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Thursday's Stories

>>Puerto Rico goes dark in Maria's wake
>>For New York TV, Maria is a local story
>>File a FOIA request, face a lawsuit
>>Newsmax has got O'Reilly's back
>>Sinclair-Trib critics seek delay in Pai confirmation
>>Will Raycom and DirecTV have peace in our time?
>>MSNBC adding another new show to weekends
>>What to do when a big ear approaches you
>>CNN signs up former US Attorney & ethics chief
>>Casey Curry making the rounds of Houston TV
>>Lawrence O'Donnell doesn't like hammering
>>KRIS imports reporter from Duluth
>>Reporter trades frozen tundra for Savannah humidity
>>New chief met at KOLD comes from Dallas
>>Face-to-face with a gator on the lawn



Wednesday September 20
>>Fox wants defamation lawsuit tossed
>>O'Reilly says he's a victim of politics & business
>>Hannity happy to be back at nine PM
>>Only Hollywood seems to want Sean Spicer
>>Sports anchor exits Scripps Cleveland
>>KSDK readies a new set for sweeps
>>New sports anchor at Telemundo Houston
>>A new news site isn't really about news
>>Scripps Indy GM tossed. 
>>WHTM hires Penn State grad for weather team
>>Birmingham anchor once reported for the station
>>Ousted Tampa anchor resurfaces in Huntsville
>>Meredith promotes Vegas weekender to weekdays
>>New Phoenix MMJ made a 60-market jump

Tuesday September 19
>>Laura Ingraham set to join Fox News prime time
>>Fox Business host sued by former Fox contributor
>>FCC sends its questions about merger to Sinclair
>>Disney said "no" to Jaworski's rehiring at ESPN
>>Bilas ankles "The View"; McCain in the wings
>>"Morning Joe" marks ten years of bloviating
>>Facebook wants to be YOUR weather guesser
>>WABC names new morning host to replace Stokes
>>"Megyn Kelly Today" debut date approaches
>>A "pivot to video" fails miserably for Fox Sports
>>Fox News reporter rounded up covering protests
>>Fox's DC stations are moving to Bethesda
>>Ex-KTRK weather guesser "auditions" across the street
>>A new GM arrives in Panama City for Raycom
>>No, the Emmys didn't exactly tank
>>Mrs. B has some unprecedented advice

Monday September 18

>>KRQE chopper pilot killed in crash
>>NBC the latest to create big media unit
>>Opponents cite hurricanes against Sinclair-Trib
>>Providence discovers problems with Sinclair
>>Attention-starved Clay Travis getting some
>>Skipper's reminder to the troops
>>The price of engineering a merger
>>tronc guts staff at papers. Exec bonuses loom
>>NBC moves assistant ND in GM chair
>>Meghan McCain leaving Fox for "other things"
>>Norah O'Donnell marks 5 years at CBS
>>Houston weather guesser goes missing
>>Little Rock gets another weekend newscast
>>Peoria anchor duo get yanked early
>>Weather vet moving into advertising business
>>Atlanta morning show host thinking of politics

Friday September 15

>>ESPN needs HR help, but can accept an apology
>>"Fox & Friends" executes a flip-flop
>>"Page Six TV" debuts Monday
>>Les Moonves likes it when you cut the cord
>>Ill-informed viewers want the FCC to do SOMETHING
>>Oprah joins "60 Minutes"
>>The Mooch joins "The View"
>>Chris Wallace re-signs with Fox News
>>Today is Doug Hill's last at WJLA
>>Richard Ransom resurfaces in Memphis
>>It's 35 years for a Houston anchor duo.
>>Pittsburgh anchor team makes it 27
>>Another Ft. Myers anchor MIA during Irma?
>>WFAA reporter said to be network-bound
>>Former KENS GM passes at 99

Thursday September 14

>>The noise around Jemele Hill continues
>>Local TV was "go-to" for Irma
>>Some tv newsers bugged out on Irma
>>O'Reilly on Fox, Kelly and Charlottesville
>>WCVB cuts the ribbon on new newsroom
>>Univision to the defense of DREAMers
>>"I'll take canceled newscast for $500, Alex"
>>Lexington forecaster is Alabamy-bound
>>A retired newser reflects on 42 years
>>New media reporter at NBC News
>>Fox News hires a media beat reporter
>>New ND at Telemundo Boston
>>Reporter leaves Houston for Beantown
>>A new MMJ comes cross-street to KPNX
>>Mrs. B says "alright" really isn't

Wednesday September 13

>>Brits put $15-billion Fox-Sky on further hold
>>Hope Hicks drops "interim" from Comms Director
>>Scranton tv station gets a gift from John Oliver
>>ESPN bonehead should delete her Twitter account
>>CBS raids Sinclair for new Baltimore GM
>>MSNBC ratings up. So where's the money?
>>Weigel Broadcasting on a buying spree
>>Sinclair launches sports programming outlet
>>Fox thinks late night news fits its O&Os
>>"Storm" approaches Nexstar's WTNH
>>Turns out Brad Field is NOT so retiring
>>Little Rock morning met calling it quits
>>NBC10 adds two new staffers from the Big Apple
>>Buffalo anchor hospitalized, but don't ask why

Tuesday September 12

>>Irma weakens to a tropical depression
>>Reporter saves two dolphins during live shot
>>Networks and NY local cover 9/11 memorial
>>Breitbart buries the leads
>>Ingraham thisclose to joining Fox News lineup
>>DC morning anchor returning to Connecticut
>>No, CBS didn't use lighting to make Bannon look bad
>>Broadcast-only homes make a dramatic jump
>>More of us getting news from social media.
>>CNBC beefs up its digital force
>>"Inside Edition" getting some new respect
>>Sinclair re-ups four CBS affiliates
>>Tribune lands a new Denver ND
>>Indy tv news vet passes at 92
>>Aneurysm fells Syracuse newsman at age 54
>>WABC staffer files discrimination claim against ND
>>Mrs. B chooses between "to" and "and"

Monday September 11

>>Irma weakens, still a threat
>>A long weekend for Florida tv newsers
>>Limbaugh trashes media, then flees storm
>>Eric Bolling fired by Fox
>>Bolling's son dies in Colorado
>>Charles Payne evidently cleared in Fox probe
>>Christie in job talks with two cable outlets
>>More from Steve Bannon on DACA and Christie
>>DirecTV Now expands adding CBS stations
>>Boycotting Facebook an intriguing idea
>>Sports anchor crosses continent for job
>>Retired Kansas anchor passes away
>>NC anchor leaving the business for lobbying
>>Arkansas anchor loses cancer battle
>>Gevers reports: New ND in Madison WI
>>A return to Texas for new Midland ND
>>MMJ promoted to weekend sports anchor


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