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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson endorses Joe Biden and Kamala Harris


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 21:21:59 -0400

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"In this critical election, I believe Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are the best to lead our country," Johnson wrote in social media posts.

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Pac-Man gets virtual upgrade in honor of 40th anniversary


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 20:33:35 -0400

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Pac-Man, the iconic arcade game from the 1980s, turns 40 this year. To celebrate, the video game now enters the world of virtual reality. Ramy Inocencio reports.

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“Sunday Morning” Matinee: “Balm in Gilead”


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 12:59:50 -0400

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Performing in isolation, members of the Pasadena, Calif.-based arts organization MUSE/IQUE join virtually to present “Balm in Gilead,” a poignant spiritual fitting for these troubled times. Performers include vocalists Ben Harper and Maiya Sykes, drummer Jimmy Paxson, bassist Michael Valerio, violinist Charles Yang, and keyboardist Deron Johnson, joined by Herman Cornejo, principal dancer with American Ballet Theater.

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The renaissance of roller skating


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 10:18:31 -0400

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A craze from the past is once more on a roll

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Mariah Carey and her vision of success


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 10:02:20 -0400

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With a record 19 chart-topping hits, singer and songwriter Mariah Carey spun a bleak and scary childhood into gold and platinum. Now 50 and the devoted mother to nine-year-old twins, she talks with Jane Pauley about her new memoir, "The Meaning of Mariah Carey," and about escaping the darkest chapters of her life.

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Mariah Carey on the darkest chapters of her life


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 10:01:53 -0400

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The singer-songwriter with a record 19 chart-topping hits talks about her new memoir, "The Meaning of Mariah Carey," and of a bleak and scary childhood that she spun into gold and platinum

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Jim Belushi, cannabis farmer


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 09:47:14 -0400

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Comic actor Jim Belushi, who became famous for his TV, film and stage appearances, may have found a role he was born to play. Correspondent Luke Burbank talks with Belushi about pursuing his agricultural passion on his Oregon cannabis farm, and about the western wildfires that came close to burning it to the ground.

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Rube Goldberg contraptions: Do try this at home!


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 09:43:29 -0400

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This year the annual Rube Goldberg Machine Contest offered families under coronavirus lockdown a way to make good use of their time, by building contraptions that are utterly useless, except to accomplish mundane tasks in the time-honored fashion of the legendary cartoonist. Correspondent Mo Rocca witnesses some of the craziest devices.

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Jim Belushi, cannabis farmer


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 09:35:12 -0400

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The comic actor who became known for his TV, film and stage appearances is cultivating a new role

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Books for fall: Fiction titles


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 09:02:02 -0400

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Washington Post book reviewer Ron Charles previews a few of the new season’s most hotly-anticipated novels and short story collections coming to bookstores this fall.

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The New Season: Fall fiction titles


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 08:42:27 -0400

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Washington Post book reviewer Ron Charles previews a few of the most hotly-anticipated novels and short story collections coming to bookstores this fall

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What to expect from the New York Film Festival amid the pandemic


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 08:38:45 -0400

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Online screenings, drive-in venues and streaming conversations with filmmakers characterize this pandemic year's edition of New York's premier celebration of cinema.

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Book excerpt: "The Silence" by Don DeLillo


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 07:56:54 -0400

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The award-winning author's latest work is a novel keenly appropriate for a time of calamity and social dislocation

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Book excerpt: "Missionaries" by Phil Klay


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 07:56:42 -0400

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The author of the National Book Award-winning short story collection "Redeployment" is back with an epic novel about the moral complexities of geopolitics and modern warfare

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Book excerpt: "Jack" by Marilynne Robinson


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 07:56:33 -0400

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning author returns to the setting of her acclaimed novels "Gilead," "Home" and "Lila"

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Book excerpt: "Magic Lessons" by Alice Hoffman


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 07:56:17 -0400

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The author returns with a prequel to "Practical Magic" and "The Rules of Magic," which tells the origins of the Owens family's history of curses and intimations of witchcraft

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Book excerpt: "Memorial" by Bryan Washington


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 07:56:02 -0400

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The author's new novel tells of a mixed-race gay couple whose relationship is tested by family estrangements and separation

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Book excerpt: "The Office of Historical Corrections" by Danielle Evans


Created: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 07:55:49 -0400

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A new collection of stories in which characters grapple with issues of race and culture

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The New Season in theater


Created: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 15:07:40 -0400

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With the “Great White Way” dark since March, audiences are awaiting the time when live theater, on Broadway and off, will be back. Jane Pauley looks at when theatrical productions will once again tread the boards.

