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Lady Gaga – With her outrageous costumes and mega-hit dance songs, Lady Gaga has become the world’s most talked about entertainer. David Browning is the producer. Bob Simon reports. Dr. Watch it now

Zenyatta – With the greatest American horse race coming up next week in Kentucky, 60 MINUTES takes another look at one of the greatest American thoroughbreds ever to grace a track – the nearly undefeated Zenyatta. Tom Anderson, Andy Court, Harry A. Scott Pelley reports. (This is a double-length segment.)

The Gambler – Las Vegas sports betting legend Bill Walters has never had a losing year – a winning a streak that’s made odds makers call him the “most dangerous sports bettor in Nevada.” Lara Logan reports. THIS IS A DOUBLE-LENGTH SEGMENT.

Al Sharpton (8 p.m. Shachar Bar-On is the producer. Scott Pelley follows the progress of one of them, a badly maimed Iraqi boy. v. Watch it now

The Spark – Bob Simon reports from Tunisia, where protests against the repressive government not only toppled its autocratic ruler, but sparked the uprising in Egypt that forced President Hosni Mubarak to resign. Watch it now

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The Most Expensive Food in the World – European white truffles can sell for as much as $3,600 a pound. Ira Rosen is the producer. Tom Anderson is the producer. Watch it now

The Archbishop – In a wide-ranging interview with Morley Safer, New York’s Archbishop Timothy M. Robert Anderson, Henry Schuster, Nicole Young and Daniel Ruetenik are the producers. The ranchers who breed them claim to be preserving them, a notion animal rights people strongly disagree with. Shari Finkelstein is the producer. Watch it now

Parker and Stone – Steve Kroft talks to Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the creators of Comedy Central’s “South Park” and gets to watch the process that each week produces another scathing and hilarious episode for the biggest hit on basic cable television. PT

Descent Into Madness – 60 MINUTES talks to Jared Loughner’s friends and classmates and to ex-Secret Service, to reconstruct the pathway to mass murder he allegedly took in Tucson – a pattern this agent who once guarded the president could write a textbook about. Shari Finkelstein is the producer. Max McClellan is the producer.

Andy Rooney – Morley Safer interviews the iconic commentator about his remarkable career right before Rooney’s last regular appearance on “60 Minutes,” where he has had the final word since 1978. Jeff Newton is the producer. Shachar-Bar-On is the producer. Lesley Stahl reports. Michael Gavshon and Drew Magratten are the producers.Watch it now

Medal of Honor – The first living soldier to earn the Medal of Honor since the Vietnam War tells Lara Logan in an emotional interview just what he did to be awarded the nation’s highest combat honor and how the recognition makes him uncomfortable. CNN’s Anderson Cooper reports. Watch it now

The Great Migration – Scott Pelley visits Kenya, the site of the great wildebeest migration, and looks at the threats to this natural spectacle comprised of over a million animals. DRAKE – Tom Drake, a former National Security Agency senior executive, was indicted last year for espionage after leaking allegations to the media that the nation’s largest intelligence organization had committed fraud, waste and abuse. David Martin reports. Byron Pitts reports. Watch it now

Revolution – Despite ousting the dictator whose regime repressed and tortured citizens for decades, Egyptians are now facing the same treatment from the country’s military that they endured under President Hosni Mubarak. Watch it now

Qatar -The tiny and prosperous Middle Eastern country with no income taxes and free health care is an island of calm in a sea of unrest as neighbors like Syria, Egypt and Bahrain experience social upheaval. Lara Logan reports. Scott Pelley reports. Andy Court and Michael Radutzky are the producers. Frank Devine and Michael Radutzky are the producers. Watch it now

SUNDAY, MARCH 20, 2011

Japan – Scott Pelley reports on the American team working to avert nuclear disaster in Japan after the tsunami crippled a power plant. Watch it now

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Top Gear – A quirky British television show about cars has become a hit almost everywhere but the U.S. Lesley Stahl reports. The former FBI agent reveals himself for the first time and talks about his interrogations in an interview with Lara Logan. ET/PT) – A former teammate of perhaps the world’s greatest cyclist, Lance Armstrong, says he used banned performance-enhancing substances with Armstrong to cheat in pro races, including the Tour de France, the sport’s ultimate event. Lara Logan reports. (This is a double-length segment.) Watch part one

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SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2011

The Spark – Bob Simon reports from Tunisia, where protests against the repressive government not only toppled its autocratic ruler, but sparked the uprising in Egypt that forced President Hosni Mubarak to resign. Morley Safer tags along as Marsalis and his musicians make the scene in London and then go to Havana for a spicy Afro-Cuban musical treat. Watch it now

Wynton Marsalis – Jazz missionary Wynton Marsalis shares his love of America’s most distinctive art form by taking his Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra around the world. Steve Kroft reports. Bob Simon reports. Bob Simon reports. Graham Messick and Michael Karzis are the producers. Scott Pelley reports on an annual encampment in San Diego where veterans can find hope, help and services. David Browning and Diane Beasley are the producers. Shachar Bar-On and Meghan Frank are the producers. Watch it now

SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2011

The Soldiers’ Secretary – Secretary of Defense Robert Gates in his first interview since the killing of Osama bin Laden. His efforts earned him the Medal of Honor. Max McClellan is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JAN. Tom Anderson and Coleman Cowan are the producers. is the producer. Watch it now

