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In the News (Thu 23 May 19)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Elizabeth Vargas
Elizabeth Vargas (born September 6, 1962 in Paterson, New Jersey) is a television journalist, currently co-anchor of ABC's television newsmagazine 20/20 and anchor of ABC News Specials.
She is said to be particularly proud of an ABC special report in which she questioned why the Laci Peterson case merited more attention than two other similar cases, one involving a fl woman and the other involving a Hispanic woman.
Barbara Ann Walters (born September 25, 1929 (see)) is an American media personality (early 60s to present) first known as a popular TV morning news anchor for over 10 years on NBCs Today show, where she worked well with anchors Hugh Downs and Frank McGee.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Elizabeth-Vargas   (2575 words)

  
 Network News Music :: ABC NEWS
ABC News broke into regular programming later than the competition (some ABC affiliates broke in before the network), first with Chris Wallace anchoring and then a few embarrassing minutes later, Peter Jennings.
But the network had told affiliates that their coverage would continue through the 11 pm hour; thus, the late local news would be scrapped.
While its competitors were produced by the news divisions of their networks, GMA was produced by the entertainment division (though News produced the news updates).
www.geocities.com /netnewsmusic/abc.html   (5005 words)

  
 Peter Jennings, face of ABC News, dies at 67 of lung cancer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
NEW YORK - Peter Jennings was the face of ABC News.
He established an ABC News bureau in Beirut, Lebanon, and became an expert on the Middle East.
Restlessly curious, Jennings pushed ABC News to use the turn of the century for a massive historical study.
www.abcactionnews.com /stories/2005/08/050808jennings.shtml   (1364 words)

  
 ABC News - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
ABC News is a division of ABC television and radio networks (ABC), owned by The Walt Disney Company.
An one-minute "ABC News Brief" is broadcast weekdays at 2:58 pm between One Life to Live and General Hospital.
ABC News programming is shown daily on the 24 hour news network Orbit News in Europe and the Middle East.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/ABC_News   (405 words)

  
 MENAFN - Middle East North Africa . Financial Network News: ABC, NOC Sign Accord - KSA
ABC is appointed as a financial adviser under the MOU, to provide NOC with assistance and advisory services in relation to certain projects undertaken by NOC.
Abdulmagid Breish, deputy chief executive and chief banking officer at ABC, said, "ABC is delighted to have the opportunity to provide NOC with financial advisory services and we're extremely pleased to have the opportunity to work with such a prestigious business partner as NOC, and grateful for the trust shown in ABC.
NOC is a highly valued client of the ABC Group, and has been so for many years and the signing of this MOU extends our excellent relationship." Both NOC and ABC envisage that several ancillary assignments will evolve under the MOU providing the opportunity for substantial additional mutually beneficial business collaborations.
www.menafn.com /qn_news_story_s.asp?StoryId=1093135285   (218 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Peter Jennings dies from lung cancer at 67   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
NEW YORK — ABC's Peter Jennings, the last of the big three network TV anchormen who delivered the news to Americans for more than two decades, died of cancer Sunday at his apartment in New York City.
ABC News' Ted Koppel, a longtime friend of Jennings', remembered him beyond his professional demeanor.
As the third-place news network, ABC figured its only chance was to go after young viewers.
www.usatoday.com /life/television/news/2005-08-07-jennings-dies_x.htm?POE=LIFISVA   (974 words)

  
 ABC Radio - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
ABC began as the NBC Blue network in 1927.
ABC Radio aired the first broadcast report of the assassination of president John F. Kennedy.
Though each of the four new "networks" were carried on the same 5kHz telco line, the move allowed ABC to have as many as four affiliates in one city -- a major competitive advantage and a dramatic turning point in the history of network radio.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/ABC_Radio   (613 words)

  
 ABC network news gripe - Sean Hannity Discussion
ABC network news gripe - Sean Hannity Discussion
THAT story was on CNN radio network news of all places.
The ABC network was more interested in drawn-out reports about MR Bush's trip in Europe, his apology to the Baltic states about Roosevelt's position in Yalta, and the Derby.
www.hannity.com /forum/showthread.php?p=189636   (349 words)

  
 ABC News Radio at AllExperts
ABC fed hourly newscasts to affiliates at :55 past the hour until January 1, 1968, when the singular ABC radio network "split" into four separate and distinct programming services.
ABC's "FM" network carried news geared toward younger listeners at :15 past, while the "American Entertainment Network" had news at the bottom of the hour.
Though each of the four new "networks" were carried on the same 5kHz telco line, the move allowed ABC to have as many as four affiliates in one city -- a major competitive advantage and a dramatic turning point in the history of network radio.
en.allexperts.com /e/a/ab/abc_news_radio.htm   (464 words)

  
 abc news network
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podo-cs.nm.ru /abc-bp/abc_news_network.html   (453 words)

