Alex Weprin

Jake Tapper to take over CNN's 'State of the Union':

He takes over the position Candy Crowley vacated in December

Bio: Alex Weprin is a senior editor for Capital's media desk. He also writes about TV.

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Jake Tapper to take over CNN’s ‘State of the Union’

He takes over the position Candy Crowley vacated in December

Apr. 24, 2015

 
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Comcast exits Time Warner Cable deal: ‘We tried our best’

Comcast C.E.O. Brian Roberts announces the deal is being dropped

Apr. 24, 2015

 
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Media Pro: OK, let’s call Comcast-Time Warner dead. What’s next?

Media Pro: OK, let’s call Comcast-Time Warner dead. What’s next?

Apr. 24, 2015

 
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Fox Sports shuffles management, adds Jamie Horowitz

Hires former "Today" chief Jamie Horowitz, promoted John Entz and David Nathanson

Apr. 23, 2015

 
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Roger Ailes talks to The Hollywood Reporter: The takeaways

He talks to Rupert Murdoch all the time—but his heirs, not so much.

Apr. 20, 2015

 
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Colbert: ‘I don’t want to be the guy to take over for Stewart’

'I would never, however successful I would be, get underneath his shadow'

Apr. 20, 2015

 
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John Dickerson to succeed Bob Schieffer on CBS‘ ’Face the Nation'

Political director to succeed the legendary CBS News anchor

Apr. 12, 2015

 
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Bob Schieffer to retire

"Face the Nation" has frequently led the Sunday shows in total viewers and the adults 25-54 demo

Apr. 8, 2015

 
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Upfronts: USA looks to broaden audience

Channel aims to add more live programming, test late night waters and go grittier with dramas

Apr. 8, 2015

 
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Discovery hopes ‘authentic’ programming gets them through tough cable market

Discovery tests streaming waters in Europe, but no U.S. plans imminent

Apr. 1, 2015