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Sean Penn Admits He Doesn't Know Why 'El Chapo' Agreed to an Interview: 'I Can't Read His Mind'

Sean Penn Admits He Doesn't Know Why 'El Chapo' Agreed to an Interview: 'I Can't Read His Mind'

Originally posted 01/17/2016 09:40PM

One week after Sean Penn's bombshell interview with Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was published on Rolling Stone's website, the Oscar-winning actor sat down with Charlie Rose for an in-depth interview about his big scoop for Sunday's 60 Minutes.

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Patrick Kennedy Opens Up About His Family's History of Alcohol Abuse and Mental Illness

Originally posted 10/05/2015 11:35AM

Patrick Kennedy, the son of Senator Ted Kennedy, has opened up about the alcoholism and mental illness that he says plagued his famous family for decades – and the "code of silence" that bound him to secrecy.

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60 Minutes Reporter Lara Logan Admitted to Hospital for Complications from Sexual Assault

Lara Logan Admitted to Hospital for Complications from 2011 Sexual Assault

Originally posted 03/24/2015 11:55PM

Lara Logan, the 60 Minutes reporter who was sexually assaulted while covering Egypt's Arab Spring protests in 2011, has returned to the hospital.

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Lara Logan Hospitalized for Internal Bleeding

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Lara Logan Hospitalized for Internal Bleeding

Originally posted 02/27/2015 11:05AM

Lara Logan was admitted to a hospital near Washington D.C. on Wednesday where the 60 Minutes corespondent is being treated for diverticulitis, a digestive disease, and internal bleeding.

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60 Minutes Pays Tribute to Bob Simon

60 Minutes Pays Tribute to Bob Simon

Originally posted 02/23/2015 01:30PM

Sunday night, as Hollywood was paying tribute to itself at the Oscars, CBS remembered one of its own brightest stars, veteran newsman Bob Simon, who died in a Manhattan car crash Feb. 11 after spending 47 of his 73 years gracefully and expertly covering stories around the world.

"He was a brilliant combination of sophistication and street smarts who liked to tell people he was just a Jewish kid from the Bronx," his 60 Minutes colleague Steve Kroft said of Simon.

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60 Minutes Colleagues Recall Bob Simon's Last Day

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60 Minutes Colleagues Recall Bob Simon's Last Day

Originally posted 02/12/2015 04:55PM

There's a heavy cloud over the CBS 60 Minutes family today.

Longtime, respected CBS newsman and 60 Minutes correspondent Bob Simon, 73, died Wednesday night following a car crash in Manhattan, leaving his colleagues and family stunned.

Prior to the tragic event, colleagues say, it was a Wednesday night like any other.

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60 Minutes Host Steve Kroft Admits to Extramarital Affair

60 Minutes Host Steve Kroft Admits to Extramarital Affair

Originally posted 01/07/2015 07:35PM

Veteran 60 Minutes correspondent Steve Kroft is coming clean about his secret fling with a New York City lawyer.

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Reese Witherspoon: My Divorce Made My Brain Feel Like 'Scrambled Eggs'

Reese Witherspoon: My Divorce From Ryan Phillippe Made My Brain Feel Like 'Scrambled Eggs'

Originally posted 12/19/2014 05:20PM

Between producing Gone Girl and starring in Wild, Reese Witherspoon is enjoying one of the hottest years of her career, but the Oscar winner is the first to admit that her journey has not been without a few detours.

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Meredith Vieira Revisits Her Life Choices

Meredith Vieira Revisits Her Life Choices

Originally posted 09/04/2014 08:00AM

She's known as an expert at extracting information out of others, but these days, storied journalist Meredith Vieira is opening up about her own story.

As she launches her new NBC daytime talk show, The Meredith Vieira Show, premiering next Monday, the wife and mother of three sat down for this week's issue of PEOPLE to discuss the woman behind the journalist – and the choices that have led her to where she is today.

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Twitterverse Reacts to Justin Bieber's Deposition Video | Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber's Deposition Video Sparks Comical Reactions on Twitter

Originally posted 03/12/2014 06:30AM

Leave it to Biebs to get the Twitterverse all riled up.

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