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Senate passes climate, health and tax bill in major win for DemocratsThe bill's passage is a significant achievement for Democrats as they look to maintain their hold on Congress in the November midterm elections.
Cincinnati mass shooting leaves 9 wounded as police search for suspectsPolice are searching for at least two suspects after nine people were left wounded in a mass shooting in downtown Cincinnati during the early hours of Sunday morning.
Republicans block $35 cap on price of insulin from Senate billSeven Republicans voted to allow the insulin cap in the legislation, but it failed to reach the 60-vote threshold needed to include it.
Full transcript: Taiwanese Rep. to the U.S. Bi-khim Hsiao on "Face the Nation"The following is the full transcript of an interview with Taiwanese Rep. to the U.S. Bi-khim Hsiao that aired Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022, on "Face the Nation."
The magic of hydrangeasThe big, bountiful blooms known as hydrangeas are abundant on Cape Cod, and available in hundreds of varieties. Correspondent Mo Rocca tiptoes through the hydrangeas, and talks with aficionados to learn the secrets for growing these showy summer shrubs. (This story was originally broadcast August 8, 2021.)
8/7: Face The NationThis week on "Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan," we talk to Florida Republican Sen. Rick Scott about the party’s opposition to the Democrats' economic plan, and former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb returns to discuss the monkeypox health emergency. And after a surprising July jobs report, we talk to San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President and CEO Mary Daly about what it means for the U.S. economy.

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Israel and Palestinians appear headed for ceasefireEgyptian officials said the truce was set to begin at 4:30 p.m. ET, or 11:30 p.m. local time.
Full transcript: Taiwanese Rep. to the U.S. Bi-khim Hsiao on "Face the Nation"The following is the full transcript of an interview with Taiwanese Rep. to the U.S. Bi-khim Hsiao that aired Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022, on "Face the Nation."
Veterans aid Afghans escaping the TalibanWhen Afghanistan fell to the Taliban last year, Afghans who had helped the U.S. during the war were targeted for retaliation. CBS News national security correspondent David Martin talks with Elliot Ackerman, author of "The Fifth Act: America's End in Afghanistan," who became part of a digital network of veterans working to get Afghans out, about their efforts to help one Afghan and his family to safety.
Book excerpt: "The Fifth Act," on one American's role in AfghanistanElliot Ackerman, who served four combat tours in Afghanistan with the Marines and the CIA, writes of how his mission continued, in seeking to rescue an Afghan and his family from the country's fall to the Taliban.
Israeli airstrike kills 2nd top Islamic Jihad commanderIsrael says it killed a senior Islamic Jihad commander in an airstrike on an apartment building in a crowded Gaza refugee camp.
How one Afghan family escaped the TalibanWhen Afghanistan fell to the Taliban last year, Afghans who had helped the U.S. during the war were targeted for retaliation. Elliot Ackerman, author of "The Fifth Act," became part of a digital network of veterans working to get Afghans out.