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Betty Cohen, the woman who founded the Cartoon Network in 1992 and turned it into one of the five highest-rated cable networks in the U.S., will step down as prexy to help Cartoon's parent AOL Time…
Steve Jacobson has joined Fox Broadcasting Co. as VP, on-air advertising design, and Brian Dollenmayer and Scott Lauritzen have been upped to veep of on-air promotion.
NBC Enterprises Domestic Syndication has forged its first "Link." The syndicator was finalizing a deal Friday to clear the syndicated version of NBC's primetime gamer "Weakest Link" on CBS-owned WCBS…
Rogers Communications subsid Rogers Cable has sold its cable holdings in Alaska to General Communication Inc. (GCI), Alaska's largest cabler, for C$28.9 million ($19 million).
An investigation into whether satcaster BSkyB has charged pay TV rivals unfair prices for the use of its channels has been delayed until September.
German post-production outfit Das Werk has upped its stake in production house FFP Media from 50% to 81% after the success of the new venture.
After two months of uncertainty, Galaxy Satellite Broadcasting has finally made a deal to settle a debt that threatened to derail its ambitious pay TV bid.
Granada U.K. Broadcasting managing director Stewart Butterfield has ankled the company. Butterfield is the first senior exec to leave since parent Granada Media announced cutbacks and restructuring…
Cable subscribers may not associate A&E with edgy, hip latenight talkshows, but the network has signed Sandra Bernhard to do five episodes of a program that could serve as the pilot of such a series.