The war of words in the 2016 race for president reached a new level Thursday when both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton accused one another of being a “bigot.” On CBS Evening News, fill-in anchor James Brown seemed disappointed in them,...Show More Summary
She’s a cut above the rest. Katie Couric took a $1 million pay cut when she was an anchor at “CBS Evening News” to prevent significant layoffs, Page Six, The New York Post’s gossip column, reported on Saturday. The journalist’s deed was revealed in “Powerhouse: The Untold Story of Hollywood’s Creative Artists Agency” written by James Andrew Miller. Show More Summary
Katie Couric was at CBS from 2006-2011, where she hosted the CBS Evening News. While she was there, she apparently saved a lot of people from pink slips by forgoing some of her own huge pay check. Read more...
Dan Rather, the disgraced former CBS Evening News anchor, took to Facebook in an epic rant after Donald Trump remarked at a campaign rally in North Carolina yesterday that maybe “the Second Amendment People” could stop Hillary Clinton from appointing anti-gun judges if she becomes president: “No trying-to-be objective and fair journalist, no citizen who […]
Former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather took to Facebook and absolutely ripped into Donald Trump after the controversial presidential candidate made a comment about how Second Amendment citizens can stop Hillary Clinton from becoming president of the United States. Show More Summary
Dan Rather fired off a warning for those who say they disagree with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s rhetoric but still support him: “History is watching.” Rather, who was anchor of the “CBS Evening News” from 1981 to...Show More Summary
Once again the broadcast networks showed that when it comes to economic news, they pick news that makes Obama look good. ABC World News and CBS Evening News both reported the “good news for the economy” on Aug. 5, that 255,000 jobs were added in the month of July. Show More Summary
July 2016 marked Nightly News’s 13th consecutive monthly win. CBS Evening News delivered 5 percent year-over-year growth in A25-54. World News Tonight saw slight growth in total viewers.
Michelle Miller gushed over Michelle Obama and her seven and a half years as first lady on Monday's CBS Evening News. Miller trumpeted Mrs. Obama as "her husband's biggest advocate; a mother fiercely protective of her daughter's privacy;...Show More Summary
Wednesday's CBS Evening News used the recent heat wave in the United States to hype climate change. Mireya Villarreal featured a meteorologist who contended that "this is such a massive problem — and even if we were to completely stop all carbon emissions right now, we would still have a very serious situation. Show More Summary
On Monday and Tuesday, CBS Evening News failed to cover the ISIS-inspired knife and ax attack by an Afghan refugee on train passengers in Germany. Instead, the newscast ended on Tuesday with a report on the celebrities who condemned Donald Trump for walking out to Queen's "We Are The Champions" at the Republican National Convention on Monday. Show More Summary
NBC Nightly News won total viewers and the news demo on all five evenings. CBS Evening News improved significantly in the news demo from the same week last year.
"There’s a lot to this anchoring thing. It’s not as easy as it looks as it turns out. At least it’s not as easy for me."
During Wednesday’s CBS Evening News the network chose to give a boost to Social Justice Warriors by ending the show with a poem to “white privilege.” “We end tonight with a poem, written and performed by an Atlanta teenager this past...Show More Summary
NBC Nightly News won the A25-54 demo as CBS Evening News continued to out-perform its 2015 average in the news demo.
Nightly News, World News Tonight and CBS Evening News were each up in total viewers from the same quarter last year. NBC and CBS were also up in the news demo.
On Friday's CBS Evening News, Steve Hartman hinted that the Bible Belt — and specifically, Alabama — was a dangerous place for homosexuals. Hartman pointed out that "a lot of people came out after Orlando" terrorist attack, but touted how "few took as big a risk as Jesse Johnson. Show More Summary
During Monday’s edition of CBS’ Evening News the network threw their weight behind a lawsuit against Remington, which is trying to find the gun-manufacturer liable for the shooting in Newtown Connecticut. “Congress shielded gun-makers...Show More Summary
The full episode of the CBS Evening news from June 20, 2016 edition
CBS’ Evening News on Tuesday took a look at the uptick in anti-LGBT violence in the U.S. following the Orlando massacre at gay nightclub Pulse. Host Scott Pelley began the segment by pointing out the painful juxtaposition the LGBT community now… Read The post CBS Evening News Highlights Rise in Anti-LGBT Violence in the U.S. – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.