Mike Wallace, hard-charging star of “60 Minutes” and one of the most legendary newsmen in the history of TV news, has died. He was 93. His epic life . . .
Richard Threlkeld, veteran TV newsman who worked at ABC and CBS, died Friday following a car crash in Long Island, N.Y. He witnessed and reported on countless big stories in a long, distinguished career in network news.
CBS News is trying something new in the morning. The network debuted its “CBS This Morning” program Monday, the latest competitor to “Today” and “Good Morning America.”
Long-time CBS newsman Russ Mitchell is leaving the national network for a job in local television. Mitchell has been the face of CBS News on weekends since the 1990s, seen on the network’s weekend evening newscasts and its Saturday morning show. He’s trading all that in, however, for an anchor job on WKYC-TV in Cleveland, […]
Musician and educator Wynton Marsalis has been named as cultural correspondent for CBS News.
An LA producer is teaming with Casey Anthony to try and sell her first interview since she was acquitted for the murder of her daughter earlier this year, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The production company, Scott Sternberg Productions, is reportedly seeking as much as $750,000 for a “no holds barred” interview with Anthony, who […]
President Obama illuminated his point-of-view on the nation’s stagnant economy and defended himself against accusations that he’s a “Socialist” bent on enacting programs of “income redistribution” in an interview Sunday night on “60 Minutes.” “You were really talking about– income inequality, which suggests redistribution of wealth,” CBS News correspondent Steve Kroft said to the President […]
The new name of the CBS morning show is actually an old one: “CBS This Morning.” CBS News made the announcement Thursday morning as part of the ongoing lead-up to the debut Jan. 9 of the newly reconstituted morning broadcast featuring newcomer Charlie Rose co-hosting the first hour at 7 a.m./6c with Erica Hill and […]
CBS officially anointed its new morning team Tuesday, putting on a news conference, and revealing some — but not all — of the details about the newly revamped “Early Show.” In fact, the show’s name itself will likely be jettisoned in favor of something new, CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager (who’s also executive producer of […]
NEW YORK –CBS News is reaching back into its history to bring back the “On the Road” feature. Reporter Steve Hartman takes over for the late Charles Kuralt. CBS said Friday that Hartman will search across the country for unusual features. His first story, on the “CBS Evening News” Friday, finds a group of men […]