To the wizened political observer, President Obama's recent remarks about a possible strike against Syria may sound like preliminary saber-rattling. But some TV-news outlets are already hearing…
Strong interest in the George Zimmerman trial and improved performances for shows including “Anderson Cooper 360,” CNN is enjoying a ratings surge this summer — and has virtually caught up with or…
A new ad campaign making the rounds in two New York newspapers and two trade publications offer what may be the first official look at Jeff Zucker's CNN: a network where primetime mainstay Anderson…
CNN must hope it can only go up from here, because its new afternoon program hosted by Jake Tapper didn't draw much of an audience in its first week.
Jeff Zucker faces an uphill battle to make CNN a ratings winner, and the early returns aren't encouraging for the new afternoon show hosted by one of his big recruits, Jake Tapper.
Evaluating a five-day-a-week program based on its premiere is a fool’s errand, especially when the show is designed to be topical. Still, it’s worth noting how well a production team puts its best…
Strictly from a journalism perspective, Jake Tapper left ABC News at the right moment. Whether his timing in landing at CNN is equally propitious remains to be seen, but it should offer insight into…
Great storytelling has returned to the theater with a vengeance. Nina Raine's “Tribes,” being given its West Coast premiere at the Taper, is one of several new plays presented here that reject the…
CNN announced an executive producer, time and premiere date for Jake Tapper's upcoming daily show, and on Monday, Tapper gave a hint as to its format.
The BBC was left reeling Wednesday following the publication of scathing reports into the management of twin disasters at flagship news analysis show "Newsnight."
The management buyout that ICM leaders orchestrated this year was a high-wire act involving more than 40 years of disparate assets, strong personalities and the pressure of public scrutiny of the…
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