60 Minutes has been on the air since 1968, beginning on a Tuesday, but spending most of its time on Sundays, where it remains today. This popular news magazine provides both hard hitting investigations, interviews and features, along with people in the news and current events. 60 Minutes has set unprecedented records in the Nielsen's ratings with a number 1 rating, five times, making it among the most successful TV programs in all of television history. This series has won more Emmy awards than any other news program and in 2003, Don Hewitt, the creator (back in 1968), was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Emmy, along with the 60 Minute correspondents. Added to the 11 Peabody awards, this phenomenally long-lived series has collected 78 awards up to the 2005 season and remains among the viewers top choice for news magazine features.
Network: CBS (1968 - now)
Schedule: Sundays at 19:00 (60 min)
Show Type: News
Official site: www.cbsnews.com
7.3 (25 votes)
Price Gouging | Targeting Seniors | Jeff Koons
Episode 55x31; May 21, 2023
Price Gouging – A 60 MINUTES investigation looks into how the Pentagon, and taxpayers, get taken advantage of by U.S. defense contractors. Bill Whitaker sits down with former top contract negotiator Shay Assad, who says the accountability system in t…
|55x31: Price Gouging | Targeting Seniors | Jeff Koons||May 21, 2023|
|55x30: The Church's Fiirm | The Sperm Whales of Dominica | Yannick Nézet-Séguin||May 14, 2023|
|55x29: This Ancient Atrocity | Lithium Valley | James Nachtwey||May 7, 2023|
Also known as:
- 60 minūtes ( Latvia)
- 60 минут ( Russian Federation)
This Sunday's episode marks the final original broadcast of the 2022-2023 Season per https://www.paramountpressexpress.com/cbs-news-and-stations/shows/60-minutes/releases/?view=106581-60-minutes-listings-for-sunday-may-21-2.
The March 3, 2022 press release used "Ukraine" for the title of the first segment. But, 60 Minutes retitled it as "Platform 4" appearing in the segment introduction on the screen behind Scott Pelley.
The February 18, 2022 press release used "Ukraine" for the title of the first segment. But, 60 Minutes retitled it as "The Front," appearing in the segment introduction on the screen behind Lesley Stahl.