Young Broadcasting's KCAL emerged as the sleeper success story of the local May sweep.
In talk TV's battle of brains vs. brawn, Oprah Winfrey pulled ahead of Jerry Springer to take the May sweep bragging rights in Nielsen's overnight metered markets.
A change is gonna come -- that was the message NBC affiliates took home from the Peacock web's three-day affiliate confab this week in Los Angeles.
With the final May sweeps numbers tallied, KNBC made a clean sweep of the afternoon/evening news derby over second-ranked KABC.
Premiere Radio Networks, distribber of syndie radio powerhouses Rush Limbaugh and Dr. Laura Schlessinger, has promoted Kraig T. Kitchin to the new post of chief operating officer.
The failure of a major communications satellite late Tuesday amounted to barely a hiccup for the handful of major TV distribs that relied on the bird, but at least a half-dozen radio pubcasters were…
Amy Rosenblum has been tapped as co-executive producer of "The New Maury Povich Show," the veteran yakker's revamped talkshow coming this fall from Studios USA Television Distribution.
NBC execs and the Peacock web's affiliates are digging in their heels for protracted negotiations over a groundbreaking new business plan the network has put before affiliates.
The syndie TV spinoff of New Line's "Mortal Kombat" pics is ready to rampage this fall on TV stations and cable systems covering more than 90% of U.S. TV households.
Look for NBC affiliates to kick up a fuss about DirecTV's pay-per-view offering of the Peacock web soap "Days of Our Lives" when the web begins its three-day spring affiliates confab today at the…
The post-Barry Diller-buyout reorganization of Universal TV continues with the appointment of Dan Filie as the studio's exec in charge of worldwide drama production. U also announced on Monday plans…