It was the spark that led to the passage of the nation's first worker safety laws.
The pilot market is robust this year, thanks to the rebound in the economy and demand for advertising.
John Bryan has been upped to prexy of domestic TV distribution for MGM.
Pilot season is usually a marathon for producers, but this year it's a sprint for Mindy Schultheis and Michael Hanel.
There's a new front in the retrans wars: Fox vs. its affiliates.
CW has added a sixth pilot to its 2011 development roster, greenlighting another supernatural entry from "Vampire Diaries" exec producer Kevin Williamson.
ABC is loading up feature film players for the pilot for its dark sudser "Revenge," from "Swingtown" creator Mike Kelley.
NBC has greenlit a drama pilot for an edgy Western from scribe Josh Brand and helmer Peter Horton. It is also reviving its plans to redo the U.K. detective drama "Prime Suspect" with a new creative…
"Mad Men" won big -- again -- at Saturday's WGA Awards, but the victory was bittersweet for some of the show's staffers.
AOL is making its biggest bet yet that it can succeed as an online content company, announcing just after midnight Monday that it was acquiring the heavily-trafficked Huffington Post for $315 million.
CBS added two more to its comedy pilot roster Friday evening, both of them domestic vehicles.