The CBS telecast of the 69th Emmy Awards was watched by about 11.4 million viewers on Sunday, roughly equaling last year’s audience level, which hit an all-time low. The good news for CBS is the number did not decline from 2016, when the broadcast aired on ABC. Ratings for the Emmys have been on...
Since Inauguration Day (January 20), Media Research Center analysts have reviewed every mention of President Trump and top administration officials on ABC’s World News Tonight, the CBS Evening News and NBC Nightly News, including weekends. Show More Summary
Republican establishment is trying to nullify President Donald Trump’s election, ousted strategist Steve Bannon tells Charlie Rose in an excerpt of his 60 Minute interview that played tonight on CBS Evening News. “That’s a brutal fact...Show More Summary
Veteran journalist and former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather said on Wednesday that no matter how bellicose and defiant President Donald Trump acts, he is seriously afraid of Special Counsel Bob Mueller’s Russia probe and what it might reveal. “This is unique like so much with...
With flood waters barely beginning to recede, CBS Evening News ran a segment on Wednesday blaming climate change and the construction of Houston for the high level of destruction from Hurricane Harvey. “So why was Harvey so devastating...Show More Summary
Even as megachurch pastor Joel Osteen was only reluctantly pressured into letting Hurricane Harvey victims stay in his church, another Houston-area pastor was braving the flood waters searching for survivors. CBS News reports that a pastor in the area, who did not wish to be publicly identified,...
While ABC and NBC only produced a news brief about a protest in favor of Colin Kaepernick, CBS This Morning on Thursday devoted an entire segment to “taking a stand” for the football player, even hyping comparisons of him to Rosa Parks and Muhammad Ali. Show More Summary
Veteran journalist and former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather ripped President Donald Trump’s “frankly unhinged” hour-long rant at his Tuesday night rally in Phoenix, AZ and said that the embattled president appears hell-bent on “gaslight”-ing the entire country. In...
Pretty good rendition, I'd say.
The last total solar eclipse in the US and Canada took place in February 1979. Here’s Walter Cronkite’s original report on the eclipse for the CBS Evening News. It features druids, a rooster that was supposed to sleep during the eclipse,...Show More Summary
So just how low has Katie Couric fallen? The former co-host of the Today Show and anchor of CBS Evening News has been on a rapid career plunge recently. Her last regular gig was as Global Anchor for Yahoo!News but she left that in June. Couric has now apparently reached the bottom of the barrel. Show More Summary
Trump's "locked and loaded" remark on North Korea caps off fiery week; do eight siblings in Indiana hold the secret to marriage bliss?
Even as news from outside the doors of the Beverly Hilton roiled the traditional television ecosystem — including Disney pulling future programming from Netflix in favor of its own subscription services and Facebook producing original content — networks continued to...
A new poll from CBS News shows that 61 percent of Americans are “uneasy” about President Trump’s ability to handle the North Korea crisis. Even among Republicans, more than 1 in 5 say they are uneasy. “Nearly three-quarters of Americans [72 percent] are uneasy about the possibility of conflict with North Korea. … A majority think North […]
One of the axioms of modern sports television is that news and highlights are dead. Even though many of us who grew up on the classic SportsCenters of the mid-90s long for those days again, ESPN’s flagship show is a vastly different animal today. Show More Summary
He directed the “CBS Evening News” and Sunday morning’s “Face the Nation” for several decades.
Former “Today” host and “CBS Evening News” anchor Katie Couric is on the move again, walking away from a reported $10 million annual salary from online company Oath, formerly Yahoo, where Couric has had an interview show and other assignments...
Amidst all the warranted coverage of White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci’s disturbingly vulgar tirade about Reince Priebus and Steve Bannon, the CBS Evening News and NBC Nightly News ignored the poignant White House...Show More Summary
San Diego Comic-Con has been a regular treasure trove of information about Star Trek: Discovery, CBS’ 15-episode Star Trek series that will air in September, with casting announcements, character revelations, and even a new trailer.Show More Summary
The White House declared the week of July 16, “Made in America” week to celebrate U.S. manufacturing -- a continuance of President Donald Trump’s “America First” campaign focus. But ABC, CBS and NBC evening news shows minimized the administration’s...Show More Summary