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The New Season in theater: The show will go on, some day


Created: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 14:55:54 -0400

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With the "Great White Way" dark since March, audiences are awaiting the time when live theatrical productions will once again tread the boards

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Dax Shepard reveals he relapsed after 16 years of sobriety


Created: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 12:29:35 -0400

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"I was just very scared and I felt very, very lonely," Shepard said during a candid episode of his podcast.

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Baseball super fans go to extreme lengths to catch a glimpse of the game


Created: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 10:50:55 -0400

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Major League Baseball is going into its final weekend of the regular season — one that was cut short and played without fans due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, as Brook Silva-Braga reports, a small group of so-called “fandemics” have gone to great heights just for a glimpse of the game

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Saturday Sessions: The Lumineers perform “It Wasn’t Easy To Be Happy For You”


Created: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 09:49:02 -0400

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Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites were struggling musicians in New York before they moved to Denver and started recording. There they formed The Lumineers, and the group’s first album peaked at number two on the charts. Their second album debuted at number one. Their latest collection, “III,” just scored a Billboard nomination for “Best Rock Album.” They join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to perform “It Wasn’t Easy To Be Happy For You.”

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Saturday Sessions: The Lumineers perform “Life In The City”


Created: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 09:48:34 -0400

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Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites were struggling musicians in New York before they moved to Denver and started recording. There they formed The Lumineers, and the group’s first album peaked at number two on the charts. Their second album debuted at number one. Their latest collection, “III,” just scored a Billboard nomination for “Best Rock Album.” They join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to perform “Life In The City.”

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Saturday Sessions: The Lumineers perform “Cleopatra”


Created: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 09:48:09 -0400

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Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites were struggling musicians in New York before they moved to Denver and started recording. There they formed The Lumineers, and the group’s first album peaked at number two on the charts. Their second album debuted at number one. Their latest collection, “III,” just scored a Billboard nomination for “Best Rock Album.” They join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to perform “Cleopatra.”

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Reds announcer resigns after using homophobic slur on-air


Created: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 18:10:10 -0400

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"The Reds respect Thom Brennaman's decision to step away from the broadcast booth and applaud his heartfelt efforts of reconciliation with the LGBTQ+ community," CEO Bob Castellini said in his statement.

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America's favorite actors in 2020, ranked


Created: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 13:32:52 -0400

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From Will Smith to Betty White to Danny DeVito, here are America's most beloved performers.

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Mariah Carey opens up


Created: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 13:20:07 -0400

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Preview: The superstar singer-songwriter talks with "Sunday Morning" host Jane Pauley about her childhood struggles, her new book, and her devoted fan base

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Pac-12 football will resume November 6


Created: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 21:57:59 -0400

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University presidents voted unanimously to lift a January 1 moratorium on athletic competition.

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Where does the media's portrayal of bisexuality go from here?


Created: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 20:34:07 -0400

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While television and film have often pushed boundaries on stories surrounding gay and lesbian individuals, experts say bisexuality has often been left behind.

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NFL legend Gale Sayers dies at 77


Created: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 15:03:16 -0400

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Sayers is well-known for his seven seasons with the Chicago Bears, which helped him become the youngest player ever inducted into the Hall of Fame.

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The New Season: Fall music releases


Created: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 10:46:41 -0400

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"Sunday Morning" presents a rundown of some of the notable upcoming music releases of autumn

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CDC warns against trick-or-treating during pandemic


Created: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 19:09:00 -0400

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The CDC also stresses that Halloween costume masks are not acceptable substitutes for cloth masks.

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Talk show hosts Desus and Mero give life advice in new book


Created: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 10:08:37 -0400

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Comedians and talk show hosts Desus Nice and The Kid Mero join "CBS This Morning" to discuss their new book, "God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons from the Bronx." The duo gives their best life advice on dating, fame and taking late night TV by storm.

