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Revolving Door Newsletter: 05.06.14
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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell: 'These Activities Must be Condemned and Stopped' - Posted September 19, 2014
Broadcast networks provided special coverage this afternoon as NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell held a news conference to answer questions and announce that he won't resign. "We will get our house in order first," Goodell said as he announced enhanced dom... [TVNewser]

In Profile: Bartiromo, Tapper, O'Reilly, Alexander - Posted September 16, 2014
Maria Bartiromo talks with Adweek about her media diet and how she starts her day: "Usually I'll check the performance of the international markets. Then I'll look online and through Wall Street research reports to figure out what is setting the tone ... [TVNewser]

What's More Humbling: Hosting Your First 'Meet the Press,' or Watching the Packers Lose? - Posted September 5, 2014
Chuck Todd's first guest on his first "Meet the Press" is Pres. Obama. The two will sit down at the White House tomorrow just as the president returns from Europe. This morning on "The Daily Rundown," fill-in host ... [TVNewser]

And Your Replacement for Chuck Todd on 'The Daily Rundown' is... - Posted August 19, 2014
On the heels of Chuck Todd's appointment to "Meet the Press," we ... [TVNewser]

The Afternoon Ticker: Lauer, Baden, Smith - Posted August 18, 2014
Matt Lauer will host the second annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards in Louisville, Kentucky on September 27. The ceremony will award six people age 30 or under who've produced innovative social justice work. Fox News contributor and forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Baden will appear on the competition tonight when he is a... [TVNewser]

Chris Jansing Offers First Report as NBC News Senior White House Correspondent - Posted June 24, 2014
Chris Jansing filed her first report as NBC News Senior White House Correspondent on Monday's "NBC Nightly News," covering today's White House Summit on W... [PRNewser]

The AM Ticker: Kelly, Stevens, Schweitzer - Posted June 20, 2014
Megyn Kelly's interview with Dick Cheney propelled "The Kelly File" to be the #1 show in cable news among the A25-54 demographic Wednesday night. The program ... [TVNewser]

Pres. Obama: 'We Will Not Be Sending U.S. Troops Back Into Combat in Iraq' - Posted June 13, 2014
President Obama delivered a statement on Iraq from the South Lawn of the White House shortly before noon. The broadcast and cable networks all provided live coverage of his remarks on the increased violence in the region. On NBC, David Gregory anchored from Washington with Peter Alexander at the White House and... [TVNewser]

Networks' D-Day +70 Coverage Plans - Posted June 4, 2014
Broadcast and cable news networks will provide special coverage this week for the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy, France. "CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley" is doing a weeklong series, with... [TVNewser]

Obama Announces Troop Cuts in Afghanistan - Posted May 27, 2014
In a statement from the Rose Garden Tuesday afternoon, President Obama detailed his plan to "conclude our combat mission in Afghanistan." Obama announced a reduction of U.S. troops from 33,000 to 9,800 at the beginning of 2015, and half that at the end of 2015. Then, by the end of 2016... [TVNewser]

Broadcast Networks Cover Pres. Obama's Statement on VA Controversy - Posted May 21, 2014
The broadcast networks cut in with special coverage of President Obama's statement on the Department of Veterans Affairs scandal that left dozens of veterans in Phoenix dead waiting for medical care. ABC News broke in at 10:57amET with George Stephanopoulos... [TVNewser]

Broadcast Networks Cover 9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony - Posted May 15, 2014
[gallery ids="225119,225120,225121"]Broadcast networks broke in for special coverage of the 9/11 Memorial Museum opening this morning, where President Obama and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke. ABC News broke in at 10:05amET with George Stephanopoulos anchoring from New York. "World News" weekend anchor ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Jansing Promoted | CBS Crew Detained | News Corp. Buys Harlequin - Posted May 5, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Jansing Promoted | CBS Crew Detained | News Corp. Buys Harlequin - Posted May 5, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Chris Jansing Named Senior White House Correspondent for NBC News - Posted May 2, 2014
Changes are coming to NBC's Washington Bureau. NBC News President Deborah Turness has named Chris Jansing as the new Senior White House Correspondent and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Chris Jansing Named Senior White House Correspondent for NBC News - Posted May 2, 2014
Changes are coming to NBC's Washington Bureau. NBC News President Deborah Turness has named Chris Jansing as the new Senior White House Correspondent and ... [FishbowlNY]

