60 Minutes

Selected Stories

“The Case of Alex Rodriguez”

Investigative report with Scott Pelley that offered the first hard evidence that Major League Baseball’s highest-paid player was doping over multiple seasons. Included first interview with Rodriguez’s drug dealer Tony Bosch, MLB Commissioner Bud Selig, and brought to light 1,000 incriminating text messages that made the case. 
   • Winner: News Emmy for Best Report in a News Magazine
   • Nominated: News Emmy for Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine

“The Students of Stoneman Douglas” 

A report on the students of Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida in the aftermath of the mass shooting at their school. Included interviews with five student leaders and Emma Gonzalez, who became the national face of the student movement.
   • Winner: News Emmy for Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Newsmagazine

“Kabul Under Siege”

A report with Lara Logan from Kabul, Afghanistan in the fall of 2017. Our story included interviews with the four-star American general there, Gen. John Nicholson, as well as Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.

“Into Dangerous Hands”

A Scott Pelley investigation into the way the Intelligence Community grants security clearances, focusing on the cases of mass shooter Aaron Alexis, Wikileaks source Chelsea Manning, and fugitive Edward Snowden.
   • Nominated: News Emmy for Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine

 

“Newtown”

A breaking-news Scott Pelley report on the tragedy that aired three days after the massacre and included interviews with survivors and close friends of shooter’s mother Nancy Lanza. Aired December 17, 2012.
   • Winner: duPont-Columbia award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism
 

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