| Jan 23, 2015
| 1:55 PM
In an interview Sunday with "60 Minutes," House Speaker John Boehner says the Tea Party has used him quite successfully to raise money.
"My voting record is as conservative as anybody here," the Ohio Republican tells Scott Pelley. "The issue with the...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 4:54 AM
How will "Saturday Night Live" handle Deflate-Gate?
The NBC show can draw on news conferences by New England quarterback Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick for this weekend's edition hosted by Blake Shelton. Beyond jokes about underinflated balls,...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 11:46 AM
Fox News Channel put up the biggest numbers in cable news for January, but CNN made the greatest strides.
And their broadcast counterparts scored big audiences last week, which brought especially good news to NBC and Brian Williams.
First, the cable...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:25 AM
For Election Week, the news winners were NBC in broadcasting and Fox News Channel in cable.
In fact, Fox News was the most-watched channel in all of cable last week, averaging 1.4 million viewers for the total day. Coming in at No. 2 was Nickelodeon,...
| Dec 2, 2014
Scott Pelley is a correspondent for "60 Minutes," as well as the anchor and managing editor of the "CBS Evening News." The 57-year-old journalist travels constantly for his work and says he wouldn't have it any other way. "Whenever I give commencement...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:59 AM
HBO's "Silicon Valley" and Amazon's "Transparent" were among the newbie standouts in this year's TV nominees for the Writers Guild Awards.
Both shows earned noms for comedy series as well as for new series. "Transparent" made it a trifecta with a nom for...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Riding an Amtrak train from Washington, D.C., to New York last week, Brian Williams gets the greetings and nods of recognition from passengers expected for someone who has spent 10 years in the anchor chair at "NBC Nightly News."
Yet half of those...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The television news business is trying hard to catch up with rapidly changing technology.
Americans are getting more of their news from their Twitter feeds, friends' Facebook posts and websites such as Reddit. There are live bloggers who chronicle...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Where can you find Election Night results? Here's a quick look at what several networks and channels have planned Tuesday night:
CNN: Coverage starts at 5 p.m. Wolf Blitzer and Anderson Cooper are the headliners. Jake Tapper provides analysis, and...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:30 AM
CBS launched what may be the modern media-industry version of a CNN with a new broadband-distributed news feed that will send live, anchored news programming to Internet-connected TVs and other devices - an attempt by the company to monetize its CBS...
| 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...