Bias by Omission http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/19957/all en CBS Touts Own Poll Showing Increase in Obama’s Approval Rating; Barely Covered It Before Midterms http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-touts-own-poll-showing-increase-obamas-approval-rating-barely-covered-it-midterms <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>At the conclusion of a story on Wednesday’s&nbsp;<em>CBS Evening News</em>&nbsp;on the drop in gas prices and how Americans feel about the economy, CBS News senior business correspondent Anthony Mason felt that it was important to inform viewers that President Obama’s approval rating has improved six points from October in the latest&nbsp;<a data-cke-saved-href="http://www.cbsnews.com/news/obamas-approval-rating-ticks-up-in-2015/" href="http://www.cbsnews.com/news/obamas-approval-rating-ticks-up-in-2015/" target="_blank">CBS News poll</a>.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-touts-own-poll-showing-increase-obamas-approval-rating-barely-covered-it-midterms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Anthony Mason Barack Obama Bias by Omission Bob Schieffer cbs CBS Evening News CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley economy gas prices Polling President Barack Obama President Obama Thu, 15 Jan 2015 03:46:24 +0000 curtis.houck 48014 at http://www.mrc.org New York Times Article on ‘Anti-Immigration’ March in Germany Doesn’t Interview Single Person There http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/new-york-times-article-anti-immigration-march-germany-doesnt-interview-single-person-ther <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>In the Tuesday print edition of&nbsp;<em>The New York Times</em>, an article&nbsp;<a data-cke-saved-href="http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/13/world/europe/big-anti-immigration-rally-in-germany-prompts-counterdemonstrations.html?_r=0" href="http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/13/world/europe/big-anti-immigration-rally-in-germany-prompts-counterdemonstrations.html?_r=0" target="_blank">appeared</a>&nbsp;on A11 about the<strong>&nbsp;“anti-Islam”</strong> and<strong>&nbsp;“anti-immigration rally in Germany”&nbsp;</strong>that took place in Dresden on Monday and, in addition to trashing their position</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/new-york-times-article-anti-immigration-march-germany-doesnt-interview-single-person-ther" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Bias by Omission Europe Germany Islam Islamic Extremists Muslims National Public Radio New York Times Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:51:35 +0000 curtis.houck 48002 at http://www.mrc.org ABC’s WNT and CBS EN Tag Team to Barely Cover Obama’s Absence from Paris March http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abcs-wnt-and-cbs-en-tag-team-barely-cover-obamas-absence-paris-march <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Monday, ABC’s&nbsp;<em>World News Tonight with David Muir</em>&nbsp;and the&nbsp;<em>CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley</em>&nbsp;did their best to move on from the Obama administration’s decision to not have President Obama, Vice President Biden, Secretary of State John Kerry, or Attorney General Eric Holder attend the march against Islamic terrorism in Paris on Sunday that drew well over one million people.&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abcs-wnt-and-cbs-en-tag-team-barely-cover-obamas-absence-paris-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Andrea Mitchell Barack Obama Bias by Omission Brian Williams cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley David Muir France Gwen Ifill Jonathan Karl Josh Earnest NBC News Paris Paris shooting PBS PBS NewsHour President Barack Obama President Obama Scott Pelley White House World News Tonight Tue, 13 Jan 2015 03:32:00 +0000 curtis.houck 47997 at http://www.mrc.org ABC, NBC, Others Decline to Show Charlie Hebdo Cartoons of the Islamic Prophet Mohammad (UPDATED) http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-nbc-others-decline-show-charlie-hebdo-cartoons-islamic-prophet-mohammad-updated <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Following the deadly Islamic terrorist attack in Paris on Wednesday, major broadcast networks ABC and NBC joined other news outlets in not showing any of the controversial cartoons of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad from the&nbsp;<em>Charlie Hebdo</em>&nbsp;magazine during their evening newscasts.