J&R Music and Computer World, a fixture in lower Manhattan since it started as a basement record shop in 1971, is closing its doors.
Larry King says “CBS Evening News” anchor Katie Couric is the best choice to succeed him as host of a prime-time CNN talk show.
Katie Couric said she is stepping down as anchor of “CBS Evening News,” her spokesman confirmed, as the television reporter considers new opportunities.
Peter Stamos, the former McKinsey & Co. consultant who joined New York Mets co-owners Fred Wilpon and Saul Katz to start a hedge-fund firm in 2002, reacquired their stakes through a management buyout.
It was like summer camp for grownups in the rustic theater at Ronald Perelman’s East Hampton estate Saturday night -- except for the air conditioning, megastars and billionaires.
CBS Corp. began preliminary talks on a new contract for Katie Couric , looking to cut the evening news anchor’s $15 million salary and possibly expand her role amid falling viewership, people with knowledge of the situation said.
Zynga Inc. has Alec Baldwin to thank for giving its “Words With Friends” word game a publicity boost.
"Katie is enjoying herself at CBS and is proud of her award-winning show."
- Matthew Hiltzik on Dec 20, 2010