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Barbara Walters Farewell: 'True, I Was the First Female Co-Host... But Also True, I Was a Flop' - Posted May 15, 2014
It was a star-studded farewell for Barbara Walters at New York City's Four Seasons restaurant tonight. From comedian Joan Rivers to commissioner ... [Fishbowl NY]

Barbara Walters Farewell: 'True, I Was the First Female Co-Host... But Also True, I Was a Flop' - Posted May 15, 2014
It was a star-studded farewell for Barbara Walters at New York City's Four Seasons restaurant tonight. From comedian Joan Rivers to commissioner ... [FishbowlNY]

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]

Toasting Tory Johnson for Making the 'Shift' and Shedding 72 Pounds - Posted September 11, 2013
At her book party for "Shift: How I Finally Lost Weight and Discovered a Happier Life," "Good Morning America" contributor Tory Johnson told the story about what set her on the path, once and for all, to shed unwanted pounds. It was a conversation... [Fishbowl NY]

Toasting Tory Johnson for Making the 'Shift' and Shedding 72 Pounds - Posted September 11, 2013
At her book party for "Shift: How I Finally Lost Weight and Discovered a Happier Life," "Good Morning America" contributor Tory Johnson told the story about what set her on the path, once and for all, to shed unwanted pounds. It was a conversation... [FishbowlNY]

Toasting Tory Johnson for Making the 'Shift' and Shedding 72 Pounds - Posted September 11, 2013
At her book party for "Shift: How I Finally Lost Weight and Discovered a Happier Life," "Good Morning America" contributor Tory Johnson told the story about what set her on the path, once and for all, to shed unwanted pounds. It was a conversation... [TVNewser]

Controversy Surrounds Jenny McCarthy Hire On 'The View' - Posted July 20, 2013
As we noted this week, actress Jenny McCarthy will be joining ABC's "The View" in the Fall. The addition may have seemed innocuou... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (ABC Edition): Hertzan, Besser, GH - Posted April 1, 2013
Morgan Hertzan is joining ABC News as VP of a new non-fiction content development business for ABC's cable, broadcast and digital operations. He'll report to James Goldston. Hertzan joins ABC News from Plum TV. Before that, he was an SVP at NBC and GM of LX.TV. "Tell Me the Truth,... [TVNewser]

Dr. Jennifer Ashton Joins ABC News Medical Unit - Posted October 22, 2012
Dr. Jennifer Ashton has been named senior medical contributor to the ABC News Medical Unit, ABC chief health and medical editor Dr. Richard Besser... [TVNewser]

Colorado Shooting: 14 Killed, 50 Injured in Massacre at 'Dark Knight Rises' Screening - Posted July 20, 2012
The network morning shows have devoted much of the first hour of their broadcasts to the massacre at an Aurora, CO movie theater. During a midnight screening of the new Batman film "The Dark Knight Rises," a 24-year-old gunman opened fire. Initial reports put the death toll at 14 with 50... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts heads to South Africa as part of Gates Foundation 'Be the Change' Series - Posted March 9, 2011
After today's "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts and ABC's chief health and medical editor Dr. Richard Besser are heading to South Africa as part of ABC's year-long ... [TVNewser]

ABC News to Launch SaveOne.net in Conjunction with 20/20 Special Be the Change: Save a Life - Posted December 9, 2010
ABC News will launch dedicated Web site SaveOne.net Friday, Dec. 17, in conjunction with a special... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

TV News Journalists Returning to Haiti Following Cholera Outbreak - Posted October 25, 2010
Over the weekend, word spread that an outbreak of cholera has sprung up on Haiti, the island nation that was devastated by an earthquake nine months ago. While the pictures may not be as dramatic as the o... [TVNewser]

ABC Plans Primetime Special on Chile Mine Rescue - Posted October 13, 2010
As the cable news channels continue rolling coverage of the Chile mine rescue, (so far 18 of 33 pulled out) ABC News has announced it will produce a primetime special tonight at 10pmET/PT about the rescue operation. "20/20: Miracle at the Mine," will be anchored by Diane Sawyer, an... [TVNewser]

ABC News Partnering with Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Year-Long Health Series - Posted October 6, 2010
First on TVNewser: ABC News is launching a multi-million dollar year-long series on global health, "Be the Change: Save a Life," with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on board as sponsor. The series will be featured across every ABC News program and platform, with coverage being led by "World News" anchor... [TVNewser]

ABC's Dr. Tim Johnson Steps Aside - Posted October 5, 2010
After 25 years as ABC News chief medical correspondent, Dr. Tim Johnson is stepping aside from fulltime duties at A... [TVNewser]

Bill Clinton Hospitalized - Posted February 11, 2010
Former President Bill Clinton has been hospitalized according to ABC News. Diane Sawyer broke into regular programming to deliver a special report at 4:33pmET wit... [TVNewser]

Broadcast Networks Stay Focused on Haiti, Not 'The Sideshow' of Late Night - Posted January 21, 2010
If Jay Leno and Conan O'Brien were to suddenly relocate to Haiti, Steve Capus would need a defibrillator. Thus far, NBC News chief Capus has been able to sidestep the network's nasty late-night melodrama to focus on the earthquake disaster in Haiti. ... [TVNewser]

Is a Line Being Crossed in Haiti ? - Posted January 19, 2010
Much has been made of the recent involvement of news organizations going beyond standard journalistic roles while covering the aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti. That's been especially true for the TV doctors. Bob Steele, a journalism values scholar at the Poynter Institute, tells the LA Times' Matea Gold, "I think it's... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers Heading To Haiti - Posted January 13, 2010
Continually Updated: We'll update this post as we hear more about who is heading to Hispaniola, either the Dominican Republic or Haiti (if the airport is reopened) to cover yesterday's 7.0 earthquake. CBS' Katie Couric NBC's ... [TVNewser]

TV Doctors Celebrate Release of Sanjay Gupta's New Book - Posted December 15, 2009
"I'm grateful all the docs showed up, it's amazing, ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox, they're all here. So if something happens, you're going to be very well taken care of, and the whole world is going to know about it." Last night, CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta threw a party in midtown Manhattan for... [TVNewser]

Dr. Besser Keeping Busy at ABC - Posted October 15, 2009
The NY Daily News has a short profile of Dr. Richard Besser, the former acting director of the Centers for Disease Control turned correspondent, and his... [TVNewser]

'GMA' at the CDC - Posted October 8, 2009
•GMA's Robin Roberts and ABC's senior health and medical editor, Dr. Richard Besser traveled down to the CDC's H1N1 Command Center for ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Brings GMA to the CDC - Posted October 6, 2009
TVNewser has learned ABC's Robin Roberts will anchor Thursday's "Good Morning America" from the Centers for Disease Control. Roberts, along with ABC's senior health and medical editor, Dr. Richard Besser will report live from inside the CDC's H1N1 command center which is tracking swine flu and other outbreaks around the worl... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 07.30.09 - Posted July 30, 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 Thursday ... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Hires CDC Doc; Ups Dr. Tim Johnson to Chief Medical Editor - Posted July 30, 2009
ABC News announced it has hired Dr. Richard Besser as Senior Health and Medical Editor and at the same time has promoted 30-year ABC News health veteran Dr. Tim Johnson to Chief Medical Ed... [TVNewser]

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