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-nbc-others-decline-show-charlie-hebdo-cartoons-islamic-prophet-mohammad-updated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Anjem Choudary Associated Press Bias by Omission Buzzfeed cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley Charlie Hebdo Chris Cuomo CNN Elizabeth Palmer FNC Fox and Friends Fox News Channel France MSNBC muhammad MuhammadCartoons NBC News NBC Nightly News New Day New York Daily News New York Times Paris The Washington Post USA Today World News Tonight Thu, 08 Jan 2015 05:19:09 +0000 curtis.houck 47969 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Ignore Obama’s Shaky Footing on Publishing Depictions of Muhammad http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-ignore-obamas-shaky-footing-publishing-depictions-muhammad <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Wednesday night, the “big three” of ABC, CBS, and NBC ignored the contradicting statements made by President Obama in condemning the terrorist attack on the Charlie Hebdo newspaper in Paris as an attack on free speech, but stating in a 2012 speech at the United Nations that&nbsp;<strong>“the future does not belong to those who slander the Prophet of Islam.”</strong></p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-ignore-obamas-shaky-footing-publishing-depictions-muhammad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Barack Obama Benghazi Bias by Omission Bret Baier cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley Charlie Hebdo Ed Henry FNC Fox News Channel France NBC News NBC Nightly News Paris President Barack Obama President Obama Special Report Terrorism World News Tonight Thu, 08 Jan 2015 02:39:15 +0000 curtis.houck 47968 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Skip Gruber, ObamaCare, Bad Obama Poll Numbers, Hong Kong in Year in Review Roundups http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-skip-gruber-obamacare-bad-obama-poll-numbers-hong-kong-year-review-roundups <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span><img style="float: right; margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px;" class="image-blog_body-50" data-cke-saved-src="/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/2014-12-31-CBS-TM-YearInReview_0.JPG?itok=_smxeypb" src="http://newsbusters.org/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/2014-12-31-CBS-TM-YearInReview_0.JPG?itok=_smxeypb" width="280" /><span></span>Each of the network morning shows devoted some time on Wednesday to looking back at the biggest news stories of year and, while they certainly could not have included every story in the allotted time, they all failed to spend even a few secon</span></p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-skip-gruber-obamacare-bad-obama-poll-numbers-hong-kong-year-review-roundups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2014 Congressional 2014 midterms abc Barack Obama Bias by Omission bridgegate cbs CBS This Morning Chris Christie Conservatives and Republicans Good Morning America Hong Kong IRS Targets Tea Party Jonathan Gruber Liberals & Democrats NBC News Polls President Barack Obama President Obama Today Show VA Scandal Veterans Administration Veterans Affairs Wed, 31 Dec 2014 16:31:48 +0000 curtis.houck 47927 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Barely Mention Brutality of Castro Regime or Cuba Being Communist http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-barely-mention-brutality-castro-regime-or-cuba-being-communist <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Following the trend&nbsp;<a data-cke-saved-href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/kyle-drennen/2014/12/17/nbc-hails-momentous-day-obama-opening-us-relations-cuba" href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/kyle-drennen/2014/12/17/nbc-hails-momentous-day-obama-opening-us-relations-cuba" target="_blank">set</a>&nbsp;when news broke early Wednesday, the major broadcast networks continued their praising of the move by President Obama to seek normalized relations with Cuba on their Wednesday night newscasts.&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-barely-mention-brutality-castro-regime-or-cuba-being-communist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Bias by Omission Brian Williams cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley Communists Cuba David Muir Fidel Castro foreign policy Mark Potter NBC News NBC Nightly News Norah O'Donnell Raul Castro World News Tonight Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:55:24 +0000 curtis.houck 47891 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Dodge News Judge Has Ruled Parts of Obama’s Executive Amnesty Unconstitutional http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-dodge-news-judge-has-ruled-parts-obamas-executive-amnesty-unconstitutional <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>A federal judge in Pennsylvania&nbsp;<a