Award-winning journalist Samra departs CBS SF after 14 years

Christine Samra, social media producer at ViacomCBS, is leaving after 14 years. In this role, she generated and managed content on all social media platforms for CBS San Francisco and led social media innovation, among other tasks. Before that, she served as an assignment editor and South Bay bureau assignment desk assistant and field producer. […]

CBS and Viacom in final stages of merger talks

CBS Corp. and Viacom Inc. are in the final stages of negotiating a deal that would reunite mogul Sumner Redstone’s media empire in the hopes of creating a more formidable competitor to the entertainment industry’s giants, reports Benjamin Mullin and Dana Cimilluca of the Wall Street Journal. ( The two sides are still working out […]