CBS Joins ABC & NBC in Mourning Violent Felon Who Died on NYC Subway
Picking up where their colleagues at ABC & NBC left off earlier in the day, CBS Evening News joined the leftist outrage mob in mourning Jordan Neely, a 30-year-old New York City homeless man and violent felon who had been arrested more than 40 times who died Monday during an incident on a New York City subway. According to multiple witnesses, Neely was menacing other passengers on…
Flashback: NewsBusters Exposed NBC’s Deceptive Zimmerman Edits
Eleven years ago this week, NewsBusters helped expose how deceptive editing by NBC News made the already-tense situation surrounding the killing of Trayvon Martin even worse; the resulting scandal led NBC to fire three people involved in the story, yet the network refused to issue an on-air correction or apology.
Nets Shamed into Rediscovering Train Derailment After MRC Study
On Tuesday, NewsBusters reported that the broadcast networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC had abandoned the environmental fallout from the February 3 train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio on their flagship morning and evening shows with zero seconds on ABC and only a minute and 42 seconds on CBS and NBC after an evacuation order was lifted on February 8.
Nets Sound Alarm Over Migrant Crisis, Lifting Trump-Era Title 42
After downplaying or ignoring the rapidly deteriorating situation at the southern border, the big three evening newscasts sang a different tune Wednesday night having realized they can no longer ignore the situation without looking out of touch.
CBS, NBC Arrive on the Border, Nets Cover Crisis With Midterms Over
After having been repeatedly called out on this site for skimping on the latest episode in the Biden border crisis, CBS and NBC finally had full segments Tuesday night and Wednesday morning on the record invasion of illegal immigrants pouring across the U.S. southern border and pushing strained border towns to a breaking point (while ABC moved on).
Bystander President: Nets Let Biden Escape Blame for Fentanyl Crisis
A devastating drug crisis is sweeping across the open southern border and wreaking havoc across the country. But while the network newscasts are covering the fentanyl epidemic, there has been almost no mention of culpability for Joe Biden, the man in charge of the immigration policy leading to the crisis. MRC analysts reviewed every fentanyl story on the network morning and evening newscasts…
Nets BURY Story of Heroic Soldier Who Drowned Saving Migrants
Last fall, the networks hyped the now-false claim that Border Agents attacked and “whipped” migrants at the border. But when a heroic National Guardsman drowned while attempting to rescue illegals in the Rio Grande river, CBS and NBC buried the story, allowing no coverage. ABC allowed a scant 20 seconds.
‘Expensive Political Stunt’: CBS Lashes Out at Texas Securing Border
On Thursday, CBS Mornings smeared the effort by Texas Governor Greg Abbott to secure the U.S. southern border using state law enforcement and National Guard troops as an “expensive political stunt.” The network broadcast seemed puzzled by why Texas would have to step in to stem the flow of illegal immigration, as if reporters were completely unaware of the Biden administration’s…
ABC, CBS Lament Truckers Opposing Canada’s ‘Efforts to Control’ COVID
After having all but ignored it for weeks (and footnoted it over the weekend), ABC and CBS devoted full segments on Monday morning to the “Freedom Convoy” in Canada by truck drivers and supporters protesting the Liberal government’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate, but dismissed them as standing in the way of Canada’s “efforts to control” the virus and making life difficult and violent for those in…
CBS, NBC Floored by ‘Shocking,’ ‘Unbelievable’ Looting in LA
Throughout the weekend and on Monday morning, CBS and NBC expressed exasperation and shock at the mass, rampant looting of cargo and packages from Union Pacific trains in Los Angeles, calling it “nuts,” “shocking,” “unbelievable,” and proof America’s “falling apart at the seams” to the point of “hav[ing] just totally lost control.”
Bozell: NBC Fires Another Producer in Fake Zimmerman Audio Scandal, Bu
Another head has rolled behind NBC’s iron curtain as the troubled, so-called "news" network continues to drop the guillotine on those responsible for the deliberately misleading edits to Zimmerman’s 9-1-1 call. NBC has now fired three people from two different offices over at least two different edits of George Zimmerman’s now infamous 9-1-1 call prior to the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.…
NBC News President: Network Should 'Probably' Apologize On-Air for Rep
It's been several weeks since NBC disgraced itself by repeatedly airing doctored audio of George Zimmerman talking to a 9-1-1 dispatcher but the network has yet to apologize on the air, hoping instead that its paltry efforts of firing a lone producer and conducting an investigation into the matter but not releasing a report to the public would be sufficient. Incredibly, it was a New York Times…