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2010-11-15 15:54:00

"USA TODAY/CBS News: Senior Moment" MCLEAN, Va., Nov.

2010-10-26 14:05:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS placed first in viewers, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54 for the fifth consecutive week, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Oct. 24, week five of the 2010-2011 television season.

2010-06-28 10:06:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- This July, Investigation Discovery brings two important and compelling series to its investigative news strand, securing its position as the premier destination for authoritative newsmagazines by launching CHASING JUSTICE WITH DAN ABRAMS and 60 MINUTES ON ID.

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.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.