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Chicago Story: Trump Sends GOP Donors Spinning

FINANCE | By Julie Bykowicz | Aug 28
Many top donors boycotted or sulked their way through the national convention last month. And nearly every day, it seems, a Republican endorses Clinton, some promising financial help.

Focus Group on Trump's Declining Poll Numbers

Recent poll numbers show that Trump continues to trail behind Clinton. Republican strategist Frank Luntz held a focus group on Trump's declining poll numbers.

Hiring Was Healthy in Past Year in Many U.S. Swing States

FINANCE | By Christopher S. Rugaber | Aug 22
Hiring has been strong in the past year in many presidential campaign swing states, a possible hurdle for GOP candidate Donald Trump, who has sought to capitalize on economic distress.

U.S. Says $400M to Iran Was Contingent on Release of Prisoners

The Obama administration is getting flack for a $400 million payment to Iran that was contingent on the release of a group of American prisoners.

Whose Disproven Claims Are "Off the Charts" in the 2016 Race?

Glenn Kessler, who runs the fact checker department, joins "CBS This Morning," to discuss who is piling up on the Pinnochio count in the 2016 campaign.

Robert Gates on Next U.S. President's Relationship with Russia

Margaret Brennan asked former Defense Secretary Robert Gates what the next president faces from the Russian leader.

Trump Expresses 'Regret' Over Campaign Rhetoric

Donald Trump now says that some of his campaign rhetoric was a mistake.

Powell Told Clinton of His Use of A Private Email at State

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Biesecker | Aug 19
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell says he sent Hillary Clinton a memo touting his use of a personal email account after she took over as the nation's top diplomat in 2009.

Impact of Trump Campaign Changing Leadership Again

Republican strategist and CBS News contributor Frank Luntz joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the latest change in Trump campaign leadership.

Global Warming Polarizes More Than Abortion

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Aug 17
Two decades ago, the issue of climate change wasn't as contentious. Then the Earth got even hotter, repeatedly breaking temperature records. But instead of drawing closer together, politicians polarized.

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