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Cnn Reporter Forced To Conceal Identity

4th April 2008

CNN executives have told the New York Times that they cannot recall a previous time when the cable news network had to keep its reporter's identity a secret as it did this week when it...

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Msnbc First To Report 4,000 Deaths Milestone In Iraq

24th March 2008

MSNBC became the first media outlet Sunday to report the milestone of 4,000 U.S. military deaths in Iraq since the invasion and occupation of the country in 2003. "Four U.S. soldiers were killed by a...

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Geraldo Lashes Out At Cnn's Dobbs

20th March 2008

Geraldo Rivera, who has battled fellow Fox News Channel personality Bill O'Reilly over immigration reform, lashed out Wednesday at Lou Dobbs, who appears on rival CNN and who has made the issue his personal cause...

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Cnn Anchor Cooper Has Skin Cancer

19th March 2008

News presenter ANDERSON COOPER is recovering after having a cancerous "spot" removed from under his left eye. The CNN anchor, 40, told viewers about the operation on Monday (17Mar08) because he has visible stitches. He...

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Tmz Accused Of "Checkbook Journalism"

12th March 2008

The celebrity website TMZ, a unit of Time Warner, paid memorabilia dealer Tom Riccio $165,000 for an audio tape recording of the confrontation between O.J. Simpson and collectibles dealers Alfred Beardsley and Bruce Fromong in...

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Nip And Tuck(er)

11th March 2008

MSNBC confirmed Monday that has canceled conservative commentator Tucker Carlson's talk show. David Gregory, chief White House correspondent for NBC News, will host a replacement show that will air weeknights beginning at 6:00 p.m. Carlson,...

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Jackson Fighting To Save Neverland

28th February 2008

LATEST: MICHAEL JACKSON is determined to stop the auction of his old Neverland Ranch home by taking out a loan to cover the money he owes to the estate's trustees. Bosses at Financial Title Company...

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Cnn's Ratings Soar During Primaries

27th February 2008

The presidential race has been particularly good to CNN. During the February sweeps the cable news network beat its arch rival, Fox News Channel, by a whopping 36 percent among the key demographic, adults 25-54....

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Jolie Refuses To Answer Pregnancy Question

8th February 2008

ANGELINA JOLIE scolded a U.S. TV reporter during a United Nations trip to Iraq after the journalist quizzed the star about her rumoured pregnancy. The actress is currently touring the wartorn middle east in her...

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Angelina Jolie Visits Iraq

7th February 2008

Angelina Jolie has taken a surprise trip to Iraq as part of her role as a United Nations (UN) goodwill ambassador.The Tomb Raider star - renowned for her humanitarian work - has travelled to Baghdad...

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Spears' Parents Livid At Release

7th February 2008

Britney Spears' release from a Los Angeles medical facility has sparked strong objection from her parents Lynne and James, who believe her life is at risk.The singer left the UCLA medical centre on Wednesday accompanied...

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Sunday Was Super For Rupert, Too

5th February 2008

Super Bowl Sunday, News Corp Chairman Rupert Murdoch said Monday, was "the greatest day ever in the history of the [Fox television] network. We took in over $250 million in revenue. And it was a...

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Snoop Dogg's Visa Ban 'Lifted'

5th February 2008

Rapper Snoop Dogg will be permitted to perform in the UK, after a visa ban preventing him from entering the country was reportedly lifted.The Gin and Juice star - real name Calvin Broadus - was...

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Democratic Debate Sets Ratings Record

4th February 2008

CNN's telecast of the January 21 Democratic debate was the most-watched presidential primary debate ever broadcast, the cable network said Friday. It was watched in 3.6 million households, according to Nielsen research. 04/02/2008

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Fascinating Fact 4752

2nd February 2008

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO and STEVEN SPIELBERG were among the stars in the audience at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood on Thursday night (31Jan08) to watch presidential hopefuls HILLARY CLINTON and BARACK OBAMA debate during a live...

