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Biden unveils economic team, nominating Yellen for treasury secretary


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 11:14:14 -0500

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Mr. Biden announced top members of his economic team this week.

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Economist: Controlling COVID-19 is the "No. 1 priority" for economic recovery


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 11:13:18 -0500

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The COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause economic hardship for so many here in the United States and around the world. Paul Romer, University Professor in Economics at NYU and co-recipient of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Economics Sciences, breaks down what needs to happen to turn things around and also shares his thoughts on President-elect Joe Biden choosing Janet Yellen as his treasury secretary.

Read more: Economist: Controlling COVID-19 is the "No. 1 priority" for economic recovery


Tickets required for Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree this year


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 11:03:50 -0500

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"This is not a spectator event as it is in the past," NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio said.

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Democrat Mark Kelly to be sworn in as senator this week


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 11:02:28 -0500

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Kelly defeated Republican Senator Martha McSally in the special election this month.

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Moderna asking FDA to approve its virus vaccine


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:58:48 -0500

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New study results​ confirm the shots offer strong protection - ramping up the race to begin limited vaccinations as the coronavirus rampage worsens.

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Governors to decide who gets vaccines first, health secretary says


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:56:22 -0500

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Alex Azar says Moderna and Pfizer vaccines may receive FDA approval and be ready for use before Christmas.

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WorldView: Ethiopia declares victory; Iran accuses Israel of killing nuclear scientist


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:37:01 -0500

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Ethiopia is claiming victory as the military takes control of the Tigray region's capital. Iran holds a funeral for a top nuclear scientist who was killed in a targeted attack. And a prison riot in Sri Lanka turns deadly. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta joins CBSN AM with today's global headlines.

Read more: WorldView: Ethiopia declares victory; Iran accuses Israel of killing nuclear scientist


Candidates who could prosecute Trump weigh in on New York's criminal investigation


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:32:42 -0500

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There's one publicly known investigation that could lead to criminal charges for Mr. Trump, and it's led by a district attorney whose office is up for grabs.

Read more: Candidates who could prosecute Trump weigh in on New York's criminal investigation


Mother with bipolar disorder on how she faced her diagnosis


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:52:20 -0500

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Sonja Wasden and her daughter Rachael Siddoway co-wrote "An Impossible Life," which details Wasden's struggles with bipolar disorder.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on COVID-19 vaccine rollout and priorities


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:50:38 -0500

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Pharmaceutical company Moderna announced it is applying for emergency use authorization from the FDA Monday. Only on “CBS This Morning,” Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar discusses the potential timeline for a vaccine rollout.

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COVID-19 nurses return favor from Kansas City hospital


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:50:34 -0500

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"To be able to give them that relief that we know we received from them, it further locks in that nursing is a brother and sisterhood and I know that I chose the right profession," one nurse said.

Read more: COVID-19 nurses return favor from Kansas City hospital


NYC public elementary schools to begin reopening on December 7


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:21:53 -0500

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Public schools closed on November 19​ when the city reached a seven-day COVID-19 positivity average of 3%, but de Blasio said Sunday that metric will no longer be used.

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Biden-Harris announce all-female communications staff


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:18:41 -0500

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"These qualified, experienced communicators bring diverse perspectives to their work and a shared commitment to building this country back better," Mr. Biden said in a statement

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Will you get a stimulus check by December 31?


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:10:08 -0500

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Millions of Americans are heading for a "bleak winter" without additional financial relief from U.S., economists say.

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Biden adviser Michael Osterholm on likely post-Thanksgiving coronavirus surge


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:50:33 -0500

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Michael Osterholm, of President-elect Biden's COVID-19 advisory board, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss vaccine safety and the likely post-Thanksgiving coronavirus surge.

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Cargo companies balancing how to ship COVID vaccine and record online orders ahead of holiday season


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:50:32 -0500

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The impending coronavirus vaccine is putting an extra strain on the postal system this holiday season. Experts expect 7 to 8 million packages to be delayed each day as cargo shippers prioritize vaccine distribution. Kris Van Cleave reports.

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New Orleans nurses travel to sister hospital to help during COVID-19 surge


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:42:39 -0500

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In the beginning of the pandemic, nurses from Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri, flew to New Orleans, where they helped nurses at Tulane Medical Center on the frontlines of COVID-19. Months later, nurses from Tulane were given the opportunity to return the favor - and many of them answered the call.

