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Nick Cordero's baby kissed video of him on phone


Created: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 12:38:18 -0400

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"And Elvis saw it and smiled – and I'm not even kidding – leans into the phone to give his dad a kiss," Amanda Kloots said.

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Naya Rivera presumed dead in "tragic accident" after disappearance


Created: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 11:33:37 -0400

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Rivera's 4-year-old son was spotted drifting alone on a rental boat on a California lake.

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Investigators release 911 call made after "Glee" actress' son was found on boat


Created: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 11:10:00 -0400

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"The emergency is: We have a missing person."

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Jeremy Pope on what the real Hollywood can learn from new Netflix series


Created: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:54:56 -0400

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Jeremy Pope is receiving Emmy buzz for his role in the Netflix hit show "Hollywood," just over a year after his historic Tony nominations. The show presents a revisionist history of the golden age of cinema. It imagines what Hollywood could have looked like if the movie industry became more diverse decades ago. The themes of the show are echoed in discussions about the entertainment industry today. Pope joins "CBS This Morning" to talk about what Hollywood in 2020 can learn from the show.

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"The Wonder Years" reboot pilot featuring Black family in the works


Created: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 08:40:19 -0400

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The possible series is set in the late 1960s, the same era in which the original show began — but this time it will center around the life of a Black family instead of a White one.

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Wildest celebrity fashion


Created: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 08:09:18 -0400

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Rihanna isn't alone; celebrities have been stepping out in wild outfits for years... some more often than others.

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Disney World opens as Florida's coronavirus outbreak continues


Created: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 08:03:17 -0400

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Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida opened to pass holders Thursday after closing in March due to the coronavirus. Some employees and health experts say it might not be safe enough to reopen just yet. David Begnaud reports.

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Divers and rescuers continue search for missing actress Naya Rivera


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 21:02:02 -0400

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Divers and rescuers are scouring California's Lake Piru for missing actress Naya Rivera. Rivera, best known for her role in "Glee," has been missing since Wednesday. Jamie Yuccas reports.

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Zoo toy creator puts on a puppet show for his neighborhood with no strings attached


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 19:43:52 -0400

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At a time when so many are starving for entertainment, a Chicago man is captivating his neighborhood with a lockdown puppet show from his own balcony. Adriana Diaz reports.

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Celebrities react to disappearance of "Glee" actress Naya Rivera


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 19:28:00 -0400

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A search resumed Thursday for the 33-year-old who went missing on a lake in California during a boat trip with her young son.

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Pandemic "dream job": $1,000 to play Animal Crossing


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 17:45:17 -0400

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HighSpeedInternet.com says it's looking for an "average, everyday person" to play the game for 50 hours.

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5 arrested in death of rapper Pop Smoke in Los Angeles


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 17:38:00 -0400

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Pop Smoke, whose real name is Bashar Jackson, was killed in February.

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Lady A, formerly Lady Antebellum, sues blues singer Lady A


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 15:00:00 -0400

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In a statement, the band claimed the singer "demanded a $10 million payment."

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Amazon removes Washington Redskins merchandise from site


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 14:35:30 -0400

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Several of the country's largest retailers have said they will stop selling merchandise featuring the team's name, which is considered a slur.

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Top athletes maintain fitness and focus during pandemic


Created: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 10:09:45 -0400

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As many professional athletes work toward the resumption of their respective seasons, how have they been keeping sharp during lockdown? CBS News special correspondent Alex Wagner speaks with two of the country's top athletes to see how they're staying ready both mentally and physically.

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Ivy League suspends fall sports due to coronavirus pandemic


Created: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 19:10:30 -0400

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"We simply do not believe we can create and maintain an environment for intercollegiate athletic competition that meets our requirements for safety and acceptable levels of risk," the Ivy League Council of Presidents said.

