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60 Minutes Legend Mike Wallace Dead at 93

caption: A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS - 60 MINUTES' 35th season premiere begins with a report from the man who has been on the broadcast for every one of those seasons - Mike Wallace.  He'll report on American-born children forced to live in Saudi Arabia, away from their American mothers who are denied permission to visit their own children.  Wallace's report will be broadcast on the 35th season premiere of 60 MINUTES, Sunday Sept. 29 (7:00-8:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
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Pioneering 60 Minutes journalist Mike Wallace, who spent four decades grilling world leaders and pop culture icons on the venerable CBS newsmagazine, died Saturday in Connecticut. He was 93.

His passing was announced today on CBS News Sunday Morning by anchor Charles Osgood. READ MORE


60 Minutes Icon Andy Rooney Dead at 92

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Legendary 60 Minutes curmudgeon Andy Rooney, who one month ago wrapped up his 33-year run as the program’s straight-shooting commentator, has died after suffering complications following minor surgery. He was 92. READ MORE


Ratings: Despite Dwindling Housewives, ABC's Pan Am Has Solid Take-Off

PAN AM - ABC's "Pan Am" stars Karine Vanasse as Colette, Michael Mosley as Ted, Margot Robbie as Laura, Mike Vogel as Dean, Christina Ricci as Maggie and Kelli Garner as Kate. (ABC/BOB D'AMICO)

ABC’s Pan Am flew some very friendly skies in its Sunday night premiere, this despite leading out of Desperate Housewives‘ lowest-rated season opener ever.

The ladies of Wisteria Lane at 9 pm drew 9.8 million total viewers and a 3.1 demo rating, plunging 24 and 28 percent, respectively, from the show’s year-ago premiere. Pan Am however built on that audience, checking in … READ MORE


Fall TV: CBS Sets Premiere Dates, Including NCIS, HIMYM and An Extra-Big Bang

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CBS is the fourth network (following The CWFox and ABC) to release its fall TV premiere plan, and the 23rd cycle of reality juggernaut Survivor will kick things off on Wednesday, Sept. 14.

The Eye Net is giving its buzzy new sitcom 2 Broke Girls a special sneak preview behind the high-profile Ashton Kutcher-headlined relaunch of Two and a Half Men on Sept. 19 (delaying the return of …READ MORE & VIEW DATES


TVLine Items: Glee Gal's GLAAD News, WWE's Edge Finds Haven, and Other TV News to Know

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Glee‘s Naya Rivera just scored a nice gig for an up-and-coming starlet — hosting the GLAAD Media Awards. READ MORE