Speaking from a water-parched perch in the Sierra Nevadas that would normally be covered with five feet or more of snow, today California Gov. Jerry Brown announced unprecedented mandatory water use restrictions. ABC News reports: For...Show More Summary
ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee told AdweekTV she wasn’t planning on a career in TV when she got her first big break. Zee told us her journey to the network involved a mixture of James Spann, the small market meteorologist who is anything but small market, a love of storm chasing, and a distaste for the word “weather girl.”
ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee has always known she was fascinated with weather, but it took her a while to realize she wanted to be on television. Zee was studying meteorology when a professor encouraged her to look into TV. Zee took the advice, landed an internship and fell in love. Just don’t call her a “weather girl.”
ABC News has invited Monica Lewinsky to The View as a guest, to talk about her “anti-bullying campaign,” naturally leading to speculation she might replace Rosie O’Donnell as one of the show panelists, or at least that show creator Barbara...Show More Summary
As Palestinian Authority Pres. Mahmoud Abbas goes to the UN to try to circumvent the peace process and have a Palestinian state unilaterally declared, a new Washington Post/ABC News poll finds that support for a Palestinian state is slipping. Show More Summary
Babs wants Monica to inject some much-needed mojo into the brand. Retired news legend Barbara Walters still has some clout – and a strong opinion about how ABC can turn things around at the ratings-challenged show she created, The View. Barbara’s magic bullet: Monica Lewinsky. Walters says that the former White House intern would be [...]
An argument over a winning $500 lottery ticket has cost a Fort Worth, Texas couple their lives. According to ABC News, a 46-year-old man identified as Terry Martin first shot his live-in girlfriend, 48-year-old Laurice Hampton and then turned the gun on himself after she demanded he give half the prize money to her. Show More Summary
Misao Okawa, who was recognized by Guinness World Records to be world’s oldest person has died just a few weeks after she celebrated her 117th birthday. According to ABC News, Misao Okawa died in the presence of her grandson at a nursing home in Osaka, Japan on Wednesday. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir and the CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley declined to cover the latest in the Hillary Clinton e-mail scandal as the House Select Committee on Benghazi has requested a private meeting with the former secretary of state while a separate deadline concerning her e-mail server approaches. Show More Summary
Olympic diving gold medalist Greg Louganis, ex-NBA player Jason Collins and other prominent gay athletes are planning to protest the recently passed Religious Freedom Restoration Act, ABC News reports. The controversial law protects business owners who want to decline services to gays, lesbians and others on the basis of sexual orientation. The protest will apparently […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Josh Lederman of The Associated Press and Jim Avila of ABC News have won the Merriman Smith Award for presidential coverage under deadline pressure.
CBS Evening News falsely claimed that "19 other states" have laws similar to Indiana's controversial new "religious freedom" law -- but as both NBC Nightly News and ABC World News pointed out, the state's new legislation is different...Show More Summary
ABC News’ “World News Tonight with David Muir” ranked No. 1 in Adults 25-54 (2.145 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.445 million) during the week of March 23, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.
For NBC Nightly News’s final week of Wee Hour Viewer Melding, the broadcast averaged 8.709 million viewers, leading ABC’s World News Tonight by 112,000 viewers (and CBS Evening News by 1.970 mil). Neither NBC nor Nielsen is releasing...Show More Summary
NBC News, ABC News, and CBS News have all made concerted efforts to skew younger by offering more digital options, but NBC News is perhaps doing the best job at speaking to younger audiences where they actually are. Last January, the news network partnered with NowThisNews to produce short-form video. Show More Summary
A new Washington Post/ABC News poll found majority support for the Obama administration's negotiations with Iran to stunt the country's nuclear program in exchange for an easing of sanctions.
This weekend, on ABC News' "This Week," host George Stephanopoulos rather conscientiously attempted to elicit a "yes" or "no" answer from Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, who was invited to clarify the unique language of his state's recently...Show More Summary
(Photo: ABC News) Officers Jason Pavlige and James Hodges of Fruitport Township, Michigan stopped a couple in a car. The mother was holding a 10-month old baby in her arms instead of securing her properly in a car seat. The officers realized that this couple couldn’t afford to buy a car seat. Show More Summary
American Apparel's ex CEO Dov Charney has kept a relatively low profile since getting the heave-ho in December 2014. But like a bad penny, the disgraced exec has once again resurfaced, speaking to ABC News's 20/20 for an episode...
From the March 30 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: Watch A Fox News Anchor Debunk His Network's Defense Of Indiana's "Religious Freedom" Law ABC's Stephanopoulos Grills Gov. Mike Pence On Anti-LGBT Discrimination After Indiana "Religious Freedom" Law Passes Fox News' Dishonest Defense Of Indiana's Anti-LGBT "Religious Freedom" Law