The American Cable Assn., Time Warner Cable and DirecTV are objecting to a part of Gannett’s proposed $2.2 billion acquisition of Belo Corp.’s broadcast stations, saying that the deal threatens to…
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…
Martin Franks has been a quiet power behind the throne at CBS for a quarter century. On Wednesday, he took a moment in the spotlight to announce his plan to retire on Sept. 30. Franks, exec veep of…
In another chapter of broadcasters efforts to stop unauthorized digital streams of their signals, Fox Broadcasting on Friday urged a federal judge to halt Dish Network's offering of recently…
Gannett and Dish Network have reached an agreement regarding Dish Network's continued retransmission of Gannett stations.
National Assn. of Broadcasters prez Eddie Fritts claims the collective clout of top cable companies is being used to dissuade TV stations from fighting for retransmission consent payments.
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