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FBI investigating threat to fly planes in the US Capitol, CBS News reports

Federal law enforcement is investigating a threat to attack the US Capitol on Wednesday, the day lawmakers will be certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, CBS News reported on Tuesday. The threat was broadcast on the radio frequencies used by pilots and heard by air traffic controllers in New York. The […]
FBI investigating threat to fly planes in the US Capitol, CBS News reports
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Change in media company leadership is in the air

Hi and welcome to Insider Advertising, weekly edition, where I get into the big stories in media and advertising. Today’s our last newsletter this week before we pause for the Thanksgiving weekend. If someone forwarded you this email, remember you can sign up here to get your own. This week: […]
Change in media company leadership is in the air
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BuzzFeed is buying HuffPost

Hi! Welcome to the Insider Advertising daily for November 20. I’m Lauren Johnson, a senior advertising reporter at Business Insider. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Send me feedback or tips at [email protected] Today’s news: BuzzFeed buys HuffPost, speculation is swirling about CBS News’ Susan […]
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NAACP joins Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Kerry Washington in slamming CBS News for apparent lack of Black journalists on 2020 election team

The NAACP released a statement Tuesday that criticised CBS News for not including any Black journalists on its recently announced 2020 Election team. By not including any Black journalists, the organisation wrote, the outlet is compromising its ability “to speak to and address the issues and concerns directly impacting the […]
NAACP joins Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Kerry Washington in slamming CBS News for apparent lack of Black journalists on 2020 election team
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What you need to know in advertising today

CBS News has settled a lawsuit with three women who accused former CBS anchor Charlie Rose of “blatant and repeated sexual harassment” and “subsequent unlawful retaliation.” The suit against CBS News was discontinued Friday, and the terms of the settlement are confidential. A separate civil suit against Rose remains open. […]
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The GOP tax bill just got another ugly review

A new CBS News poll found that 35% of Americans approved of the GOP tax bill, while 53% disapproved. Additionally, 76% of people thought the plan would benefit corporations while just 31% said it would help the middle class. The CBS poll is another data point in a growing pile […]
The GOP tax bill just got another ugly review