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Justified staying in Maryland's tight game against UTEP, CBS decides to flip over to see Manhattan up by 11 over Florida - just as that game goes to commercial.
Ferguson calls WGPR's decision to sell to CBS puzzling, especially since his offer of $36 million was substantially more than CBS's $24 million offer.
ACTRESS, MINISERIES OR A MOVIE: Ann-Margret, ``Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story,'' Lifetime; Stockard Channing, ``The Baby Dance,'' Showtime; Judy Davis, ``Dash and Lilly,'' A&E; Helen Mirren, ``The Passion of Ayn Rand,'' Showtime; Leelee Sobieski, ``Joan of Arc,'' CBS.
The two new CBS WAP sites employ cutting-edge technology with CBS SportsLine (wap.
In addition, Viacom's Paramount Television has been a major supplier to network television from ``Happy Days'' to ``Cheers'' to ``Frasier,'' the type of hip comedy CBS has had trouble developing.
GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES: Veronica Cartwright, ``The X-Files,'' Fox; Patty Duke, ``Touched by an Angel,'' CBS; Debra Monk, ``NYPD Blue,'' ABC; Julia Roberts, ``Law & Order,'' NBC; Marion Ross, ``Touched by an Angel,'' CBS.
By utilizing emerging media channels such as 1-800-FREE411, CBS is finding new platforms for programming and promotion as well as unique ways for advertisers to engage with CBS content," said George Schweitzer, president of CBS Marketing Group.
Bryant Gumbel, the former ``Today'' show host who moved over to CBS to host a prime-time newsmagazine, has been named ceremony host.
Taking advantage of the worldwide expansion of high-definition digital broadcasting, NTT Electronics will be actively promoting sales of its encoder/decoder products, supporting high image quality, to overseas broadcasting networks like CBS.
This came after spending $30,000 on a public attitude study about the name and sifting through 50 potential designs for the logo, said spokeswoman Helene Blieberg of the just-christened CBS Corp.
COM TO DISTRIBUTE CBS NEWS' ''60 MINUTES'' BROADCASTS AS CUSTOMIZED DVDS
Options exist for CBS stations during the first of the show's two hours, allowing for extensive local news or a smaller amount while also incorporating some of the network's program in a seamless fashion; however, a CBS affiliate still can take the full network hour instead.