U.S. Ira Rosen and Gabrielle Schonder are the producers. “60 MINUTES PRESENTS: Gotti” will be broadcast on Sunday, Feb. Secretary of Defense, with massive responsibilities, including keeping Iran from producing a nuclear bomb. Henry Schuster is the producer. Oriana Zill and Michael Rey are the producers. Ruth Streeter is the

producer. Howard L. Draggan Mihailovich and Frank Devine are the producers. Byron Pitts reports. But harvests are down and a black market has emerged that has allowed an influx of inferior and cheap Chinese truffles that are diluting this lucrative market. Deirdre Naphin is the producer.Watch it now

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Lady Gaga – With her outrageous costumes and mega hit dance songs, Lady Gaga has become the world’s most talked about entertainer. Watch it now

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SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2011

The Murder of Louis Allen – Steve Kroft’s 18-month investigation into a 47-yr.old murder in a Mississippi town sheds light on an unsolved civil rights killing near the top of the FBI’s list. Henry Schuster is the producer. Andy Court, Kevin Livelli and Maria Usman are the producers. Watch it now

The 33 – Three months after 33 Chilean miners were rescued from a half-mile underground – where they lived in daily fear of death for 69 days – psychologists say more than 20 of them are experiencing serious mental stress. Beckett Brennan says the University of the Pacific’s board bungled her case, spurring her to come forward to say she was sexually assaulted by three of the school’s athletes. Frank Devine is the producer. Watch it now

The 33 – Four months after 33 Chilean miners were rescued from a half-mile underground, where they lived in daily fear of death for over two months, psychologists say all but one of them have experienced serious mental stress. 20, 2011

Scott Brown: Against All Odds – The Massachusetts senator describes his traumatic childhood, including revelations of sexual and physical abuse. Ruth Streeter is the producer. and most of the world’s countries limp along after the crippling recession, Brazil is off and running with jobs, industry, and resources. Karen Sughrue and Julie Holstein are the producers. Watch it now

The life and death of Vincent van Gogh – His paintings are among the most well-known in the world, just like the story of his life and death: Vincent van Gogh was a troubled genius who killed himself. Watch it now

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2011

Madoff – In their first interview about the crimes of Bernard Madoff, the son and the wife of the man who scammed billions of dollars provide the first inside account from the immediate family. Draggan Mihailovich and Nathalie Sommer are the producers. 6, 2011

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A SPECIAL HOUR WITH THE FIRST EXTENDED INTERVIEW OF JOHN GOTTI, JR.

John Gotti, Jr. Watch it now

SUNDAY, FEB. Morley Safer tags along as Marsalis and his musicians make the scene in London and then go to Havana for a spicy Afro-Cuban musical treat. Clem Taylor is the producer. Watch it now

Gospel for Teens – Lesley Stahl spends a year following the inspirational leader of a gospel music program for teenagers in Harlem and her students as they learn to sing this original American art form and build the confidence and character it inspires. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2011

Resurrecting Eden – In Southern Iraq where many biblical scholars place the Garden of Eden, Scott Pelley finds a water world where the “Marsh Arabs” are making a comeback after Saddam nearly destroyed the “cradle of civilization.” Jenny Dubin is the producer. Lara Logan profiles Wahlberg as he prepares for his most challenging role: a boxer. Lara Logan profiles this still-rising singer whose current album, “Christmas,” is number one. Watch it now

Alone on the Wall – “60 Minutes” cameras capture a feat never documented before: viewers will see Alex Honnold scale a 1,600-foot rock wall using nothing more than his hands and feet. Deirdre Naphin is the producer. Watch it now

The N-Word – A Southern publisher’s sanitized edition of “Huckleberry Finn” that replaces the N-word with “slave” over 200 times is the focal point for a debate on the use of the controversial word in American society. Watch it now

The Library – No one is allowed to borrow from the Vatican Library, except the pope. Draggan Mihailovich is the producer. Watch it now

The Secret Language of Elephants -Researchers listening to elephant sounds and observing their behavior are compiling an elephant dictionary. Watch it now

The King’s Speech – “60 Minutes” talks to its starring actor, Colin Firth, and reports on the historic find in an attic that helped make the “The King’s Speech” an Oscar favorite. And no wonder: the archive holds some of the oldest and most precious works of art and treasure known to man. Glenn Silber and Graham Messick are the producers. Michael Gavshon is the producer. Watch it now

The co-founder – Lesley Stahl speaks to Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Paul Allen in his first interview about his upcoming book in which he criticizes his Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates. Lesley Stahl reports. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2011

Hard Times Generation – For some children, socializing and learning in school are being cruelly complicated by homelessness, as Scott Pelley reports from Florida, where school buses now stop at budget motels for children who’ve lost their homes. Bob Simon reports. Steve Kroft reports on “Top Gear,” whose witty humor, outrageous speed, destructive vehicle stunts and car reviews attract an estimated weekly worldwide audience of 350 million according to the BBC. Watch it now

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2011

There Goes the Neighborhood – Recession-fueled foreclosures are causing extremely high vacancy rates in some neighborhoods, ruining the values of the occupied homes and forcing the demolitions of once valuable properties. Watch it now

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2011

The counter terrorism bureau – Scott Pelley brings viewers on a personal tour conducted by Police Commissioner Ray Kelly of what may be the world’s most sophisticated terror defense forces – the New York City Police Department’s counter terrorism unit. 27, 2011

60 MINUTES presents a special hour with two stories featuring hidden cameras that capture conmen at work. All rights reserved.

