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A.J. Katz

A.J. Katz is the senior editor of Adweek's TVNewser, where he specializes in covering programming, personalities and data.

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TV Newsers Share Stories of Reporting From the Capitol During the Insurrection

Programming & Performance

TV news correspondents share their observations and insights from reporting.

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Bloomberg Media CEO Sees Good News Ahead in 2021 Despite Uncertain Media Landscape

Publishing

As the pandemic subsides, Justin Smith predicts growth for digital-first publishers.

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10 Things You Need to Know About Newsmax, the Surging Conservative News Network

Programming & Performance

Newsmax might not have been on your radar until its recent ratings uptick, so here are 10 things you need to know about the surging conservative news network.

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Election Night Coverage Draws 56.9 Million Viewers Across 21 Networks

Politics

Fox News was the most-watched network, followed by CNN and MSNBC.

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How TV’s 2020 Election Night Coverage Will Look Different From 2016

Politics

TV news executives on how election night coverage will look different this year, and what they'll do if the presidential race isn't called on Tuesday night.

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Final Presidential Debate Draws 63 Million Viewers

Programming & Performance

The last presidential debate's ratings fell from the first face-off, but doubled the combined turnout at last week's dueling town halls.

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ABC Outdraws NBC in Thursday’s Dueling Presidential Town Halls

Programming & Performance

Joe Biden's ABC town hall audience was larger, despite Trump's NBC telecast also airing on MSNBC and CNBC.

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CBS News Chief Susan Zirinsky: ‘Our Job Is to Reveal America to Itself’

Convergent TV

CBS News chief Susan Zirinsky spoke at Adweek's Convergent TV summit about her network's multiplatform approach to coverage.

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The News Industry Sees ‘Glimmers of Hope,’ Despite a Challenging 2020

NewFronts

Top news executives from BBC Global News, Vice Media and NPR discussed the state of the news industry in a wild 2020.

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Barstool Sports CEO on Why Advertisers Shouldn’t Be Scared of the Edgy Platform

NewFronts

In its NewFronts debut, Barstool Sports announced it is building a new creative studio to produce content for brands.