CBS Corp.


  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume decreases Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 6:02 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. American Realty Investors Inc.: Approximately 200 shares changed hands, a 94.5 decrease from its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 06 or 1.2 percent to $5.20.

  • The Voya Corporate Leaders Trust Fund, now run by a unit of Voya Financial Inc bought equal amounts of stock in 30 major U.S. corporations in 1935 and hasn't picked a new stock since. Some of its holdings are unchanged, including DuPont, General Electric, Procter& Gamble and Union Pacific. Others were spun off from or acquired from original components, including...

  • Feb 25- Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc, a retailer of hardwood flooring in North America, said the U.S. Department of Justice may seek criminal charges against the company under an Act aimed at curbing illegal harvest of tropical hardwoods. Contracts volume in Lumber Liquidators' options were 9 times normal at about 27,000, according to Trade Alert data.

  • NBC stays in lead with Lester Holt Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 5:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Lester Holt's audience shot up by more than half a million viewers on his second week filling in at NBC's "Nightly News" for the suspended Brian Williams. NBC's newscast averaged 10.1 million viewers last week, roughly 600,000 more than the week before, the Nielsen company said. But on a busy news week with many viewers shut in by the cold, ABC's "World News...

  • NEW YORK— CBS News on Monday released video from four stories it aired about the Falklands War in 1982, all part of a dispute involving Fox News Channel host Bill O'Reilly and his subsequent statements about covering the war. None of the stories mentions O'Reilly, then a young CBS reporter, or makes any specific reference to a CBS crew member being hurt.

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 22- Love him or hate him, Neil Patrick Harris proved to be one of the hardest-working hosts in Oscar history on Sunday night, singing, dancing and even sprinting in his underpants onto the stage of the Dolby Theatre. But the 41- year-old Broadway and television talent who came to prominence as the child star of " Doogie Howser, M.D.," also confronted a...

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 22- First-time Oscars host Neil Patrick Harris opened Hollywood's biggest night of the year on Sunday with a fleeting but pointed jibe at the homogenous field of Academy Award nominees, before launching into a spirited musical salute to the magic of movies. "Tonight we honor Hollywood's best and whitest, sorry, brightest," Harris...

  • NEW YORK— Charlie Harper lives— at least, he lived until the final moments of Thursday's series finale of "Two and a Half Men." A baby grand piano fell on the millionaire playboy as he made a momentous return to his Malibu beach house, clearly finishing him off four years after his presumed death with the firing of Charlie Sheen, who had played him. Sheen, of course, had been...

  • Mark Cuban on net neutrality: 'Dumbest stuff ever' Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 4:30 PM ET
    Mark Cuban

    Mark Cuban dishes on some of his tech and media investments in an exclusive interview at the Code/Media conference.

  • Veteran Holt in unique position at NBC Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 2:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Lester Holt's first report card as NBC's choice to fill in for suspended anchor Brian Williams as "Nightly News" anchor found him maintaining the network's ratings lead, although the competition has tightened. The understated understudy has worked without a break since Williams took himself off the newscast on Feb. 7 and was suspended for six months by...

  • Nielsen's top 20 prime-time programs for Feb. 9-15 Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 8:07 PM ET

    2. "NCIS," CBS, 18.77 million. 3. "NCIS: New Orleans," CBS, 16.19 million. 6. "Scorpion," CBS, 11.86 million.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume decreases Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 6:30 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. BRT Realty Trust: Approximately 100 shares changed hands, a 99.3 decrease from its 65- day average volume. CBS Corp. A: Approximately 400 shares changed hands, a 92.9 decrease from its 65- day average volume.

  • NBC channel is now live on PCs, devices in 10 markets Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 3:44 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Television viewers in 10 U.S. markets are now able to watch their local NBC stations live on computers and mobile devices— as long as they are paying customers. The 10 NBC markets cover New York, Los Angeles and other regions where NBC owns the local station. NBC affiliates, which carry NBC programs but are owned by others, are expected to be added throughout...

  • Lightning Round: I'm putting my chips on this Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 7:31 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume decreases Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 6:10 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. CBS Corp. A: Approximately 500 shares changed hands, a 92.5 decrease from its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 12 or. 2 percent to $60.70.

  • NEW YORK— CBS says a lawsuit filed by a black former soap opera actress accusing it of retaliating against her for advocating the casting of more black actors is meritless. CBS said Tuesday it's disappointed to learn Victoria Rowell tried to rewrite history after leaving "The Young and the Restless" on her own initiative. CBS says it carries no ill will against her...

  • NEW YORK— In a nod to a craft in the spotlight after the Paris terrorist attacks, Garry Trudeau will be the first cartoonist ever honored for his entire career's work when the 2014 George Polk Awards in Journalism are given out in April. The discussion will be the subject of a seminar titled "Dangerous Lines: Cartoonists and Other Subversives" at Long Island...

  • Boehner: Shutdown of Homeland Security possible Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 9:52 AM ET
    House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, holds his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 5, 2015.

    House Speaker John Boehner is raising the possibility that the Department of Homeland Security may shut down because of a budget impasse.

  • WASHINGTON— House Speaker John Boehner is raising the possibility that the Department of Homeland Security may shut down at month's end because of a budget impasse, and he's blaming Senate Democrats if that happens. The department is caught up in a fight over President Barack Obama's immigration actions, with Feb. 27 as the date when the $40 billion budget would...

  • Early movers: GPS, ANF, VFC, DTE, CAG & more Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 7:54 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.