This week on "Sunday Morning" (January 24)

·5 min read

Host: Jane Pauley


COVER STORY: Climate refugees: The quest for a haven from extreme weather events | Watch VideoPeople who are driven from their homes by wildfires, floods and hurricanes are seeking areas less ravaged by our worsening climate and rising sea levels. Correspondent David Pogue examines how those with the means are relocating to "climate haven cities."

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Jesse Keenan, Tulane School of ArchitectureMayor Satya Rhodes-Conway, City of MadisonResilience (Jen and Ryan Cashman), Stowe, Vt.Dr. Jalonne White-Newsome, Empowering a Green Environment & Economy

BUSINESS: Will we ever get back to the office? | Watch VideoNew research confirms that where we work affects how we work. Since many of us spent most of 2020 working from home, contributor Kelefa Sanneh checks out how it's been going. Will Americans go back to offices, or is this just the beginning of a whole new way of doing business?

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Raffaella Sadun, professor of business administration, Harvard Business SchoolJeffrey Polzer, UPS Foundation Professor of Human Resource Management, Harvard Business SchoolSkillshareMongoDB

IN MEMORIAM: Remembering Larry King | Watch VideoThe award-winning broadcaster, noted for interviewing the famous and infamous for more than 60 years, died Saturday, January 23, 2021, at the age of 87. Correspondent Lee Cowan looks back at the life of Larry King, one of radio and TV's most celebrated interviewers.

FROM THE ARCHIVES: Talking TV with Larry King (Video)Award-winning broadcaster Larry King, who spent more than six decades on radio and television, died on January 23, 2021 at the age of 87. In this profile originally broadcast on October 1, 2006, King talked with "Sunday Morning" anchor Charles Osgood about interviewing the famous and infamous, curiosity, and the devastation he felt as a nine-year-old when his father died.

 / Credit: CBS News
/ Credit: CBS News

POSTCARD FROM ITALY: Fashion victims: Italian artisans try to preserve their struggling industry | Watch VideoItaly's fashion industry has long depended on the work of artisans drawing on generations of tradition and expertise. With the coronavirus affecting markets around the world, these same workers are now drawing on their creativity to survive. Correspondent Seth Doane traveled through Italy to find out how embroiderers, fabric manufacturers and other pillars of high-end fashion houses are coping in the COVID era.

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Pino Grasso Ricami, MilanLuxury Cashmere, DerutaBonotto Fabrics, Colceresa

THE PRESIDENCY: Farewell 45: Donald Trump exits the stage (Video)Once Joe Biden was inaugurated as the 46th President on Wednesday, the man who had dominated every aspect of American life was suddenly gone. CBS News senior national correspondent Ben Tracy reflects on covering President Donald Trump, as well as his legacy, and – after four years of shocking or bizarre White House news – a return to the ordinary.

PASSAGE: Baseball great Hank Aaron (Video)"Sunday Morning" host Jane Pauley looks back at the life of Hall of Famer Hank Aaron, who in 1974 overcame racist threats and abuse to break one of the most coveted records in all of sports: Babe Ruth's career home run record.

GALLERY: Notable Deaths in 2021

POLITICS: Democrat John Fetterman looms tall – in person and in politics | Watch VideoJohn Fetterman, the 6'8" lieutenant-governor of Pennsylvania, is a blunt-talking, self-described progressive intent on breaking through with swing voters, many of whom backed Donald Trump. Contributor Mark Whitaker talks with Fetterman about his efforts to revitalize Pennsylvania's Rust Belt; his outspoken defense against election-related conspiracy theories; and his unabashed Twitter feed that mixes mockery with cold, hard facts.

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Lt. Gov. John Fetterman of PennsylvaniaFollow John Fetterman on Twitter, Facebook and

A FEW THINGS ABOUT... : President Joe Biden (Video)"Sunday Morning" anchor Jane Pauley offers a biography of the 46th President of the United States, Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr

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Thanks to the Delaware Humane AssociationPhotos by USA TODAY NETWORK and The News Journal

Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical advisor for the Biden administration, with
Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical advisor for the Biden administration, with

HEALTH: Dr. Anthony Fauci: Divisiveness has failed America "in every single way" | Watch Video"Sunday Morning" senior contributor Ted Koppel talks about the latest efforts to address the coronavirus pandemic with the Biden administration's chief medical advisor, Dr. Anthony Fauci, who says the goal of 100 million vaccinations in 100 days is entirely achievable. Fauci also discusses how politicization of public health measures (like wearing masks), mixed messaging from the Trump White House, and claims that COVID-19 is a hoax have thwarted America's efforts to limit the pandemic's toll.

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Dr. Anthony Fauci, director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

OPINION: James Fallows on the message from Joe Biden's inauguration | Watch VideoThe Atlantic writer says the new president's inaugural address speaks to an ever-growing nation's resolve and will to succeed in the face of cruel obstacles and divisiveness.

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James Fallows, The Atlantic

MILEPOST: Tom Brokaw retires

NATURE: Winter in Minnesota (Extended Video)"Sunday Morning" takes us out into the cold, at Blue Mounds State Park in Minnesota.

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Blue Mounds State Park, Luverne, Minn.

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