Lester Holt celebrated his first week as permanent anchor of NBC Nightly News with a weekly ratings win. Holt’s newscast clocked 8.048 million viewers – 326,000 ahead of David Muir’s ABC World News (7.722 million) and 1.44 million ahead of Scott Pelley’s CBS Evening News (6.608M). Show More Summary
When the TeenTech Awards announced their 2015 winners last week, news outlets far and wide swooned over the concept of color-changing condoms that detected STDs proposed by three teenaged students. The idea is brilliant as it is bizarre—but don’t expect to see these in stores anytime soon. Read more...
In his first week as the official anchor of the newscast, Mr. Holt brought in 8 million viewers compared to 7.7 million for ABC’s “World News Tonight.”
Bravo star Brandi Glanville has been making headlines for weeks after she was cut from her role as a full-time housewife on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Shortly after the news surfaced, rumors began swirling, which claimed Lisa Vanderpump may have had something to do with the producer’s decision. Show More Summary
New Bracket Projection Coming There's no link here, but it's just a reminder that my next bracket projection will be posted this week at some point. It will be my second of the season. My first one was posted here.Bo Ryan Will CoachShow More Summary
Lester Holt got off to a strong start in his first week as permanent anchor of "NBC Nightly News."
Glory Johnson is pregnant with twins! According to Mail Online, just about one month after her wife, Phoenix Mercury basketball player Brittney Griner, filed for an annulment, Johnson has announced the exciting news. Just nine weeksShow More Summary
In his first official week as anchor of the NBC Nightly News, Lester Holt was No. 1 in all categories, even building on the audience from the same week last year: up +1 percent in viewers and up +3 in the A25-54 demo. And while HoltShow More Summary
Matt Wald Last week, NEI's Matt Wald gave a short talk to the NEI Lawyers Committee on why the media covers nuclear energy the way it does. After spending 33 years working for the New York Times, it's clear he knows of what he speaks. Show More Summary
Former Pro Basketball Player Jackson Vroman Confirmed Dead Very sad news from the sports world. Former NBA baller Jackson Vroman has been confirmed dead at the age of 34. According to US Weekly reports: Former NBA player Jackson Vroman was
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Toward the end of last week, a news story about a New Jersey family who were driven from their new home by a series of threatening letters sent by someone called The Watcher went viral. Many who read the news commented that it sounded like the plot of a horror movie. Show More Summary
Google unveiled a new program targeted to journalists this week, dubbed News Lab. There’s been an ongoing effort by media companies new and old to “disrupt” the way news is reported and consumed. From the downfall of old-fashioned... Read more The post Will Google’s News Lab Change Journalism? appeared first on Business Pundit.
Sometimes, it's not the blockbuster trade but a seemingly insignificant one that winds up paying the most dividends for a contender down the stretch. While the rumor mill is heating up in regards to the biggest names expected to be available as the trade deadline nears, much of the chatter is redundant. Show More Summary
In addition to UFC 189 and The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale, next week features Invicta FC 13 and an impressive championship triple-header.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos
Episode No. 160 of the Co-Main Event Podcast now is available for streaming and download. This week, the guys chat about Jose Aldo’s rib, Yoel Romero’s post-fight interview, Lyoto Machida’s future and more. Filed under: News
Though all eyes are on Europe at the moment, some important economic news will be coming out of Washington later this week. The June jobs report will be out on Thursday and Wall Street is expecting payroll gains of 230,000, down from...Show More Summary
I started doing a podcast with Streetsblog just over a year and a half ago. It was a way to do something without having to think through a whole blog and just have a general conversation about all the news I was finding each week with my friend Tanya. Show More Summary
Ma’an News Agency | – – – BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Three Israeli settlers [later reports say four] were injured in a shooting late Monday near the illegal settlement of Shvut Rachel south…
News stories have cropped up in the last few weeks about a university in the United States that has painted bright green lanes on the footpath for runners, walkers, and people texting. The university said that the lanes were a lighthearted way to brighten up the campus and get students’ attention. Similar lanes have also [...]