CBS News and PBS Shine at News & Documentary Emmy Awards

National Academy of Television Arts & SciencesWilliam J. Small, CBS News Chief and Former President of NBC News, Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Winners of the 35th Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards were announced this week by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS).  The News & Documentary Emmy® Awards were presented at a ceremony at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in the Time Warner Center in New York City.

The event was attended by more than 900 television and news media industry executives, news and documentary producers and journalists. Emmy® Awards were presented in 43 categories, including the first-ever categories reserved for news & documentary programming in Spanish.

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CBS Sunday Morning is #1 Sunday Morning News Program for 2012-13 season

CBS-Sunday-MorningPOSTS ITS BEST MAY SWEEPS DELIVERY IN VIEWERS SINCE THE ADVENT OF PEOPLE METERS IN 1987, AND ITS BEST DELIVERY FOR A MAY SWEEP IN ADULTS 25-54 SINCE 2007 – THE DEMOGRAPHIC THAT MATTERS MOST TO THOSE WHO ADVERTISE IN NEWS

‘CBS Sunday Morning With Charles Osgood’ was the #1 Sunday morning news program in adults 25-54, viewers and households for the 2012-2013 television season, most current, according to Nielsen. ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ posted its best season delivery in adults 25-54 since 2009-2010, in viewers since 1992-1993 and in households since 1993-1994. [Read more…]

CBS News Launches New Ad Campaign, Branding Itself the Network of ‘Original Reporting’

CBS News debuted a new promo on the “Early Show” this morning.The 30-second spot poses the question: “What is original reporting?” and features short clips of the CBS news team — including “Evening News” anchor Scott Pelley and chief White House correspondent Norah O’Donnell — before flashing to archival clips of “60 Minutes,” as the voiceover says “It’s not like we invented original reporting on television. Oh, wait: yes, we did.”