Stories tagged: cbs
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019
CBS and Viacom said Tuesday they will reunite, bringing together their networks and the Paramount movie studio as traditional media giants challenge streaming companies like Netflix.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019
The nearly three-week blackout of CBS stations on AT&T television services, including DirecTV and U-Verse, was resolved early Thursday after the two television powerhouses reached a new carriage agreement.
Wed., July 31, 2019
The country’s biggest TV networks – ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox – have sued Locast, a streaming service that transmits their broadcasts for free, in federal court in New York.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019
The bracket is out. The bubbles have burst. The NCAA Tournament got real Sunday as CBS’s “Selection Sunday” show revealed the field.
Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
CBS’ long-running contest returns tonight for “Survivor: Edge of Extinction,” the 38th edition of the show.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019
CBS said Sunday that its news division president, David Rhodes, is stepping down following a troubled year that saw morning anchor Charlie Rose and the top executive at “60 Minutes” …
Mon., Dec. 17, 2018
Les Moonves won’t get his $120 million severance after all. The disgraced former CBS CEO won’t see a dime from the network after its board of directors finished its investigation …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
A report by CBS lawyers outlines more allegations of sexual misconduct by longtime chief Les Moonves, the New York Times reported.
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018
CBS said Friday that a New York City prosecutor has subpoenaed the company for information related to sexual misconduct allegations that led to the ouster of longtime chief Les Moonves.
Tue., Sept. 25, 2018
LOS ANGELES – Last season’s short-lived “Roseanne” revival blew an air kiss to President Donald Trump in its debut episode before it reverted to finding laughs in family and working-class …
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
CBS News anchor Gayle King says the network should release its report on sexual misconduct allegations against former chief executive Leslie Moonves, who was ousted on Sunday.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 10, 2018
CBS revealed Monday that it set aside $120 million in severance for ousted chief executive Leslie Moonves. But whether he sees a penny of it is one of the tough …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018
The CBS Corp. announced Chairman Les Moonves’ exit Sunday night, hours after The New Yorker magazine posted a story with a second round of ugly sexual harassment accusations against him.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018
CBS Chief Les Moonves resigned Sunday, just hours after six more women accused the long-time television executive of sexual misconduct.
Wed., Aug. 22, 2018
CBS says the upcoming 12th season of “The Big Bang Theory” will be the last.
Thu., Aug. 2, 2018
CBS hires former SEC chief to oversee investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Moonves
CBS has hired two high-powered New York law firms to conduct “a full investigation” into allegations of misconduct by Chairman and Chief Executive Leslie Moonves as well as complaints about …
Mon., July 30, 2018
CBS will keep CEO Les Moonves in place during an investigation of sexual misconduct charges against him, the company said. It will hire an outside counsel to conduct the probe.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018
More than two dozen additional women have come forward with sexual misconduct allegations against former CBS News anchor Charlie Rose, and the Washington Post says managers were alerted about his …
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018
Omarosa Manigault Newman is following up her year in the White House with a stint on “Celebrity Big Brother.”
Thu., Jan. 4, 2018
CBS News has fired its political director, Steve Chaggaris, for “inappropriate behavior,” the latest in a string of powerful men to lose a job over alleged misconduct.
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017
PBS says it is immediately halting distribution of Charlie Rose’s interview program and CBS News suspended him following The Washington Post’s report of eight women who accused the veteran newsman …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017
CBS reporter clarified his televised report saying quarterback Colin Kaepernick told him he would stand during the national anthem if he played in the NFL again, saying he didn’t actually …
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017
Pauley Perrette confirmed rumors Wednesday that she is indeed leaving CBS’ unstoppable procedural “NCIS” after this season. The actress, one of the show’s remaining original cast members, has played the …
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017
President Donald Trump’s ex-strategist is blasting White House aides who publicly distance themselves from the president’s response to Charlottesville – yet stick it out in the West Wing.
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017
Australia’s communication’s minister said Tuesday he did not have a preference for who owned troubled Australian television broadcaster Ten Network, with U.S. giant CBS Corp. making a takeover offer while …
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017
Verizon Communications is considering merger possibilities to reset the course of the company given the fast-changing structure of the industry, and would be open to talks with Comcast, Walt Disney …
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017
Comcast plans to introduce an online video service offering hit shows from its NBCUniversal TV networks in the next 12 to 18 months, an effort to compete with rivals Netflix …
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017
Along with the drama “NCIS,” “Big Bang Theory” is consistently one of the two most popular shows on television when original episodes are aired.
Sun., March 12, 2017
CBS was starting to reveal the brackets during Sunday’s selection show and the Zags knew they were in the running for a No. 1 seed, likely in the West Region.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017
If the TV industry gave out an award for the most uncool night of programming, CBS’s Friday lineup would win it hands down.