"60 MINUTES" MAKES TOP 10
America's favorite news broadcast finished among the week's most-viewed programs for the second time this month. 60 MINUTES drew 14.95 million viewers to land at # 6 for the week and win its time period Sunday night.
The #1 news program also made the Top 10 in households, scoring a 9.4/15 to finish at #5 by that measurement, according to Nielsen live-plus-same-day ratings for Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013.
Sunday's 60 MINUTES featured Steve Kroft's investigation into congressional political action committee spending, Dr. Sanjay Gupta's interview with former Vice President Dick Cheney about his heart disease, and Scott Pelley's story about conserving the humpback whale.
CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager is the executive producer of 60 MINUTES.