Changes are in the works at CNN as the news network's parent Time Warner prepares for its merger with America Online. In recent weeks, the 24-hour newsie has been experimenting with a new primetime…
The National Network (TNN) has landed exclusive cable rights to the XFL, which will begin airing on the Viacom-owned cabler in February.
In the wake of Election Night mishaps at the nets, NBC and Fox News Channel said last week they were considering pulling out of Voter News Service, the news consortium that provides exit polling and…
The U.K.'s competition regulator is probing Rupert Murdoch's British Sky Broadcasting over possible anti-competitive practices.
Before Regis had a chance to ask "Is that your final answer?" he was cut off by George W. Bush.
NBC has pulled the plug on Aaron Spelling's struggling sudser "Titans" and is close to doing the same with "The Michael Richards Show." Peacock execs informed Spelling Tuesday that the network would…
What a sight it wasn't as newsies rushed to play an audio tape of the Dec. 1 Supreme Court hearing on the unresolved presidential race. The tape was made available immediately following the morning…
Showtime's massive marketing campaign for "Queer as Folk" paid big Nielsen dividends Sunday, as the show scored a 4.5 rating in cable homes in its primetime premiere.
"Iyanla," Buena Vista's new talker backed by Barbara Walters, has nabbed the thumbs up from TV stations covering about one-third of the country, including ABC O&Os in three of the top five markets…
The cable industry trotted out a generous sampling of its star executives during last week's Western Cable Show in Los Angeles, everyone from John Malone and Barry Diller to Geraldine Laybourne and…
Warner Bros. veteran Kevin Byles has been appointed vice president and general manager at ChumCity Intl.