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Program helps young African-American pilots earn their wings

The Tuskegee Next summer program teaches teenage African-Americans to fly. The program is named for the Tuskegee Airmen, the legendary World War II group of African-American fighter pilots. Adriana Diaz is with the latest class earning its wings.
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Cows take over quiet suburban street
Four cows were filmed “milking” their moment after invading the sleepy Westside neighborhood of Jacksonville, Florida. According to local news, other farm animals, such as donkeys, pigs and sheep, have been spotted in the area since 2019.
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Doris Roberts, Emmy-winning sitcom icon, dies at 90
Actress Doris Roberts is being remembered for her iconic portrayal of a loving, if overbearing, TV mom. She's best known for playing Marie Barone on the long-running CBS hit show, “Everybody Loves Raymond.” The role defined a career that lasted more than half a century. Gayle King reports.
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Biden welcomes Japan's leader as he rallies allies to counter China
Right now, Japan is one of the few industrialized nations not sanctioning China for human rights abuses. The U.S. would like that to change.
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Charlie Rose talks about his exclusive interview with President Obama
CBS' Charlie Rose sat down with President Obama on Monday, right after Obama spoke by phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin about the Syrian war. The interview also touched on U.S. plans to send more special forces to Iraq to help combat ISIS, and the classified document which may shed light on links between Saudi officials and the September 11 terror attacks. Charlie Rose joins CBSN with more about his conversation with the president.
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Latin American Music Awards: Bad Bunny takes home 5 awards; Carrie Underwood steals the show with David Bisbal
The Latin American Music Awards, hosted by Jacqueline Bracamontes, was a jam-packed night full of unforgettable performances and big wins.       
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Texans brace for more flash floods after deadly storms
Floods have killed at least five in the Houston area, and more flash floods are possible today. CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca joins CBSN from the Houston area with the latest.
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New York will not be an easy win for Clinton
Despite it being her adopted home state, New York will not be an easy victory for the Hillary Clinton campaign. Clinton holds a 10 point lead in the latest CBS News battleground tracker poll. But she faces pressure from Bernie Sanders after his recent primary winning streak and building momentum with enormous rallies throughout New York. CBS' Nancy Cordes joins CBSN with the latest in New York.
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Man fatally shot in Marlow Heights
Another man was injured and taken to a hospital.
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New York's primary may shape the 2016 GOP race
Donald Trump's home state of New York votes today, and he is heading to the polls with a hefty lead. Could a big Trump win give him the push he needs to win the Republican nomination? CBS' Major Garrett has the latest analysis from New York.
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Markets could continue rally; YouTube's new 360 degree videos
The markets could continue their rally today; Netflix's original content pays off; and YouTube's new 360 degree streaming videos. Those headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch's Hena Daniels from the New York Stock Exchange.
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Brooklyn Nets forward LaMarcus Aldridge retires suddenly because of irregular heartbeat
Seven-time All-Star NBA LaMarcus Aldridge has retired from basketball abruptly after he suffered an irregular heartbeat during the Brooklyn Nets' loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday, April 10.
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Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Told Platform "Bad Idea" in 2012. It's Now Worth $60bn
The post has re-emerged following Coinbase's high-profile listing on the Nasdaq stock exchange this week.
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Shooting 'probably only lasted one to two minutes,' police investigator says
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'NCIS' Season 19 Confirmed By CBS—But is Gibbs Coming Back?
"NCIS" has officially been confirmed by CBS for Season 19. Here's what we know about the next season, and whether Mark Harmon will be back as Leroy Jethro Gibbs.
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Bellator 257 live and official results (6 p.m. ET)
Bellator 257 takes place Friday, and you can join us for a live video stream and official results beginning at 6 p.m. ET (3 p.m. PT).       Related StoriesBellator 257 breakdown: What changes in Vadim Nemkov vs. Phil Davis championship rematch?Julia Budd eager to rematch Cris Cyborg: 'That loss is something I want to get back'Julia Budd eager to rematch Cris Cyborg: 'That loss is something I want to get back' - Enclosure 
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Tokyo 2020: High ranking Japanese official does not rule out cancellation of Olympics amid Covid
A high-level Japanese official did not rule out the cancellation of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The country has been battling a surge in Covid-19 cases in several regions amid a stalling vaccine rollout. CNN's Selina Wang reports.
