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December 23, 2014: T.J. Holmes has been named co-anchor, America This Morning and World News Now, at ABC News. He had been fill-in anchor at MSNBC and ABC. (TVNewser)

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T.J. Holmes Joins ABC News - Posted 5 days, 13 hours ago
ABC News has named T.J. Holmes co-anchor of "America This Morning" and "World News Now." Holmes, a former anchor at CNN and BET, will also report for the network. The announcement came this morning in a memo from ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

TV News Halloween Costumes: Who Wore It Best? - Posted October 31, 2014
[gallery columns="5" ids="244272,244271,244283,244274,244275,244276,244281,244282,244285,244286"] The morning shows went all out for their Halloween episodes this morning, dressing up as everything from classic TV characters to 21-year-old pop stars. This is the 20th Halloween celebration for NBC's "Today" show and ... [TVNewser]

T.J. Holmes, Susan McGinnis Back in the Anchor Chair - Posted October 15, 2014
A couple of familiar faces have been spotted on the network overnights. T.J. Holmes has been filling in on ABC News, and this morning co-hosted "World News Now." Holmes spent 5 years at CNN, before ... [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]

Newsers Cautioned By Court Ahead of George Zimmerman Trial - Posted June 24, 2013
Insiders tell us several journalists were getting a little too close to the action outside the Seminole Country Courthouse in Sanford, FL late last week. A number of TV producers and reporters in the parking lot were cautioned by the court not to get too close to the jurors who will... [TVNewser]

T.J. Holmes Filling in on MSNBC - Posted December 29, 2012
Former CNN anchor T.J. Holmes, who left the network a year ago to join BET was back on cable news today, on MSNBC. MSNBC tells us Holmes is doing some holiday fill-in w... [morningmedianewsfeed]

T.J. Holmes Filling in on MSNBC - Posted December 29, 2012
Former CNN anchor T.J. Holmes, who left the network a year ago to join BET was back on cable news today, on MSNBC. MSNBC tells us Holmes is doing some holiday fill-in w... [FishbowlNY]

T.J. Holmes Filling in on MSNBC - Posted December 29, 2012
Former CNN anchor T.J. Holmes, who left the network a year ago to join BET was back on cable news today, on MSNBC. MSNBC tells us Holmes is doing some holiday fill-in w... [TVNewser]

Rocsi Diaz Making Her Entertainment Tonight Debut - Posted November 19, 2012
Much like her former 106 & Park co-host Terrence J (now co-hosting E! News), ... [GalleyCat]

Rocsi Diaz Making Her Entertainment Tonight Debut - Posted November 19, 2012
Much like her former 106 & Park co-host Terrence J (now co-hosting E! News), ... [FishbowlLA]

Suspicious, Beeping Package Forces Evacuation of KNX, KFWB and K-Earth - Posted September 25, 2012
It was anything but a typical Tuesday morning at the Wilshire Blvd. headquarters of KNX 1070 Newsradio and friends. Per a ... [FishbowlLA]

Black Snob Flees D.C. for Big Apple - Posted August 27, 2012
D.C.'s loss is New York City's gain. The Black Snob, a.k.a Danielle Belton, is moving to Manhattan to work as a writer and blogger on T.J. Holmes' new... [FishbowlDC]

T.J. Holmes Tweets Traffic Stop - Posted July 30, 2012
BET News anchor T.J. Holmes, who is launching a late night news-comedy hybrid for the channel later this year, live-tweeted a traffic stop. Holmes, who used to be an anchor at CNN, tweeted the following this morning: Driving while black ain't no jo... [TVNewser]

Tweet-tease from T.J. Holmes - Posted April 12, 2012
Despite reports to the contrary, T.J. Holmes is not returning to CNN, at least not as an employee. Holmes left CNN in December for a job at BET. On Twitter this week, he wrote, "On a flight w/my old CNN boss. We're negotiating... [TVNewser]

T.J. Holmes, Melissa Harris-Perry Named to 'TheGrio's 100' List - Posted January 31, 2012
"TheGrio's 100" list was unveiled on "Today" this morning. The list, organized by NBC's TheGrio.com, honors Black History Month, which begins tomorrow, by spotlighting 100 individuals from various fields that are "the next generation of African-American histor... [TVNewser]

Wolf Shakes his Groove Thing at BET Party - Posted January 18, 2012
According to Page Six: CNN's Wolf Blitzer busted his best moves on the dance floor at the BET Honors after-party in Washington, DC, on Saturday. The Wolfman was spotted dancing with wife Lynn Greenfield ... [TVNewser]

T.J. Holmes and the Final Fredricka Hand-off - Posted December 19, 2011
With CNN's T.J. Holmes setting his sights on BET, this weekend he had his final hand-off with CNN anchor Fredricka Whitfield. For years, Holmes has anchored Saturday mornings, and Whitfield Saturday afternoons. So, while his final day... [TVNewser]

T.J. Holmes On Joining BET: 'It Will Be Different From The Day-To-Day Grind' At CNN - Posted December 9, 2011
T.J. Holmes was interviewed by The Root this week, and the departing CNN... [TVNewser]

Revolving Door: Ryan Seacrest, Publishing App Expo, NewsBasis, and More - Posted December 8, 2011
Ryan Seacrest may take over for Matt Lauer should the veteran Today... [PRNewser]

