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Spencer Christian Returns to 'Good Morning America' - Posted June 5, 2014
Former "Good Morning America" weatherman Spencer Christian made his return to the show this morning, temporarily filling in for Ginger Zee as she prepares for her weekend wedding. "I'm like, in a daze rig... [TVNewser]

TVNewser's 2014 Guide To Graduation Speakers - Posted May 2, 2014
As is TVNewser tradition, here now is our seventh annual list of who's-speaking-where-and-when at the nation's colleges and universities (in alphabetical order): CNN's Brooke Baldwin: ... [TVNewser]

ABC Toasts Robin Roberts at a Book Party For 'Everybody's Got Something' - Posted April 22, 2014
A crowd of television personalities and executives gathered at George Stephanopoulos and Ali Wentworth's apartment last night to celebrate "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts, whose memoir, "Everybody's Got Something," was releas... [TVNewser]

Jack Hanna Celebrates 30th Anniversary of First 'GMA' Appearance - Posted October 7, 2013
Jack Hanna stopped by "Good Morning America" this morning (with a pair of baby cheetahs in tow) to celebrate the 30th anniversary of his first appearance on ABC (pictures of Hanna's appearances with Charlie Gibson, Joan Lunden and ... [TVNewser]

'Good Morning America' Poised to Win First Season in 19 Years - Posted September 26, 2013
The last time "Good Morning America" won a full TV season, "Fraiser" and "Picket Fences" were the top TV programs, Andre Agassi was the U.S. Open champion, and just-married Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley ... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson, Diane Sawyer Reunite on 'Good Morning America' - Posted September 18, 2013
Former "Good Morning America" anchors Charlie Gibson and Diane Sawyer were reunited on the show this morning, dropping in as the guests for the show's "... [TVNewser]

What Kind of Anchorman Will Jake Tapper Be? 'They Don't Want Me to be Ron Burgundy' - Posted January 25, 2013
Former ABC ace Jake Tapper, who debuted on CNN Tuesday, says that his being passed over -- twice -- as 'This Week' anchor was not the reason he left the network. When ... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers Meet in Boston to Remember Tip O'Neill - Posted December 10, 2012
TVNewser was in Boston this weekend as several TV news anchors and contributors took a trip down memory lane. They gathered at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library for a panel discussion on the life of Tip O'Neill. The legendary former Speaker of the House, who passed away in 1994. Sunday marked... [TVNewser]

Packing for a Convention, and a Hurricane - Posted August 26, 2012
As Tropical Storm Isaac continues to march northwest, many tvnewsers are preparing to cover two big stories over the next few days. The picture below, Tweeted by Martin Finn, the coordinating producer for "Fox Report with ... [TVNewser]

Martha Raddatz Presented Fred Friendly First Amendment Award - Posted June 7, 2012
ABC's Martha Raddatz is presented the Fred Friendly First Amendment Award in New York City Martha Raddatz has been in worse rooms, in worse countries, on military bases and battlefields. T... [Fishbowl NY]

Martha Raddatz Presented Fred Friendly First Amendment Award - Posted June 7, 2012
ABC's Martha Raddatz is presented the Fred Friendly First Amendment Award in New York City Martha Raddatz has been in worse rooms, in worse countries, on military bases and battlefields. T... [FishbowlNY]

Martha Raddatz Presented Fred Friendly First Amendment Award - Posted June 7, 2012
ABC's Martha Raddatz is presented the Fred Friendly First Amendment Award in New York City Martha Raddatz has been in worse rooms, in worse countries, on military bases and battlefields. T... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Celebrates 10 Years at 'Good Morning America' - Posted April 23, 2012
This morning, Robin Roberts marked 10 years on "Good Morning America." Roberts officially joined "GMA"as newsreader on April 23, 2002, but had been a feature reporter for the show going back to 1995 when she was still a sportscaster at ESPN. In May, 2005 Roberts was promoted to co-anchor. "Thank you all,... [TVNewser]

Chris Wallace Honored By National Press Foundation - Posted March 8, 2012
Fox News Channel anchor Chris Wallace is the winner of the National Press Foundation's Sol Taishoff Award for Broadcast Journalism. Wallace accepted the award at the NPF's annual dinner last night in Washington, DC... [TVNewser]

'Game Change' Review: Cliche with Compassion - Posted March 8, 2012
"Game Change" is not a flawless docudrama. Neither is it, in the words of a conservative blogger, "a heinous piece of propaganda" for Obama. What "Game Change" is, at its essence, is a wildly-entertaining cautionary tale about presidential politics. Moral of the story: Be careful what you wish for. "Game Chang... [Fishbowl NY]

'Game Change' Review: Cliche with Compassion - Posted March 8, 2012
"Game Change" is not a flawless docudrama. Neither is it, in the words of a conservative blogger, "a heinous piece of propaganda" for Obama. What "Game Change" is, at its essence, is a wildly-entertaining cautionary tale about presidential politics. Moral of the story: Be careful what you wish for. "Game Chang... [FishbowlNY]

Former 'GMA,' and 'Early Show' EP Shelley Ross Reviews 'Morning Glory' - Posted November 12, 2010
TVNewser already gave you a roundup of some of the reviews for the new movie "Morning Glory," which stars Harrison Ford, ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted September 29, 2010
QUOTES of the DAY Press held in crappy press space "We're outside Albuquerque. many of u will be pleased to know that the press space is in a horse corral, and we are literally walking on dung." NBC's ... [FishbowlDC]

Sander Vanocur on TV News today: 'I think they incite...They stir us up' - Posted September 28, 2010
It was September of 1960, and NBC News correspondent Sander Vanocur was on the campaign trail. "I was covering [Richard] Nixon in Mississippi," Vanocur tells TVNewser, "and I got a call from NBC in New York to say, 'Get to Chicago.'" He was being summoned to serve as a questioner in the... [TVNewser]

Broadcast Evening Newscasts Lose More than 1 Million Viewers in Past Year - Posted June 29, 2010
Even as the oil continues to gush from the sea floor, and the networks shuttle their anchors to points along the Gulf coast, NBC Nightly News, ABC World News and the CBS Evening News continue to lose viewers. All three broadcasts were down in Q2 2010 compared to the same period... [TVNewser]

Abbie Boudreau Wins Livingston Award - Posted June 2, 2010
•CNN investigative correspondent Abbie Boudreau received a Livingston Award today, bestowed for excellence in reporting by journalists under the age of 35. Boudreau won for last fall's ... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric, Diane Sawyer, Brian Williams Team Up - Posted May 19, 2010
"CBS Evening News" anchor Katie Couric, "ABC World News" anchor Diane Sawyer, and "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of April 5 - Posted April 13, 2010
"NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams" was again the #1 evening news broadcast last week topping #2 "World News with Diane Sawyer" by 780K Total Viewers. For the fourth straight week,... [TVNewser]

ABC Fires Back at WaPo's Tom Shales - Posted March 23, 2010
WaPo's TV critic Tom Shales believes the sky will fall for ABC's pick of Christiane Amanpour for host of "This Week". And ABC is firing back. Hard. The more negative Shales is, the more positive ABC says it is about its choice. ABC Senior V.P. ... [FishbowlDC]

Diane Sawyer Discusses Her Transition to 'World News' with Regis & Kelly - Posted February 23, 2010
"ABC World News" anchor Diane Sawyer popped in across the way for a chat with Regis Philbin and ... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer to Interview Obama on Monday - Posted January 22, 2010
"ABC World News" anchor Diane Sawyer will sit-down with President Obama on Monday for an interview ahead of the State of the Union, ... [TVNewser]

Update: NBC News Files Complaint with White House Over ABC's Access - Posted January 21, 2010
> Update: An NBC News spokesperson tells us, "NBC News did not file a formal or informal complaint about this interview." > Earlier: TVNewser has learned that NBC News has filed a formal complaint with expressed concern to the White House press office over the distribution of presidential inter... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: NBC Tops 'World News' in Sawyer's First Week - Posted December 29, 2009
Diane Sawyer made her ABC "World News" debut last Monday, and 8.97 million total viewers (2.41 million in the A25-54 demo) tuned in to watch that night. Charlie Gibson... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: 8.96 Million Tune In for Gibson's Final Broadcast - Posted December 22, 2009
It was Charlie Gibson's last week at "World News," but ABC's average for the five days still came in second to NBC's "Nightly News." All three newscasts were down week-to-week and ... [TVNewser]

ABC's 'World News with Diane Sawyer' Debuts - Posted December 21, 2009
Diane Sawyer made her debut as the anchor of ABC's "World News" this evening. Sawyer has filled-in on the newscast in the past, but this was her first night with her name in the program's title. "Good evening and it is so good to be here with you tonight," she said at... [TVNewser]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [Fishbowl NY]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [FishbowlNY]

For Day One, Diane Sawyer Interviews Iranian President - Posted December 20, 2009
Diane Sawyer didn't take a week off between anchor stints on "Good Morning America" and "World News," which now bears her name. Last week she traveled to Copenhagen an... [TVNewser]

The Video Wall: Charlie Gibson Edition - Posted December 19, 2009
• A "World News" montage of Charlie Gibson's political reporting for ABC News over the 34 years he worked there. • Gibson looks back on some of the most memorable characters he's come across in his time at "World News." • Gibson chillin, playin an intense game of scrabble with Lil' Wayne. • The... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson Signs Off ABC 'World News' - Posted December 18, 2009
This evening was Charlie Gibson's final broadcast on ABC's "World News." Gibson announced he would be retiring from the program and fro... [TVNewser]

Mediabistro Blog-Family Roundup - Posted December 18, 2009
• Fox News' holiday cards are back! And as always, taking swipes at their competitors during this festive season. -... [Fishbowl NY]

Mediabistro Blog-Family Roundup - Posted December 18, 2009
• Fox News' holiday cards are back! And as always, taking swipes at their competitors during this festive season. -... [FishbowlNY]

