A bill to require videogames to carry rating labels was introduced Thursday by two senators who say some of the games are too violent for young children.
Three broadcast news directors have been fired as part of overall restructuring efforts at two stations in Bakersfield.
Court TV is urging indicted Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) to allow the cable net to cover her trial. In a letter to Hutchison Thursday, Court TV topper Steven Brill said he's learned the Texas…
Sen. Ernest Hollings (D-S.C.) said Thursday he'll press forward with anti-TV violence legislation, despite initiatives announced this week by the networks and cable industry designed to placate…
David Letterman is scheduled to return to his old stomping grounds, appearing as a guest on NBC’s “Late Night With Conan O’Brien” Feb. 21. Letterman had O’Brien on as a guest when he was still…
DIC Entertainment and Saban Entertainment, once partners on various series but now bitter rivals, have extended their bickering to the former's new live-action firstrun series.
Prime Minister Jean Chretien has appointed veteran Canadian Broadcasting Corp. executive Tony Manera as head of the national pubcaster. Manera had been acting president of the CBC since Gerard…
ValueVision Intl. Inc., the newly public home shopping company, made a hostile tender bid for infomercial-maker National Media Corp. for more than $ 100 million.
As expected, the Committee on National Television Audience Measurement Thursday announced a major TV ratings laboratory project designed to compile more accurate TV viewing statistics (Daily Variety…
President Clinton's new budget set for release Monday will propose a 4% cut in federal funding to public broadcasting beginning in fiscal year 1997, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.