The A.H. Belo Corp. is close to a deal to buy indie TV station KTVK Phoenix for more than $360 million.
John Severino, one of broadcasting's most colorful figures during the 1970s and '80s, is in serious talks with CBS to take the helm of the Eye's O&O group.
Eddie Murphy has rejoined the voice cast of Fox's claymation comedy "The PJs" after briefly bailing on the show in anger over Fox's decision to hold it back for midseason rather than giving it a slot…
DreamWorks has recruited comedy vet Carol Leifer as co-exec producer of its ABC sitcom "It's Like, You Know..."
It sounds like a revenge plot hatched by “The Simpsons'” Principal Skinner. But in a stranger-than-fiction twist, the advertiser boycott campaign against Fox’s “Family Guy” is being led by the…
Fox Sports execs are huddling with local cable operators this week in an effort to settle a contract dispute that has Fox threatening to black out Los Angeles Dodgers telecasts on its Fox Sports West…
Jennifer Faltings has been named veepee of talent and development for the Littlefield Co.
KNBC and Fox O&O KTTV reigned as the demographic rating leaders in the local news derby, according to Nielsen's just-released Los Angeles demo ratings breakdown for the May sweeps.
John Conomikes, a dean of the broadcasting biz with a 45-year career in station management, is stepping down as prexy and co-CEO of Hearst-Argyle Television as of June 30.
Emmis Communications has emerged as a contender to buy Sinclair's radio station group after inking a deal that paves the way for Emmis to acquire Sinclair's radio and TV outlets in the St. Louis…