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Twitter Will Livestream CBS News’ Coverage of the Republican and Democratic Conventions

Twitter and CBS are planning to livestream the Republican and Democratic National Conventions later this month.

ABC News Catches NBC News in Ratings and Revenue, but Innovation Poses Challenges

They call it the "mobile majority"—and it's changing the way Americans access media.According to a report released this morning by the Pew Research Center, 39 of the top 50 digital news websites—and associated applications—get more traffic from mobile devices than from desktop computers.

‘Queen of Instagram’ Gayle King Spills Her Guilty TV Pleasures

Specs Who Gayle King Age 60 Claim to fame Co-host of CBS This Morning (weekdays at 7 a.m.) and editor at large of O, The Oprah Magazine (currently celebrating its 15th anniversary)

Peers Mourn the Death of 60 Minutes’ Bob Simon

Bob Simon, the 60 Minutes mainstay whose gentlemanly-but-stern TV reporting was among CBS News' enduring signatures for decades, died Wednesday night in New York City after a livery cab accident. He was 73. 

CBS Prepares to Launch 24-hour Digital News Network

CBS is preparing a new 24-hour digital news network with an accompanying marketing campaign, reports Capital New York.

It’s Official: Deborah Turness Named President of NBC News

A little more than a week after word began circulating that ITV News editor Deborah Turness was on the verge of being named president of NBC News, Pat Fili-Krushel made it official.

Major Garrett Headed for CBS News

Major Garrett is headed back to TV, taking over as CBS News' chief White House correspondent on Nov. 25. He replaces Norah O'Donnell, who last summer moved over to CBS This Morning.

N.Y. Media Fumbles, Fights Its Way Through Sandy

It was the biggest storm in New York in nearly 80 years, and while most of the city's media were prepared to meet the challenge, some were not. For example, the flooding on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange did not, in fact, take place.

Andy Rooney Will Say Goodbye to ’60 Minutes’

Longtime 60 Minutes commentator Andy Rooney will end his regular run on the program this Sunday, CBS News said today.

CBS Cuts Ties With Source of False Steve Jobs Death Tweet

Remember last week when the Twitter account of series What’s Trending sent out a tweet that Steve Jobs had died? And then redacted it?