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Time Warner's Cable Networks Soar

7th August 2008

Time Warner's cable-TV networks posted strong results in the company's second quarter with an 11 percent boost in advertising revenue overall and ratings up a whopping 33 percent at TBS and 8 percent at TNT....

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Lohan's Dad Lashes Out At 'Idiot' Cooper

7th August 2008

LATEST: LINDSAY LOHAN's father MICHAEL has branded U.S. TV journalist ANDERSON COOPER a "hypocritical idiot" after becoming involved in a war of words between his ex-wife DINA and the news anchor. Celebrated CNN reporter Cooper...

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Lohan's Dad Lashes Out At 'Idiot' Cooper

7th August 2008

LATEST: LINDSAY LOHAN's father MICHAEL has branded U.S. TV journalist ANDERSON COOPER a "hypocritical idiot" after becoming involved in a war of words between his ex-wife DINA and the news anchor. Celebrated CNN reporter Cooper...

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Clooney Plans Swiss Dinner For Obama

6th August 2008

GEORGE CLOONEY is hoping to drum up financial support for U.S. presidential hopeful BARACK OBAMA by hosting a dinner in the Democrat's honour. But the ritzy experience won't take place on American soil; instead, the...

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Lopez Urges Latinos To Vote Obama

5th August 2008

Comedian GEORGE LOPEZ has urged Latino voters to support U.S. Democratic presidential candidate BARACK OBAMA - because he's determined to prove Latinos would elect an African-American president. Lopez says it was a personal phone call...

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Liz Taylor's Publicist Denies 'Life Support' Reports

1st August 2008

Dame Elizabeth Taylor is not gravely ill, according to her publicist, despite newspaper reports to the contrary.The Daily Mail newspaper had claimed the Oscar-winning actress had been hospitalised with heart failure and had been out...

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Usc "College Republican" Wasn't, Cnn Admits

25th July 2008

CNN was forced to apologize Thursday after it aired an interview on American Morning with a University of Southern California student whom it identified as Eric Pearlmutter, a College Republican, who said that there was...

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Pbs Leads Nominations For News Emmys

17th July 2008

PBS led all other broadcast, cable and broadband competitors with 38 nominations for the 29th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards announced Tuesday by the New York-based National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Among...

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Former L.a. D.a. Says Networks Have Imposed A Blackout On Him

17th July 2008

Former Los Angeles District Attorney Vincent Bugliosi, who successfully prosecuted Charles Manson and his "family" for the Tate-LaBianca murders in 1969 and whose book about the case, Helter Skelter , sold more than seven million...

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Pbs Leads Nominations For News Emmys

17th July 2008

PBS led all other broadcast, cable and broadband competitors with 38 nominations for the 29th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards announced Tuesday by the New York-based National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Among...

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Former L.a. D.a. Says Networks Have Imposed A Blackout On Him

17th July 2008

Former Los Angeles District Attorney Vincent Bugliosi, who successfully prosecuted Charles Manson and his "family" for the Tate-LaBianca murders in 1969 and whose book about the case, Helter Skelter , sold more than seven million...

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Media Go Nuts Over Rev. Jackson's Remark

17th July 2008

"Nuts" may not have been one of the words listed in George Carlin's "Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television," but most television broadcast and cable channels and many newspapers acted as if it...

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Msnbc, A Loser On Cable, A Winner Online

9th July 2008

MSNBC may continue to place last in the ratings among the three major cable news networks, but online sibling MSNBC.com said Tuesday that it has expanded its lead over CNN.com and FoxNews.com, delivering over 125...

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King Honoured With Street Name

8th July 2008

U.S. talk show host LARRY KING will be honoured for his career achievements when a California street crossing is named after him later this week (begs7Jul08). The intersection of Los Angeles' Sunset and Cahuenga Boulevards...

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Cnn Closing Gap With Fox News

1st July 2008

CNN has virtually erased the huge gap that separated it from Fox News in the primetime ratings for viewers 25-54, the New York Times reported Saturday, citing estimates from Nielsen Media Research. In...

