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Mandy Patinkin Studied Bob Simon's Kidnapping for 'Homeland' Research - Posted November 17, 2014
"60 Minutes" senior foreign correspondent Bob Simon visited "Homeland" star Mandy Patinkin on location in South Africa. For today's "60 Minutes Overtime" web exclusive, Patinkin took Simon and crew on a tour of the "Homeland" set, which S... [TVNewser]

'With All the Trash on TV These Days the Quality of War Coverage is Astonishing' - Posted April 24, 2014
In his 47 years at CBS News, "60 Minutes" correspondent Bob Simon has covered 35 overseas conflicts: from Vietnam to Iraq. In 1991, he was held captive by Iraqi forces for 40 days during the first Persian Gulf War. With 25 Emmys and four Peabodys, he's the m... [TVNewser]

The P.M. Ticker: NSA, '60,' Rapid... - Posted March 25, 2014
Tonight on FNC's "Special Report" Bret Baier has an exit interview with outgoing NSA director Gen. Keith Alexander. Baier asks Alexander what the NSA really has in terms of personal emails or content in their databases. 11.3 million people watched Sunday's "60 Minutes" making it the ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: YouTube Suit, Boston Run, '60' Win - Posted March 18, 2014
Google and Viacom announced the resolution of a 7-year-old lawsuit. Viacom sued YouTube for $1 billion in 2007 alleging 160,000 unauthorized Viacom clips were on YouTube. "This settlement reflects the growing collaborative dialogue between our two companies on important opportunities, and we look forward to working more closely together," a joint... [TVNewser]

On Al Jazeera's Global Day of Action, Bob Simon Recalls His Time in Iraqi Prison - Posted February 28, 2014
CBS News correspondent Bob Simon, who was captured and held for 40 days by Iraqi forces in the opening days of the Gulf War, has added his voice to those of journalists ... [TVNewser]

Networks Schedule Weekend Specials on Nelson Mandela - Posted December 6, 2013
The broadcast and cable networks are scheduling special coverage on the death of Nelson Mandela this weekend. Here's what they have planned so far. NBC's ... [TVNewser]

Bob Simon Attacked on Assignment...By a Bee - Posted October 14, 2013
Getting stung by a bee while on assignment should be a piece of cake for a guy who was held hostage for 40 days in Iraq. For "60 Minutes" last night Bob Simon reported on the beleaguered city of Detroit, and the people determined to bring it back from bankruptcy. During... [TVNewser]

CBS News Turns The Camera On Its Own: Bob Simon - Posted February 19, 2013
CBS News correspondent Bob Simon has been covering the Israeli-Palestinian conflict since the early 1970s. In a segment for 60MinutesOvertime.com, CBS News profiles Simon and his storied career a a foreign correspondent, in Israel and beyond. Although Simon's reporting has not always p... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Nielsen, '60 Minutes Sports', Willis - Posted December 18, 2012
Nielsen has struck a pair of deals that greatly increases its (already enormous) reach and influence. This morning it acquired its biggest competitor, Arbitron, and yesterday it inked a deal with Twitter to create a ne... [TVNewser]

16 Million Watch '60 Minutes' Making it #6 Show of the Week - Posted December 4, 2012
A last second Steelers win over the Ravens helped propel "60 Minutes" into the Top 10 last week. 16.15 million viewers made "60" the 6th most-watched program of the week. Sunday's show featured Steve Kroft's investigation of for-profit h... [TVNewser]

For Second Year in a Row, Broncos-Patriots Give Boost to '60 Minutes' - Posted October 9, 2012
Drawing nearly 16 million viewers, CBS's "60 Minutes" was the #3 show of the week -- its highest weekly ranking since December 18, 2011, when the show was #2 for the week and had a New England Patriots / Denver Broncos lead-in. It just so... [TVNewser]

Former CBS News Tel Aviv Bureau Chief Michael Rosenbaum Dies - Posted May 18, 2012
Michael Rosenbaum, CBS News producer and one-time Tel Aviv bureau chief has died. Rosenbaum, who spent 27 years at CBS News, died at home in Manhattan last night of a brain tumor diagnosed last September. He was 64. "Michael was a great... [TVNewser]

'60 Minutes' is #6 Show For the Week - Posted April 24, 2012
Venerable CBS News magazine "60 Minutes" was the sixth most-watched TV show of the week last week. Topped only by singing shows, dancing shows and "NCIS," "60" drew almost 13 million viewers and was Sunday's #1 show households and viewers. The broadcast drew 12.96 million viewers and scored a household 8.3 rating/14... [TVNewser]

Bob Simon Calls out Israeli Ambassador to U.S. in '60 Minutes' Report - Posted April 23, 2012
Veteran CBS News correspondent Bob Simon experienced something while reporting a "60 Minutes" piece last night, that he'd never before. His story was on Christian residents leaving the Holy Land and the causes behind it: Islamic extremism? Israeli occ... [TVNewser]

Fox 'Mole' Joe Muto Booked For CNN's 'Reliable Sources' - Posted April 14, 2012
Former Fox News producer Joe Muto will be an "exclusive" guest on CNN's "Reliable Sources" on Sunday. Muto is the FNC staffer who leaked reports from inside the network to Gawker this week. A preview: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fox 'Mole' Joe Muto Booked For CNN's 'Reliable Sources' - Posted April 14, 2012
Former Fox News producer Joe Muto will be an "exclusive" guest on CNN's "Reliable Sources" on Sunday. Muto is the FNC staffer who leaked reports from inside the network to Gawker this week. A preview: ... [FishbowlNY]