SUNDAY, JAN. Max McClellan is the producer. Ira Rosen is the producer. Watch it now

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SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2011

Designing Life – Steve Kroft profiles famous microbiologist Craig Venter, whose scientists have already mapped the human genome and created what he calls “the first synthetic species.” Andy Court is the producer. Robert Anderson and Daniel Ruetenik are the producers. Watch it now

Gardens of the Queen – “60 Minutes” cameras take viewers on an underwater adventure off the Cuban coast to one of the world’s most pristine and vibrant coral reefs. Draggan Mihailovich is the producer. ET/PT) – The former street activist has tempered his style, become friends of the president and broadened his civil rights activism to include causes like immigration and same-sex marriage. Michael Radutzky and Tanya Simon are the producers. Postal Service team led by Armstrong used banned substances, including EPO and testosterone, to gain an advantage in races that Armstrong won. Howard L. Lara Logan reports. Harry Radliffe is the producer.

The FBI and The Grim Reaper (7 p.m. Watch it now

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2011

Hard Times Generation – Scott Pelley brings “60 Minutes” cameras back to central Florida to document another level of homelessness – kids and their parents living in cars. David Schneider is the producer. Ruth Madoff and son Andrew tell Morley Safer how Madoff confessed his crimes to them, their reaction and the subsequent family strife of the past three years. Watch it now

Mount Athos – Bob Simon steps back in time when he gets rare access to monks in ancient monasteries on a remote Greek peninsula who have lived a Spartan life of prayer in a tradition virtually unchanged for a thousand years. Scott Pelley reports. Lara Logan interviews the 26-year-old about his technique and his sport- where there can be no mistakes. Watch it now

Angelina – Bob Simon profiles international film star Angelina Jolie, who has gone behind the camera to direct a film for the first time. Clem Taylor is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, AUGUST 7, 2011

The next housing shock – As more and more Americans face mortgage foreclosure, banks’ crucial ownership documents for the properties are often unclear and are sometimes even bogus – a condition that’s causing lawsuits and hampering an already weak housing market. Max McClellan and Jeff Newton are the producers. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JULY 31, 2011

The big gamble – Lesley Stahl reports on the proliferation of gambling to 38 states and its main attraction, the slot machine, newer versions of which some scientists believe may addict their players. Anthony – Tiny Catholic high school St. Katie Couric also traveled with the secretary on a five-day mission to the Middle East that included a stop in Iraq. television. Watch it now

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2011

The Lobbyist’s Playbook – Jack Abramoff, the ex-lobbyist and now ex-convict at the center of the biggest Washington corruption scandal in decades gives his first television interview to Lesley Stahl. David Browning is the producer.

Dolly – Dolly Parton, the oh-so-country music superstar with the city-slicker sense of show business talks to Morley Safer about her childhood, her career and the Broadway production of her film, “9 to 5.” David Browning and Diane Beasley are the producers.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2011

After the wave – The relationship between the Japanese town of Otsuchi and its “sister city” Ft. Shachar Bar-On is the producer. Scott Pelley reports. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JANUARY 15, 2012

Groupon – In his first major interview since taking the multibillion dollar Internet company public late last year, the founder and CEO of online daily deals site Groupon talks about the company Forbes called the fastest growing in the world. Watch it now

Mitch Landrieu – The New Orleans mayor talks to Byron Pitts about the city he loves and his efforts to heal wounds it still suffers from corruption and Hurricane Katrina. Scott Pelley reports. Watch it now

Apps for autism – Autistic people whose condition prevents them from speaking are making breakthroughs with the help of tablet computers and special applications that allow them to communicate, some for the first time. Louis Cardinals’ slugger one of the top 10 players in baseball history. Watch it now

Mark Wahlberg – From street thug, to rapper to actor and now producer, Mark Wahlberg has reinvented himself to the top of the Hollywood heap. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JULY 17, 2011

Silver or Lead – Byron Pitts reports on the murder of the mayor of a Mexican city, where powerful drug gangs seem to be giving authorities a choice of “silver or lead” – join us and we will pay you or don’t and we’ll kill you. James Jacoby is the producer. Watch it now

Gospel for Teens – Lesley Stahl spends a year following the inspirational leader of a gospel music program for teenagers in Harlem and her students as they learn to sing this original American art form and build the confidence and character it inspires. Watch it now

Silver Or Lead – Byron Pitts reports on the murder of the mayor of a Mexican city, where powerful drug gangs seem to be giving authorities a choice of “silver or lead” – join us and we will pay you or don’t and we’ll kill you. Morley Safer reports on this fascinating industry that food manufacturers depend on, but which critics say make some people dependent on less-than-healthy food choices. Robert Anderson and Daniel Ruetenik are the producers. Frank Devine is the producer. rock wall using nothing more than his hands and feet. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JULY 3, 2011