ABC News Colleagues Celebrate Gibson's Career - Posted December 18, 2009
Last night in New York, hundreds of Charlie Gibson's friends and colleagues turned out to celebrate his work at ABC News over the past nearly 35 years. In a toast, ABC News president David Westin said, "The fi... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson Brings 'World News' to Washington One Last Time - Posted December 16, 2009
With just three shows left, Charlie Gibson is taking "World News" on the road today. He'll be broadcasting from Washington, DC where he got some time with the president today. Gibson was an ABC News correspondent on Ca... [TVNewser]

Charlie Sits Down with President in Last Week as "World News" Anchor - Posted December 15, 2009
ABC's Charlie Gibson is going out with a bang... in his last week in the chair, the "World News" anchor will sit down with President Obama Wednesday and anchor from the White House for tomorrow evening's show. Wonder if he'll make it to the White House's press holiday party this evening... RELATED: ABCNew... [FishbowlDC]

ABCNews.com Celebrates Gibson's Career - Posted December 14, 2009
WebNewser reports that ABC News has set up a special tribute package for Charlie Gibson at the ABCNews.com website, hig... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson Talks Retirement with Barbara Walters on 'The View' - Posted December 14, 2009
Charlie Gibson, who's in his last week at "World News," sat down with the Barbara Walters on "The View" this morning to discuss his imminent depart... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson: "I'm Really Excited About the Great Unknown" - Posted December 13, 2009
As Charlie Gibson begins his final week as World News anchor, he talks with Zap2it's Jay Bobbi... [TVNewser]

After the Show, Party in Times Square - Posted December 11, 2009
After yesterday's "Rock and roll" meeting, as GMA senior EP Jim Murphy called it, which introduced the new anchor team, after today's show, Diane Sawyer and ... [TVNewser]

Is 'Good Morning America' a Stopover for Stephanopoulos? - Posted December 11, 2009
While many wonder how brainiac George Stephanopoulos will adjust to the bathetic world of morning television, it may be a moot point. Judging by ABC's recent history, "Good Morning America" anchors are next in line for the "World News" throne. The newest, ... [TVNewser]

George Stephanopoulos on the new Job: 'I Just Have to Learn to Let go a Little Bit' - Posted December 10, 2009
George Stephanopoulos has heard it all: "he's too serious to anchor a morning show;" "he's a political guy;" "does he even care who the cast of "Dancing with the Stars" is?" He got the job anyway. And Stephanopoulos knows the one thing he needs to work on to be a success at the... [TVNewser]

Did You Hear? Anchor Changes Are Coming to ABC News - Posted December 6, 2009
Diane Sawyer, Charlie Gibson and Barbara Walters at the memorial service for Walter Cronkite in September. Photo: Kevin Allocca Next Friday, Dec. 18, Charlie Gibson signs of... [TVNewser]

ABC's DC Bureau Says Goodbye to Charlie - Posted December 5, 2009
We hear Charlie Gibson paid a visit to the Washington bureau of ABC News this week to say some goodbyes. It was announced earlier that December 18th would be the "World News" anchor's last day in the chair. Diane Sawyer takes over in Januar... [FishbowlDC]

George Stephanopoulos Offered 'Good Morning America' Job - Posted December 3, 2009
WaPo's Howard Kurtz reports George Stephanopoulos has been offered the job of co-anchor of "Good Morning America." Stephanopoulos has been the most-talked about candidate for the position which will be vacat... [TVNewser]

Obama Officials Make Interview Rounds - Posted December 3, 2009
Obama's cabinet members are sitting for interviews this week to discuss two of the administration's top priorities: Afghanistan and the economy. CNN's John Roberts nabs the first interview with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton following her appeal to NATO for m... [TVNewser]

More Secretaries Gates & Clinton Interviews - Posted December 2, 2009
More interview information via Playbook: After today's hearings, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will do interviews with NBC's Brian Williams and CBS' Katie Couric. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates will sit down with ABC'ss Charlie Gibson... [FishbowlDC]

Gibson Set To Leave "World News" Dec 18|Reader's Digest Looks To Exit Ch. 11|Huffington Takes On Murdoch Before FTC|NatGeo Puts Adventure On The Block - Posted December 1, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [Fishbowl NY]

Gibson Set To Leave "World News" Dec 18|Reader's Digest Looks To Exit Ch. 11|Huffington Takes On Murdoch Before FTC|NatGeo Puts Adventure On The Block - Posted December 1, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlNY]

Plans for Obama's Afghanistan Address - Posted December 1, 2009
Tonight, all of the news networks -- broadcast and cable -- will be carrying President Obama's 8pmET address to the nation from West Point. Here are the coverage plans we have so far. Check out FishbowlDC's comprehensive list for more. ... [TVNewser]

December 18th... - Posted December 1, 2009
ABC announced this afternoon that Charlie Gibson's last day as the anchor of "World News" will be December 18th. Executive producer Jon Banner posted this message on the "World Newser" blog: From Our Newsr... [FishbowlDC]

Charlie Gibson's Final 'World News' Set for Dec. 18 - Posted December 1, 2009
Charlie Gibson will anchor his final "World News" broadcast Friday, Dec. 18. "World News" EP Jon Banner made the announcement on the WorldNewser blog. We're going to spend a good deal of time d... [TVNewser]

Coverage Plans: President Obama's Tuesday Address - Posted November 30, 2009
President Obama will address the nation from West Point 8pmET tomorrow on his Afghanistan plans. TVNewser reports that all networks will carry Obama's primetime address. And we're beginning to hear just how the nets and cable will cover... • CBS: Katie Couric will anchor CBS' live broadcas... [FishbowlDC]

Palin Talks Gibson, Couric on O'Reilly - Posted November 20, 2009
In last night's Part One interview on "The Factor," Gov. Sarah Palin sat down with Bill O'Reilly and discussed two of the most memorable interviews from last year's campaign season. Palin called Charlie Gibson's "Bush Doctrine" question on ABC one of the "gotcha techniques" of the mainstream (or "lamestream") media and... [TVNewser]

Gibson Wanted Stephanopoulos for 'World News?' - Posted November 18, 2009
NY Posts' Page 6 reports that insiders at ABC are saying Charlie Gibson was not as happy about his "World News" replacement, Diane Sawyer... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin on Katie Couric: 'I Almost Started to Feel Sorry for Her' - Posted November 13, 2009
The Drudge Report has a leaked excerpt from Chapter Four of Sarah Palin's new book, Going Rogue: An American Life. In it, Palin describes being stifled by the McCain campaign's "media blackout" and the ... [TVNewser]

Recognizing Veterans in TV News - Posted November 11, 2009
In honor of Veterans Day, TVNewser would like to take a moment to recognize the following TV news anchors, reporters, and technicians who've served in the U.S. armed forces. We apologize for those missing, of which there are likely many, but here is a brief list: Bob Sch... [TVNewser]

Memorial Service in Fort Hood, Texas - Posted November 10, 2009
This afternoon, the memorial service was held in Fort Hood, Texas to remember those who were killed in the shootings last week. Here's how it looked across the cable nets as everyone waited for the official start: Update: Official procession began at 2:39p... [TVNewser]

Plans for Fort Hood Memorial - Posted November 10, 2009
This afternoon, broadcast and cable nets will be providing live coverage of the Fort Hood memorial service in Texas and President Obama's remarks. Here are some of their plans: Wolf Blitzer (in D.C.) and ... [TVNewser]

Expanded 'World News' Tonight - Posted November 6, 2009
"World News with Charles Gibson" will air a special one-hour edition tonight focused on yesterday's massacre at Fort Hood. Bob Woodruff, Terry Moran and Ryan Owens will report from Texas on the investigation, the victims and the heroic first respon... [TVNewser]

Ft. Hood Massacre: Suspect Nidal Malik Hasan Alive - Posted November 5, 2009
At a news conference this evening, Lt. Gen. Robert Cone, commander of III Corps at Ft. Hood, Texas announced that Major Nidal Malik Hasan, the solider accused of the shooting spree today on base, is in fact alive and in stable condition. "I say again," Lt. Gen. Cone repeated, "the shooter is... [TVNewser]

Cablers Cover Shooting at Fort Hood - Posted November 5, 2009
In the 3pmET hour, the cable networks all covered breaking news of a shooting at Fort Hood in Texas near a soldier readiness processing center. (AP story) Early reports had casualties at 7 dead and 20 injured. One suspect was in custody and two others were at large. > Update: As of an Army... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters Sits Down with Sarah Palin for 5-Part Interview - Posted November 4, 2009
ABC's Barbara Walters will sit down with former Vice Presidential candidate and Alaska Governor ... [TVNewser]

Gibson Interviews Bill and Melinda Gates - Posted October 27, 2009
•This morning, ABC's Charlie Gibson interviewed Bill and Melinda Gates ahead of their address in Washington, D.C. to lobby for continued global health initiative funding. The couple rarely does joint interviews on broadcast television.... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of Oct. 19 - Posted October 27, 2009
NBC "Nightly News" was again #1 last week, but lost nearly 500,000 Total Viewers from the week before. ABC's "World News" was also down week-to-week, losing about 40,000 Total Viewers. Only the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric grew week-to-week adding 30,000 Total V... [TVNewser]

Gibson Interviews the Gates in DC - Posted October 27, 2009
Photo by Fred Watkins/ABC. ABC's Charlie Gibson sat down with billionaire philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates in DC today. The Gates are in town for an event this evening at Sidney Harman Hall, "Living Proo... [FishbowlDC]

Laura Ingraham on 'This Week:' 'I Might Not be Invited Back, George;' Calls Out Charlie Gibson over ACORN Awareness - Posted October 25, 2009
This morning, the "Roundtable" on ABC's "This Week" discussed the White House's war with Fox News Channel. Referring to comments made by White House Communications Director Anita Dunn, George Will says that Fox News might be "opinion journalism," but that also "describes The New York Times, and certainly MSNBC." ... [TVNewser]

