"I see tremendous opportunity to lead WPIX to excellence, through hard work, innovation, and by creating value for our viewers and advertising partners."

Rich J. Graziano, President & General Manager of WPIX-TV

Brooklyn Nets Playoffs

Posted by on Apr 24, 2015 in Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

The Brooklyn Nets bring the playoffs home to Barclays Center – go Nets!

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PIX11 Wins Murrow Award

Posted by on Apr 23, 2015 in Press Releases, Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

PIX11 WINS EDWARD R. MURROW AWARD

Mario Diaz’s Series on the FAA and controversial Air Traffic Controllers

Named Best News Series

NEW YORK, April 23, 2015—PIX11, Tribune Broadcasting’s New York flagship station, was honored today with a regional Edward R. Murrow Award in the category of News Series by the Radio Television Digital News Association.

RTDNA has been honoring outstanding achievements in journalism with the Edward R. Murrow Awards since 1971; the awards recognize the best journalism produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world.

PIX11 News’ Below the Radar, was an extensive 7-month investigation where reporter Mario Diaz identified 35 deadly air crashes since 1998 where actions by air traffic controllers were a contributing factor. Those crashes resulted in 104 deaths. Diaz uncovered a number of air traffic controllers involved in some of these deadly crashes who are still employed by the FAA, on the job working out of FAA towers or control centers.

The pieces in the award-winning series were edited by Dave Scanlon and Eddie Lebron. The primary photographers were Tom Miuccio and Kenton Young. Noreen Lark, PIX 11 News Senior Producer of Special Projects and Amy Waldman, PIX 11 News Executive Producer also contributed to the series of reports.

This is Diaz’s second consecutive Edward R. Murrow Award his reporting for PIX11 News. In 2014, Diaz was honored for the series Shop and Frisk.

The award-winning series Below the Radar can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LT0g1XzXBSw

 

 

 

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PIX11 News at Six

Posted by on Apr 20, 2015 in Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

PIX11 News at Six

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Be sure to tune in at 6pm as the PIX11 News at Six launches tonight – Monday, April 20th, 2015.

 

 

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Inside Cuba – Live Coverage on the PIX11 News at Five

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

Join PIX11 as we take a look inside Cuba – live coverage begins on Monday, April 20th on the PIX11 News at Five.

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