Actor Clayton Moore, who galloped to fame on 1950s television as the Lone Ranger, "daring and resourceful masked rider of the plains," died Tuesday at 85 of a heart attack, hospital officials said.
Six networks -- NBC, TNT, Nickelodeon, BET, NBA.com TV and Canada's YTV -- have agreed to schedule a simulcast of the National Basketball Assn.'s annual "NBA Team-Up Celebration 2000" special…
ABC's Monday football has bounced a lot higher than NBC's Saturday basketball, putting the Alphabet in position to finish Christmas week in a virtual tie with the Peacock for first in the valuable…
Warner Home Video and CNN hope audiences will want to revisit the dawn of Y2K just days after the turn of the millennium.
Leonard H. Goldenson, founder and retired chairman of the board of ABC Inc., died Monday at his home in Sarasota, Fla. He was 94. A founding father of network television, Goldenson has been credited…
After years of almost automatic jumps in primetime Nielsen ratings, cable networks showed clear signs of slowing down in 1999.
UPN 13 has tapped Lauren Sanchez co-anchor of its 10 p.m. newscast, finally nailing down a replacement for Tawny Little, who ankled the post earlier this month.
The second week in January could get ugly for the gameshow latecomers. ABC will try to preempt efforts by NBC, CBS and Fox to join the quizzer fray by launching the series version of "Who Wants to Be…
Kerry Packer's attempt to prevent pubcaster ABC's coverage of Sydney's New Year's Eve millennium fireworks fizzed Friday when Federal Court Justice Donald Hill threw out a lawsuit by Packer's Nine…
Nickelodeon proves beyond a doubt that kids do indeed say the darnedest things with its 24-hour commercial-free documentary "Nickellennium," airing all day Jan. 1. Judging from the clip reel provided…
CNBC plans to welcome in the new year with "The Opening Bell Around the World," extensive coverage of Y2K's first trades from more than 175 markets in 35 financial capitals across 16 time zones…