Strain to hear the truth

Washington Post editorial writer and MSNBC substitute anchor Jonathan Capehart admitted after Michael Brown's death last August that "We know very little about what happened...

Displeasure Cruz

...Duck Goose," sniffed Slate's Jordan Weissmann."He is Sarah Palin," cable-TV gadfly Donnie Deutsch said about Cruz on MSNBC's Morning Joe. "He is theater. He is completely unelectable."With such a weak Democratic pipeline, expect to see the...

MSNBC gets lost in the crowd

...usual audience the last two weeks, but MSNBC President Erik Sorenson couldn't enjoy...won't. When Fox News Channel and MSNBC were both created in 1996 to compete against CNN, most analysts believed MSNBC - backed by the powerful team of NBC...

MSNBC names Dan Abrams as its new G.M.

...correspondent Dan Abrams was put in charge of MSNBC Monday - and his first move was to take...NBC News executive Phil Griffin, another MSNBC veteran. The management team replaces Rick Kaplan, who left MSNBC last week. Abrams, a Duke University...

MSNBC changes its brand

NEW YORK - MSNBC, the third-rated cable news network...features. The brand campaign replaces MSNBC's most recent tag line, "The Best News on Cable," which was preceded by "MSNBC: The Whole Picture." The new brand is...

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NBC buys majority stake in MSNBC from Microsoft

...NBC is acquiring a majority stake in MSNBC from Microsoft Corp., giving NBC greater...ownership of the channel's Web site, MSNBC.com. After two years, NBC will have...in its infancy at the time. But while MSNBC.com has become one of the highest-ranked...

Olbermann leaving MSNBC for Fox Sports

...here with Monica Lewinsky and is leaving MSNBC to go back to sports. Fox Sports News...two years of Olbermann's contract with MSNBC to hire the wisecracking anchor as host...announcements without permission. Any anger at MSNBC over his quick exit is likely to be eased...

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MSNBC's `The Site' canceled

...Emmy award-winning technology show on MSNBC, has been canceled because it does not...cancellation was announced Thursday by MSNBC and program creator Ziff-Davis Inc...will focus on computing and the Internet. MSNBC and NBC News will seek to make other programming...

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MSNBC unveils new studio

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) - MSNBC has an expensive new studio complete...after it took to the air, however, MSNBC officials are mum on the size of its...won't give out numbers on their own. MSNBC, a venture between NBC and Microsoft...

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Ron Reagan will be host of new MSNBC show

...daytime talk show scheduled twice a day on MSNBC. Son of the late President Reagan, he'll...Coast" with Monica Crowley, who joined MSNBC from Fox News Channel last year. It will...cable - smart, respectful and engaging," MSNBC President Rick Kaplan said. While Crowley...