Why the Changes Coming to GMA are not as Easy as ABC - Posted October 23, 2009
The Plot thickens at "Good Morning America." Buzz at ABC is that co-anchor Diane Sawyer is lobbying management to hold off announcing her "GMA" replacement until after she leaves for "World News." News division chief ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 10.21.09 - Posted October 21, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Hanson ... [FishbowlDC]

"If They're Going for a Big Name to Replace a Big Name, Who's Bigger than George?' - Posted October 21, 2009
We're curious - is it George? Despite media reports to the contrary, George Stephanopoulos' coronation as new co-anchor of "Good Morning America" is not a ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 10.20.09 - Posted October 20, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. What we know and what we're reading this Tuesday m... [FishbowlDC]

Stephanopoulos Named Sawyer's Substitute - Posted October 17, 2009
ABC News has announced that once Diane Sawyer moves in to the "World News" anchor chair following Charlie Gibson's retirement next year, "This Week" host ... [TVNewser]

Quick Trip for Charlie: Next Stop New York - Posted October 2, 2009
Charlie Gibson traveled to Chicago last night to be in place for this morning's IOC announcement on the 2012 games. He was all set to anchor tonight's show from there as well. But, ABC News tells us, given the fact that Chicago was the first candidate city eliminated, he'll... [TVNewser]

Chicago Dropped From 2016 Contention. Gets Least Amount of Votes - Posted October 2, 2009
It was almost over before it started. Just before 11:30amET, Chicago's hopes for getting the Summer Olympics in 2016 came to an end. ABC News sent Charlie Gibson to Chicago to cover the bid and produced a special report on the news that they'd been eliminated. NBC News, too, produced a special... [TVNewser]

Brian Ross: 'We Got a Rare Insight into a Chapter of American History' - Posted October 1, 2009
TVNewser dropped by ABC News investigative correspondent Brian Ross' book party last night at ABC's Times Square studios. "The Madoff Chronicles" hit store shelves this week and many of Ross' colleagues were on hand to congratulate him last night. ABC "World News" anch... [TVNewser]

"First Draft of History" Today and Tomorrow at Newseum - Posted October 1, 2009
Today and tomorrow you'll see the likes of David Petraeus, Steve Schmidt and David Axelrod, as well as journos like Charlie Gibson, Brian Williams and Chris Wallace, milling around the Newseum for the Atlantic's first-ever "First Dr... [FishbowlDC]

Sawyer Filling in on 'World News' Tonight - Posted September 25, 2009
TVNewser hears that Diane Sawyer will be sitting in for Charlie Gibson on ABC's "World News" this evening. Gibson has a long-standing commitment he is stepping away for. Though not the first... [TVNewser]

U.S. Newsers Interview World Leaders - Posted September 23, 2009
With the U.N. General Assembly meeting in full swing, the tvnewsers have had access to some major world figures this week: Katie Couric sat down with President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran this morning for an interview that will air this evening. ... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of Sept. 7 - Posted September 16, 2009
The week after his retirement was announced, Charlie Gibson was back on top of the evening news ratings. ABC's "Wo... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 09.16.09 - Posted September 16, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. What know and what we're reading this Wednesday mo... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Kanye, Gibson, Shepard Smith - Posted September 15, 2009
> TMZ now has audio of the president's Kanye West remark prior to the CNBC interview. > When asked about the latest ACORN scandal, ABC's Charlie Gibson told Chicago talk radio hosts that he hadn't hea... [TVNewser]

John Stossel Leaving ABC For Fox - Posted September 10, 2009
First on TVNewser: John Stossel, the longtime ABC News correspondent and co-anchor of "20/20," is leaving ABC to join Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network. TVNewser has learned Stossel will host a weekly, one-hour program for the 2-year-old business channel. He's e... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of August 31 - Posted September 9, 2009
Last week, NBC's "Nightly News" was most watched in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. Brian Williams was in California covering the wildfires for part of the week, including Wednesday evening when "Nightly" posted its best single day margin of victory since the beginning of August. Once again, ABC's ratings... [TVNewser]

Covering Today's Cronkite Memorial - Posted September 9, 2009
Right now, the public memorial for Walter Cronkite is just getting started at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. TVNewser editors Chris and Kevin are on the scene and Tweetin... [Fishbowl NY]

Covering Today's Cronkite Memorial - Posted September 9, 2009
Right now, the public memorial for Walter Cronkite is just getting started at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. TVNewser editors Chris and Kevin are on the scene and Tweetin... [FishbowlNY]

Gathering for the Walter Cronkite Memorial Service - Posted September 9, 2009
Outside at Lincoln Center, prior to the Walter Cronkite memorial service.At this hour, a veritable who's who of journalists, political figures, and other newsmakers are either on their way to Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center in New York — or have arrived there by now — for the public memorial... [TVNewser]

Kurtz, Brown, Hartman, and Zurawik Discuss Gibson-Sawyer Announcement - Posted September 7, 2009
This weekend on CNN's "Reliable Sources," host Howard Kurtz talked with The Daily Beast's Tina Brown, former CBS Evening News EP Rome Hartman, and the Baltimore Sun's David Zur... [TVNewser]

John King Heads to the Fair - Posted September 5, 2009
CNN's John King is taking his show on the road. The four-hour "State of the Union" will air live from the Minnesota State Fair beginning at 9amET tomorrow. In addition to talking with MN Gov. Tim Pawlenty, King will discuss healthcare reform with Sen. Amy Klobu... [TVNewser]

Pres. Obama's Address to Joint Session: ABC, CBS, NBC to Carry - Posted September 4, 2009
We told you earlier that the President would address a joint session of Congress Wednesday evening at 8pmET. We now know that there will be a Republican response to follow. Networks- who's carrying it? TVNewser reports... ABC - will carry the joint session and the GOP response with Charlie Gibson and George Stephanopoulos... [FishbowlDC]

ABC, CBS, NBC to Carry Obama & GOP Response; FOX Unlikely - Posted September 4, 2009
It's official. Pres. Obama's address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday is set for 8pmET, with a Republican response to follow. The cable news channels will give extensive coverage to both. As for the broadcast nets: ABC - will carry the joint session and the GOP response with Charlie Gibson... [TVNewser]

News Notes: Capehart, Imus, Steph Steps In - Posted September 3, 2009
• WaPo's Jonathan Capehart in another priceless MSNBC moment... This morning on "Way Too Early," Willie Geist asked Capehart about his morn... [FishbowlDC]

Stephanopoulos Anchoring 'World News' Tonight - Posted September 3, 2009
If you're watching ABC "World News" tonight and wondering where Charlie Gibson went, put away your spiral notebook of conspiracy theories, he's on vacation. An ABC News spokesperson told TVNewser that Gibson had long planned to take a few days off around Labor Day. "He always... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer to Anchor 'World News': Media Reactions - Posted September 3, 2009
Here's a sampling of how the news of Charlie Gibson's retirement and Diane Sawyer's new position looked across the written media: • LA Times' Matea Gold: The ascension of Sawyer cements her standing as ABC's top... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer to Anchor 'World News': 'Another Nail in the Coffin of the Old Boys' Network' - Posted September 3, 2009
Anyone predicting a Diane Sawyer - Katie Couric "cat fight" come January "needs to get a life," says Connie ... [TVNewser]

Charlie's Out, Diane's In: What People Are Saying - Posted September 2, 2009
• Diane Sawyer herself: "There is no one like Charlie Gibson and it is an enormous honor to be asked to join the terrific broadcast he and the great team of journalists have built at World News. Until then, I'll be getting up early and spending mornings, as always, counting myself... [FishbowlDC]

Gibson Retires, Sawyer to 'World News': Statement from Brian Williams - Posted September 2, 2009
TVNewser has received a statement from NBC "Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams about Charlie Gibson's retirement from "World News" and the announcement that ... [TVNewser]

Gibson Retires, Sawyer to 'World News': Statement from Katie Couric - Posted September 2, 2009
TVNewser has received a statement from Katie Couric, the first woman to solo anchor an evening newscast, about the retirement of Charlie Gibson and the naming of ... [TVNewser]

Gibson Retires, Sawyer to 'World News': By The Numbers - Posted September 2, 2009
When Charlie Gibson took over "World News Tonight," (as it was still known then) in May 2006, he began to give perennial #1 evening news broadcast "NBC Nightly News" and its newish anchor ... [TVNewser]

Gibson Retires, Sawyer to 'World News': Diane's Statement - Posted September 2, 2009
First on TVNewser: A quote from Diane Sawyer after today's announcement that she will take over anchoring "World News" in January. "There is no one like Charlie Gibson and it is an... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson Retires, Diane Sawyer to 'World News': What Happens at GMA? - Posted September 2, 2009
With today's stunner that Charlie Gibson is retiring from ABC News and that ... [TVNewser]

Sawyer to Replace Gibson at ABC "World News" - Posted September 2, 2009
ABC News is set to announce later today that Charlie Gibson will leave "World News." Diane Sawyer is apparently the network's pick to replace him in the anchor seat. Gibson's email obtained by FishbowlDC: I have always been taught you should never bury the lead - so I write to tell you... [FishbowlDC]

Breaking: Charlie Gibson To Step Down from ABC 'World News', Diane Sawyer to Anchor Broadcast - Posted September 2, 2009
TVNewser has learned ABC News will announce today that Charlie Gibson will leave "World News" in January and that Diane Sawyer will be named the new... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Newseum, Weddings, Fox Biz Tennis - Posted August 31, 2009
> WaPo reports that the Newseum will host an event entitled "First Draft of History" in October, bringing together media and administration officials on the record. Newsers set to appear include: "Charlie Gibson and Brian ... [TVNewser]

