14 hrs ago
"World News Tonight" Wins Second Consecutive Week Among Adults 25-54 with David Muir as Anchor, Finishing Ahead of "Nightly News" by +123,000 Viewers
The ABC Evening Newscast Scores Six Straight Victories in This Demo, Ranking #1 in 10 of the Past 11 Weeks Compared to One Year Ago, "World News Tonight" Improves in the News Demo , While "Nightly News" is Down ABC 's " World News Tonight with David Muir " ranked No. 1 in Adults 25-54 during the week of September 8, 2014, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.
18 hrs ago
Evening News Ratings: Week of September 8
ABC's "World News Tonight" and "NBC Nightly News" once again split the top honors in the ratings last week. The Brian Williams -anchored NBC newscast took total viewers, while the David Muir -anchored ABC broadcast won the A25-54 demo, its sixth straight win.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
The Greenburgh Daily Voice
'Live With Noel' AM Radio Show Heads To WFAS
Noel D'Allaco, business consultant, founder of Operation Prom and radio host, is taking her talents to WFAS-AM 1230 starting Wednesday, Sept. 17. The 32-year-old business consultant and professor continues teaching students and entrepreneurs how to grow their business by relating the experiences that led her non-profit to national success.
Jenna Wolfe Named TODAY Lifestyle & Fitness Correspondent
Jenna Wolfe has been named the first-ever TODAY Lifestyle and Fitness Correspondent. Wolfe will also serve as NBC News National Correspondent.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
NBC's Jansing: Midterm Outcome Could Change if Americans 'Rally Around' Obama
On Thursday's NBC Nightly News , senior White House correspondent Chris Jansing provided not only spin favorable to President Obama a day after his prime time speech on ISIS, but also suggested that this could help the President in the midterm elections. At the conclusion of her report, Jansing told viewers that: "It's a war the President inherited with decisions made now shaping his legacy and his successor's as well.
The Washington Post
Tom Brokaw confirmed on the "Today" show Thursday morning that he recently got some very health good news regarding his cancer diagnosis: The treatments are working and moving in a positive direction. The former "NBC Nightly News" anchor announced earlier this year he had multiple myeloma , an incurable but treatable type of cancer that affects blood cells in the bone marrow.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Networks Ignore SEIU Backing for Fast Food Strikes
After hundreds of fast food workers in cities across the country abandoned their jobs Sept. 4, to demand raises of more than 100 percent and the right to unionize, all three broadcast networks dutifully reported on the protests, but failed to point out the union that had organized the protests.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
ABC, NBC Ignore Lack of Specifics in Obama's Upcoming ISIS Speech
On Tuesday night, ABC's World News Tonight with David Muir and NBC Nightly News omitted from their coverage any mention that President Obama's upcoming speech to the country on Wednesday night will not include some crucial details on how he plans to go about defeating the Islamic terrorist group ISIS. In contrast, the CBS Evening News offered a detailed report with CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett telling viewers that the President's speech "appears short on specifics."
Study: Networks Bury Own Poll Results to Protect Obama
According to a study by The Media Research Center , the three big broadcast networks are not only ignoring President Obama's cratering approval numbers, to protect him from that news, the nets are going so far as to bury their own polls. Despite commissioning 15 polls this year to measure the president's approval ratings, the MRC found that the network's evening broadcasts only reported twice on the results.
"World News Tonight with David Muir" Scores Ratings Victory Among Adults 25-54 During Debut Week
ABC 's " World News Tonight with David Muir " premiered as the No. 1 evening newscast in Adults 25-54 during the week of September 1, 2014, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.
Evening News Ratings: Week of Sept. 1
In David Muir 's first week at the helm of "World News Tonight," the ABC newscast once again took the younger demo while "NBC Nightly News" with Brian Williams " led among total viewers. This is ABC's 5th consecutive weekly win and 9th of the last 10 weeks in the demo.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Meredith Vieira, Tom Brokaw & More Set for TODAY's 'Homecoming Week', Beg. 9/8
All next week on NBC 's TODAY , familiar faces will be gracing Studio 1A. Meredith Vieira, Brian Williams, Tom Brokaw and Maria Shriver will join TODAY as guest co-anchors filling in for new mom Savannah Guthrie, who is on maternity leave.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Los Angeles Times
NBC reveals first look at Allison Williams as Peter Pan
Allison Williams will be playing Peter Pan in NBC's "Peter Pan Live" in December, and on Wednesday, the network released the first image of its star in the full costume.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
NBC's Brian Williams: Obama 'Appeared to Be Clear and Unambiguous' on ISIS
On Wednesday night's NBC Nightly News , anchor Brian Williams completely missed the mark on President Obama's mixed signals regarding how his administration intends to deal with the threat of the Islamic terrorist group ISIS and omitted remarks from Obama that ISIS can be contained to the point of being "a manageable problem." At the top of the broadcast, Williams made this blatant falsehood: "[F]or all those who may be wondering if the U.S. is going to rise up, take the bait and get into the fight to root them out, the answer today from both the President and Vice President appeared to be clear and unambiguous."
NBC News Interviews American Who Tried to Join ISIS: I'm Not a 'Radical'
On Wednesday night's edition of NBC Nightly News , Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel is set to present an exclusive interview the network conducted with 44-year-old Don Morgan , an American citizen who tried and failed to join ISIS.
Abc's World News Wins Among Adults 25-54; Remains No. 1 Evening Newscast
ABC "World News with Diane Sawyer" stood as the No. 1 evening newscast in Adults 25-54 for the 4th straight week during the week of August 25, 2014, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.
NBC Nightly News Tops Competition During Final Week of August
"NBC Nightly News" continued as America's most-watched evening newscast for the week ending August 29, 2014, according to Nielsen Media Research data.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
John Reiss Named Acting EP of 'Meet the Press'
First on TVNewser : "Meet the Press" isn't just getting a new moderator, a new Executive Producer is joining as well.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
KBCI CBS 2
David Muir takes over at ABC's 'World News'
Among the stories David Muir will introduce during his first week as ABC's "World News" anchor is one he reported about a generation of Syrian refugees missing out on an education.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
CBS Exec Steve Capus Discusses the Evolution of the Evening News
Who Steve Capus New gig Executive editor, CBS News;executive producer, CBS Evening News Old gig President, NBC News;executive producer, NBC Nightly News Age 50 Twitter @SteveCapus What insider knowledge are your bringing to your new role? I'm coming in with a little bit of a different perspective than most people have who just perhaps only had to ... (more)