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Episode List


Season 8

18 Sep. 1995
Altered States
After Murphy and Peter put their wedding plans on hold Murphy becomes more negative then usual. When Miles and Corky announce their surprise marriage Murphy cannot bring herself to wish them well.
25 Sep. 1995
The Awful Truth
Lansing's devious nephew Andrew returns as head of a TV division and offers Murphy a spot opposite Walter Cronkite on a news show. Murphy accepts but the show's content is fluff and her co-host is Miller.
2 Oct. 1995
Fearless Frank
Frank evades a deadly situation at a prison and it proves to be a ratings booster. Frank would like to cover tamer stories but head honcho Lansing pushes him into dangerous circumstances so Frank seeks Murphy's advice.
9 Oct. 1995
Murphy's Law
Murphy is called into traffic court due to her questionable driving skills and asks for no special treatment because she is famous. She finds more trouble when she ignores the community service she is sentenced to.
16 Oct. 1995
Sex or Death
Stuck between the hammer and the anvil, Miles assigns both Corky and Murphy to work on the same breaking news story.
23 Oct. 1995
Miller's Crossing
Murphy begins to question her impeccable communication skills when she fails to arrange an interview with Miller.
30 Oct. 1995
The Feminine Critique
While visiting her old college to receive an honorary doctorate, Murphy tries to prove the students in the women's studies, a class she helped establish, that she's still in touch with young women's issues.
6 Nov. 1995
Bad Company
Andrew gives both Murphy and Frank the idea to write an expose on a powerful shady businessman.
13 Nov. 1995
The Ten Percent Solution
Jim becomes jealous over the way his agent favorably treats newly signed Murphy.
20 Nov. 1995
The Humboldt Doldt
Miller takes all the credit for a story the entire FYI staff worked on.
27 Nov. 1995
Dick and Dottie
Murphy must apologize for what she said about a popular talk-show host.
8 Jan. 1996
All in the Family
Corky and Miles cause a stir in her family, when she finally tells them they're married.
15 Jan. 1996
If You're Going to Talk the Talk
Murphy is told to continue with her exclusive fluff interview with a reclusive celebrity despite her wish to move on to a more important story that just broke out.
22 Jan. 1996
My Fair Miller
Jim is told to turn Miller into a proper journalist.
5 Feb. 1996
Old Flames
Murphy has a nightmare about being on trial for the way she treated her past lovers.
12 Feb. 1996
Up in Smoke
Stuart Best offers to be an insider for FYI and give them the dirt on the tobacco industry.
19 Feb. 1996
Jim quits FYI to work for the new ICN Network. Miller gets his old job. Murphy tries to convince Jim to come back.
26 Feb. 1996
Trick or Retreat
Elizabeth Taylor visits FYI. Miles takes the staff to an outdoors team building exercise.
4 Mar. 1996
All Singing! All Dancing! All Miserable!
Murphy is to play Hillary Clinton in a sketch she's written for a comedy show but the cast of the show protests.
11 Mar. 1996
The Bus Stops Here
Miles and his team end up stuck in a diner after the bus they used to cover a tense primary campaign breaks down.
29 Apr. 1996
When A. Lansing Loves a Woman
Andrew tries to seduce unsuspecting Murphy.
6 May 1996
Casa Nova
Frank recklessly agrees to buy a mansion he can't pay off.
13 May 1996
Stepping Out
Murphy learns the shocking truth behind the rumors that FYI is done for.
20 May 1996
Miles Away
The FYI team fights back thanks to Miles.

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