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Google's Play Pass app subscription service is now available

Subscription services have taken over music and movies, and now they're coming to games and apps too. In August we heard that Google was in the final stages of testing its new Android app subscription service called Play Pass, its equivalent of Apple...
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White House feeling confident as Democrats "failing" to make case for Trump's impeachment
CBS News White House producer Fin Gomez joins CBSN's "Red and Blue" with analysis as the Senate concludes day three of its impeachment trial against President Trump. He spoke to members of the Trump administration who say Democrats are "failing to make the case" to impeach the president.
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Senators worry that asking for new impeachment trial witnesses could create lengthy executive privilege debate
Sen. Ted Cruz said calling for any additional witnesses or documents would "substantially prolong" the Senate impeachment trial.        
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US firefighters killed while battling Australia wildfires ID’d as veterans
The three US firefighters killed in a plane crash while battling blazes in Australia were identified as two C-130 pilots and a flight engineer who worked for a private firefighting company, authorities said. The firefighters — Ian MacBeth of Montana, Paul Hudson of Arizona, and Rick DeMorgan of Florida — all died when the C-130...
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Senators running for president work to engage voters as impeachment trial continues
Four senators running for president are working to engage voters despite taking time off of the campaign trail for the impeachment trial. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns; CBS News political contributor and Republican strategist Leslie Sanchez; and CBSN political contributor and Democratic strategist Joel Payne join CBSN's "Red and Blue" to discuss.
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California homes evacuated after ‘hundreds’ of military explosives found in residence where 70-year-old man died
Surrounding homes in a Northern California neighborhood were evacuated Thursday after emergency responders found hundreds of military explosives inside the residence of a 70-year-old man who died of apparently natural causes.
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Serena Williams upset by Wang Qiang in third round of Australian Open
Serena Williams was upset by Wang Qiang in the third round of the Australian Open. Serena had been vying for her record-tying 24th Grand Slam win.      
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DraftKings user sues MLB over Astros sign-stealing scandal
A DraftKings player filed a class action lawsuit against the MLB and two of its teams on Thursday — accusing them of creating an unfair gambling platform by turning a blind eye to the recently uncovered sign-stealing scandal. Fantasy baseball contests from 2017 — when the Houston Astros first used electronic equipment to steal signs...
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Stan Van Gundy is studying brother Jeff for his TV transition
Stan Van Gundy is entering the next phase of his career. The former Magic and Pistons coach is transitioning from the studio to the booth, where he will be the game analyst for TNT’s new Tuesday night package alongside play-by-play man Ian Eagle. The chance to call games was “one of the biggest reasons” why...
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#YangSurge Trends After Latest Emerson Poll Ranks Andrew Yang 4th Nationally Among 2020 Candidates
After an Emerson poll was released Thursday which put entrepreneur Andrew Yang in fourth place among Democratic presidential candidates, the hashtag #YangSurge became a trending topic on Twitter.
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Dean: If Trump gets reelected, we'll have an unchecked president
Former Nixon White House counsel and Watergate whistleblower John Dean discusses the possible future implications of President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial.
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Three-alarm fire breaks out at popular city-owned building in Chinatown
A 3-alarm fire broke out in Chinatown Thursday night, tearing through a city-owned building that houses multiple non-profit organizations and a senior center, officials said. The blaze erupted about 8:45 p.m., engulfing the top two floors of the five-story building on Mulberry Street near Bayard Street, according to the FDNY. Two firefighters and one civilian...
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House Dems says Trump lawyer “contradicts” DOJ in McGahn lawsuit
The Democrats’ counsel flagged to the U.S. Court of Appeals comments made during the impeachment trial.
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Schiff gets choked up during emotional speech
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) gets choked up during day three of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump and says Trump could do "a lot" of damage in the time leading up to the 2020 election.
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Caroline Wozniacki heads to retirement after Australian Open ouster
MELBOURNE, Australia — Caroline Wozniacki’s farewell tour at the Australian Open is over. The 2018 champion lost her third-round match 7-5, 3-6, 7-5 to Ons Jabeur at Melbourne Arena. Wozniacki said late last year that she would retire from the game after the Australian Open in order to spend more time with her family and...
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Eli Manning will be remembered as the ultimate teammate
My initial reaction: They could have done without him. Stick with Kerry Collins, take left tackle Robert Gallery with the No. 4 pick in the 2004 NFL Draft, do not give up two first-round picks and one third-round pick and move forward as a franchise without Archie’s son and Peyton’s younger brother. They were not...
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Antonio Brown surrenders to police in Florida: report
Antonio Brown, the former NFL wide receiver, surrendered to police in Florida on Thursday in relation to an arrest warrant stemming from allegations that he threw rocks at a moving truck and assaulted the driver, TMZ reported.
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Impeachment managers dissect abuse of power charge in making case against Trump
• Dems use 1999 video of Lindsey Graham to bolster case against Trump • Berman slams GOP senators' behavior
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Kamala Harris Reportedly Weighing up Endorsing Joe Biden After Former VP Said He'd Consider Her As His Running Mate
One day after Harris dropped out of the 2020 race, a reporter asked Biden whether he'd consider Harris as his running mate. "Of course I would," he responded.
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Man trapped in sewer for two days
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Bricks And Mortar wins horse of the year
Bricks And Mortar is top horses but only one California horse — Storm The Court — wins an Eclipse Award. Last year the region won eight.
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Bill Murray will return as Peter Venkman in 'Ghostbusters: Afterlife'
The haunting questions of whether Bill Murray and Peter Venkman will return to "Ghostbusters: Afterlife" have been answered.        
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Las Vegas is ditching its ‘What happens here’ slogan
Everyone knows that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. But Sin City is reportedly set to update its famous motto with a new spin, seventeen years after the famous tourism campaign launched. Steve Hill, president and CEO of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, has tweeted that the marketing gimmick will be unveiled...