Read more: New Orleans nurses travel to sister hospital to help during COVID-19 surge


Metal monolith discovered in Utah desert mysteriously disappears


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:26:05 -0500

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Authorities said it still didn't know whether an "extraterrestrial or earthling" left it there.

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Economists fear "double dip" recession is coming


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 08:11:59 -0500

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Job losses may accelerate, experts warn, if Washington politicians fail to pass a stimulus bill by the end of the year.

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Eye Opener: Doctors brace for another deadly wave of coronavirus cases


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 07:57:21 -0500

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Doctors are bracing for another deadly wave of coronavirus cases after the Thanksgiving holiday, with White House adviser Dr. Deborah Birx telling Americans if they traveled, they should assume they were exposed. Also, President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris have announced an all female communications team. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.

Read more: Eye Opener: Doctors brace for another deadly wave of coronavirus cases


Missing man found clinging to capsized boat 86 miles off Florida


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 07:53:38 -0500

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The U.S. Coast Guard had been searching for signs of Stuart Bee since he was reported missing on Friday.

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Governor blocks release of Charles Manson follower again


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 07:52:08 -0500

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Leslie Van Houten is serving a life sentence for helping Manson and others kill Leno LaBianca and his wife in 1969.

Read more: Governor blocks release of Charles Manson follower again


Ernest Cline on his new sequel to "Ready Player One"


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 07:21:19 -0500

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Ernest Cline, the author who created the dystopian world of "Ready Player One," is out with his much-anticipated sequel, "Ready Player Two." Cline also co-wrote the screenplay to Steven Spielberg's 2018 film adaptation of his original novel. He speaks to Michelle Miller about his love of science fiction and his new book.

Read more: Ernest Cline on his new sequel to "Ready Player One"


When will employers stop hassling Black workers over their hair?


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 06:55:54 -0500

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"I felt it was too much control over who I am," recounts one employee who was challenged on her hairstyle.

Read more: When will employers stop hassling Black workers over their hair?


What's behind the disturbing appeal of QAnon?


Created: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 02:15:02 -0500

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"The question you should be asking is, What is going on in our country that makes anything like this appealing? What is wrong?"

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Tributes to Chadwick Boseman pour in on birthday


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 22:13:23 -0500

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"Thinking of your passion, love, and your light today," tweeted Mark Ruffalo.

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CBS Evening News, November 25, 2020


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 20:17:02 -0500

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Millions ignore travel warning amid coronavirus surge; FoodLink Project helping to feed families in need

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CBS Evening News, November 26, 2020


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 20:16:25 -0500

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Nation marks nontraditional Thanksgiving as pandemic alters plans; Restaurant owner receives help after offering free meals to the homeless.

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Millions of Thanksgiving travelers returning home amid COVID-19 surge


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 20:15:59 -0500

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Americans are heading back from Thanksgiving celebrations despite warnings from health experts urging Americans to stay home. Lilia Luciano reports.

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Americans begin early Christmas decorating after rough year


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 19:15:38 -0500

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Americans are going to great lengths to capture the brightness and magic of the holiday season with some decorating happening earlier and more elaborately than ever. Nancy Chen reports.

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Millions of children expected to face food insecurity amid COVID-19 pandemic


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 19:15:37 -0500

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With millions of Americans are out of work due to the coronavirus pandemic, many are seeking help from food banks and Feeding America is projecting that millions of kids are expected to go hungry this year. Mireya Villarreal reports.

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Trump continues to claim election fraud despite lack of evidence


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 19:00:34 -0500

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President Trump is still baselessly claiming election fraud occurred and signaling he may never concede. On Saturday, Pennsylvania's Supreme Court threw out another lawsuit trying to halt the state's certification of election results. Ben Tracy has the latest.

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Biden visits doctor after twisting his ankle


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 19:00:34 -0500

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President-elect Joe Biden is getting checked out by a doctor after slipping and twisting his ankle. Nikole Killion reports.

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How will the Biden presidency affect Cuban-U.S. relations?


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 19:00:33 -0500

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Cubans are waiting to see if the incoming Biden administration will mark a new thaw in relations following an icy four years. Manuel Bojorquez reports.

