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Tom Brady on playing past 40

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As the new football season begins, he’s at the TOP OF HIS GAME.  We’re talking about Tom Brady, the New England Patriots quarterback who seems impervious to age. He talked to Norah O’Donnell of “CBS This Morning”:  Last February, Tom Brady made football history, pulling off the biggest Super Bowl …

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Almanac: The discovery of bacteria

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And now a page from our “Sunday Morning” Almanac: September 17th, 1683, 334 years ago today — a very big day for our knowledge of a very small life-form. For that was the day Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, of Holland, wrote to the Royal Society in London to tell them he’d …

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Shared pain makes way for a healing journey

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In our series, A More Perfect Union, we highlight examples of people coming together to show that what unites us is far greater than what divides us. Kaye Jordan and Michael Perich both lost their sons serving with the U.S. military in the war on terror. Strangers at the start, …

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Journalist killed in suspected crocodile attack

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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lankan navy divers on Friday found the body of a British journalist who is believed to have been attacked by a crocodile while holidaying with friends on an eastern beach. Police said Paul Stewart McClean, a reporter for the Financial Times, went missing in a …

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