NBC News is looking to shake up its status quo by bringing in a digital-savvy British news pro.
NBC News confirmed Monday that former British TV-news executive Deborah Turness would be the unit's new president, capping several weeks of speculation over who would replace Steve Capus in the role.
After disembarking in the U.S., Qatar-based Al Jazeera is continuing to expand globally with the upcoming launch of a U.K.-branded news channel and advanced plans for a French-language news arm.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
CNN International was the surprise winner of the Royal Television Society's news channel of the year award at the org's annual Television Journalism Awards.
R. Michael Kammerer Jr., who put some of the millions he made in the cable television industry behind an effort to find the final resting place of famed pilot Amelia Earhart, died May 12 in…