The Evening Ticker: Banfield, Lawsuit, ‘CTM’

By Alex Weprin Comment

  • CNN anchor Ashleigh Banfield and “The Newsroom” creator Aaron Sorkin appear to be an item. The pair arrived at a film premiere together last week, and were photographed on the red carpet together. Banfield was a consultant on season two of the HBO show.

  • Toyota has signed on as a presenting sponsor of “CBS This Morning.” The automaker will sponsor the “Eye Opener” segment, and is also lending its name to the show’s signature glass green room, now called the “Toyota Green Room.”