CBS lead TV news hounds with a dozen wins at the 34th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards, presented Tuesday night at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall. Half of CBS’ wins came for “60…
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…
ABC, NBC and CBS broke into daytime programming along with various Fox affiliates just before 2:45 p.m. Eastern time to transmit recorded remarks by President Barack Obama on the looming crisis in…
ABC’s “World News with Diane Sawyer” ruled as the top-rated evening news program in the key demo for advertising last week, putting an end to a nearly five-year streak by NBC’s “Nightly News with…
CBS, NBC and ABC all broke into regularly scheduled programming Saturday to deliver special news reports on the “not guilty” verdict in the closely watched George Zimmerman trial. In a sign that the…
CBS earned 46 nominations and PBS 45 for the 34th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards, to be presented Oct. 1.
The trend lines continue to head in the right direction for the “CBS Evening News With Scott Pelley,” which remains in third place but has wrapped a second straight season of ratings growth. The…
"American Idol" and "Dancing With the Stars" qualify as two of this season's biggest losers, but they aren't alone.
This has been the issue from time immemorial -- TV's great strength (immediacy) and glaring weakness (images without context). TV news operates in these situations without a net, without an editor.
ABC and CBS are making gains in the evening news ratings race, closing the gap in the first quarter with longtime leader NBC. “The NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams” finished the quarter that…
HBO's "Girls," FX's "Louie" and TNT's "Southland" are among the 39 works to be honored.