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  1. Lumber Liquidators Flooring is Facing U.S. Safety InquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... in the coming months, he said. The agency began looking into the matter sometime after the CBS News program "60 Minutes" broadcast a report March 1 that accused Lumber Liquidators of selling laminate flooring in California that violated the state's ...

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  2. Feds investigate safety of Lumber Liquidators flooringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... for Disease Control and Prevention and the Federal Trade Commission. The move comes after a report on CBS' "60 Minutes" this month that said Lumber Liquidators' laminate flooring made in China contains high levels of formaldehyde, a carcinogen. Sen. ...

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  3. U.S. probes Lumber LiquidatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | NWAonline

    ... for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Federal Trade Commission. The move comes after a report on CBS' 60 Minutes earlier this month that said Lumber Liquidators' laminate flooring made in China contains high levels of formaldehyde, a ...

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  4. How does Africa get reported? A letter of concern to 60 MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | San Francisco Bay View

    In the 60 Minutes story "The Ebola Hot Zone," broadcast Nov. 9, 2014, Lara Logan watches as American virologist Joseph Fair instructs Liberian gravediggers at a graveyard adjacent to an Ebola treatment unit. No African voice is heard in the 15-minute segment except that of the African American doctor who heads the clinic and speaks a few words.

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  5. Best of Dawson: La Grange man to be featured in Stephen King movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Kinston Free Press

    ... King said he wanted to create a fantasy epic in the style of Lord Of The Rings that would be set in America. A 60 Minutes story onchemical-biological warfare triggered a memory of a chemical spill in Utah that ended up killing a large number of ...

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  6. Report: Former 10th Mountain Division soldier aids Christian militias fighting ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Watertown Daily Times

    A former 10th Mountain Division soldier is helping Christian militias in Iraq protect their homes from Islamic State group militants. Brett Felton, who previously served with the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, told a crew from CBS News's “60 Minutes ” that his Christian faith inspired him to travel into the country.

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  7. '60 Minutes' Blasted For "Anachronistic Style" Of Africa CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Deadline

    A group of academics and journalists is accusing 60 Minutes of turning black Africans into background extras in its recent segments from the continent. " 60 Minutes has managed, quite extraordinarily, to render people of black African ancestry voiceless and all but invisible" in a series of recent segments, says a letter penned by Howard W. French and signed by more than 150 people that was emailed to 60 Minutes exec producer Jeff Fager and posted on the blog A Glimpse of the World.

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  8. '60 Minutes' Blasted for Treating Blacks as Victims in Africa CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | News Max

    More than 150 writers and professors from across the United States sent a letter to "60 Minutes" Executive Producer Jeff Fager Wednesday blasting the CBS News program for what it terms "frequent and recurring" misrepresentation of events in Africa, Politico reported. The letter, written by former New York Times foreign correspondent Howard French, alleges that "'60 Minutes' has managed, quite extraordinarily, to render people of black African ancestry voiceless and all but invisible."

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  9. Lara Logan Readmitted to Hospital for 2011 Mob Assault ComplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | News Max

    Lara Logan, CBS News "60 Minutes" correspondent, was readmitted to a hospital in Washington D.C. this week due to ongoing complications from the sexual assault she suffered while covering Egypt's so-called "Arab Spring" uprisings in 2011. "I've been in and around this business and people don't understand how hard reporters work and how much time they put in," Ed Butowsky, a close friend and confidante of Lara and her family, told Breitbart News .

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  10. '60 Minutes' Correspondent Lara Logan Hospitalized For Fourth Time In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | StarPulse.com

    CBS News correspondent Lara Logan , who features on the network's Sunday night series 60 Minutes , has been hospitalized again for complications stemming from the sexual assault she suffered in Egypt while covering the Arab Spring in 2011. "We were sorry to learn that Lara was readmitted to the hospital," 60 Minutes spokesman Keven Tedesco told Breitbart.com on Monday.

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  11. 150 Writers and Professors Send Letter Criticizing 60 Minutes' Africa CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Mediaite.com

    The letter, authored by former New York Times reporter Howard W. French , was sent to executive producer Jeff Fager and blasted the magazine program for, among other things, failing to get the perspectives of actual Africans when they sent their correspondents to cover Africa-centric topics. While he had concerns with the way that 60 Minutes covered topics like animal wildlife, it was Lara Logan 's ebola coverage, in which "not a single Liberian was quoted in any capacity," that pushed French to write the letter.

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  12. '60 Minutes' under fire for Africa coverageRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Memeorandum

    '60 Minutes' under fire for Africa coverage - Journalist and author Howard W. French and more than 150 other writers and professors sent a letter to 60 Minutes Executive Producer Jeff Fager on Wednesday faulting the CBS News program for its "frequent and recurring misrepresentation of the African continent." The day's must-read political news and opinion pieces are scattered across hundreds of news outlets and blogs, too many for any one person to read.

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  13. Clinton family facing RICO racketeering case filed in federal court in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Examiner.com

    ... e director. [So] I was going to stay there and make sure he couldn't replace me," Freeh told Mike Wallace of CBS' 60 Minutes.

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  14. Feds look at Lumber Liquidators flooring safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Finance and Commerce

    ... Disease Control and Prevention, as well as the Federal Trade Commission. The move comes after a report on CBS' "60 Minutes" earlier this month that said that Lumber Liquidators' laminate flooring made in China contains high levels of formaldehyde, a ...

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  15. No Sanctions For Lawyer In Bogus Treasure CaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Courthouse News Service

    ... helped the divers sell the story, according to the court's 58-page opinion. Miscovich told a crew from the CBS "60 Minutes" program that the emeralds were worth millions of dollars, according to the ruling. An emerald expert later testified in court ...

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  16. Feds to investigating safety of Lumber Liquidators flooringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Star-Telegram.com

    Chairman Elliot F. Kaye said Wednesday the agency is taking the issue seriously and is working to get answers for consumers. The move comes after a report on CBS' "60 Minutes" earlier this month that said that Lumber Liquidators' Chinese-made laminate flooring contains high levels of formaldehyde, a carcinogen.

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  17. Feds to investigate safety of Lumber Liquidators flooringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Chairman Elliot F. Kaye said Wednesday the agency is taking the issue seriously and is working to get answers for consumers. The move comes after a report on CBS' "60 Minutes" earlier this month that said that Lumber Liquidators' Chinese-made laminate flooring contains high levels of formaldehyde, a carcinogen.

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  18. Lumber Liquidators flooring in safety probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WISW-AM Columbia

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the probe Wednesday and said if it found a safety problem it would seek to have the company recall the laminated flooring it imports from China. The investigation began soon after a March 1 report on CBS' "60 Minutes" by CNN anchor Anderson Cooper.

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  19. U.S. safety regulators probe Lumber Liquidators laminatesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... cover the boards and trap fumes released from the glue. Lumber Liquidators came under fire after the CBS "60 Minutes" program claimed that laminates used by the company and made in China had unsafe levels of formaldehyde. Kaye said the regulator's ...

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  20. 'Empire' out in a flourish for FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Crescent-News.com

    ... Dead," AMC, 13.76 million; "The Voice" (Tuesday), NBC, 12.82 million; "The Voice" (Monday), NBC, 12.57 million; "60 Minutes," CBS, 11.58 million; "Madam Secretary," CBS, 10.79 million; "NCIS," CBS, 10 million; 10. "Survivor," CBS, 9.62 million. ABC ...

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