The Ticker: Williams, Finney, ’60’

By Chris Ariens 

  • Brian Williams will anchor “NBC Nightly News” from Ferguson, Missouri tonight following the grand jury’s decision to not indict police officer Darren Wilson.

  • Former MSNBC host Karen Finney is joining Media Matters as a Senior Fellow and consultant. She will write commentary pieces for the progressive research and information site.

  • “60 Minutes” was the No. 3 TV program of the week drawing 17.2 million viewers. The show got a lift from the Dolphins-Broncos game which drew 25 million viewers in its final half hour.