Chris Jansing Named Senior White House Correspondent for NBC News - Posted May 2, 2014
Changes are coming to NBC's Washington Bureau. NBC News President Deborah Turness has named Chris Jansing as the new Senior White House Correspondent and ... [TVNewser]

NBC News Airs Special Report on Pres. Obama, Pope Francis Meeting - Posted March 27, 2014
NBC News was the only broadcast news network to provide a network special report of President Obama's first meeting with Pope Francis this morning. Matt Lauer broke in at 5:13amET as the president arrived at the Vatican, with correspondent ... [TVNewser]

NBC4's Angie Goff and WJLA's Alison Starling's Youngest Celebrated at Sip & See - Posted February 24, 2014
[caption id="attachment_123258" align="alignright" width="331"] WJLA's Rebecca Cooper, NBC4's Angie Goff and Bob, NBC News' Peter Alexander and Ava Starling, Alison Starling, Jill Collins[/caption] WJLA's Rebecca C... [FishbowlDC]

The Guy Who Tweeted Former CIA Director's Conversations 'Won't Be Doing Any Fox News' - Posted October 25, 2013
Tom Matzzie, the former DC director of Moveon.org, has already talked with CNN and MSNBC today, but he won't doing Fox News. Not that they asked. Matzzie, whose tweets became news yesterday, tweeted this afternoon, "I won't be doing any Fox Ne... [TVNewser]

Here's The 'Today' Scene From 'The Michael J. Fox Show' - Posted September 28, 2013
NBC premiered its new comedy series "The Michael J. Fox Show" this week, and as we reported back in May, the team from "Today" makes a guest appearance as, well, themselves. Early on in the episode, Fox's "Mike Henry," a local news anchor, runs into ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Here's The 'Today' Scene From 'The Michael J. Fox Show' - Posted September 28, 2013
NBC premiered its new comedy series "The Michael J. Fox Show" this week, and as we reported back in May, the team from "Today" makes a guest appearance as, well, themselves. Early on in the episode, Fox's "Mike Henry," a local news anchor, runs into ... [FishbowlNY]

Here's The 'Today' Scene From 'The Michael J. Fox Show' - Posted September 28, 2013
NBC premiered its new comedy series "The Michael J. Fox Show" this week, and as we reported back in May, the team from "Today" makes a guest appearance as, well, themselves. Early on in the episode, Fox's "Mike Henry," a local news anchor, runs into ... [TVNewser]

Afternoon Chatter - Posted July 24, 2013
JOURNO LOVE: "This CQ Roll CAll photo of Boehner, Reid, McConnell and Pelosi is fantast... [FishbowlDC]

Baby Boom At News Outlets - Posted July 24, 2013
Babies, babies everywhere! While seemingly every TV news outlet was covering the future monarch born this week, there is even more royal baby news popping out. NBC News correspondent Peter Alexander and wife WJLA anchor Alison Starling welcomed a new baby girl yesterday. Alexander announced the news the way all... [TVNewser]

One Speech, Many Different Approaches - Posted June 25, 2013
... [TVNewser]

NBC's Mike Viqueira Named White House Correspondent For Al Jazeera America - Posted June 5, 2013
Al Jazeera America has named Mike Viqueira as its first White House correspondent. Viqueira joins Al Jazeera America from NBC News, where he was a producer/correspondent covering Capitol Hill and other stories from the DC region. Viqueira h... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted April 16, 2013
Quotes of the Day: Boston Marathon Bombing Aftermath "DC ON ALERT: Outside White House, Pennsylvania Ave again closed to pedestrians." -- NBC News' Peter Alexander with accompanying photograph. ... [FishbowlDC]

NBC's Mike Viqueira Returning To Capitol Hill - Posted December 11, 2012
NBC White House producer/correspondent Mike Viqueira is returning to Capitol Hill. He will still be covering politics on The Hill (and occasionally at the White House), but will also contribute to general assignment coverage.... [TVNewser]

