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Prince Andrew steps back from public duties for "foreseeable future" -- The prince further angered the public in a BBC interview on Saturday. -- updated 52M ago

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10-YEAR-OLD DIES DAYS AFTER BEING SHOT AT FOOTBALL GAME -- Charges against Alvin Wyatt, one of several people charged in connection with the shooting, were upgraded to murder

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Prince Andrew steps back from duties -- In an unprecedented statement, Prince Andrew said he would "step back" from public duties for the foreseeable future. It comes just 72 hours after an interview with the BBC about his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein. Imtiaz Tyab reports. -- updated 8M ago

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Former Baltimore mayor charged -- Baltimore's former mayor, Catherine Pugh, is facing 11 counts of fraud, tax evasion and conspiracy. It all stems from a children's book she wrote. Jeff Pegues reports. -- updated 7M ago

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Capitals puppy training to be a service dog -- Captain the puppy is a new mainstay with the Washington Capitals. He's training to become a service dog, because if a dog can handle being around a loud arena, he can handle anything. Chip Reid has more. -- updated 21M ago

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Democrats gather for fifth debate -- It's debate night for the Democrats running for president and 10 candidates will take to the stage this time. Mayor Pete Buttigieg is poised to be the focus, given his new standing in Iowa. Ed O'Keefe reports. -- updated 8M ago

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Pence denies Sondland's claims that he knew of Ukraine dealings -- In a statement released by the vice president's office, Pence "never had a conversation with Gordon Sondland about investigating the Bidens, Burisma, or the conditional release of financial aid to Ukraine based upon potential investigations."

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Pompeo responds after Sondland says he knew of push for Ukraine investigations -- "I know precisely what American policy was with respect to Ukraine," Pompeo said. "I was working on it, and I'm very proud of what we've accomplished"

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Ex-U.K. consulate staffer says Chinese police tortured him -- Simon Cheng says he was hooded, beaten, deprived of sleep and chained to a frame by agents seeking info on pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong

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Organizations cutting ties with Prince Andrew after Epstein interview -- Universities, charities and a major bank distance themselves from the royal after his effort to quash claims of sexual misconduct backfired spectacularly

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Amnesty International says more than 100 killed in Iran protests -- The Iranian regime has cut internet and phone lines, making figures impossible to confirm, but they call reports of mass casualties "disinformation"

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For grandfather charged in girl's cruise ship death, video could be key -- The accident on the Royal Caribbean cruise ship was caught on surveillance camera, but the video has not been released

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Maria Ressa: "Our dystopian present is your dystopian future" -- Ressa was among a group of journalists recognized by Time magazine as 2018's Person of the Year

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Why farmers may want to paint their cows with zebra stripes -- Some people thought the stripy cattle in a Japanese pasture were a practical joke, but the science behind the camoflaged bovines could save farmers big money

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Israel carries out "wide-scale" strikes on Iranian targets in Syria -- Defense chief says deadly strikes were a message to Iran: "Any place you dispatch your tentacles, we will chop them off."

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Two U.S. troops killed in helicopter crash in Afghanistan -- Officials promptly dismiss Taliban claim that it downed the craft but say the cause of the crash is being investigated

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Woman risks her life to save a koala -- At least six people have died and hundreds of homes have been destroyed by bushfires. -- Nov 19

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Cities urge boycott of meat companies linked to Amazon fires -- Lawmakers in the two biggest U.S. cities want to cut ties with businesses involved with beef imports from Brazil -- Nov 19

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Hong Kong protester: "This university is not the last battle" -- In the makeshift infirmary at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, volunteer medics said they've treated more than 100 injuries -- Nov 19

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Female CEOs? OK. Female presidents? Not so fast -- In world's biggest economies, women are generally seen as fit to lead companies but not a government, a study of gender perceptions reveals -- Nov 19

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Nearly 3/4 of transgender people slain since 2017 killed with guns -- "Transgender violence is a gun violence issue," says Everytown for Gun Safety researcher

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Jussie Smollett sues Chicago claiming malicious prosecution -- The actor's claims come in a countersuit against the city which is suing him to recover more than $130,000 that police say was spent on its investigation into Smollett's claim that he was beaten

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Popular - CBSN Originals | Speaking Frankly: Porn - With smartphones and wireless internet, gaining access to pornography has never been easier for young people. But experts say early exposure to porn can "rewire" young people's brains, distort their views of sexual behavior, and even contribute to dating violence. Now, educators are trying to find ways to teach kids how to think critically about porn to help them foster healthier relationships. Nov 15 - 23:05

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CBSN Originals | Speaking Frankly: Dating Apps -- Dating apps offer seemingly endless potential matches at your fingertips, turning an intimate experience into something that feels more like a video game. But because users hide behind virtual profiles, it's easy to ghost, harass, and view others as non-human - and now that bots are populating these platforms, some actually are. As the industry continues to grow, some experts question whether dating app companies are really interested in helping people find love, or if they have an incentive to keep people in an endless cycle of searching and matching without any real connection. -- Nov 7

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