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Emotional outpouring after Chauvin guilty verdict


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:40:47 -0400

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Many awaiting the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial were emotional and relieved when the former Minneapolis police officer was found guilty of murdering George Floyd. Jeff Pegues shares more.

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Deadly Louisiana flooding makes thousands homeless


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:40:12 -0400

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Over 20,000 people have been rescued in Louisiana, after over two feet of rain drenched a large part of the state. CBS News' Omar Villafranca explains how people are coping with the tragic flooding.

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Biden calls Chauvin murder conviction a "step forward"


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:39:00 -0400

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The president spoke with George Floyd's family after the judge read the guilty verdict.

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Live Updates: Nation reacts to Derek Chauvin's conviction


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:38:52 -0400

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Protesters in Minneapolis cheered Tuesday after a jury convicted former police officer Derek Chauvin of all three counts in the death of George Floyd.

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Apple's $200B offshore cash stash, and other MoneyWatch headlines


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:37:10 -0400

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Apple says "fair" tax rate could bring billions to U.S.; Hillary Clinton releases latest tax returns; Olympics boosts shares of Adidas, Under Armour, Nike. These headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch.

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Librarians still finding answers in the Google era


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:36:16 -0400

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The librarians at the New York Public Library have been called the "human Google." Though they may not be as fast as your favorite search engine, meet the most trusted sources who are as reliable as ever. Elaine Quijano reports.

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What to know about the charges in the Derek Chauvin trial


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:36:00 -0400

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The 12-member jury was given detailed instructions to guide them as they weighed three charges against the ex-cop in George Floyd's death.

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Live Updates: Chauvin convicted of all charges in George Floyd's death


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:34:54 -0400

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Chauvin was found guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.

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Chauvin verdict brings a moment of accountability


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:31:53 -0400

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George Floyd’s death sparked a reckoning over race and injustice in America. While there is still a long way to go, the guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin’s trial brought a measure of justice that many believe has been long delayed. Norah O’Donnell reflects on the last year.

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Derek Chauvin guilty on all charges in George Floyd’s death


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:29:44 -0400

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Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was led out of the courtroom in handcuffs after a jury found him guilty on all three counts related to the killing of George Floyd. Jamie Yuccas has the latest.

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Thousands evacuate as Calif. wildfire destroys buildings


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:28:11 -0400

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A raging wildfire in northern California has forced around 4,000 people from their homes. An official says the Clayton fire has destroyed a "significant" number of buildings. The fire has burned 3,000 acres and is only five percent contained. Mireya Villarreal reports.

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More than 20,000 rescued in deadly Louisiana flooding


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:27:10 -0400

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Record flooding threatens to swamp parts of Louisiana. Deadly weekend floods have submerged communities and more than 20,000 people have been rescued. Days of relentless rain pounded the state, and relief is still days away. At least five people have been killed. Omar Villafranca reports from Baton Rouge.

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New school in Georgia joins battle for transgender rights in U.S.


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:24:12 -0400

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Pride School Atlanta is the first LGBTQ+ affirming school in the South. Spearheaded by Christian Zsilavets, an openly transgender educator, it will join just a handful of such schools in the U.S. specifically designed as safe spaces for LGBTQ+ youth. CBS News' Ines Novacic was at the school as trans youth began their first day.

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8/14: Deadly floods lead to scores of rescues; Muslim Olympic fencer makes history


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:23:11 -0400

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At least three people are dead as floodwaters continue to rise to historic levels in the Deep South; Ibtihaj Muhammad made Olympic history this weekend.

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Muslim Olympic fencer makes history


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:22:13 -0400

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Ibtihaj Muhammad made Olympic history this weekend. The 30-year-old athlete became the first U.S. athlete to compete at the Olympic Games wearing a hijab, a veil commonly worn by Muslim women. She also won her first Olympic medal. Elaine Quijano has more.

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Michael Phelps has emotional end to Rio Olympics


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:21:12 -0400

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Team USA continued to dominate the pool at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Michael Phelps capped off what he says is his last games with an emotional win in the 400-meter medley relay. Simone Biles will have the spotlight again Sunday night as she goes for the gold in the vault gymnastics competition. Jamie Yuccas has more on the latest headlines.

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"CBS Evening News" headlines for Tuesday, April 20, 2021


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:20:38 -0400

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Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell."

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Hillary Clinton up in key states


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:17:11 -0400

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A new CBS News battleground tracker poll shows Hillary Clinton continues to increase her lead in key states leading up to the general election. Errol Barnett and CBS News elections director Anthony Salvanto joins "CBS Evening News" for more on Hillary Clinton's growing lead on Donald Trump.

