirus outbreak. The U.K. saw ATM withdrawals drop 60%, according to the BBC while...

Conserving North America's bird populations

"The Bird Way" is a fascinating look at the life and migration patterns of birds. Jeff Glor speaks to the book's author, Jennifer Ackerman,...

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