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2012-07-12 10:22:16

NEW YORK, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Clickspring Design was nominated for an Emmy in the set design category for NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams/Rock Center located in Studio 3B in Rockefeller Center. The awards will be handed out at the 33rd Annual News and Documentary Award Ceremony October 1, at the Rose Theater at Lincoln Center. NBC's Studio 3B serves as home to two distinct broadcast genres: hard news and a magazine format. The unifying factor is anchor Brian Williams, and...

2012-07-11 10:21:53

MINNEAPOLIS, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradlee Dean, minister and founder of You Can Run But You Cannot Hide International (YCR) is suing Rachel Maddow/MSNBC for defamation and false light and now, through YCR, has filed pleadings seeking the disqualification of Judge Joan Zeldon of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. "YCR and I chose to sue Rachel Maddow and MSNBC and now have voluntarily, for tactical reasons, chosen to drop the suit in DC Superior Court and bring the case...

2012-06-21 02:25:32

NEW YORK, June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Clickspring Design was awarded the North American BDA Gold award for Set Design at PromaxBDA's International Conference Awards Party, held at the JW Marriott in Los Angeles on June 14. PromaxBDA is the world's leading association of broadcast and multimedia designers, and the BDA awards are considered the most prestigious for creative endeavors in this field. The award was for NBC'S Studio 3B: NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams and Rock Center....

2012-05-25 10:22:36

Former Democrat Spokesman Joins Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation Journalism Awards Program WASHINGTON, May 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The host of MSNBC's Hardball With Chris Matthews will speak June 4 at the National Press Club as part of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation's annual journalism awards ceremony. Matthews, who once worked for President Jimmy Carter and House Speaker Thomas "Tip" O'Neill, will be part of the Foundation's recognition of outstanding...

2012-05-17 10:23:23

NBC's Brian Williams is GW University's Commencement Speaker WASHINGTON, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amidst growing daily protests at George Washington University, coalition leaders call on NBC's Brian Williams to condemn Carlos Slim's predatory monopolistic practices and join the Latino and community activists who are demanding that George Washington University sever ties and not honor such a man who amassed his fortune on the backs of the Mexican poor. Juan Jose...

2012-05-10 02:38:53

LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- nuvoTV, the only English-language cable network fully dedicated to serving America's Bi-cultural Latinos (BCLs), announced today a programming partnership with NBC News' Peacock Productions to spotlight the critical role of Latinos in the upcoming 2012 presidential election and the challenging issues important to Latino voters. nuvoTV and Peacock Productions will leverage their creative and production expertise to produce a high quality "Latino Town...

2012-04-25 10:22:35

OAKLAND, Calif., April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gwen Ifill, moderator and managing editor of Washington Week and senior correspondent for PBS NewsHour will deliver the commencement address to the graduates of Holy Names University (HNU) on May 12, 2012. Her journalism career includes assignments at the Boston Herald-American, The Washington Post, The New York Times, and NBC News, where she was a colleague of Tom Brokaw and Tim Russert. The daughter of an impoverished minister, Ms. Ifill...

2012-04-13 06:21:30

DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas, April 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC 5 / KXAS-TV today announced that Mark Hayes will co-anchor NBC 5 News Today from 4:30 a.m. - 7 a.m. weekdays with Deborah Ferguson, starting in May. Hayes has been the morning news anchor at WAGA-TV in Atlanta, for the past ten years. He was previously an anchor/reporter at WXYZ-TV in Detroit and WBAL-TV in Baltimore. Early in his career, Hayes was a television reporter at KMGH in Denver and WOKR in Rochester, NY. "When a...

2012-04-05 06:22:50

NBC News partners with History Colorado to bring a national conversation about education to Denver DENVER, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- History Colorado announced today that NBC News has selected the History Colorado Center as the site to host its national "Education Nation-On-The-Road" program--an initiative that brings Colorado educators, business leaders, elected officials, parents and students together to discuss education issues facing the region. All events take place...

2012-03-19 06:22:55

ARLINGTON, Texas, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The third annual race for the Celebrity Bowling Hall of Fame completed its preliminary round of this year's bracket-style competition with winners Kathie Lee Gifford & Hoda Kotb and Britney Spears moving on to the second round. The fate of this year's celebrity nominees, which includes bowling enthusiasts ranging from iconic entertainers to all-star athletes, is in the hands of the fans. Through April 10, fans are invited to cast their...