Anchors away to Mideast

NEW YORK -- Networks continued sending anchors to the Middle East this week as a progress report on the troop increases in Iraq is released and tensions with Iran continue to be high. NBC's Today ...

Cooper is CNN's $4 mil man

CNN anchor Anderson Cooper has reportedly signed a new contract with the network, guaranteeing him at least $4 million per year. The new deal with Cooper, host of CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360," would ...

CBS, CNN, NBC honored at Biz Emmys

CBS, CNN, NBC honored at Biz Emmys NEW YORK -- CBS, CNN and NBC won two awards apiece and PBS scored one in the fourth annual Business & Financial Emmys ceremony Thursday in Manhattan. CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 received the award for ...

'60' leads way for CBS in biz Emmy noms

'60' leads way for CBS in biz Emmy noms NEW YORK -- CBS News cleaned up among nominees for the fourth annual Emmy Awards for Business & Financial Reporting, with three times the nominations as the next nearest competitor. CBS News had 15 ...

CNN hooks up new studio for video feeds

CNN hooks up new studio for video feeds NEW YORK -- CNN on Tuesday took the wraps off a new high-tech studio that will house Anderson Cooper 360, Paula Zahn Now and American Morning. Zahn and Cooper's shows -- three hours of primetime out ...

'60 Minutes' leads News Emmys

NEW YORK -- Reports by the late Peter Jennings on ABC News' Iraq: Where Things Stand series and a range of coverage of Hurricane Katrina and terrorism issues were among the winners Monday night at the ...

Jolie "Terrified" by Birth

Jolie Angelina Jolie has spoken publicly for the first time about how she was "terrified" while giving birth to her baby daughter Shiloh Nouvel. Oscar winner Jolie, who also has two adopted children, was ...

Cooper Lands First Post-Birth US Jolie Interview

Cooper Lands First Post-Birth US Jolie Interview CNN anchorman Anderson Cooper has landed Angelina Jolie's first post-Namibia TV interview for his Anderson Cooper 360 show. Cooper taped the candid chat in a Los Angeles hotel earlier this week. It ...

Cooper working part-time at '60 Minutes'

Cooper working part-time at '60 Minutes' NEW YORK -- CNN's Anderson Cooper will become a 60 Minutes contributor in the fall, reporting four or five stories to the landmark CBS show. Cooper will remain the headliner of Anderson Cooper 360, ...

Brown exits CNN as Cooper gains slot

NEW YORK -- After days of rumors and an uncomfortable pairing on the late-night cable news schedule following Hurricane Katrina, CNN parted ways with Aaron Brown and gave Anderson Cooper sole ...

The Vine: CNN toying with new 'NewsNight'

NEW YORK -- Has CNN come to the end of the road in its pairing of Aaron Brown and Anderson Cooper on a recently expanded NewsNight? Speculation is rampant that CNN is weighing the possibility of ...

CNN evolving in primetime, morning slots

NEW YORK -- More changes are in the air for CNN's morning and primetime programming, with two American Morning co-hosts leaving the show and the channel naming new executive producers for Anderson ...

Feb. is wintry time for cable news nets

Feb. is wintry time for cable news nets NEW YORK -- Politics, Donald Trump and Dennis Miller helped NBC's two cable news networks improve their share of the primetime news audience last month, but it's far from certain they can maintain the ...