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Covid-19 live updates: More Americans are getting their boosters than first vaccine doses

The number of Americans getting coronavirus vaccine boosters is outpacing the number of those getting their first vaccine shots, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Eric Adams’ planned international trip now up in the air due to COVID-19 Omicron variant
Adams was going to head out of the country to an unknown destination from Nov. 30 through Dec. 8, sources said. The trip had not previously been reported.
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China blowback looms for Schumer’s Innovation and Competition Act
Beijing warns that U.S. tech and competitiveness legislation will “gravely damage America's own interests.”
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Mike Lindell Accuses 'Attack Media' of 'Making a Mockery' of Proposed Election Lawsuit
"I'm frustrated. I've had it," the pro-Trump CEO said Sunday after his much-touted Supreme Court lawsuit wasn't filed by his self-imposed deadline.
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New York Times columnist says he has 'high tolerance' for inflation in 'white-hot economy'
New York Times columnist David Brooks tells PBS he encourages the economy to continue heating up, inflation included.
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The attacks on the 2024 election are already underway
Joshua A. Douglas warns readers of the foundation of another potential coup in 2024, and argues that if left untouched, it will shatter democracy as we know it.
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Travel nearly back to pre-pandemic levels
An estimated 53 million Americans traveled for Thanksgiving, up nearly 13% from 2020. Bradley Blackburn reports.
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Actress Rita Moreno on her favorite actor, her prized possession and more
In a series of rapid fire questions, the award-winning actress tells Bill Whitaker who the most influential person in her life is and talks about her love of acting.
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Carrie Meek, pioneering Black former congresswoman, has died
Meek, the grandchild of a slave and a sharecropper's daughter who became one of the first Black Floridians elected to Congress since Reconstruction, died Sunday. She was 95.
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Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Faces Hospital Crisis: 85% of Inpatient and ICU Beds Occupied Statewide
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) faces a statewide hospital crisis as 85 percent of the state's inpatient beds and ICU beds are occupied.
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Why Rita Moreno thought the original “West Side Story” film wouldn’t do well at the box office
Rita Moreno recalls telling “West Side Story” co-star George Chakiris that she thought the 1961 film would struggle at the box office. It won 10 Oscars including best picture.
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Rita Moreno shows off the accolades from her decorated career
Actress Rita Moreno shows 60 Minutes correspondent Bill Whitaker her awards. She was only the third person to EGOT.
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Vaccine deadline looms as thousands of service members could face disciplinary action
All U.S. service members must be fully vaccinated by Monday. With 91% of all members vaccinated, the Marines have the lowest vaccination rate of all service branches. David Martin reports.
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Two cases of Omicron variant detected in Canada, govt says
Two cases of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, first detected in Southern Africa last week, have been confirmed in Canada, provincial health officials said on Sunday.
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Scientists working to determine severity of Omicron COVID variant
With little information to go on at the moment, scientists are assessing just how dangerous the newest COVID-19 variant is. Meanwhile, cases are surging in parts of the U.S. with lagging vaccination rates. Lilia Luciano has more.
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Kathy Hochul holds solid lead over Letitia James in NY governor poll
Hochul leads James 40 percent to 17 percent among primary voters, with 7 percent of Democrats supporting the potential bid of Mayor Bill de Blasio or Public Advocate Jumaane Williams, who is a candidate.
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Jets' Zach Wilson throws awful interception in win over Texans
Rookie quarterback Zach Wilson led the New York Jets to a 21-14 road win over the Houston Texans on Sunday, but early in the first quarter, the BYU product may have thrown the worst interception of the NFL season.
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Prince Charles was the royal who asked about complexion of Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's firstborn, book says
A new book about the British royals claims that Prince Charles was the one to infamously speculate about the complexion of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s firstborn son, Archie.
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Jets report card: Win doesn’t hide glaring problem
Grading the Jets' 21-14 win over the Texans in Houston on Sunday.
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"CBS Weekend News" headlines for Sunday, November 28, 2021
Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Weekend News with Meg Oliver."
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U.S. to impose new travel restrictions on southern African countries
The U.S. on Monday will join the European Union in imposing strict new travel restrictions on South Africa and several other countries in response to the new Omicron COVID-19 variant. Debora Patta reports.
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MLB free agency roundup: Marcus Semien heads to Rangers; Byron Buxton inks Twins extension
The Texas Rangers sign infielder Marcus Semien to a seven-year, $175 million contract in a busy day of signings on Sunday.      
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How Lesley Stahl got up close with mountain gorillas in Rwanda
The 60 Minutes correspondent recounts her challenging trip to report on Rwanda’s mountain gorillas.
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Toddler, who went missing after father's pick up truck wound up in a river, found dead
Two-year-old Emma Sweet was found three miles downstream from where her father had been found by duck hunters on Friday.       
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Letters to the Editor — Nov. 29, 2021
The Issue: The City Council’s drive to let green-card and work-visa holders vote in NYC elections. It’s bad enough that President Joe Biden wants to compensate illegal immigrants who were separated at the border, but now the City Council wants to allow non-citizens to vote (“Green card voters,” Nov. 24). What kind of Alice in...
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Giants report card: A defensive masterclass
Grading the Giants' 13-7 win over the Eagles on Sunday.
