The Federal Communications Commission seeks congressional blessing for its plan to delay rollbacks on cable rates until Oct. 1.
Fox's News Division has bought $ 1 million worth of editing equipment from Avid Technology Inc. The unit, which is a part of News Corp., bought 10 Media Composer digital non-linear editing systems…
Telephone companies are opposing sweeping legislation offered this week by Sens. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) and John Danforth (R-Mo.) that contains a provision allowing telcos to offer cable TV service…
ABC Entertainment president Ted Harbert paused during his presentation to affiliates Thursday to make a policy statement about TV violence -- namely, that the web will work to keep levels to "an…
About a third of ABC stations indicated they may be reluctant to air the Steven Bochco Prods. drama "NYPD Blue" in its present form, according to a show of hands at the network's business affiliate…
A new production company formed by John Labatt Entertainment was incorrectly identified in Thursday's paper.
Gary Borton has been appointed exec VP of laboratory operations at Deluxe Labs. Borton, a 27-year vet of Eastman Kodak Co., was most recently general manager and veepee of western U.S. and Canada…
The Senate Appropriations Committee agreed late Tuesday to provide $ 11.5 million in emergency funding to help the Federal Communications Commission administer the 1992 Cable Act.
King World Prods. reportedly has named Betsy Alexander as exec producer of the syndicator's "Les Brown Show," which premieres this fall.
Fledgling "wireless cable" and other TV services like direct broadcast satellite companies gained access to a wider range of programs under a settlement announced Wednesday by state prosecutors.
Loni Anderson will join the cast of the NBC series "Nurses" in the fall, playing a hospital administrator.