"First Draft of History" Event Announced - Posted August 31, 2009
Invitations for the "First Draft of History," a Newseum event sponsored by The Atlantic and the Aspen Institute are being extended today. The invite-only, all on-the-record event will include interviews and panel discussions with folks like Larry Summers, Janet Napolitano, ... [FishbowlDC]

Kennedy Coverage on TV Tonight and Tomorrow - Posted August 28, 2009
Tonight a "Celebration of Life Memorial Service" will be held for Senator Ted Kennedy at the JFK Library in Boston. Saturday, the Senator's funeral services will be held in Boston and in Arlington National Cemetery. Here's how it will be covered (via TVNewser): CNN: Beginning at 7pmET, Campbell Brown and Wolf Blitzer... [FishbowlDC]

Kennedy Funeral : Broadcast Network Plans - Posted August 28, 2009
And here are some the early details of how Sen. Kennedy's funeral mass in Boston and burial service in Arlington National Cemetery will be covered by the broadcast networks tomorrow: Saturday morning, Kate Snow will anchor "GMA" from the JFK Library in Boston. A... [TVNewser]

Kennedy Coverage: Thursday Broadcast Network Plans - Posted August 27, 2009
As you've seen on cable this afternoon- Senator Kennedy and family are motorcading to Boston from Hyannis. The approximate arrival time is 4pm at the JFK Library. The Senator will lie in repose at the library from 6pm on. TVNewser has compiled the following network coverage plans:... [FishbowlDC]

Kennedy : Thursday Broadcast Network Plans - Posted August 27, 2009
Today's schedule for Sen. Edward Kennedy's memorial services: 1pm Motorcade to Boston, Approx 4pm Arrive at JFK library in Boston, 6pm-11pm Sen. Kennedy will lie in repose at the library. The network coverage plans are as follows: ABC's Charlie Gibson will anchor portions of the motorcade in special reports as well... [TVNewser]

Network News Plans for Kennedy - Posted August 26, 2009
Tonight, the network news anchors will devote much of their evenings to reporting on Sen. Edward Kennedy's passing. Here's where they will be: ... [TVNewser]

Sen. Kennedy Evening Specials - Posted August 26, 2009
Here is the rundown of specials that will air tonight following Senator Edward Kennedy's passing: At 7pmET, CNN will air the HBO documentary "Teddy in His Own Words," which "chronicles Senator Kennedy's remarkable life from his childhood through his speech at the 2008 Democratic National Convention." The two-hour special will be hosted... [TVNewser]

Sotomayor Confirmed in Senate - Posted August 6, 2009
At 3:08pmET, the cable networks all captured the Senate confirmation of Judge Sonia Sotomayor. Shortly afterward, the president held a news conference that was carried by the cablers. ABC News broadcast a special report anchored by Charles Gibson; Megyn Kelly and ... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson's Oil Special Outperforms NBC News' 'The Wanted' - Posted July 26, 2009
Last week, the co-EP of the new NBC News production "The Wanted" took a jab at ABC's Charlie Gibson. 26-year-old Charlie Ebersol was making the point that his show was going after younger viewers, ... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams: "What Way Do You Want to Go Tonight, Jon?" - Posted July 25, 2009
If you missed it earlier this week... on TV or on the Internets... here's Brian Williams' appearance on The Daily Show Monday night, which included barbs, jabs and an arm wrestle. About the tete-a-tete Politico writes, "The comedian and the Nightly News anchor shot blistering jokes back and forth." The ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 07.24.09 - Posted July 24, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to ... [FishbowlDC]

Charlie Gibson Drills Down for the 'Truth About Oil' - Posted July 24, 2009
Tonight, ABC's Charlie Gibson hosts a special edition of "20/20" - "Over a Barrel: The Truth About Oil." Gibson crisscrosses the country in search of the true cost of oil. From Cushing, Oklahoma, where the price of a barrel there dictates the price nationally; to the Gulf of Mexico and one of... [TVNewser]

NY Media Gather For Cronkite|Which Journos Were Called On At Last Night's Presser?|Tribune Seeks Millions For Bonuses|National Geographic Publishes Readers Photos|Everyone Trusts Jon Stewart - Posted July 23, 2009
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NY Media Gather For Cronkite|Which Journos Were Called On At Last Night's Presser?|Tribune Seeks Millions For Bonuses|National Geographic Publishes Readers Photos|Everyone Trusts Jon Stewart - Posted July 23, 2009
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Gathering for the Funeral of Walter Cronkite - Posted July 23, 2009
Les Moonves, Katie Couric and Sean McManus at St. Bartholomew church for the funeral for Walter Cronkite. We're keeping our eye on CBSNews.com and the funeral service for Walter Cronkite which will begin at 2pmET. Already at St. Bartholomew... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 07.23.09 - Posted July 23, 2009
Fox News' Wendell Goler, CBS' Chip Reid, ABC's ... [FishbowlDC]

White House Changes Wednesday's Press Conference To 8pmET - Posted July 20, 2009
The White House just announced in a press release that President Obama's press conference this Wednesday will now be at 8pmET, instead of at 9pmET, as previously announced on Twitter. Press Secretary Robert Gibbs also made this announcement at the top of the daily briefing. RELATED: CBS announced today that it will... [FishbowlDC]

CBS to Carry Obama News Conf.; No Decision from NBC, ABC or FOX - Posted July 20, 2009
CBS News tells TVNewser they will be airing Pres. Obama's news conference Wednesday night at 9pmET. Again this morning, we reached out to the other networks, but no decisions have been made. As we pointed out Friday, from a programming perspective CBS has the least to lose. They are airing a "Criminal... [TVNewser]

"You Tell Me if They're Going to Watch Charlie Gibson at 10 O'clock on Monday or My Show? - Posted July 20, 2009
Charlie Ebersol, one of the co-executive producers of the new NBC News show "The Wanted," says the show is aimed squarely at a younger audience. The 26-year-old son of NBC Sports & Olympics chairman ... [TVNewser]

News & Documentary Emmy Nominations Announced - Posted July 14, 2009
Nominations for the 30th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards were announced today. PBS picked up the most nominations with 41. CBS News followed with 23; ABC News has 13; NBC 10; CNN 8; BBC America with 3; and MSNBC has 2. "60 Minutes" leads all shows wi... [TVNewser]

Gathering at the Crossroads of the World for Michael Jackson Memorial - Posted July 7, 2009
There were several options in Times Square to watch the Michael Jackson memorial service, including the big monitor at ABC's GMA studios where the Charlie Gibson special was airing and a few blocks north where CNN's programming aired on the Spectravision monitor at Duffy Square, near the new TKTS booth. ... [TVNewser]

TV Coverage Plans For Michael Jackson Memorial Service - Posted July 6, 2009
Michael Jackson's memorial service is tomorrow at the Staples Center in LA. Here's how the nets and cable will cover the service, via TVNewser: • ABC: Charlie Gibson will anchor live coverage "Remembering Michael Jackson" at 1pmET, joined by "Nightline" anchor ... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Plans for Michael Jackson Memorial - Posted July 4, 2009
ABC TV will broadcast live coverage of the Jackson memorial service at 1pmET/10amPT on Tuesday. Charlie Gibson will anchor. More details about guests, correspondents and individual show coverage will come out on Monday. ABC is calling their coverage "Remembering Michael Jackson". > Update: ABC's early morning news broadcasts will be co-anchored out... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric to Anchor Michael Jackson Special Tonight - Posted June 30, 2009
Last week, after Michael Jackson died, the big three network news anchors were noticeably absent during prime time programs devoted to the news. Martin Bashir and Barbara Walters anchored specials on ABC, ... [TVNewser]

Michael Jackson: Morning Show Notes - Posted June 26, 2009
The Today show was split with Matt Lauer in New York and Meredith Vieira in Hollywood. The first hour was devoted to Jackson, with ... [TVNewser]

Cablers Scramble to Cover Michael Jackson News - Posted June 25, 2009
The cable news networks have been covering the news that Michael Jackson was rushed to UCLA Medical Center after suffering a heart attack. At 5:20pmET TMZ.com reported Jackson had died after paramedics were unable to revive him. As ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Sponsors an Event That Targets the Network - Posted June 24, 2009
Strange bedfellows indeed. ABC News will be covering an event in the House Radio-TV Gallery today that was assembled to essentially criticize the network. Yesterday we told you about the Media Fairness Caucus wh... [TVNewser]

New All-Time Lows for Both CBS & ABC Evening Newscasts - Posted June 23, 2009
Breaking: TVNewser has learned the CBS Evening News has once again set an all-time low last week with 4.89 million Total Viewers and 1.42 million A25-54 viewers. But it was also the lowest (since records began in the 1991-'92 season) for ABC's World News with Charles Gibson. The Gibson program drew... [TVNewser]

Networks to Carry Obama News Conference - Posted June 22, 2009
Pres. Obama has called a Rose Garden news conference for tomorrow at 12:30pmET. ABC, CBS and NBC will all cover with main anchors Charlie Gibson, Katie Couric and ... [TVNewser]

ABC Pre-Special Chatter: TV Critics Weigh In - Posted June 18, 2009
That ABC health care special broadcast Wednesday from the White House? People are still talking. • Time Magazine's James Poniewozik had to scrap his print column this week ("death of print — why can't you come sooner!"), so he ... [TVNewser]

ABCNews.com Plans for Obama Health Care Conversation - Posted June 15, 2009
Next Wednesday, ABC News is devoting most of their day to the President's plans for U.S. health care. It culminates with a one-hour primetime conversation on ABC-TV from the White House moderated by Charlie Gibson and Diane Sawyer. While he audience in the East Room will be chosen by ABC News, ABCNews.com... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

