Johnny Carson was accustomed to addressing current events every day on "The Tonight Show," but the assassination attempt on President Reagan in 1981 was no ordinary story.
Internet survey E-Poll has launched television audience research service the Edge. Some of the service's first clients are Buena Vista TV, MGM, Scripps Networks and Studios USA, all of which will use…
NBC has made a deal to buy Granite Broadcasting Corp's KNTV for $230 million in cash, giving the network an O&O in the San Francisco market just two weeks before its affiliation with KRON expires.
European webs and decoder manufacturers Monday welcomed the European Parliament's recommendation for a uniform standard in electronic communication.
The world's first commercial shot in the Russian module of the international space station was unveiled by Japan's Dentsu ad agency Monday.
British Sky Broadcasting has been found guilty of abusing its dominant position in the U.K. pay TV market, in a preliminary ruling by competition watchdogs.
Spanish distrib Manga Films has sealed a strategic alliance with commercial web Antena 3 and satcaster Via Digital after months of negotiations.
-Forming a war force of their own, MTV News and CNN have teamed up for the first time to produce a series of news reports about how Afghani youth perceive Americans and how they are coping with their…
Bid-up.TV, the niche channel that auctions consumer goods, has sealed a carriage deal with cable operator NTL that gives it access to an additional half million homes.
Canuck broadcast regulators have approved Alliance Atlantis' acquisition of the Independent Film Channel Canada -- after turning down its bid for its own indie channel last year.
German pay TV channel Studio Universal is trying out a new niche -- broadcasting films in the original lingo.