Alex Weprin

Rebekah Brooks back as CEO of News UK — report:

Murdoch may bring back lieutenant at center of hacking scandal into top London job

Bio: Alex Weprin is deputy editor for POLITICO Media. He also writes about TV.

Latest Articles:

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MSNBC moves Al Sharpton to Sunday mornings

'PoliticsNation' moves to Sundays on Oct. 4

Aug. 26, 2015

 
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‘Black Monday’ doubles ratings for financial news channels

CNBC and Fox Business Network doubled their regular viewership as stocks fell

Aug. 25, 2015

 
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Donald Trump on cable news, the Murdochs and Maureen Dowd

Lots of 'friends' in the media, but lots of tussling

Aug. 19, 2015

 
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Here’s why Buzzfeed, Vice and Vox want to be on TV

Digital media companies look to go analog

Aug. 18, 2015

 
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Debate gives Fox News best ratings since the Iraq war

24 million debate viewers made FNC the ratings leader

Aug. 11, 2015

 
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In the content-spending arms race, TV execs see destruction for many

As media companies spend more and more on content, the future looks blurry

Aug. 11, 2015

 
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3.5 million watch Jon Stewart’s final ‘Daily Show’

The final episode of The Daily Show under Stewart's tenure averaged 3.5 million viewers

Aug. 7, 2015

 
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Fox News GOP primary debate smashes ratings records

24 million watch first GOP primary debate

Aug. 7, 2015

 
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Breaking the bundle

The cable TV bundle, 'fraying at the edges' less than a year, ago is now ripping apart

Aug. 5, 2015