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It’s not a total surprise.
This is how the new CBS co-presidents began...
They are big roles.
For a cool $380 million, Byron Allen’s Allen Media 7 Gray Television properties. The seven stations – KVOA in Tucson, AZ; WKOW in Madison, WI; WSIL/KPOB in Paducah, KY- Harrisburg, IL; KWWL in Cedar ...
And the treatment of women.
His friends are asking for prayers.
It's been a month and no one knew.
Las Vegas is ready.
Doesn’t it seem like this should have happened already?
It’s a title Brian Williams held too. Can you guess?
Well WE think it’s possible to work in a landmark building that is not the best of all possible worlds. We did it at two stations in Miami (300 North Miami Avenue and the ...
The shift happens later this month.
This is a sign that NewsNation is on track to expand.
Networks are pissed with the ratings company.
Local meteorologists will be making appearances.
Maybe this filing will stop it.
It’s not a bad gig.
Another storm knocked it out.
It’s been quiet.
It was streaming before.
NBC's streaming service is bringing in more talent.
Denver gets one...
It’s a great jump for this EP.
Here are some BTS pics from the weekend.
It’s something WCBS has been doing for a couple years now.
ABC’s Owned and Operated Group is ramping up its initiative aimed at emphasizing more diversity and inclusiveness in its storytelling at the eight stations in the group. Left to right executive producers Nzinga Blake, ...
Some of the bigger tv station groups dream of things like launching a new (and unnecessary, in our opinion, national newscast). Others accumulate debt by snapping up regional sports networks during a year in ...
You hope to hear less of these stories.
No word on how many reporters, producers and photographers they’ll hire.
It’s been years of airing news from other affiliates.
“I know how important it is to have access to truly local news.”
Why (and how) this Vegas anchor stayed in news...
The announcement is today.
This is worth a read.
It’s been a 24 year run. But Paige Kelton is leaving Action News Jax. She shared her move on Twitter and the station website. Kelton said it’s time to start a new chapter. It’s ...
“We’re very excited to be part of STIRR’s growing lineup of programming."
It re-launched last month.
Let’s talk about the shield law.
“I feel privileged and proud to be returning as CEO.“
Rudy Guiliani’s son Andrew is NewsMax’s newest contributor. Andrew worked as an aide to former President Donald Trump. He made the announcement that he’ll be a regular contributor on the ring-wing network starting this ...
It happened to hundreds of people.
“I looked up to the journalists who held this position before me.”
He’s as close to home as he’s ever been.
“The last year has taken a toll on all of us, including me.“
You can make one using our virtual resources.
The Black News Channel is growing quickly. Since they network hired its new chief executive Princell Hair, he has signed a handful of distribution deals with Comcast’s Xfinity, AT&T’s DirectTV and Dish among others. ...
The rebrand of WGN launches Monday.
He’s replacing the GM who left in November.
He’s not now.
The movie is based on a news story she covered.
He was on Twitter all day Wednesday.
WTTW news director and executive producer of Chicago Tonight Hugo Balta has now been fired for what he posted on social media. Chicago media blogger Robert Feder first reported the news. Hugo Balta was ...
It’s a risk she’s willing to take.
It’s hard to say what happened right now.
KING, the Tegna station in Seattle, Wash., is doing a deep dive on race issues. Not the issues in the community but the issues in the newsroom. KING has identified, through various interviews and ...
She’s one of the originals.
The move would put a D.C. anchor into a N.Y. position.
It’s an internal hire.
You all know how important your voice is. Whether you’re tracking, going live or finding a way to do a stand up at home where the acoustics are EH… You’ll need to settle in ...
He’s found himself in a very important job.
Two suspects have been arrested.
Now the question is how will Fox pull themselves out of the ratings slump.
They submitted six months worth of coverage.
The job opened and he grabbed it!
He’s not retiring!
He took a passion and made it his job.
It’s a bill no one was willing to front.
"Each candidate will appear in a two minute and no longer than a two-and-a-half-minute interview to speak about your platform... ...The fee associated with this interview will be $1000 net."
“CMG viewers know our trusted local stations are there to deliver the news and information they need to make decisions for their families. Its disappointing that AT&T/DIRECTV has decided to deprive them of that ...
“One of our key priorities for 2021 is to make sure news consumers clearly understand the value of – and differences between – the two main types of content we offer: coverage of live ...
“We are honored and humbled to be selected by Quincy’s shareholders to acquire their terrific company”
“We will always bring the fun and the funny to all the hottest topics. Whether it’s the weekend’s games, what live leak has surfaced, or which Kardashian is making the most money (and how)… ...
"As Trump departed, I'm sure a lot of his followers were disgruntled or disappointed, in some ways even exhausted. That would explain some of the audience drift away from Fox"
"Expanding our news programming to five hours Monday through Friday will extend the network’s reach and the depth of its news content across more weeknight time periods, delivering viewers more national news and regional ...
Nothing illustrates the political passions of a television network’s audience quite like ratings for a presidential inaugural
In a staff memo (read it in full below), NBC Sports Chairman Pete Bevacqua called the shutdown the “best strategic next step” for the company. He said it would make USA Network “an extraordinarily ...
Fox News ratings continued to crash on Friday night after a terrible week that saw much of its audience either leave, fall asleep, or die. Whatever, they’re gone.
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“We understand that the Triad community is looking for a fresh perspective on local news”
“Our show might be a little more fast-paced and about not just the ‘what’ but ‘why should I care?’”
This is the second CNN operation to be shuttered in the past five months. The company scuttled its Great Big Story video unit in September.
“Today we announced some important changes to the Company’s structure. The changes reflect a reorganization of the way we work, and in some cases we are saying goodbye to some colleagues. These are difficult ...
On to the next adventure! After eight years at WH, I’m moving into a new role as anchor on weekends and chief domestic correspondent for @CNN, a new challenge I’m very excited about. Will ...
In some cases, like during Carlson’s primetime hour, the boycotts have been so persistent that only a handful of advertisers—including a pro-Trump pillow company—remain.
The station trading market is off to a hot start in 2021, but whether it stays that way will depend on what help or hindrance it gets from Washington
Upstart cable network Newsmax late on Tuesday projected that Democrat Raphael Warnock had won one of two U.S. Senate seats in the state of Georgia in a nail biter of an election that other ...
"In light of the ongoing COVID 19 pandemic, we feel these hefty increases are especially uncalled for and unjustified.”
It takes what I call “layers of perception”
“Fox will slowly climb back, not to election-year levels, but they almost do better when they are fighting uphill when it’s us against the world, those crazy liberals”
Scripps purchased WPIX as part of its acquisition of eight television stations in seven markets from Nexstar
“The new rules make way for the further integration of drones into our airspace by addressing safety and security concerns”
The NFL's first game to air exclusively on a streaming outlet drew a decent-sized audience on Saturday
The conflict had affected stations serving some 5 million Dish subscribers, roughly half of its overall customer base, at a time of year when NFL and college football have aired highly rated games.
The major news networks are touting big ratings gains in 2020, after the coronavirus crisis and the presidential election drove viewers in record numbers to their lineups -
In 2020, a year marked by Covid-19, a tumultuous election and weeks of uprisings against racism, CBSN has blown away its 2019 total of 327 million streaming starts.
NewsBlues has learned that a memo went out to all Sinclair stations telling them not to count on a raise in all of 2021. CEO wrote in the email, “we have decided to take ...