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  1. Columbia Broadcasting System
  2. Christian Brothers School

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  1. CBS is an American commercial broadcast television network, which started as a radio network; it continues to operate a radio network and a portfolio of television and radio stations in large and mid-sized markets. The name is derived from the initials of the network's former name, Columbia Broadcasting System. It's the world's second largest major network. One of the main headquarters is located in New York City, New York.
    • also known as Columbia Broadcasting System; Tiffany Network; CBS, Inc.; CBS Worldwide, Inc.; CBS Broadcasting, Inc.; The Eye Network
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • Peabody Award - "The Ed Wynn Show"
        • Peabody Award - "UN in Action"
        • nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Best Audience Participation Series - "What's My Line?"
        • Peabody Award - "Omnibus", with Robert Saudek
        • Peabody Award - "Adventure"
        • Peabody Award - "The Search"
        • Peabody Award - "Lassie"
        • Peabody Award - "You Are There"
        • Peabody Award - "The Ed Sullivan Show"
        • Peabody Award - "World in Crisis"
        • Peabody Award (Institutional Award for Radio and Television News), with CBS Radio News
        • Peabody Award - "Captain Kangaroo"
        • Peabody Award - "The Last Word"
        • Peabody Award - "Playhouse 90"
        • Peabody Award (Institutional Award: CBS Television for Television Public Service with Special Recognition Given to Dr. Frank Stanton), with Frank Stanton
        • Peabody Award - "Lincoln Presents: Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic"
        • Peabody Award - "The Ed Sullivan Show"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (The Population Explosion)
        • Peabody Award - "Small World"
        • Peabody Award - "The Lost Class of '59", with Fred W. Friendly & Edward R. Murrow
        • Peabody Award - "The Fabulous Fifties"
        • Peabody Award - "College Bowl"
        • Peabody Award (CBS 1960 Olympic Coverage.)
        • Peabody Award (Institutional Award for Contributions to International Understanding.), with Walter Lippmann
        • Peabody Award - "A Tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy"
        • Peabody Award - "The Danny Kaye Show"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (Storm Over the Supreme Court)
        • Peabody Award - "Town Meeting of the World", with Frank Stanton
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports"
        • nominated to British Academy Television Award for Best Foreign Television Programme (President Kennedy's Funeral), with American Broadcasting Company & NBC
        • nominated to Logie Award for Best Overseas Show - "The Beverly Hillbillies"
        • Peabody Award - "A Charlie Brown Christmas"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (KKK - The Invisible Empire)
        • Peabody Award - "The National Driver's Test"
        • Peabody Award - "The Mystery of Stonehenge"
        • nominated to Logie Award for Best Overseas Show - "The Dick Van Dyke Show"
        • Peabody Award - "National Geographic Specials"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Children's Film Festival"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Playhouse"
        • Peabody Award - "The Ed Sullivan Show"
        • Peabody Award - "The Japanese"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Children's Hour" (J.T.)
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (The Selling of the Pentagon)
        • Peabody Award (The Dr. Seuss Programs), with Dr. Seuss
        • Peabody Award - "The American Revolution" (The American Revolution: 1770-1783, A Conversation with Lord North)
        • Peabody Award - "The Waltons"
        • Peabody Award - "Captain Kangaroo"
        • Peabody Award - "Benjamin Franklin"
        • Peabody Award - "Dummy"
        • Peabody Award - "Playing for Time"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Sports Special - "1993 World Series" (CBS coverage of the 1993 World Series)
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "Cybill"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries or Television Film - "The Summer of Ben Tyler", with Sonar Entertainment
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries or Television Film - "The Siege at Ruby Ridge"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama - "Chicago Hope"
        • nominated to The President's Award - "Touched by an Angel", with CBS Productions & Moon Water Productions
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries - "Joan of Arc"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "Becker"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries - "American Tragedy", with 20th Century Fox Television
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries - "Sally Hemings: An American Scandal"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama - "The Fugitive"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Open/Tease - "SEC on CBS" (College Football Today: Army vs. Navy Pre-Game Tease)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Studio Show - Weekly - "The NFL Today"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Sports Special - "The Masters"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Camera Work - "Xterra World Championships on CBS" (The 2000 Xterra World Championships)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Post Produced Audio/Sound - "The NFL Today"
        • nominated to The George Wensel Technical Achievement Award - "NFL on CBS" (Super Bowl XXXV: EyeVision)
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama - "The District"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries - "Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries - "Living with the Dead"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama - "Without a Trace"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Miniseries - "Elvis" (10TH Satellite Awards)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Sports Special - "NFL on CBS" ((Pittsburgh - Indianapolis) Divisional Playoff)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Sports Special - "The Masters"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Event Turnaround - "Tour de France"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Edited Sports Special - "The Moment: 25 Years"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Edited Sports Special - "Tiger at 30"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Open/Tease - "NFL on CBS" (AFC Championship - Tease)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Open/Tease - "The Masters" (The Masters Sunday - Tease)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Editing - "NFL on CBS" (NFL Thanksgiving Tease)
