Author: Dominick Mastrangelo

NBC gives Pete Williams retirement send-off with ‘Today’ tribute

NBC is spending the week commemorating the three-decade career of longtime justice correspondent Pete Williams, culminating in an on-air tribute on the “Today” show on Friday morning. The network’s morning program played a segment showing clips of Williams’ career highlights covering the most consequential decisions from the Supreme Court and news coming from the Justice…

Dynamic shifts between Fox News, Donald Trump

Former President Trump while in office could usually turn to Fox News for comfort. There were differences from time to time, and Trump made headlines occasionally by going after personalities on Fox — most famously Megyn Kelly during a 2015 GOP presidential primary debate. But for the most part, Trump, a rabid cable news…

Keith Olbermann launches new podcast

Liberal pundit Keith Olbermann is starting a new podcast. “Countdown With Keith Olbermann” will begin streaming new episodes daily next month in conjunction with iHeartMedia, the company announced this week. The show will feature a news-driven mix and Olbermann’s trademark “Special Comment” political analysis and “Worst Person In The World” segment, iHeartMedia said. A longtime…

NFL unveils streaming service

The National Football League is breaking into the direct-to-consumer streaming business. The league announced on Monday it would launch NFL+ , a paid video streaming subscription service for its games starting this season. A basic subscription to NFL+ will be available in the NFL App for $4.99 per month or $39.99 per year. That package includes…