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Credit cards, financial paperwork used to determine credit score (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Staggering Number Of Americans Have Mistakes On Credit Reports

A new report from the Federal Trade Commission found that one in five Americans has a mistake on their credit report.

02/11/2013

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor in an interview on "60 Minutes" (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Native Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Discusses Affirmative Action

In her first network interview, airing on Sunday night’s “60 Minutes,” Sotomayor talked about the opportunities she’s had because she is considered a minority.

01/13/2013

Nancy Lanza

Friends: Newtown Gunman’s Mother Home-Schooled Son, Kept Arsenal Of Guns

The mother of Newtown, Conn., elementary school gunman Adam Lanza spent her time at home taking care of her son who could not deal with school, and kept an arsenal of guns at home, “60 Minutes” reported Sunday night.

12/16/2012

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Poll: ‘Seinfeld’ Edges Out ‘The Honeymooners’ As America’s Greatest Sitcom

The poll asked respondents to choose between “Seinfeld,” “The Honeymooners,” “Friends,” “Cheers,” “Arrested Development,” “Mary Tyler Moore,” and “30 Rock.”

12/04/2012

Destroyed House In Belle Harbor (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Belle Harbor Residents Tell Harrowing Stories From Sandy On ‘60 Minutes’

Residents of Belle Harbor, Queens, recalled their harrowing experience during the horrors of Superstorm Sandy on “60 Minutes” Sunday.

11/11/2012

Actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger presents 'Arnold Classic Europe' 2011 Party at 'Jardines Cecilio Rodriguez' on Oct. 7, 2011 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)

Schwarzenegger Reflects On Successes, Failures On ’60 Minutes’

He’s had incredible life, marred by an enormous indiscretion. Arnold Schwarzenegger is telling his life story — from the Mr. Universe title that first brought him fame to the movie roles that made him a superstar.

09/28/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s Criticism Of Obama Is Misguided And Ignores The Facts

In seeking to define President Obama as a foreign policy failure, sympathetic to Muslim protesters, Mitt Romney ignored the fact that Americans were killed and under threat overseas.

09/13/2012

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Keidel: Any Way You Slice It, A-Rod Is Nearly Impossible To Like

Everything seems synthetic, scripted and rehearsed, as though he practiced his responses in front of a mirror for hours — something cynics would say he does daily no matter his media requirements.

08/30/2012

Greener Corporation - Bayville, NJ (file / credit: Greener Corporation)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Where The Jobs Are – Part 3 – Jobs That Don’t Require College Degrees

A career without college? Some say it’s the way of the future, WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot reported.

06/06/2012

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Friends, Colleagues Remember CBS Newsman Mike Wallace

He didn’t just interview people. He interrogated them. Legendary CBS newsman Mike Wallace died over the weekend at the age of 93 and tributes have been pouring in for the “60 Minutes” pioneer.

04/09/2012

Mike Wallace attends the Henry A. Grunwald Awards Luncheon on September 19, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Legendary ’60 Minutes’ Correspondent Mike Wallace Dead At Age 93

Wallace died Saturday night surrounded by family at the Waveny Care Center in New Canaan, Conn., said CBS spokesman Kevin Tedesco. He also had a home in Manhattan.

04/08/2012

People walk past the front of the New York Stock Exchange Aug. 5, 2011. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Senate Passes Bill Banning Congress From Using Insider Information

New York’s junior senator, Kirsten Gillibrand, is a main sponsor of the so-called “Stock Act,” which forces lawmakers, their aides and family members to publicly disclose financial transactions.

02/02/2012

Samuel Eshagoff (credit: 60 Minutes)

Sam Eshaghoff Discusses Long Island SAT Scandal In Interview

“I thought that there was an easy way to make money. And just like any other easy way to make money, it’s always too good to be true,” he said.

01/01/2012

Samuel Eshagoff (credit: 60 Minutes)

EXCLUSIVE: Teen Accused In L.I. SAT Scandal Says He Provided ‘Reliable Service’

Of the more than 20 students arrested in the scandal, it is Sam Eshaghoff who is the poster boy. He scored 2100 out of 2400 on his own SAT exam, and is accused of taking at least 15 tests for money.

12/29/2011

Bernard Madoff

Bernard Madoff Tells Barbara Walters He Feels Safe, Is Happy In Prison

Bernie Madoff says he has terrible remorse and horrible nightmares over his epic fraud, but feels safer in prison than on the outside.

10/27/2011

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