FishbowlDC Interview: Rising Star - ABC News' Jake Tapper - Posted June 10, 2009
Unless you live under a rock, you've undoubtedly heard the name "Jake Tapper." As a White House correspondent for ABC News and one of news media's fastest rising stars, Tapper has quickly established "golden boy" status in Washington. We got to know the golden boy a little better in... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: CBS, CNBC, ABC... - Posted June 8, 2009
> CBS' The Early Show brings their summer concert series to the USS Intrepid, with the first performance on Friday. Lionel Richie and Akon perform, and the entire broadcast will originate from aboard the ship. > CNBC's "Dollars & Danger:... [TVNewser]

Couric, Gibson, More Celebrate "Womenomics" Release - Posted June 8, 2009
Diane Von Fustenberg hosted a party in New York for ABC correspondent Claire Shipman and BBC correspondent Katty Kay's new book, "Womenomics... [TVNewser]

The Weekend Ticker: Rodriguez, Gibson, Woodruff... - Posted June 6, 2009
> CBS' Maggie Rodriguez emcees the opening ceremonies of the 20th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure event today in Washington, DC. > ABC's Charlie Gibson... [TVNewser]

Internet Week's High-Speed Connections - Posted June 4, 2009
If you haven't heard, it's Internet Week in New York City, put on by Mayor Bloomberg and the IADAS. NYC companies, including ours, are putting on events, hosting parties and otherwise celebrating New York's Internet community. There's even an awards sho... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric at Princeton: "I Can See New Jersey From My House" - Posted June 1, 2009
While Charlie Gibson prepares to anchor ABC World News from a New Jersey car dealership tonight, CBS Evening News anchor ... [TVNewser]

GM Everywhere: Networks Cover Obama Speech - Posted June 1, 2009
The cablers and networks covered President Barack Obama's remarks about the GM bankruptcy this afternoon, with George Stephanopoulos anchoring on ABC, ... [TVNewser]

Ballmer On Bing - Posted May 29, 2009
ABC's Charlie Gibson fired up his Webcam to interview Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about his company's new search engine Bing. (Here's the CNet review). Ballmer was only cautiously optimistic that Bing can top Google at its own best game. But Ballmer says he's c... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Roger Ailes, Other TVNewsers Pay Tribute to Jack Reilly - Posted May 28, 2009
On-air tributes poured in yesterday for legendary producer Jack Reilly, who passed away yesterday morning. FNC's FOX Report featured a package about Reilly's life and included an interview with FNC Chairman Roger A... [TVNewser]

Legendary News Producer Jack Reilly Passes Away - Posted May 27, 2009
Jack Reilly, the former Good Morning America executive producer and later vice president of news at CNBC, passed away this morning at St. Vincent's Hospital in New York at the age of 84. Reilly was VP and managing editor of CNBC from 1994 to 1998. Before that, he was the executive producer... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson Likes His Fiction. Wolf Blitzer? Not So Much - Posted May 24, 2009
Over on WebNewser, we have the YouTube clips from this weekend's BookTV series on "Summer Reading" — what some political and media types are reading this summer. Let's just say, CNN's Wolf Blitzer has a hard time separating himself from the real world, while Charlie Gibson is preparing himself for a fiction-filled... [TVNewser]

Wolf's Wonky Reading List: "I Don't Have A Whole Lot of Time for Fun Reading" - Posted May 22, 2009
The BookTV channel on YouTube features several clips from politicos and media types as they answer the question, "What are you reading this summer?" It's part of C-SPAN's "Summer Reading" interview series which begins this Memorial Day weekend. Below, CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks about the five books he'll be reading - no... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

What's On Your Summer Reading List, Wolf? - Posted May 21, 2009
What books will CNN's Wolf Blitzer curl up with on the beach this summer? C-SPAN caught up with Blitzer, ABC's Charlie Gibson and some of those we cover on the Hill- Sen. Dick Durbin, Sen. Mitch McConnell and Rep. Marsha Blackburn, among others. The annual "Summer Reading" interviews kick off this... [FishbowlDC]

ABC, NBC, CBS Will Carry Obama News Conference — FOX Won't - Posted April 27, 2009
The big three broadcasters will air Pres. Barack Obama's news conference Wednesday night at 8pmET, the 100th day of the Obama administration. But one network will not cover the news conference — FOX. Repeated calls to FOX to check on their plans went unanswered this afternoon, but THR's James Hibberd ... [TVNewser]

Anchor Chairs: The White House Seating Chart - Posted April 23, 2009
As part of a TIME photo essay — "Obama's First 100 Days: Behind-the-Scenes Photos" — Time.com features a pic of the seating chart used for February's White House press luncheon. The guest list included ABC's ... [TVNewser]

ABC, CBS, Cablers Cover Phillips Arrival - Posted April 17, 2009
Captain Richard Phillips touched down in Vermont just after 4:30pmET, and the cablers covered the landing. At 4:53pmET, he and his family stepped to the podium to say a few words, and joining CNN, FNC and MSNBC were ABC and CBS with special reports. Charlie Gibson and ... [TVNewser]

ABCNews.com Launches GMA Recipe Site - Posted April 13, 2009
This morning on ABC's Good Morning America, chef Emeril Lagasse unveiled a new recipe Website that contains more than 1,000 recipes going back to 1995. Users can search by chef, by type of food or type of meal. There are also a healthy number of vegetarian plates and, of course, GMA... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The "Over-the-Top Feel" for the of Michelle Obama - Posted April 3, 2009
The big three anchors are wrapping up their anchoring from across the pond. Katie Couric will anchor Evening News from New York tonight, while Diane Sawyer will sub for Charlie Gibson and ... [TVNewser]

Three Broadcast Nets, Three Ways to Watch Obama - Posted April 2, 2009
ABC is preempting its broadcast programming this afternoon for Pres. Obama's news conference from the G-20. Charlie Gibson, in London, will anchor with White House correspondent Jake Tapper contributing. CBS News will Webcast the news conference which begins at approximately 12:45pmET. NBC News is leaving coverage to their cab... [TVNewser]

Schieffer and A-List Media Panel Grace Fort Worth, Texas - Posted April 2, 2009
From a FBDC guest blogger (and proud mother of a certain DC journo) in Fort Worth, Texas: Each year, Bob Scheiffer invites noted members of the media to his namesake jour... [FishbowlDC]

The Big Three and Big Ben - Posted March 31, 2009
Brian Williams, Charlie Gibson and Katie Couric are anchoring their nightly newscasts from Great Britain tonight where Pres. and Mrs. Obama arrived a few hours ago. Two of the broadcasts, ABC World News and CBS Evening News, led with stories... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: FNC, ABC, CNN... - Posted March 30, 2009
> FNC's Megyn Kelly is featured in a Q&A in this month's Elle Magazine. She tells her guilty pleasure ("Judge Judy"), the last good book she read ("Bill O'Reilly's novel Those Who Trespass") and more.... [TVNewser]

Taking Out The Trash - Posted March 27, 2009
What we almost missed today... The three network anchors- Brian Williams, Charlie Gibson and Katie Couric- will travel to London next week for the G20 Summit. ... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker (G20 Edition): ABC, CBS, Bloomberg... - Posted March 27, 2009
> ABC's Charlie Gibson anchors World News from London Tuesday-Thursday. Correspondents Jake Tapper, Jim Sciutto, Yunji de Nies will report from the G20 summit... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric's Big Apple Ratings - Posted March 27, 2009
Katie Couric will be honored with the Governor's Award for lifetime achievement at this Sunday's local Emmy Awards ceremony. As we first reported last mo... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers Attend Gridiron Dinner - Posted March 23, 2009
While the President was not in attendance, there were still plenty of politicians and journalists at the annual Gridiron Dinner in Washington, D.C. this weekend. One tvnewser wh... [TVNewser]

How Long Will Gibson Anchor World News? - Posted March 23, 2009
In a Houston Chronicle profile of Charlie Gibson by David Barron, the ABC World News anchor reveals his ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Gibson, Canning, Zahn.... - Posted March 20, 2009
> Charlie Gibson is taking his show on the road again this month to see first-hand how the economic crisis is impacting Texas. "World News" will originate from Houston Monday and Tuesday. Gibson will also anchor coverage, from Houston, of Pres. Obama's news conference Tuesday night. > Congratulations to ABC News... [TVNewser]

And Now To Charlie Gibson, With Sports - Posted March 18, 2009
The New York Daily News writes about Charlie Gibson's upcoming interview with ... [TVNewser]

RTNDF Awards in D.C. Brings Out Journalists and More - Posted March 13, 2009
The 19th annual First Amendment Awards Dinner, hosted by RTNDF, took place last night in Washington, D.C., and FishbowlDC's Christine Delargy ... [TVNewser]

Journos Gather at Ritz for RTNDF First Amendment Dinner - Posted March 13, 2009
Last night was the First Amendment Awards Dinner at the Ritz Carlton, the 19th annual hosted by RTNDF. The dinner was emceed by MSNBC's Chris Matthews, who started by thanking his wife Ka... [FishbowlDC]

"The Fix" is in at ABC....and WaPo Too - Posted March 9, 2009
ABC News is expanding its digital only content with the launch of The Fix. The Web show features ABC News correspondents/anchors John Berman, Juju Chang, Dan Harris and ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Donaldson, Gibson, Woodruff and Womack to Present at RTNDF Dinner - Posted March 6, 2009
You can expect a star-studded (in DC journo terms) event next Thursday, March 12th at the Ritz. ABC's Sam Donaldson and Charlie Gibson, PBS' Judy Woodruff and CNN's Jack W... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Menu With ABC's Rick Klein - Posted March 5, 2009
Today on the Menu we are joined by ABC"s Rick Klein. Klein, who will be a headline speaker at the upcoming TVNewser Summit, is a major part of all the new media elements at ABC. He authors the ABC's ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Menu With ABC's Rick Klein - Posted March 5, 2009
Today on the Menu we are joined by ABC"s Rick Klein. Klein, who will be a headline speaker at the upcoming TVNewser Summit, is a major part of all the new media elements at ABC. He authors the ABC's ... [FishbowlNY]

