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Burleigh Hines Dead: Longtime CBS 2 Reporter Dies At 77

CBS 2 | Jim Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Burleigh Hines, a reporter at Channel 2 for more than 25 years, passed away Sunday morning at age 77. ...

Anna Davlantes Joins Fox-Owned WFLD After Leaving Channel 5

Chicago Tribune | Phil Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Anna Davlantes, who bolted WMAQ-Ch. 5 this summer after nine years, has joined WFLD-Ch. 32 as a contributing anchor and reporter for the Fox-owned sta...

Feder: Where Is The African-American Presence On "Chicago Tonight"?

Vocalo | Robert Feder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The idea of a Chicago television news operation without a single African American reporter or anchor on staff seems like a throwback to some other era...

Bill Kurtis, Walter Jacobson Reuniting To Anchor CBS 2 News

CBS 2 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

For one night only, the legendary CBS 2 news team of Bill Kurtis and Walter Jacobson will anchor the news this Friday at 10 p.m....

Anna Davlantes Cleared To Find New TV Deal

Chicago Tribune | Phil Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The anchor and reporter who has been off the air since the end of July, when she walked away from NBC-owned WMAQ-Ch. 5 after nine years, has emerged f...

Harry Porterfield Back At CBS 2 After Leaving WLS-Channel 7

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Longtime Chicago television broadcaster Harry Porterfield will be the 11 a.m. co-anchor and a news reporter on WBBM-TV, the city's CBS...

Anna Davlantes Done At NBC 5

Chicago Sun-Times | LEWIS LAZARE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It's official: Weekend co-anchor and general assignment reporter Anna Davlantes has left NBC-owned WMAQ-Channel 5....

Harry Porterfield, Venerable TV Newsman, Out At WLS-Channel 7

Chicago Tribune | Phil Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Anchor and reporter Harry Porterfield, a celebrated Chicago TV fixture for 45 years, the last 24 at WLS-Ch. 7, is leaving the ABC owned-and-operated s...

Bob Sirott Leaves NBC Channel 5 After Contract Clash

Chicago Tribune | Phil Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Bob Sirott, long expected to take over Warner Saunders' 10 p.m. anchor chair on WMAQ-Ch. 5, instead is leaving the NBC-owned station three weeks after...

Warner Saunders, Renaissance Man

Hermene Hartman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Hermene Hartman

Warner Saunders' career spanned the riots that resulted from Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination to having a hunch about a young politician named Barack Obama.

Chicago Television News Stations To Share News And Video Resources

Chicago Tribune | Phil Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Four Chicago television stations are expected later today to announce they soon will be sharing newsgathering resources at general news events, source...

Pedestrian Danger at Museum Campus

Mike Doyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mike Doyle

I watched a steady stream of parents with kids almost getting hit by cars, and the local alderman, police and news stations did everything but laugh in my face for telling them what I was seeing.

New Main Anchor At Fox Chicago

TV Newser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Breaking: Insiders at Chicago's Fox O&O WFLD-TV tell TVNewser that Jeff Goldblatt, Fox News Channel's Chicago-based correspondent, is in the newsroom ...