KNBC and Fox O&O KTTV reigned as the demographic rating leaders in the local news derby, according to Nielsen's just-released Los Angeles demo ratings breakdown for the May sweeps.
ABC and its affil board have reached agreement on a three-year peace plan that requires stations to give back $135 million in compensation in exchange for additional primetime ad inventory, a stake…
The Pax Net will stop being a second-class citizen in the Nielsen books starting this September.
A new NBC policy on primetime program preemptions is ruffling the feathers of Peacock affils.
For the seventh time, Michael Seligman will be the supervising producer of the primetime Emmy Awards broadcast
The bidding by the broadcast networks has begun for Columbia Pictures' Adam Sandler hit "Big Daddy," but the winning bidder may have to swallow some other pictures it doesn't want.
UNITED KINGDOM Caryn Mandabach, president of the Carsey-Werner Co., will deliver the 1999 Worldview address at the Edinburgh Intl. TV Festival, Aug. 27-30. Worldview is one of the event’s…
Pre-election political pressures moved back into the forefront of Russia's TV scene last week after territory's pubcaster RTR pulled one of its most influential political programs, "Sovershenno…
Avoiding what could have been a sudden death match, Gallic paybox Canal Plus and the Television Par Satellite digital consortium reached a compromise over the weekend on rights to air national soccer…
Pumping fresh blood into its seventh season, CBS' "Diagnosis Murder" has tapped Chris Abbot the show's newest executive producer, and added five other staffers.
Fox News Channel is developing an hourlong primetime news/interview program for anchor Paula Zahn. Show is slated to run weeknights at 10 p.m., filling the timeslot occupied by soon-to-depart anchor…