"60 Minutes" interview about Capitol riot investigation sparks internal watchdog review
"60 Minutes" interview about Capitol riot investigation sparks internal watchdog review On Tuesday a federal judge said it was "troubling" that Michael Sherwin, the former acting U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, spoke about potential sedition charges in the ongoing Capitol riot investigation during an interview with CBS' "60 Minutes." Washington Post national security reporter Devlin Barrett joins CBSN "Red & Blue" anchor Elaine Quijano with the details, and the latest on upcoming plea talks.cbsnews.com
President Biden willing to compromise on relief benefits qualifications
President Biden willing to compromise on relief benefits qualifications In an exclusive interview with CBS News, President Biden discusses a wide range of topics including the next coronavirus relief plan, former President Trump, and his son Hunter's struggle with drug addiction. Christina Ruffini has more with a preview of the interview, which will air prior to Super Bowl LV.cbsnews.com
How to nail a virtual job interview
We talked to a career counselor to find out how to navigate the new virtual job interview world. There are specific things you can do to help the interview go more smoothly. Virtual job interviews became necessary during the COVID-19 pandemic this past year, and now it appears these kinds of interviews are not going anywhere any time soon. Watch the video to learn what you can do to nail your interviews. More: Jobs news
Interview with Todd Nissen of Ford Motor Company Fund about America’s Thanksgiving Parade partnership
Todd Nissen is the director of communications for Ford Motor Company Fund. He joined us this Thanksgiving to talk about the fund’s partnership with “America’s Thanksgiving Parade.”Watch here. More coverage: America’s Thanksgiving Parade special section
Hour-long ‘Flashpoint’ Sunday with U.S. Senate candidates Gary Peters and John James
WDIV-Local 4′s Devin Scillian will anchor an hour-long “Flashpoint” Sunday at 10 a.m. with Democratic Sen. Gary Peters and Republican John James, both U.S. Senate candidates in the upcoming election. The interviews will be done individually and cover a wide range of issues. WDIV-Local 4 and ClickOnDetroit will continue to bring viewers/users the most comprehensive political coverage throughout the election and beyond. In addition to WDIV’s on-air coverage, ClickOnDetroit will be working continuously during election season to bring users up-to-date information as it comes in. “Flashpoint” airs Sundays at 10 a.m. on Local 4.
Watch: One-on-one with Kamala Harris’ husband Douglas Emhoff
Rhonda Walker talked to Douglas Emhoff, husband to Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris, about his time spent campaigning in Michigan. In this interview, Emhoff discusses his Jewish faith, his visit to Flint, what he’s learned from his wife, and more. Watch the full one-on-one interview above. Related: Sen. Kamala Harris talks about trying to earn Michiganders' support during campaign in Detroit
Michigan Gov. Whitmer addresses Biden, Trump events, social distancing, mask mandate
During a live interview Wednesday morning on Local 4 News Today, Whitmer right away addressed both scheduled visits to Michigan from presidential candidates Joe Biden and Trump. Biden is scheduled to speak in Warren on Wednesday while Trump is scheduled to speak Thursday in Freeland, near Saginaw. Whitmer said she is concerned about how well attendees at the events will follow social distancing and mask-wearing safety measures amid the coronavirus pandemic. She said she was particularly concerned about the Trump event because of what she’s seen happening at such events in other states. “I’ve been talking with the Biden campaign and I know that they have plans to observe all of our executive orders, social distancing and mask wearing," said Whitmer.
Metro Detroit native Tommee Profitt discusses career, debut single and more
DETROIT Metro Detroit native and producer Tommee Profitt spoke with Local 4 about his career, the release of his debut single and more. Profitt made his debut as a solo recording artist in July with the release of his new single, Faking Love (ft. Jung Youth & NAWAS).Read the full interview with Tommee Profitt below:What first got you interested in the music business? How involved were you with the music video for Faking Love? Is it what you envisioned when you were creating the song? Then my plan is to create more singles and music like Faking Love and eventually do an album, hopefully next year. Watch the music video for Faking Love below:The music video was directed by Patrick Tohill and inspired by Black Mirror.
Getting up to speed with a Detroit reality star!
Earlier this year, a new kind of dating show on Netflix took America by storm. The experiment proved successful for two of those people Cameron Hamilton and Detroit native Lauren Speed, now Lauren Speed-Hamilton. Lauren and Cameron met, fell in love and got married on show. Lauren wanted to talk to her hometown, so she joined Tati Amare via Skype to share about her experience on the dating show. Lauren also revealed what she misses most about the D. Find out what it is in the video above.
