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UpdatePosted 05/19/2016 03:00PM

Morley Safer, Iconic 60 Minutes Newsman, Is Dead at 84

Originally posted 05/19/2016 12:45PM

[CUSTOM_PLAYER_BRIGHTCOVE "4901997479001"] Legendary 60 Minutes host Morley Safer has died.

CBS released a statement confirming that the longtime news anchor had died Thursday in his Manhattan home at the age of 84.

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CBS News' Lara Logan Describes Her Life After Sexual Assault in Egypt: 'Since That Time I Have Never Lived Without Pain'

CBS News' Lara Logan Describes Her Life After Sexual Assault in Egypt: 'Since That Time I Have Never Lived Without Pain'

Originally posted 04/28/2016 09:00AM

In 2011, 60 Minutes' Lara Logan was covering the Arab Spring demonstrations from Egypt's Tahrir Square when a mob of hundreds suddenly turned on her, and viciously sexually assaulted her.

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CBS News' Lara Logan on Relocating to Small-Town Texas After Learning Her Son Suffers from Severe Learning Disabilities

CBS News' Lara Logan on Relocating to Small Town Texas After Learning Her Son Suffers from Severe Learning Disabilities: 'I Needed to Be Home'

Originally posted 04/27/2016 04:40PM

For 60 Minutes' Lara Logan, making the decision to move to a tiny town in Texas was all about family.

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CBS News' Lara Logan Opens Up About Surviving Rape, Breast Cancer and the Benghazi Scandal

CBS News' Lara Logan Opens Up About Surviving Rape, Breast Cancer and the Benghazi Scandal: 'If You Can Take That Many Knocks and Stay on Your Feet, You Can Take Just About Anything'

Originally posted 04/27/2016 08:00AM

Relaxing in the backyard of her charming house in small town Texas, Lara Logan feels very lucky.

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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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