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>>FCC gives up on serving the public interest
>>LA radio host says Franken groped her; fallout ensues
>>Comcast is now eyeing parts of 21st Century Fox
>>KHOU announces plans for new HQ; Harvey wins
>>Nexstar and KETK show off a makeover on anniversary
>>With Koch money, Meredith again pursuing Time Inc.
>>Lots of folks visit Newseum-still losing money
>>Britain calls on Fox anchor to scuttle Sky TV deal
>>Meet the first newsroom feud of the digital age
>>CT. legislator seeks to settle CT-N thing for good
>>HLN tinkers with its schedule
>>Another zombie TV station goes the sub-channel route
>>Retired Miami anchor will pick up the mike for movies
>>A reason MMJs are a bad idea
>>Sinclair hires new weekend anchor in Harlingen
>>How Don Paul found his weather geekdom



 





 

Thursday November 16
>>Judge Moore grovels, Hannity waffles
>>Sinclair plans to double corporate jobs in several years
>>DOJ can't find states willing to help fight AT&T-TW
>>Russia legislators want foreign press to register
>>21st Century Fox still bullish on Sky
>>Fox denies charges of soccer rights bribery
>>Jeffrey Toobin plans book on Russia-Trump
>>Martha MacCallum demands face-to-face apology
>>KWCH promotes deuce to top position
>>Nexstar brings new anchor in from Tampa
>>Someone made good on the threat to move from TV to PR
>>Allentown indie has a nifty new set
>>"Squawk Box" unveils a removable set.
>>WGN outlines plans for Pat Tomasulo's comedy show
>>Where is Dan Patrick on the Jemele Hill situation?
>>Buffalo anchor slips quietly back to work
>>Mrs. B counsels about councils


Wednesday November 15
>>NBC News exec bounced over harassment charges
>>The Mooch is writing a book that ought to be epic
>>Disney re-ups Skipper at ESPN through 2021
>>Volvo drops Hannity - Hannity dropping Moore?
>>Cavuto not interested in a presidential sit-down
>>Shep Smith dismantles Uranium One fantasy
>>Cox puts Netflix on the set-top box
>>Did Fox Sports bribe its way into soccer contract?
>>Gwen Ifill's alma mater pays ultimate tribute
>>KCCO marks the days until it goes dark
>>Zombie TV license gifted to WNET
>>Sign a contract, get a makeover
>>Kentucky TV station's new set reflects surroundings
>>Lack of Christmas spirit haunts Raleigh's Christmas parade
>>New co-anchor at Telemundo Las Vegas
>>Evansville reporter moving on to Cleveland
>>Bernard Waterman 1921-2017


Tuesday November 14

>>Sinclair-Trib merger drives demand for Pai probe
>>Fox Town Hall will tackle tax reform tonight
>>Sinclair-Trib & ATT-TimeWarner: same or different
>>An investigative unit coming to Telemundo Chicago
>>Hannity no longer wants you to break your Keurig
>>Layoffs hit NBC Sports Chicago
>>New political reporter at CNN
>>New deuce at Fox 61 Hartford comes from close by
>>Connecticut pubaffairs channel back on air - sort of
>>Chicago losing a public TV station
>>Yes, there's even a dedicated "Olympics Channel"
>>Greeny's new show finally has a name
>>"SportsCenter" is now on Snapchat.
>>Castiglione ankles WNYW for Boston and WCVB
>>New chief meteorologist named at NBC Connecticut
>>How a climate change skeptic changed into a believer
>>Mrs. B quashes misconceptions about "squash"


Monday November 13
>>CNN as a foreign agent? Russia-US in press spat
>>Chris Wallace on Trump: "His purpose is clear.."
>>Moore interview prompts sponsors to dump Hannity
>>How one Sinclair station handled Roy Moore story
>>Murdoch offered to buy CNN - twice
>>Kushner suggested a CNN bloodbath
>>EP leaves Cleveland for ND gig in Grand Rapids
>>Gray makes interim ND permanent in Lansing
>>News vet returns to biz as Dothan ND
>>Cheddar plans an expansion into news
>>NBC says Costas' NFL opinions are his own
>>Boneheads force evacuations at two N.E. stations
>>Robelot back in news fulltime starting today"
>>New GM named in Omaha
>>Meredith puts long-time vet in GM slot in KC
>>Dumb bank robber grants TV interview
>>Maine anchor puts homophobe in his place.