target="_blank" href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2014/12/16/district-court-declares-obama-immigration-action-unconstitutional/" data-cke-saved-href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2014/12/16/district-court-declares-obama-immigration-action-unconstitutional/">ruled</a>&nbsp;on Tuesday that portions of President Barack Obama’s presidential action on immigration were unconstitutional as<strong>&nbsp;“Congress's lawmaking power is not subject to presidential supervision or control”&nbsp;</strong>and th</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-dodge-news-judge-has-ruled-parts-obamas-executive-amnesty-unconstitutional" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Amnesty Barack Obama Bias by Omission Bret Baier cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley FNC Fox News Fox News Channel Illegal Immigration immigration NBC News NBC Nightly News President Barack Obama President Obama Shannon Bream Special Report World News Tonight Wed, 17 Dec 2014 02:21:22 +0000 curtis.houck 47880 at http://www.mrc.org CBS Continues to Ignore Emails of Racist Jokes by Sony Pictures Execs About Obama http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-continues-ignore-emails-racist-jokes-sony-pictures-execs-about-obama <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Thursday night, CBS continued to make no mention of the news that the hacking attack on Sony Pictures has revealed emails between co-chairwoman Amy Pascal and film producer Scott Rudin mocking what they perceived to be President Barack Obama’s movie tastes.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-continues-ignore-emails-racist-jokes-sony-pictures-execs-about-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Barack Obama Bias by Omission Brian Williams cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley Cecilia Vega Eric Garner ferguson NBC News NBC Nightly News President Barack Obama President Obama protest Race Issues Racism Scott Pelley sony pictures Stephanie Gosk World News Tonight Fri, 12 Dec 2014 04:19:52 +0000 curtis.houck 47850 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Yawn at Second Benghazi Hearing; Find Time for Royal Twins in Monaco, Slovakian Lake Instead http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-yawn-second-benghazi-hearing-find-time-royal-twins-monaco-slovakian-lake-instead <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The House Select Committee on Benghazi that is looking into the 2012 terror attacks in Libya held another hearing on Wednesday and focused on the lack of sufficient security that was in place in Benghazi which, based on the hearing, remains the case across many State Department facilities.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-yawn-second-benghazi-hearing-find-time-royal-twins-monaco-slovakian-lake-instead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Benghazi Bias by Omission Bret Baier Catherine Herridge cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley Conservatives and Republicans FNC Fox News Fox News Channel Libya NBC News NBC Nightly News Special Report World News Tonight Thu, 11 Dec 2014 03:39:01 +0000 curtis.houck 47835 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Spends 26 Seconds on Bridgegate Report Clearing Christie; Devoted 8.5 hours on First Day of Allegations http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-spends-26-seconds-bridgegate-report-clearing-christie-devoted-85-hours-first-day-alle <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Back in January, when the Bridgegate scandal surfaced, CNN&nbsp;<a target="_blank" href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/curtis-houck/2014/08/15/after-hyping-christie-s-bridgegate-cnn-buries-andrew-cuomo-s-scandal" data-cke-saved-href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/curtis-houck/2014/08/15/after-hyping-christie-s-bridgegate-cnn-buries-andrew-cuomo-s-scandal">offered</a>&nbsp;wall-to-wall coverage totaling just over eight hours and 35 minutes of coverage on its first full day and featured the Republican Governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie, at the center of it all.