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TV Networks Beefing Up Staff for 2020 Presidential Election

NEW YORK — The competitive chiefs of ABC, CBS and NBC News found something to agree on Thursday: Each is hiring more staff to cover the 2020 presidential election than they have for any other election. That's partly due to growing digital operations at the ...
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‘The View’ Host Under Fire for Use of Blackface

NEW YORK — Joy Behar and ABC were silent Thursday after an old photo resurfaced of "The View" co-host using makeup to darken her skin for a Halloween costume, the latest flashpoint in a series of blackface scan...
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‘Dancing With the Stars’ No Longer Hopping for ABC

NEW YORK — The dance floor is thinning over at ABC. Each episode averaged 8.2 million viewers the night that it aired and during the week afterward, down 22 percent from last year's average of 10.4 million. The Nielsen company says viewership is down for...

Tiger Woods Juices Ratings for PGA Championship

NEW YORK — There's nothing like a late charge from Tiger Woods to juice the ratings of a major golf tournament. CBS reached 8.5 million viewers Sunday for final-round competition at the PGA Championship from...
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Did Cohen Just Fire a Warning Shot at Trump?

NEW YORK — After once boasting he would "take a bullet" for Donald Trump, the president's longtime personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen fired a possible warning shot toward the White House, saying he now puts "family and country first." In his first inte...

Working on a half-billion dollar project

Should unions be able to decide who gets hired to work on a half-billion dollar public works project? That is the decision that will be made by the board that oversees the area’s community colleges. It is an is...