Respected Los Angeles news anchor Jess Marlow has died at age 84. Hailing from Salem, Ill., Marlow was born in 1930 and began his career in 1958, where he worked at a station in Rock Island…
It could be a long, hot summer for Time Warner Cable and CBS, whose contract fight has erupted into a public war of words in one of the biggest TV distribution battles to date. About 3 million Time…
CBS starting Thursday is launching a TV ad campaign warning Time Warner Cable customers that the operator is “threatening to hold your favorite TV shows hostage and drop CBS,” after the two sides…
The distribution deal between CBS and Time Warner Cable expired at midnight Eastern on Sunday, and reps for the two sides said negotiations covering the Eye’s owned-and-operated broadcast stations…
The 2008 agreement between Time Warner Cable and CBS covering carriage of multiple broadcast TV stations and cable nets including Showtime expires June 30, according to industry sources — and…
Sweeps periods aren't what they used to be, back in the old days when networks loaded up May with big miniseries, and stations resorted to the trashiest of come-ons seeking to entice viewers to…
The latenight ratings race among local Los Angeles newscasts is tightening.
KABC led all local news programs at 11 p.m. in total viewers for the February sweep in the Los Angeles market.
Recent anchor changes have apparently paid off for Los Angeles' KCAL, KCBS and KTLA.
CBS' Los Angeles KCBS/KCAL duopoly has handed out pink slips to several staffers -- including morning co-anchor Suzanne Rico.
The Los Angeles TV station market provided its share of drama during the May ratings sweep: Longtime also-ran KCBS managed to post improvements across its newscasts, and morning ratings trophies…