        • nominated to The Dick Schaap Writing Award - "Tour de France"
        • nominated to The Dick Schaap Writing Award - "Tennis on CBS" (U.S. Open Tennis Championships - Enberg Essays)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Studio Show - Weekly - "The NFL Today"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama - "The Good Wife"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "The Big Bang Theory"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "How I Met Your Mother"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Film - "Loving Leah"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Film - "Hallmark Hall of Fame"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama - "The Good Wife"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Technical Team Remote - "NFL on CBS" (Super Bowl XLIV)
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Technical Team Remote - "PGA Tour on CBS"
        • nominated to Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Technical Team Remote - "The Masters"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy - "The Big Bang Theory"
        • nominated to Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama - "The Good Wife"
    • official website: www.cbs.com
  2. Cbs a.k.a. CBS News is the news division of American television and radio network CBS. The current chairman is Jeff Fager, who is also the executive producer of 60 Minutes; while the current president of CBS News is David Rhodes. CBS News' flagship program is the CBS Evening News, hosted by the network's main anchor, Scott Pelley. Other programs include the morning news show CBS This Morning, news magazine programs CBS News Sunday Morning, 60 Minutes and 48 Hours, and Sunday morning political affairs program Face the Nation. CBS recently launched its own 24-hour steaming news channel exclusively online and on smart devices called CBS News Channel.
    • also known as ข่าวซีบีเอส, ซีบีเอส นิวส์, Си Би Ес нюз, Си Би Ес Нюс, CBS新聞
    • written works: "What We Saw: The Events of September 11, 2001"
    • some of the awards:
        • Peabody Award (a Personal Award for Television News), with Harry Reasoner
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (The Poisoned Air), with CBS
        • Peabody Award (a Personal Award for Radio-Television News Analysis and Commentary), with Eric Sevareid
        • Peabody Award (On The Road), with Charles Kuralt
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (For episode"Hunger in America")
        • Peabody Award - "Mr. Rooney Goes to Washington"
        • Peabody Award - "The American Assassins"
        • Peabody Award - "In the News"
        • Peabody Award - "In Celebration of US"
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (The Battle for South Africa)
        • Peabody Award - "30 Minutes"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS News Sunday Morning"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (The Boston Goes to China)
        • Peabody Award - "Walter Cronkite's Universe"
        • Peabody Award - "Juilliard and Beyond: A Life in Music"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (The Plane That Fell From the Sky, a documentary recounting the near-crash of a TWA jet in April 1979)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (Lenell Geter's in Jail)
        • Peabody Award - "The Number Man - Bach at Three Hundred"
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (Whose America Is It?)
        • Peabody Award - "Newsmark" (Where in the World Are We?)
        • Peabody Award - "CBS News Sunday Morning" (Vladimir Horowitz)
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (The Vanishing Family - Crisis in Black America)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (Mr. Snow Goes to Washington)
        • Peabody Award - "48 Hours" (On Runaway Street, Abortion Battle)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (for the report "Friendly Fire," an examination of a friendly fire incident in the Persian Gulf War and its impact)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (for "The CIA's Cocaine" which profiled how a Central Intelligence Agency operation in Venezuela led to a steady stream of cocaine into the United States)
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (D-Day)
        • Peabody Award (Coverage of the Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin)
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Reports" (In the Killing Fields of America)
        • Peabody Award - "CBS News Sunday Morning"
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes", with CBS
        • Peabody Award - "Public Eye with Bryant Gumbel" (The Reckoning)
        • Peabody Award (International Reporting on Cable News Network and CBS News), with Christiane Amanpour & CNN
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes II" (For the episode "Death by Denial")
        • Peabody Award - "48 Hours" (For the episode "Heroes Under Fire")
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes II"
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (for "Memories of a Massacre," which recounted the Thanh Phong raid during the Vietnam War)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (All in the Family)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes II" (Abuse at Abu Ghraib)
        • Peabody Award - "CBS News Sunday Morning" (for "The Way Home," in which Kimberly Dozier interviewed two US servicewomen who lost limbs while in combat action in Iraq)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (The Killings in Haditha)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (60 Minutes: Lifeline)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (60 Minutes: Sabotaging the System)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" (60 Minutes: The Cost of Dying)
        • Peabody Award (Toxic Secrets), with KPHO-TV
        • Peabody Award - "CBS Evening News" (Undercover reports by Clarissa Ward on the uprising within Syria), with Clarissa Ward
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" ("Joy in the Congo", a profile of Orchestre Symphonique Kimbanguiste)
        • Peabody Award - "60 Minutes" ("Deception at Duke", an investigation into an experimental cancer treatment at Duke University)
    • official website: www.cbsnews.com
  3. CBS Records International, simply referred to as CBS in logo, was the international arm of the Columbia Records unit of Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. that was formed in 1961 and launched in 1962. Columbia Records had been using other record companies to distribute Columbia recordings outside North America, such as Philips Records and its subsidiary Fontana in Europe.
    • also known as CBS Records International
  4. CBS is a record label, defunct organization.