Charlie Gibson Crunkswaggas With Lil Wayne on Kimmel - Posted March 4, 2009
BriWi isn't the only one who can charm the late night crowd! Charlie Gibson held his own on Jimmy Kimmel last night as Lil Wayne's "warm-up ac... [Fishbowl NY]

Charlie Gibson Crunkswaggas With Lil Wayne on Kimmel - Posted March 4, 2009
BriWi isn't the only one who can charm the late night crowd! Charlie Gibson held his own on Jimmy Kimmel last night as Lil Wayne's "warm-up ac... [FishbowlNY]

Is Bonnie Hunt's Anchorman Crush Shifting? - Posted March 4, 2009
Daytime talk show host Bonnie Hunt has made no secret of her crush on NBC's Brian Williams. But Wi... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (P.M. Edition): Schieffer, Weather, Gibson... - Posted March 3, 2009
> Bob Schieffer's younger brother may run for governor of Texas. Fort Worth lawyer Tom Schieffer formed a gubernatorial campaign committee to begin raising money and interest, but a decision will not be made for several months. Schie... [TVNewser]

Man of the Hour: Jake Tapper - Posted March 2, 2009
Howard Kurtz profiles ABC's White House correspondent Jake Tapper... [FishbowlDC]

Gibson on Tapper: "He's One of the Hungriest Reporters I've Run Across" - Posted March 2, 2009
The Washington Post's Howard Kurtz profiles ABC News' "hard-charging" White House correspondent, ... [TVNewser]

World News Heads West as California Jobless Rate Tops 10% - Posted February 27, 2009
The digital transition, which came for some Feb. 17, and will be coming for the rest of us in June, has pushed the normal February ratings period into March. Yesterday, we told you about Nightly News' plans for sweeps, as for ABC, Charlie Gibson is headed west for a couple days. "World... [TVNewser]

What Recession? Anderson Cooper Nearly Doubles in Price - Posted February 27, 2009
Last night in Times Square, Bailey House had its annual auction which featured several tvnewsers as items up for bid, including Meet & Greets and studio tours with Katie Couric, Charlie Gibson, ... [TVNewser]

Stewart to Williams: "You Have the Best News" - Posted February 27, 2009
Brian Williams was a guest on last night's Daily Show, and it began with a compliment-off. "It's a man amongst children in the news business...You make Charlie Gibson look like Nick, Jr. news," said Jon Stewart. "I feel equally about you and p... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric Whips out the Flip at the White House - Posted February 26, 2009
Now playing on her YouTube Channel, Katie Couric's latest Felliniesque endeavour at Flip filmmaking. Filmed outside and inside the White House, it comes complete with cameos from Charlie Gibson, John King, ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

"Better-Than-Average Lunch" With the Anchors at the White House - Posted February 24, 2009
Not a bad guest list for lunch at the White House this afternoon... Charlie Gibson, Brian Williams, Katie Couric, Bob Schieffer, ... [FishbowlDC]

Anchors Describe Obama Lunch on Web - Posted February 24, 2009
President Barack Obama met with 10 members of the press today over lunch at the White House — two from each network. The guest list consiste... [TVNewser]

Meet the Anchors - Posted February 24, 2009
Want to have a meet-and-greet with Brian Williams, or Katie Couric or Charlie Gibson? How about grabbing lunch with Anderson Cooper? You can, if you bid o... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams to Co-Anchor Today Tomorrow - Posted February 19, 2009
NBC's Brian Williams will co-anchor NBC's Today show in the morning alongside Matt Lauer, "so Meredith can take a morning off," he announced on tonight's Nightly News. One of the last ... [TVNewser]

Williams on Nightly's Bounce: "We Haven't Seen These Numbers In a Long Time" - Posted February 13, 2009
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist The prince of the Peacock feels your financial pain. "I've had no desire to walk into any store but a grocery store for months," says NBC's Brian Williams, who makes an estimated $10 million a year. "It's just not c... [TVNewser]

Levy, of "The Most Radical Show on Cable News," Talks Media on the "Menu" - Posted February 12, 2009
Red Eye ombudsman Andy Levy joined us this morning on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast, a few hours after the show aired on Fox News. Levy describes the program as "sort of a surreal roundtable," and one that wouldn't work on any other network. "Fox gets fairly re... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 02.09.09 - Posted February 9, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box ... [FishbowlDC]

Obama Meets the Anchors: "It Did Have a 'Picture Taking with Santa' Kind of Feel To It" - Posted February 4, 2009
The AP's David Bauder follows up on Pres. Obama's sit downs with the network anchors. "Gibson was first, followed by Williams, Couric, Cooper and Wallace. "It did have a 'picture taking with Santa' kind of feel to it," NBC's Brian Williams tells Bauder. "The timing, one of the worst days of Obama's... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 02.04.09 - Posted February 4, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box ... [FishbowlDC]

Obama Tells Charlie Gibson "This is an Embarrassment" - Posted February 3, 2009
On the World Newser blog, Charlie Gibson writes about his interview with Pres. Obama this afternoon. The discussion began with the news of the day, the withdrawal of two of his appointees, including Tom Daschle as head of HHS. ... [TVNewser]

Get Ready For Anchor Baseball: President Obama's Rotating Interview Plan - Posted February 3, 2009
Later this afternoon, five of the most prominent anchors on television will gather outside the Oval Office and wait their turn for 10 minutes with the President of the United States. ABC's Charlie Gibson, CBS' ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 02.03.09 - Posted February 3, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box ... [FishbowlDC]

Brian Williams' Oval Office Interview with Pres. Obama - Posted February 2, 2009
On the heels of Matt Lauer's Map Room interview with Pres. Barack Obama yesterday, NBC has announced Brian Williams will sit down with Pres. Obama in the Oval Office. The interview will air on NBC Nightly News tomorrow night. > Update:... [TVNewser]

ABCNews.com's 8.3 Million Streams - Posted January 21, 2009
ABC News Digital is out with its numbers for yesterday's inauguration coverage. The network had a record 8.3 million views on ABCNEWS.com and across partner sites including Yahoo! and Verizon VCast. ABC embedded its Charlie Gibson, ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

USAirways Crash: Broadcast News Notes - Posted January 15, 2009
CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric is reporting live from the scene where USAirways flight 1549 crashed into the Hudson River a few hours ago. Couric is having to deal with honking horns along the West Side Highway while talking with correspondent ... [TVNewser]

USAirways Crash in New York City: "The Captain Came on and Said 'Brace for Impact'" - Posted January 15, 2009
... [TVNewser]

Bush Address: How Networks Will Cover - Posted January 15, 2009
President George W. Bush delivers his farewell address tonight, live at 8pmET (actually, we're told it's officially at 8:01:30). Here's how the networks will cover: • ABC — Charlie Gibson anchors. ... [TVNewser]

Huckabee: "Katie Couric Was Extraordinarily Gentle" on Palin - Posted January 13, 2009
FNC host Mike Huckabee is profiled in this month's Esquire magazine by A.J. Jacobs, who follows the forme... [TVNewser]

Journalists, Politicians Toast To Brit - Posted January 9, 2009
As expected, journalists and politicians packed Cafe Milano in Washington, D.C. last night to say goodbye to FNC's Brit Hume. The Hill's Emily Goodin names ... [TVNewser]

Networks Carry Obama Economic Address - Posted January 8, 2009
President-elect Barack Obama delivered a major economic address this morning in Washington, D.C., and the speech was carried by all the broadcast networks, cablers and business networks. Charlie Gibson anchored... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of Dec. 29 - Posted January 7, 2009
The final week of 2008 was an odd one for the evening newscasts. NBC Nightly News finished first in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo, but was based on a four-day average (only excluding Wednesday). CBS' ratings are based on a three-day average (excluding Wednesday and Friday) while ABC's are based on... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers To Pack Cafe Milano for Brit Hume Salute - Posted January 6, 2009
The salute to Brit Hume event at Cafe Milano Thursday night is shaping up to be one of the hottest pre-inaugural parties of the season. The invitation only event is attracting numerous Beltway and TV news bold face names. In addition to a host of Fox Newsies, TVNewser has learned ... [TVNewser]

Brit Hume Signs Off - Posted December 23, 2008
A tribute to Brit Hume (featuring President George W. Bush, Charlie Gibson, his "Special Report" heir Bret Baier and more) and his final thoughts tonight (... [TVNewser]

Gibson and Banner Play Santa for Charities - Posted December 20, 2008
A TVNewser tipster sends this along: In lieu of holiday presents this year -- and in light of the difficult economic times -- Charlie Gibson and World News EP Jon Banner made contributions on behalf of the World News staff to two charities: the Robin Hood Foundation in New York and... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of Dec. 8 - Posted December 16, 2008
For the ninth week in a row, the NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams finished first last week in Total Viewers, and finished first in the A25-54 demo for the third week in a row. ABC World News finished in second place. The nearly 10 million viewers was NBC's highest rating... [TVNewser]

Obama News Conference To Touch On Blago - Posted December 11, 2008
President-elect Barack Obama will be holding a news conference around 11amET today. As is being reported on the cablers, he is expected to be asked about Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Some notes (we'll keep updating): • ABC will carry the special report. ... [TVNewser]

Obama Noon Presser, Day Two - Posted November 25, 2008
President-elect Barack Obama will hold his second consecutive NoonET press conference, today focusing on details of his budget plans. ABC will carry a special report to cover the press confe... [TVNewser]

Network Special Reports at Noon - Posted November 24, 2008
All of the broadcast networks will air a special report around NoonET this afternoon, as President-elect Barack Obama and VP-elect Joe Biden hold a joint press conference discussing Obama's selection of economic leaders in his administration. ... [TVNewser]

