How Will Cable News Thrive Without Trump?

Fox News, CNN and MSNBC saw record ratings under President Trump, who is not yet done reshaping the cable news landscape.

MSNBC Apologizes After Reporting That Bob Dylan Died Last Year

Rachel Maddow Returns To Air, Describes Partner’s Virus Bout

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rachel Maddow made an emotional return Thursday to her MSNBC show, saying her partner’s bout with COVID-19 was so serious they thought it might kill her. Maddow has been off the air for roughly two weeks since disclosing she had been in close contact with someone who tested positive for the […]

David Gura Leaving MSNBC

MSNBC Cuts Ties With Contributors Working On Biden Transition

MSNBC Correspondent Apologizes For Profanity

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Quarantines At Home

Rachel Maddow said today that she is quarantining at home and will not be in studio for tonight’s MSNBC coverage of the vote count in the 2020 presidential race. Maddow said on Twitter that she tested negative for COVID-19 after a close contact tested positive. She said that she will be at home “’til it’s safe for me to be back at work without putting anyone at risk.”

Steve Kornacki Emerges As MSNBC’s Election Night Star

MSNBC’s election night coverage featured a bevy of the cable newser’s all-stars, including Rachel Maddow, Brian Williams, Joy Reid and Nicolle Wallace. But, as was clear to anyone watching Tuesday night, the breakout of the evening was political correspondent Steve Kornacki, master of the interactive touchscreen map that has become a staple of TV news political coverage.

Stephanie Ruhle Will No Longer Appear on JPMorgan Chase-Branded Segments Amid Conflict Of Interest Concerns

Trump Again Calls Reporter Being Struck By Rubber Bullet ‘A Beautiful Sight’

Trump Mocks MSNBC Anchor Ali Velshi For Getting Shot With Rubber Bullet

Maddow Beneficiary Of Scramble For Attention By Authors

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s high season for books that pick apart Donald Trump’s presidency, and Rachel Maddow is a big beneficiary. MSNBC’s prime-time personality reached the second-biggest audience of her career when 5 million viewers tuned in for her Tuesday interview with Michael Cohen about his new book, “Disloyal: A Memoir: The True Story […]

MSNBC Expands Weekend Programming

Washington correspondent Kasie Hunt will revive the Way Too Early news program that will air at 5 a.m. ET on weekdays, leading into Morning Joe. MSNBC is also starting two new weekend evening shows on Sept. 19 that will ensure the network is on live both Saturday and Sunday until 10 p.m ET.

MSNBC’s Joy Reid Addresses Debate Over Muslim Comments, But Critics Remain

TV Ratings For Biden And Trump Signal An Increasingly Polarized Nation

Fox News dominated ratings for the Republican convention, and MSNBC was the clear No. 1 for the Democrats’ gathering.

MSNBC Goes Temporarily Dark On DirecTV Amid Convention Coverage

NBC News, MSNBC Talent Help Viewers ‘Plan Your Vote’ In New Campaign

MSNBC Producer Slams Network As ‘Cancer’ After Quitting Job

MSNBC Changes Up Daytime Lineup

Nicolle Wallace’s Deadline: White House will expand to two hours and Chuck Todd’s MTP Daily will move to early afternoon as part of MSNBC’s overhaul of its daily lineup.

MSNBC, CNN Have Daytime Ratings Wins In July, Fox News Is Most-Watched

NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, Telemundo Count Down To Election Day

This Sunday, with 100 days to go until Election Day 2020, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC and Telemundo will host an hour-long special, Decision 2020: 100 Days To Go, anchored by “Meet The Press” moderator and MSNBC host Chuck Todd. The special airs Sunday on MSNBC at 10 p.m. ET, and streams on NBC News NOW, CNBC.com […]

MSNBC’s Joy Reid Facing Revived Defamation Lawsuit

Joy Reid Says She Wants Different Perspectives

When Joy Reid debuts her new MSNBC show, The ReidOut, on July 20, she will become the only black woman to host a daily primetime cable news program, a designation that takes on particular significance amid the industry-wide reckoning spawned by the killing of George Floyd and the nationwide protests that followed.

Joy Reid Takes Nightly Anchor Slot At MSNBC

She becomes one of the few Black women to anchor a major American evening news program. The move was made by new leadership at NBC News, which runs the liberal-leaning cable network.

 

Cable Nets To Team Up On Convention Coverage

CNN, MSNBC and Fox News are in talks to coordinate pool coverage to reduce the number of journalists in potentially infectious areas.

MSNBC’s Reid Expected To Fill Matthews Spot

The current host of the weekend AM Joy is expected to host a 7 p.m. daily news and opinion program, people familiar with the matter say, filling the vacancy created at the cable news channel when Chris Matthews resigned abruptly in March.

Cable Ratings: CNN No. 1 In Demo, FNC Hits Highest June Week Ever

Former FBI Lawyer Lisa Page Joins NBC News, MSNBC

MSNBC’s News Ticker Returns After Two-Year Absence

Trump Media Allies Recoil At Scarborough Smear

The Wall Street Journal, New York Post and Washington Examiner chastised the president for his unfounded attacks on MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough.

Trump Suggests Joe Scarborough May Have Committed Murder

Trump Wants Comcast To Probe MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough Over Florida ‘Cold Case’

Chris Matthews Admits To Inappropriate Behavior

In his first interview since abruptly retiring from MSNBC’s Hardball, Chris Matthews owned up to the allegations of inappropriate behavior against him.

CNN, MSNBC Deny Trump Campaign Claim

Representatives for CNN and MSNBC denied a claim made by President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign that the networks are intentionally delaying broadcasts of the president’s daily coronavirus briefings as part of an effort to “silence him.”

Craig Melvin To Anchor Special MSNBC Daytime Coronavirus Series

Rashida Jones To Oversee MSNBC Daytime

Rashida Jones, an NBC News executive whose oversight of special programming has put her more in demand in recent months, has been placed in charge of MSNBC’s daytime schedule. Her appointment comes after she has organized several big-headline programs during a punishing news cycle that has included town-hall events, political debates and special reports centered on the 2020 election and the coronavirus pandemic.

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes Wants You To Wake The F*ck Up

NBCU Opens Its News Nets To All Pay Subs

NBCUniversal is making MSNBC and CNBC available to all video customers throughout the coronavirus crisis, similar to an announcement from Fox earlier this week, though NBCU’s viewers must authenticate by providing a pay TV password. NBCU Owned Stations, including Telemundo stations, will also be streaming their local newscasts and coronavirus-related press conferences, and NBC News NOW will be showing more content from MSNBC, CNBC and NBC News.

COMMENTARY

Chris Matthews Was Only Part Of A Much Larger Failure Of Cable News

The End Of The Chris Matthews Era

How the bombastic host got forced out at MSNBC. Matthews’s long Washington career represented a bridge from the old school of public affairs programming to the brash, conflict-charged arena of today’s cable news.