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Popular New England TV Personality Bianca de la Garza Shines as a Single Mom

Caroline Presno | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment
Caroline Presno

In a Q&A with Garza, I asked about her parenting style with her 8-year-old daughter, Danica, the challenges of being a single mom and how she overcomes them, and the specific steps she takes to balance career and motherhood.

News Anchor Dances To T.I.; His Co-Anchor Is Not Impressed

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 11.04.2014 | Media

Who says news anchors can't have a little fun during commercial breaks? Dan Thorn, of WVNS 59 News, certainly thinks they can. Between on-air segme...

Good News! There's A 100 Percent Chance Of Puppy Hugs

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.14.2014 | Comedy

Wouldn't it be awesome if traffic jams weren't possible and dogs on skateboards wanted to hang out with you? Well, you're in luck. Since the world ...

Jimmy Fallon Reminds Us That There's Still SOME Good News Out There

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.22.2014 | Comedy

The world is full of bad news. There are wars, taxes, new Johnny Depp movies, and the list just goes on and on. In order to counter all those stori...

WATCH: Anchor Calls Out Florida Governor

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 06.13.2014 | Media

Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) has spent $13.5 million on reelection ads for television, most of it in Central Florida. But that doesn't mean he ...

Lupita Tried To Tell Us This A Long Time Ago

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 04.25.2014 | Black Voices

By now, we're sure you've received the news that Lupita Nyong'o was named People magazine's Most Beautiful Person for 2014. And you may have also real...

What If These Wild Media Rumors...Were TRUE?

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.03.2014 | Media

The media world is a hotbed of constantly spreading rumor. Did you hear that this host is jumping ship? Or that that anchor is moving to a rival netwo...

Dana Oliver

A Tribute To Tamron Hall's 'Today' Show Style

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Oliver | Posted 02.25.2014 | Style

When I heard the news that "Today" regular Tamron Hall was officially named a co-host of the 9 a.m. hour, I couldn't help but let out a squeal of exci...

Penis Makes Surprise Appearance On Czech News Broadcast

Posted 10.03.2013 | Media

Oh, balls. A Czech news anchor was upstaged during a live broadcast when an image of a penis accidentally appeared on a monitor behind his head. ...

Go Home News, You're Drunk

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.25.2013 | Comedy

September has been a month filled with important international events. You might have been watching the news extra closely, but you still might have m...

WATCH: Breaking News Shocks TV Anchor

Posted 03.19.2013 | Weddings

Here's a story one TV news anchor never thought she'd break on air -- she's getting married! During Huntsville, Alabama news station FOX54's Saturd...

Sue Simmons Signs Off After 32 Years As News Anchor In New York

nydailynews.com | Posted 06.19.2012 | Black Voices

If Sue Simmons had a farewell speech for her 32 years at Ch. 4, she never got a chance to deliver it Friday night on her last newscast, mostly because...

An Interview with Tom Llamas

Jordana Zizmor | Posted 08.06.2012 | Media
Jordana Zizmor

He is not the typical anchorman who just reads the teleprompter but he is actually invested in every story. I met up with Tom last week to talk about everything from how he got started at NBC to Twitter.

Real Reporting Does Not Include Hollywood

Leslie Griffith | Posted 06.11.2012 | Media
Leslie Griffith

In the U.K., news "anchors" are called "presenters." It's high time we make that distinction here in America as well.

WATCH: 9News Weatherman FAIL

Posted 12.14.2011 | Denver

Funny news fails are a staple of YouTube. From bugs flying into mouths to accidentally cursing on air, who doesn't love a good old blooper? And if it...

The Best New York Wake-Up Call

Jordana Zizmor | Posted 10.05.2011 | New York
Jordana Zizmor

I look forward to watching Rosanna Scotto on Good Day New York every morning. I met up with Rosanna at the studio last week to talk about everything from her early morning schedule to Twitter.

WATCH: Anchor Cracks Up At Fart Story

Posted 08.27.2011 | Comedy

You're a professional journalist. You went through years of training to learn about ethics and bias and responsible reporting. You put in your time as...

TV News Beauty Contests

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bob Franken

You can be sure that some enterprising TV executive, somewhere, is going to take advantage of this. In about a year, the station's newscast, featuri...

Allison Payne, WGN Anchor, Discusses Battle With Addiction

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rumors have circulated for several years about whether WGN news anchor Allison Payne had a drinking problem, and during a Thursday broadcast, the 20 y...

News Anchor Can't Stop Laughing While Describing A Gruesome Murder (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

This local news anchor just cannot keep it together while she describes a gruesome murder. A man in Michigan was arrested on suspicion of chopping up...

Titillating the News Business

William Fisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
William Fisher

Thanks to America Online, we've just hit a new low in the dumbing down of news. Not a bottom, mind you, just a new low. Because the lowest of the low...

Open Letter to the Next Generation of Cronkites

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

As we embrace Twitter and the blog, we must also be committed to forging a new pathway to the truth and the hard work of uncovering the information necessary to sustain a healthy democracy.

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-at-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rob Morrison

One of the beautiful things about being "in between jobs" is you have plenty of time to try new things.

A Lion Is Chewing my Foot off, Somebody Call a Cop! 2

Norman Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Norman Horowitz

Would things be any different had the broadcast networks been "free" to keep America informed about our wars and the constitutional violations as well as the entirety of the run of the mill transgressions perpetrated by the Bush/Cheney administration?

Twitter Growing In Popularity Among TV News Personalities

Washington Post | Howard Kurtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"Here's a chance through Twitter, all these social networks, to break the glass in front of the tube," says "Nightline" co-anchor Terry Moran. "It giv...