ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC were at the Supreme Court today, on many levels. Reporters were there to cover the proceedings, lawyers argued on behalf of the networks, and executives sat in to watch the cases for and against Aereo. Two of the...Show More Summary
Former CBS News reporter and Dana Loesch award-sharer Sharyl Attkisson has been making the rounds of conservative media to push her nebulous claims of bias at CBS that prompted her exit, and to promote her upcoming book Stonewalled. If you’re not read in on Attkisson, Media Matters has a thick dossier on her, but if […]
No offense to Stephen Colbert, but did CBS move too quickly in naming this comedian as a replacement for David Letterman? We mean... did they even consider Khloe Kardashian for the job?!? For the second time this year, the reality star...Show More Summary
Longtime CBS producer Jim McGlinchy is serving as interim executive producer of “CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley,” TVNewser has learned. The change takes place after executive producer Pat Shevlin produced her final show on Friday...Show More Summary
Although consumers tend to fear rising prices, CBS MoneyWatch contributor Anthony Mirhaydari explains why a prolonged bout of low inflation can be even more dangerous for the economy.
Patricia Shevlin produced her final “CBS Evening News” tonight and she’s moving across the street, to CBS’s “60 Minutes.” Shevlin got the final credit on tonight’s show, as well as applause in the newsroom and control room. Following...Show More Summary
Both ABC and CBS carved out a few seconds on their Thursday evening and Friday morning newscasts to boost President Obama’s claims of success for his ObamaCare program. Filling in for Diane Sawyer, ABC World News anchor David Muir cheered...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama sat down with CBS White House Correspondent Major Garrett Wednesday evening to discuss possible next steps for the United States in the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Obama warned Russian President Vladimir Putin that any further action to destabilize the Ukrainian government will result in "consequences" from the U.S. and European allies.
What’s Obama gonna do? Throw a shoe? CBS News reports President Obama put Russian President Vladimir Putin on notice Wednesday evening, warning that further actions to destabilize the interim Ukrainian government will result in consequences...Show More Summary
A man in Venice, Calif. was allegedly robbed of his Google Glass and laptop after being threatened with a taser, according to CBS Los Angeles, citing local police. Police told CBS the incident took place around 8 p.m. on Monday evening at the Waterfront Cafe, but couldn't release details on two suspects. Show More Summary
Another day, another black youth mob attack… The black youths threw a bottle at the man, knocked him off his bike and beat him on the ground. CBS Local reported, via The Last Tradition: An evening bike ride for a … Continue reading ...
Over the past year, broadcast evening news programs on ABC, CBS, and NBC failed to mention the role of reduced taxes on the wealthy as a cause of inequality, despite the fact that economists view taxes as a primary driver of income gaps. Show More Summary
James Grimes, a 3-year-old little boy from Louisiana is being hailed as a golf prodigy by a CBS local news affiliate because "he hits every ball." BFD! He doesn't even get them near the hole half the time. Read more...
Here’s what’s up in the world of television for Monday, April 14. All times are Eastern. TOP PICK 2 Broke Girls (CBS, 8 p.m.): “What?” you might ask, glancing at our pick for tonight’s What’s On Tonight. “Is 2 Broke Girls even still on-air?” Dear readers, it is. Show More Summary
Ari Graynor shows off her fabulous figure at the CBS & Sony premiere kick off for her new comedy series Bad Teacher held at the Pink Taco on Thursday (April 10) in Los Angeles. The 30-year-old star of the show was joined at the event by her co-stars Ryan Hansen, along with David Alan Grier, [...]
Les Moonves, the CEO of CBS, revealed in a candid interview today that Stephen Colbert was the only name that stood out for him and David Letterman in looking for the next Late Show host, saying they couldn't "think of anybody even a close second."
Remember when President Bush had a show thrown at him by a "journalist" in the Middle East? The media covered that as "more bad news for Bush" and the unpopularity of the war on terrorism. CBS even compared Bush to Saddam Hussein. On Thursday in Las Vegas, Hillary Clinton had a shoe thrown at her by a protester, which she dodged. Show More Summary
A few hours after CBS announced that he would take over The Late Show from David Letterman, Stephen Colbert addressed the news on The Colbert Report: "This man has influenced every host who came after him and even a few who came before him—he's that good... I do not envy whoever they try to put in that chair. Folks, those are some huge shoes to fill." [ more › ]
This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: Why the rich keep getting richer (and don’t even realize it), poverty around the world, Stephen Colbert heads to CBS, and Pacifica tries to put a network back together again.
On Thursday evening, both ABC and CBS relayed news that a manuscript claiming Jesus had a wife was found to be an "ancient" document and "not a modern forgery." They ignored skeptics of the document, however. "We have the results ofShow More Summary