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07.12.2012

“60 MINUTES” GARNERS 34 EMMY NOMINATIONS AND LEADS CBS NEWS TO EARN MORE NOMINATIONS THAN ANY OTHER NETWORK

The CBS EVENING NEWS Earns Five Nominations, 48 HOURS MYSTERY Receives One and  

CBS SUNDAY MORNING Garners Three

  

CBS News Recognized with a Total of 43 Emmy Award Nominations

 

CBS News has been recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) with an industry-leading 43 News and Documentary Emmy Award nominations for segments broadcast in 2011.  60 MINUTES received 34 of the Network’s 43 Emmy nominations and led CBS News to earn more nominations that any other Network.  In addition, the CBS EVENING NEWS was honored with five nominations, 48 HOURS MYSTERY was recognized with and CBS SUNDAY MORNING garnered three.  

 

The 33rd Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards will be presented on Monday, Oct. 1, at a ceremony at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, located in the Time Warner Center in New York.  Details of the nominated broadcasts are as follows:

 

60 MINUTES:

  •  “Catastrophe” – Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine
  •  “The Spark” -- Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine
  •  “Lara Logan” -- Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine
  •  “Gospel for Teens” – Outstanding Feature Story in a  News Magazine
  •  “Hard Times Generation: Part II” -- Outstanding Feature Story in a  News Magazine
  •  “Hard Times Generation: Part I” -- Outstanding Feature Story in a  News Magazine
  •  “Operations Proper Exit” -- Outstanding Feature Story in a  News Magazine
  •  “Armstrong” – Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine
  •  “Insiders” -- Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine
  •  “The Next Housing Shock” – Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a News Magazine
  •  “There Goes the Neighborhood” -- Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a News Magazine
  •  “Killing Bin Laden: The President’s Story” – Outstanding Interview
  •  “The Man Behind WikiLeaks” – Outstanding Interview
  •  “Greg Mortenson” – Best Report in a News Magazine
  •  “Hard Times Generation: Part II” – Best Report in a News Magazine
  •  “Hard Times Generation: Part I” – Best Report in a News Magazine
  •  “Insiders” – Best Report in a News Magazine
  •  “The Next Housing Shock” – Best Report in a News Magazine
  •  “Hard Times Generation: Part II” – Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Writing
  •  “Mount Athos” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Writing
  •  “Prosecuting Wall Street” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Writing
  •  “The Next Housing Shock” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Writing
  •  “There Goes the Neighborhood” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Writing
  •  “Hard Times Generation – Part II” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Research
  •  “Hard Times Generation – Part I” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Research
  •  “Insiders” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Research
  •  “After the Wave” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Video Journalism
  •  “Alone on the Wall” – Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Video Journalism
  •  “Catastrophe” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Video Journalism
  •  “Mount Athos” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Video Journalism
  •  “Gospel for Teens” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Editing
  •  “Hard Times Generations: Part II” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Editing
  •  “Mount Athos” -- Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Editing
  •  “60 Minutes” -- Outstanding Promotional Announcement: Institutional

 

CBS EVENING NEWS:

  •  “Fall of Tripoli” – Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in Regularly Scheduled Newscast
  •  “Dover Mortuary Scandal” – Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
  •  “Gunwalker: Fast and Furious” -- Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
  •  “Kansas City Adoption Scam” -- Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
  •  “Inside Syria” – Best Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

 

48 HOURS MYSTERY:

  •  “Grave Injustice” – Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine

 

CBS NEWS SUNDAY MORNING:

  •  Don’t Count on It"Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
  •  “One in Six” -- Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
  •  “Coming Home” – Best Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

           

 

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Press Contact:  Kelli Halyard  212-975-6795  kee@cbsnews.com

 

 

Press:

Kelli Halyard
212-975-6795
kee@cbsnews.com