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Bellator 257 discussion thread
Bellator 257 takes place Friday in Connecticut, and you can discuss the event here.       Related StoriesBellator 257 live and official results (6 p.m. ET)Bellator 257 breakdown: What changes in Vadim Nemkov vs. Phil Davis championship rematch?Julia Budd eager to rematch Cris Cyborg: 'That loss is something I want to get back' 
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Obama on call with Putin, Syria and foreign policy doctrine
There are calls to re-start Syrian peace talks after opposition leaders asked for a timeout. Increased fighting in Syria in recent days indicates a possible crumbling of the partial cease-fire, brokered by the United States and Russia in February. President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on the phone Monday about the crisis. “CBS This Morning” co-host Charlie Rose interviewed the president at the White House, just after the call.
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Ted Cruz Calls Joe Biden 'Soft on Russia' As Admin Imposes New Sanctions
The GOP senator pointed to the absence of sanctions targeting a nearly complete Russian-German gas pipeline.
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Boston bombings survivors mark milestone by completing marathon
A man and woman from Ethiopia won the 120th Boston Marathon Monday, but the celebrations included a pair of American runners and Boston bombing survivors. Adrianne Haslet and Patrick Downes completed this year’s race with prosthetic legs. Don Dahler reports on how they completed the race that changed their lives.
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Frantic search for Ecuador earthquake victims continues
The death toll from the devastating earthquake in Ecuador of at least 413 people is expected to rise. One American is among the dead. Rescuers from around the world are traveling to the South American country to help search for victims. More than 2,600 people were hurt, and up to 100,000 may need aid. David Begnaud reports from Portoviejo, Ecuador.
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Jenna Marbles, Julien Solomita Engagement Prompts Joyful Praise from Fans
"A little while ago, I asked Jenna to marry me, and she said yes," Solomita confirmed on a Twitch stream. "So, we are engaged."
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How to spot ATM skimming fraud
Your bank account could be at risk of a scam that is growing in popularity -- ATM skimming. Your bank card can be duplicated then used for purchases without your knowledge. New data show incidents of the crime have increased by more than 500 percent in one year. CBSN's Josh Elliott reports.
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5 things to know for April 16: Indianapolis, coronavirus, police violence, Cuba, UK
Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day.
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The postcard that came home after 70 years
Leora Krygier bought a postcard written by a World War II British solider at a LA thrift store in 2003, and embarked on a year-long, continent-spanning mission to track down its writer.
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4/18: Floodwaters wash over Texas; Abandoned buildings in Baltimore torn down in effort to improve landscape
Houston filled up like a bathtub with a broken faucet as a relentless storm dumped more than a foot of rain on Texas; Now, a program is working to change the city's landscape
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Franklin Graham's Prayer Call for Mike Pence Receives 'Traitor' Responses From Followers
Gab users refused to wish the former VP a speedy recovery and continued to criticize him for not helping Donald Trump overturn the 2020 presidential election results.
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11 NFL teams that might turn heads by picking a quarterback in 2021 draft
The teams with the top three picks in this year's NFL draft are all expected to select quarterbacks. But who else might be in the market for a passer?       
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COVID-19 blamed for large increase in US deaths
New U.S. government data show the country saw around 600,000 more deaths than usual during a 13-month span. COVID-19 was blamed for most of those deaths.
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Ecuador desperate to dig out survivors after devastating earthquake
Ecuador is still trying to find survivors after Saturday's 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Ecuador. Much of the country is littered with debris and rubble from collapsed buildings. CBS News correspondent, David Begnaud joins CBSN with the latest from Ecuador.
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Gustavo Dudamel is Paris Opera's next music director. What does this mean for L.A.?
