via press release:
“60 MINUTES” MAKES TOP 10
FOR THE FIFTH TIME IN SIX BROADCASTS
The CBS Newsmagazine Was Sunday’s # 1 Program in Viewers
60 MINUTES has made the Top 10 again, marking the fifth time over six broadcasts that the CBS newsmagazine finished among the week’s top programs. The program drew 10.44 million viewers to place #7 for the week, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for April 27, 2014.
The broadcast was Sunday night’s #1 program.
60 MINUTES featured a double-length Lesley Stahl report on the state of the scandal-plagued U.S. land-based nuclear missile command and a Bob Simon story on a Briton who helped save hundreds of children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia on the eve of WWII.
CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager is the executive producer of 60 MINUTES, America’s #1 news program.