| Oct 30, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The Navy SEAL who told his story in "No Easy Day" has another story to share with "60 Minutes": The government has been hounding him for two years for not letting it see the book before it was published. In the book, he described shooting Osama bin Laden....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:35 AM
WASHINGTON The fall TV season has just kicked off, and in the broadcast news divisions of the three networks there is a lot of drama.
ABC's "World News Tonight," with brand new anchor David Muir, is beating out longtime No. 1 ratings king "NBC Nightly...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Remember last week when we said "ABC World News Tonight" had overtaken "NBC Nightly News" as the most-watched newscast for the first time since February 2008?
Well, scratch that. Nielsen said NBC and Brian Williams actually won that week, and they...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
A traditionalist would tell you John Oliver ought not be mentioned in the same breath as Scott Pelley, David Muir, or Brian Williams. In just a few years, however, traditionalists won't be the people consuming the bulk of TV news.
Oliver is the HBO...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:21 AM
"ABC World News With David Muir" was the most-watched evening newscast last week, the first time ABC has beaten "NBC Nightly News" since February 2008.
The ABC newscast also won the 25-to-54 age group for a ninth consecutive week.
| Oct 6, 2014
| 7:09 AM
UPDATED: The brilliant border collie came through Sunday night for "60 Minutes."
Chaser was a hit with viewers, according to ratings locally and nationally.
The CBS news magazine averaged 14.2 million viewers for the Chaser report by Anderson Cooper,...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Most evening-news segments last anywhere from a few seconds to just a few minutes. Tonight, "CBS Evening News" will unveil what is expected to be the first of at least four segments that take a long look at a group of high-school dropouts trying to turn...
| Sep 26, 2014
There's not a whole lot of sisterhood on display in the pages of "The News Sorority," Sheila Weller's exhaustive — and somewhat exhausting — chronicle of the careers of broadcast superstars Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric and Christiane Amanpour....
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:45 AM
This weekend, you'll get the return of broadcast TV's finest drama, a glitzy concert and one of the sexiest hours ever put on television. The weekend highlights:
1. "The Good Wife," 9:30 p.m. Sunday, CBS
Note the late start, which could be later...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 10:20 AM
NBC's Brian Williams continued to anchor the most-watched evening newscast last week. But ABC's David Muir again reached the most viewers in the 25-to-54 age group prized by news advertisers.
"NBC Nightly News" drew 8.554 million total viewers while...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:10 PM
The premiere of “Thursday Night Football” on CBS was a winner in my book before a second of the game between the Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers was played at M&T Bank Stadium.
Given the nuclear fallout all week from the TMZ video that...