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10.12.2021

“60 MINUTES” MAKES THE TOP 10 FOR THE THIRD STRAIGHT WEEK

60 MINUTES made the Nielsen top 10 for the third straight time. The CBS newsmagazine’s audience of 8.47 million viewers was the week’s #7 primetime program, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sunday, Oct. 10.

Sunday’s 60 MINUTES featured a Bill Whitaker report on astonishingly real internet “deepfakes,” Sharyn Alfonsi’s story about the separation of parents and children at the U.S.-Mexico border, and a look at a unique college in the California desert by Jon Wertheim.

Bill Owens is the executive producer of 60 MINUTES, America’s most-watched news program.

Follow 60 MINUTES on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Listen to podcasts at CBSAudio. Stream 60 MINUTES on Paramount+.

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Kevin Tedesco

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kev@cbsnews.com