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Usain Bolt reveals first photos of his baby girl and her Olympic-inspired name


Created: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 15:39:31 -0400

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The retired sprinting legend made the announcement on social media and shared a series of photos of Olympia on the birthday of his longtime girlfriend, Kasi Bennett

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WNBA to honor women killed by police and racial violence


Created: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 12:42:23 -0400

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Teams will wear the uniforms in an effort to "seek justice" for Breonna Taylor, Sandra Bland and others.

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Students host bingo games to honor 2020 graduates


Created: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 19:39:52 -0400

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The pandemic has taken graduation ceremonies away from students all over the country. For many, celebrations haven't been what they expected. But some alums at historically Black colleges or universities did get to celebrate, in a very special way. Mark Strassmann reports.

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Halle Berry apologizes after talking about transgender role


Created: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:57:07 -0400

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She recently revealed she was considering playing a transgender character in an upcoming film.

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MLB releases shortened schedule amid COVID-19 testing delays


Created: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:56:18 -0400

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The schedule was a bright spot on an otherwise shaky day in baseball's reboot following a monthslong shut down. Opening night on July 23 will feature the Yankees visiting the Nationals.

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Stars remember Broadway actor Nick Cordero: "What a light"


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 20:39:04 -0400

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"I have honestly never known a kinder person. But Covid doesn't care about the purity of your soul, or the goodness in your heart," wrote actor Zach Braff.

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Broadway star Nick Cordero dies from COVID-19 after 95 days in hospital


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 19:15:56 -0400

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Broadway actor Nick Cordero has died at the age of 41 after a monthslong battle with the coronavirus. Cordero was on a ventilator and had his leg amputated while he was hospitalized. Meg Oliver reports.

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Nick Cordero, Broadway actor who battled COVID-19, dies at 41


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 19:15:00 -0400

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Cordero's leg was amputated after he was sedated in the ICU for 18 days.

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Best movies on Netflix right now


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 17:21:00 -0400

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Looking for something fresh to watch? These are the top films available on the streaming platform.

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10 essential film scores by Ennio Morricone


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 16:16:20 -0400

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Music by the Italian composer, who died Monday at age 91, has left an indelible imprint on many genres, from spaghetti westerns and gangster dramas to historic epics and horror (with audio excerpts)

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Country rocker and fiddler Charlie Daniels dies at age 83


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 16:09:00 -0400

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Beginning in the early 1970s, his five-piece band toured endlessly, sometimes doing 250 shows a year.

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Online magazine editor on how to be informed and entertained this summer


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 15:45:18 -0400

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The coronavirus is keeping many adults and children indoors during the summer. ZORA Editor-in-Chief Vanessa De Luca joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how to keep yourself and your loved ones busy through books, podcasts, television and movies. De Luca also has suggestions for how to remain informed amid national conversations about racial injustice.

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Broadway star Nick Cordero dies after a monthslong battle with coronavirus


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 15:43:57 -0400

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Tributes are pouring in for Nick Cordero, the Broadway star who has lost a three-month battle with the coronavirus. Cordero was just 41 when he died Sunday at a Los Angeles hospital. His wife, Amanda Kloots, wrote on Instagram, "He was surrounded in love by his family, singing and praying as he gently left this earth." Gayle King reports.

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How accurate is Hamilton?


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 15:40:00 -0400

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Did history really happen the way the hit show portrays it?

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Ennio Morricone, famed Hollywood composer, has died at 91


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 15:04:16 -0400

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Two-time Oscar-winner created music for "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," "The Untouchables" and more than 400 films in all.

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Formula One drivers take a knee in anti-racism campaign


Created: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 13:04:16 -0400

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Each of the 20 drivers wore a black T-shirt with the words "End Racism" as they convened at the start of the track.

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Pointe at the kitchen counter and more: Ballet amid coronavirus


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 21:06:00 -0400

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While physical and financial challenges persist, the dance world is reinventing itself online.

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“Sunday Morning" Matinee: “For Good,” from “Wicked”


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 14:50:31 -0400

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In a time of pandemic, the cast and crew of the Broadway musical “Wicked” – featuring Ginna Claire Mason and Lindsay Pearce – present a message of hope for frontline workers, “For Good.”

