The highly realistic news bulletin was actually a novel way of revealing that This Morning guests Chelsea Austin and Jack Fythian were expecting twin boys. Viewers called the stunt 'bad taste'.
Shows that blend information with paid plugs for the local doctor or contractor pop up around the country.
CBS is trying to lock up "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King to a new contract as the network is looking to her to be a pivotal player in a turnaround of the news division.
CBS is trying to lock up “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King to a new contract as the network is looking to her to be a pivotal player in a turnaround of the news division. According to two people at the network with knowledge of the situation, King is in talks for a new deal that would more
Source says new CBS News President Susan Zirinsky is interested in Ann Curry for morning show but the TV anchor is reportedly interested in contributing 60 Minutes or CBS Evening News.
SHARYL ATTKISSON: We've entered a brave, new world in the information age. Where it can be tough to know what's real. Now there are movements to help us sort through it all-- to teach our kids media literacy, to "curate" our information and cull out "fake news." Sounds like a good idea. After all, who doesn't want their news straight up? But what if some of those efforts are actually attempts to control the narrative? Today's cover story examines "The Curators."
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Facebook hoped to help people across the US stay more informed about local news, information and events when it launched its Today In feature in November. But Facebook says it's having trouble finding enough news to feed into the service -- in part b
CHINA-AI/BROADCASTING:China's Xinhua presents news using robot news anchor
China's Xinhua state news agency on Sunday used a lifelike robotic news anchor that mimics human facial expressions and mannerisms to present a story about delegates attending an annual parliament meeting arriving in Beijing.