In its ongoing coverage of the sheriff’s deputy from Harris County, Texas being shot Friday night outside a gas station, Monday’s edition of the CBS Evening News criticized the slain officer’s boss for making “controversial statements” about the Black Lives Matter movement that “some have called...insensitive.”
Appearing on The Rachel Maddow Show, former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather wondered whether Fox News and GOP front-runner Donald Trump conspired to create their very public feud, since it’s been beneficial to both sides: Rather: … I’m a little suspicious, with not much evidence, I’m a little suspicious of this battle between Trump and […]
Not even in the wake of the sickening Planned Parenthood videos will the broadcast networks dare to criticize Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger. During their news shows, ABC, NBC and CBS ignored a press conference against Margaret Sanger held in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
CBS Evening News allowed discredited gun researcher John Lott to attack the view that gun violence is a public health issue with the unsupported claim that murder rates have increased everywhere guns have been banned. Lott is a well-known pro-gun advocate and frequent source of conservative misinformation about gun violence. Show More Summary
After Thursday’s network morning shows chose to ignore a finding in the latest Quinnipiac poll that voters most associate the word “liar” with Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton, ABC’s World News Tonight that evening and Friday’s NBC Today finally mentioned the survey. CBS continued to avoid the topic.
On Thursday, the CBS Evening News seized on the deadly shooting of two local news reporters in Roanoke, Virginia to promote the idea that gun control should be treated like “a public health issue” akin to seat belts, airbags, and anti-smoking campaigns.
A shooting in Moneta, Virginia on Wednesday morning has claimed at least two lives — even more chilling, the incident was captured during a live news broadcast. Alison Parker, a correspondent for CBS affiliate WDBJ7, was conducting an interview at the Bridgewater Plaza when suddenly shots rang out. [ Related: Aurora Theater Shooter Sentenced To Life Without [...]
The full episode of the CBS Evening News from the August 22, 2015 edition
NBC and CBS are happily covering the “great news” of a “fetus” and unborn “baby” – but it’s not one of those torn apart in the recent Planned Parenthood videos. In fact, it’s not even human. It’s been one full day, but ABC, NBC and CBS...Show More Summary
While Fox News anchor Bret Baier led off Wednesday’s Special Report by declaring that the latest shocking revelation about the Iran nuclear deal “sounds like a joke” to congressional critics, ABC’s World News Tonight and CBS Evening News ignored the story completely. Meanwhile, NBC Nightly News only allowed a minute of air time for the breaking news.
On Tuesday, the CBS Evening News happened to stumble upon and offer up a solid report on one of the newest chapters in the illegal immigration fight as the city council of Huntington Park, California took the step earlier this month to appoint two illegal immigrants to posts on the city’s advisory commission.
This is the site of the Richelieu Apartments in Pass Christian, Mississippi. This is a place where 23 people laughed in the face of death. And where 23 people died. --Walter Cronkite, CBS Evening News, August 1969 Richelieu Manor Apartments...Show More Summary
The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY is up +2% year-to-year in viewers (6.38m from 6.26m) for the week ending August 14, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings.
CBS News is the only network news division where the every major broadcast – morning, evening, primetime and weekends – is drawing more viewers on a television year-to-date basis than the year before
On Thursday night, the CBS Evening News omitted reports that the Islamic terrorist group ISIS used chemical weapons in multiple attacks in Iraq over the past week against Kurdish forces the group claimed responsibility for a bombing in Iraq earlier in the day. Show More Summary
In a wide ranging interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley, Secretary of State John Kerry defended the Iran nuclear deal and explained why the U.S. hasn't allowed the Syrian rebels its training to fight the Syrian regim...
Secretary of State John Kerry told "CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley that "it's very likely" his emails are being read by Russia and China
The network’s evening news broadcast, drew an average of 7.8 million total nightly viewers during the week of Aug. 3, more than ABC’s “World News Tonight” and CBS’s “Evening News.”
Secretary of State John Kerry tells "The CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley why the U.S. didn't include the American prisoners being held in Iran in the nuclear negotiations
Secretary of State John Kerry tells "The CBS Evening News" anchor and managing editor Scott Pelley why the U.S. isn't fighting the war against ISIS more decisively