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CURIOSITY FACTOR NOT EVIDENT IN PELLEY DEBUT

June 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Ordinarily when a new anchor debuts on an evening newscast, the audience surges initially — if for no other reason than curiosity. When Katie Couric took over the anchor’s desk on the CBS Evening News in September 2006, she averaged 10.16 million viewers in her first week, far exceeding the competition. Nothing like that surge […]

CBS TO OVERHAUL THE EARLY SHOW

December 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

With its current combatants trapped in the trenches of the networks’ early-morning wars, CBS News’s The Early Show is about to receive fresh replacements. The network announced Tuesday that co-hosts Harry Smith and Maggie Rodriguez are leaving the show and will be replaced by Chris Wragge and Erica Hill, who currently co-anchor the Saturday edition […]