Defamation Suit About Election Falsehoods Puts Fox On Its Heels

The suit, filed by Dominion Voting Systems, could be one of the most consequential First Amendment cases in a generation.

Investigative Journalist Brendan Keefe Leaves WXIA Atlanta

Alexis Orengo And Jarymar Colón Díaz Join WTMO Orlando

Telemundo’s owned WTMO Orlando, Fla., has hired Alexis Orengo and Jarymar Colón Díaz as chief meteorologist and weather anchor, respectively. Orengo’s on-air debut will be Aug. 15 and Diaz Colon will be Aug. 20. Orengo comes to Orlando from Telemundo’s KXTX Dallas where he has been one of the station’s meteorologists since 2018. A five-time Lone Star Emmy […]

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Jeffrey Toobin Announces His Departure From CNN

2 Felony Charges Dropped Against Erie Anchor Accused Of Making Up Stalker Story

WTVM Columbus, Ga., Adding Two Newscasts

WBAL Baltimore To Launch ’11 News At 4 P.M.’ On Sept. 12

WJBF Augusta Promotes Anchor To News Director

WJBF, Nexstar’s ABC affiliate in Augusta, Ga., promoted John Hart, co-anchor of WJBF’s 4:30, 5:30 and 10 p.m, newscasts, to oversee the news department.

Michelle Dunaway Joins WXMI Grand Rapids ‘Morning Mix’ Team

Scripps-owned Fox affiliate WXMI Grand Rapids, Mich., has moved Michelle Dunaway, who has been a Fox 17 Morning News anchor since November 2021, is moving a new role — on Fox 17 Morning Mix — beginning Aug. 15. She will join Todd Chance as a co-host on the lifestyle show. Since its launch in December […]

WMAR Reporter Accused Of Racism After Question About Young Black Men And Guns

Talking TV: Creative Approaches To Crime Coverage And The Great Resignation At St. Louis’ KDSK

TVNewsCheck’s Michael Depp talks with Carol Fowler, director of content at Tegna-owned NBC affiliate KDSK and Art Holliday, its news director, about the station’s 75-year milestone, how it’s evolving its reporting approach to crime coverage amid a dramatic surge and how the station is creatively navigating the staffing crisis facing the entire industry. A full transcript of the conversation is included.

RTDNA Announces National Murrow Award Winners

The Radio Television Digital News Association today announced the national winners of the 2022 Edward R. Murrow Awards. These awards recognize more than 100 outlets for outstanding work in digital, radio and television journalism in technical and editorial categories. There were more than 5,200 entries this year. TV station winners cited for “Overall Excellence” are WGME Portland, Maine, and KUSA Denver.

Former KTVU Anchor Leslie Griffith Dies At 66

Shannon Bream Takes Over ‘Fox News Sunday,’ Replacing Chris Wallace

Shannon Bream will take over the show, making her the first woman to anchor the program in its 26-year history. Bream replaces anchor Chris Wallace, who helmed the show for nearly two decades and left the network last year for rival CNN. Bream will also continue as the network’s chief legal correspondent and a rotation of journalists will guest anchor her former post on Fox News @ Night until a permanent replacement is named.

Fox Nation Ups SVOD Subs 80% In FY 2022, Tubi Eyes 45% Ad Revenue Growth

Christian Flores Moving From KEYE Austin To WJLA Washington

Weekend Co-Anchor Mollie Lair Leaving WLWT Cincinnati

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WISH Taps Kayla Sullivan To Report On Family And Parenting

Media Critic Margaret Sullivan Leaving The Washington Post

After a decade writing columns puncturing — and praising — the press, the ex–New York Times public editor and departing Post columnist will be teaching at Duke and pursuing book projects, including a fictional series about a laid-off local journalist solving crimes.

Meteorologist Who Called NBA Star Draymond Green ‘Knuckle Dragger’ Out At WHBQ Memphis

MSNBC Ends Peacock Shows Hosted By Zerlina Maxwell And Ayman Mohyeldin

Cindy Hsu To Anchor WCBS New York 9 A.M. Newscast

Emmy Award-winning anchor and reporter Cindy Hsu has been promoted to anchor of CBS O&O WCBS New York’s weekday 9 a.m. newscasts that will debut on the station and the CBS News New York streaming channel on Monday, Sept. 12. A 30-year WCBS veteran, Hsu has most recently been the anchor of the station’s weekend newscasts and […]

NBC News’ Richard Engel To Receive RTDNA’s John F. Hogan Award

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Josh Hawley, Senator-As-Symptom Of A Broken News Business

Time was, journalists assumed that news consumers demanded “more information, faster and better.” Now, instantaneous communication via passive media — video and television — supplies what indolent consumers demand.

NBC News Confirms Plans To Split New York’s Studio 3B Into 2 Spaces

WGCL Atlanta Takes A Seat In Another Temporary Location In Its Game Of ‘Musical Studios’

Jennifer Lee Joins WTXF Philadelphia As Anchor And Reporter

ABC News Promotes Ian Pannell To Chief Foreign Correspondent

Uma Pemmaraju, Original Fox News Anchor, Dies At 64

Nexstar Digital Launches The Hill TV Streamer

Available now on the Plex platform, the channel aims to build on “The Hill’s success as an essential, agenda-setting read for lawmakers, policymakers and influential digital consumers from Capitol Hill to Main Street.”