Friday November 10
>>Up to 100 more layoffs coming to ESPN
>>Sinclair CEO updates the Tribune troops
>>Newsmax CEO can't understand Fox sycophancy
>>What happened to Fox News' Benghazi obsession?
>>Kelly finds her groove and ratings seem to show it
>>"Today Show" men undress for a good reason
>>Weigel files lawsuit over copyright infringement
>>ABC News promotes two executives
>>E.W. Scripps hires a CFO
>>CT-N shutdown prompts CT governor to scold legislature
>>Brett Anthony returns to KC on weekends
>>Vegas anchor moving from dawn patrol to nights
>>CNN correspondent pursuing other opportunities
>>Two more exits at Tegna Sacramento


Thursday November 9
>>Feds pressure AT&T to dump CNN or DirecTV
>>Fox News hires Sebastian Gorka, of all people
>>Weinstein Company would-be savior bows out
>>Megyn Kelly grills LA Times bonehead
>>Happy 70th "Meet the Press"
>>21 Century Fox tries to assure Brits about Sky TV
>>Costas does some truth-telling about football
>>Former Boston anchor say son victimized by Spacey
>>O'Reilly's old contract virtually permitted harassment
>>Van Susteren now in the app development business
>>A new chief meteorologist shows up at KOIN
>>KTRK adds a news staffer from Jacksonville
>>What was WCAU thinking with that Halladay tribute?
>>40 years in the same anchor chair. Whew!
>>Univision picks a new co-anchor for flagship newscast
>>Tuba serenade for dinner?
>>Today's edition of Mrs. B puts things in perspective


Wednesday November 8
>>Ronan Farrow has more to come on Harvey Weinstein
>>Why would CNN give Tucker Carlson the time of day?
>>Former local tv anchor wins VA Delegates seat
>>Six more groups sign on to anti-Sinclair-Trib effort
>>Sky TV throws a tantrum over 21st Century Fox deal
>>When creators of fake news die, so does their "work"
>>KYW's new news director was right there all along
>>WCCO finds its new ND in the Big Apple
>>New weekend AM anchor named at WLS
>>CBC newscast is refreshingly less noise, fewer frills
>>Weather Channel strikes deal for new duds
>>ESPN going digital with Katie Nolan
>>Dana Loesch exiting "The Blaze"
>>WTVJ moves weekend anchor to weekdays
>>MIA WINK reporter: "Retirement everything I expected"
>>Hawaii anchor reporter leaps to Manchester NH
>>Remembering "Intern Andrew" at WRC


Tuesday November 7
>>Fox talks sale of all but news/sports w/Disney
>>Media covers latest massacre well. ""F&F", meh
>>Local & national news orgs file suit in Vegas shooting
>>Brits say Fox News failed at "fair & balanced"
>>CNN thinking hard about a pay wall
>>Veteran CNNE anchor leaving after 26 years
>>Dish-Univision lawsuit heats up
>>New news director named in Cedar Rapids
>>Lobbing softballs in OK City
>>You won't be able to avoid the Winter Olympics
>>Orlando anchor-reporter plots return after surgery
>>KELO brings back a familiar face to sales
>>Vin Scully's Sunday afternoons now open
>>Mrs. B goes behind bars

Monday November 6
>>More groups jump on anti-Sinclair-Trib bandwagon
>>Fox Business trolls CNBC with commercials
>>Fox News dumps pro-impeachment commercials
>>Alt-right boneheads move their social media to Russia
>>Would-be fat-shamer in Dallas gets shamed big-time
>>CNBC Digital adds two more reporters
>>How local news took a big hit with DNAinfor shutdown
>>Connecticut news operation shutters over $$, interference
>>KOMU welcomes back an alum
>>Cord-cutting is hitting broadcasters too
>>Univision DC correspondent quits
>>Veteran ND pops up in Lafayette
>>Chicago news vet now in print world
>>Oakland reporter robbed while shopping
>>Fire forces evacuation at WRAL




 

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