What Dave Didn't Ask Katie - Posted November 20, 2008
Last night on the Late Show, David Letterman chatted with Katie Couric about her role as both anchor and managing editor of the CBS Evening News, her "post-election hangover" and thos... [TVNewser]

Rick Davis Reflects on Palin Media Roll-out - Posted November 14, 2008
With the election over, Sen. John McCain's campaign manager Rick Davis is speaking out about the thinking behind Gov. Sar... [TVNewser]

Networks Air Special Reports As Obamas Arrive at White House - Posted November 10, 2008
ABC, CBS and NBC are airing special reports as Pres.-elect and Mrs. Obama are welcomed to the White House by Pres. and Mrs. Bush. Charlie Gibson on ABC, Brian Williams on NBC and Katie Couric on CBS.... [TVNewser]

Networks Cover Bush Remarks on Obama Victory - Posted November 5, 2008
President George W. Bush congratulated President-elect Barack Obama this morning just after 10:15amET in a Rose Garden address, and the cablers and networks covered. "It will be a stirring sight to see President Obama, his wif... [TVNewser]

O'Reilly Talks Palin, Biden on Letterman - Posted October 28, 2008
It was a subdued interview between FNC anchor Bill O'Reilly and David Letterman last night on CBS' Late Show (compared to O'Reil... [TVNewser]

...And Williams Makes Three - Posted October 22, 2008
Gov. Sarah Palin has finished making the rounds to all the national television media. This afternoon, NBC's Brian Williams caught up with Palin and S... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams To Interview Sarah Palin & John McCain - Posted October 16, 2008
Less than two weeks before Election Day, NBC's Brian Williams will sit down with Sen. John McCain and Gov. Sarah Palin. The interviews will air next Wednesday and Thursday on Nightly News. Williams is the last of the big three anchors to be grant... [TVNewser]

NBC's Savannah Guthrie Gets Sarah Palin One-on-One - Posted October 14, 2008
In an update to one of our stories from earlier today, about Gov. Sarah Palin not doing interviews with some of the news media, including NBC... [TVNewser]

On Wisconsin! For Gibson and the Bus - Posted October 9, 2008
Yesterday, Charlie Gibson chatted up Barack Obama as the World News bus made its way to Indianapolis. Today, the bus ... [TVNewser]

If It's Wednesday, It Must Be Indiana - Posted October 8, 2008
This just in from the World News bus (seriously, ABC emailed us from the bus). Charlie Gibson, somewhere in Indiana right now, will be interviewing Sen. ... [TVNewser]

Presidential Debate Round #2 - Posted October 7, 2008
Here are some of the coverage plans for tonight's town hall style debate at Belmont University in Nashville moderated by NBC's Tom Brokaw. All the following networks will carry the debate. • ABC: The team of Gibson, Sawyer and Stephanopolous will anchor again, this time from three different cities. Charlie Gibson wi... [TVNewser]

World News Bus Takes Detour Around Michigan - Posted October 6, 2008
After the financial crisis kept him in New York last week, ABC's Charlie Gibson is back on the road today. But the World News bus... [TVNewser]

Covering the Veeps - Posted October 2, 2008
The cablers have been employing countdown clocks more than eight hours before the debate tonight, and all networks are gearing up for coverage: • ABC — Charlie Gibson, Diane Sawyer and George Stephanopoulos anchor from New ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 10.02.08 - Posted October 2, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Gibson Staying in NY This Week - Posted October 1, 2008
ABC News is revising its plan to have Charlie Gibson anchor World News from seven different cities beginning tomorrow as part of the ABC News/USA Today "50 States in ... [TVNewser]

Dow Dives as House Votes - Posted September 29, 2008
Breaking: The cable news and business networks are covering the House vote on the $700 billion bailout bill. As the tally continued to an eventual "No" vote, the dow took a nose dive, at one point down 705 points. On MSNBC, Andrea Mitchell and House producer/reporter Mike Viqueira discussed the rules... [TVNewser]

Williams, Gibson, Couric to Interview McCain, Obama as Anchors Keep Oxford in the Travel Plans - Posted September 25, 2008
Fast moving developments in the bailout bill are keeping the anchors on the move. Insiders tell us NBC's Brian Williams, who anchored Nightly News from Houston last night, will anchor from Washington, DC tonight with Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain... [TVNewser]

Live Blogging Stephanopoulos At "The Q&A Cafe" - Posted September 25, 2008
We're at Nathans in Georgetown, where ABC's George Stephanopoulos is being interviewed by Carol Joynt. Join us after the jump if you're curious about George..... [FishbowlDC]

Broadcasters to Carry Pres. Bush in Primetime - Posted September 24, 2008
ABC, CBS and NBC will all carry Pres. Bush's address to the nation tonight at 9pmET. Charlie Gibson will anchor for ABC, Katie Couric for CBS and Brian Williams, from Galveston, TX, for NBC. Looks like ... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson Gets on the Bus - Posted September 24, 2008
Good Morning America had the train, now World News is getting on the bus. Beginning next Thursday Charlie Gibson will take his show on the road anchoring from Florida, Georgia, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin and Iowa. And he'll travel, m... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of Sept. 15 - Posted September 23, 2008
A split decision for the evening newscasts last week. Charlie Gibson's broadcast had the most total viewers, while Brian Williams won in the A25-54 demo. It was the second week in a row on top in Total Viewers for World News. All three broadcasts were down from the prior week which saw... [TVNewser]

Bush Talks Crisis on Networks - Posted September 18, 2008
President Bush gave a brief statement this morning on the bleeding financial markets, and all networks and cablers took it live. ABC's Charlie Gibson anchored, with Betsy Stark and ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.18.08 - Posted September 18, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker (Wall St. Edition): Obama, Gibson, Bartiromo... - Posted September 15, 2008
> Sen. Barack Obama will be a guest on Bloomberg TV, his only interview tonight. He will be interviewed by Peter Cook at 9:45pmET. > ABC News was the only network to go live with a special report as the markets closed at 4pmET. ... [TVNewser]

The Sarah Palin Interview Day Four, Or, TVNewser Fact Checks The New Yorker - Posted September 15, 2008
TVNewser has taken a closer look at Steve Coll's ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Sarah Palin Interview Day Four, Or, TVNewser Fact Checks The New Yorker - Posted September 15, 2008
TVNewser has taken a closer look at Steve Coll's ... [FishbowlNY]

New Yorker Column Short on Facts, Long on Attacks of ABC News - Posted September 15, 2008
The New Yorker's Steve Coll spends a column today blasting ABC News over a variety of issues relating to ... [TVNewser]

Networks Live For Bush Economic Statement - Posted September 15, 2008
All three networks, as well as every business news and cable news channel, took President George W. Bush's statement on the economy live just before 11amET. On ABC, Charlie Gibson anchored the special report, with analysis from Betsy Stark. The... [TVNewser]

Election '08: Cable vs. Networks - Posted September 12, 2008
Who are the big winners during the 2008 election season — the cablers or the networks? Matea Gold writes about the debate for the Los Angeles Times. The arguments are shaped by two quoted throughout the piece, CNN/U.S. president ... [TVNewser]

World News, Nightline Strong With Palin - Posted September 12, 2008
The first part of Charlie Gibson's interview with Gov. ... [TVNewser]

Gibson Interview With Palin...Uhm...Wow... - Posted September 12, 2008
For two weeks since Sarah Palin was nominated as ... [FishbowlLA]

Hannity On Deck For Palin Interview - Posted September 12, 2008
Sean Hannity took issue with Charlie Gibson's interview with Gov. Sarah Palin yesterday, calling his q... [TVNewser]

Greta Gets First Interview with 'First Dude' - Posted September 12, 2008
First on TVNewser: While ABC's Charlie Gibson is busy with Gov. ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Makes Her Debut: 'Strange and Illuminating' - Posted September 12, 2008
It was the television we've all been waiting for &#151 at least for the last seven days. Parts one and two of Sarah Palin's interview with ... [Fishbowl NY]

Sarah Palin Makes Her Debut: 'Strange and Illuminating' - Posted September 12, 2008
It was the television we've all been waiting for &#151 at least for the last seven days. Parts one and two of Sarah Palin's interview with ... [FishbowlNY]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted September 12, 2008
Gibson on Palin, Finnegan on Gibson: Charlie Gibson was tough on Sarah Palin in the first of their two ABC interviews, but we think ... [FishbowlLA]

Sarah Palin: "War Has Got To Be A Last Option." "We Must Not Blink, Charlie." - Posted September 11, 2008
First on TVNewser: Insiders tell us the first Charlie Gibson/Sarah Palin interview is complete. The first sit-down lasted 30 minutes and included questions about ... [TVNewser]

Charles Gibson's Palin Interview: The Timing - Posted September 11, 2008
As the news nets cover the memorial services for the seventh anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, ABC's Charlie Gibson is across the country getting ready for the first of three separate sit-down interviews with GOP VP nominee ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: 20/20, Evening News, ABC Cuts... - Posted September 10, 2008
> ABC News is making the most of Charlie Gibson's interviews tomorrow and Friday with Gov. Sarah Palin. ABC announced today it is producing a special 20/20. "The Interview: Sarah Palin with Charles Gibson" airs Friday at 10pmET/PT. > CBS Even... [TVNewser]

ABC News Begins College Today - Posted September 10, 2008
ABC News launched their new ABC News On Campus initiative today. As TVNewser first reported in May, the program includes partnerships with college journalism programs and a ... [TVNewser]

Official Details on Palin Interview - Posted September 9, 2008
ABC News put out their official release regarding Charlie Gibson's upcoming interview with Gov. Sarah Palin. We hear the World News team flies out to Alaska tomorrow: In her first interview since being tapped as John McCain's running ... [TVNewser]

