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Editor's Letter: Heat Seekers Adweek's Hot List continues to evolve and expand to reflect the industry

Invariably, like the change of seasons or perhaps a migration of birds south, the calls start coming in May: “Have you started to work on the Hot List yet?” In covering…

September 1, 2013, 10:12 PM EDT

Former Mad Men Star Jared Harris Stays Away From Social Media Internet cocktails, however …

Specs Who Jared Harris Age 51 Accomplishments Stars as Hodge Starkweather in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, in theaters Aug. 21; played ill-fated ad exec Lane Pryce on Mad Men; appeared as…

August 22, 2013, 11:33 PM EDT

CNN's Remodeled Digital Platform Looks Really Expensive Site now includes live network stream

You can watch CNN on CNN.com as of this morning. It's in a little window in a corner of the site, running live from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., and…

August 14, 2013, 5:24 PM EDT

Study: Press Is a Great Political Watchdog but Lousy Reporter News outlets get bad grades for inaccuracy, bias

The public gives the press high marks for its role as a watchdog, but that's about where the good report card ends. When it comes to accuracy, fairness and independence,…

August 9, 2013, 11:54 AM EDT

Al Jazeera America Finds a Leader in ABC News Vet Kate O’Brian joins well-funded startup channel

With a little less than a month to go before its launch, Al Jazeera America has selected ABC News veteran Kate O’Brian to serve as its president. In her new role,…

July 22, 2013, 3:17 PM EDT

Nate Silver Dumps New York Times for ESPN FiveThirtyEight wunderkind joins forces with sports giant

The New York Times has let statistics wunderkind Nate Silver slip from its grasp, much to the delight of ESPN and ABC News. Silver, the political number cruncher who predicted the…

July 20, 2013, 5:39 PM EDT

Hell Freezes Over, Olbermann Rejoins ESPN Pariah sports anchor to helm late-night chat show

Sixteen years after blowing up the sports world’s version of the Bridge on the River Kwai, Keith Olbermann has made nice with ESPN. Sources on Tuesday night said that the 54-year-old…

July 17, 2013, 7:27 AM EDT

Nearly 11 Million Viewers Turned to Cable for Zimmerman Verdict Fox News Channel, CNN rack up huge ratings as trial ends

Approximately 10.6 million viewers on Saturday night turned to the cable news networks as a Florida jury returned a “not guilty” verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. According to Nielsen, Fox…

July 15, 2013, 2:09 PM EDT

Zucker's Changes at CNN Are Already Bearing Fruit Walls between shows come down

The good ship CNN is riding a little higher on the waves. After months of plummeting ratings and a high-profile game of C-suite musical chairs, the original cable news network…

July 10, 2013, 8:38 AM EDT

NBCU Preps Syndicated Meredith Vieira Show Former Today show co-anchor returns to morning TV in fall 2014

Two years after bowing out as a co-anchor on NBC’s Today show, Meredith Vieira is planning her return to morning TV. The 59-year-old talk show veteran will saddle up for…

July 9, 2013, 4:16 PM EDT

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