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Attorney for George Floyd's family reacts to Derek Chauvin's conviction


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:16:57 -0400

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George Floyd's family lawyer Ben Crump, who Reverend Al Sharpton called "the attorney general for Black America," addressed the media after Derek Chauvin was convicted on all charges. Watch part of his remarks.

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Analyzing the Derek Chauvin verdict


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:16:56 -0400

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CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman weighs in on the guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin’s murder trial.

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Activist on Chauvin verdict: "We need to continue holding officers accountable"


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:16:56 -0400

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Activist Ja'Mal Green spoke to CBS News' chief justice and homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues about the guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin's trial for the murder of George Floyd. Green said that "this isn't something we see on a day-to-day basis." Watch his remarks.

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Biden calls Chauvin trial evidence "overwhelming"


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:16:56 -0400

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President Biden and Vice President Harris spoke with George Floyd's family by phone after the verdict was announced. Mr. Biden called the evidence against Derek Chauvin "overwhelming." Nancy Cordes reports.

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Police shooting sparks protests in Milwaukee


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:15:11 -0400

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Wisconsin's governor called in the National Guard following a "night of rage" in Milwaukee. Demonstrations over the fatal police shooting of Sylville Smith turned violent, leading to vandalism and fires. DeMarco Morgan has the latest on the shooting and the civil unrest that followed.

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Muslims want justice after imam's murder


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:14:11 -0400

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Outrage is swelling following a double fatal shooting that killed an imam and another man in New York City. The killings occurred during a brazen daylight attack. Police are searching for the suspect who gunned down the Imam and another Muslim as they were walking home after an afternoon service. Tony Dokoupil has more.

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Extreme heat and wildfires a dangerous combination


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:12:17 -0400

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In the West, extreme heat combined with thick smoke from wildfires, and air pollution from millions of cars, is making the air in some parts of California dangerous to breathe. While the air quality in Los Angeles County has improved over the years, health officials say it still ranks as the most deadliest in America. Mireya Villareal has more.

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Deadly floods lead to scores of rescues


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:11:11 -0400

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At least three people are dead as floodwaters continue to rise to historic levels in the Deep South. Governors in Louisiana and Mississippi have declared a state of emergency. With heavy rain continuing, conditions are expected to worsen. Omar Villafranca has more.

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Trump's polling behind Clinton in key swing states


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:10:15 -0400

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Donald Trump is trailing Hillary Clinton in the polls in key swing states. Although he's falling behind in the polls, Trump continues to rally in historically Democratic states like Connecticut. CBS News elections director Anthony Salvanto joins CBSN to discuss.

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FTN: Page 2


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:04:12 -0400

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Missed the second half of the show? The latest on presidential attributes, politics, and the candidates.

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Biden says he's praying for "the right verdict" in Chauvin trial


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:04:00 -0400

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The president said that he is "praying the verdict is the right verdict, which is — I think it's overwhelming, in my view."

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08/14: Salvanto, Collins, Leavitt


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:03:11 -0400

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With less than 90 days until the general election, "Face the Nation" brings you the latest news from the campaign trail, with Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, CBS News Elections Director Anthony Salvanto, a guest panel on presidents, and others.

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Nature: Topiary garden


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:55:11 -0400

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We leave you this Sunday in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, at the Green Animals Topiary Garden - a menagerie fashioned from living plants. Videographer: Henry Bautista

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Athleisure: Activewear steps out


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:52:11 -0400

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Once upon a time, there was Casual Friday; now it's more like Casual 24/7, with workout clothes being worn outside the gym, by both men and women. Marsha Teichner reports on a change in lifestyle that experts say is more than just a fad. (Originally aired May 22, 2016)

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8/13: Historic floods slam the deep South; Rio's "Christ the Redeemer" statue attracts sparks


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:48:14 -0400

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At least two people are dead as historic floods slam the deep South; Rio de Janeiro's "Christ the Reedemer" statue is one of the top sight-seeing attraction for tourists

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Minnesota's attorney general reacts to Derek Chauvin guilty verdict


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:46:49 -0400

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Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison delivered a statement after fired Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder in the death of George Floyd. "I would not call today's verdict justice, however, because justice implies true restoration. But it is accountability, which is the first step towards justice." Watch his remarks.

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U.S. welcomes thousands of new citizens


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:46:12 -0400

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Each year, the United States welcomes nearly 680,000 citizens at naturalization ceremonies. On Thursday, about 6,000 people from 145 countries became citizens at ceremonies in Los Angeles. There's been a surge in citizenship applications this year, partially driven by the desire to vote. Carter Evan's has more.

