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Tiffany Trump announces engagment


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:54:28 -0500

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"Feeling blessed and excited for the next chapter!" she wrote on Instagram.

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Girl's virtual lemonade stand catches eye of Biden's inaugural team


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:35:00 -0500

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Morgan Marsh McGlone, 8, of Wisconsin will deliver a virtual speech Wednesday night during President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.

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Nets star Kyrie Irving buys house for George Floyd's family


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:16:00 -0500

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"I just want to keep continuing to fulfill our purpose in serving a lot of the underserved communities," he said.

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Biden's inaugural parade to include many stars


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:56:51 -0500

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Musicians, Olympic athletes, local heroes and viral TikTok stars are among those taking part in the mostly virtual parade.

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Lamar Jackson thanks Bills fans after charity raises $400,000


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:15:00 -0500

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It's not the first time the fanbase has proven to be both generous and gracious.

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New movies coming in 2021 and beyond: The most anticipated films on the way


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:12:01 -0500

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From the Marvel Cinematic Universe to the next "Fast and Furious" film, here's when to expect all the biggest flicks.

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"Helps the soul": Chorus finds a way to perform from cars


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 17:16:46 -0500

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Using their car radios and some tech savvy, the Luminous Voices chamber choir in Calgary found a way to sing together from a distance.

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New museum honors African American musicians who "paved the way"


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 14:51:22 -0500

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The National Museum of African American Music has more than 1,600 artifacts and memorabilia to help tell the story of Black trailblazers and innovators.

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"Sunday Morning" Matinee: "Paradise Square"


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 10:15:41 -0500

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The new musical tells a story set in 1863 New York, in the violent Five Points neighborhood, where Irish and Black cultures meet. Watch an excerpt.

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Music producer and convicted murderer Phil Spector dead at 81


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 08:51:16 -0500

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Phil Spector, who rose to worldwide fame in the 1960s as the music producer who created what's known as the "Wall of Sound," has died in prison after being convicted of the murder of actress Lana Clarkson. Jamie Yuccas reports.

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Phil Spector, famed producer convicted of murder, dies at 81


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 08:36:26 -0500

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California state prison officials said he died Saturday of natural causes at a hospital.

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Olivia Rodrigo's "Drivers License" breaks Spotify records


Created: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 21:55:01 -0500

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And that isn't the only Spotify record the 17-year-old songbird's​ ballad broke this past week.

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Passage: In memoriam


Created: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 10:00:35 -0500

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"Sunday Morning" remembers some of the notable figures who left us this week, including Siegfried Fischbacher, half of the entertainment duo Siegfried & Roy.

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Sarah Cooper, in her own voice


Created: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 09:45:33 -0500

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After 20 years of trying, standup comedian Sarah Cooper became an overnight success when she started lip-syncing President Trump, stripping away his image and using only his words, in social media posts that became comedy sensations. Correspondent Jim Axelrod talks with Cooper about her rise to fame, and what the future may hold for her, now that her object of mockery is leaving the stage.

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Sarah Cooper, in her own voice


Created: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 09:35:01 -0500

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After 20 years of trying, the standup comedian became an overnight success when she started lip-syncing Trump; now she is looking forward to inaugurating a new stage in her career beyond lampooning the president.

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Tim Minchin is serious about musical satire


Created: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 09:49:51 -0500

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Musician, songwriter and comedian Tim Minchin built a following that would take him worldwide. "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason talked with Minchin about his storybook journey that's taken him from West Australia to London's West End (with "Matilda: The Musical"), and about his remarkable new album, "Apart Together."

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The Dodo: Behind its heartwarming animal videos


Created: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 09:36:29 -0500

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When it comes to animal videos on the web, no one outdoes The Dodo, a top producer which racks up 5 billion views a month by sharing tales of animal advocacy, perseverance, and unlikely friendships. "CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-host Dana Jacobson talked with some of the people behind the company whose mission is to make everyone an animal lover.

