The Early Show

  • 1999
  • TV Show
  • None

A morning mixture of news, features and weather, telecast from a Manhattan studio across from Central Park. The launch of `The Early Show' in 1999 marked Bryant Gumbel's return to the morning wars in a ratings battle against his old program, NBC's `Today,' as well as ABC's `Good Morning America.' With the exits of Gumbel, co-anchor Jane Clayson and weat (more…)

Marilu Henner's Superior Autobiographical Memory
05:15 — Actress Marilu Henner is 1 of 6 known people in the world with the ability of "superior autobiographical memory." She spoke with Rebecca Jarvis to dis (more…)
Perry gaffes and Gingrich up after debate
03:01 — Jan Crawford reports on the results of the latest GOP presidential debate.
Ridiculously expensive car crash
00:24 — Five very expensive cars crashed into each other in Monaco. Chris Wragge and Erica Hill report.
South Beach Diet doc: Why America is getting fatter
04:59 — Erica Hill and Jeff Glor talk to Dr. Arthur Agaston, author of the famed South Beach Diet series, shares tips from his new book, "The South Beach Wake (more…)
Propofol expert: Murray misused drug
02:02 — Prosecutors in the involuntary manslaughter trial called their final witness to testify against Dr. Conrad Murray: the doctor who wrote the safety gui (more…)
Over one million women attempt to sue Walmart
02:15 — The Supreme Court will decide if over 1 million current and former female employees of Walmart can bring a class action lawsuit against the country's (more…)
Junk Food Makeovers
05:13 — Katie Lee showed Chris Wragge to put a healthy spin on classic junk foods.
Ex-FBI agent on Knox case: Italian justice on trial
02:58 — Erica Hill talks to retired FBI agent Steve Moore, who has done his own investigation of Meredith Kercher's murder and believes that Amanda Knox is no (more…)
Feds seek recruits at hackers convention
02:22 — Hackers weren't the only attendees at the annual DEFCON hacking convention in Las Vegas. The U.S. National Security Agency is using the event as a rec (more…)
Deadly gunfight on Amtrak train in Dallas
00:15 — Jeff Glor reports on a gunfight on an Amtrak train between undercover officers and a suspect, who was killed.
Confronting Pet Problems
06:30 — Veterinarian Dr. Debbye Turner Bell answered viewers' pet questions about feeding, separation anxiety and life span.
Nightmare Cruise Comes to an End
01:54 — As passengers disembarked from the Carnival Splendor, they spoke of their ordeal on the disabled cruise ship. John Blackstone reports.
Gifts for 50 Dollars or Less
05:10 — Real Simple magazine's Sarah Humphreys shows Erica Hill great gifts for adults and kids that are under 50 dollars.
Mass fish die-off remains a mystery
01:11 — Some experts believe strong waves killed more than a million sardines that washed up at Redondo Beach Harbor in Southern Calif. Terry McCarthy
"Tebowing," sports and faith
04:25 — Tim Tebow has attracted lots of attention for being very open about his religion -- on the field. Erica Hill and Jeff Glor spoke with former NFL playe (more…)
Jarvis Flaunts Her Rock
00:45 — Harry Smith congratulates Rebecca Jarvis on her recent engagement.
Ground Zero's ten year transformation
04:40 — Building the World Trade Center transformed New York in so many ways. 9/11 did the same as well. Chris Wragge reports on Ground Zero and the new trans (more…)
Willie Nelson's 25th Farm Aid
05:01 — Milwaukee hosts the 25th Farm Aid concert, started by Willie Nelson to raise money and awareness for struggling farmers. Betty Nguyen reports.
Women's Retirement Challenge
03:31 — Rebecca Jarvis gives advice to women on planning for retirement, so they have enough money to last a lifetime. Women face obstacles in this area that (more…)
67th Anniversary of D-Day
05:49 — Today is the 67th anniversary of D-Day, the day US troops stormed the beaches of Normandy in the most massive and successful attack during WWII. Liste (more…)
Legal inquiry into Mortenson's charities
02:30 — Greg Mortenson has sold nearly 4 million copies of his memoir "Three Cups of Tea," but a 60 Minutes report has sparked a legal inquiry into Mortenson' (more…)
Egypt's natural gas pipeline attacked, explodes
00:14 — Egypt's natural gas pipeline in Jordan and Israel were sabotaged for the second time this month. Terrell Brown reports there were two explosions along (more…)
GPS reliability questioned
02:22 — New questions have been raised over the accuracy of GPS systems after a Canadian couple got lost in a remote area of Nevada. Bill Whitaker reports on (more…)
Toddlers Found in Drowned Car
02:18 — Divers in S.C. found the bodies of two toddlers still strapped into their car seats underwater. As Kelly Cobiella reports, the mother claims she was (more…)
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  • Premiered: November 1, 1999
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A morning mixture of news, features and weather, telecast from a Manhattan studio across from Central Park. The launch of `The Early Show' in 1999 marked Bryant Gumbel's return to the morning wars in a ratings battle against his old program, NBC's `Today,'… (more)

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