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Judge in Manafort case won't unseal juror names, says he's received threats

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"I don't even go to the hotel alone," Judge T.S. Ellis told the court

Stevie Wonder reveals his last words to Aretha Franklin before she died

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In an emotional interview, a fellow music legend remembers the Queen of Soul's "sincerity" and influence

Trump nixes military parade over costs, says he'll go to Paris instead

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"Now we can buy some more jet fighters!" the president tweets after accusing local politicians of price-gouging; D.C. mayor fires back

Olympic star and wife turn tragedy into platform for change

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In June, Emmy, the 19-month-old daughter of Olympic gold medal ski racer Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, drowned in a swimming pool

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The best movies of 2018

This list of the best of 2018 includes independent flicks and blockbusters

72 years later, melting glacier uncovers crashed U.S. WWII plane

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Among the passengers were high-ranking U.S. service members traveling with relatives

How Smokey Robinson met Aretha Franklin, his childhood friend and "ace"

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They met long before they were stars, growing up in the same neighborhood in Detroit

ISIS is the newest and deadliest front in Pakistan's long war on terror

Pakistan's security personnel worry that hundreds of Pakistanis who are unaccounted for after traveling to join ISIS' "caliphate" have gone underground, waiting to strike

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How Aretha Franklin "synthesized" multiple musical genres

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Jon Batiste, the bandleader for "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," says "there's a master class in every song that she's recorded"

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Trump suspects DOJ official's clearance will be revoked "quickly"

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The president called Bruce Ohr a "disgrace"

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Trump asks jailed pastor to be "patriot hostage" as U.S.-Turkey feud escalates

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Turkish court rejects American Andrew Brunson's appeal for release as U.S. and Turkey exchange new threats of sanctions

Slain Colorado mom thought husband "could be cheating," friends say

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33-year-old Christopher Watts was arrested on suspicion of killing his family in Colorado

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Top former intelligence bosses sign letter supporting John Brennan

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George Tenet, Michael Morell and 10 other leading intelligence figures blast President Trump and defend the former CIA chief

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Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

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Christopher Watts, husband of Shanann Watts, who was pregnant, is charged with killing her and their two young daughters

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Would Kavanaugh rule that Trump can't be indicted?

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Chief Counsel and Policy Director at the Judicial Crisis Network Carrie Severino was interviewed on "The Takeout" to break it down

Czech ambassador to U.S. once killed crocodile with knife

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Czech Ambassador to the United States Hynek Kmonicek once killed a crocodile with a knife. "At the end, diplomacy is about human relations," he told CBS News' Kylie Atwood. See more of her interview with him on CBSN's "Red & Blue" here.

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Woman accusing Rep. Keith Ellison of abuse speaks out

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Karen Monahan said she has a video of an incident in which her ex-boyfriend, Rep. Keith Ellison, allegedly dragged her

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A "giant among giants": Sam Moore remembers his friend, Aretha Franklin

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The "Queen of Soul" is being honored by fans, including her friend Sam Moore

How Aretha Franklin's "Respect" became one of the greatest songs of all time

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"Respect" was a song that was for the times, but one that remained as timeless as ever

Thursday, Aug 16

Bodies believed to be pregnant mom and kids found, officials say

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Chris Watts has been arrested in connection with the disappearance of his wife, Shanann Watts, and their two young children in Colorado

Former Bush adviser: Trump revoking Brennan security clearance is "disturbing"

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Former homeland security and counterterrorism adviser to President George W. Bush calls the decision "unprecedented"

Aretha Franklin, "Queen of Soul," is dead at 76

The legendary singer was best known for her enduring hits like “Respect” and “A Natural Woman”

Trump links yanking John Brennan's security clearance to Russia probe

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President tells Wall Street Journal investigation is "rigged witch hunt" and ex-CIA chief Brennan and others "led it"

Wednesday, Aug 15

Weed-killing chemical linked to cancer found in some children's breakfast food

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A number of popular breakfast foods marketed to children may contain a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer.

Primary night takeaways: Diverse Democrats and Trump wins

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Tuesday was a night of firsts for many Democrats and a night of victories for Trump-leaning candidates

Eye Opener: Massive coverup in the Catholic Church

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In a bombshell report about Catholic priests sexually abusing more than 1,000 children, a grand jury accuses bishops, including a current cardinal, of covering it all up. Also, shoppers flee in panic after a gunman shoots several people…

"I would call her the life blood": Aretha Franklin's pastor opens up about her vibrant spirit

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The pastor at New Bethel Baptist Church says the legendary singer never forgot her roots

Tuesday, Aug 14

Omarosa: Tape has Trump campaign aides spinning use of N-word

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President Trump says former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault-Newman lied when she called him a racist who has said the N-word on tape. But a new recording, obtained by CBS News overnight, seems to back up Omarosa's story that several…

Eye Opener: Flash floods threaten millions in Northeast

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Flash flooding forces dramatic rescues and evacuations in the Northeast. Also, a driver plows into a security barrier outside the British Parliament, injuring a number of people. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your…

Theft of plane by airline employee highlights insider threats

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Authorities are still trying to figure out why Richard Russell took a plane at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport for a fatal ride Friday night

20M under flash flood watches across the East

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Parts of New Jersey saw extreme flooding, and in central Pennsylvania, the fire department had to field calls by boat

Monday, Aug 13

Longtime FBI special agent fired after sending text messages bashing Trump

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Peter Strzok became the face of everything wrong with the FBI for the president and his allies

Accused Golden State Killer to be charged for first murder in 1975

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Detectives say Joseph DeAngelo's criminal behavior escalated in Visalia, California, from sadistic burglar to notorious serial killer

Young women weigh in on women in politics and on Ivanka Trump

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CBS News / Refinery29 surveyed women 18-35 years of age: They're more likely to say focus on #MeToo will improve things in the long run; they also shared thoughts on president's daughter

Counter-protesters far outnumber white nationalists at D.C. rally

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"Unite the Right" event was held year to day after violent clashes in Charlottesville

Sunday, Aug 12

Sen. Tim Scott says Trump taking "positive steps" in right direction on race

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South Carolina senator discusses president's rhetoric, policy action regarding race in America one year after violence in Charlottesville

Robotic exoskeletons: Helping paraplegics walk again

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Many who have lost the use of their legs could benefit from life-changing devices that enable them to stand and walk, but are finding huge hurdles to actually access them

Heather Heyer's mom: "No place for hate. Don't respond to violence"

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Susan Bro says it's "difficult to say" if the country has made progress in the year since her daughter's death

Rep. Chris Collins suspends re-election campaign

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Rep. Chris Collins, R-New York, has announced that he is suspending his re-election campaign. Collins was recently indicted on charges of insider trading. Errol Barnett reports.