ABC has halted talks with its affiliate board on a wide-reaching plan to defray the web's "Monday Night Football" tab and restructure key elements of the overall net-affil relationship.
Go take on the daytime TV audience: Radio shrink Dr. Laura Schlessinger is close to inking a syndie talkshow deal with Paramount Domestic TV.
Hawaii's governor Ben Cayetano personally beseeched members of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical State Employees to accept wage cuts to get TV show "Baywatch" to move here rather than Australia.
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.2 Share: 20 Viewers (Millions): 18.0 Network: NBC
60 Minutes2Rating: 3.6 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 18.2 Network: CBS
Madam Secretary3Rating: 1.9 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 14.3 Network: CBS
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