- HLN’s Nancy Grace has signed a deal to stay with the network through 2017. Grace tells the NYPost that CNN chief Jeff Zucker approached her in July about a contract extension.
- ABC News lawyers have asked a South Dakota circuit court judge to dismiss a $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit over a 2012 “World News’” story on beef byproduct “pink slime.”
- The “Today” show’s Willie Geist hosts “What We Wasted Our Year On,” Fri., Dec. 27 at 9pmET on NBC. The comedy special is produced by NBC News’ Peacock Productions.
- The Morning Ticker: Just Move, Roberts Threat, 'The' Palin
- The Ticker: CNN's Simulcast, Bolton's Audience, Tower's Retirement
- The Morning Ticker: Playing Peter, Signing Erin, Hiring Fusion
- The Digital Ticker: CNBC/Apple TV, CNNPolitics.com, '30 in 30'