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  1. Cbs a.k.a. Cashinahua Language: Cashinahua, or Hantxa Kuin, Huni Kui, is an indigenous American language of western South America which belongs to the Panoan language family. It is spoken by about 1,600 Cashinahua people in Perú along the Curanja and Purus rivers; and in Brazil by 400 Cashinahua people in the state of Acre.
    • also known as Caxinawa, Kaxynawa, Kaxinauá, Cashinahuá, Caxinawá, Cashinahua, Kaxinawá, Kashinawa language
  2. Cbs a.k.a. ÇBS is a Turkish paint company that was once the biggest Turkish paint companies when Şaban Çavuşoğlu was at the head of it. Now, it is directed by the other members of the Çavuşoğlu family but it never became as succesful as when it was with Şaban Çavuşoğlu.
  3. CBS a.k.a. CBS Studios, officially known as CBS Broadcasting, Inc.
  4. Cbs a.k.a. cystathionine-beta-synthase is a gene.
    • also known as cystathionine beta-synthase, serine sulfhydrase, methylcysteine synthase, beta-thionase

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Google previewWhat is Contextual Bible Study? (2010)

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As we use it, CBS is a prayerful way of reading the Bible in a group, which allows the group to explore the text together, to read it closely and carefully, and where appropriate to explore its literary and historical context. And having done that, ...

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Google previewSense of Agency: Examining Awareness of the Acting Self (2015)

by Nicole David, James W Moore, Sukhvinder Obhi

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Google previewOphthalmology (2013)

Expert Consult: Online and Print by Myron Yanoff, Jay S. Duker

Late post-operative CBS refers to eyes with accumulation of a milky-white substance in the closed capsular bag.41–43 Reduction of vision with this type of CBS is rare, and Nd:YAG laser capsulectomy can be performed, if necessary.

Google previewOphthalmology E-Book (2013)

Expert Consult: Online and Print by Myron Yanoff, Jay S. Duker

Late post-operative CBS refers to eyes with accumulation of a milky-white substance in the closed capsular bag.41–43 Reduction of vision with this type of CBS is rare, and Nd:YAG laser capsulectomy can be performed, if necessary.

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society (2015)

by Frederick F. Wherry, Juliet B. Schor, Consulting Editor

The Columbia Broadcasting System is now simply called by its corporate name CBS and displays a corporate eye device logo that debuted in 1951 and is now one of the most widely recognized logos. This American mass media company is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Radio 3-Volume Set (2004)

by Christopher H. Sterling

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of African American Television (2014)

by Kathleen Fearn-Banks, Anne Burford-Johnson

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Television News (1999)

by Michael D. Murray

CBS News set the standard for the best and the brightest television newsmen and newswomen. CBS Radio was founded in 1928 by William S. Paley who purchased Philadelphia radio station WCAU after having been a major program ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology (2014)

by Carl A. Batt

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Satanism

by James Lewis

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (1989)

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Television, Cable, and Video (2012)

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I'd like CBS, at this point, to say where they got those documents from. I think they should say where they got these documents because I thought it was a very poor job of reporting by CBS. (Bob Novak)
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