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Michael Cohen: Donald Trump Is Guilty of 'Crimes' -- They Can Indict Him Tomorrow
Former Donald Trump attorney Michael Cohen said on NBC's "Meet the Press" that the investigations into the Trump Organization by both the Manhattan DA's office and New York Attorney General Letitia James already had enough evidence of crimes to indict the former president.
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The latest in the January 6 investigation
The House select committee investigating the January 6 US Capitol riot is touting their extensive number of interviews and subpoenas, but a court hearing Tuesday may determine how far lawmakers are able to go.
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Next week on 60 Minutes: Go inside iconic fashion house Gucci
On the next edition of 60 Minutes, Sharyn Alfonsi travels to Rome and meets Alessandro Michele, creative director for Gucci.
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Texans' Justin Reid 'shocked' by healthy scratch ahead of loss to Jets
Houston Texans safety Justin Reid was “shocked” to learn he would be a healthy scratch in Sunday’s game against the New York Jets, a matchup that resulted in Houston's ninth loss of the season.
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Man Convicted of Raping 'Lovely Bones' Author Alice Sebold Exonerated After Film Producer Re-Investigates the Case
Author Alice Sebold's movie project about her 1981 rape is imploding after a producer's personal investigation of the incident led to exoneration for the man who was convicted for it.
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Milwaukee Bucks are set to sign free agent DeMarcus Cousins to one-year deal
The Milwaukee Bucks and free agent DeMarcus Cousins have agreed to come together on a non-guaranteed, one-year deal.       
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'The Equalizer' Season 2 Episode 8 Release Date: When the CBS Show Returns in 2022
Have no fear fans of The Equalizer, Episode 8 is coming to screens a lot sooner than you may think.
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Our Open Relationship Has Revealed Something Disturbing About My Husband’s “Preferences”
I really don’t know how to deal with this.
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Waukesha restaurant donates all of day's sales to help parade victims, raises about $15,000
Joseph Sifnaios, co-owner of The Coop restaurant in Waukesha, Wisconsin, said his establishment was able to raise about $15,000 for the victims of last Sunday's Christmas parade tragedy.
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The Capitals are alone in first place after an impressive 4-2 victory at Carolina
The Capitals lost a two-goal third-period lead but prevailed on Dmitry Orlov's power-play winner in a 4-2 victory over the Hurricanes.
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Bucs' Vita Vea loses tooth, mouth bloodied in win vs. Colts
Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Vita Vea will need some dental work after Sunday.
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Biden’s special-interest science: Only airlines escape his vax mandate
Effective January White House-ordered Occupational Safety and Health Administration directive requires you to get a vaccine or a weekly test — or be fired from your job.
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Rangers signing Marcus Semien to seven-year deal as Yankees’ shortstop market thins
One shortstop option is off the board for the Yankees.
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NYC man predicts he’ll dodge bail after 3 busts in 36 hours — and he’s right
Brooklyn homeless man Agustin Garcia, was busted three times in just 36 hours last week, boasting to NYPD cops that he would dodge bail at each turn because he “didn’t have a record.”
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The Capitals are alone in first place after an impressive 4-2 victory at Carolina
The Capitals lost a two-goal third-period lead but prevailed on Dmitry Orlov's power-play winner in a 4-2 victory over the Hurricanes.
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Virgil Abloh, menswear designer for Louis Vuitton, dies of cancer
Virgil Abloh, the artistic director of menswear for Louis Vuitton and founder of fashion label Off-White, has died at 41 of a rare form of cancer.
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Acosta: GOP lawmaker is 'doctor of disinformation' for the far right
Dr. Jonathan Reiner and Jim Acosta discuss a tweet from Rep. Ronny Jackson (R-TX) in which he claims the omicron variant was made up to help Democrats in the 2022 midterm elections.
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Why (and how) Fabricio Werdum sees Ciryl Gane beating Francis Ngannou at UFC 270
Former UFC heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum weighs in on the Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane title bout at UFC 270.       Related StoriesDustin Poirier tells Conor McGregor to 'keep talking' as rival claims unfinished businessDustin Poirier tells Conor McGregor to 'keep talking' as rival claims unfinished business - EnclosurePaul Felder says MMA fighters are a 'sensitive group,' details UFC commentary struggles 
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Long Beach Poly to face Gardena Serra in crowd-pleasing CIF state bowl game
Santa Ana Mater Dei will play San Mateo Serra in CIF Open Division championship game.
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GOP Rep. Nancy Mace 'Wrong and Reckless' for COVID Vaccine Comments on Fox News: Surgeon
"In some studies that I've read, natural immunity gives you 27 times more protection against future COVID than a vaccination," the congresswoman said Sunday.
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Body of missing 2-year-old girl found in Indiana river
She was missing since her father was pulled from his partially submerged truck.
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Doctors Says Omicron Patients Have “Mild” Symptoms But Experts Warn It’s Far Too Early to Know
The World Health Organization says it will take anywhere from several days to several weeks to understand the true severity of the new COVID-19 variant.
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Tributes pour in for Sondheim, the greatest theater composer-lyricist of our time
“He’s the reason so many of us got into this line of work.”
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