Fox 'Mole' Joe Muto Booked For CNN's 'Reliable Sources' - Posted April 14, 2012
Former Fox News producer Joe Muto will be an "exclusive" guest on CNN's "Reliable Sources" on Sunday. Muto is the FNC staffer who leaked reports from inside the network to Gawker this week. A preview: ... [TVNewser]

Longtime CBS News correspondent Richard Threlkeld Killed in Car Crash - Posted January 13, 2012
Richard Threlkeld, who spent 25 years as an anchor and correspondent at CBS News, was killed this morning ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Longtime CBS News correspondent Richard Threlkeld Killed in Car Crash - Posted January 13, 2012
Richard Threlkeld, who spent 25 years as an anchor and correspondent at CBS News, was killed this morning ... [FishbowlNY]

CBS News Remembers Andy Rooney: 'The Oracle of West 57th St... Apparently, God needed a writer' - Posted November 5, 2011
Words of condolence following the passing of Andy Rooney, from his CBS colleagues. Leslie Moon... [TVNewser]

Divine intervention or good storytelling? '60 Minutes' Easter broadcast up 24% - Posted April 25, 2011
According to Nielsen Fast National overnight ratings, "60 Minutes" drew 10.32 million total viewers last night, up +24% from last Easter's 8.3 million. Last night's show featured a two-part Bob Simon story on the Mo... [TVNewser]

Bob Simon drinks 20-year-old Scotch off 2,000-year-old glacier - Posted March 7, 2011
If you watched "60 Minutes" last night, you might have caught a Bob Simon profile of innovative wildlife filmmaker John Downer. The piece brought Simon and his crew to the Arctic circle, where robo... [TVNewser]

Lara Logan Returns to '60 Minutes' - Posted February 20, 2011
CBS News chief foreign correspondent Lara Logan returned to "60 Minutes" tonight, if only in the show's open. Logan was released from a Washington hospital last Wednesday after it was revealed a day earlier that she'd been ... [GalleyCat]

Lara Logan Returns to '60 Minutes' - Posted February 20, 2011
CBS News chief foreign correspondent Lara Logan returned to "60 Minutes" tonight, if only in the show's open. Logan was released from a Washington hospital last Wednesday after it was revealed a day earlier that she'd been ... [TVNewser]

'60 Minutes' 6th for the Week - Posted October 12, 2010
•CBS' "60 Minutes" was the sixth most-watched show on TV last week. Sunday's program, with an assist from the Titans-Cowboys game, drew 15.02 million Total Viewers and had its best A25-54 (4.7/12) and A18-49 (3.7/10) delivery since January. The show featured Steve Kroft's report on high frequency stock trading, a ... [TVNewser]

'60 Minutes' Producer Heads to 'Dateline NBC' - Posted August 17, 2010
"60 Minutes" producer Solly Granatstein is departing the CBS News flagship program for "Dateline NBC" this fall, TVNewser has learned, where he will be an investigative producer. Granatstein, who mostly works in investigative, international, an... [TVNewser]

'60 Minutes' is the Week's #7 Show - Posted April 13, 2010
For the third time in four weeks, 60 Minutes ranked in the top ten network prime time shows. Sunday's program drew a 9.7 rating and an 18 share. That makes it the seventh most popular show for the past week. 15.03 million viewers watched Steve Kroft's interview of John Gotti, Jr.... [TVNewser]

Simons Help Keep '60 Minutes' in Top 10 - Posted February 2, 2010
There was no NFL lead-in this week, but CBS' "60 Minutes" drew 12.33 million total viewers this Sunday and finished at #8 among television programs for the week. Lara Logan reported on Green Berets in Afghanistan and ... [TVNewser]

'60 Minutes' in Top 10 Again - Posted December 8, 2009
In a special Simon & Simon episode of "60 Minutes" -- correspondent Bob Simon reported on ex-NBA referee Tim Donaghy and Bob's daughter Tanya, produced Anderson Cooper's story on the Harlem's Children's Zone -- the show cracked the top ... [TVNewser]

5th Most Watched Program Last Week: '60 Minutes' - Posted November 24, 2009
CBS' "60 Minutes" was the fifth most watched television program last week, its highest in-season weekly rank since March 22nd. The program drew 15.98 million Total Viewers and benefited from a Patriots vs. Jets lead-in, which averaged 20.61M viewers in the 7-7:30pmET hour, according to ... [TVNewser]

"60" Finishes 7th For the Week - Posted October 13, 2009
Sunday's "60 Minutes," with an assist from the Patriots-Broncos overtime game, was the seventh most-watched show on TV last week. "60" drew 14.54 million Total Viewers winning its timeslot in all key demos with a 4.4/11 in A25-54 and a 3.5/09 ... [TVNewser]

Jobs, Peace, Wine Put "60" In the Top 10 - Posted January 27, 2009
Without the benefit of an NFL lead-in, "60 Minutes" cracked the top 10 prime time shows for the week. Sunday's broadcast drew 14.21M Total Viewers ranking eighth for the week. Sunday's show featured Scott Pelley's report from an Ohio town losing 9,000+ jobs due to the closure of DHL, Bob Simon's story... [TVNewser]

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