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MoneyWatch: Massive shortfall in state pensions; Big job cuts after beer merger

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U.S. states have a massive shortfall in their retirement systems, according to The Pew Charitable Trusts. Also, the merger of the world's largest brewers will lead to thousands of job cuts. Brook Silva-Braga reports on the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.

Etsy sellers pitch to major retail stores

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Etsy is an online marketplace where entrepreneurs can sell anything to anyone. Close to two milion makers and sellers already swear by the website's reach, but Etsy wanted to take it a step further, giving their sellers a chance to pitch their products directly to major retailers. Vinita Nair gives a behind-the-scenes look at what makes a winning product.

The Dish: Chef Michael Chernow

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Chef Michael Chernow got his start working in restaurants as a teenager. In 2009, the lifelong New Yorker and his childhood friend, Daniel Holzman, opened their first "Meatball Shop" in New York City. Five more locations followed, and now, Chernow is bringing local seafood to the city with his new restaurant, "Seamore's." Chef Chernow joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share his story and signature dishes.

NYC's literary oasis, "Argosy Book Store"

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Few things have had a greater impact on human civilization than books. While there will always be writers, the print-on-paper books is in decline, increasingly replaced by screens. But one relic of the book-selling past still thrives in New York City. Anthony Mason reports.

How close are we to an interest-rate hike?

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In a much anticipated speech Friday at the Central Bank's annual Jackson Hole Summit, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen expressed optimism about the U.S. economy. Most experts expect the Central Bank will raise its historic low interest rate before the end of the year. Financial expert Vera Gibbons, senior consumer analyst with GasBuddy.com, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the "ambiguity" of a possible interest-rate hike and factors to watch for, including the upcoming August jobs report.

Financial advice for parents sending a child to college

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If you're one of the throngs of families sending a child off to college, you'll need to make a lot of financial decisions in a short period of time. Jill Schlesinger reports on where to start.

How states regulate the big business of fantasy sports

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Fantasy sports used to be an informal pastime for fans, but these days, it's big business. More than 60 million people play and bet on daily fantasy sports. This generated more than $3 billion in entry fees last year -- a figure that could reach 14 billion by 2020. Andrew Brandt, director of the Moodrad Center for Sports Law at Villanova University, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss how new state regulators are changing the game.

Phoenix police low on leads in serial killer search

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Police in Phoenix are frustrated. Five months after a serial shooter began attacking -- killing seven people -- there are few leads and no motive. On Thursday, city officials called a news conference to say they're not even close to solving the crimes. Mireya Villarreal reports.

Clinton and Trump accuse each other of bigotry in new attacks

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The two presidential candidates continue to ratchet up the racism debate. A new round of attack ads are taking aim at Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's comments about minorities. Meanwhile, Trump continues to send mixed signals on immigration. Errol Barnett reports.

Impact of Trump and Clinton's sharpening war over race

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Catherine Rampell of The Washington Post joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the presidential candidates' personal attacks, and the Republicans' "conspicuous" hesitance to defend Donald Trump amid his race war with Hillary Clinton.

Eye Opener: Democrats push Donald Trump on race as he courts Latinos

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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton accuse each other of bigotry in a rush of new attacks. Also, France is fashioning a new balance between security and personal freedom with the overturn of a burkini ban. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds. Get the Eye Opener delivered straight to your inbox.

Police make arrest in killings of 2 Mississippi nuns

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Nuns were nurse practitioners who dedicated their lives to providing health care to people in state's poorest county

5-year-old uses allowance to buy lunch for police

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A 5-year-old spent his allowance buying lunch for his hometown heroes: the police department. Cleve Bryan from our CBS station in KYW in Philadelphia has that story.

Why 1 in 2 employees would leave their job

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A new report says that 1 in 2 employees would leave their current job. Fifty-two percent would leave their current job while 48 percent are actively seeking another job. Vera Gibbons, consumer analyst at GasBuddy.com, joins CBSN to break down why.

Sparkling water brand beats Pepsi, Coke in shares

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A trendy sparkling water brand LaCroix beat out Pepsi and Coke in shares. The drink is especially popular among young, health conscious consumers. Katie Richards, staff writer at Adweek, joins CBSN to discuss.

Trump and Clinton trade blows over bigotry

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Trump and Clinton have launched a series of heated attacks on each other this past week, accusing each other of bigotry. CBSN political contributor and Republican strategist Leslie Sanchez and co-founder of 50 State Communications and Democratic strategist Lis Smith joins CBSN to discuss.

8/26: FDA: All blood donations should be tested for Zika; WWII vet runs 3,000 miles across the U.S.

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The FDA took an extraordinary step Friday, ordering all U.S. blood banks to begin screening for Zika; Ernie Andrus is 93 years old and just finished a three-year run across the country.

Colorado mom dies saving 2-year-old son from drowning

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 11:51pm
Boy slipped off family's houseboat; mom kept him above water for at least 5 minutes before help came, but died in the process

Woman pushing baby stroller gunned down in Chicago

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 11:38pm
32-year-old mother of four was on her way to register her kids for school when she was hit by stray gunfire, police say

New movie "Hidden Figures" highlights work of NASA scientist Katherine Johnson

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 11:38pm
Acting as a sort of human computer, African-American mathematician Katherine Johnson made many of NASA's first missions possible.

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