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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

CBS contributor says Fox News would've loved to show FDR 'at his most helpless'

Historian Geoffrey Ward told CBS News on Sunday that Franklin D. Roosevelt would have difficulty running for president with a disability like polio today because Fox News would have "loved" to show him "at his most helpless." Historian Geoffrey Ward tells CBS' Face the Nation that Fox News would have loved to show FDR at his most helpless.

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11 hrs ago | State Department

Near East: Interview With Bob Schieffer of CBS's Face The Nation

MR. SCHIEFFER: We spoke with Secretary of State John Kerry yesterday in Cairo, before this latest news broke. Here is part of what he said.

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11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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Among the topics raised on the Sunday political talk shows -- military response to the Islamic State, the NFL, Hillary Clinton in Iowa -- one topic didn't get a lot of discussion. As the Post's Greg Miller and Juliet Eilperin reported , there's not much consensus about the extent to which the Islamic State is an actual and immediate threat to the United States.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Jack Reed, Democrat, Entertainment, Television, Sports

12 hrs ago | CBS News

WH: Latest ISIS execution "underscores" group's barbarity

The latest execution carried out by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria - resulting in the death of British aid worker David Haines - shows the "true colors" of the group, and stiffened the U.S. resolve to destroy them, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said in an interview on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday. CBS News' Charlie D'Agata reports on the reaction from London after a new video showed Islamist militants executing British aid worker David Hain... "We were obviously painfully aware of their barbarity and their nefariousness even before this video.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Entertainment, Television

Fri Sep 12, 2014

NewsBusters.org

Schieffer Undermines Obama Campaign's Anti-al-Qaeda Talking Point He Advanced

CBS's Bob Schieffer on Thursday night used the 9/11 anniversary as a chance to chastise Presidents Bush and Obama for making declarations that the war on terrorism had been won, but two and a half years ago Schieffer himself championed the Obama administration's campaign boast. "Two years after 9/11, George Bush stood beneath a huge sign declaring 'Mission Accomplished,' but, of course, it wasn't," Schieffer declared on the CBS Evening News in misrepresenting the sign which only meant the crew of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln had completed their mission.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Terrorism, George Bush, Osama bin Laden, Chris Christie, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Wed Sep 10, 2014

NewsBusters.org

CBS's Schieffer Gushes Over Obama's ISIS Speech; 'Now This...

After President Obama's speech on confronting the Islamic terrorist group ISIS on Wednesday night, each of the major broadcast networks offered some brief analysis before returning to regularly scheduled programming. Over on CBS, Face the Nation host Bob Schieffer anchored that network's coverage and had nothing but good things to say in the few minutes before CBS's coverage concluded.

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Related Topix: Metal, Isis, Entertainment, Television

Thu Aug 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer Finishes First in Viewers 8/24

CBS News' Face The Nation posted 3.05m viewers, 0.7/04 in adults 25-54 according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for .

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, US Politics, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

CBS Newsman Schieffer Reacts To McDonnell Trial

Virginians get regular updates on the Richmond trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell, but it gets more limited exposure beyond the Commonwealth.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Washington Times

a Meet the Pressa becomes a media test case

NBC's "Meet the Press" is a historic broadcast entity no matter who's hosting it.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

News Max

Sen. Kelly Ayotte: Congress Must Come Together on ISIS

Congress has a responsibility to get past its partisan divisions and put unify to ensure the protection of the United States against the threat of the Islamic State, Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., said Sunday.

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CBS News

Paul Ryan: I kept quiet during government shutdown for party unity

Rep. Paul Ryan said on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday that he didn't voice his opposition to the government shutdown in 2013 because he wanted to ensure there was "party unity."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Entertainment, Television, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Mitt Romney

Thu Aug 21, 2014

CBS News

Ohio Catholics and State Department throw cold water on ice bucket challenge

The charity stunt has lured U.S. presidents , athletes, celebrities , politicians and rock stars and gone viral on the Internet, but don't look for many Catholics in Cincinnati or U.S. diplomats to get in on the fun.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Entertainment, Television, Iowa City, IA, Medicine, Malaria, Health

BroadwayWorld.com

CBS's Face the Nation Up in Viewers Compared to 2013

CBS News' Face The Nation posted 2.94m viewers, 0.6/03 in adults 25-54 according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for August 17. Editor's Note: FACE THE NATION's second half-hour was broadcast contiguously across 67% of the CBS affiliates.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

CBS Local

CW Stars Take On The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

We've already watched Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga and CBS News' Gayle King and Norah O'Donnell get doused with ice-cold water.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Glenn Beck

Missouri Governor: Release of surveillance video a besmircheda Michael Brown's character

On Friday, authorities in Ferguson, Missouri released surveillance camera video from the convenience store that was robbed just moments before the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

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Congressman Mike Rogers said Sunday he believes the rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, also known as ISIS, has left the U.S. in greater danger than it was leading up to the Sept.

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Cybercast News Service

NAACP: DOJ Involvement in Ferguson Case Is 'Incredibly Encouraging'

Cornell William Brooks, the new president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, says it's "incredibly encouraging" that the Justice Department will conduct its own autopsy on the body of Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager shot and killed by a white police officer on Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Breitbart.com

Schieffer: No Matter How Many Times You Say Bin Laden Is Dead, Terrorism Is Alive

Sunday on CBS's "Face The Nation" host Bob Schieffer appeared to criticize the Obama administration for his lack of action in fighting global terrorism by saying, "I don't care how many times you say Osama bin laden is dead, terror remains alive and a threat to the United States.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Entertainment, Television, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

CBS News

Face the Nation Transcripts August 17, 2014: Nixon, Brooks, Rogers

Below is a transcript from the August 17, 2014 edition of Face the Nation. Guests included Gov. Jay Nixon, Cornell William Brooks, Rep. Mike Rogers, Vladimir Duthiers, Charlie D'Agata, Michael Eric Dyson, Ruth Marcus, Peter Baker, Michael Gerson and Gerald Seib.

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Sunday Talking Heads: August 17, 2014

Good morning everybody, who's got the croissants? Join us this afternoon for Rick Perlstein with Kimberly K. Phillips-Fein, and his book The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan .

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Related Topix: Meet the Press, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, Lacy Clay, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ferguson, MO, Center, MO, Missouri

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