The TV Column: today

Posted at 11:08 PM ET, 05/12/2013

Babs Walters waited for May sweep to confirm retirement

As forecast, Babs Walters announcing retirement during May sweep

By Lisa de Moraes  |  11:08 PM ET, 05/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc news, barbara walters, the view, today show

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 09/07/2012

Robin Roberts’ drama pumps ‘Good Morning America’ ratings

‘GMA’ posts biggest lead over ‘Today’ in 18 years with Robin Roberts’ sudden early departure.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  12:05 PM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  robin roberts, good morning america, today show

Posted at 06:38 PM ET, 04/27/2012

Ryan Seacrest NBC News’s newest correspondent; election coverage just got 20 percent more interesting

Seacrest named “Today” “special correspondent” and contributor to primetime news shows

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Tags:  ryan seacrest, today show, nbc, comcast

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 04/26/2012

‘Good Morning America’ on track to beat ‘Today’ again

ABC morning infotainment show has 220,000 viewer lead over NBC’s, through Wednesday.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  01:46 PM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gma, today show, good morning america, matt lauer

Posted at 06:21 PM ET, 04/20/2012

‘GMA’ beat ‘Today’? Not in Washington

Local numbers don’t mirror national stats.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:21 PM ET, 04/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  katie couric, matt lauer, good morning america, gma, today, today show

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 04/16/2012

‘GMA’ ends ‘Today’s’ 16-year run as weekly morning infotainment show ratings leader

Robin Roberts’ return to ABC’s ‘GMA’ edges out NBC’s ‘Today’.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  03:49 PM ET, 04/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  katie couric, good morning america, today show, robin roberts, matt lauer