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“Moms 4 Housing” group hopes to bring attention to California’s growing homeless rate


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 19:14:26 -0500

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On Saturday, a group of mothers went to the extreme to spotlight the homeless crisis in California. An estimated 151 thousand people are homeless in the Golden State. Carter Evans reports.

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U.S. federal agencies on high alert as new cases of Coronavirus spread in China


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 19:01:31 -0500

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China is confirming new cases of the deadly Coronavirus. With the virus now spreading across Southeast Asia, federal agencies in the U.S. are on high alert at airports nationwide. Danya Bacchus reports.

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"CBS Weekend News" headlines for Saturday, January 18, 2020


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 18:52:58 -0500

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Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on "CBS Weekend News with Omar Villafranca."

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Impeachment managers say Trump's misconduct is danger to national security


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 18:21:00 -0500

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The president's legal team argues the articles of impeachment themselves are "constitutionally invalid on their face."

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Impeachment managers, Trump lawyers to debate rules on Tuesday


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 17:34:32 -0500

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The White House defense team and House managers will argue the resolution laying down the rules for the trial, not senators.

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Winter storm affecting millions in the Midwest is headed for the Northeast


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 16:59:32 -0500

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All flights in and out of Chicago's O'Hare Airport were halted Friday night.

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Lawmakers condemn conditions faced by asylum-seekers in Mexico


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 15:50:24 -0500

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Members of a congressional delegation described the squalid conditions faced by the asylum-seeking families and children they met in Matamoros, Mexico.

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National Archives apologizes for editing Women's March photo


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 15:40:12 -0500

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"We made a mistake," the Archives said in a press release.

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Who's on Trump's impeachment legal team? Here's the list.


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:48:00 -0500

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"President Trump has done nothing wrong and is confident that this team will defend him, the voters, and our democracy from this baseless, illegitimate impeachment," the White House said.

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Watch live: LSU Tigers celebrate national championship victory with parade


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:17:00 -0500

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The victory marked the team's fourth national title in the school's history.

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Saturday Sessions: Son Little performs "About Her. Again"


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:15:29 -0500

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Born to a preacher-father, Son Little first started playing music on the basement piano in his family's church. He found his expression in R&B and soul, and won a Grammy for producing a Mavis Staples album, as his own recording career took off. As he begins a world tour, he'll release his latest studio album, "Aloha," later this month. Son Little visited "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to perform "About Her. Again."

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House managers deliver articles of impeachment to Senate


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:58:21 -0500

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The votes have been taken, the players are named and the stage is set for the historic impeachment trial of President Trump. Late Wednesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi signed the articles of impeachment. Nancy Cordes has the latest.

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Social media companies review political ad policies as 2020 race heats up


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:58:03 -0500

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Social media companies are updating and revising their political ad policies. One platform that's received backlash is Facebook, which is standing firm on its position to not fact-check politicians' statements. Sara Fischer, Axios media reporter, joined CBSN to break down what she's learned from Democratic and Republican campaign strategists.

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This week on "Sunday Morning" (January 19)


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:27:00 -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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2020 Women's March


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:17:12 -0500

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The 2020 Women's March is the fourth annual.

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Kidnapped 14-year-old girl alerted friends of her location on Snapchat


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 12:42:19 -0500

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"Where am I?" the girl messaged friends.

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SpaceX delays dramatic Crew Dragon abort test


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 12:20:00 -0500

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Dramatic SpaceX in-flight abort test is intended to clear the way to send astronauts to the International Space Station.

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Space X launch scrubbed, flight aims to test safety procedures


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 11:34:47 -0500

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Space X is gearing up for a crucial test that could help send astronauts to space from U.S. soil for the first time in nearly a decade. The unmanned Dragon capsule will intentionally break off from the Falcon 9 rocket minutes after liftoff Sunday. The unmanned in-flight abort test aims to prove Space X can return astronauts to safety in the event of an emergency. Mark Strassman reports from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, where Saturday's launch was postponed due to weather.

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More arrests of white supremacist group members


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 10:20:41 -0500

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More members of a violent white supremacist group were arrested in Georgia on Friday, fueling concerns that a rally to be held Monday at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., attracting pro-gun activists, may turn violent. Correspondent Jeff Pegues reports from Richmond.

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Long-lost Klimt masterpiece found after two decades


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 10:17:41 -0500

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"Portrait of a Lady," painted around 1916 by the Austrian master Gustav Klimt, went missing from a gallery in the Italian city of Piacenza nearly 23 years ago. This week the art world was stunned when it was announced that the painting had turned up in a most unusual fashion. Correspondent Seth Doane reports from Rome.

