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Pres. Obama: 'I Have Decided the U.S. Should Take Military Action,' But Will Seek Congressional Authorization First - Posted August 31, 2013
In the Rose Garden this afternoon, President Obama said he has decided the United States "should take military action" against Syria, but he said he will wait for an authorization from the out-of-session Congress first. The Saturday statement, during the long Labor Day holiday sent the news networks... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Pres. Obama: 'I Have Decided the U.S. Should Take Military Action,' But Will Seek Congressional Authorization First - Posted August 31, 2013
In the Rose Garden this afternoon, President Obama said he has decided the United States "should take military action" against Syria, but he said he will wait for an authorization from the out-of-session Congress first. The Saturday statement, during the long Labor Day holiday sent the news networks... [FishbowlNY]

Pres. Obama: 'I Have Decided the U.S. Should Take Military Action,' But Will Seek Congressional Authorization First - Posted August 31, 2013
In the Rose Garden this afternoon, President Obama said he has decided the United States "should take military action" against Syria, but he said he will wait for an authorization from the out-of-session Congress first. The Saturday statement, during the long Labor Day holiday sent the news networks... [TVNewser]

George Zimmerman Found Not Guilty in Shooting Death of Trayvon Martin - Posted July 13, 2013
The broadcast news divisions and cable news channels had been waiting all day for a verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. It finally came just before 10pmET, leading the broadcast networks to produce rare, live, primetime special reports for the not guilty verdict. But one networ... [TVNewser]

Cable, Broadcast Networks Cover San Francisco Plane Crash - Posted July 6, 2013
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Cable, Broadcast Networks Cover San Francisco Plane Crash - Posted July 6, 2013
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Cable, Broadcast Networks Cover San Francisco Plane Crash - Posted July 6, 2013
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Randall Pinkston Leaving CBS, But Not Before Documenting How He Got His Start - Posted May 19, 2013
At the end of a CBS Evening News story about where he got his start, it was announced that CBS News correspondent Randall Pinkston would be leaving the network. Pinkston, 63, joined CBS in 1980. He spent 10 years as a reporter at ... [FishbowlLA]

Randall Pinkston Leaving CBS, But Not Before Documenting How He Got His Start - Posted May 19, 2013
At the end of a CBS Evening News story about where he got his start, it was announced that CBS News correspondent Randall Pinkston would be leaving the network. Pinkston, 63, joined CBS in 1980. He spent 10 years as a reporter at ... [TVNewser]

Jim Axelrod on Newtown and Anchoring the Saturday 'Evening News' - Posted December 21, 2012
As we reported earlier this month, CBS News has tapped Jim Axelrod as the permanent anchor of the Saturday... [TVNewser]

Jim Axelrod Eyed As Permanent Anchor of 'CBS Evening News' Saturday - Posted December 3, 2012
CBS News is closing in on a new full-time anchor for the Saturday edition of the "CBS Evening News." TVNewser hears that CBS News national correspondent Jim Axelrod is the man that will get the gig. Axelrod has been the primary ... [TVNewser]

Network Special Reports For President Obama's Isaac Address - Posted August 28, 2012
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For Debate Moderator Bret Baier, a Return to South Carolina - Posted January 16, 2012
Bret Baier, who will be moderating his fifth debate of this primary cycle tonight, is making a return to a state he once called home. Baier tells The... [TVNewser]

Broadcast Networks Gear Up For Iowa Caucus - Posted January 1, 2012
It's officially a new year, and although this political cycle may feel like it has gone on forever already, Tuesday marks the official kickoff to the 2012 presidential election. As we ... [TVNewser]

How the Evening Newscasts Reported the Death of Muammar Gaddafi - Posted October 21, 2011
The three U.S. evening newscasts spent a combined 32 minutes and 45 seconds on the killing of Muammar Gaddafi on their newscasts Thursday evening, extending their first blocks beyond the 10-minute mark. [caption id="attachment_93994" align="alignright" width="300" caption="A Libyan news anchor smiles while reporting the news of Muammar Gaddafi's death, as shown on... [TVNewser]

Mubarak to Resign: Broadcasters Produce Special Reports, Cablers go Wall-to-Wall - Posted February 10, 2011
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Class is in at CBS News: 'Reading, Writing and Reform' - Posted September 14, 2010
The CBS Evening News launches a new education series tonight called "Reading, Writing and Reform." The recurring series of education stories will be broadcast throughout the 2010-11 school year on the Katie Couric broadcast. Tonight's story, reported by ... [TVNewser]

Nets to Carry Obama Statement on Haiti - Posted January 15, 2010
Pres. Obama will be speaking on the U.S. response to the earthquake in Haiti scheduled for 1pmET. The four broadcast networks will carry the statement and offer coverage to affiliates. Brian Williams, Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer are in Port-a... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 01.07.08 - Posted January 7, 2009
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, 11.11.08 - Posted November 11, 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]

CBS Names Reid to White House, Axelrod Back to NY - Posted November 10, 2008
CBS News president Sean McManus has announced that Chip Reid will be CBS News's Chief White House Correspondent. Reid, who covered the McCain campaign, joined CBS in August 2007 from NBC News ... [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]

Suarez to CNN - Posted August 11, 2008
FishbowlDC has learned that Fernando Suarez, formerly of CBS and the network's embed covering the Hillary Clinton campaign, has joined CNN's Washington bureau as producer for the CNN Election Center (8pm hour). UPDATE: A reader sends in a picture from Suarez's farewell party at CBS (that's Jim Axelrod on the right) ... [FishbowlDC]

Photos: The Pope and the Press - Posted April 16, 2008
It has to be said: No one -- and I mean, no one -- chews gum with as wide of a mouth as CBS's Jim Axelrod. Other things we noticed while at the White House today: Were you one of the reporters who refused to wait in line to gain access to... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 09.19.07 - Posted September 19, 2007
Good morning Washington. An ABC release announced, "ABC's 'World News with Charles Gibson' extended its run as the #1 evening newscast last week, winning among Total Viewers, Households, and Adults 25-54 for the nineteenth time in twenty-one weeks. The ABC broadcast averaged 7.70 million Total Viewers and a 1.9/8 among Adults 25-54,... [FishbowlDC]

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