For weeks now, the 35-year-old singer has been putting in grueling 12-hour days to get ready.
ELECTION 2016: Nancy Giles: Time to get to work Nearly 100 million people did not bother to vote, making that “more perfect union” a more distant prospect.
NATURE UP CLOSE: Mount Rushmore National Park COVER STORY: | Watch Video When it comes to the presidential election, there’s one thing many Americans can actually agree on: by Wednesday it should be over.
NATURE: Yellowstone National Park (Extended Video)We leave you this Sunday Morning from Yellowstone National Park, where male elk are bugling for mates. CALENDAR: Week of November 28 | Watch Video From Cyber Monday to Giving Tuesday, “Sunday Morning” takes a look at some notable events of the week ahead. MOVIES: Meet the magical cast of “Fantastic Beasts” (Video)“CBS Sunday Morning” producer Sara Kugel talks to the cast of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” and finds more magic behind the scenes of the new film based in J. THANKS: Table settings for the 2016 Food Issue courtesy of Villeroy and Boch USA, of Monroe Township, N. Anthony Mason talks with Sir Elton about his love of photography, and his collection that went on exhibit this week at the Tate Modern in London. (recently named the #1 diner in New Jersey), and the Bel Aire Diner in Astoria, Queens (named the best diner in New York City) to find out why diners are a Greek family tradition (And how do they offer all of that food? MOVIES: Warren Beatty: Living legend | Watch Video Warren Beatty has been a leading man for more than half a century, but as he tells correspondent Mo Rocca, he’s far from finished.
For more info: BOBBY FLAY: Greek diners run in their blood | Watch Video Contributor Bobby Flay looks at the Greek diner -- multi-generational joints with lots of character, and lots of items on the menu! )For more info: STEVE HARTMAN: Wedding gift (Video)Brandon and Kathy Gunn, of Northville, Mich., have been married nine years now, and yet they just recently opened their last wedding present. Beatty talks about his stellar career and his latest film, “Rules Don’t Apply.”For more info: PASSAGE: In memoriam (Video) TV: Trevor Noah: Finding humor in the darkest of times | Watch Video Growing up under South Africa’s apartheid system, the host of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” sees a painful past as a story of triumph. BOOK EXCERPT: Read a selection from Trevor Noah’s memoir, “Born a Crime”For more info: VETERANS: The Good Cemeterian | Watch Video Andrew Lumish, of Tampa, Fla., devotes his energies to scrubbing the grime and moss from veterans’ gravestones, to reveal the names and lives of the departed. For more info: PASSAGE: Election 2016 by the numbers (Video)Jane Pauley breaks down this week’s presidential election.
The campaign has been ugly and divisive to a tremendous degree.
But as Martha Teichner reports, that’s actually not at all unprecedented in American politics.
Ben Tracy talks with Walter Afanasieff, who co-wrote the song with Carey, about what it’s like to create a holiday classic. For more info: DESSERT: Cakes from a dessert island | Watch Video Smith Island, off the coast of Maryland, is the source of a multi-layered cake with a delicious word-of-mouth reputation. FROM THE ARCHIVES: “The Twentieth Century”: The Sailing Oystermen (Video)Walter Cronkite hosts this documentary that examines a disappearing way of life for Chesapeake Bay skipjack sailors, dredging for oysters under restrictions aimed at preserving a dwindling supply. ART: Sir Elton John’s album Elton John began collecting photographs when he got sober 25 years ago.
HISTORY: Fidel Castro’s shadow will continue to loom large | Watch Video Historian Douglas Brinkley on the legacy of the Cuban revolutionary and dictator. NATURE UP CLOSE: Turkeys This Sunday before Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season for us here at “Sunday Morning,” and each year we celebrate our nation’s bounty and culinary delights with our special “Food Issue.” Here’s a brief look at what’s on this year’s menu, along with links and recipes: RECIPE INDEX: Check out recipes, cooking tips and menu suggestions from top chefs, cookbook authors, and the editors of Food & Wine magazine. Today his collection numbers nearly 8,000, and is considered one of the most important in the world.
NATURE: Great Smoky Mountains (Extended Video)We leave you this Sunday Morning among the autumn colors of the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina. IN MEMORIAM: Bill Flanagan on Leonard Cohen (Video)Leonard Cohen, one of the greatest songwriters of our time, has passed away at the age of 82.
“Sunday Morning” contributor Bill Flanagan reflects on his career and his haunting music.
Hall still digs graves by hand, and takes tremendous pride in his work.“I was put on Earth to be a gravedigger,” he told correspondent Mark Strassmann. Their friendship has taken them many places, but it was a surprise to many when one of their wacky adventures landed them in front of and behind the camera for a zombie horror movie. | Watch Video In a studio on New York’s 42nd Street, the cast of the new musical adapted from Tolstoy’s “War and Peace” rehearses for opening night.