Newsmakers

  • The Battle Above, part two

    The Battle Above, part two

    A rare look at how a branch of the U.S. Air Force called Space Command is preparing for a battle most of us have never thought about -- one high above the Earth

  • The Battle Above, part one

    The Battle Above, part one

    U.S. and China are locked in a high stakes contest over satellites that are critical to national security and everyday life

  • Death in the Mediterranean

    Death in the Mediterranean

    Desperation fuels the largest mass migration since WWII in which thousands have died trying to reach Europe by sea

  • TED Talks

    TED Talks

    The lecture series has become one of the Internet's most powerful platforms -- spreading ideas through the stories of remarkable people

  • A Crime Against Humanity

    A Crime Against Humanity

    Scott Pelley reports on the 2013 sarin gas attack in Syria that U.S. intelligence estimates killed more than 1,400 civilians

  • The Attack on Sony

    The Attack on Sony

    North Korea's cyberattack on Sony Pictures exposed a new reality: you don't have to be a superpower to inflict damage on U.S. corporations

  • The Good Friday Agreement

    The Good Friday Agreement

    In a rare interview, Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams addresses allegations that he was complicit in the 1972 murder of Jean McConville

  • Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on 60 Minutes

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on 60 Minutes

    Charlie Rose interviews the Syrian dictator as a four-year-old civil war drags on in which his regime has been accused of devastating attacks on civilians

  • Modern life's devices under China's grip?

    Modern life's devices under China's grip?

    From smartphones to cars and defense missiles, modern U.S. life depends on rare earth elements but China dominates the industry

  • Iraq's Christians persecuted by ISIS

    Iraq's Christians persecuted by ISIS

    More than 125,000 of Iraq's Christians have been forced to flee the homeland they have lived in for nearly 2,000 years because of ISIS violence and threats

  • Dead or Alive

    Dead or Alive

    Thousands of errors to the Social Security Administration's Death Master File can result in fraudulent payments -- costing taxpayers billions -- and identity headaches

  • A Few Good Women

    A Few Good Women

    The Marines are looking for a few good women to serve in combat but, after more than two years of trying, no woman has made it through the grueling infantry officer school

  • Coming home

    Coming home

    Scott Pelley revisits men who served in a Marine company that took especially high casualties in Afghanistan; a group he first met five years ago

  • Who killed the prosecutor?

    Who killed the prosecutor?

    The untimely death of Alberto Nisman right before presenting damning charges against Argentina's government has set off a scandal that has captured the world's attention

  • The Storm after the Storm

    The Storm after the Storm

    Sharyn Alfonsi investigates allegations that thousands of homeowners were denied their flood insurance claims after Hurricane Sandy because of fraudulent engineers’ reports

  • 60 Minutes Presents: Remembering Bob Simon

    60 Minutes Presents: Remembering Bob Simon

    60 Minutes remembers and celebrates the life and extraordinary career of friend and colleague Bob Simon