CBS Inc. has filed a trademark infringement suit against two brothers who plan to open a chain of restaurants named Television City.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris filed a $ 10 billion libel lawsuit against ABC on Thursday, claiming it was defamed by two reports alleging the company spikes its cigarettes with extra nicotine to lure…
Spanish-language KMEX-TV's uninterrupted coverage of the aftermath of the assassination of Mexican presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio Wednesday night scored big ratings.
CBS preempted most of its programming for NCAA basketball tournament coverage on Thursday and Friday of the March 14-18 week, but that didn't derail any of the ongoing streaks in Nielsen daytime and…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has confirmed a pickup on the Universal TV superhero concept "Mantis" as a series for next fall as well as another Spelling TV concept -- this one from director Joel Schumacher…
The 19th annual American Women in Radio & Television National Commendation Awards saluted CBS' "Murphy Brown" and "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," Metromedia's "The Jerry Springer Show," ABC's "PrimeTime…
Ted Turner says his company, along with a consortium of broadcasters, will compete with satcaster Star TV once new satellites have been launched in the Pacific region.
Jaclyn Smith has agreed to star in a TV movie adaptation of Bill C. Davis’ play “Spine,” to be produced by Dick Clark Prods. Clark and Neil Stearns will exec produce the project, which doesn’t have a…
MTV, which brought "Beavis and Butt-Head" to Congress' attention, has plenty of other animated tricks up its sleeve.
It's not exactly the Who's "Magic Bus," but Scholastic Inc.'s upcoming animated series for PBS, "The Magic School Bus," is poised to bring all manner of visual delights and scientific insights to…