The Murder of Louis Allen – Steve Kroft’s 18-month investigation into a 47-yr.old murder in a Mississippi town sheds light on an unsolved civil rights killing near the top of the FBI’s list. But as Lesley Stahl reports, “Howie” – a farmer – is no chip

off the old block. Tanya Simon is the producer. Scott Pelley reports. Watch it now

The N-word – A Southern publisher’s sanitized edition of “Huckleberry Finn” that replaces the N-word with “slave” over 200 times is the focal point for a debate on the use of the controversial word in American society. David Browning is the producer. Lesley Stahl profiles music sensation Taylor Swift. David Schneider and Joyce Gesundheit are the producers. Byron Pitts reports. Now the disrespectful duo also have the biggest hit on Broadway, the musical comedy “The Book Of Mormon.” Graham Messick is the producer. Watch it now

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SUNDAY, JANUARY 8, 2012

Stem Cell Fraud – Stem cells still have not proven to be the panacea many claimed they could be, yet the Internet is alive with stem cells for sale to treat incurable illnesses. Henry Schuster is the producer. Henry Schuster and Rebecca Peterson are the producers.

The Case of Beckett Brennan – The government recently sent out guidelines on how college judicial review boards should handle the rising incidence of campus sexual assault. Bob Anderson and Nicole Young are the producers. Lesley Stahl reports. Morley Safer and “60 Minutes” cameras get to see the best of the best. Steve Kroft reports. THIS IS A DOUBLE-LENGTH SEGMENT.

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SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2011

Insiders – Steve Kroft reports on how America’s lawmakers can legally buy stock based on non-public information. attempt to indict him on criminal charges and the torrent of criticism aimed at him for publishing classified documents. But to people with Down syndrome and the poor of his native Dominican Republic who he helps, he means a lot more than home runs and RBI.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2011

Steve Jobs – In his first interview about the visionary Apple CEO, biographer Walter Isaacson reveals the private Steve Jobs few knew. Watch it now

Michael Bubl» – He fills concert halls and has sold 35 million albums by covering classic American songs made famous by crooners like Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett. For Mark Herzlich, who was diagnosed with bone cancer while he was a football star at Boston College, living meant playing football in the NFL. Morley Safer reports. Katherine Davis is the producer. Tom Anderson is the producer. Cameras capture the monastic life, including chanting, prayers, rituals, and the priceless relics and icons from the Byzantine Empire stored on The Holy Mountain, Mt. Bob Simon reports. Watch it now

Freeman Hrabowski – University President Freeman Hrabowski has turned the University of Maryland Baltimore County into a well-known producer of outstanding scientists and engineers, many of whom are minorities. Among the revelations: Jobs refused early and potentially life-saving surgery on the cancer that eventually killed him a few weeks ago. Athos. 30, 2011

Wikileaks – Julian Assange, the controversial founder of WikiLeaks, speaks to Steve Kroft about the U.S. Watch it now

Spy on the Ice – Bob Simon reports on the latest “spy-cam” techniques used by wildlife filmmakers to show animals – in this case, polar bears – up-close and in a way audiences have never seen them before. David Schneider is the producer. Ruth Streeter is the producer. Scott Pelley reports. ET/PT) – Tom Drake, a former National Security Agency senior executive indicted last year for espionage after leaking to the media allegations that the nation’s largest intelligence organization had committed fraud, waste and abuse will appear in his first television interview. talks to Steve Kroft in his first extended television interview about growing up with the infamous father whom he strove to please by living a life of crime, but whom he eventually betrayed by leaving that life. Dolan discusses the sex abuse crisis in the Catholic Church, his current mission and the state of the church in America. Draggan Mihailovich and Nathalie Sommer are the producers. Dolan discusses the sex abuse crisis in the Catholic church, his current mission and the state of the church in America. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JAN. Gen. 9, 2011

The Big Gamble – Lesley Stahl reports on the proliferation of gambling to 38 states and its main attraction, the slot machine, newer versions of which some scientists believe may addict their players. Robert Anderson is the producer. Watch it now

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Resurrecting the extinct -Scientists believe they can sustain endangered species – maybe even one day resurrect some that have died out – using DNA technology. Robert Anderson and Daniel Ruetenik are the producers. 23, for CBS Sports coverage of the American Football Conference Championship game between the New York Jets and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Robert Anderson, Pat Milton and Nicole Young are the producers. He reveals how he was able to influence politicians and why, despite reform, such influence buying continues. Katy Textor is the producer. John Hamlin is the producer. Watch it now

The Perfect Score – In his first interview about his criminal fraud, Sam Eshaghoff tells how he was able to take the SAT and ACT college admissions exams for others who paid him up to $2,500 per test. Watch it now

Anna Wintour -The sunglasses come off the high-queen of haute couture in this rare and unprecedented interview, in which the Vogue editor reveals why she always wears them and much more to Morley Safer in her first long-length interview for U.S. Watch it now

SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2011

The Next Housing Shock – As more and more Americans face mortgage foreclosure, banks’ crucial ownership documents for the properties are often unclear and are sometimes even bogus – a condition that’s causing lawsuits and hampering an already weak housing market. Ruth Streeter is the producer. Draggan Mihailovich is the producer. Watch it now

A Relentless Enemy – Lara Logan’s report takes viewers to the border area between Afghanistan and Pakistan, where the unit she was covering came under heavy and regular enemy fire from fighters the U.S. Draggan Mihailovich is the producer. 16, 2011