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Jim Carrey's "nonsensical belief" in himself and the universe


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 13:38:28 -0400

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The comedian-artist (with co-author Dana Vachon) has written a semi-serious, semi-autobiographical novel, "Memoirs and Misinformation"

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The Book Report: Reviews from Washington Post critic Ron Charles (July 5)


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 13:11:14 -0400

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Recommendations of new fiction and non-fiction titles

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Book excerpt: "The Vanishing Half" by Brit Bennett


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 13:05:47 -0400

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In the latest novel by the author of "The Mothers," twin sisters living in the Deep South in the 1960s choose separate lives as one secretly passes for White

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Book excerpt: "A Burning" by Megha Majumdar


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 13:05:43 -0400

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In this debut novel set in contemporary India, a girl's flippant comment on a Facebook post leads to an accusation of terrorism

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Book excerpt: "The Lincoln Conspiracy"


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 13:05:39 -0400

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In their latest book Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch (authors of the bestselling "The First Conspiracy") turn to a failed attempt to murder Abraham Lincoln before the 16th president could even be sworn into office

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Book excerpt: "The Taste of Sugar" by Marisel Vera


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 13:05:36 -0400

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The author of "If I Bring You Roses" has written a story of a small coffee farm in late 19th century Puerto Rico, an island hard-hit by war, natural disaster and social upheaval

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New York Times bestseller lists


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 10:28:01 -0400

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"Sunday Morning" recaps this week's bestselling fiction and non-fiction titles, courtesy of The New York Times.

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Passage: Broadcaster Hugh Downs


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 10:12:58 -0400

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Newsman Hugh Downs, whose smooth voice and unruffled delivery was a longtime fixture of NBC and ABC television, died July 1, 2020 at the age of 99. "Sunday Morning" looks back at the life of the veteran broadcaster.

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Jim Carrey and his very unusual memoir


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 10:12:57 -0400

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If you think Jim Carrey is merely a brilliant-but-quirky actor-comedian, just wait until you read his new book titled "Memoirs and Misinformation." Correspondent Tracy Smith talks with Carrey and co-author Dana Vachon about their "semi-autobiographical novel."

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Passage: Remembering broadcaster Hugh Downs


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 10:02:51 -0400

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The newsman's smooth voice and unruffled delivery was a longtime fixture of NBC and ABC television

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Grammy-winner Gary Clark Jr.


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 09:42:51 -0400

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Gary Clark Jr. is still clearly uncomfortable being heralded as one of the best guitarists in a generation. He's played the White House, and toured with the Rolling Stones and Eric Clapton. This year his blues/rock album, "This Land," won three Grammy Awards. Kristine Johnson talks with the musician who describes himself as a "simple dude from Austin, Texas who picked up a guitar." (This story was first broadcast on January 12, 2020.)

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Carl Reiner, a founding father of TV comedy


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 09:27:45 -0400

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Carl Reiner, the legendary comedy actor, writer, director and producer, died Monday at the age of 98. Correspondent Mo Rocca talks with two of his longtime friends – TV producer Norman Lear, and actor Dick Van Dyke – about Reiner's extraordinary life and career, from creating classics like "The Dick Van Dyke Show," to playing second banana to Mel Brooks' "2000-Year-Old Man."

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Gary Clark Jr.: "Music is my religion"


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 09:27:16 -0400

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At 36, he's been heralded as one the best guitarists in a generation, and recently won three Grammy Awards for his album "This Land"

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The essence of comedy giant Carl Reiner


Created: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 09:18:51 -0400

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Sitcom legends Norman Lear and Dick Van Dyke reflect on the passing of the actor-writer-director, one of TV comedy's founding fathers and leading second bananas

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Notable deaths in 2020


Created: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 11:28:00 -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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Notable deaths in 2019


Created: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:10:00 -0500

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

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