Peter Alexander Named White House Correspondent for NBC - Posted December 4, 2012
NBC News is adding to its on-air staff at the White House. Peter Alexander, who had covered the Romney campaign, has been named White House Correspondent, joining ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters Makes Return to NBC - Posted November 7, 2012
Not sure who had the remote control for those huge monitors at the Romney campaign site in Boston -- the ones that kept changing all night. But it made for fun viewing for us. During an ABC liveshot with David Muir, Fox News was on the monit... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Barbara Walters Makes Return to NBC - Posted November 7, 2012
Not sure who had the remote control for those huge monitors at the Romney campaign site in Boston -- the ones that kept changing all night. But it made for fun viewing for us. During an ABC liveshot with David Muir, Fox News was on the monit... [FishbowlNY]

After A Long Campaign, Correspondents At Romney HQ Ready For A Long Night - Posted November 6, 2012
GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney's campaign headquarters is about to start filling up in Boston, Massachusetts. For correspondents covering the Romney campaign, today has been a relat... [TVNewser]

NBC News Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
"NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams heads up NBC's coverage from Rockefeller Plaza -- dubbed Democr... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NBC News Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
"NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams heads up NBC's coverage from Rockefeller Plaza -- dubbed Democr... [FishbowlNY]

NBC News Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
"NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams heads up NBC's coverage from Rockefeller Plaza -- dubbed Democr... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Alexander, Al Jazeera, Rock Center - Posted September 18, 2012
NBC's Peter Alexander is hosting a special for Travel Channel called "Travel Like a President." Produced by NBC's Peacock Productions, the special will look at what goes into the travel arrangements of the president, from clearing hotel rooms to flying on Air Force One. The special airs on Travel Channel Tues.,... [TVNewser]

News Nets Produce Special Reports on Mitt Romney Selection of Paul Ryan as VP - Posted August 11, 2012
At 9:20, Mitt Romney took to the stage with the USS Wisconsin in Norfolk, VA as his backdrop. At 9:28, he brought out his running mate on the Republican presidential ticket, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan. NBC News began its special report at 9am with Brian W... [TVNewser]

Mitt Romney Slates Interviews With NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox - Posted July 13, 2012
Presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney has scheduled interviews with the "big three" broadcast networks, as well as Fox News and CNN today, two network sources confirm to TVNewser. The interviews will be conducted this afternoon, and excerpts are expected to run on the evening newscasts. The NBC... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mitt Romney Slates Interviews With NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox - Posted July 13, 2012
Presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney has scheduled interviews with the "big three" broadcast networks, as well as Fox News and CNN today, two network sources confirm to TVNewser. The interviews will be conducted this afternoon, and excerpts are expected to run on the evening newscasts. The NBC... [FishbowlNY]

TVNewsers Wear Pink at DC Breast Cancer Event - Posted June 20, 2012
Television personalities donned pink last night for the fourth annual Newsbabes Bash for Breast Cancer, a yearly event that raises awareness and funds for breast cancer causes hosted by a group of Washington, DC-based female journalists. The group includes breast cancer survivor ... [TVNewser]

TV News Personalities: Prepare to be Pinked - Posted June 19, 2012
Female TV news personalities in Washington aren't as vindictive and cutting as other cities. Sure, they're fiercely competitive when it comes to breaking stories. But each year they come together to socialize and raise money for a worthy cause and, in the process, submit themselves to being called ... [PRNewser]

TVNewsers Starling and Alexander Tie the Knot - Posted April 27, 2012
"Today" show correspondent Peter Alexander and WJLA main anchor Alison Starling are just about a week into their new life as husband and wife. Alexander... [TVNewser]

NBC's 'Today' Clobbers ABC's 'Good Morning America' 15-0 at Annual Softball Showdown - Posted July 22, 2011
There is no sugarcoating it. ABC's "Good Morning America" got walloped by NBC's "Today" at the annual softball matchup in Central Park's Great Lawn. The sweltering heat (over 100 degrees Fahrenheit in Central Park) didn't stop "Today" from clobbering the ball all over field four, beating "GMA" 1... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NBC's 'Today' Clobbers ABC's 'Good Morning America' 15-0 at Annual Softball Showdown - Posted July 22, 2011
There is no sugarcoating it. ABC's "Good Morning America" got walloped by NBC's "Today" at the annual softball matchup in Central Park's Great Lawn. The sweltering heat (over 100 degrees Fahrenheit in Central Park) didn't stop "Today" from clobbering the ball all over field four, beating "GMA" 1... [FishbowlNY]

