The Newsroom 2012 (premiere dates)
NEWS: On September 3, 2013, main star Jeff Daniels confirmed on Twitter that The Newsroom has been renewed by HBO for a third season. HBO later clarified saying, "We are excited about proceeding to a Season 3 and are continuing our conversations with Aaron about schedules."
The Newsroom 2012 S02E09
(Season 2, Episode 9)
"Election Night (Part 2)" The season finale! Will and Charlie await a decision from Reese; Sloan learns the identity of the winning bidder for her book; Neal seeks Hallie's help in giving Mac a parting gift; Jim tries to make peace with Lisa; Will has a revelation.
The Newsroom 2012 S02E08
(Season 2, Episode 8)
"Election Night (Part 1)" Will becomes the director of morale as ''News Night'' goes forward with its election night coverage; Sloan is upset that her book was auctioned with a forged signature; the team considers holding off on a story that might influence a Senate race.
The Newsroom 2012 S02E07
(Season 2, Episode 7)
"Red Team III" Rebecca pieces together the events leading to ACN's decision to air Dantana's special report on Operation Genoa; repercussions from the special report threaten to ruin ''News Night.''
The Newsroom 2012 S02E06
(Season 2, Episode 6)
"One Step Too Many" Mac and Charlie get a key witness; Will makes an appearance on a morning talk show; Jim gets unexpected company during his reunion with Hallie.
The Newsroom 2012 S02E05
(Season 2, Episode 5)
"News Night With Will McAvoy" Will is distracted during a telecast; Charlie gets a visit from a friend at the Office of Naval Intelligence; Sloan experiences humiliation and rage.
The Newsroom 2012 S02E04
(Season 2, Episode 4)
"Unintended Consequences" Maggie tries to convince Rebecca that she is fine; a protestor refuses to cooperate with Neal and Jerry after an interview with Will goes poorly; Jim gets heat from Mac.
The Newsroom 2012 S02E03
(Season 2, Episode 3)
"Willie Pete" Will continues his mission to civilize by telling Nina Howard the truth. A new witness to the Genoa story emerges on Twitter, and in New Hampshire, Jim's efforts to have his questions answered continue to fall on deaf ears.
The Newsroom 2012 S02E02
(Season 2, Episode 2)
"The Genoa Tip" A tip on a story that will ultimately cripple the network starts to become more real. Mackenzie and Sloan continue to push Will on drones as Don urges Will to advocate for Troy Davis. Maggie is un-friended by her roommate, but gets the assignment she's been begging for. Neal gets arrested on Wall Street.
The Newsroom 2012 S02E01
(Season 2, Episode 1)
"First Thing We Do, Let's Kill All the Lawyers" Will and the "News Night" staff are questioned by their lawyer about a story they've aired that's become a network crisis. An on-air remark by Will has him pulled from 9/11 anniversary coverage. Jim volunteers to cover for an embed reporter on the Romney campaign and Neal investigates the beginnings of Occupy Wall Street.