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2010-03-19 07:00:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Liberty Media Corporation ("Liberty") (Nasdaq: LCAPA, LCAPB, LINTA, LINTB, LSTZA, LSTZB) today announced the winner of the first annual Media for Liberty Award, a $50,000 award acknowledging and encouraging media contributions that examine the link between economic and political liberty.

2009-11-08 06:45:00

Hackers attacking control systems are to blame for the vast power outages in Brazil in 2005 and 2007 that affected millions.

2009-10-19 06:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), a leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the entertainment and advertising industries, released the "Stickiness" Index for the week of October 5 through October 11, 2009.

2009-08-26 13:15:00

VERMILLION, S.D., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Katie Couric, anchor and managing editor of the "CBS Evening News with Katie Couric," will speak at The University of South Dakota on Thursday evening, Oct.

2009-08-19 12:28:05

Award-winning U.S. news producer and 60 Minutes creator Don Hewitt died Wednesday, CBS said. He was 86. Marilyn Berger, his wife of 30 years, told The New York Times he died of cancer at his home in Bridgehampton, N.Y.

2009-08-13 08:00:00

CARDIFF, Calif., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jedi Mind, Inc. (Pink Sheets: JEDM) (http://www.jedimindinc.com) announced today that a "60 Minutes" article aired this last weekend gives a great deal more credibility to "mind control" software and hardware applications.

2009-08-03 10:38:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Veteran broadcaster Harry Porterfield is returning to CBS 2 Chicago where he began his television news career in 1964. Porterfield will reintroduce himself to CBS 2 viewers when he appears on today's 11:00 AM newscast.

2009-06-16 08:16:00

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2009-06-08 08:00:00

www.moneywatch.com SAN FRANCISCO, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS MoneyWatch.com (www.moneywatch.com/), a new cross-platform property from CBS Corporation, announced today it has launched out of beta with new features and content.

2009-05-20 14:21:00

NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Morley Safer, the "60 Minutes" correspondent, expressed concern Wednesday about the future of journalism as the newspaper industry continues to shrink. "The death or disintegration of local newspapers threatens all of journalism and by extension the public's right to know," said Safer, who received the 2009 Fred Friendly First Amendment Award from Quinnipiac University Wednesday.

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