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More Zika cases reported in Florida


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:44:11 -0400

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Health officials say three more people in Florida have tested positive for locally transmitted Zika bringing the total to at least 28. One of the new patients does not live in the so called "Zika zone" and that has residents and authorities concerned the outbreak area could be expanding. Marlie Hall has the latest.

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Campaign rhetoric stays heated as race rolls on


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:43:10 -0400

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With around 12 weeks until Election Day, the fiery campaign rhetoric shows no signs of easing up. Errol Barnett has more.

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Heat waves blanket 14 states


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:42:12 -0400

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Heat warnings and advisories were posted in 14 states Saturday. Pamela Gardner of WBZ in Boston has more on the severe weather.

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Historic floods slam the deep South


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:41:12 -0400

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At least two people are dead as historic floods slam the deep South. Over a foot and a half of rain has fallen in parts of Louisiana, which is in a state of emergency. More than a thousand people have been rescued. There is also flooding in Mississippi and Alabama. Omar Villafranca has more.

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Judge overturns "Making A Murderer" subject Brendan Dassey's conviction


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:36:10 -0400

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A judge overturned Brendan Dassey's conviction, after determining Dassey's confession was coerced. Dassey is one of the subjects of the Netflix series "Making A Murderer". Criminal defense attorney Randy Zelin explains.

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A-Rod's MLB career possibly over after last game as Yankee


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:34:11 -0400

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The career of one of baseball's brightest and most controversial stars remains up in the air. Alex Rodriguez played his final game as a New York Friday night at Yankee Stadium, but there are still questions about whether his playing days are done. Damon Amendolarah, a host on the CBS Sports Radio Network, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to look back at the twists and turns of A-Rod's career.

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The Dish: Celebrity chef Jeff Mauro


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:33:11 -0400

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Growing up in Chicago, Jeff Mauro had a natural gift for entertaining, keeping his family laughing while exploring his love for food. During the day, he worked in a sandwich shop and at night, he took the stage as Tony in the Chicago production of the hit comedy, "Tony and Tina's Wedding." Along with his thriving TV career -- hosting "Sandwich King" and "The Kitchen -- he launched "Pork & Mindy's," a growing Chicago-area fast casual barbecue chain. Mauro joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share his story and signature dishes.

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How alcohol played a role in America's politics


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:31:11 -0400

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Booze and presidency has a long and illustrious history in the United States. Whether it's President Obama's "Beer Summit" in the Rose Garden or Richard Nixon's famous trip to China, alcohol has been a necessary part of diplomacy. Historian Mark Will-Weber, author of "Drinking with the Republicans," joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share some of the presidents' boozy stories in office.

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Man leaves his church prized collection of cars


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:28:13 -0400

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In May, "CBS This Morning: Saturday" reported on the story about the amazing bequest a church received from one of its parishioners. Mark Albert returned to Eagan, Minnesota, to show Dennis Erickson's prized collection of cars that he left behind for his church, revealed only upon his death.

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How legal pot may have created the heroin outbreak


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:27:14 -0400

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This week, the DEA chose to keep pot on its list of most dangerous drugs, even though more and more states and cities are legalizing or decriminalizing pot use. But few Americans recognize a significant downside to the pot-legalization movement, which is addressed in an article in this month's Esquire magazine. Don Winslow, author of "Horse of the Apocalypse," joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to explain how the legalization of pot drove Mexican drug cartels to the heroin market.

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Deadly flooding slams parts of the South


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:26:19 -0400

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Millions of Americans are bearing the brunt of a stormy and potentially dangerous summer swelter. Heat warnings and advisories are posted in 14 states, while severe thunderstorms are expected from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes. Louisiana remains under a state of emergency, as a slow-moving and deadly storm has left more than a foot of rain since Thursday. Omar Villafranca reports from the hard-hit community of Hammond.

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Morning Rounds: Zika fight, cupping, measles outbreaks


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:25:13 -0400

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CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News medical contributor Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to share the best products to protect against Zika, and other health news.

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Can Donald Trump recover from rough week?


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:24:25 -0400

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Donald Trump has had a rough week, sinking in polls and facing backlash for his controversial remarks. Hillary Clinton has also had a bumpy road, with continued questions about the Clinton Foundation's conflict of interest and favorable treatment of donors. Washington Post columnist Catherine Rampell joins "CBS This Morning" to weigh in on Trump's tensions with the Republican Party and Clinton's tax returns.

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"A moment of accountability": Lawmakers react to Chauvin verdict


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:22:14 -0400

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Chauvin was found guilty on all three counts in the killing of George Floyd.

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Apple unveils new products and colors including purple iPhone


Created: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:48:00 -0400

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New AirTag device will require iPhone iOS 14.5 software which includes long-awaited App Tracking Transparency.

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