CBS Broadcast Group president Howard Stringer has signed a new 4 1/2-year contract with the network, according to a report in the upcoming issue of People magazine that was confirmed by CBS.
ABC News and BBC News have formed a partnership to exchange and gather news on a worldwide scale, including provisions for planning coverage at major events and perhaps sharing bureaus.
An Olympic year paid off handsomely in terms of sports Emmy Award nominations to the networks that carried the coverage, according to Emmy citations revealed yesterday.
The Fox Children's Network captured the top spot with the kids, ABC's "Good Morning America" was the best-rated morning program and CBS continued its streak in daytime, according to Nielsen…
Hoping to build on recent ratings momentum and increase live carriage of "Nightline," ABC will delay the show's start time by five minutes and offer affiliates more time for local sales if they will…
Capital Cities/ABC has created a unit to invest in emerging companies and named George Cain as its president.
The winning streaks continued in fringe ratings, according to Nielsen statistics for the week ending March 7, as ABC's "Good Morning America" posted its 17th consecutive victory among morning fare…
Employees of CNN's New York bureau will vote April 22 whether to unionize under the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians, ultimately bringing to a head the union's more than six-year…
Paramount, one of the few major studios not to aggressively pursue the television animation market, will enter that arena with "Itsy Bitsy Spider," a weekly half-hour that will air as part of USA…
More than 28 million adults are watching cable and broadcast television each week from locations other than their primary residence, according to a new study released by the Network Television Assn.
The USA Network is expected to announce today that it has acquired the rights to Viacom's vast animation library, which includes such well-known characters as Mighty Mouse, Heckle & Jeckle and Deputy…