Will refuses to reveal the source of stolen government documents even though he could go to jail for contempt. Meanwhile, Sloan and Mac search for a last-minute buyer for ACN when Charlie's had it with Lucas; and Hallie's new job puts a strain on her relationship with Jim.moreless
Will is in for a surprise at the White House Correspondents' Dinner; Leona and Reese scramble to raise money to halt Blair and Randy's takeover; Charlie shares ideas with an ACN suitor; Maggie's scoop on the EPA gets air time on "News Night"; Sloan and Don try to keep their romance a secret from a new HR executive.moreless
Rebecca defends ACN again as another lawsuit looms; Neal could be in trouble after a dangerous leak; Charlie and Leona confront a hostile takeover attempt by Reese's half-siblings; Sloan worries that Don has crossed an ethical line; Hallie regrets a late-night tweet; Maggie weighs the pros and cons of eavesdropping.moreless
In the 3rd-season opener, it is April 2013, and the aftermath of the Genoa disaster means the News Night team treats a breaking story cautiously – a strategy that could benefit the show in the long run, or ruin the trust of their remaining viewers. Meanwhile, an anonymous source contacts Neal about stolen government documents that may be related to overseas riots, Sloan looks into a possible takeover, and Maggie subs for Elliot following the Boston Marathon bombings.moreless
Mindy tries to meet a man by following Peter's advice.
Danny decides that he wants to keep the relationship with Mindy a secret.
Mindy gets an offer from one of her idols.
Mindy struggles to break up with Cliff.
Mindy discovers a terrible mistake she made has resurfaced. Meanwhile, Danny gets sick.
Mindy tries to win Cliff back.
Mindy, Danny, Morgan and Peter head to Los Angeles to receive cosmetic injectables certification.
To get in shape for a weekend with Cliff, Mindy convinces Danny to become her personal trainer.
Mindy plans a Christmas party.
Mindy finds out that Josh is getting married.
Shulman and Associates gets accused of being racist. Morgan tries to make things right with Cliff.
Mindy and Danny spend the night in his apartment. Morgan and Peter pretend to be Mindy during a text conversation with Cliff.
To prove that she is not picky, Mindy decides to go out with a skateboarder. Meanwhile, Jeremy and Peter host a birthing class.
As Election 2012 coverage is put to bed, Reese must make a decision that affects Charlie, Will and all the senior staff of News Night, Don looks at his legal alternatives with Rebecca, and Will and Charlie have simultaneous epiphanies. Elsewhere, Neal asks Hallie's assistance finding a gift for Mac, Jim tries to make amends in his personal life and urges Maggie to do the same, and Sloan finds out who purchased her book.moreless
News Night presses on with covering Election 2012, as Leona has refused to accept anybody's resignation. The pressure is on, though, because Charlie expects an error-free broadcast and Jim worries he has made an election call too early. Meanwhile, debate goes on over whether to wait until after the polls close to run a story surrounding a tight Senate race, Mac asks Neal to fix a Wikipedia page, and Sloan discovers a fraud perpetrated in her name.moreless
Will receives some bad news about his father. Jim gives Maggie some advice.