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60 MINUTES: 8/24

August 25th, 2014

Episode 24 of 149 episodes

Steve Kroft investigated the multibillion dollar industry that collects, analyzes and sells the personal information of millions of Americans with virtually no oversight. Also, Bob Simon reports on the aftermath of the disaster in Fukushima, Japan, and finds toxic ghosts towns frozen in time. Finally, "60 Minutes" travels to the South Pacific on the trail of the humpback whale; Scott Pelley reports.