Category: Top Story

IT JUST GETS MORE BIZARRE

***THERE HAS BEEN AN UPDATE TO THIS STORY*** The mayor of Anchorage, Alaska, Ethan Berkowitz, has resigned. Berkowitz, who is married, announced his resignation in a statement read by his chief of staff, Jason ...

NASHVILLE CREW ATTACKED

This is unfortunately becoming all tool common place. A crew from Nashville’s WSMV NEws4 had an experience with man who is know wanted for assault. Working on a story in from of an elementary ...

FACEBOOK DUMPS TRUMP POST

President Trump, holed up in the White House after being infected with the coronavirus, falsely claimed in Facebook and Twitter posts Tuesday that COVID-19 is “far less lethal” than the seasonal flu. As reported ...

FOOL ME ONCE…

There’s the tale that wags the dog, the puppet-master pulling the strings and a number of other applicable, meme-worthy idioms. The misinformation is coming from inside the house, and mainstream media is spreading it ...

WHEN SH*T HITS THE FAN OVERNIGHT

Overnight, Producers, Anchors and Correspondents around the country scrambled to cover an extraordinary and epic breaking news story. As you all know by now, President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have Covid-19. ...

WALLACE GETS IT FROM ALL ANGLES

There’s not much that the left, the right and the critics agree to, but Chris Wallace may have inadvertently unified all fronts with pans of his performance as moderator during Tuesday night’s presidential debate. ...

MR. WALLACE REGRETS

“I never dreamt that it would go off the tracks the way it did,” – Chris Wallace to the New York Times. Fox News’ Chris Wallace said he’s “never been through anything” like the ...

WALLACE AVAILABLE TO BABYSIT

“You’re a liar man” “NO! YOU’RE A LIAR”   “You just lost the left” “This clown doesn’t know what he’s talking about.”   “Your son was doing cocaine and got kicked out the army” ...

SAD – A RATINGS BUST

In a story NewsBlues has been following, WGN’s Tuesday interview with President Donald Trump was a big get for the network, but not a big draw for audiences: Only 116,000 total viewers tuned into ...

BOSS’ING IN MEMPHIS

Local 24 News is happy to announce that Denisha Thomas is returning to her hometown of Memphis as the station’s news director. Thomas, whose first day with the station will be October 13, is ...

NO MORE GREAT BIG STORY

If you ever want to learn how to turn a $40 million investment into rubble in just three short years, boy do we have a tale for you. CNN is shuttering its storytelling division, ...

IS ZUCKER DR. FRANKENSTEIN?

It’s not just the New York Times that “credits” Jeff Zucker and CNN with the rise of Donald Trump.  People can chastise Trump for his focus on ratings all they want and CNN talking ...

TUCKER SERVES UP THE WHINE

It’s Tuck vs. Zuck. Tucker Carlson hit back at Facebook, complaining that the social giant “censored” a clip from his Fox News program on Facebook and Instagram that promoted a COVID-19 conspiracy theory – ...

GATORS OR SEMINOLES DOM?

Dominic Tibbetts is joining the ABC 27 news team as the Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter. Prior to making his move south to Tallahassee, Dom held the same position with sister station KXLF in Butte, Montana. ...

COMMERCIAL POTENTIAL IN HOUSTON

Stations all over the country are ceasing upon an opportunity to sell inevitable political ad space with more “news.” Fox-owned KRIV Houston (DMA 8) will debut The NewsEdge Early Edition at 6 p.m. on ...

NEWS NATION OFF AND RUNNING

The build was there.  The expectations were there.  The promises were made.   Then the launch! It was a successful one.  The first thing to look for was tech issues, which would be understandable ...

HOUSTON VET SAYING BUH-BYE

Reporter Deborah Wrigley is leaving ABC13 KTRK in September according to social media chatter. “Deborah is an icon of broadcasting and a true journalist Houstonians will always remember,” KTRK News Director Rehan Aslam said in ...

CNN CUTS AWAY FROM PRESIDENT TRUMP

As Donald Trump addressed delegates at the Republican National Convention on Monday, CNN cut away from his speech, with anchor Anderson Cooper explaining that the president’s speech was “the most recent greatest hits and false ...

FROST/NIXON v. SWAN/TRUMP

Apparently Joe Biden is against God. Not to get political, but this can’t be an altogether popular stance to take strategically – one against God.  According to sources, God’s undefeated!  Maybe choose to be ...

PINK SLIPS AT NBC

People are about to be eliminated at NBC and we’re not talking about on ‘America’s Got Talent.’ Massive layoffs are being carried out at NBCUNiversal in a planned restructuring designed to emphasize its streaming ...

DANCE… for the investigators Ellen 

“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” has become the subject of an internal investigation by WarnerMedia following numerous accounts of workplace problems. Executives from show producer Telepictures and distributor Warner Bros. Television sent a memo to staffers last week ...

EVENING NEWS BREAKING RECORDS

This is the time of year that network suits usually write-off, as they shut off their phones and hit the links.   It’s not exactly a normal year however. According to TVnewscheck, The broadcast ...

FORMER SATX TV STAPLE PASSES

Rosenda Rios, a longtime San Antonio TV and radio journalist best know for her time at KSAT, died Thursday morning at a hospice in Houston. She was 62. The TV station announced Rios’ death ...

WH PRESS CORP MEMBER TESTS POSITIVE 

This may put in a wrench in the White House’s previously executed plans to ignore social distancing guidelines during certain press conferences. According to Deadline, a member of the White House press corps who attended briefings this ...

SHEP’S NEW HOME 

Remember when Babe Ruth was traded from the Red Sox to the Yankees?  Well, if you do, congratulations on still being alive.   Another bombshell change of scenery is going down 100 year later.    According ...

COVID TAKES OVER NEWSROOM

It’s a fear with which many in the industry are rightfully living.  It’s happening in Florida.   No word as to who caught it first but one thing is for sure – before anyone ...

OH, THAT IS SO OUR BAD…

Ever have someone mistake you for someone else?  Then you catch a look at the person they mistook you for and you’re like WTF!?!!?  Well this is 100x worse. According to RobertFeder.com WMAQ-Channel 5 is ...

“BUT THIS TIME IT’S DIFFERENT”

There’s something very said about how ironically cliche the phrase “this time it’s different” is. BUT, this time, it may very well be different. According to TVNewsCheck, Black Lives Matter protests in the aftermath of ...

TUCK 2024

The Republican Party may have plans for 2024 if Donald Trump doesn’t pull it out in November – and it doesn’t stray too far for the winning formula in 2016.  Namely: FAME.   According to ...

MILWAUKEE’S NEWEST WEATHER GUESSER

WISN 12 is excited to announce that meteorologist Molly Bernard will be joining WISN’s Weather Watch 12 team, which includes “Milwaukee’s Chief Meteorologist” Mark Baden, ‘WISN 12 News This Morning’ weekday meteorologist Lindsey Slater ...

FIRE SALE AT CNN

While CNN‘s New York City headquarters is the home-away-from-home for many more CNN employees as well as the shooting location for Anderson Cooper, Don Lemon, Erin Burnett, Chris Cuomo and many more, Atlanta has ...

BOLTON BLASTS OFF ON TRUMP

The Tweet went up ten minutes after midnight: Interestingly enough, President Trump refers to John Bolton‘s book as “exceedingly tedious,” suggesting that one of these two things is true: In the midst of the ...