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2008-06-16 09:00:43

Because primary season lasted five months instead of five weeks, I spent many nights in front of the TV watching voting results trickle in. That's how I got to know Chuck Todd and Rachel Maddow, the number-cruncher and the pundit who were hired not long ago to beef up MSNBC's election coverage.

2008-06-16 06:00:19

By Gary Levin The symbolism was as touching as it was obvious: The chair Tim Russert filled for 17 years on NBC's Meet the Press was left vacant on Sunday's broadcast, acknowledging the gap not just on TV's longest-running show but also in political coverage on and beyond NBC.

2008-06-15 12:00:00

Angered by what they consider sexist news coverage of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton's bid for the Democratic presidential nomination, many women and erstwhile Clinton supporters are proposing boycotts of the cable television networks.

2008-06-15 00:00:11

If it's Sunday, it's "Meet the Press," as Tim Russert said so many times in his unmatched 16 { years as moderator of network television's longest-running show.

2008-06-14 06:00:00

Power broker, Journalist, Commentator And -- most importantly -- a father and son, television lost a leading figure in Tim Russert, leaving an industry struggling to absorb a huge loss.

2008-06-14 00:00:20

PHILADELPHIA _ NBC's Tim Russert, 58, perhaps the most widely respected newsperson in all of television, collapsed and died of a heart attack while at work in Washington Friday afternoon.

2007-05-08 15:00:26

NEW YORK, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Scarborough Research, the leading local media and market research firm for identifying the shopping, media and lifestyle patterns of adults in the United States, released an analysis of the political affiliation of viewers of various cable television networks.

2006-11-27 09:00:14

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, and ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire- FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. and NBC Universal, Inc. today announced a distribution agreement to deliver NBC Universal linear, high-definition (HD) and on-demand programming as part of the AT&T U-verse(SM) TV channel lineup.

2006-08-29 21:48:56

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - NBC and its networks will provide a full-court press of coverage on the fifth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, calling on current NBC News journalists as well as former anchor Tom Brokaw and former "Today" co-host Jane Pauley.

2006-08-02 07:40:00

A new study of Americans' media consumption found that nearly half spend at least 30 minutes a day getting their news from TV.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
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The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.