| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Gary Knell came aboard NPR at the end of 2011, a seeming antidote to a staff and membership roiled by controversy and facing something of an identity crisis: In an age when content is available via digital streaming, what good is it to be latched firmly...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:45 AM
After the coffee. Before finding a way to check out Al Jazeera America.
The Skinny: I want to watch Al Jazeera America but alas am a Time Warner Cable subscriber and it doesn't have a deal to carry the news channel, which launches today. I need to get a...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:56 PM
President Barack Obama's surprise comments about race and Trayvon Martin inspired a range of reactions Friday afternoon.
The most memorable line could have been "Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago."
Juan Williams of Fox News Channel said...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Trayvon Martin was the first casualty in the George Zimmeran case, but restraint, on the news media's part, was clearly the second, as cable news once again established it is less news, in the traditional sense, than talkradio with pictures, with all...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:35 PM
The George Zimmerman trial riveted the nation, and his acquittal provided high drama Saturday night across local stations and national news channels.
WESH-Channel 2 legal analyst Alisia Adamson had predicted the verdict would be acquittal if the jury...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The worldwide terror alert will be discussed on the Sunday morning chat programs. Here's the guest list:
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R.C., talks to CNN's "State of the Union" at 9 a.m. and noon. Another guest will be football referee Sarah Thomas, a...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:40 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Zero Hour This short lived mystery...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:30 PM
As Fox News Channel's "The Five" turns two today, it has some ratings news to help stoke the celebration.
The late-afternoon talkshow, on which five panelists examine the top news, controversies and issues of the day, is now averaging more than 2 million...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Want to know more about the woman who was the inspiration for Olivia Pope on "Scandal"? Crisis management expert Judy Smith will be a guest on ABC's "This Week" at 11 a.m. Sunday on WFTV-Channel 9.
The very businesslike Smith is quite different from the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will be a guest this weekend on CNN's "State of the Union."
The main topic will be Egypt. Other guests will be Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., chairman of the House Intelligence Committee; CNN chief...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:11 PM
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will discuss Edward Snowden this weekend on ABC's "This Week." Assange's interview with George Stephanopoulos will air at 11 a.m. Sunday on WFTV-Channel 9.
ABC News gave this preview: "How have Assange and WikiLeaks...