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Using Polio To Kill Cancer: A Producers’ Notebook

Every once in a while, a story comes through 60 Minutes that has the potential to change lives. This week, Scott Pelley’s report on a new medical treatment using the polio virus to kill cancer is that kind of story.

03/30/2015

(CBS News)

Simon Was ‘The Man’ At 60 Minutes – Berkeley Professor Explains What Made CBS Correspondent ‘The Best’

Lowell Bergman, a former “60 Minutes” producer played by Al Pacino in “The Insider”, remembers Bob Simon’s legendary career at CBS News.

02/12/2015

Ian Anderson, flutist of the band Jethro Tull (credit: MARTIN OESER/AFP/Getty Images)

A Flute, A Saxophone or A Guitar? What’s The Sexiest Instrument To Play?

A new poll shows that 42% of Americans believe this decade has had the worst music…

04/08/2014

GoPro CEO Nicholas Woodman attends Day 3 of TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 at San Francisco Design Center on September 11, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

Larry Magid: GoPro Becomes World’s Best-Selling Camera

As you may have seen on 60 Minutes over the weekend a surfer’s idea to build a better waterproof camera has proven to be a big hit.

11/13/2013

(CBS)

Insider Speaks Out On Meningitis Outbreak That Impacted Californians

A pharmacy called New England Compounding Center is under criminal investigation. Last fall, it shipped 17,000 vials of a contaminated steroid to 23 states, including California.

03/07/2013

Arnold Schwarzenegger

60 Minutes: Schwarzenegger Kept Many Secrets From Wife Maria

Arnold Schwarzenegger says his lifelong penchant for secrecy and ability to put his emotions “on deep freeze” led him to keep many secrets from his wife Maria Shriver, eventually causing the dissolution of their marriage.

09/30/2012

Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Criticism Of Obama Is Misguided And Ignores The Facts

In seeking to define President Obama as a foreign policy failure, sympathetic to Muslim protesters, Mitt Romney ignored the fact that Americans were killed and under threat overseas.

09/13/2012

Mike Wallace

CBS Newsman Mike Wallace Dies At 93

CBS newsman Mike Wallace, the dogged, merciless reporter and interviewer who took on politicians, celebrities and other public figures, has died. He was 93…

04/08/2012

U.S. House minority leader Nancy Pelosi speaks during a press conference. (Photo by Getty Images)

Congressional Trading Bill Featured On ’60 Minutes’ Moving Forward

A bill that would ban lawmakers from using nonpublic information to made stock trades is gaining momentum in congress, weeks after former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and other lawmakers were featured in a “60 Minutes” report.

01/31/2012

U.S. House minority leader Nancy Pelosi speaks during a press conference. (Photo by Getty Images)

GOP Hopeful Perry Picks Fight With Pelosi

Struggling to steady his campaign for the GOP nomination, Texas Gov. Rick Perry launched an outsider’s campaign against Washington culture and challenged House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi to debate his plan to overhaul Congress.

11/17/2011

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