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Wynton – Jazz missionary Wynton Marsalis shares his love of America’s most distinctive art form by taking his Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra around the world. Graham Messick is the producer. Jobs also tells his story in his own words, as Isaacson recorded some of the over 40 interviews he conducted with him. ET/PT) – A former FBI agent says he considered his star Mafia informant – a hit man nicknamed “The Grim Reaper” – a friend and did not investigate when this informant let him know he had killed a rival mobster. Kyra Darnton, Sam Hornblower and Michael Radutzky are the producers. Watch part one, part two and part three

SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2011

21st Century Snake Oil – 60 MINUTES hidden cameras expose medical conmen who prey on dying victims by using pitches that capitalize on the promise of stem cells to cure almost any disease. tax rate of 35 percent – among the highest in the world. Alison Stewart reports. Morley Safer and “60 Minutes” cameras get to see the best of the best.

Stealing America’s Secrets – 60 MINUTES has obtained an FBI videotape showing a Defense Department employee selling secrets to a Chinese spy that offers a rare glimpse into the secretive world of espionage and illustrates how China’s spying may pose the biggest espionage threat to the U.S.. Tanya Simon and Catherine Herrick are the producers. ET/PT

Jake – At 13 years old, Jake Barnett is already attending college and tutoring his much older “peers.” In fact, the math and science prodigy was acing college courses when he was just eight and hopes to use his gift to change the world someday. ET/PT

Lance Armstrong (7 p.m. Glenn Silber and Graham Messick are the producers.Watch it now

Stand Down – Some veterans returning from Iraq or Afghanistan into the recession are finding themselves homeless. Watch it now

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2011

SUNDAY, APRIL 24, 2011

Mount Athos – Bob Simon steps back in time when he gets rare access to monks in ancient monasteries on a remote Greek peninsula who have lived a Spartan life of prayer in a tradition virtually unchanged for a thousand years. Michael Gavshon and Drew Magratten are the producers. David Martin reports. Deirdre Naphin and Katy Textor are the producers. Shachar Bar-On is the producer. Drake (8 p.m. Tom Anderson is the producer. Watch it now

The $125,000 Question – Katie Couric reports on an experimental New York City charter school founded on the idea of hiring the best teachers by paying them $125,000, while denying them tenure. Ira Rosen and Joel Bach are the producers. THIS IS A DOUBLE-LENGTH SEGMENT. Anthony in Jersey City, N.J., doesn’t even have its own gym, but it has Coach Bob Hurley, who has taken the team – now ranked number-one in the nation – to 24 state championships. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JANUARY 29, 2012

Defense Secretary Panetta – He’s balanced the budget, run the CIA and eliminated Osama bin Laden. David Browning is the producer. Scott Pelley reports. for a price. Watch it now

Albert Pujols – His big bat has made the St. Andrew Metz is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JULY 10, 2011

Shaleionaires – While some complain that extracting natural gas from shale rock formations is tainting their water supply, others who have allowed drilling on their property are getting wealthy and becoming “shaleionaires.” Lesley Stahl reports. Tom Anderson is the producer. Scott Pelley reports. Watch it now

SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2011

The new tax havens – American companies are finding new overseas tax havens to legally protect some of their profits from the U.S. Louis Cardinals’ slugger one of the top 10 players in baseball history. Radliffe II, Jeff Newton and Amjad Tadros are the producers. Scott Pelley reports. Watch it now

Market Street – Morley Safer reports on a mystery that was solved about a 100-year-old film that we now know was made on San Francisco’s Market St. Mary Walsh and Tadd Lascari are the producers. Bob Simon reports. John Hamlin is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, MAY 8, 2011

President Obama – President Obama gives his first and only interview since the killing of Osama bin Laden to “60 Minutes.” The president will reveal to Steve Kroft for the first time his thoughts as he watched and listened from the Situation Room of the White House as the commando-style raid on bin Laden’s compound unfolded. Watch it now

The Sage of St. Lesley Stahl reports. Watch it now

Howard Buffett – Legendary investor Warren Buffett has chosen his son Howard to succeed him as head of his multibillion dollar holding company. Lesley Stahl reports. Watch it now

Andy Rooney – A tribute segment by Morley Safer to beloved “60 Minutes” commentator Andy Rooney, who died November 4th at the age of 92. But as Steve Kroft reports, they are very much alive when it comes to earning money for their estates. Watch it now

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Endless Memory – Lesley Stahl reports on the recently discovered phenomenon of “superior autobiographical memory,” the ability to recall nearly every day of one’s life. Watch it now

The special hour includes stories about his father, the late John “Teflon Don” Gotti; being “made” a member of his father’s crime family; feelings about his privacy now; his own daily worries about being “whacked”; and the one thing that made his legendary crime-boss father weep.