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Grandma and teen she accidentally texted celebrate Thanksgiving


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 16:23:35 -0500

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This year, due to the coronavirus pandemic, the pair celebrated a little differently — and there was an empty seat at the table.

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Face The Nation: Gottlieb, Babineaux-Fontenot, Beasley


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 13:13:52 -0500

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Missed the second half of the show? The latest on the coronavirus pandemic, food insecurity in America, families worldwide suffering from acute hunger and U.S. forces are continuing the fight to keep ISIS fighters at bay.

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Gottlieb says shorter quarantine would capture "vast majority" of cases


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 12:34:58 -0500

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Gottlieb said the government needs to "balance the practicality of what you're recommending with people's ability and willingness to comply with it."

Read more: Gottlieb says shorter quarantine would capture "vast majority" of cases


Head of UN's World Food Programme warns of famines without more international aid


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 12:05:11 -0500

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David Beasley, the executive director of the World Food Programme, says "we're looking at famines, destabilization and mass migration" without more help around the world.

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Transcript: David Beasley on "Face the Nation"


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 12:01:22 -0500

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The following is a transcript of an interview with David Beasley, Executive Director for the UN World Food Programme, that aired Sunday, November 29, 2020, on "Face the Nation."

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Amid presidential transition, Iraq and Syria remain unstable and complicated


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 11:58:36 -0500

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CBS News' Holly Williams reports from Iraq, where U.S. forces are continuing the fight to keep ISIS fighters at bay.

Read more: Amid presidential transition, Iraq and Syria remain unstable and complicated


Feeding America CEO says federal government needs to do more to help struggling families


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 11:58:36 -0500

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Feeding America CEO Claire Babineaux-Fontenot says "the simple truth is there's no way the charitable food system can do this alone."

Read more: Feeding America CEO says federal government needs to do more to help struggling families


Transcript: Claire Babineaux-Fontenot on "Face the Nation"


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 11:56:45 -0500

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The following is a transcript of an interview with Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, Feeding America CEO, that aired Sunday, November 29, 2020, on "Face the Nation."

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El Paso Mayor Dee Margo blames "COVID fatigue" for recent coronavirus spike


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 11:43:34 -0500

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El Paso Mayor Dee Margo says contact tracing shows that big-box retailers were the source of many infections.

Read more: El Paso Mayor Dee Margo blames "COVID fatigue" for recent coronavirus spike


Transcript: Scott Gottlieb on "Face the Nation"


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 11:40:51 -0500

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The following is a transcript of an interview with former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb that aired November 29, 2020, on "Face the Nation."

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Transcript: Mayor Dee Margo on "Face the Nation"


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 11:40:09 -0500

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The following is a transcript of an interview with El Paso, Texas, Mayor Dee Margo that aired Sunday, November 29, 2020, on "Face the Nation."

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Gottlieb says shortened quarantine period would still capture "vast majority" of virus cases


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 11:37:31 -0500

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The former FDA commissioner says a 7- or 10-day recommended quarantine period would lead more Americans to comply.

Read more: Gottlieb says shortened quarantine period would still capture "vast majority" of virus cases


This week on "Sunday Morning" (November 29)


Created: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 09:36:00 -0500

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A look at the features for this week's broadcast of the #1 Sunday morning news program

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Haim sisters on their new album and love of touring


Created: Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:50:15 -0500

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Southern California music group Haim — made up of sisters Alana, Este and Danielle — are nominated for two 2020 Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year for their latest effort, “Women in Music Pt. III.” They spoke to Anthony Mason about creating music for the new album, and their love of being on tour.

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First African American cardinal honored amid Vatican coronavirus restrictions


Created: Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:20:02 -0500

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Washington, D.C. Catholic Archbishop Wilton Gregory is scheduled to be elevated to cardinal Saturday, the highest rank after the pope. Chris Livesay reports from the Vatican, where the coronavirus pandemic is overshadowing an otherwise joyous, historic ceremony.

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Nourishing on a grand scale: One chef's effort to feed India


Created: Sun, 22 Nov 2020 14:45:25 -0500

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As the pandemic forced chef Vikas Khanna to put much of his cooking empire on hold, the Michelin star-winning restaurateur, cookbook author and TV host has mobilized an army half a world away to battle hunger in his native India. His #FeedIndia initiative has provided 50 million meals so far, all coordinated from his New York City apartment. Correspondent Jim Axelrod reports.

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