Local TV stations ramp up the coverage of March Madness to share the excitement, the drama and the human interest stories beyond the scores. “That’s really all people are talking about, especially in March,” said Russ Poteet, news director for KLBK in Lubbock, Texas, home of Texas Tech.
President Donald Trump, in the Rose Garden of the White House on Tuesday, attacked Facebook, Twitter, the press, and “different shows,” saying they should be investigated for collusion against Republicans.
Fox News Digital reports it picked up 1.5 billion multi-platform views during the month of February to finish No. 1, growing 9% since last year and topping CNN.com for the first time since August 2018, according to numbers Comscore released Monday.
On March 19, 1979, C-SPAN went live to a public audience for the first time. Since that day, when it debuted with four employees, the network has become a mainstay in American politics. The New York Times spoke with Susan Swain, one of C-SPAN’s two chief executives, about the birth of the network, Washington’s initial resistance to being caught on camera and how the network has adapted to the social media age.
It remains unclear whether Manning is interested in pursuing a career as an analyst at this time.