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Andy Rooney dead at 92

Andy Rooney, the “60 Minutes” commentator known to generations for his wry, humorous and contentious television essays – a unique genre he is credited with inventing – died Friday night in a hospital in New York City of complications following … Continue reading

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CNN revamps “American Morning,” according to NY Times

More change (upheaval?) at CNN.  Brian Stelter of the NY Times reports that Soledad O’Brien, one of its former morning anchors, will start anchoring from 7 to 9 a.m. weekdays. Ashleigh Banfield, until recently a correspondent for ABC News, will … Continue reading

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Alan Chertoff leaves CNN to enter PR world

Advertising Age has reported that 10-year veteran CNN correspondent Alan Chertoff is leaving the network to join PR-industry giant Fleishman-Hillard. Chernoff will be based in Fleishman’s New York office and serve as a full-time business media consultant. It seems many … Continue reading

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L. Brent Bozell: Here Come the Ailes Haters

When I did a Google search for Roger Ailes yesterday, I was struck by the fact that the number two entry was the very unflattering and factually-flawed “Rolling Stone” article from last May about the Fox News chief. I thought … Continue reading

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Ailes Apprentice Program graduates 7th class

With little fanfare, the Ailes Apprentice Program at Fox News just graduated its 7th annual class on October 26th.  Fox identifies talented young people, from minority communities, and mentors them into the mainstream of corporate success. This year’s graduating class … Continue reading

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Christiane Amanpour returning to CNN??

Page Six of the New York Post is posting some juicy gossip.  It’ll be interesting to see how this plays out: “This Week” anchor Christiane Amanpour isn’t getting along with the bosses at ABC News, and has reached out to … Continue reading

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CBS News to Host November 12 GOP Debate

Well, it took awhile for the broadcast networks to join the GOP debate fray, but CBS News and the National Journal will hosting the first network debate on November 12th.  The debate will air from 8-9PM EST. ABC will also … Continue reading

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