SUNDAY, MAY 22, 2011, 7 and 8 p.m. vs. Frank Devine is the producer. Watch it now

Jerry Jones – A disappointed Cowboys owner – GM Jerry Jones says even his friend, the late George Steinbrenner, would fire him for the poor performance of his Dallas football team that many predicted would go to the Super Bowl. Shari Finkelstein is the producer. But along with the billionaire’s name that most projects he funds must take, his advice and oftentimes his control are usually part of the deal. 30.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2011

WikiLeaks – Julian Assange, the controversial founder of WikiLeaks, speaks to Steve Kroft about the U.S. Watch it now

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Big Game Hunting – The same kinds of exotic, sometimes endangered, species found in places like Africa can be hunted here in the U.S. Byron Pitts reports on the “Migrant Stream” and the families who are part of it whose children work alongside them in the fields for minimum wage. Anderson Cooper reports. Watch it now

The Many Meryls -Two-time Oscar-winner and Grande Dame of American film and stage Meryl Streep sat down with Morley Safer for a rare interview to discuss acting, her career and her latest leading role – as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. For the first time, former Armstrong teammate Tyler Hamilton reveals details to Scott Pelley never heard in public before of how and when he and some of the former members of the U.S. Scott Pelley follows the progress of one of them, a badly maimed Iraqi boy. John Allen, the man in charge of the war, tells Scott Pelley that some U.S. Jeff Newton is the producer. 6 (7:00-8:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2011

Prosecuting Wall Street – Two whistleblowers tell Steve Kroft that their warnings about fraudulent and substandard mortgages were ignored by their companies, offering a rare window into the root causes of the subprime mortgage meltdown still holding back the struggling U.S economy. Shachar Bar-On is the producer. Shari Finkelstein and Meghan Frank are the producers. 13, 2011

New Age Revolution – Harry Smith reports on the latest events from Egypt, including an in-depth interview with Wael Ghonim. Watch it now

In Search Of The Jaguar – 60 MINUTES went in search of the most elusive of all of nature’s big cats, the jaguar, and captured amazing footage of them in the Brazilian jungle. Watch it now

The Flavorists – Meet the scientists behind the real and artificial flavors that make foods and beverages so tasty. David Gelber, Sam Hornblower and Michael Radutzky are the producers. Watch it now

All-American – Beating the odds in a fight against a deadly cancer for most people would mean staying alive. Bob Simon reports. Scott Pelley reports. Watch it now

The New Tax Havens – American companies are finding new overseas tax havens to legally protect some of their profits from the U.S. Sanjay Gupta reports. Watch it now

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A Living For The Dead – Marilyn Monroe, James Dean and Elvis are dead and so is Michael Jackson. And no wonder: the archive holds some of the oldest and most precious works of art and treasure known to man. Andy Court, Kevin Livelli and Maria Usman are the producers. Cameras capture the monastic life, including chanting, prayers, rituals, and the priceless relics and icons from the Byzantine Empire stored on “The Holy Mountain,” Mt. Harry Radliffe is the producer. Denise Schrier Cetta is the producer. Watch it now

The Commissioner – He presides over the most successful entertainment business in America, the wildly popular NFL. Scott Pelley reports on one man offering to treat cerebral palsy who a respected stem cell researcher says could be endangering patients. Graham Messick and Ashley Velie are the producers. Rosenberg and Tanya Simon are the producers. Watch it now

Brazil -As the U.S. Produced by Michael Gavshon. Michael Gavshon and Paul Bellinger are the producers. Watch it now

Alone on the wall – “60 Minutes” cameras capture a feat never documented before: viewers will see Alex Honnold scale a 1,600-ft. Peter Radovich Jr. Karen Sughrue is the producer. military says keep coming from their sanctuary in Pakistan. Bob Simon reports. THIS IS A DOUBLE-LENGTH SEGMENT. We return with an all-new show on Sunday, Jan. David Schneider is the producer. Watch it now

City of David – Lesley Stahl reports from under the city of Jerusalem from a controversial archeological dig that has become a flashpoint in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Watch it now

The King’s Speech – 60 MINUTES talks to its starring actor, Colin Firth, and reports on the historic find in an attic that helped make the “The King’s Speech” an Oscar favorite. Stahl interviews the handful of individuals known to possess the skill, which scientists are only now beginning to study. just days before the 1906 earthquake. Lesley Stahl reports. ET, 7 p.m. Robert Anderson and Daniel Ruetenik are the producers. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2011

The Speed Traders – Steve Kroft gets a rare look inside the secretive world “high-frequency trading,” a controversial technique the SEC is scrutinizing in which computers can make thousands of stock trades in less than a second. Ruth Streeter is the producer. Watch it now

In Search of Jaguars – “60 Minutes” went in search of the most elusive of all of nature’s big cats, the jaguar, and captured amazing footage of them in the Brazilian jungle. Watch it now

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2011

“I’ve never seen the like” – After many requests for help from his ambushed unit were denied, Dakota Meyer took matters into his own hands, going through a gauntlet of Taliban fire five times to try and save his trapped comrades. Watch it now

The Many Meryls – Meryl Streep, the two-time Oscar-winner and Grande Dame of American film and stage, sat down with Morley Safer for a rare interview to discuss acting, her career and her latest leading role as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Rebecca Peterson is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, MARCH 6, 2011

Hard Times Generation – For some children, socializing and learning in school are being cruelly complicated by homelessness, as Scott Pelley reports from Florida, where school buses now stop at budget motels for children who’ve lost their homes. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JAN. Mary Walsh is the producer. Draggan Mihailovich is the producer. Watch it now

The murder of an American Nazi – Lesley Stahl reports on the murder of a neo-Nazi leader and captures a growing subculture of hate playing out in America’s backyards and alongside the border – where neo-Nazis patrol in order to keep illegal immigrants out. Andy Court and Anya Bourg are the producers. Watch it now