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Saturday Sessions: Tim Minchin performs "Apart Together"


Created: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 09:21:22 -0500

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Musical satirist Tim Minchin ("Matilda: The Musical") joined "Saturday Sessions" to share music from his new studio album, "Apart Together." From Sydney, Australia, Minchin performs the song "Apart Together."

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Saturday Sessions: Tim Minchin performs "Airport Piano"


Created: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 09:06:16 -0500

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Musical satirist Tim Minchin ("Matilda: The Musical") joined "Saturday Sessions" to share music from his new studio album, "Apart Together." From Sydney, Australia, Minchin performs the song "Airport Piano."

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Saturday Sessions: Tim Minchin performs "The Absence of You"


Created: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 08:51:08 -0500

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Musical satirist Tim Minchin ("Matilda: The Musical") joined "Saturday Sessions" to share music from his new studio album, "Apart Together." From Sydney, Australia, Minchin performs the song "The Absence of You."

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NBA star Karl-Anthony Towns tests positive for COVID-19


Created: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 23:52:35 -0500

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"I pray every day that this nightmare of a virus will subside and I beg everyone to take it seriously by taking all of the necessary precautions," Towns wrote on social media.

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Kyrie Irving fined $50,000 by NBA for attending indoor party


Created: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 13:45:36 -0500

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Irving will be able to rejoin team activities after completing a five-day quarantine.

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Actor Folake Olowofoyeku on hit sitcom, new music


Created: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 12:56:36 -0500

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Actor Folake Olowofoyeku, who stars as Nigerian nurse Abishola in the popular CBS sitcom "Bob Hearts Abishola," joins "CBS This Morning" to talk about an upcoming dramatic twist in the show. Plus, she discusses her single that dropped this week, which she describes as an ode to melanin.

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Post Malone gives free pairs of shoes to healthcare workers


Created: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 12:04:11 -0500

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Not only are they giving out free shoes, but the limited edition pairs are already sold out online.

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Sarah Cooper: I'm moving on from lip-syncing Trump


Created: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 11:44:52 -0500

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Preview: The comedian talks with "Sunday Morning" about life after becoming a social media phenomenon lampooning the president.

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Lady Gaga will perform the national anthem at Biden's inauguration


Created: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 11:42:21 -0500

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In addition to the inauguration ceremony, there will also be a star-studded primetime special hosted by Tom Hanks.

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Rare Mickey Mantle card sells for record-breaking $5.2 million


Created: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 07:33:51 -0500

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Actor Rob Gough, who bought the 1952 card, called it the "Mona Lisa of sports cards."

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Girl Scout in Arizona updates her sales pitch for pandemic era


Created: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 19:37:34 -0500

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Girl Scout Allie Shroyer of Arizona found a new way to sell cookies after the pandemic made it unsafe to go door to door. Vladimir Duthiers shares her story.

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Urban Meyer returns to coaching with Jacksonville Jaguars


Created: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 19:14:31 -0500

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Urban Meyer agreed to become head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday, leaving the broadcast booth and returning to the sidelines after a two-year absence that followed another health scare.

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Guggenheim hires first Black deputy director and chief curator


Created: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:55:06 -0500

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Naomi Beckwith will start the position in June.

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Joanne Rogers, widow of TV icon Fred Rogers, has died at age 92


Created: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:30:44 -0500

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"Joanne was a brilliant and accomplished musician, a wonderful advocate for the arts and a dear friend to everyone in our organization," Fred Rogers Productions said.

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Betty White to spend 99th birthday feeding ducks who visit daily


Created: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:10:57 -0500

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She said she is also working on getting her 1971 show "The Pet Set" rereleased.

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Siegfried Fischbacher of Siegfried & Roy has died at 81


Created: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 11:59:00 -0500

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Siegfried Fischbacher and his longtime show business partner, Roy Horn, astonished millions with their extraordinary magic tricks as Siegfried & Roy.

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"Sesame Street" star Elmo gives kids tips on how to stay healthy and happy during the pandemic


Created: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 10:01:35 -0500

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With kids across the country attending school remotely, a survey with parents found that they are concerned that their children are missing out on important social interactions. Being isolated can be especially tough on younger children, so "Sesame Street's" Elmo shared his tips on how to stay healthy and happy during the pandemic. Meg Oliver reports.