NBC Correspondents and a 'Real Housewife' Say Hello to NBC News' English Import - Posted April 22, 2011
Last night at The Spotted Pig in New York's West Village, NBC News hosted a cocktail reception for one of the newest members of its team: Ben Fogle. Fogle joined ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NBC Correspondents and a 'Real Housewife' Say Hello to NBC News' English Import - Posted April 22, 2011
Last night at The Spotted Pig in New York's West Village, NBC News hosted a cocktail reception for one of the newest members of its team: Ben Fogle. Fogle joined ... [FishbowlNY]

Bill Geist Gets Star on Walk of Fame - Posted April 15, 2011
A big honor this afternoon for CBS News "Sunday Morning" correspondent Bill Geist. He got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. His son, MSNBC anchor Willie Geist spok... [TVNewser]

Missing Bronx Zoo Cobra Has Twitter Account, Tours City - Posted March 29, 2011
This was obviously inevitable, but still sort of cute (unless it turns tragic). The infamous Egyptian cobra missing from the Bronx Zoo now has a fake Twitter account, w... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Missing Bronx Zoo Cobra Has Twitter Account, Tours City - Posted March 29, 2011
This was obviously inevitable, but still sort of cute (unless it turns tragic). The infamous Egyptian cobra missing from the Bronx Zoo now has a fake Twitter account, w... [FishbowlNY]

Cable Nets Cover NYC Bomb Scare Overnight - Posted May 2, 2010
News broke late last night of a car bomb located in New York's heavily-trafficked Times Square (AP story). Here's how the initial coverage looked across the cable networks as well as Mayor Michael Bloomberg'... [TVNewser]

NBC's Capus Tells Staff No More Luger Death Video - Posted February 14, 2010
NBC News president Steve Capus has ordered that the video of the crash of Georgian luger Nodar Kumaritashvili no longer be shown on NBC News and MSNBC programs, without his permission. It's a policy also apparently adopted by NBC Sports as well. Last night, before introduc... [TVNewser]

NBC News Correspondent Tells His Sister's Story - Posted March 20, 2009
NBC's Peter Alexander reported a very personal story this morning on "Today" - about his sister, who is suffering from a rare, debilitating disease. .msnbcLinks {font-size:11px; font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #999; margin-top: 5px; background: transp... [TVNewser]

Israel-Gaza Ground War Changes Cable Plans - Posted January 3, 2009
The cable news channels have been covering breaking news from Gaza for much of the afternoon. The official word of Israeli Defense Force ground troops moving in to Palestinian territory was reported around 1:40pmET this afternoon, but had been expected for days. Fredricka Whit... [TVNewser]

Live From Alaska - Posted November 6, 2008
TVNewser reader Geoff Nelson sent this picture from his trip to Anchorage, AK as a freelance cameraman for NBC News. He says there were two crews based in Wasilla, AK and the crew shot entirely in DVCPro HD, feeding back to Burbank and New York in SD widescreen from Anchorage affiliate... [TVNewser]

NBC Newsers Working the Beijing Beat - Posted July 27, 2008
A TVNewser emailer spotted one-time MSNBC anchor and Today show fill-in Melissa Stark anchoring an NBC Sports update yesterday. Stark, it turns out, is continuing her on again-off again role with NBC. She will be back on MSNBC serving as host for the network's Olympics cove... [TVNewser]

Dateline Thinks You Might Be Rich - Posted July 8, 2008
In what NBC calls "a different kind of 'Dateline NBC,'" three NBC News personnel will cross the country with an Ed McMahon-esque goal of giving away more than a million dollars. From the press release: "Tiki Barber leads a team of 'on-air detectives,' including NBC News' Peter Alexander and ... [TVNewser]

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