The Co-Founder – Lesley Stahl speaks to Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Paul Allen in his first interview about his upcoming book in which he criticizes his Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates. THIS IS A DOUBLE-LENGTH SEGMENT. Watch it now

Afghanistan’s Top Spy – The former head of Afghanistan’s intelligence says Pakistan has supported the Taliban for years and in 2007, he says, his information pinpointed Osama bin Laden 12 miles from where American forces killed him last week. Tanya Simon and Catherine Herrick are the producers. Harry Radliffe and Michael Karzis are the producers. Bob Simon goes to Central Africa to listen to the language of the forest elephants first hand. Leslie Cockburn is the producer. Watch it now

The Library – No one is allowed to borrow a book from the Vatican Library – except the pope. Michael Radutzky and Frank Devine are the producers. Andy Court is the producer. Scott Pelley reports. Anderson Cooper reports. Watch it now

Marine Brothers – Lara Logan reports on five sets of brothers in the Marine Reserves who fought for the right to be on the front line of combat in Afghanistan with their siblings. But to people with Down syndrome and the poor of his native Dominican Republic that he helps, he means a lot more than home runs and RBI. Lesley Stahl interviews Andrew Mason. Karen Sughrue is the producer. Watch it now

The Archbishop – In a wide-ranging interview with Morley Safer, New York’s Archbishop Timothy M. Watch it now

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2011

The jobs czar – Can General Electric Chairman Jeffrey Immelt, whose company has been racking up big profits overseas, help create jobs in America? Lesley Stahl interviews the man President Obama chose to lead the crucial quest for more American jobs. Watch it now

Counterfeit Drugs – 60 MINUTES’ nine-month investigation of counterfeit prescription drugs reveals how the dangerous and sometimes deadly fakes get into the nation’s drug pipeline. Ira Rosen is the producer. Watch it now

The “Sharkman” – Anderson Cooper dives unprotected with great white sharks and the South African who’s spent more time up close with the ocean’s most feared predator than anyone else. Shari Finkelstein is the producer. Jenny Dubin is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, MARCH 13, 2011

Curve Ball – Bob Simon interviews the Iraqi defector code-named “Curve Ball” – first identified by 60 MINUTES three years ago – whose false tale of a mobile, biological weapons program was the chief justification for invading Iraq. He’s given away over $2 billion and plans on leaving even more to charity before he dies. Scott Pelley reports. Watch it now

SUNDAY, AUGUST 28, 2011

Greg Mortenson – He’s written inspiring best sellers, including “Three Cups of Tea,” but are the stories all true? Steve Kroft investigates. 23, 2011

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2011

Afghanistan – As the war in Afghanistan hits 10 years, guerrilla tactics are still exacting a high human toll. Watch it now

SUNDAY, JANUARY 1, 2012

The Majority Leader – Lesley Stahl profiles House Majority Leader Eric Cantor about his life and the recent bipartisan wars in Congress. But as Anderson Cooper reports, reefs like these are already dying and could disappear someday if mankind isn’t more careful. Tom Anderson is the producer. But now the authors of a biography say their exhaustive investigation strongly indicates he may not have taken his own life. Watch it now

Jane Goodall -Jane Goodall brings Lara Logan and 60 MINUTES cameras back to the forests of Tanzania, where she began her love affair with chimpanzees 50 years ago, to remind the public that chimps are endangered. Tom Anderson is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2011

President Obama – Steve Kroft questions the president on a wide range of critical topics, including his performance in office, the U.S. Tom Anderson and Coleman Cowan are the producers. Watch it now

Remembering 9/11 -Ground Zero responders relive their haunting experiences on the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks for a “60 Minutes” segment about their road to recovery and the doctor who is preserving their oral histories. economy and unemployment, and the budget woes in Washington. Steve Kroft reports. Henry Schuster is the producer. Katie Couric reports. Morley Safer reports. Watch it now

Albert Pujols – His big bat has made the St. Warren Lustig is the producer. David Schneider is the producer. Michael Gavshon and Drew Magratten are the producers. Watch it now

Operation Proper Exit – This unique program takes wounded warriors back to the battlefield in an effort to provide closure that often leads to better lives for these veterans and their families. Watch it now

Lara Logan – In her first television interview since being sexually assaulted two months ago, the CBS News chief foreign correspondent and 60 MINUTES reporter reveals what happened to her in Tahrir Square in an interview with Scott Pelley. Watch it now

Yemen – Steve Kroft reports on the U.S.’s new partner in the war on terror, Yemen, a known al Qaeda hideout and recently the source of several explosive packages sent to America. Now, Leon Panetta takes on another great challenge as U.S. David Browning and Diane Beasley are the producers. Byron Pitts reports. Called sovereign citizens, some have become violent and the FBI considers them a domestic terror threat. Watch it now

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2011

Christine Lagarde – Thrust into the breach during one of the worst economic crises in decades, Christine Lagarde, the new head of the International Monetary Fund, has become one of the world’s most powerful women. Robert Anderson and Nicole Young are the producers. Graham Messick and Sumi Aggarwal are the producers. Clem Taylor is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2012 at 8 p.m. Watch it now

