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10 Things to Know for Today

Jan. 7, 2019 6:30 AM EST

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. PARTIAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN PERSISTS Trump is standing firm in his border wall demands and newly empowered House Democrats are planning to step up the pressure to reopen the government. 2. CHINA UPBEAT AHEAD...

CBS News president steps down, replaced by veteran producer

Jan. 6, 2019 11:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS said Sunday that its news division president, David Rhodes, is stepping down following a troubled year that saw morning anchor Charlie Rose and the top executive at "60 Minutes" lose their jobs following misconduct reports, and is being replaced by veteran producer Susan Zirinsky....

Today in History

Jan. 5, 2019 12:06 AM EST

Today in History Today is Saturday, Jan. 5, the fifth day of 2019. There are 360 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 5, 1957, President Dwight D. Eisenhower proposed assistance to countries to help them resist Communist aggression in what became known as the Eisenhower Doctrine. On this...

Scandal and justice: #MeToo reached the sports world in 2018

Dec. 31, 2018 3:17 PM EST

One by one they came forward, more than 150 in all. Fearful yet defiant. Vulnerable but resolute, buoyed by the hope of catharsis and the promise of justice. Standing in a Michigan courtroom last January, women and girls sexually abused by Larry Nassar confronted the former Michigan State University and USA...

'Today' fares better than CBS after loss of male anchors

Dec. 20, 2018 12:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A year after morning news shows at CBS and NBC abruptly lost male anchors Charlie Rose and Matt Lauer in sexual misconduct scandals, the "Today" show has done appreciably better weathering the storm. Momentum at "CBS This Morning," the most buzzworthy morning show for a handful of years,...

CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

Dec. 18, 2018 2:19 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS announced Monday that former CEO Les Moonves will not receive his $120 million severance package after the board of directors concluded he violated company policy and was uncooperative with an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations. The decision, which came after a five-month...

Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women's rights groups

Dec. 14, 2018 8:33 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS on Friday pledged to give $20 million to 18 organizations dedicated to eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace as the network tries to recover from a scandal that led to the ouster of its top executive, Les Moonves. The announcement comes as the network's crisis deepens, with...

CBS replacing head of struggling morning show

Dec. 14, 2018 12:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News is replacing the top executive at "CBS This Morning," which has struggled to maintain its footing since Charlie Rose was fired a year ago on sexual misconduct charges. The network announced Friday that executive producer Ryan Kadro will be leaving "CBS This Morning" and the...

Former CBS chief Moonves accused of more sexual misconduct

Dec. 5, 2018 3:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — An internal investigation of former CBS chief Les Moonves has turned up more evidence of sexual misconduct, as well as lying and destruction of evidence, throwing into jeopardy his $120 million severance package, The New York Times reported Wednesday. A look at what's known about the...