Macy’s and Forever 21 got accused of fat-shaming this week — and experts say retailers are far from truly getting the plus-size market

Now this was in poor taste. Both Macy’s M, -2.19% and Forever 21 have been backpedaling from accusations of body-shaming this week. Writer and CBS CBS, -0.10% correspondent Alie Ward called out Macy’s in a Sunday tweet for selling plates printed with three concentric circles that outlined portion sizes, with “skinny jeans” in the smallest ring, and “mom jeans” in the […]

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CBS News expected to shake up its top anchors

CBS News is changing the lineup of anchors at its flagship shows as its recently appointed president, Susan Zirinsky, puts her stamp on the news division. According to a plan that is likely to be announced Monday, “CBS This Morning” co-anchor Norah O’Donnell will succeed Jeff Glor as the anchor of “CBS Evening News,” according to people familiar with the […]

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Moonves, other CBS execs accused of insider trading in shareholder suit

Several current and former CBS Corp. executives engaged in insider trading in advance of sexual-harassment allegations against former Chairman and Chief Executive Leslie Moonves becoming public, according to a shareholder lawsuit seeking class-action status against the company. Moonves, acting CEO Joe Ianniello, chief accounting officer Lawrence Liding and former communications chief Gil Schwartz collectively sold more than 3.4 million shares […]

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CBS’s former CEO Moonves will not receive severance pay, company says

CBS Corp. CBS, -2.56%CBS.A, -2.76% said late Monday its board of directors has completed an investigation of former Chief Executive Leslie Moonves, which determined that Moonves will not receive "any severance pay" from the media company since there are grounds to oust him for cause, including Moonves’ alleged "willful and material malfeasance," lack of cooperation in the investigation, and breach […]

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CBS Corp’s Showtime Networks names new chief financial officer

CBS Corp’s CBS, +1.97% Showtime Networks, whose programs include "Shameless," "Billions" and the upcoming comedy "Black Monday" about the Wall Street crash of 1987, announced Friday it has named Adam Townsend to the position of executive vice president and chief financial officer. Townsend will be replacing Christina Spade, who now serves as chief financial officer and executive vice president of […]

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CBS’s blockbuster sitcom ‘Big Bang Theory’ to end its 12-year run

The long-running CBS hit “The Big Bang Theory,” the most-watched comedy on television, is coming to an end. Warner Bros. Television, which produces the show, said Wednesday it would end next May after 12 seasons and 279 episodes. The show, about a group of geeky physicists and their friendship with a beautiful next-door neighbor, averaged 18.9 million viewers last season. […]

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