TVSpy LostRemote AgencySpy PRNewser FishbowlNY FishbowlDC SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily
WKOW TV is looking for a News Director. next job WTKR/WGNT TV is looking for a News Producer. next job Bloomberg LP is looking for a Senior Producer. next job KGW is looking for a News Producer. next job Vidicom is looking for a TV News Writer. next job KOB - TV is looking for a Morning Executive Producer. next job WPIX11 is looking for a Line Producer. next job NBCUniversal is looking for a Producer, WVIT. see all

Reporting the Breaking News, Without A Camera

A CNN spokesperson tells TVNewser that CNN’s John King was out in the field and couldn’t get in front of a camera when he began to learn that Mitt Romney would be suspending his campaign. Fox News was the first network to report the Romney move at 12:07pmET, based on a report (which was written by Mark Halperin, who was on FNC shortly after).

At 12:13pmET, Dana Bash was on the air at the time, and reported King’s findings, which were based on three GOP sources. Less than a minute later, Bash and King (who…know each other well) spoke over the phone live on the air regarding what King had found about Romney’s decision.


Mediabistro Course

Get $25 OFF Podcasting

PodcastingStarting July 31, learn how to develop and create your own podcast in just a a matter of weeks! In this course you'll learn how to determine the goals of your podcast, pinpoint your concept, contact and book guests, distribute and market your podcast and more. Get $25 OFF with code CLASS25. Register now!