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CHARLIE ROSE SET FOR TRIPLE DUTY AT CONVENTIONS

August 20, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

It turns out that Charlie Rose will become arguably the busiest journalist covering the two political conventions beginning next week. Besides continuing as co-host of CBS’s morning show, Rose will also be hosting his nightly program for PBS from the two conventions as well as a nightly report for Bloomberg TV. In a statement Bloomberg […]

ERICA HILL OUT AT CBS THIS MORNING

July 26, 2012 by · 2 Comments 

In the latest shakeup in early-morning television, CBS has booted Erica Hill off CBS This Morning and has announced that she’ll be replaced by Norah O’Donnell, currently CBS News’ chief White House correspondent. In a statement, CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager said, “This is a very exciting development for our morning program and for all […]

CBS’S MORNING WOES CONTINUE

May 28, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The new CBS This Morning celebrated its 100th edition on Friday, still mired in third place among the four major networks. In an interview appearing in Sunday’s New York Times, cohost Gayle King was asked about the fact that she and Charlie Rose had failed to move the ratings above where they were when the […]

GMA BEATS TODAY: FIRST TIME SINCE 1996

April 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

For the first time in 16 years, ABC’s Good Morning America has scored higher ratings than NBC’s Today show for an entire week — and it did so without the help of Katie Couric. Just one week after Couric co-hosted the ABC morning show, filling in for Robin Roberts, GMA edged past Today with 5.147 […]

CBS LAUNCHES NEW MORNING SHOW

January 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS, which has never been a major competitor in the early-morning hours dominated by NBC’s Today and ABC’s Good Morning America is trying again. On Monday it raised its old banner CBS This Morning over what appeared to be two distinct talk shows — one at 7:00 a.m. featuring veteran PBS interviewer Charlie Rose that […]

CBS ROLLING OUT A NEW MORNING SHOW

November 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS, which has overhauled its morning news/talk show more often than any other network, is doing it again. It won’t be called The Early Show any longer. What it will be called, it indicated, is still undecided. And judging from the changes that it announced on Tuesday, it could become two separate programs. The first […]