Steve Kroft


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Jay Leno on Losing Tonight Show to Conan: I Was "Blindsided"

As he prepares to step down once again, Jay Leno is finally speaking out about when he first lost The Tonight Show to Conan O'Brien in 2009.

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VIDEO: 60 Minutes Overtime 01.19.14

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60 Minutes Overtime 01.19.14
Free | CBS
Length: 27:30
Aired: 3/24/2014

How a 60 Minutes team fell for the Lost Boys of Sudan and became part of their new family in America; then, Kidnapped aid worker Jessica Buchanan tells Scott Pelley that being taken hostage was like entering a "weird parallel universe"; also, On their first day in captivity, Jessica Buchanan and Poul Thisted asked if they could call their relief organization; and, The swindler played by American Hustle's Oscar-nominated Christian Bale appeared on 60 Minutes in an unforgettable interview with Mike Wallace. watch

VIDEO: Robin Hood, Memory Wizards, Joy in the Congo

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Robin Hood, Memory Wizards, Joy in the Congo
Free | CBS
Length: 43:55
Aired: 4/20/2014

Billionaire Paul Tudor Jones' charity -- the Robin Hood Foundation -- fights poverty with the hard-nosed, business sense of Wall Street; then, Imagine being able to remember virtually every day of your life; and, 200 musicians in the Congo are defying the poverty of their war-torn country and creating some of the most moving music we have ever heard. watch


Viewer Letters on Rigged
60 Minutes investigates high-frequency trading
Is the U.S. stock market rigged?
Lewis: Rigged stock market is bigger than a scam

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Small Time Crooks
Small Time Crooks
Small Time Crooks

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Robin Hood, Memory Wizards, Joy in the Congo
Francis, Hometown Favorite
Three Years Later, The Health Wagon, Discovered
Rigged, Fast Cars and Rocket Ships, The Virtuoso

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2005 Jimmy Buffett Uncut TV Show Series, Host
2000 Nature: Inside the Animal Mind: Are Animals Intelligent?
Season 18, Episode 6
Episode, Narrator
2000 Small Time Crooks Movie, Actor - Himself
1985 West 57th TV Show Series, Reporter
1968 60 Minutes TV Show Series, Reporter

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The Weekend Playlist: A Great Wife, a Simpsons Short, Downton Finale

With back-to-back Sundays devoted to the Super Bowl and the Grammys, CBS has enjoyed a spectacular February so far. This Sunday, the only week in February with no major TV event — next Sunday belongs to ABC and the Oscars — the network's ratings will no doubt come back down to earth. But two of CBS' Emmy-winning crown jewels take center stage, and in one case shouldn't be missed.

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President Obama, Secretary of State Clinton Discuss "Improbable" Friendship on 60 Minutes

President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton appeared on 60 Minutes Sunday night to discuss Clinton's impending departure from the administration and the unlikely partnership the two forged after a contentious primary campaign in 2008.

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Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton to Appear in First Joint Interview for 60 Minutes

President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will do their first joint interview for 60 Minutes. Steve Kroft will talk to Obama and Clinton at the White House Friday for the hour-long segment to be broadcast on ... read more

The Biz: Inside the Memorial Service for 60 Minutes' Mike Wallace

CBS News legend Mike Wallace was so competitive he even poached an interview from his son.

At Tuesday's memorial service for his father, Fox News anchor Chris Wallace recounted how in 1996, he booked comedian Chris Rock for a coveted sit-down on ABC's 20/20. At the last moment, Rock... read more

Ratings: Brothers & Sisters Finishes Strong, Unlike The Amazing Race

Brothers & Sisters displayed a strong finishing kick as its finale drew 7.18 million and a 2.0 rating among 18-to-49-year-olds — a 25 percent jump from last week, which just may help the show bounce right off the bubble.

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