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Cnn, Fox News Return Freebees

24th June 2008

A report by Condé Nast's Portfolio magazine last week that both CNN and Fox News, among other news outlets, had allowed its reporters to go on an all-expense-paid junket to Las Vegas has...

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Bollea's Car Crash Victim Shown In New Home Videos

17th June 2008

LATEST: Emotional home videos of HULK HOGAN's imprisoned son NICK BOLLEA's car crash victim have been made public in effort to show the teen the seriousness of his friend's condition. Bollea, 17, is currently serving...

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First Sight Of Great-granddaughter Inspired Poitier's New Book

15th June 2008

Movie icon SIDNEY POITIER was inspired to write his new book LIFE BEYOND MEASURE, LETTERS TO MY GREAT-GRANDDAUGHTER after meeting the then-newest addition to his family for the first time. The actor flew to Atlanta,...

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Obama Runs Against Reruns; Reruns Lose

5th June 2008

Many media critics were sharply scolding the nation's television networks Wednesday for their decision to ignore the results of Tuesday's Democratic primaries, which resulted in Sen. Barack Obama receiving enough delegate votes to guarantee his...

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Blaze Destroys Movie Sets At Universal Studios

1st June 2008

A fire has broken out at Universal Studios in Los Angeles, California with many sets already thought to be destroyed. The blaze started on a sound stage before dawn and quickly spread, according to reports....

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Tv Reporters Weigh In On What Happened?

30th May 2008

CNN congressional correspondent Jessica Yellin appeared to be backing away from her comments Wednesday night that in the months leading up to the invasion of Iraq, reporters, herself included, were "under enormous pressure from corporate...

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Affleck Jets Off To The Sudan To Gain More Knowledge

24th May 2008

BEN AFFLECK was so worried his views on the crisis in the Sudan would not be enough to spark change in the region he jetted off to Africa to get a closer look. The movie...

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Richards: 'I Wanted Sambora's Sperm'

21st May 2008

Former BOND girl DENISE RICHARDS has revealed she wanted to have kids with ex-boyfriend RICHIE SAMBORA. The actress was grilled about her complicated love life during an appearance on CNN show Larry King Live on...

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King To Remain At Cnn

19th May 2008

CNN President Jonathan Klein has dismissed speculation that Larry King could step down and be replaced by Ryan Seacrest or Katie Couric. In an interview with Saturday's New York Times, Klein said that King would...

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Walters Says She Understands Couric's Woes

14th May 2008

Barbara Walters says that she can identify with the current tribulations of Katie Couric because she went through a similar experience when she herself left the Today show to co-anchor ABC's nightly newscast 30 years...

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Call In The Clones

8th May 2008

Anyone tuning in to a Turner Networks cable channel at 7:58 tonight (Thursday) will be able to view a two-minute trailer for Lucasfilm's animated Star Wars: The Clone Wars, which premieres theatrically on August 15....

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Viewers Think Couric Should Remain As Cbs Anchor

6th May 2008

If CBS drops Katie Couric as anchor of the CBS Evening News, most viewers would like to see her return to morning TV, according to a new USA TODAY/Gallup Poll. Not that viewers think that...

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Aaron Brown Returning To Tv

28th April 2008

Aaron Brown, who stepped down as a CNN anchor in 2005 but who continued to receive a paycheck from the cable news network until last July on condition that he observe his contractual obligation not...

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The Things They Say 8129

26th April 2008

"BRANDON loves politics. My older son loves politics. We watch CNN all the time." PAMELA ANDERSON hints her 11-year-old son may be heading for bigger things than his rocker dad TOMMY LEE....

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Cnn And Msnbc Beat Fox In Ratings For Pa Primary

24th April 2008

Both CNN and MSNBC attracted more viewers in the key 25-54-year-old demographic for their coverage of the Pennsylvania primary results Tuesday night than did the usual cable news leader, Fox News channel, Nielsen Media said...

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