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"Sunday Morning" Matinee: "Balm in Gilead"


Created: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 21:51:30 -0500

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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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Olympian swimmer charged in connection with Capitol riot


Created: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 19:57:13 -0500

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Videos appear to show Keller inside the Capitol sporting a USA Olympics team jacket last Wednesday.

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Patriots coach declines to accept Medal of Freedom from Trump


Created: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 18:50:22 -0500

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Bill Belichick said he wouldn't accept the award, citing last week's deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol.

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Chuck Norris weighs in on Capitol riot after photo goes viral


Created: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 18:46:30 -0500

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"I am and always will be for Law and Order," the actor tweeted.

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Netflix releasing a new movie every week of 2021


Created: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 14:09:48 -0500

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Lin-Manuel Miranda and Halle Berry are making their directorial debuts, while other stars like Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence will appear on-screen together for the first time.

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"Law & Order: SVU" hiring unemployed Broadway actors


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 17:33:02 -0500

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Aside from being local, Broadway actors also have qualities needed for the show, showrunner Warren Leight said.

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Four strangers with the same name form a band


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 15:03:26 -0500

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The Paul O'Sullivan Band recorded its first album during lockdown — giving members an outlet during a difficult year.

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Alabama fans pack streets after win despite COVID warnings


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 14:37:14 -0500

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Videos showed fans not wearing masks and standing in close proximity to each other in downtown Tuscaloosa after the victory.

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"Sex and the City" gets new chapter on HBO Max


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 14:36:52 -0500

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This year just got a little better for "Sex and the City" fans.

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Alabama routs Ohio State for 6th college football title in 12 years


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 14:35:34 -0500

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In pandemic-marred season, Nick Saban gets 7th career championship, breaking tie with fellow Alabama great "Bear" Bryant for most by a major college coach.

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Author Ta-Nehisi Coates on memoir "The Beautiful Struggle," fallout after Capitol siege


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 09:59:24 -0500

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New York Times bestselling author Ta-Nehisi Coates joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss his memoir "The Beautiful Struggle," adapted for young readers and shares the influence his mother had on his life. Plus, he talks about his reaction to the U.S. capitol siege and where America goes from here.

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Chris Rock on upcoming Netflix special, divorce and fatherhood


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 09:29:02 -0500

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Chris Rock is releasing a new extended cut of his Netflix special called "Chris Rock Total Blackout: The Tamborine Extended Cut." In this remix of his 2018 special, he shares never-before-seen jokes and interviews. "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King sat down with the 55-year-old comedian in a very candid interview.

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Ken Jennings pays tribute to Alex Trebek on "Jeopardy!"


Created: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 07:29:44 -0500

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"Let's be totally clear: No one will ever replace the great Alex Trebek, but we can honor him by playing the game he loved," Jennings said to open the show.

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2 NBA games postponed as league considers health protocol update


Created: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 16:06:38 -0500

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The Pelicans, Mavericks, Celtics, and Bulls matchups have all been rescheduled.

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North Carolina cowgirl uses horses to inspire kids to improve literacy


Created: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 16:03:43 -0500

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A North Carolina woman is bringing together two of her passions — horses and reading — to help bridge the literacy gap among children. A recent assessment found that only 35% of U.S. 4th graders read at a proficient level or higher. Vladimir Duthiers meets Caitlin Gooch, executive director of "Saddle Up and Read," a cowgirl who is trailblazing new ways to get kids interested in reading books.

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Agatha Christie's mysterious disappearance: What really happened?


Created: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 15:57:09 -0500

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Author Agatha Christie has sold an estimated 2 billion copies of her works, second only to the Bible and the works of William Shakespeare. But as people continue reading her mysteries today, many have forgotten about the biggest mystery in Christie's own life — a sensational disappearance that took place not long after WWI. That disappearance is the focus of a new novel by Marie Benedict. Jeff Glor sat down with her.

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