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Ellen DeGeneres begins new season taking responsibility for toxic workplace allegations


Created: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 09:44:24 -0400

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Ellen DeGeneres began the new season of her talk show by addressing allegations of a toxic work environment. In front of a virtual audience, she apologized to her staff, "I want to say I'm am so sorry to the people who were affected." Jamie Yuccas reports.

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Bubba Wallace to race for Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin


Created: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 22:56:50 -0400

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Jordan will serve as majority owner of the single-car team.

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Ellen DeGeneres addresses controversy in show's return


Created: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 21:16:57 -0400

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"I'm a pretty good actress," said DeGeneres. "But I don't think that I'm that good that I could come out here every day for seventeen years and fool you."

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Bad Bunny performs live concert from flatbed truck through NYC


Created: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:38:03 -0400

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The concert began at Yankee Stadium and ended at Harlem Hospital, where the reggaeton star paid tribute to front-line workers.

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Late-night talk show duo Desus & Mero


Created: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:22:54 -0400

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Comedians and podcasters Desus Nice and The Kid Mero are changing the way late-night talk shows look and sound on their own Showtime program, "Desus & Mero." WCBS-TV anchor and "Sunday Morning" contributor Maurice DuBois talks with the duo (real names Daniel Baker and Joel Martinez) about their national success as they remake the formula of late-night TV, while maintaining their Bronx, N.Y. flavor.

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Primetime Emmy Awards go virtual for live show


Created: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:37:02 -0400

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"Schitt's Creek" became the first show to sweep the comedy category in the history of the Emmy Awards. Nominees and winners also promoted messages of social justice in the largest live award show since the start of the pandemic. Kevin Frazier reports.

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Voting and Black Lives Matter take center stage at 2020 Emmys


Created: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:37:00 -0400

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Capping off the evening was an "un-thank you" speech from "Succession" creator Jesse Armstrong, who singled out President Trump and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for their coronavirus response efforts.

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"Schitt's Creek" sweeps comedy Emmys, and more winners


Created: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:35:00 -0400

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The ceremony was held virtually due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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Lady Gaga: “I found a way to love myself again”


Created: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 18:01:44 -0400

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The songwriter and performer's sixth consecutive #1 album, "Chromatica," explores the pain and loneliness that colors her hugely successful career, with songs that speak to Lady Gaga's experience with a fame that, she tells correspondent Lee Cowan, she grew to hate. Even though she wears a mask during her interview, the 34-year-old (real name Stefani Germanotta) reveals how her public persona hid a private pain, both mental and physical, and how she came to accept both Lady Gaga and the woman who plays her.

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How to watch the 2020 virtual Emmys tonight


Created: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 17:13:19 -0400

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Producers have sent 130 cameras to 20 cities in 10 countries to capture the winners.

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Bobby Flay’s Salisbury Steak


Created: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 10:52:38 -0400

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Chef, restaurateur and cookbook author Bobby Flay demonstrates for “Sunday Morning” viewers his rendition of a classic ground-beef-and-gravy dish.

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The New Season: New music releases


Created: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 10:08:58 -0400

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"Sunday Morning" host Jane Pauley previews some of the most eagerly-awaited new releases this fall.

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Lady Gaga, lost ... and found


Created: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 10:03:17 -0400

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The songwriter-performer's sixth consecutive #1 album, "Chromatica," explores the private pain that colored her hugely successful career and a fame she grew to hate - and helped her reclaim the woman behind the persona

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Fashion during COVID


Created: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 09:53:48 -0400

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The $400-billion-a-year fashion industry has taken a hit during the pandemic, as clothing store sales plunged a record 79%. Correspondent Alina Cho talks with fashion designers Tory Burch and Tracy Reese, as well as retailers and fashion historians, about how businesses pivoted during COVID-19, and the industry's future prospects for the runway.

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Notable deaths in 2020


Created: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:53:00 -0400

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A look back at the esteemed personalities who've left us this year, who'd touched us with their innovation, creativity and humanity

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Lives to remember: Those we've lost to coronavirus


Created: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 14:30:00 -0400

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Here are just some of the coronavirus pandemic's many victims: who they were, and the lives they touched.

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