| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler has hired a veteran broadcast journalist to be his top media relations aide as he prepares to launch his campaign for the Democratic nomination for governor next week.
Gansler announced Wednesday that Bob Wheelock,...
| Apr 12, 2013
They started out with a lot in common -- Joe Manchin and Patrick Toomey. Sure, one's a Democrat and one's a Republican, but they're both conservatives, both longtime gun owners and both sport an "A" rating from the National Rifle Association.
| Apr 19, 2013
Let me begin this column with an apology. Once a week, I pick an important issue and offer my reasoned analysis, based on the facts, of what it all means and how we should react. But there are times when the intellect fails and the heart and gut take...
| May 7, 2013
| 3:22 PM
Al Gore and Mitt Romney have little in common -- except, perhaps, their net worth.
Gore, the environmental activist and former U.S. vice president, has amassed a net worth that may exceed $200 million, according to an analysis by Bloomberg. That’s...
| May 17, 2013
| 12:18 PM
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| Jun 5, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Keith Olbermann, the fiery host who has had turbulent tenures with several networks, including ESPN, MSNBC and Current TV, which fired him last year, is back in the TV game.
Olbermann will host TBS' Major League Baseball postseason studio show,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:25 PM
In the latest step toward the launch of Al Jazeera America, the network has named former NBC correspondent Michael Viqueira as its White House correspondent.
Viqueira, who joined NBC News in 1998, will cover White House daily news briefings, all...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Soledad O'Brien is adding another new gig to her post-CNN roster. She's joining Al Jazeera America as a special correspondent.
The Qatar-based news organization announced on Monday that O'Brien had signed a deal to provide short-form segments for the...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Continuing to ramp up for its late summer launch, Al Jazeera America announced the hire of four news anchors.
The New York City-based cable news network will be available in some 50 million households starting in late August. Its parent company, Al...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Al Jazeera America continues to beef up its on-air team in advance of launching next month.
The cable news channel has hired its first four news anchors -- Jonathan Betz, Richelle Carey, Morgan Fogarty and Del Walters. All will work out of Al Jazeera...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:15 AM
After the coffee. Before starting my own over the top service.
The Skinny: I tried watching the All-Star game, but I kept getting sucked into "Seinfeld" reruns on TBS. Wednesday's highlights includes a look at whether "R.I.P.D." will be a big bomb...