Dakota Fanning talks about her new show, a sequel to The Alienist
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, I am Sam, Man of Fire, Coraline, its an impressive list of movies make up just a part of Dakota Fannings acting resume. She burst into the acting world at a young age and made a name for herself over the years. Now, Dakota Fanning is starring in a new series which is the sequel to the Emmy Award-winning show, The Alienist. The new series is called The Alienist: Angel of Darkness and, just like its predecessor, it is based on a crime novel by Caleb Carr. Fanning is reprising her role as Sarah Howard, who is now a private detective trying to make a name for herself. Dakota Fanning joined host Jason Carr live over Skype to talk about the show and what shes learned from working with Academy Award-winning actors like Denzel Washington and Brad Pitt.
Extended cut: Evrod Cassimy talks with fathers on raising Black sons in America
It’s difficult watching what’s happened to Black men in our country. Many young Black men are taught by their parents how some people in the world might view them and the things they should do in hopes of staying safe. Local 4′s Evrod Cassimy sat down with three Black fathers about how and when they have this difficult conversation with their sons. Watch the full extended cut of the interview in the video player above. Watch Local 4′s ‘Spirit of Detroit: Fulfilling the Dream’ Special live here at 10 p.m. Tuesday, where we continue the discussion on racism in America.
Extended interview: Robert Gates, May 15
Former Defense Sec. Robert Gates sits down with CBS' "Face the Nation" to talk about the current prospects for a Trump presidency, the Obama administration's foreign policy, and how Hillary Clinton stacks up against the president on hawkishness. This is an extended cut of the interview that aired May 15, 2016.cbsnews.com
Extended interview: Bernie Sanders, April 17
This is an extended cut of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ appearance on CBS’ “Face the Nation” to discuss “being beaten up” by the Hillary Clinton campaign. He also attacked Clinton for being “behind the curve” on issues like raising the minimum wage. The full interview aired April 17, 2016.cbsnews.com
Dr. Phil on Mark Castellano: "The interview's a lie"
Dr. Phil on Mark Castellano: "The interview's a lie" It was TV's Dr. Phil McGraw -- not Houston police - who would first interrogate Mark Castellano about Michelle Warner's mysterious disappearance. Correspondent Tracy Smith traveled Los Angeles to get McGraw's psychological breakdown of the suspected killer.cbsnews.com
Full Interview: John Kerry, March 27
“Face the Nation” moderator John Dickerson sits down with Secretary of State John Kerry to discuss the latest developments in the aftermath of the Brussels terrorist attacks. The secretary of state weighs in on the U.S. mission to defeat ISIS and 2016’s “embarrassing” political campaign. The interview aired on the March 27, 2016 broadcast of “Face the Nation.”cbsnews.com
Extended interview: Bernie Sanders, March 20
Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders describes his path forward, including what he believes will be a strong push in the West. Sanders also asserts that Clinton has drawn closer to his ideology during this primary. This is an extended version of the interview that aired on CBS' "Face the Nation" broadcast on March 20, 2016.cbsnews.com
Extended interview: Donald Trump, March 6
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump sits down with CBS’ “Face the Nation” to discuss his shifting views on torture, white supremacist groups like the KKK, and other campaign issues. This is an extended cut of the interview that aired Sunday, March 6, 2016.cbsnews.com
Extended interview: Ted Cruz, March 6
Republican presidential candidate and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz joins CBS’ “Face the Nation” to discuss the current state of the GOP 2016 primary race, his White House rivals, and the possibility of a brokered convention. The interview aired Sunday, March 6, 2016.cbsnews.com
Extended Interview: Ted Cruz, February 28
Republican presidential candidate and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz sat down with CBS' "Face the Nation" to talk about Donald Trump, health care, and other issues leading up to Super Tuesday. This is an extended version of the interview that aired Feb. 28, 2016.cbsnews.com
Ben Carson Interview: This was the worst debate
After the GOP debate, Major Garrett spoke with Ben Carson who said he felt the CNN Republican debate was the "worst," comparing it to the Roman Colosseum. Carson also said he would be closely looking at the results of Super Tuesday to determine if he continues to stay in the race. Watch the full interview.cbsnews.com
Freed from Qatar: Couple's first interview
Freed from Qatar: Couple's first interview Matt and Grace Huang have returned to the U.S. after a nearly two-year legal battle to win their freedom from a prison in Qatar. The couple was cleared in the death of their eight-year-old daughter. Margaret Brennan sits down with the Huangs for an interview you'll only see on "CBS This Morning."cbsnews.com