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In the News (Sat 23 Mar 19)

 WCBS-TV - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
WCBS-TV, "CBS2" located in New York City, is the flagship TV station of the CBS television network.
WCBS was the highest-rated news operation in New York for most of the time from the mid-1960s until the early 1980s.
Jensen had only come to WCBS a year earlier, but was already well-known for his coverage of Robert F. Kennedy's campaign for Senate a year earlier.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/WCBS-TV   (2362 words)

 WCBS - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
WCBS is the callsign of the Columbia Broadcasting System's three flagship broadcast stations in New York:
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/WCBS   (89 words)

 WCBS TV 2 - TV station in New York City, New York USA covering New York City general entertainment at Mondo Times
WCBS TV 2 is a TV station in New York City, New York, USA covering general entertainment.
WCBS TV 2 contact information is available to Mondo Times Advanced and Professional Members.
WCBS TV 2 is an affiliate of the CBS television network.
www.mondotimes.com /1/world/us/32/1861/4450   (156 words)

 GLAAD: New Yorkers Protest WCBS-TV's Plans To Air Dr. Laura's TV Show
WCBS and Paramount should take the time to listen to advertisers who are pulling their buys and from a community that is voicing its concern."
Dr. Laura's radio show is a self-serving platform for bigotry, hatred and ignorance, and her TV show promises to be the same.
WCBS would never give credence and airtime to preachers of bigotry against any other minority, and they should drop Schlessinger immediately."
www.glaad.org /media/archive_detail.php?id=93   (486 words)

 Press Release: Spanish-Language Univision 41 Makes Clean Sweep of NY's WCBS 2 in July as Gotham Spanish TV Viewership Jumps 57 Percent
Spanish-language TV viewing in New York is up 57% for the July 2002 sweep compared to its level in the July 2001 sweep.
Univision 41 and Tribune's WPIX Channel 11 are the only New York TV stations which can boast that each of their key local weekday news programs has increased in rating in the July 2002 sweep when compared with the July 2001 sweep.
Sweeps are the four, four-week periods each year when the audiences of TV stations nationwide are measured to set advertising rates.
www.univision.net /corp/en/pr/New_York_08082002-1.html   (544 words)

 A U. S. Television Chronology, 1875-1970
First live network transmission of TV pictures from inside a manned U.S. space capsule in orbit: Apollo 7 There were six such broadcasts during their eleven-day mission.
First TV pictures transmitted from a manned U.S. space capsule, astronaut Gordon Cooper's "Faith 7." Because the picture quality is poor, only NBC carries the transmission, and on tape-delay, not live.
FCC lifts TV freeze as of July 1; provides for 617 VHF and 1436 UHF allocations, including 242 non-commercial educational stations; establishes 3 zones with different mileage separation and antenna-height regulations; changes required of 30 TV stations.
members.aol.com /jeff560/chronotv.html   (7526 words)

 The Schubin New York WTC Letters
A jerk spray-painted graffitti on the side of the TV truck at the Met just as we were wrapping, and the Met house crew, all on their own time and in the wee hours of the morning, dug up some cleaning solvents and scrubbed it all off before the truck left.
From a TV standpoint, most analog and digital TV stations had been broadcasting from the top of the north tower of the World Trade Center, so they are all off the air.
As we left today's TV show, my wife had a lengthy conversation with one of the long-time security guards at the Metropolitan Opera (there are other, newer ones seemingly in every hallway).
www.symes.tv /Schubin/schubin_0109.htm   (14243 words)

The WJMN- TV tower, Harvey notes, is located approximately 30 miles north of Escanaba in order to reach as much of the Marquette market as possible while maintaining a city-grade signal to Escanaba, as required by Commission rules.
This overlap constitutes 67.7 percent of the area and 86.2 percent of the population within WBZ- TV's Grade B contour and 86.3 percent of the area and 93.9 percent of the population within that of WPRI-TV.
First, the television markets in which WBZ-TV and WPRI-TV are located are separate.
www.fcc.gov /Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1995_Orders/fcc95469.txt   (16144 words)

