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'60 Minutes' creator Don Hewitt dies

Don Hewitt, the CBS News executive whose  career in journalism spanned more than 60 years and who was the mastermind behind "60 Minutes," died Wednesday; he was 86. Hewitt transformed television journalism by showing that news programs could generate money and helped make TV an essential part of politics when he produced and directed the first televised debate between U.S. presidential candidates.

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