’60 Minutes’ Pays Tribute to the Late Andy Rooney

NEW YORK — “60 Minutes” has paid tribute to the late Andy Rooney with a rerun far sooner than anyone wanted to see. The former commentator died Friday night from complications after minor surgery. Only a month ago, the 92-year-old curmudgeon gave his final commentary after 33 years on television’s favorite newsmagazine. On Sunday, veteran […]

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CBS: Andy Rooney Hospitalized In Serious Condition

NEW YORK — CBS says longtime “60 Minutes” essayist Andy Rooney is in the hospital after developing serious complications following minor surgery last week. The network said Tuesday that Rooney’s condition is stable. At the family’s request, CBS is releasing no other details about his health status or where Rooney is hospitalized. Rooney is 92, and […]

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Watch: Fallon Dons Bushy Brows for Outrageous Rooney Impression

“Why do they call it cheese pizza, anyway?” “What’s the significance of the number 9-1-1?” “I think more things oughta be made out of wood.” Watch Jimmy Fallon don a gray wig and bushy brows for a spot-on sketch about what recent “60 Minutes” retiree Andy Rooney is doing in his spare time: [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Late-Night-With-Jimmy-Fallon/102993/2147732008/Mon%2C-Oct-3%2C-2011/embed?skipTo=300 […]

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Turbulence for ‘Pan Am’ in Week Two Ratings

ABC’s “Pan Am” lost altitude Sunday night – shedding more than a quarter of its audience from a week earlier, according to Nielsen overnights. The high-flying ’60s series about sexy stewardesses and Pan Am pilots drew 7.749 million viewers Sunday night at 10/9c in the overnights – down from 11.063 million in the national Nielsens […]

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