Western Intl. Syndication's off-HBO series "1st & Ten" has been cleared on 67 stations representing 71% of the country, including the CBS O&Os in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago.
Maj. Gen. John Frost, whose heroic role in the Allied defeat at Arnhem during World War II inspired the movie "A Bridge Too Far," died May 21.
Sun Ra, a trailblazing jazz musician and avant-garde composer for 60 years, has died after a series of strokes. He was 79.
Daniel Barnathan has been promoted to VP of daytime sales at ABC. The former VP and director of news, early morning and late night sales joined ABC as a research analyst in 1978.
Paul Wadsworth, an assistant to producers and writers at Warner Bros., died May 2 of accidental asphyxiation.
Monday came and went at the Federal Communications Commission, but the agency appears no closer to deciding whether Fox Inc. topper Rupert Murdoch will be handed a permanent waiver of commission…
The operator of Dimension Cable Services in Orange County is seeking a federal court order barring implementation of new must-carry Federal Communications Commission rules set to go into effect June…
Polish-born pianist Mieczyslaw Horszowski, who played with conductor Arturo Toscanini and counted Peter Serkin, Ruth Laredo and Eugene Istomin among his former students, died May 22.
An organization representing film studios and record companies has asked U.S. Trade Representative Mickey Kantor to deny special trade benefits to six countries because of inadequate copyright…
Anne Sweeney has been named chairman and CEO of Fox Basic Cable, the Fox division responsible for launching and programming a new basic cable service expected to premiere on Tele-Communications Inc…
Polygram Group Distribution and CGI Records have pacted in an exclusive distribution agreement for the Chicago-based record company's gospel music, which includes work by Andrae Crouch, the Winans…