FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said that the agency is considering a petition to issue sanctions against broadcast stations that use the term “Redskins” when referring to Washington D.C.’s professional…
The NFL has been the target of massive public scrutiny as of late, and now it looks like Matt Stone and Trey Parker are zeroing in on the Washington Redskins name controversy. Comedy Central aired a…
NBC Sports anchor Bob Costas weighed in forcefully Sunday on the controversy over the nature of the Washington Redskins’ name, which has stirred debate amid the NFL team’s refusal to change its…
TV networks need to take the lead in nickname scrum
The much-anticipated opening-week “Monday Night Football” matchup between the Washington Redskins and Philadelphia Eagles gave ESPN its highest rating yet for its first game of the season. And that…
British broadcaster David Frost, who was best known for a series of interviews with former President Richard Nixon, has died. Frost, who was 74, died of a heart attack on Aug. 31 while on board the…
This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
NBC's "Sunday Night Football" wrapped its season with its largest ever audience last week -- topping 30 million viewers for the first time -- as the Peacock logged another victory in key demos.
Sunday's finale between the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins on NBC's "Sunday Night Football" delivered the net's best-ever overnight rating for a regular-season contest. And overall, the…
NBC continues to rule Monday night's this fall as "The Voice" and a good showing for the special "Blake Shelton's Not So Family Christmas" kept the Peacock ahead of its rivals in key demos.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. is suing the longtime producer of its Golden Globe telecast, Dick Clark Prods., charging that it is trying to steal the rights to the show away from them.