 American Journalism Review
The latest--U.S. News & World Report--joins a group of newsgathering partners that includes VH1 News, Court TV, CBS Healthwatch, CBS MarketWatch, CBS News, CNN, Hollywood.com, Office.com, the Learning Channel and New York's Daily News, which had teamed up with WCBS earlier, in May.
These partnerships usually benefit the television station more than the newspaper or magazine, says Av Westin, a former top-level TV news executive and author of "Best Practices for Television Journalists." "The big benefit is publicity for the newspaper or magazine," he says, adding that the real work in these agreements comes from the print side.
New York's Daily News produces a special segment for WCBS called "Inside the Daily News," which airs weekday mornings and is composed of that day's headlines.
www.ajr.org /Article.asp?id=170   (810 words)

 Floyd and Ford Reup With Court TV
Floyd first joined Court TV in 1996, where she served as an anchor and correspondent, covering the O.J. Simpson trial, the Oklahoma City bombings and several landmark cases involving the tobacco industry.
Court TV has rehired Jami Floyd and Jack Ford to the network's roster of daytime anchors, it was announced today by Marlene Dann, executive vp, Daytime Programming for the network.
She returns to Court TV from ABC News, where she served as a correspondent since 1999.
www.adweek.com /aw/search/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000779188   (232 words)

 Tech-Note #89
"WCBS is on at full power from the Empire State Building on channel 2 analog and WCBS-DT is on full power as well." Sidel said that viewer reports indicate that they are servicing their full Grade B contour for both analog and digital.
A transmitter for WPIX was shipped on September 12 and a transmitter for WCBS is in the process of being built.
Despite all the talk of rebuilding the Trade Center towers, any reconstruction would be years in coming, and that means the Empire State Building and the Alpine tower are likely to remain the area's primary TV sites for a while.
www.tech-notes.tv /Archive/tech_notes_090.htm   (3605 words)

 You're #@&$% Fired! - New York Times
Letters of protest have been sent to WCBS by representatives of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the Transport Workers Union and the Straphangers Campaign.
Before the morning was out, WCBS had fired him.
Chi'en is "a terrific young talent," said Fred Reynolds, president and chief executive of the Viacom Television Stations Group.
www.nytimes.com /2005/05/27/nyregion/27nyc.html?ex=1274846400&en=d9373f65b695454f&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss   (733 words)

 Variety.com - WCBS-TV downs 'Browne,' replaces it with 'Squares'
King World, a sister company of WCBS, distributes "Browne" and "Squares," and also the long-running "Inside Edition," which the station will shift from the graveyard timeslot of 2:30 a.m.
The CBS-owned TV station in Chicago, WBBM, has also canceled "Browne" as of March 27.
Although King World has made no formal announcement about the fate of "Browne," sources say the show will not be back for a sophomore season because it has underachieved in the Nielsens ever since it premiered in September 1999.
www.variety.com /article/VR1117779654?categoryid=14&cs=1   (253 words)

 WCBS Central
Thanks to the management of WCBS-TV for providing this moment and thanks to all of the people out there who have allowed me into their homes, in good times and bad, both on TV and, most of all, in person.
I want to thank all of the people behind-the-scenes who truly make TV happen.
"People approach me by my first name....That happens in local TV, that is special.
groups.msn.com /WCBSCentral/cbsnews.msnw?action=get_message&mview=0&ID_Message=1322&LastModified=4675513992197281642&all_topics=1   (635 words)

 CBS' Anastos Bolts to Fox
Anastos’ move follows more than two weeks after Jim Rosenfield left WNBC for WCBS-TV to co-anchor the 5 and 11 p.m.
In the recent May sweeps and 5 and 6 p.m., WCBS was third in overall household ratings and share and WNYW was sixth.
Both WCBS and WNYW local newscasts lag perennial leaders WABC, ABC’s owned-and-operated station and WNBC, NBC Universal’s owned-and-operated station.
www.adweek.com /mw/news/tvstations/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000964762   (256 words)

 Variety.com - Court TV, WCBS ink content pact
Since WCBS news director Joel Cheatwood is also VP of news for CBS TV stations, the plan could have a decent shot, but Schleiff said no deal is in the works.
Court TV has struck a deal with CBS-owned Gotham station WCBS to contribute original editorial news content to the station's evening newscast.
Court TV also announced Tuesday that it has commissioned two additional original hours of programming from ABC News' "Nightline" focusing on crime and punishment issues.
www.variety.com /article/VR1117787306?categoryid=14&cs=1   (386 words)

 WPIX leads N.Y. Emmys with 39 noms
In the breaking news category, WCBS nabbed two noms, and WXTV and cable's News 12 New Jersey received one each.
Although WCBS was third in nominations, it dominated the newscast categories.
WPIX drew four of the five nominations for anticipated news coverage as WCBS copped the other.
www.hollywoodreporter.com /thr/television/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000440968   (294 words)

