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CNN Names New Host for Political Talk Show

CNN has named a new host for a politically...   (Variety)

Cablevision Rolls Out New Service Aimed at Cord Cutters

Cablevision has set its sights on cord cutters with...   (TVWeek)

Legendary Film Critic Dead at 71

One of the most famous film critics in the...   (Time)

Google Apologizes for ‘Inappropriate’ Image in Google Maps

A spokeswoman for Google apologized after what she called...   (CNN)

Report: Staffers Opposed Brian Williams’ Return in ‘Contentious Meeting’ at NBC News

A new report says opposition has been voiced at...   (Washington Post)

Tragedy: Actor Who Played One of the Young Twins on ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ Commits Suicide at Age 19

“Sawyer Sweeten, who played one of the young twins...   (USA Today, THR, Deadline)

NBC Announces Star-Studded Lineup for Final Three Shows of ‘SNL’s’ 40th Anniversary Season

NBC wants the 40th anniversary season of “Saturday Night...   (TVWeek)

Battle of the Bundle: Disney Bans Verizon Ads

“Verizon has been banished from the Magic Kingdom,” reports...   (NY Post)

Comcast Confirms It’s Walking Away From Time Warner Cable

Comcast has confirmed the news that it is abandoning...   (NY Times)

This Summer’s Special Sold-Out Grateful Dead Concerts From Chicago Land Live TV Deal

By Mike Reynolds — Special to TVWeek The five...   (TVWeek)

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Media Buyer of the Year

TVWeek names its Media Buyer of the Year. It's Christine Merrifield. She's President, Investment, Activation and Operations for MediaVest USA. Though she has a traditional media background, Merrifield has been on the leading edge of media dealmaking in the digital arena as she partners companies such as Google with MediaVest's blue-chip lineup of clients, from Honda to Walmart to Coke. She helps shepherd billions of dollars in media spending. If you CLICK ON THE PICTURE above you'll be taken to the interview.