Rachel Maddow and Mary Trump make formidable TV combination

NEW YORK (AP) — Not only can President Donald Trump's niece Mary sell books, she can draw a crowd on television. Her one-hour interview with Rachel Maddow last Thursday reached 5.2 m...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, April 1, the 92nd day of 2020. There are 274 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 1,...

Virus briefings are the new campaign rallies for Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has a new daily ritual now that a pandemic has put the kibosh on the signature campaign rallies that got him elected four years ago: the coronavirus briefing. ...

Networks face decision: How long to stick with Trump?

NEW YORK (AP) — Six television networks began showing President Donald Trump's briefing on the coronavirus outbreak late Monday, but only Fox News Channel stuck it out to the end nearly two hours late...

McCaskill makes transition from Senate to television

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News analyst Claire McCaskill is talking about some of the shows where she appears — “Morning Joe,” Rachel Maddow or Nicolle Wallace's hours— when a questioner slips in a little te...

Matthews apologizes for Nazi analogy to Sanders victory

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC's Chris Matthews apologized Monday to Bernie Sanders for comparing the Democratic senator's win in the Nevada caucus to the Nazi takeover of France. Matthews' s...

Fox News has best ratings since Trump election, inauguration

NEW YORK (AP) — The week President Donald Trump was acquitted in his impeachment trial was Fox News Channel's best in the ratings since the weeks he was elected and inaugurated. The ...

ABC News to bolster streaming service with live programming

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC News is moving aggressively to boost its streaming service with the belief that these products will change the news business over the next decade the way cable channels CNN, Fox Ne...

MSNBC's Maddow reaches record audience with Parnas interview

NEW YORK (AP) — There's no apparent impeachment fatigue among viewers of MSNBC's Rachel Maddow. Her prime-time show, which has been on for more than 11 years, had its largest audienc...

Gretchen Carlson wants to speak freely about Fox News tenure

NEW YORK (AP) — When Gretchen Carlson heard that NBC News was considering letting people out of their non-disclosure agreements involving alleged sexual misconduct at the network, she couldn't help bu...

Time's Up asks NBC to release NDAs, hold independent probe

NEW YORK (AP) — Time's Up has called on NBC Universal to release all former employees from non-disclosure agreements that might be preventing them from speaking out about sexual misconduct. ...

One America News sues Rachel Maddow for $10 million

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A conservative television network is suing Rachel Maddow for calling it "paid Russian propaganda." One America News seeks $10 million in a federal suit filed Monday ...

NBC accused of helping China by attacking The Epoch Times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – United States media giant NBC has been accused of helping China’s cause by criticizing The Epoch Times, an English-language newspaper considered close to the Falun G...

Analysis: Tell us everything (but keep it to 60 seconds)

NEW YORK (AP) — "Each man shall make an opening statement of approximately eight minutes' duration," CBS-TV moderator Howard K. Smith intoned as John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon began the first te...

Technical snafu interrupts NBC's first presidential debate

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC's coverage of the first Democratic debate of the 2020 campaign season has been interrupted by a technical snafu that forced the network to go into a lengthy commercial break. ...