Tag Archives: CBS

#PressElect: Your Guide to Election Night TV Coverage

We’re only 24 hours out from Election Day, and TV news networks are prepping for their Tuesday night, wall-to-wall election night coverage. Last year, coverage was watched by 66.84 million viewers according to Nielsen. Americans are looking to news networks to inform them about which

The BizBeat – October 20, 2016

Each Thursday, MediaFile’s Business section publishes The BizBeat, an overview of the past week’s news in media organizations and industry. Have a tip, see something we missed, or want to put something on our radar? E-mail Shiplett@Mediafiledc.com. Making Headlines Among this election cycle’s many startling revelations

The Podesta Emails: A Primer

Over the past week, thousands of private emails sent to and from John Podesta, the chairman of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, have been released by WikiLeaks, an organization that specializes in leaking classified material to the public. The emails covered a wide range of topics including

With Rumors of a CBS and Viacom Merger, Moonves Sits in a Crosshairs

Late last month, National Amusements, the privately-owned entertainment conglomerate run by billionaire Sumner Redstone and daughter Shari Redstone, sent a letter to the boards of CBS and Viacom. The letter requested that the companies explore a merger that would re-unify the currently independently controlled media

The BizBeat – September 29, 2016

Each Thursday, MediaFile’s Business section publishes The BizBeat, an overview of the past week’s news in media organizations and industry. Have a tip, see something we missed, or want to put something on our radar? E-mail Shiplett@Mediafiledc.com. Making Headlines Monday night’s Trump-Clinton debate broke the

#MFDebates: The First Debate Breakdown

MediaFile staff and readers will be tweeting with #MFDebates for each of the four major debates. Monday night, 9:00 PM Eastern: All eyes will be watching the first presidential debate of the 2016 cycle, and it has widely been considered a make-or-break moment for the