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Casablanca Tops Romantic Scenes Poll

27th January 2008

The climax to classic movie CASABLANCA has topped a new poll of cinema's Most Romantic Moments. Humphrey Bogart's farewell to Ingrid Bergman beat out Virginia Cherrill and Charlie Chaplin's love scene in 1931's City Lights...

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Democratic Debate Sets Record

23rd January 2008

Monday night's Democratic debate in advance of the South Carolina primary drew 4.9 million viewers to CNN, setting a record. Surprisingly a whopping 1.9 million of those viewers -- or 37 percent -- were adults...

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Farrell Swears On Live Tv Just Days After Keaton

19th January 2008

COLIN FARRELL has become the second actor to swear live on U.S. TV within the space of three days when he accidentally let slip the word 'f**k' in a morning interview. Farrell was talking to...

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Another Victor In New Hampshire: Cnn

11th January 2008

CNN led Fox News Channel in coverage of the New Hampshire election Tuesday night, attracting an average of 3.29 million viewers in primetime, while Fox News drew 3.06 million. Among viewers 18-49, CNN also had...

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Golf Channel Anchor Suspended For "Offensive Language"

10th January 2008

Golf Channel anchor Kelly Tilghman was suspended for two weeks Wednesday for quipping that the only way for young players to overtake Tiger Woods would be to "lynch him in a back alley." Although she...

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News For The Sake Of Entertainment?

10th January 2008

NBC is being taken to task for its decision to reconstruct the Golden Globe Awards show on Sunday as a news event that will include a two-hour Dateline documentary in which Matt Lauer will interview...

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USA Remains Top Cable Network

8th January 2008

USA Network remained the top-rated ad-supported cable network during 2007, averaging 2.68 million viewers in primetime, according to Nielsen Research. It was edged out by Disney Channel, which does not accept advertising, which drew 2.69...

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Fonda Yearns For Life Alone

4th January 2008

Veteran actress JANE FONDA refuses to live full-time with her boyfriend LYNDEN GILLIS - because she wants to retain her independence. The Barbarella star - who vows never to wed again after three failed marriages...

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Cnn Receives Favorable Mentions On Msnbc, Fox News

28th December 2007

CNN got some unexpected promotion from rivals MSNBC and Fox News Channel Thursday during their reports about the assassination of former Pakistani President Benazir Bhutto, the TV Newser website observed Thursday. When an MSNBC anchor...

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Brown Has Baby Boy

19th December 2007

U.S. newswoman CAMPBELL BROWN has given birth to a boy. The CNN anchor and her husband Dan Senor welcomed Eli James Senor into the world in New York on Tuesday (18Dec07) morning. Senor says, "Eli...

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Chan Joins Derek To Save The Sharks

17th December 2007

Actress BO DEREK has recruited action man JACKIE CHAN to her campaign to stop wildlife traffickers around the world. The 10 star has become a keen conservation activist after learning the sharks of the Galapagos...

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Chilli And The Newsman

12th December 2007

Former TLC star ROZONDA 'CHILLI' THOMAS has found love after USHER, in the form of U.S. newsreader T.J. HOLMES. Four years after her high profile split with the R+B star, Thomas has been dating CNN...

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Espn Sets New Cable Ratings Record

6th December 2007

ESPN's Monday Night Football is the new champ of cable TV. Monday night's telecast of the New England Patriots-Baltimore Ravens game averaged a record 17.5 million viewers, according to Nielsen Media Research. The figure was...

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Pitt Wants Law Protecting Celebrities' Kids

5th December 2007

Brad Pitt has called for the passage of laws to protect the children of celebrities from overzealous paparazzi. Appearing on Larry King's CNN show Tuesday night, Pitt said that nearly every day reporters swarm about...

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Fox News Blocks Political Ad

4th December 2007

A group calling itself the Center for Constitutional Rights accused the Fox News Channel Monday of refusing to allow it to buy ad time for a spot featuring Danny Glover criticizing America's policies toward Guantánamo...

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