  
 Wired in Washington: RIP, Broadcast News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
When Democrats and Republicans held their political conventions last summer, broadcast networks ABC, CBS and NBC pre-empted regular programming for only a single hour on three of the convention's four nights.
ABC News Now leveraged previous agreements between cable operators and corporate master Walt Disney into about 7 million homes with digital cable.
But ABC News President David Westin ranks the channel's greatest benefit to the broadband subscribers of the companies that partner with Disney, and to the younger telephone customers who take pictures and play video games on the screens of their cell phones.
www.wiredinwashington.com /20050412   (889 words)

  
 Network News Veteran to Head Medialink's Video Production Unit
NEW YORK, May 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Medialink Worldwide Incorporated (Nasdaq: MDLK), a leading global corporate and public relations services company, has tapped Charles C. (Chuck) Walker, Emmy Award-winning veteran television network and major market broadcast operations executive, to head its production unit.
Media link also provides press release distribution services as well a tracking and analysis of print and broadcast news coverage to help its more than 1,100 clients understand how they are perceived in the media, including the Internet, and to gauge the effectiveness of their public relations efforts.
Issuers of news releases and not PR Newswire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=105&STORY=/www/story/111734   (452 words)

  
 ABC Network News Goes Live with Parkervision's PVTV Studio News
The system is used primarily for breaking news coverage overnight Friday and Saturday evenings, and will serve as a backup system to the live crew in the main control room.
ABC Network News first selected PVTV STUDIO NEWS for its ability to go on the air with breaking news at a moment's notice even when a full crew is not on staff.
ABC Network News had been following the development of PVTV since they first saw it at NAB in April 1999, waiting for specific features to be added before moving forward with their purchase.
digitalcontentproducer.com /news/video_abc_network_news/index.html   (450 words)

  
 ABC NEWS NETWORK LIVE
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abcnewsnetworklive.blogspot.com   (2599 words)

  
 RedOrbit - Technology - ABC News and SmartVideo to Launch 24-Hour News on Smartphones   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
US television network ABC News and mobile video technology provider SmartVideo Technologies are working together to deliver ABC News programming to Smartphones as part of the SmartVideo service.
With the new offering SmartVideo subscribers who are Smartphoe users will have instant and continuous access to ABC live and breaking news through their handsets.
Richard E. Bennett, CEO of SmartVideo Technologies, said "ABC News has recognized the significant value we bring to the table.
www.redorbit.com /news/technology/412509/abc_news_and_smartvideo_to_launch_24hour_news_on_smartphones/index.html?source=r_technology   (163 words)

  
 ABC Action News - Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota news - Taking Action For You   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
ABC Action News will have continued Alberto coverage starting at 5 this evening.
ABC Action News is committed to be your single stop for complete bay area election information.
As in years past, ABC Action News is once again taking part in their Angel Tree program, which collects and delivers holiday gifts to kids who would otherwise receive very little.
www.abcactionnews.com /index.shtml   (333 words)

  
 SIRIUS Satellite Radio - ABC News & Talk – Listen to ABC News & Talk on Sirius Satellite Radio – ABC News & Talk ...
The ABC News Talk Channel is a 24-hour-a-day, 7-days-a-week service providing up-to-the minute news and information from ABC News, along with some of the hottest names in talk radio.
Every weekday morning, ABC News is on the air with award-winning coverage of breaking stories, along with business, entertainment, sports and lifestyle features.
Whether it's news or the important issues of the day, the ABC News Talk Channel is dedicated to keeping listeners informed.
www.sirius.com /ABCNewsAndTalk   (418 words)

  
 disneygeek.com » ABC News Network   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
CNN, MSNBC, Headline news all are having ratings declines and Disney decides to jump into the 24 hour news business.
ABC News by itself seems to be loosing money and now network news in general has had problems.
So now ABC luanches this network and states they will re-use the people from ABC News which doesn’t seem wise..
www.disneygeek.com /blog/?p=5   (96 words)

  
 Pitt Campaign Chronicle: BN: ABC News Correspondent Part of UPG Cultural Series
Robert Krulwich, an ABC News network correspondent, will present Why Things are the Way They Are at 7:30 p.m.
He co-hosted with Ted Koppel the eight-part prime-time series, Brave New World, which probed the “eight biggest questions facing humankind,” and, with Peter Jennings, he produced an animated history of Bosnia for a children’s special.
He also has served as a correspondent for the PBS investigative series, Frontline, where he won a Dupont Award for his coverage of campaign finance in the 1992 presidential campaign, a national Emmy for his investigation of privacy on the Internet, and a George Polk Award for an investigation on the savings-and-loan scandal.
www.umc.pitt.edu /media/pcc011008/bnABCnews.html   (161 words)