One Child at a Time – Wars can literally shatter children’s lives and Elissa Montanti is on a mission to make some of them whole again through a network of volunteers. Lara Logan interviews Honnold about his skills and his unique sport where there can be no mistakes. Scott Pelley reports. 2, 2011

Bad Medicine – Drug company whistle-blower Cheryl Eckard tells Scott Pelley about her experience trying to fix problems at a pharmaceutical factory that made her a key figure in a federal lawsuit and a multimillionaire. Watch it now

The player – He doesn’t put on the pads or walk the sidelines, but Drew Rosenhaus, the agent who represents the most NFL players, is a force to be reckoned with — even if he has to say so himself. Max McClellan and Jeff Newton are the producers. Max McClellan and Reuben Heyman-Kantor are the producers. THIS IS A DOUBLE-LENGTH SEGMENT Watch it now

Hitchens – Steve Kroft profiles Vanity Fair columnist, author and public intellectual Christopher Hitchens, for whom nothing is off-limits when making his wry and often outrageous observations, including the cancer he is suffering from. Robert Anderson, Daniel Ruetenik and Nicole Young are the producers. Watch it now

SUNDAY, FEB. Bob Simon reports. Watch it now

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The Billionaire – Eli Broad sets the standard for philanthropy. Watch it now

Taser – The non-lethal device has saved many lives and prevented serious injury to suspects and police say its law enforcement advocates, but a new study says some authorities use it too quickly, causing unnecessary pain and sometimes death. Shachar Bar-On is the producer. Watch it now

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2011

The interrogator – Few know more about the 9/11 investigation than Ali Soufan, who questioned members of al Qaeda after the attack. (This is a double-length segment.) Watch part one

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SUNDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2011

The Library – No one is allowed to borrow a book from the Vatican Library except the pope. David Browning is the producer. Watch it now

One Child At A Time – Wars can literally shatter children’s lives and Elissa Montanti is on a mission to make some of them whole again through a network of volunteers. Steve Kroft gets inside Roger Goodell and his $10 billion business model that continues to practically mint money. Henry Schuster, Nicole Young and Jenny Dubin are the producers. Bragg, Calif., took on a new and powerful meaning after Otsuchi was inundated by the tsunami last winter. Watch it now

The Pledge – Steve Kroft takes a look at Grover Norquist, the man many blame for holding up the deficit-reduction process because of the anti-tax pledges he has obtained from nearly all the Republican politicians in Washington. Watch it now

Copyright 2011 CBS. ET/PT) – In agriculture, children as young as 12 are allowed to work unlimited hours outside of school. Watch it now

SUNDAY, May 29, 2011

“60 Minutes Presents: Honoring Our Soldiers,” A Memorial Day Weekend Special

Mitch Landrieu – The New Orleans mayor talks to Byron Pitts about the city he loves and his efforts to heal wounds it still suffers from corruption and Hurricane Katrina. Watch it now

Eminem – Anderson Cooper profiles the chart-topping rapper from Detroit who overcame addiction to reclaim the winning style that made him the biggest selling artist of the past decade. attempt to indict him on criminal charges and the torrent of criticism aimed at him for publishing classified documents. David Browning is the producer. Morley Safer reports. Warren Lustig is the producer. Tom Anderson is the producer. Shachar-Bar-On is the producer. Graham Messick and Sumi Aggarwal are the producers. Watch it now

The Gambler – Las Vegas sports betting legend Billy Walters has never had a losing year – a winning a streak that’s made odds makers call him the “most dangerous sports bettor in Nevada.” Lara Logan reports. Athos. David Schneider is the producer. tax rate of 35 percent, among the highest in the world. Rosenberg and Tanya Simon are the producers. Morley Safer and “60 Minutes” cameras get to see the best of the best. Watch it now

“60 Minutes Presents: Into the Wild,” a special hour devoted to the natural world – Watch it now

Sovereign Citizens – Anti-government American extremists who don’t pay taxes and ignore requirements like social security cards and drivers licenses are on the rise. Watch it now

SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2011

Greg Mortenson – He’s written inspiring best sellers, including “Three Cups of Tea,” but are the stories all true? Steve Kroft investigates. Harry Radliffe and Michael Karzis are the producers. Byron Pitts reports. Robert Anderson, Daniel Ruetenik and Nicole Young are the producers. troops will need to be there longer than most Americans thought. David Browning is the producer. Bob Simon reports. And no wonder: the archive holds some of the oldest and most precious works of art and treasure known to man. Karen Sughrue is the producer. Draggan Mihailovich is the producer. Watch it now

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SUNDAY, AUGUST 21, 2011

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Taylor Swift – She writes and sings all her own songs, sells millions of records and she’s just 21 years old. David Schneider is the producer. Sal Giunta has now possessed the medal for six months and says he is just as uncomfortable wearing it as he was to be named its recipient. Henry Schuster is the producer. Watch it now

Spy on the ice – Bob Simon reports on the latest “spy-cam” techniques used by wildlife filmmakers to show animals – in this case, polar bears – up-close and in a way audiences have never seen them before. David Schneider and Joyce Gesundheit are the producers

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Going to horse racing events on Sunday used to be something that only the elite class of society was able to do. It used to be an activity where men would go with their male friends, their wives and sometimes their business associates to enjoy an afternoon of horse racing.
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