McBride swaps Washington’s CBS affiliate for Newsmax

[Editor’s note: Dominion Voting Systems’ $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit against Newsmax over the right-wing network’s airing of 2020 election lies is scheduled to go to trial in late September 2024.] Sharla McBride has joined Newsmax as co-host of “Wake Up America.” Since March 2020, she has been a sports and news anchor at WUSA-TV Ch. […]

Nation’s Capital CBS station welcomes Martin to ‘Get Up DC’ show

The following excerpt was sent out from After being with FOX 5 DC for over two decades, Wisdom Martin left the network and his spot on the wildly popular ‘Good Day DC’ just weeks ago leaving fans shocked. While Martin issued a formal goodbye on air, he didn’t indicate the cause of the split, or where he’d be heading next […]

Washington TV station hires Hernandez as sports anchor

CBS station WUSA-TV Ch. 9 in Washington, D.C. has tapped Chick Hernandez to serve as a sports anchor. He joins from SiriusXM. Hernandez freelanced for five years and worked at NBC Sports Washington for more than 17 years as a sports anchor. He was also a sports anchor and reporter at Washington’s Fox outlet WTTG-TV […]

Kurtz to cover national news for CBS News

Nick Kurtz, a multi-platform assignment editor at CBS station WUSA-TV Ch. 9 in Washington, D.C., will move to the network’s D.C. bureau to cover national news. Previously, Kurtz worked at WCNC-TV Ch. 36, an NBC affiliate in Charlotte, N.C., where he held the posts of digital producer and assignment editor. Kurtz has a B.A. from […]

Scripps News hires Marshall as a White House correspondent

Serena Marshall has joined Scripps News as a White House correspondent. Recently, she was a freelance correspondent and anchor at WUSA-TV Ch. 9, a CBS-affiliate in Washington, D.C. Marshall also freelanced for CBS News and is an adjunct professor at the University of Florida. She was a senior political correspondent at NowThis and worked at […]