[LESS INFO] 85 VIEWS | ADDED 01:31:46 10/06/11
Wednesday: Apple Chairman and co-founder Steve Jobs dies at the age of 56; Also, Sarah Palin announces she will not seek the 2012 GOP presidential nomination; And, it has been nearly 10 years since the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, which begs the question - why has it lasted so long? Scott Pelley turns to our troops for answers.
[LESS INFO] 92 VIEWS | ADDED 23:40:29 10/04/11
Tuesday: Announcing he won't run for president, Gov. Chris Christie took on skeptics who were raising questions about his record; Then, one person was killed and four others saved after a helicopter crashed into New York City's East River; Also, Apple's new iPhone4S answers your questions.
[LESS INFO] 82 VIEWS | ADDED 23:54:11 10/03/11
Monday: Gen. John Allen, the new U.S. commander in Afghanistan, outlines his strategy for the Afghan war; Then, Amanda Knox was found not guilty of killing her college roommate by an appeals court jury; Also, memos show Attorney General Eric Holder was sent briefings on the controversial Fast and Furious operation as far back as July of 2010.
[LESS INFO] 84 VIEWS | ADDED 01:32:42 10/03/11
Sunday: After months of repeated denials, N.J. Gov. Chris Christie is reportedly considering a GOP run; Also, Amanda Knox is set to make her appeal; Plus, Almost a third of a century after his death, John Wayne's possessions go to auction.
[LESS INFO] 72 VIEWS | ADDED 00:18:28 10/01/11
Friday: A CIA drone strike in Yemen kills al Qaeda's leader of external operations Anwar al-Awlaki; Also, the incredible story of a 67-year-old man found and rescued, six days after his car plunged off a California cliff; And, Steve Hartman recalls his encounters with long-time "60 Minutes" commentator Andy Rooney.
[LESS INFO] 96 VIEWS | ADDED 23:58:01 09/29/11
Thursday: Alabama's enacts a new immigration law, allowing police to question and detain suspected illegal immigrants, and hold them without bond; Also, most years in Vermont, fall foliage tourism is a $330 million industry. But in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, tourists are staying away; And, Scott Pelley speaks with JetBlue CEO David Barger and gets his thoughts on what's wrong with Washington and what needs to be done to create jobs and fix the economy.
[LESS INFO] 74 VIEWS | ADDED 23:39:40 09/28/11
Wednesday: Federal agents say they've stopped a U.S. citizen from Massachusetts who was planning drone attacks against key targets in Washington; Also, despite repeatedly saying that he is not running for president, Republicans continue to clamor for N.J. Gov. Chris Christie to enter the field; And, the FBI captures George Wright, a convicted killer and airline hijacker, who had been on the run for 41 years.
[LESS INFO] 96 VIEWS | ADDED 00:08:33 09/28/11
Tuesday: Housing prices see their fourth monthly increase in a row, but home values may never get back to where they were before the bubble burst; Also, Scott Pelley speaks with Robert L. Johnson, founder of BET and chairman of RLJ, to ask his take on America's growing debt problem; And, a look back on the 62-year career of Andy Rooney, who is ending his regularly scheduled commentary for "60 Minutes."
[LESS INFO] 111 VIEWS | ADDED 23:53:10 09/26/11
Monday: Hospitals across the U.S. are experiencing shortages of generic prescription drugs; Then, an investigation into who is behind the big business of online payday loans that come with high interest rates; Also, how a South Georgia town's factory is making what the Chinese need on a daily basis.
[LESS INFO] 73 VIEWS | ADDED 02:40:55 09/25/11
Saturday: Former Godfather's Pizza CEO Herman Cain pulls off a surprise victory in the Florida GOP straw poll, earning more votes than Rick Perry and Mitt Romney combined; Also, California issues a statewide mandate for students to get the whooping cough vaccine before they can come back to school; And, children in Tripoli, Libya return to school where the memories of Qaddafi are being erased.
[LESS INFO] 73 VIEWS | ADDED 01:45:11 09/24/11
Friday: The insurgents who attacked the U.S. embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, were killed, but their cell phones left behind evidence linking Pakistani intelligence to the Haqqani terror network; Also, Scott Pelley goes alongside NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelley for an extraordinary look inside the counter terrorism bureau; And, Steve Hartman reports on the unique sport-of-choice for kids in Lakeside, Ohio - shuffleboard.
[LESS INFO] 78 VIEWS | ADDED 01:26:20 09/23/11
Thursday: Investors are heading for the exits amid rising fears of a global recession; Then, America's top military officer told a Senate committee that Pakistani intelligence was behind the attack on the U.S. embassy in Afghanistan; Also, the small town of Mineral, Virgina is still struggling to rebuild after an earthquake struck there one month ago.
[LESS INFO] 80 VIEWS | ADDED 00:49:37 09/22/11
Wednesday: After 26 months in Iranian captivity, American hikers Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer are released and reunited with their families in Oman; Also, a few weeks after posting a plea for help online, 14-year-old Jamey Rodemeyer commits suicide; And, cotton farmers are feeling the worst of Texas' drought.
[LESS INFO] 110 VIEWS | ADDED 23:56:28 09/20/11
Tuesday: 40 years after America declared war against cancer, a new reports shows the country is making progress against the disease; Also, Montana is fighting the battle against methamphetamine addiction with a graphic in-your-face ad campaign targeted at teens; And, Don't ask don't tell, the policy banning openly gay troops from serving in the military, officially ends.
[LESS INFO] 66 VIEWS | ADDED 00:05:31 09/20/11
Monday: Republicans shoot down President Obama's balanced plan for cutting the deficit; Then, A new study claims people with diabetes are twice as likely to develop dementia; Also, an investigation into the rogue pharmacies that distribute the powerful medications - no questions asked.