With the sale of "Ricki Lake" to ABC affil WKRC-TV in Cincinnati, Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has cleared the freshman talker in the top 50 markets. Overall, "Ricki" is cleared on 166…
CBS delays for NCAA tournament coverage and the Masters golf tournament highlights helped "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" score its highest ratings in two months. Despite the leg up, it didn't help…
CBS has tapped cable executive David Kenin to replace Neal Pilson as president of CBS Sports. Kenin joins CBS from USA Networks, where as executive vice president of programming he was responsible…
Satellite television firm British Sky Broadcasting on Thursday announced a refinancing of T500 million ($ 737 million) that will allow it to partially repay shareholders, including Rupert Murdoch's…
The 31st annual Mip TV began on an uptick today with an impressive number of the expected 9,500 delegates from 96 countries streaming into the Palais for the first round of buying and selling TV…
Turkey's National Assembly has voted to create an independent commission to govern radio and television broadcasting, Anatolian news agency reported Wednesday.
Fox Broadcasting has signed four new affiliates, bringing its national coverage to 95%.
An angry Writers Guild of America East on Thursday called for Baltimore viewers and guild members to "turn off" WBAL-TV for the May sweeps period to support employees at the station.
Jeff Sagansky, one of the architects of CBS' historic third-to-first ratings turnaround, will take the long-expected step of leaving the network, handing the reins to exec VP Peter Tortorici.
Want to head a network entertainment division? Don't plan on longevity.
Implementation of the 1992 cable TV reregulation bill has become a "fiasco" under new FCC chairman Reed Hundt, Senate Minority Leader Robert Dole claimed late Thursday in a speech delivered on the…