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Calendar: Week of July 18

Here's a look at the week ahead at some of this week's highlighted events, which include the 95th birthday of former astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn, the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, and the Quidditch World Cup competition, Jane Pauley reports.

Turkey restoring order after failed takeover bid

Nerves are still unsettled in Turkey where an attempted military coup appears to have been crushed. Holly Williams is in Istanbul with a report.

The new France: Terrorism "part of our daily lives"

French minister discusses path to radicalization of Nice truck attacker that killed 84 during Bastille Day fireworks

France's days of mourning for Nice victims

France today is observing the second of three days of mourning for victims of Thursday's truck attack in Nice. A total of seven suspects have been arrested since the deadly Bastille Day rampage. Elizabeth Palmer reports the latest.

Brother admits murdering sister over "honor" lost to Facbeook pics

Social media celebrity was Pakistani family's main breadwinner; brother says "Money matters, but family honor is more important"

"Cleansing" sweeps up thousands in post-coup Turkey

Turkish government fires off a warning at the U.S. for not immediately turning over a powerful Muslim cleric they blame for the takeover attempt

ISIS claims credit for Bastille Day attack in Nice

Despite no signs that Mohamed Bouhlel had been radicalized, ISIS has claimed credit for his attack on Nice, France, Thursday night. Bodies are still being identified after Bouhlel drove a truck into a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day. Elizabeth Palmer has more.

Friends remember Little Leaguer killed in France attack

Eleven-year-old Brodie Copeland and his father, Sean, were among the victims in Thursday night's attack in France. Two of Brodie's classmates spoke with Omar Villafranca about the Texas natives.

Attempted coup fails in Turkey

A faction of military members attempted a coup in Turkey Friday night. The coup plotters were defeated, in some cases by ordinary citizens, but not before more than 260 people were killed. Holly Williams has more.

"Spellbinding" photo captures horror of massacre in France

Poignant image taken in the immediate aftermath of the deadly attack in Nice, France shows small body next to toy

New British leader faces criticism over climate change call

Prime Minister Theresa May took power after David Cameron's departure in wake of Britain's vote to leave EU

Police: Fashion model who stirred controversy strangled to death

Qandeel Baloch was little known until recently, when she offended many by posting pictures of herself with prominent cleric

Official weighs in on France attacker's radicalization

Government faces criticism for lax security after scores were killed at fireworks show celebrating country's independence day

Drugs that worsen heart failure; what's behind Mary Todd Lincoln's depression

In today's Morning Rounds, CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula weigh in on a new warning by the American Heart Association that many commonly used medications could cause or worsen heart failure. Also, Dr. Show More Summary

Turkish leader vows coup plotters will pay "heavy price"

Coup attempt sparks night of explosions, air battles and gunfire that leaves dozens dead

Why great white sharks are a mystery to scientists

The great white may be the ocean's most feared fish, but scientists say there are more questions than answers when it comes to the sharks. National Geographic Magazine takes a deeper dive into the world of the great white in its July issue, as part of the magazine's "Summer of Sharks," highlighting a different species each month. Show More Summary

Why Turkish president can emerge stronger after quashing coup

CBS News senior national security analyst Juan Zarate joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to weigh in on the attempted "surprising" coup attempt in Turkey and implications for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

American college student missing in Nice Bastille Day attack

More than 200 people - many of them children - remain injured from the truck attack in Nice, France. Survivors say they ran for their lives at the first sign of trouble. Others remain scarred by images they may never be able to shake. Seth Doane has some of the stories of survival from Nice.

What was killer's motive in Nice terror attack?

French prosecutors are questioning five people in connection with the deadly truck attack that killed 84 people and wounded more than 200 others in Nice Thursday. This comes as security officials meet in Paris to review the third terrorist attack to hit France in the past 18 months. Elizabeth Palmer reports from Nice.

Violent coup defeated in Turkey

At least 161 people are dead and more than 2,800 military members are under arrest after a failed coup in Turkey Friday. As the nexus between the Middle East and Europe, Turkey is important for U.S. interests. But relations between the two nations have deteriorated in recent years, as the U.S. Show More Summary

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