At the top of Thursday’s CBS Evening News, anchor Scott Pelley proclaimed that the jailing of Rowan County, Kentucky Democratic Clerk Kim Davis “could be the last front in a losing battle against same-sex marriage” as she had been refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples since the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling legalizing gay marriage on June 26.
The CBS Evening News bid farewell on Thursday to Hillary Clinton’s e-mail scandal as the newscast dodged news that longtime Clinton aide Cheryl Mills testified before the House Select Committee on Benghazi plus word late Wednesday night that a former staffer who helped set up her private e-mail server would invoke his Fifth Amendment by not testifying before Congress.
Major League Baseball's richest somehow got even richer Thursday, as the Los Angeles Dodgers called up shortstop Corey Seager, one of the top prospects in the sport. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported the news. Seager, 21, ascended to No. Show More Summary
On the heels of President Obama and Senate Democrats achieving the minimum threshold on Wednesday to preserve the Iran nuclear deal, the “big three” networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC applauded during their evening newscasts the “unstoppable” “done deal” that had Secretary of State John Kerry taking “a victory lap.”
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Even though there are currently no plans for Supergirl to cross over with Arrow and The Flash, the upcoming CBS series isn?t leaving the Girl of Steel in a world without other DC superheroes. Now we know who will be playing Red Tornado in the series, though there is, of course, a twist. Click To Continue Reading
New Orleans Saints cornerback P.J. Williams suffered his first major injury of his career before he even appeared in his initial regular-season game thanks to a torn hamstring. Continue for updates. Williams Out for Season Tuesday, Sept. Show More Summary
The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY is up +6% year-to-year in viewers (6.50m from 6.14m), adding +360,000 viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending August 28.
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 […]
ABC, CBS, and NBC 's evening newscasts on Friday all failed to cover Hillary Clinton's latest inflammatory attack on Republicans – this time on illegal immigration. Clinton slammed the GOP earlier in the day on the issue, and made aShow More Summary
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.
Most guys with 15 years of head-coaching experience who have been out of the game nine years are well past the point of getting back into the NFL. But CBS analyst Bill Cowher said even though he’s had many chances to, he’s perfectly comfortable working in television now. “I’ve been blessed to have had opportunities…
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 [...]
Summer is coming to an end but it is still hot out there and in primetime last night, it was all about NFL preseason action. With delays in about 6% of the country because of games, CBS saw its numbers tackled into the tentative zone – at least for the time being. Show More Summary
The full episode of the CBS Evening News from the August 22, 2015 edition