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Laura Ingraham: Adam Schiff is claiming he can read minds during Senate impeachment trial
Laura Ingraham took aim at House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., and the Democratic impeachment managers Thursday for their latest presentation during President Trump's Senate impeachment trial.
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China province at center of virus outbreak asks for more money
China's central province of Hubei, which is at the center of a coronavirus outbreak, has sought more financial support from the central government, officials of the provincial capital, Wuhan, said on Friday.
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What's on TV Friday, Jan. 24: 'American Housewife' on ABC
What's on TV Friday, Jan. 24: 'American Housewife' on ABC; 20/20: Christopher Smith; Senate Impeachment Trial of President Donald Trump
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Opinion: Diversity in NFL's Super Bowl LIV officiating crew provides significant marker
At a time when it's really needed, the NFL's officiating crew for Super Bowl LIV between the 49ers and Chiefs will feature a majority of minorities.      
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Nets prove they are no match for LeBron James and Lakers
The Nets saw this five-game stretch as a test to see where they stood against the NBA’s elite. They’re not going to like the answer. The Nets went winless in this grueling stretch against the league’s playoff favorites, the last arguably the toughest. They got beaten 128-113 by LeBron James and the Lakers on Thursday...
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Nearly 100,000 Gallons of Red Wine Spill Into Los Angeles-Area River After Tank at Vineyard Springs a Leak
The Rodney Strong Vineyards reports that no one was hurt during the spill.
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Shares hold ground as China virus fears persist; euro hits seven-week low after ECB
Asian shares held their ground on Friday as trade slowed for the Lunar New Year, despite investors fears that a new coronavirus in China could spread faster as millions of people would be traveling over the week-long holiday.
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The vulgar scam leagues, TV networks are running on right-minded fans
Don’t let them push you from the high road. You’re neither crazy nor alone. Hardly. One day, likely too late, those who run sports, TV and other forms of media will discover that those who know and choose right over wrong should never have been dismissed as unimportant. But until the realization that the decent-minded...
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Dan Gainor: In Trump impeachment coverage, anti-Trump media embrace Democratic hero
The anti-Trump media are sparing no effort to proclaim their love for their hero in the Trump impeachment drama – House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif.
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A Deal to Trade Impeachment Witnesses Won’t Help Remove Trump.
Democrats display their command of the evidence they already have, but there's no good way to get more.
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Mark Levin: Schiff, Nadler, and other 'mobsters' are the ones 'interfering' in a presidential election
Talk show host Mark Levin told "Hannity" Thursday that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., is the government figure who is interfering in a presidential election, not President Trump.
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HHS forgets to renew Trump’s opioid emergency declaration
"This was a clerical error," a spokesperson said.
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Taylor Swift fans line up hours before Sundance documentary premiere
Fans lined up hours before the premiere of Taylor Swift’s documentary, “Miss Americana,” at the Sundance Film Festival.
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After GOP Blocks New Evidence, Fox News Says There's No New Information in Trump's Senate Impeachment Trial
After Senate Republicans blocked the introduction of new evidence at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, Fox News repeatedly criticized Democrats for failing to present new evidence at the trial.
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L.A. Mayor Garcetti foresees progress on homelessness via talks with HUD Secretary Ben Carson
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti hopes to reach a preliminary agreement with the Trump administration on a joint plan to help combat the city's swelling homeless crisis
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Trump says he'll release Middle East peace plan soon
"I'd love to be able to do that deal. They say that's the hardest of all deals," the president said of peace in the Middle East.
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Wuhan virus does not appear to be as deadly as SARS, Singapore PM says
Singapore's prime minister said on Friday that the city-state was well prepared to tackle the Wuhan flu virus, adding that it did not appear to be as deadly as the 2003 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) pandemic.
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Martín Ortega explica en un documental por qué substrajo la camiseta de Tom Brady en el Super Bowl LI
El exdirector de un periódico en México, fue el protagonista de un documental en el que se explica cómo un robo de una camiseta se convirtió en un drama internacional geopolítico
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Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial
Democrats are using an unprecedented number of video clips of congressional hearings and, most notably, Trump himself, in an effort to hammer home their arguments.
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Reporter's Notebook: Trump's Senate impeachment trial could boil down to one word – 'pettifogging'
Democrats think the president committed “high crimes and misdemeanors.” And whether it’s allowed on the floor or not, Republicans think Democrats are just pettifogging Trump.
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New Jersey health officials evaluating patient for possible case of Coronavirus
Health officials in New Jersey were evaluating a patient for a possible case of the the deadly new coronavirus on Thursday night. Hackensack Meridian Health officials confirmed a person was being checked out. The patient is a 25-year-old woman who was taken to the hospital on Thursday evening by the Edgewater Emergency Medical Services, EMS...
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Raucous Galaxy fans greet Chicharito's arrival; he also is met by title expectations
Mexican striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernández is the Galaxy's latest big-name, big-salary acquisition, and fans are excited. With hoopla comes expectations.
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Tucker Carlson Says Vindman Should 'Go Work for Ukraine,' Nunes Suggests He 'Will at Some Point'
Fox News host Tucker Carlson said Thursday that impeachment hearing witness Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman should "go work for Ukraine" to which Representative Devin Nunes said, "Maybe he will at some point."
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Boy beaten, another stabbed in fight near Lake Balboa middle school
Police are investigating the fight as an assault with a deadly weapon.
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Dr. Marc Siegel on coronavirus: 'I would really urge people not to travel to China right now'
Fox News medical analyst Dr. Marc Siegel joined "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday to give an update on the coronavirus that originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan and has spread to several other countries, including the United States.
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