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  • CBS News to Go ALL OUT for Civil Rights Act’s 50th Anniversary

    Jul 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *CBS News is planning a live, multi-platform, multimedia, celeb-filled event to mark the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act. On July 24 at 8 p.m., the news division will air a special titled “CBS News: 50 Years Later, Civil Rights,” featuring a live panel discussion moderated by “Face the Nation” host Bob Schieffer, 77, who had a front-row […]

  • Bill Whitaker Joins ‘60 Minutes’ as Correspondent

    Mar 6, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Veteran journalist Bill Whitaker is your newest correspondent for “60 Minutes.” CBS News chairman and “60 Minutes” executive producer Jeff Fager made the announcement today. Whitaker, who has been based in Los Angeles, will move to the New York area and begin appearing on the program in the fall, reports Deadline.com. Whitaker has covered virtually […]

  • Oprah Tops Forbes 100 Most Powerful Celebrities … Again

    Jun 27, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Lady O is on top again. Yes, Forbes has released its list of “The World’s Most Powerful Celebrities” and, surprise, Oprah Winfrey tops the list after two years in second place. “A couple of years she’s taken a couple of beatings — she dropped to number two. Oh no! I think right now she’s probably […]

  • Byron Pitts to Leave ‘60 Minutes’ for ABC News

    Mar 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *ABC News is reportedly close to signing “60 Minutes correspondent Byron Pitts, according to Politico.com. “Pitts will serve as both chief national correspondent and anchor at ABC News, and will appear across the network’s programming. ABC News President Ben Sherwood is expected to announce the news next week,” Dylan Byers of Politico reported. “Pitts is […]

  • Condoleeza Rice Now Working for CBS News

    Jan 21, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is now a contributor to CBS News. Rice  has already started her tenure at the network. She made her debut on “Face the Nation” Sunday and is being included in Monday’s inauguration coverage. As secretary of state, Rice warned of weapons of mass destruction in pressing for war in […]

  • CBS Sports Anchor James Brown Adds CBS News Gig

    Mar 1, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *CBS sports anchor James Brown is about to put in double duty at the network. This weekend, he’ll begin work as Special Correspondent for CBS News, it was announced today by CBS News Chairman and “60 Minutes” Executive Producer Jeff Fager and David Rhodes, President, CBS News. Brown will contribute original reported pieces and will […]