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MLB postpones another series as more players test positive


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 17:06:30 -0400

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Thirteen players and staffers on the Cardinals have tested positive for the coronavirus.

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New on Netflix, Amazon, Disney+, Hulu and More


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 15:36:46 -0400

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Shows and movies you'll want to stream soon.

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Best movies on Netflix right now


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 15:23:00 -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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Drew Barrymore launching her own beauty brand


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:32:54 -0400

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Actress' cosmetics line, called Flower, will be available at Wal-Mart stores with items ranging from $5 to $14

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Trailer: Sandler and Barrymore reunite in "Blended"


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:26:40 -0400

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"The Wedding Singer" and "50 First Dates" co-stars are reuniting for another comedy, due out Memorial Day 2014

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Drew Barrymore, Will Kopelman welcome daughter Frankie


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:23:01 -0400

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The "Blended" actress gave birth to the couple's second child on Tuesday

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Drew Barrymore: "I don't think I'm a good actor"


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:18:45 -0400

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The star opens up about movies and what advice Steven Spielberg gave her about acting in a new interview

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Drew Barrymore publishing a book about her life


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:16:15 -0400

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The actress has signed a deal for a book of autobiographical essays described as "humorous, emotional, and welcoming"

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Video: Watch throwback interviews with young celebs


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:11:38 -0400

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Watch interviews with stars like Leonardo DiCaprio, Drew Barrymore and Christian Bale from when they were young

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Drew Barrymore chows down in "Santa Clarita Diet" trailer


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:06:50 -0400

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The secret is out about just what the "Santa Clarita Diet" entails

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EgyptAir writer doubles down on odd Drew Barrymore interview


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:04:09 -0400

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Aida Takla-O'Reilly, who was once president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, came forward as the author of the piece

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Wilford Brimley, "Cocoon" star and Quaker Oats pitchman, dies


Created: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 12:11:00 -0400

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In recent years, Brimley's pitchwork for Liberty Medical had turned him into an internet sensation for his drawn out pronunciation of diabetes as "diabeetus."

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Opera breathes new life into Circus Maximus amid coronavirus pandemic


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 21:55:55 -0400

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In this era of social distancing, Chris Livesay reports how an ancient place in Rome has become a safe performance space.

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Saturday Sessions: Courtney Marie Andrews performs "Burlap String"


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 19:33:32 -0400

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Born and raised in Phoenix, singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews was already writing and performing her own songs by age 15. Her 2016 breakthrough album, "Honest Life," was a hit with critics and topped the charts in the U.K. Her latest collection, "Old Flowers," was released earlier in the summer to stellar reviews. She joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" from Nashville to perform "Burlap String."

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Saturday Sessions: Courtney Marie Andrews performs "It Must Be Someone Else's Fault"


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 19:33:31 -0400

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Born and raised in Phoenix, singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews was already writing and performing her own songs by age 15. Her 2016 breakthrough album, "Honest Life," was a hit with critics and topped the charts in the U.K. Her latest collection, "Old Flowers," was released earlier in the summer to stellar reviews. She joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" from Nashville to perform "It Must Be Someone Else's Fault."

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Saturday Sessions: Courtney Marie Andrews performs "Break the Spell"


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 19:31:33 -0400

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Born and raised in Phoenix, singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews was already writing and performing her own songs by age 15. Her 2016 breakthrough album, "Honest Life," was a hit with critics and topped the charts in the U.K. Her latest collection, "Old Flowers," was released earlier in the summer to stellar reviews. She joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" from Nashville to perform "Break the Spell."

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Linda Lavin on her character "Alice" as a model mom


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 19:30:31 -0400

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In this web exclusive, actress Linda Lavin, who starred as a single mother working as a waitress in the TV sitcom "Alice" (1976-1985), talked with correspondent Mo Rocca about how her character was viewed as a role model for working moms, and how she became politicized to talk about the difficulties facing working women.

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"Sunday Morning" Matinee: On-Site Opera


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 17:37:00 -0400

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Since 2012, the New York City-based On-Site Opera has presented immersive operatic experiences in site-specific settings, from the Bronx Zoo to Harlem’s Cotton Club. The act of taking opera to new places has been affected by the pandemic, so they are now bringing opera to YOU, in special telephone concerts. In this rehearsal performance recorded especially for "CBS Sunday Morning," soprano Jennifer Zetlan and pianist David Shimoni perform Beethoven's "Auf dem Hügel sitz ich spähend." For more info visit osopera.org.