The L.A. Phil's artistic leader has been appointed music director in Paris, where he will join one of the most celebrated opera companies in the world.
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Brood X is almost here. Billions of cicadas to emerge in eastern US
Brood X is on its way. Love is in the air this spring, and billions of cicadas soon will appear in the eastern United Statesin in the biggest emergence event since 2004. The insects are expected from Tennessee to New York.
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Will Hillary Clinton win Tuesday's New York primary?
Heading into Tuesday's NY primary, Hillary Clinton holds a 10-point lead over Bernie Sanders. But could Sander's campaign momentum be enough to close the gap with the front-runner? USA Today senior political reporter Heidi Przyblya joins CBSN with the latest.
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Storms bring life-threatening flooding to Texas
Torrential rain slammed parts of Texas, flooding streets, trapping cars and threatening homes. CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca joins CBSN with more on the forecast ahead.
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Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton look for victory in crucial NY primary
Stakes are high for Democrats and Republicans in the New York primary. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are leading in the state ahead of Tuesday's voting. CBS News Congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes and CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett join CBSN to discuss the crucial primary.
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Giant radio pulses and X-ray surges are coming from the Crab Nebula
Using the NICER telescope on the International Space Station, researchers determined that the pulsar in the Crab Nebula releases millisecond-long pulses of radio waves, called giant radio pulses, that are accompanied by X-ray surges.
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Democrats, after slamming Trump for upending ‘norms,’ now eyeing sweeping changes of their own
Democrats, throughout the Trump administration, warned about how the 45th president was a threat to democracy and to the norms of the country -- but since he left office many have dedicated themselves to breaking down a different set of norms and democratic standards currently in place.
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Watch: Reporter helps rescue driver from flood
As floods slam the Southern plains, one rescue was caught on camera in Houston, as a reporter jumped into action after a man drove his car into a flooded street. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers has more.
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Dogecoin price soars more than 100% to new record after Elon Musk tweets
For the second time this week, Dogecoin has hit a milestone. And this time around, it may be thanks to Elon Musk.
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Dogecoin price soars more than 100% to new record after Elon Musk tweets
For the second time this week, Dogecoin has hit a milestone. And this time around, it may be thanks to the world's richest man.
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Alabama football lost some star power, so watching national champions try to repeat will be fascinating
Alabama, which plays its spring game Saturday, lost last year's Heisman winner. And the teammate who finished third. And the teammate who was fifth.       
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Chicago releases video of fatal shooting of teen
Chicago's police review board released body camera video on Thursday of a police officer's fatal shooting of teenager Adam Toledo last month. (April 16)      
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Supreme Court hears arguments over Obama's immigration actions
The eight-member U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in a case that tests the limits of presidential power. At issue is President Obama's executive actions on immigration reform. Jan Crawford has more.
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Candidates make final push before New York primaries
The latest CBS News Battleground tracker shows former New York Senator Hillary Clinton with a 10-point lead over Brooklyn native Bernie Sanders. On the Republican front, New York businessman Donald Trump leads with more support than all of his competitors combined. Nancy Cordes and Major Garrett report.
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Recovery efforts begin after Ecuador earthquake
A massive recovery effort is underway in Ecuador after Saturday's devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake. The search for survivors continues even as the first funerals were held. David Begaud reports.
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Daunte Wright shooting: Is progressive push putting due process in jeopardy?
The right to due process – protected under the U.S. Constitution – has transformed into a point of contention in the Minnesota city of Brooklyn Center after former Officer Kim Potter fatally shot 20-year-old Daunte Wright during a traffic stop, evoking several consecutive nights of civil unrest that has spilled into Minneapolis.
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President Obama on U.S. troops in Iraq, classified 9/11 report pages
President Obama sat down with "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie Rose on Monday, where they discussed the decision to send more U.S. troops to Iraq, and if the mysterious 28 pages of 9/11 documents should remain classified.
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POLITICO Playbook: Pelosi’s big headache — and the Post’s black-box editor search
And Democrats step up the pressure on Biden’s refugee cap.
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