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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Sep. 21, 2018 7:49 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — To be announced. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — To be announced. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Reps. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., and Anna Eshoo, D-Calif. ___ CNN's "State of the Union" — U.N. Ambassador Nikki...

Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

Sep. 19, 2018 6:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump Jr.'s attack tweet this week showing CNN's Anderson Cooper waist-deep in flood waters has driven home the point that politics — not just weather — was an important subtext of the media's coverage of Hurricane Florence. "Stop lying to make @realDonaldTrump look...

Record-low viewership for Emmy Awards

Sep. 18, 2018 6:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Television's biggest night wasn't that big. The Emmy Awards drew a record-low audience of just over 10.2 million people, down 11 percent from the past two years. Michael Che and Colin Jost of "Saturday Night Live" hosted the awards show on NBC Monday. Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"...

Greek conservative opposition boycotts state TV, citing bias

Sep. 18, 2018 12:37 PM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's main opposition conservative party says it has instructed its lawmakers and senior officials not to appear on state-run TV news programs, accusing the broadcaster of pro-government bias. New Democracy said Tuesday that its decision was indefinite and was made in response to...

Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

Sep. 16, 2018 12:12 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli opposition lawmaker on Sunday called on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to the United States for failing to report sexual assault allegations against a top Netanyahu aide, ballooning an already embarrassing scandal for the Israeli leader. Karin...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Sep. 15, 2018 7:20 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Adm. Karl Schultz, commandant, U.S. Coast Guard; Michael Sprayberry, director, North Carolina Emergency Management; former Whitewater independent counsel Ken Starr; JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon. ___ NBC's "Meet the...

The Latest: Turkey reinforces security posts in north Syria

Sep. 14, 2018 12:27 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments related to the war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A senior official says political advisers of the leaders of Turkey, Russia, France and Germany agree that a solution for the rebel-held Syrian province of Idlib should be a political, rather than military,...

CBS reporter says she felt threatened by Fager message

Sep. 13, 2018 5:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News reporter Jericka Duncan said Thursday she felt threatened when "60 Minutes" boss Jeff Fager sent her a text message to "be careful" when she questioned him about reports that he tolerated an abusive environment at the newsmagazine. Fager was fired Wednesday over the message. He's...

'60 Minutes' chief Jeff Fager fired over policy violation

Sep. 12, 2018 10:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News on Wednesday fired "60 Minutes" top executive Jeff Fager, who has been under investigation following reports that he groped women at parties and tolerated an abusive workplace. The network news president, David Rhodes, said Fager's firing was "not directly related" to the...

ABC's Robach doesn't shy away from mass shootings

Sep. 12, 2018 11:20 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A list of Amy Robach's reporting destinations over the past few years reads like a travelogue of horror: Newtown, Connecticut; Manchester, England; San Bernardino, California; Orlando, Florida; Brussels, Belgium; Sutherland Springs, Texas; Alexandria, Virginia. The ABC News correspondent...