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The eyes have it: Celebrating a career celebrating CBS


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:51:20 -0400

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The Columbia Broadcasting System was part of George Schweitzer's family – and as chairman of marketing, it was his job to make sure it would be part of yours, too

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Jim Gaffigan on living in a time warp


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:31:02 -0400

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The calendar may say it's August, but comedian Jim Gaffigan isn't buying it, 'cause he's still trapped in a routine of doing the same things he did months ago.

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The Book Report: Reviews by Washington Post critic Ron Charles


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:31:02 -0400

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Looking for the perfect summer read? Washington Post book reviewer Ron Charles discusses four new fiction and non-fiction titles: "Utopia Avenue" by David Mitchell; "Make Russia Great Again" by satirist Christopher Buckley; "Begin Again," about the writer James Baldwin; and "Hamnet," Maggie O'Farrell's historical novel about the son of William Shakespeare.

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The Book Report: Reviews from Washington Post critic Ron Charles (August 2)


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:23:23 -0400

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Recommendations of new fiction and non-fiction titles

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George Schweitzer: Celebrating a career celebrating CBS


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:16:13 -0400

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George Schweitzer, the longtime chairman of marketing at CBS and a passionate chronicler of the network's history, has spent decades promoting a network that has been an integral part of his family. He gave correspondent Lee Cowan a tour of his memorabilia-filled office, and talked lore about CBS's storied history, from Captain Kangaroo to David Letterman.

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Tanya Tucker: Legend


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:16:12 -0400

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Since the ripe old age of 13, Tanya Tucker has had nearly two dozen Top-40 albums. And after more than 50 years on stage, her latest album, "While I'm Livin'," has gotten the best reviews of her career (and won two Grammy Awards earlier this year). CBS News' Bob Schieffer sits down with the singer who was once country music's wild child, and whose voice has never had more to offer than it does today. (Originally broadcast January 5, 2020.)

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Passage: In memoriam


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:01:01 -0400

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“Sunday Morning” remembers some of the notable figures who left us this week, including “Alley Cat” composer Bent Fabric; William English, who developed the computer mouse; actress Olivia de Havilland (“Gone With the Wind,” “The Heiress”); businessman and onetime GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain; and Sir Alan Parker, director of such films as “Midnight Express” and “Fame.”

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Tanya Tucker, still out to change the world


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:57:39 -0400

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The singer who was once country music's wild child is getting the best reviews of her career, with a voice that has never had more to offer than it does today

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Linda Lavin: "I’m still here"


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:46:00 -0400

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Actress and singer Linda Lavin says that, since the pandemic began, she has been busier than ever – from releasing a new album to performing weekly online concerts. The star of the classic sitcom "Alice" tells correspondent Mo Rocca that much of her success derives from the fact that she has always advocated for herself.

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Bird illustrator David Allen Sibley


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:30:35 -0400

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David Allen Sibley has been called the most important illustrator of birds since John James Audubon or Roger Torey Petersen, and his "Sibley Guides to Birds" have sold more than two million copies. Rita Braver finds out how the bird fancier became one of the most respected and successful chroniclers of avian life. (Originally broadcast November 17, 2019.)

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Linda Lavin: "I've worked more in these 2½ months than I have in 2½ years"


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:29:07 -0400

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Since the pandemic began, the star of the classic sitcom "Alice" has performed online concerts, and released a new album – evidence that much of her success comes from always advocating for herself

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For the birds: Illustrator David Allen Sibley


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:18:00 -0400

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One of the most respected and successful chroniclers of avian life has produced bestselling field guides for birdwatchers, covering more than 800 species

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Book excerpt: "Make Russia Great Again" by Christopher Buckley


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:35:15 -0400

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The bestselling author of "Thank You for Smoking" returns with a satire of the Trump administration "meddling" in the Russian election

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Book excerpt: "Begin Again," on James Baldwin's America


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:34:58 -0400

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Eddie S. Glaude Jr.'s bestseller – part biography, part memoir – examines the writer's trenchant and undespairing voice for the civil rights movement against our nation's current self-examination of race

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Book excerpt: "Utopia Avenue" by David Mitchell