  
 Information about abc network news tv
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 ESPN.com - NFL - Helyar: Chiefs-Broncos telecast might be hard to find   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The network is at loggerheads with major cable operators, who've balked at its demands for a big fee hike and a spot on basic cable.
Seth Palansky, a spokesman for the NFL Network, argues that these are not stiff fees and this is not niche fare, to be consigned to the systems' premium channels.
But even if hostilities end between the network and the cable operators, nobody is predicting they'll be doing business in time for more fans to watch the inaugural portion of the network's eight-game run this season.
sports.espn.go.com /nfl/news/story?id=2672291   (1314 words)

  
 ABC News - New York, New York
Although ABC News desperately needed a new set, I don't think this is that professional or network-like set.
CBS News needs a facelift as well but their set is better than ABC's still.
Networks are still working out how they incorporate these huge video monitors into their sets.
www.setstudio.com /pages/abcnews   (587 words)

  
 ABC News and RealNetworks Announce Expanded Relationship
"ABC News Live is providing breaking news coverage during a time of intense interest in world events," said Merrill Brown, senior vice president of RealOne Services for RealNetworks, Inc. "With the broadband market growing at a remarkably rapid rate, we're proud to be associated with the world's first global 24-hour network dedicated to Internet consumers.
This past spring ABC News added ABC News Live and the "virtual control room," a unique quad screen format, which provides Internet viewers with four live simultaneous video feeds.
ABC News content, already among the most accessed through RealOne SuperPass, will be a marquis provider of news programming abroad.
www.realnetworks.com /company/press/releases/2003/abcnews.html   (951 words)

  
 Death of US News Anchor Peter Jennings Ends TV Era   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Jennings' father was the first news anchor for the Canadian Broadcast Corporation when it started in the 1930's, and young Peter got his first job in radio at the age of 9.
He joined ABC in 1964, opened the network's Middle East Bureau in Beirut, Lebanon, in 1968 and later served as a correspondent in London and Rome.
But he was at home in New York on September 11, 2001, when terrorists attacked the city and he stayed on air for more than 60 hours as the story unfolded.
www.voanews.com /english/2005-08-08-voa34.cfm   (648 words)

  
 ABC Television Network - SourceWatch
The ABC Television Network is a major U.S. television network "which operates 10 television stations, more than 70 radio stations and several cable channels in collaboration with Disney ABC Cable." [1]
The network reported sales of $11.8 billion in 2004, and is a major part of the Walt Disney media empire," Media Owners reports.
ABC News network was documented airing a video news release by the Center for Media and Democracy, in its November 2006 report "Still Not the News: Stations Overwhelmingly Fail to Disclose VNRs.
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=ABC_Television_Network   (233 words)

  
 The Blotter
Despite a flat denial from the Department of Justice, federal law enforcement sources tonight said ABC News accurately reported that Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert is "in the mix" in the FBI investigation of corruption in Congress.
ABC’s law enforcement sources said the Justice Department denial was meant only to deny that Hastert was a formal "target" or "subject" of the investigation.
It's s hame but it looks like ABC news is letting itself be happily used by Democrat operative(s)becuase they're having a bad week in the press and the republicans should be having a good week.
blogs.abcnews.com /theblotter/2006/05/abc_news_update.html   (11390 words)

  
 From The Frontlines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Jim Sciutto is ABC News' Senior Foreign Correspondent, and since moving overseas in 2002, has reported from more than 25 countries in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, including multiple assignments in Iraq.
Just like the ones your network is about to tell in the 9/11 Run Up.I hope you will urge the not to show the inaccuracies that have been reported in the news.
News Flash to all of you passionate Bush haters the 9/11 hijackers, Saddam, and Bin Ladin, agree with you; they are on your side and ready to fight.
blogs.abcnews.com /fromthefrontlines/2006/09/what_dropoff_au.html   (5104 words)

  
 News Feature
NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - ABC sent its anchor back to New York Wednesday after several days in the Middle East and NBC was apparently leaning that way, although both networks were continuing with their expanded reporting presence in the region.
Despite the expense, both networks said it was important for their anchors to go to the story.
It was, however, Gibson's first foreign trip in the six weeks that he's been permanent anchor of "World News Tonight." Gibson did anchor the network's coverage of the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of the new pope last year for the ailing Peter Jennings.
www.maconareaonline.com /news.asp?id=14632   (832 words)

  
 FOXNews.com - Diane Sawyer Almost a Lock for ABC Anchor - Celebrity Gossip | Entertainment News | Arts And Entertainment
According to what I've been told, Diane and ABC are so desperate to steal Katie Couric's thunder that they will get her in the anchor chair very quickly.
So, women may soon be the anchors on the evening news for two of the four television networks.
Jagger, who works tirelessly for world causes, is still battling her New York landlord over a chronic mold problem...
www.foxnews.com /story/0,2933,187290,00.html   (1432 words)

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