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GOP lawmakers can't give examples of why states need anti-transgender sports bills

CNN's Sunlen Serfaty reports on the trend across the country with 26 Republican-lead states proposing anti-transgender sports bills.
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Donald Trump raises fears of violent protests if he doesn't get nomination
Republican front-runner Donald Trump has raised the possibility there could be violent protests if he wins the most delegates but does not become the presidential nominee. Trump says the possibility of a contested convention shows the Republican nominating system is "rigged." With more, Real Clear Politics' Caitlin Huey-Burns and CBS' senior political editor Steve Chaggaris join CBSN.
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Hedgehogs to cuddle at Japanese cafe
A cafe in Japan offers customers hedgehogs to hold while sipping their coffee or tea.
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Supreme Court hears case on Obama's immigration policy
The Supreme Court hears arguments today on President Obama's controversial immigration policy that allows some illegal immigrants to apply for legal status in the United States. With analysis on this major executive action, CBS' Paula Reid joins CBSN from Washington, D.C.
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Obama being pushed to allow 9/11 families to sue Saudis
A classified portion of the 9/11 report known as the "28 pages" contains details that may connect some members of the Saudi royal family to Al Quaeda and the Septemeber 11 terror attacks. Some victims' families want to sue the Saudi government. CBS' Chip Reid explains from the White House.
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Humans solve problems by adding complexity, even when it’s against our best interests
The study’s findings are especially relevant in the realm of public policy, where the simplest solution is often the hardest to spot.
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Country star Carly Pearce released a powerful revenge album — and it’s not what you would expect
Carly Pearce, who will perform Sunday on the ACM Awards, opened up about her personal life on her new record "29."
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Even if the pandemic abates, FitXR thinks home fitness is the future
FitXR launched a subscription plan to its virtual gym with the idea that at-home fitness is here to stay.
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Mall department stores were struggling. The pandemic has pushed them to the edge of extinction.
Half the country’s remaining mall-based department stores are expected to shutter by 2025.
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Why do the Oscars matter?
The Oscars have never seemed so inconsequential. Here's what significance they actually hold.
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As the tourism industry returns, 3 million workers wait for a callback
Even as travel returns, some big companies are making do with fewer employees, leaving millions of workers out of a job.
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Security tight at the Boston Marathon
The Boston Marathon is underway today, and security is a top priority. In 2013, two bombs exploded near the marathon's finish line, killing three and leaving dozens injured. CBS' Jeff Pegues is at the marathon to explain how authorities are keeping the city safe.
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Man seeks pals he once persuaded to ship him around the world in a crate
Homesick while working in Australia, Brian Robson didn't have enough money to travel home to Wales. So he came up with a madcap idea: Ship himself in a crate via airfreight to London for a fraction of the fare.
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Carolina Herrera's creative director on fashion post-pandemic
On "Facing Forward," Margaret Brennan talks with Carolina Herrera Creative Director Wes Gordon on fashion post-pandemic
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Science journalist says earth is on "verge of another mass extinction"
The New Yorker's Elizabeth Kolbert spoke to CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett this week on "The Takeout" podcast.
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Biden Shouldn't Stop at Afghanistan Troop Withdrawals | Opinion
By arguing that U.S. troops must police and protect the nations of the world, we dismiss the autonomy of foreign civilians and fail to view them as capable of determining their own political affairs.
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Three District teenagers, each 18, plead guilty to day-long spree of eight armed carjackings Oct. 26
Teens have driven a brutal spike in carjackings, even before March’s unrelated fatal attack on food delivery driver.
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Leap started as a hobby. Now, it’s a multimillion-dollar platform.
The app is used by contractors to manage projects such as roof replacements and kitchen remodels.
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Donald Trump calls nomination process "rigged" as Ted Cruz cuts into delegate lead
Republican front-runner Donald Trump continued his feud with the RNC over the weekend, calling the presidential nomination process "rigged" and "crooked." With analysis, CBS' Major Garrett talks with CBSN from the Trump Tower in New York City.
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Free food for paying your taxes; another drop in oil prices; and Amazon's new Prime deal: #CBSNBusiness headlines
It's Tax Day -- and taxpayers can find discounts and even free food at certain chains; oil prices have fallen sharply; and Amazon revamps its Prime offerings. Those headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch's Hena Daniels from the New York Stock Exchange.
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Last week, coronavirus killed 3 people every minute in Brazil
Experts warn Brazil could soon suffer an "unimaginable loss of lives" if it doesn't change course in its fight against coronavirus. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports from Sao Paulo.
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9 Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Sentenced For 2019 Protests
Nine activists and lawmakers were sentenced to prison terms Friday for their participation in the 2019 anti-government protests.
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Female NBA union chief breaks basketball's glass ceiling
The NBA brought in more than $5 billion in revenue last season, a more than 60 percent jump over the past decade. The average player salary is a little more than $4 million a year. All the players now depend on Michele Roberts, a woman who is making history while fighting for their future. Jericka Duncan spoke with the first female head of a major American sports union.
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Are you an "approval junkie"?
In nearly seven years as a contributor for CBS’ “Sunday Morning,” Faith Salie has looked at some of the biggest pop culture questions, from the downside of too many selfies to the meaning of “vocal fry.” Salie joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss her new book, “Approval Junkie: Adventures in Caring Too Much," where she reveals that developing confidence without seeking validation from others was an uphill battle.
