A discovery of a new boson was announced at 2 am CDT (9am CERN time) on July 4th, 2012.
Prof. Jaehoon Yu at University of Texas at Arlington had two live interviews with local ABC and CBS stations about the discovery due to his involvement in the Higgs searches.

Find the links below

The WFAA story (ABC local station)

The KTVT story (CBS location station)