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:34:42 -0400

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The bestselling author of "Cloud Atlas" returns with a freewheeling novel about the emergence of a British band in the 1960s

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Book excerpt: "Hamnet," a child of Shakespeare


Created: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:34:24 -0400

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Maggie O'Farrell's literary novel explores the effect on the Bard, and his marriage, of the loss of his young son

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MLB commissioner confident league will get through season


Created: Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:09:06 -0400

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Just 1 1/2 weeks into a shortened 60-game season, the coronavirus has forced 19 postponements in 11 days,

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MLB says doubleheader games will be 7 innings each


Created: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 22:20:36 -0400

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The announcement comes as multiple games have been postponed due to players and staffers testing positive for the coronavirus.

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NBA teams kneel during national anthem as season restarts


Created: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 12:09:06 -0400

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In the first games since the NBA paused its season, players kneeled during the anthem and wore Black Lives Matter shirts.

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Taylor Swift accused of taking "Folklore" logo from Black-owned retailer


Created: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 23:15:58 -0400

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Amira Rasool, the founder of Black-owned retailer The Folklore, has accused Swift of ripping off the company's logo for album merchandise.

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7 classic Black sitcoms are coming to Netflix this year


Created: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 22:00:00 -0400

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Netflix tweeted a video featuring some of the shows' biggest stars as they announced the news and reminisced over iconic moments from the hit programs.

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Elton John celebrates 30 years of sobriety


Created: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 19:32:38 -0400

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"Thank-you from the bottom of my heart to all the people who have inspired and supported me along the way," the star wrote on social media.

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More MLB games postponed after Phillies staffers test positive


Created: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 19:05:48 -0400

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Weekend series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Toronto Blue Jays has been postponed, Major League Baseball announced Thursday.

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Malik B, founding member of The Roots, dead at 47


Created: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 17:15:00 -0400

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The Philadelphia-born emcee, whose real name is Malik Abdul Basit, was a major contributor to the group.

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Joe Kelly suspended 8 games after throwing at Alex Bregman


Created: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 20:07:25 -0400

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Both benches cleared after Correa struck out to end the inning and Kelly taunted him as he walked back to the dugout.

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Andy Cohen says he has "robust" antibodies but can't donate them


Created: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 16:06:30 -0400

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"Here I have these robust antibodies and I can't share my plasma and possibly help anybody," Cohen said.

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Olivia de Havilland, known for roles in "Gone With the Wind" and "To Each His Own," dies at 104


Created: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:14:58 -0400

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Hollywood is remembering Olivia de Havilland, one of the last stars from cinema's so-called Golden Age. The Oscar-winning actress died at her home in Paris on Sunday at the age of 104. She appeared in dozens of films in her decades long career, including "Gone With the Wind." Anthony Mason remembers her life, on and off screen.

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"Sunday Morning" Matinee: Celebrating Rodgers & Hart


Created: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:14:54 -0400

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2020 marks the centenary of the Broadway debut of the first professional collaboration by one of musical theater's most legendary duos, Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart. To honor their songwriting legacy, Broadway stars Jelani Alladin ("Frozen," "Hercules") and Christiani Pitts ("King Kong," "A Bronx Tale"), along with dancer Richard Riaz Yoder ("Hello, Dolly!," "Shuffle Along"), present a modern take on the Rodgers & Hart standard "The Lady Is a Tramp," recorded especially for the "Sunday Morning" audience. Music direction and arrangements by drummer Bryan Carter, who performs alongside bassist Russell Hall.

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National Zoo reopens for the first time in 19 weeks


Created: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:14:48 -0400

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After shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic, the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. reopened to the public for the first time in 19 weeks. Some indoor exhibits still remain closed for health and safety reasons. Chip Reid reports.

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Rome Opera has COVID-19 friendly opening night at ancient chariot racing site


Created: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 13:45:46 -0400

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As early as 2,800 years ago, Romans would flock to the Circus Maximus to be entertained with chariot races. Now, the ancient site has been transformed into an outdoor venue for the Rome Opera House's summer season. Chris Livesay talks to soprano Rosa Feola about how Circus Maximus is the savior of Italian Opera.

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TV shows canceled or ended in 2020


Created: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 14:37:00 -0400

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It was the end of the road for "Katy Keene," "Hawaii Five-0," "Modern Family" and more.

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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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