"60 MINUTES" IS #2 FOR THE WEEK
Seventh Time This Season the CBS News Magazine Has Finished in the Top 5
60 MINUTES made Nielsen's Top 10 at #2, drawing 11.5 million viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sunday, Jan. 29. The CBS News magazine delivered Sunday's largest audience. It was the seventh time this season 60 MINUTES finished the week in the Top 5 and the program's 11th trip to the Nielsen Top 10 over 15 broadcasts.
Sunday's 60 MINUTES featured Bill Whitaker's report on the vetting process for Syrian refugees; Steve Kroft's story on the rescue of the survivors of the avalanche in Italy; and Whitaker's investigation into the use of hidden bike motors and pro cycling.
Jeff Fager is the executive producer of 60 MINUTES, America's most-watched news program.
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