Maria Bartiromo is leaving CNBC for Fox News, according to the Drudge Report.
Buzz-worthy reality shows are often a ticket to riches for cable networks, even when the shows seem to have little to do with the network’s reason for being. So why shouldn’t CNBC get in on the action?
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Mark Haines, co-anchor of CNBC’s morning “Squawk on the Street” show, died unexpectedly on Tuesday evening, the network said. He was 65. The network said he died in his home. It did not specify the cause of death. Haines worked at CNBC for 22 years after working as a news anchor […]
By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — Erin Burnett, one of CNBC’s most visible personalities, is jumping to CNN. The news network announced Friday that it had signed Burnett to host a general news program that will appear sometime after she arrives at CNN in June. The format and time slot have not been determined, said […]
Business news superstar Erin Burnett appears poised to jump ship from CNBC to CNN, where she’ll reportedly get a chance to broaden her horizons from strictly business to general news. Burnett, 35, is a major presence on CNBC, where she co-anchors “Squawk on the Street” and hosts “Street Signs.” She’s also headlined a number of […]
ABC’s Diane Sawyer became the first network news anchor to travel to Japan over the weekend, as the broadcast networks and cable news channels mobilized to cover the catastrophe in Japan. Anderson Cooper (who you can follow on Twitter here) is also in Japan for CNN, which was to be expected because there’s probably no […]
By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK — NBC and its related networks, including MSNBC and the Spanish-language Telemundo, are devoting much of their time on newscasts Wednesday to discussions of immigration. NBC News is wading into an issue rife with hostility. Its own role in doing the stories will be watched as closely […]
When ‘Celebrity Apprentice‘ and ‘Rock of Love‘ star Bret Michaels first joked about ‘Rock of Love: The Boardroom,’ we thought he was kidding. But, now, we’re not so sure. Consider the evidence… Read: Bret Michaels’ ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ Blog Crush No. 1: Ivanka Trump: His fascination with boardroom babes began in his exclusive blog for Fancast on […]
BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – Opinionated talk is big business on cable news networks when the sun goes down. But during the day, it’s the complete opposite. MSNBC is shuffling its daytime lineup early next year because its strategy of spreading personality-driven programming throughout the schedule isn’t working. The new approach will emphasize a […]
NEW YORK (AP) – A number of TV networks are announcing plans for live coverage of President Barack Obama’s speech at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Broadcast networks planning to broadcast the speech on Tuesday include ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and PBS. Cable networks planning to broadcast the address include CNBC, CNN, C-SPAN, […]