Mike Pomeranz, currently an anchor for WCBS TV in New York, will join the KARE 11 News team January 2.
According to the WCBS Web site, Pomeranz has "led the station's breaking coverage of many major world and local events, including the devastating accounts of September 11, 2001."
kare11.com :: KARE 11 TV - KARE names new anchor
www.kare11.com /news/news_article.aspx?storyid=111465   (325 words)

 Press Release: Univision 41 in Weekly Clean Sweep of WCBS 2 in all Key News Periods
Press Release: Univision 41 in Weekly Clean Sweep of WCBS 2 in all Key News Periods
Univision 41 in Weekly Clean Sweep of WCBS 2 in all Key News Periods
which the audiences of TV stations nationwide are measured to set
www.univision.net /corp/en/pr/New_York_15072002-1.html   (388 words)

 Save Arthur Chi'en
Therefore, since WCBS probably knew of the risks, they should be fined immediately.
Obviously the policy to do live broadcasts from the street lies with WCBS management, not each individual reporter.
If I am wrong, and the FCC did fine WCBS, am curious as to the amount of such fine.
www.warptv.com /FCC.html   (264 words)

 NorthEast Radio Watch by Scott Fybush
The TV broadcasters who used the Trade Center believed they were prepared for just about any eventuality: they all had multiple transmitters and copious sources of backup power at the north tower.
By day's end, the TV stations were already making plans to bring a new site on line to restore at least a semblance of on-air service.
Meanwhile, Empire was also being carefully examined by several of the TV stations that had yet to return to the air, even at low power.
www.fybush.com /wtc-recovery.html   (5571 words)

 A X E L F. B A N G Healthcare
A video news release we helped script was requested by 40 local TV stations.
Ten TV interviews in national and major metro markets
-- Physician and clinical director of rehabilitation medicine, clinically blind, was featured in a national Associated Press story that was published in 50 metro news papers, on the Today Show (NBC-TV), Daily News feature and two local TV news stations.
www.axelbang.com /health/hlth_print.html   (1108 words)

 CBS 2 New York: WCBS-TV History
On November 1, 1946, the call letters were changed for the last time and became WCBS.
A 5-kilowatt transmitter atop the Chrysler Building began operation on June 20, 1949.
www.geocities.com /news2newyork/history.html   (464 words)

TV Networks Challenge FCC Over Indecent Language Charges
wcbs880.com   (579 words)

 Spanish-language TV beating WCBS
Two weeks into the July Nielsen sweeps, Spanish-language TV station WXTV is beating WCBS in key local weekday news races.
If WXTV maintains its lead, it will be the first time a Spanish station has beaten a network-owned station in a sweeps period in New York TV history.
and 11 p.m., Univision-owned Channel 41 reports higher Nielsen ratings than its English-language rival WCBS.
www.newyorkbusiness.com /news.cms?id=3776   (90 words)

 WCBS Central
"WCBS Central" is a WCBS-TV fan club on MSN Groups.
Welcome to WCBS Central, the ultimate group for fans of New York's CBS 2 News!
Browse through the provided links and add more websites to the list
groups.msn.com /WCBSCentral/homepage   (225 words)

 Converted from "3768.txt"
According to the World Radio and TV Handbook (1998 edition), Kazakhstan is the only country in the world that broadcasts daily Tatar-language programs on short waves.
Or a man who later became a very good friend of mine, newsman Jay Johnson who after many years in TV news in Green Bay WI, is now our Congressman.
Relatively new to CBS, but a local native with a decent track record in TV news.
www.airwaves.com /archive1/3768.html   (2091 words)

 WCBS-TV GM Exits For WNYW - 10/3/2005 5:51:00 PM - Broadcasting & Cable - CA6262683
Leone had been president and GM of WCBS since July 2002.
He had been VP of sales at WNBC before that, working for station GM Dennis Swanson..
www.broadcastingcable.com /article/CA6262683.html?title=Article&spacedesc=news   (136 words)

 WCBS TV: Are You On Uncle Sam\'s No Fly List?
WCBS TV: Are You On Uncle Sam\'s No Fly List?
WCBS TV: Are You On Uncle Sam's No Fly List?
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
www.refuseandresist.org /police_state/art.php?aid=1248   (855 words)

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