&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-spends-26-seconds-bridgegate-report-clearing-christie-devoted-85-hours-first-day-alle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Bias by Omission bridgegate Chris Christie CNN Conservatives and Republicans George Washington Bridge Gov.ChrisChristie Michaela Pereira New Day Fri, 05 Dec 2014 22:42:32 +0000 curtis.houck 47796 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Skip Former HHS Secretary Sebelius Suggesting ‘Financial Literacy’ of Americans Is ‘Very Low’ http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-skip-former-hhs-secretary-sebelius-suggesting-financial-literacy-americans-very- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px; float: right;" class="image-blog_body-50" data-cke-saved-src="http://newsbusters.org/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/Sebelius2.JPG?itok=x9cMFUEf" src="http://newsbusters.org/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/Sebelius2.JPG?itok=x9cMFUEf" width="280" /><span>&nbsp;</span>In an interview with&nbsp;<em>USA Today</em>&nbsp;<a data-cke-saved-href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2014/12/02/capital-download-kathleen-sebelius-jonathan-gruber/19786581/" href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2014/12/02/capital-downlo</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-skip-former-hhs-secretary-sebelius-suggesting-financial-literacy-americans-very-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Bias by Omission cbs HHS Jonathan Gruber Kathleen Sebelius NBC News obamacare Susan Page USA Today Fri, 05 Dec 2014 05:24:11 +0000 curtis.houck 47788 at http://www.mrc.org ABC Still Ignores Obama Donor/Former Soap Opera Producer Being Named Ambassador to Hungary http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-still-ignores-obama-donorformer-soap-opera-producer-being-named-ambassador-hungary <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Wednesday night, ABC became the only major broadcast network to not have covered the controversy over President Obama’s&nbsp;<a target="_blank" href="http://insider.foxnews.com/2014/12/03/soap-opera-producer-obama-donor-colleen-bell-becomes-ambassador-hungary" data-cke-saved-href="http://insider.foxnews.com/2014/12/03/soap-opera-producer-obama-donor-colleen-bell-becomes-ambassador-hungary">choice to name</a>&nbsp;former soap opera producer and Obama reelection campaign bundler Colleen Bell the new United States Ambassador to Hungary.&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-still-ignores-obama-donorformer-soap-opera-producer-being-named-ambassador-hungary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Ambassadors Andrea Mitchell Barack Obama Bias by Omission Brian Williams Europe foreign policy Liberals & Democrats NBC News NBC Nightly News President Barack Obama President Obama Thu, 04 Dec 2014 03:12:25 +0000 curtis.houck 47780 at http://www.mrc.org ABC's WNT Omits Jonathan Karl Grilling Earnest Over Soap Opera Producer’s Credentials for Ambassadorship http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abcs-wnt-omits-jonathan-karl-grilling-earnest-over-soap-opera-producers-credentials-ambas <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://newsbusters.org/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/2014-12-02-ABC-Karl-EarnestHungaryAmb3.JPG?itok=9GIyPd9v" data-cke-saved-src="/s3/files/styles/blog_body-50/s3/images/2014-12-02-ABC-Karl-EarnestHungaryAmb3.JPG?itok=9GIyPd9v" class="image-blog_body-50" style="margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px; float: right;" width="280" /></p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abcs-wnt-omits-jonathan-karl-grilling-earnest-over-soap-opera-producers-credentials-ambas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2012 Presidential abc ABCNews.com Ambassadors Barack Obama Bias by Omission Europe foreign policy Jonathan Karl Josh Earnest liberal donors Liberals & Democrats President Barack Obama President Obama White House World News Tonight. David Muir Wed, 03 Dec 2014 06:19:46 +0000 curtis.houck 47769 at http://www.mrc.org CBS and NBC Ignore Police Investigating Inflammatory Comments From Michael Brown’s Stepfather http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-and-nbc-ignore-police-investigating-inflammatory-comments-michael-browns-stepfather <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Major broadcast networks CBS and NBC failed to cover the news that police in Missouri&nbsp;<a data-cke-saved-href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/12/02/police-consider-charging-michael-brown-stepfather/19777847/" href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/12/02/police-consider-charging-michael-brown-stepfather/19777847/" target="_blank">are looking</a>&nbsp;into inflammatory comments made by Michael Brown’s stepfather in the aftermath of a grand jury’s announcement on November 24 that Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will not be charged in connection to Brown’</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-and-nbc-ignore-police-investigating-inflammatory-comments-michael-browns-stepfather" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Bias by Omission cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley Crime David Muir ferguson Ferguson Missouri Michael Brown NBC News NBC Nightly News Race Issues steve osunsami World News Tonight World News Tonight. David Muir Wed, 03 Dec 2014 02:44:31 +0000 curtis.houck 47767 at http://www.mrc.org