It's Official: T.J. Holmes Joining BET - Posted December 8, 2011
BET has made it official: CNN anchor T.J. Holmes will be joining the channel next year as part of a multiplatform talent deal. The deal includes a new show built around Holmes, as well as a presence on BET.com. "We are of course ecstatic to have T... [TVNewser]

Mad Writer, Mad Comment | Short Path | New Home for Holmes - Posted December 7, 2011
FishbowlDC: When commenting on a profile of a profiler, be careful not to upset the profile's writer. It'll make sense when you click through, we promise. GalleyCat: Saying "... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mad Writer, Mad Comment | Short Path | New Home for Holmes - Posted December 7, 2011
FishbowlDC: When commenting on a profile of a profiler, be careful not to upset the profile's writer. It'll make sense when you click through, we promise. GalleyCat: Saying "... [FishbowlNY]

T.J. Holmes BET Bound? - Posted December 7, 2011
The Maynard Institute's Richard Prince reports that CNN anchor T.J. Holmes is heading to BET after he leaves the cable news channel at the end of the ... [TVNewser]

T.J. Holmes Leaving CNN - Posted December 6, 2011
CNN weekend anchor T.J. Holmes is leaving the cable channel at the end of the year, TVNewser has confirmed. Richard Prince first reported th... [TVNewser]

Kermit the Frog Makes the Rounds From DC - Posted December 1, 2011
Muppets ringleader Kermit the Frog is in Washington, DC today to light the national Christmas tree with the Obama family. While he was there, Kermit made time for interviews with CBS's Bob Schieffer and CNN's T.J. Holmes to dish on everything from Miss Pig... [TVNewser]

Don Lemon and TJ Holmes Are NOT the Same Person - Posted December 1, 2011
During a handoff during CNN Newsroom yesterday, anchors Don Lemon and TJ Holmes showed they're not the same person: ... [TVNewser]

A Number of Newsers Make Root 100 List, Despite Odd Absences - Posted October 5, 2011
The Root has released its 2011 list of the most influential African Americans, and many TV news personalities are present. Leading the way are CNN anchors Soledad O'Brien... [TVNewser]

Cablers Plan Extended Weekend Coverage for Hurricane Irene - Posted August 26, 2011
It's all hands on deck for the cable news networks, even though many of those hands will be in the path of Hurricane Irene (satellite image above from 2:17pmET.) Fox News is planning to preempt the business block tomorrow from 10am-NoonET as well as "Huckabee," and Jeanin... [TVNewser]

Hurricane Irene Could Change Coverage Plans for Dedication of MLK Jr. Memorial - Posted August 25, 2011
The cable networks are planning special coverage Sunday morning for the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington, D.C. But Hurricane Irene could scrap some of the outdoor anchor positions the nets had been planning. And while the event will go on rain or shine, the ceremony... [TVNewser]

CNN/U.S., CNNi Plan Netanyahu Congressional Address Simulcast - Posted May 24, 2011
While many CNN anchors remain in Joplin, MO, including John King, Ali Velshi, Anderson Cooper and ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Paul Steinhauser Responds to 'Tonight Show' Comedy Bit: 'I am a popular guy here at CNN' - Posted April 20, 2011
On "The Tonight Show" this week, Jay Leno played a series of clips showing a CNN staffer picking up the phone over and over while appearing behind anchors and correspondents in the newsroom. The staffer in the bit is CNN deputy political director Paul Steinhauser. Steinhauser appeared on CNN today to talk... [TVNewser]

With Obama in Brazil, Clinton in France, and news from Libya, no slow Saturday for News Nets - Posted March 19, 2011
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Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted October 8, 2010
QUOTES of THE DAY Journo suggests Slurpee summit "When the midterm elections are over, Obama should host a Slurpee summit with Republican Leaders." -- CBS News Radio White House correspondent Mark Knoller in a... [FishbowlDC]

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]

Betty Nguyen Says Goodbye to Yesterday - Posted March 8, 2010
With an assist from some Boyz II Men, CNN's Betty Nguyen said farewell to the network yesterday morning. As we reported, "Newsroom" weekend edition anchor is departing the network for CBS News. Her co-anchor, T.J. Holmes... [TVNewser]

Christmas Day Terror Scare on board Detroit-Bound Flight - Posted December 25, 2009
CNN and Fox News are continuing with live coverage of an attempted terror attack on a Northwest flight from Amsterdam as it was about to land in Detroit. Here's the AP brief on the story: ... [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]

Newser Tweets of the Week - Posted October 3, 2009
A random selection of our favorite newser tweets we stumbled across this week. T.J. Holmes wins. CNBC's Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell1): I just got offered to shoot a turkey that was in a driveway here in Wisconsin with a BB gun. I passed. Early T-Giving present. ABC's ... [TVNewser]

Party For Joy. Walters, Whoopi and More Gather at the Oak Room - Posted September 24, 2009
"The View" co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar and Barabara Walters celebrate Behar's new HLN show at the Plaza Hotel last night. The famed Oak Room at New York's Plaza Hotel was the setting for a party last night to celebrate the launch of HLN's "... [TVNewser]

CNN Covers The President's Swagga - Posted April 29, 2009
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Swagga Like T.J. Holmes - Posted April 29, 2009
A tipster sent us this video of a discussion on CNN this afternoon about "swagga" and how Pres. Obama apparently has it. Kyra Phillips then complimented T.J. Holmes, in on his day off to discuss this and other presidential introspections, on his swagga. And listen close... [TVNewser]

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