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Petula Clark: Still "Living for Today"

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“Don’t Sleep in the Subway” was a big hit for Petula Clark in 1967. Now she’s hitting the road again, and speaking to Michelle Miller FOR THE RECORD. If any pop song instantly brings back the ’60s, it’s “Downtown.”  It took Petula Clark to the top of the charts. This …

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Tropical storm leaves 120 dead in Philippines

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Last Updated Dec 23, 2017 12:46 PM EST ZAMBOANGA, Philippines — A tropical storm in the southern Philippines unleashed flash floods that swept away people and houses and set off landslides, reportedly leaving more than 120 people dead and 160 others missing, officials said Saturday. Most of the deaths from …

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Zoo euthanizes oldest male polar bear in North America

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CHICAGO — Some sad news before the holidays. Brookfield Zoo near Chicago made the decision Friday to euthanize Aussie, the oldest male polar bear in an accredited North American zoo, CBS Chicago reports.  Zoo officials say Aussie was euthanized Friday after staff determined that “it was the right time” as his …

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Feds bust alleged ISIS-inspired Christmas Day attack

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Federal officials say they’ve arrested a man who they say was planning a terror attack on Christmas Day in San Francisco in support of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), CBS News justice correspondent Paula Reid reports. Everitt Aaron Jameson, 26, has been charged with providing material support …

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Bruce McCandless, iconic spacewalker, dies

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Former astronaut Bruce McCandless II, a retired Navy captain and son of a Medal of Honor recipient who joined NASA during the buildup to the Apollo program, served as capsule communicator when Neil Armstrong took his historic first step on the moon and later flew in space twice during the …

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Feds bust alleged Christmas Day attack in San Francisco

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Federal officials say they’ve arrested a man who they say was planning a terror attack on Christmas Day in San Francisco in support of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), CBS News justice correspondent Paula Reid reports. Everitt Aaron Jameson, 26, has been charged with providing material support …

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Man with Alzheimer's still striving to make new music

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PORTLAND, Ore. — We may have the perfect Christmas story. It’s about a musical gift that was lost, then found. To welcome us to Portland, Oregon, 68-year-old Steve Goodwin would like to play one of his songs for you. You have no idea how much he would like to play …

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New info about woman accused of killing mom, taking baby

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HOUSTON — A Houston woman accused of killing a mother and kidnapping her six-week-old baby told investigators the victim was already dead when she arrived at the home Tuesday, reports CBS affiliate KHOU, citing prosecutors’ statements in court. The murder suspect, 28-year-old Erika Miranda-Alvarez, had recently been pregnant and was …

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Symphonies cut ties with conductor accused of sexual misconduct

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SAN FRANCISCO – The stellar career of world-renowned conductor Charles Dutoit has come crashing down in the wake of sexual assault accusations by three singers and a musician. Symphonies from Boston to Sydney have severed ties with the maestro, and he has cancelled guest appearances with other major orchestras. The …

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