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2 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

Diane Sawyer exits as ABC evening anchor

In this June 25, 2014 photo provided by ABC, Diane Sawyer, right, speaks about her new role at ABC News, leading new programming and tackling big issues and interviews and that David Muir, left, will become Anchor and Managing Editor of "World News" starting September 2. Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, ... (more)


Related Topix: Startups, Publishing, News, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

3 hrs ago | WMGL-FM North Charleston

"Full House" May Be Revived with Some Original Cast Members

Full House , making a comeback? In the immortal words of Uncle Jesse, "Have mercy!" A revival of the hit 1987-1995 sitcom may be coming to your TV screen, according to .


Related Topix: Children TV, Full House, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, John Stamos, Warner Bros Television, Candace Cameron Bure

7 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

Celebrities join public TV anti-dropout effort

Tony Bennett and Edward James Olmos are among the celebrities joining a public media effort to boost school graduation rates.


Related Topix: Jazz, Tony Bennett, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Television

11 hrs ago | Politico

Time Warner has widespread outages

Time Warner Cable said Wednesday service was largely restored after a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Telecom, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Time Warner, Computers, Publishing, Television, Warner Bros Television, DC Comics

15 hrs ago | USA Today

NY Times reporter to pen Robin Williams bio

Publisher acquires Robin Williams biography The New York Times' Dave Itzkoff will write the biography of Robin Williams.


Related Topix: Good Will Hunting, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Publishing, New Times, Arts, Literature

19 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

These 5 fall broadcast TV frosh fail to impress

While the new broadcast season will bring many potential delights, a handful of fall entries fall far short.


Related Topix: CBS, Television, Showtime Networks, Seinfeld, Comedy, Entertainment, Grey's Anatomy, Drama, Opinion

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Manchester Journal

ABC News makes changes at top broadcasts

The network announced Tuesday that Tom Cibrowski , the top executive behind "Good Morning America" as it passed by NBC's "Today" show in the ratings, will become a top deputy to news division President James Goldston.


Related Topix: Startups, Publishing, News, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

KWNN-FM Stockton

Miley Cyrus' Homeless VMAs Date Has Record, Warrant Out for Arrest

The once-homeless man who was Miley Cyrus' date at the MTV VMAs on Sunday has a police record and an open warrant out for his arrest.


Related Topix: Fox Filmed Entertainment, Salem, OR

With no Miley Cyrus twerking, VMA ratings down

The pop music extravaganza, at which Beyonce was in the spotlight, reached 8.3 million viewers on Sunday.


Related Topix: Miley Cyrus, Beyonce, Dance, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Twitter, Univision, IGN Entertainment, Fox Filmed Entertainment

ABC News

Nielsen's Top Prime-Time TV Shows for Aug. 18-24

ABC and ESPN are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; CBS is a division of CBS Corp.; Fox is owned by 21st Century Fox; NBC is owned by NBC Universal; MTV is owned by Viacom.


Related Topix: Walt Disney, Television, The Walt Disney Company, Entertainment

Daily Herald

Turner Broadcasting offering buyouts

The corporate parent of CNN, TNT and TBS on Tuesday offered voluntary buyouts to 600 veteran employees, part of an overall cost-cutting effort at the Atlanta-based broadcasting company founded by Ted Turner.


Related Topix: Television, Cartoon Network, Time Warner, Computers

Humboldt Beacon

Hear (and watch) women roar on new fall TV shows

"The Good Wife," ''Homeland," ''Scandal," ''Nurse Jackie" and, well, "Girls" are just a few current shows that put women front and center.


Related Topix: Homeland, Entertainment, Television, Gotham, Advertising, CBS, Showtime Networks, Leon, NY

Berkshire Eagle

Sarah Silverman took marijuana to Emmys

That's right. She had the grass, the herb, the chronic, the reefer, the stink weed, the Mary J, the ... Anyway, "Masters of Sex" actress told E! News during a red carpet interview she brought her phone, some gum and some marijuana.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Marijuana, E! News, Fox Filmed Entertainment


Museum intern dies after falling off NYC roof

The New York Times says that 23-year-old Cindy Yeh of Brooklyn was an intern at the Museum of Modern Art.


Related Topix: Publishing, New Times, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Greenwich Village (New York, NY)

The Washington Post

WTI Trades Near Seven-Month Low Before Supply Data; Brent Steady

West Texas Intermediate traded near the lowest price in seven months before supply data that may signal the strength of fuel demand in the U.S, the world's biggest oil consumer.


Related Topix: HarperCollins Publishers, Publishing, IGN Entertainment, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Digital Journal, FOX News Network

Mon Aug 25, 2014

West Australian

Time Warner prepares to offer buyouts at Turner cable division

Turner cable division is preparing to offer buyouts targeting 500 to 600 staffers, or roughly 4 percent or its workforce, according to a person familiar with the company.


Related Topix: Television, Cartoon Network

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Suge Knight Shot: Rap Mogul No Stranger to Close Calls

At 49, former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight has had more close calls than most people experience in a lifetime.


Related Topix: MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Los Angeles, CA, Fox Filmed Entertainment

Times Herald

VA details sweeping changes to speed care to veterans

Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald, right, meets with DAV national commander Joseph Johnston at the DAV 2014 National Convention Aug. 9 in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, USA Today, Publishing

Daily Herald

S&P 500 touches another milestone

The stock market notched another first on Monday as the Standard & Poor's 500 index nudged briefly past the 2,000-point mark and closed with its second record high in a week.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, HarperCollins Publishers, Publishing, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Digital Journal, FOX News Network

The American Prospect

The Fire This Time: America's Withdrawal From the Fight Against Racism Guarantees More Fergusons

Because of the persistence of racism and a relaxation of the fight against it, we are moving backwards.


Related Topix: New-Age, Ferguson, MO, Publishing, Forbes, George Bush, W.


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