Has The Media Been Unfair to Sarah Palin? - Posted September 9, 2008
Days before Gov. Sarah Palin sits down for her first big interview with ABC's Charlie Gibson, we put the issue of press fairness to a poll. But first, some notes. • According to ... [TVNewser]

Gibson's Palin Interview: When, Where, How - Posted September 8, 2008
Expect to hear Gov. Sarah Palin answer her first mainstream media questions shortly after 6:30pmET on Thursday this week. Confirmed last night, ABC News'... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin Meets the Press Whether She Wants to or Not - Posted September 8, 2008
So much Palin! We're going to do a round-up: She will meet the press! Looks like ABC's Charlie Gibson has landed the first interview with the ... [Fishbowl NY]

Sarah Palin Meets the Press Whether She Wants to or Not - Posted September 8, 2008
So much Palin! We're going to do a round-up: She will meet the press! Looks like ABC's Charlie Gibson has landed the first interview with the ... [FishbowlNY]

ABC News Gets First Palin Interview - Posted September 7, 2008
Alright media, you'll get your wish — a chance to vet interview Gov. Sarah Palin. The Associated Press reports Palin offered her first interview to ... [TVNewser]

Presidential Bookings - Posted September 5, 2008
The presidential candidates have been busy this week, and their media appearances hit full stride this weekend. • Sen. Barack Obama, fresh off an interview with FNC's Bill O'Reilly, sits down with ... [TVNewser]

Wild About the Anchors - Posted September 4, 2008
After last night's taping of the Stand up to Cancer interviews with the Big 3 anchors, the management of the Xcel Energy Center presented personalized jerseys to them. The "X," as the locals calls it is hosting the RNC this week, but it is normally home to the Minnesota Wild NHL... [TVNewser]

Maggie Rodriguez and the Evening Anchors - Posted September 3, 2008
Gov. Sarah Palin was a hot topic in the anchor to anchor interviews, with Katie Couric telling Robin Roberts, "I'm on guard for sexist coverage." And as she wrapped up her interview ... [TVNewser]

Network Anchors Sit Down, for Stand Up To Cancer - Posted September 3, 2008
This week the term 'anchor' doesn't really fit. On Sunday Katie Couric, Charlie Gibson and Brian Williams were along the Gulf Coast, on Tuesday they'd arrived in St. Paul, on Friday they'll be in Los Angeles. The assignments along the Gulf a... [TVNewser]

Brian, Charlie, Katie To Make the Morning Rounds After Their Evening Shows - Posted September 3, 2008
TVNewser has learned that after they finish their broadcasts at 7pmET tonight (barring breaking news), Katie Couric, Charlie Gibson and Brian Williams... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: CBS, ABC, CNN... - Posted September 2, 2008
> Longtime CBS News correspondent Ike Pappas died on Sunday in Virginia. Pappas served as CBS News correspondent from 1964-1987, reporting on the Pentagon, Labor Department, Congress and other areas. He was 75. > Since ... [TVNewser]

Anchor Movement: Network News to St. Paul, Keith Stays in NY - Posted September 2, 2008
As insiders predicted last night in St. Paul, anchors are beginning the trip back from the Gulf Coast region to the RNC as coverage shifts away from Gustav. The three evening news anchors, CBS' ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (Gustav edition): Shep, Anderson, Gibson... - Posted September 1, 2008
> FNC's Shepard Smith gets some high praise from the Kansas City Star's Aaron Barnhart. "Now that Shepard Smith is on Fox, there's really no reason to watch anything else," he writes. "Knowledge of his home state and his experienc... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.01.08 - Posted September 1, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Network Newscasts From New Orleans - Posted August 31, 2008
All three network newscasts spent significant time covering Hurricane Gustav, and had correspondents in the area. ABC's World News was anchored by Charlie Gibson from the region, CBS' Evening News was anchored by Russ Mitchell in New York and NBC's Nightly News was anchored by ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Gustav Plans: Charlie Gibson to the Gulf, George Stephanopoulos at the RNC - Posted August 31, 2008
ABC News has announced Charlie Gibson will be reporting live from New Orleans beginning tonight on World News while George Stephanopoulos will continue anchoring from... [TVNewser]

Inside the Tent at ABC News - Posted August 29, 2008
As the Democratic convention ends and the Republican convention is about to get underway, the one constant will be the media — either en route to or already broadcasting from St. Paul. And one of the constants of the media presence is the set up — large tents and small trailers that... [TVNewser]

John McCain Picks Gov. Sarah Palin for VP. Fox News First With The News - Posted August 29, 2008
In an incredibly well-kept secret only confirmed by the U.S. media less than 90 minutes before the official announcement, John McCain has chosen Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 08.29.08 - Posted August 29, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

ABC Producer Posts Bail, With Company Credit Card - Posted August 28, 2008
ABC News producer/reporter Asa Eslocker is out on $500 bail. ERSNews.com got a hold of his mug shot on the trespassing charge... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 08.27.08 - Posted August 27, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 08.26.08 - Posted August 26, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Charlie Gibson On Familiar Territory and New Ground - Posted August 26, 2008
Gail Shister TVNewser Columnist Blah, blah, blog. ABC's Charlie Gibson, not a big fan of blogs, yesterday became the last Big 3 anchor to launch his own. A gentleman of the Old School, Gibson, 65, says his only concern is the pretentious navel-gazing e... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson Gets on the Blogwagon - Posted August 25, 2008
There's the Daily Nightly, Couric & Company and now Charlie Gibson is getting into the blog game with the revamped WorldNewser. It's part of a redesign for the World News page on ABCNews.com. Right now... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 08.25.08 - Posted August 25, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after... [FishbowlDC]

Meet the Veep - Posted August 23, 2008
About 24 hours after John Roberts first got up anticipating the news, Sen. Barack Obama named Sen. Joe Biden his running mate ... [TVNewser]

Dropping in to Denver - Posted August 15, 2008
There's something missing from Joanne Ostrow's Denver Post story about national media types who are about to descend on Denver. Namely, a complete story. Ostrow writes about the coverage plans of NBC News, MSNBC, PBS and NPR. She even talks with Keith Olbe... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Oil, Homage, Alaska... - Posted August 11, 2008
> Charlie Gibson will anchor World News from Dallas this Wednesday. Gibson will interview ExxonMobil chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson. The interview is part of a special series "Oil Crunch" which airs all this week. > In an homage to ... [TVNewser]

Why it Took Two Reporters To Cover a Two Minute Segment - Posted July 31, 2008
The closing report on last night's ABC World News related to, "something everyone can debate over their dining room table." The report was about an upcoming study from the Journal of Happiness Studies about which gender is happiest. But as anchor ... [TVNewser]

Critiquing the Press and Their Obama - Posted July 25, 2008
WaPo's Howard Kurtz sums up the media coverage of Barack Obama's week abroad; what the trip meant for the candidate and the press following him. ...even as the likes of NBC's Andrea Mitchell... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 07.18.08 - Posted July 18, 2008
Good morning Washington. Above, Luke Russert and James Carville spearhead XM radio's coverage of the MLB All-Star Game. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 01.07.08 - Posted January 7, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | RADIO | JOBS REVOLVING DOOR Tom Carter is leaving T... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 08.03.07 - Posted August 3, 2007
Good morning Washington. An NBC release announced, "According to Nielsen Media Research data, 'Meet the Press with Tim Russert' was the No. 1 Sunday morning public affairs program, winning the week ending Sunday, July 29 in all categories." MarketWatch ... [FishbowlDC]

Torch-Passing, TVNewser Style - Posted July 26, 2007
For a couple hours, the back room at Michael's was transformed into a television news executive bender, a happy hour in honor of our outgoing TVNewser, Brian Stelter [right], and incoming TVNewser, er, 'Newsers: Chris Ariens, Diane Clehane, Alissa Kinsky and Philadelphia Inq... [Fishbowl NY]

Torch-Passing, TVNewser Style - Posted July 26, 2007
For a couple hours, the back room at Michael's was transformed into a television news executive bender, a happy hour in honor of our outgoing TVNewser, Brian Stelter [right], and incoming TVNewser, er, 'Newsers: Chris Ariens, Diane Clehane, Alissa Kinsky and Philadelphia Inq... [FishbowlNY]

Gibson To Anchor Special Hour of 20/20 - Posted July 17, 2007
On Friday, August 10th, "World News" anchor Charlie Gibson will go primetime with his special report: "Pastor to Power: Billy Graham and the Presidents." The 20/20 special takes an indepth look at "the world's most famous evangelist" and his special access to the world's most powerful men: the presidents of the... [TVNewser]

Killing Time - Posted March 2, 2007
In next week's New York magazine, pg. 46: The Time of Their Lives (p. 46) by Joe Hagan John Huey and Richard Stengel, besieged by economic forces pulling one of journalism's most storied institutions toward obsolescence, are blowing up Time magazine in an all-out effort to save its life.... [Fishbowl NY]

Killing Time - Posted March 2, 2007
In next week's New York magazine, pg. 46: The Time of Their Lives (p. 46) by Joe Hagan John Huey and Richard Stengel, besieged by economic forces pulling one of journalism's most storied institutions toward obsolescence, are blowing up Time magazine in an all-out effort to save its life.... [FishbowlNY]

Katie Couric: I Was The Only Skirt At White House Meeting Before Bush Speech - Posted January 18, 2007
From Katie Couric's CBS News blog comes this missive on the state of women in television news journalism, 2007: Last Wednesday, President Bush gave his address to the country about "the new way forward" for Iraq, and lots... [Fishbowl NY]

Katie Couric: I Was The Only Skirt At White House Meeting Before Bush Speech - Posted January 18, 2007
From Katie Couric's CBS News blog comes this missive on the state of women in television news journalism, 2007: Last Wednesday, President Bush gave his address to the country about "the new way forward" for Iraq, and lots... [FishbowlNY]

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