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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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Couric's Newscast Falls To New Low

23rd April 2008

While CBS News executives continue to point out that it took Tom Brokaw and Peter Jennings a long time to climb to the top of the ratings, the latest Nielsen results show Katie Couric climbing...

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Fascinating Fact 5221

23rd April 2008

Anchorman LARRY KING has reportedly extended his employment contract with American TV network CNN to carry-on his live up until 2010. The extension will see the veteran host stay on the silver screen until he...

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Network Military Analysts: A Media Trojan Horse?

21st April 2008

In a 7,600-word account, covering nearly four pages of the Sunday edition of The New York Times, reporter David Barstow has described how the Pentagon has used broadcast and cable-TV "military experts" to promote its...

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Youtube Killing Network Tv On The Web

17th April 2008

PC users are watching much more video over the Internet these days, but little of it comes from the TV networks, according to a new study. Researchers comScore released a report Wednesday showing that online...

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Throwing Mudd At Tv News

17th April 2008

Legendary TV journalist Roger Mudd, who spent nearly 20 years at CBS's Washington bureau, expressed his dismay Wednesday over a recent New York Times report that CBS is considering outsourcing some of its newsgathering activities...

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Couric Weighing Exit Strategy From Cbs

14th April 2008

Katie Couric is considering an exit strategy in which she is weighing two options, a primetime cable show like Larry King's on CNN or a syndicated talk show, "probably along the lines of the more...

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Abc News To Focus On Web Content

9th April 2008

Disney CEO Robert Iger acknowledged that ABC News is "disadvantaged" by not having a cable news outlet like NBC and Fox but said it only puts pressure on ABC's website to become a viable news...

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Chilli Splits From Newsman

9th April 2008

TLC star ROZONDA 'CHILLI' THOMAS has ended her romance with CNN newsman T.J. HOLMES. The odd couple dated briefly in 2007 but the Waterfalls singer admits the relationship has run its course. She says, "He's...

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Government To Challenge Snoop Dogg's Right To Enter UK

7th April 2008

Snoop Dogg's right to enter the UK is to be challenged by a government agency which opposes the rapper being granted a visa.The Gin and Juice star - real name Calvin Broadus - was cautioned...

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Mccarthy Rages At Vaccine Doctors

5th April 2008

Model/actress JENNY MCCARTHY lost her cool on live TV in America on Wednesday night (03Apr08) when she raged at medical officials about what she claimed are needless vaccinations. The bubbly blonde, who is dating Jim...

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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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