| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:37 AM
WASHINGTON -- Former CIA Director David Petraeus testified on Capitol Hill on Friday that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was an act of terrorism committed by al Qaeda-linked militants.
That's according to U.S. Rep. Peter King of New...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 5:05 AM
News footage of Black Friday sales, in which shoppers line up after Thanksgiving in search of steeply reduced merchandise, can resemble an episode of the classic nature show "Wild Kingdom."
Shoppers wind neatly along the edges of big box stores like...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:09 AM
CNN announced Thursday morning that Jeff Zucker is its new president worldwide.
Here's the release on the former NBC executive:
For release: Nov. 29, 2012
Jeff Zucker Named President of CNN Worldwide
Jeff Zucker will join CNN Worldwide as...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 10:04 AM
NEW YORK -- Veteran news producer and former NBC Universal chief Jeff Zucker will become the president of CNN Worldwide in January, the network announced Thursday.
"Jeff's experience as a news executive is unmatched for its breadth and success," said...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Dawn Marie Lemonds, a member of the Soroptimist International of Newport Harbor, has joined as co-chair the planning committee of the National Women's Coalition Against Violence & Exploitation (NWCAVE) for the Jane Velez-Mitchell Journalism Award.
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:30 PM
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 surpassed MSNBC in key categories.
Fox News remains...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Wednesday announced nominations for the 40th Daytime Emmy Awards, and although the list was dominated by longtime favorites “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and “Sesame Street,” a few...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Last week was a great one for cable news watching.
Not because any one channel did such outstanding work, but rather because several stories clamored simultaneously for the camera’s attention. The choices that a channel makes in such situations are...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Well, that didn't take long.
Barely a week after being found guilty of murder, Jodi Arias is the subject of a planned Lifetime movie.
The story of Arias will be dramatized in "Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret," which has been scheduled for June 22. The...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
'AMC' AND 'OLTL' CUT BACK WEEKLY AIRINGS: Based on feedback indicating that watching one series online per day is enough for many viewers, "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" have cut the number of new episodes available on Hulu and iTunes each...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:30 PM
About 600,000 customers of Washington Post Co.-owned Cable One lost access to Turner Broadcasting System's cable channels Tuesday -- which the programmer said is the first blackout in its history -- after the companies could not reach a deal on carriage...