Quantcast

Latest Steve Capus Stories

2011-01-12 12:09:00

Star-Powered Event to Honor Ed Bradley, Eugene Robinson, Among Others; Hosted by MSNBC's Tamron Hall, Special Remarks by Senior Presidential Advisor Valerie Jarrett WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) will induct five legendary journalists into its Hall of Fame, the organization's highest honor, and present the Ida B. Wells Award, the annual honor highlighting the achievement of a media executive who has demonstrated a...

2010-09-17 15:50:00

Will discuss Education Nation a national education summit being convened by NBC in New York City, Sept. 26-28 involving Sec. of Education Duncan, governors, mayors, teachers, school administrators, CEO's and leading education advocates from across the nation WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "The state of education in America is facing a number of complex challenges. Many students are falling behind, dropping out and leaving school unprepared for today's jobs in alarming...

2010-09-14 08:20:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Top media and entertainment executives are signing on to participate in the Leadership Forums of the world's first global Advanced Management Program in Media and Entertainment (Media AMP) - an intensive, "transformative" management program aimed at preparing seasoned media and entertainment executives for major executive roles. The Media AMP, scheduled to launch in January 2011, is jointly offered by industry thought leader, The Paley Center for Media,...

2009-06-11 10:20:00

BALTIMORE, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC and Retirement Living TV (RLTV) have entered into a licensing deal for the rebroadcast rights to the television institution Meet the Press. For 61 years, Meet the Press has featured headline-making interviews with world-leaders and U.S. newsmakers. The agreement allows RLTV to rebroadcast each week's program after its first airing on the NBC network. This deal serves as a continuation of a partnership that has involved shared content and...

2008-09-30 15:00:37

The president of NBC News said a decision on who will replace the late Tim Russert as "Meet the Press" moderator should be made in November or early December. Russert died in June of a heart attack at the age of 58. Tom Brokaw has been filling in until a permanent moderator is named. The New York Times said that, other than revealing the time frame for the decision to replace Russert, NBC News President Steve Capus did not offer any details about the network's plans. However, the...

2008-09-17 00:00:20

By The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - The reporter who sat across from John McCain and Barack Obama for separate interviews that aired on NBC's "Today" show Friday was only 23.Was he nervous?"Not necessarily," Luke Russert said. "I had prior relationships with both of them."He asked both Obama and McCain about whether community service should be mandatory for young people. They said no, but both presidential candidates said the United States missed a real opportunity to teach citizens...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
Related