Good riddance, 2020: How to manage expectations and prepare for the year ahead.

Many around the world sighed with relief as country after country rang in the new year After a year of uncertainty in which many Americans died of COVID-19, many are looking forward to a year of possibility. Dr. Josh Ackerman, an associate professor of psychology at the University of Michigan, says Americans may want to manage their expectations as the pandemic progresses.

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Climate scientists sound the alarm on a climate  «tipping point».

Climate scientists sound the alarm on a climate «tipping point».

President-elect Joe Biden has promised to rejoin the Paris Agreement and to implement policy addressing climate change. Some scientists say time is running out, and warn of a "ghastly future" if immediate action is not taken against global warming...

Hindsight is 2020: An Unprecedented Election

Hindsight is 2020: An Unprecedented Election

When a pandemic, a racial reckoning, and rampant misinformation converged, Americans were faced with an election unlike any other. This CBSN documentary follows voters around the country as they grapple with who they're voting for, how they're vot...

Heightened security measures in place ahead of Biden's inauguration.

Heightened security measures in place ahead of Biden's inauguration.

Heightened security measures are in place in Washington and across the country ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration this week. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion reports on what Washington, D.C., is seeing in Presiden...

Confronting the racism behind Capitol attack

Confronting the racism behind Capitol attack

2020 was marked by months of Black Lives Matter protests demanding a racial reckoning in the U.S. As 2021 began, the attack on the Capitol reminded the country how much work needs to be done to be free of white supremacy. CBS New contributor and t...

CBSN documentary special takes a look back at the 2020 election.

CBSN documentary special takes a look back at the 2020 election.

Many Americans are still unpacking an election unlike any other. From a deadly pandemic, to a fight for racial justice, there are multiple factors that shaped the race for the White House. Christina Capatides, senior producer of CBSN Originals doc...