via press release:
“60 MINUTES” MAKES THE TOP 10
60 MINUTES (S) made Nielsen’s Top 10 list at #9 for the week, drawing an audience of 11.67 million viewers on Easter Sunday. The CBS News magazine was also the #9 program in households, scoring a 7.1/12 in that measurement, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sunday, March 31, 2013.
Sunday’s broadcast featured Steve Kroft’s report on new evidence in a deadly hotel fire that led to the release of a man jailed 42 years for arson and murder and Bob Simon’s story about Sudanese refugees – known as the Lost Boys – who resettled in the U.S.
CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager is the executive producer of 60 MINUTES, America’s #1 news program.