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Thomas Jefferson, architect


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 10:12:46 -0500

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An exhibition at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Va., illustrates both the brilliance of the Founding Father's vision and what, to many, is an unforgivable blind spot

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Dangerous winter storm threatens half of Americans


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:48:02 -0500

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Heavy snow and strong winds have blown across the Dakotas, Iowa, and parts of Minnesota as a large and dangerous winter storm affecting millions in the Midwest heads for the Northeast. Travel advisories have been issued. Meteorologist Jeff Berardelli has the latest forecast.

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The Dish: Italian cuisine master Lidia Bastianich


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:37:59 -0500

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When Lidia Bastianich and her husband opened a restaurant, she started out hosting, but soon made her way into the kitchen – and that was the start of a stellar career. She's now the driving force behind four restaurants and a half dozen Eataly food emporiums in major U.S. cities. The Emmy-winning host of TV cooking shows, as well as the author of 13 best-selling cookbooks (including her latest, "Felidia: Recipes From My Flagship Restaurant"), Bastianich joined "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to talk about her love of Italian cuisine.

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Trump's legal team prepares for impeachment trial


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:37:01 -0500

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President Trump's legal team for his impeachment trial is taking shape. It will be led by White House counsel Pat Cipollone and the president's personal attorney Jay Sekulow, along with Alan Dershowitz, Ken Starr and others. CBS News' Natalie Brand, McClatchy congressional reporter Emma Dumain, and AP White House reporter Jill Colvin joined CBSN with the latest developments.

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Cheating: As old as sports itself


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:35:55 -0500

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The fallout from Major League Baseball's sign-stealing scandal has already cost three managers and a general manager their jobs. It has also called into question the legitimacy of the Houston Astros' 2017 World Series title. While the scandal has rocked baseball to the core, it turns out cheating is as old as sports itself. "CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-host Dan Jacobson reports.

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Sea urchin population explodes off West Coast


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:22:45 -0500

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They may be small creatures, but sea urchins have become a big problem in our oceans. Due to an ecological imbalance, they're devouring marine habitats off America's West Coast and elsewhere, impacting other species. Help may be on the way from a unique partnership between scientists and a seafood company. Correspondent John Blackstone shows us how they're looking to turn a menace into a meal.

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Saturday Sessions: Son Little performs "Suffer"


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:18:57 -0500

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Born to a preacher-father, Son Little first started playing music on the basement piano in his family's church. He found his expression in R&B and soul, and won a Grammy for producing a Mavis Staples album, as his own recording career took off. As he begins a world tour, he'll release his latest studio album, "Aloha," later this month. Son Little visited "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to perform "Suffer."

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Evelyn Yang, Andrew Yang's wife, says she was sexually assaulted


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:14:41 -0500

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Yang revealed that when she was seven months pregnant with her first child in 2012, she was sexually assaulted by her OB-GYN during an exam.

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The Dish: Lidia Bastianich shares Italian recipes


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:03:42 -0500

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She is the driving force behind four restaurants and half a dozen Eataly food emporiums

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Saturday Sessions: Son Little performs "Hey Rose"


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 09:01:19 -0500

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Born to a preacher-father, Son Little first started playing music on the basement piano in his family's church. He found his expression in R&B and soul, and won a Grammy for producing a Mavis Staples album, as his own recording career took off. As he begins a world tour, he'll release his latest studio album, "Aloha," later this month. Son Little visited "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to perform "Hey Rose."

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Turning an ocean menace into a meal


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:54:35 -0500

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As kelp forests off America's West Coast are being decimated by voracious urchins, threatening other species' survival, a unique partnership between scientists and a seafood company hopes to turn a menace into a delicacy

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Thomas Jefferson, architect


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:36:55 -0500

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Thomas Jefferson is revered as America's third president, first secretary of state, and the main author of the Declaration of Independence. What's less well-known is his role as an architect who helped shape the look of early America. An exhibition at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia is exploring that legacy in a very modern way. Correspondent Brook Silva-Braga reports on Jefferson's influence on architecture, and on the upcoming dedication at the University of Virginia – a campus he designed – of a memorial to "enslaved laborers."