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Novak Djokovic's clay-court campaign is up and running -- but not in the way he wanted
Novak Djokovic had been on an unbeaten 10-match run to start 2021 in which he'd lifted his ninth Australian Open title.
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How to fight back against mobile spying
On Sunday's "60 Minutes," a group of hackers demonstrated just how easy it is to gain access to a camera on a cellphone. CNET's Dan Ackerman joins "CBS This Morning" to give tips on how to prevent this from happening.
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Think You’re Smarter Than a Slate Copy Editor? Find Out With This Week’s News Quiz.
Test your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
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Arsenal star recovering after contracting malaria
Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been recovering in hospital after catching malaria whilst on international duty.
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Sanders on NY primary, superdelegate controversy, 28 pages
The latest CBS News Battleground Tracker poll shows Hillary Clinton leading Bernie Sanders by 10 points in New York. On the eve of the key New York primary, Sanders joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss what he thinks is his path to victory in the 2016 race, his tax returns, and why he supports legislation on allowing 9/11 victims' families sue the Saudi government.
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How I Finally Kicked My Most Wasteful Kitchen Habit
I used to tear through paper towel rolls. No more!
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Video Shows Russian Fighter Escort U.S. Military Plane Over the Pacific
The MiG-31 accompanied the RC-135 over Kamchatka in Russia's far east as tensions rise between Washington and Moscow.
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Novak Djokovic's clay-court campaign is up and running -- but not in the way he wanted
Novak Djokovic had been on an unbeaten 10-match run to start 2021 in which he'd lifted his ninth Australian Open title.
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Novak Djokovic's clay-court campaign is up and running -- but not in the way he wanted
Novak Djokovic had been on an unbeaten 10-match run to start 2021 in which he'd lifted his ninth Australian Open title.
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Apple's $200 million fund aims to fight climate change and boost business
Apple has announced a $200 million investment fund designed to remove carbon emissions from the atmosphere and support sustainable forestry — and to generate financial returns for the company.
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Kyrsten Sinema Is the Shiniest Wrench in the Senate’s Gears
Is it time to pack the Supreme Court yet? Not according to Nancy Pelosi’s sundial.
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4/17: Hundreds killed by massive earthquake in Ecuador; Restaurant staffs kitchen with refugees
The strongest earthquake to hit Ecuador since 1979 has left more than 230 dead and several hundred injured after striking 100 miles northwest of the country's capital; A business is giving asylum seekers in New York the opportunity to connect through a universal language: food
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Restaurant staffs kitchen with refugees
A business is giving asylum seekers in New York the opportunity to connect through a universal language: food. Jamie Yuccas reports.
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Bank regulators give failing grades to five of country's biggest banks
Federal regulators judging bank contingency plans for bankruptcy gave failing grades this week to five of the country's biggest financial institutions. The grades are part of the the Dodd-Frank reforms. Jill Schlesinger explains.
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NCAA’s transfer changes are good for athletes and challenging for coaches. Seems fair.
A ton of college basketball players are looking to change schools. So what?
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Rikers Island
Lack of adequate training and a rising mentally ill population have made an already bad situation in the New York City jail worse. Bill Whitaker reports on why a U.S. attorney is intervening.
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Michigan GOP official blames maskless colleagues for his covid-19: ‘Masks and vaccines shouldn’t be political’
Jason Watts said roughly 70 people attended the meeting, few wearing masks, before several party members were diagnosed with covid-19.
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'The Falcon and The Winter Soldier' Episode 5 Post-credit Scene Explained
"The Falcon and The Winter Soldier" episode 5 ended by hinting that John Walker will become a classic Marvel superhero on the Disney+ show.
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Plane allegedly crashes into drone during landing in London
The pilot of a British Airways flight carrying 132 passengers said they hit a drone while landing at Heathrow airport on Sunday. The plane landed safely and was eventually cleared for its next flight, but the threat of drones buzzing around airports continues to grow. With analysis, former NTSB chairman Mark Rosenker joins CBSN.
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Ecuador earthquake survivor describes deadly event
Brian Bayer was about 200 miles south of the epicenter of Ecuador's 7.8 magnitude earthquake. The death toll of the quake is at least 230 as of Sunday morning. Bayer is working in Ecuador as a teacher, and joined CBSN by Skype to discuss his experience with the earthquake.
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Is Facebook trying to stop Trump from becoming the next president?
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg attacked Republican front-runner Donald Trump at the Facebook F-8 company-wide summit. Now there is chatter that the social media company's employees may be playing a part in the 2016 race. With more, tech editor Tim Stenovec joins CBSN.
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LAPD begins new task force to stop street racing
Los Angeles police officers say they've seen an uptick in car crashes attributed to street racing. Because of that, the department is rolling out a new task force to crack down on the illegal sport. Chris Martinez has more.
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Boston police ready for everything on eve of marathon
Runners and spectators at Monday's Boston Marathon will see 5,000 police officers lining the route. Security is high following the recent terrorist attacks in Europe. Jeff Pegues has a report.
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The Backstory: Nancy Pelosi's No. 1 lesson on power: 'Nobody's going to give it to you. You've got to take it.'
In a new book by Susan Page, Pelosi talks about her mother, her leadership, the "Squad" and tearing up Trump's speech.      
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"Most consequential Speaker since Sam Rayburn": Susan Page on why she wrote about Pelosi
It's not her gender, but her "mastery as a legislator" that sets Pelosi apart says Susan Page about her new book on Nancy Pelosi, "Madam Speaker."       
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