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September 11, 2008: 'Late Show' wins with Obama appearance
Comments: 0 | Categories: Barack Obama , CBS
By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK -- "Late Show With David Letterman" soared Wednesday with appearances by Sen. Barack Obama and Cleveland Cavaliers player LeBron...

August 25, 2008: CBS pickup of 'Flashpoint' likely
Comments: 2 | Categories: CBS , Flashpoint , Renewed
Buried in all the "American Idol" and ABC pickup action today: Canadian broadcaster CTV renewed crime drama "Flashpoint" for a second season. So does that...

August 14, 2008: 'Moonlight' star O'Loughlin signs new deal
Comments: 21 | Categories: CBS , Moonlight
'Moonlight star Alex O'Loughlin is staying at CBS. The Australian actor has signed a talent holding deal with the network, sister studio CBS Paramount TV...

August 1, 2008: CBS improves Thursday ratings
Comments: 0 | Categories: Big Brother , CBS , Ratings
CBS' shaken-up Thursday lineup seemed to pay off last night: "Big Brother" hit a season high and "Flashpoint" earned its best rating since its premiere....

July 25, 2008: 'Flashpoint' benefits from time-period shift
Comments: 1 | Categories: CBS , Flashpoint , Ratings
CBS saw some ratings benefit to shaking up its Thursday night lineup. Crime drama "Flashpoint" (6.7 million, 1.7/5) won the 10 p.m. hour last night,...

July 18, 2008: Woof! CBS' 'American Dog' ratings
Comments: 0 | Categories: CBS , Ratings
Article Template Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance" topped the ratings even though the reality competition series fell to its second lowest-rated Thursday yet....

July 18, 2008: Comparing 'Fringe' and 'Eleventh Hour'
Comments: 1 | Categories: CBS , Eleventh Hour , Fox , Fringe , TCA
TCA -- A screenwriter would have a tough time inventing three character names better than those on CBS' "Eleventh Hour" panel: Ethan Reiff, Cyrus Voris...

July 18, 2008: CBS: 'Moonlight' fans just liked O'Loughlin
Comments: 24 | Categories: CBS , Moonlight , TCA
TCA -- Okay, let's go there one more time. A critic asks if the “insane reaction” from “Moonlight” fans discourages CBS’ plans for future genre-driven...

July 18, 2008: CBS defends Barack Obama trip coverage
Comments: 0 | Categories: Barack Obama , CBS , Katie Couric , TCA
TCA -- The CBS News team defended their plans to extensively cover Barack Obama's trip to the Middle East and Europe next week, sending their...

July 18, 2008: Katie Couric: I'm not leaving 'CBS Evening News'
Comments: 2 | Categories: CBS , Katie Couric , TCA
TCA -- Katie Couric was repeated asked by critics at press tour about reports that she will soon exit her position as anchor of "CBS...

July 18, 2008: New 'CSI' character has shades of 'Dexter'
Comments: 0 | Categories: CBS , CSI , TCA
TCA -- CBS entertainment president detailed the usual character that will fill the void left by Billy Petersen’s departure from "CSI" -- a scientist with...

July 16, 2008: Gene Simmons to judge Burnett's 'Jingles'
Comments: 0 | Categories: CBS
CBS is about to announce that rock 'n' reality star Gene Simmons will be the head judge on Mark Burnett's reality series "Jingles." The former...

July 14, 2008: 'Big Brother' premieres steady
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With flat being the new up, CBS' "Big Brother" (6.3 million viewers, 2.1 preliminary adults 18 to 49 rating and 7 share) had a successful...

July 12, 2008: CBS' 'Flashpoint' tops Friday
Comments: 0 | Categories: CBS , Flashpoint , Ratings
The premiere of scripted Canadian acquisition "Flashpoint" kept CBS on top Friday with a surprisingly fair debut considering its time period. Expectations were below-the-floor for...

June 26, 2008: CBS premiere dates; 'Hills'; 'Dukes'
Comments: 0 | Categories: CBS
-- CBS fall premiere dates announced. Obama and McCain delay "CSI"…. -- "Dukes of Hazzard" star rejects primetime network series to take a chance on...

June 25, 2008: CBS to air Lawler vs. Smith rematch
Comments: 2 | Categories: CBS , Ultimate Fighting
CBS announced its next EliteXC ultimate fighting event, and it includes a rematch of a controversial bout from last month’s premiere. "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler and...

June 24, 2008: CBS orders more 'Password'
Comments: 2 | Categories: CBS
CBS ordered six more episodes of "Million Dollar Password," its Regis Philbin-hosted game show. The show has averaged only a 2.0 rating (9 million viewers),...

June 23, 2008: 'Moonlight' is dead, for real this time
Comments: 124 | Categories: Canceled , CBS , Moonlight
Like the final minutes of a vampire movie where you think the creature is dead until it lunges up for one last attack, online reports...

June 20, 2008: 'Swingtown' wins hour
Comments: 0 | Categories: CBS
Without basketball playoff competition this week, CBS' "Swingtown" came in second place for the night and won the 10 p.m. hour. The drama nonetheless continued...

June 9, 2008: Lakers vs. Celtics top Sunday ratings
Comments: 0 | Categories: CBS
ABC led Sunday night with its presentation of Game 2 of the NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics. The game's numbers...

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