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JFK watercolors go up for auction


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:36:01 -0500

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A well-known doodler, President John F. Kennedy also painted as a way to relax, even finding time to take out his brushes during the heated 1960 presidential campaign. Now, for just the second time, watercolor paintings by JFK are going up for sale as part of a huge collection of Kennedy memorabilia at Boston's RR Auction House. "CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-host Michelle Miller reports.

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Harvey Weinstein trial preview: Jury is picked


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:26:55 -0500

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Jury selection in the Harvey Weinstein trial wrapped on Friday, with opening arguments expected to begin next week in New York City. The former movie mogul is accused of rape and other sexual misconduct involving two different women. Attorney Jesse Weber, host on the Law and Crime Network, who's been closely following the proceedings from inside the courtroom, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" for a preview.

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New details revealed in college bribery scandal


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:21:02 -0500

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More details are emerging about how actress Lori Loughlin and her husband allegedly bribed their daughters' way into USC, as prosecutors in a massive college admissions scandal made public more than 500 pages of documents never released before. Correspondent Carter Evans reports

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Eye Opener: Millions impacted by dangerous winter storm


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:07:34 -0500

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Plus: U.S. airports have begun screening passengers from China after a deadly new virus is discovered. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.

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Who's who on Trump's legal team


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:06:18 -0500

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As the Senate's impeachment trial of President Donald Trump gets underway this week, we are learning who will be defending the president, and his legal team includes several controversial figures. Correspondent Nikole Killion reports from West Palm Beach, Florida, as the president's legal counsel and impeachment managers from the House of Representatives prepare this weekend for the upcoming Senate trial, with opening arguments due to start this Tuesday.

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What to expect as impeachment trial commences


Created: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:06:17 -0500

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New York Magazine national correspondent Gabriel Debenedetti joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the impeachment trial of President Doanld Trump, and how new revelations about the Ukraine scandal, and election-year politics, may affect the Senate proceedings.

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Four teachers sue Delta Air Lines over California fuel dump


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 23:31:28 -0500

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At a news conference, the teachers described the fuel as drizzling down like raindrops with "overwhelming" fumes.

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1/17: CBS Evening News


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 23:07:52 -0500

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Avalanche kills skier as winter storm targets the Midwest and Northeast; Son's graduation was one man's dying wish

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1/17/20: CBSN Evening News


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:32:29 -0500

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Trump assembles his impeachment legal team; School arranges son's early graduation for father

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Trump's impeachment defense team announced


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:30:31 -0500

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President Trump’s impeachment trial is likely to begin next Wednesday. The president will choose high-profile and controversial lawyers to defend him. Ben Tracy reports.

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U.S. will screen passengers from China for new illness


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:01:42 -0500

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There is growing concern about a rare, flu-like virus that has caused at least two deaths and has spread from China to other countries in Asia. Errol Barnett reports.

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Can R.E.M. stop Trump campaign from playing its songs?


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:49:35 -0500

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Iconic rock band the latest artists to object to their music being used at political events for President Donald Trump.

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House Democrats release more materials from Lev Parnas


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:17:21 -0500

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Democrats released texts exchanged between Parnas and Rudy Giuliani and another set between Parnas and a staffer for Representative Devin Nunes.

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Jury selected for Harvey Weinstein's rape trial


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:01:42 -0500

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Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial in New York now has a jury. The 12-person panel, consisting of seven men and five women, was seated Friday. The disgraced movie mogul is accused of raping a woman in 2013, and sexually assaulting another woman in 2006. Weinstein denies the allegations and has pleaded not guilty. Attorney Jesse Weber joined CBSN with more.

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Trump's legal team set for impeachment trial


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:01:41 -0500

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Republican stragegist Lauren Claffey and Democratic strategist Michael Starr Hopkins joined CBSN to break down how the Senate impeachment trial will impact both Washington and the campaign trail for the next few weeks.

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Pete Buttigieg goes on the road ahead of Iowa caucuses


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:01:41 -0500

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Pete Buttigieg has held at least nine events since Tuesday's Democratic primary debate in Iowa. Jack Turman joined CBSN for this edition of 2020 Daily Trail markers with more on Buttigieg's plans leading up to the Iowa caucuses.

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Dying man surprised by special graduation for his son


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 19:56:22 -0500

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His son Blake will still have to finish out his final year of high school. But the milestone has now been marked, and the memory sealed.

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What's ahead in the impeachment trial of President Trump


Created: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 19:25:00 -0500

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The impeachment trial is set to begin in the Senate on Tuesday, overseen by Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts.

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