CBS has grabbed the Aug. 2-8 primetime Nielsens week in household numbers, breaking ABC's two-week hold on the top spot, though ABC remained far ahead among young-adult audiences.
YM, a magazine for young women, and Colossal Pictures, a design and production company turning out cable shows, are teaming up to produce "YM/TV," which will present an irreverent look at lifestyle…
Whoopi Goldberg, Martin Lawrence and Fox Broadcasting's "In Living Color" each captured two awards at the first "Soul Train Comedy Awards," which will air during an Aug. 16-22 firstrun syndication…
The FCC Tuesday granted cable TV companies with fewer than 1,000 subscribers a delay in the effective date of new rate regulation rules. But the agency said the new rules will become effective Sept…
MTV Europe is suing five major record labels and two trade organizations in a dispute over broadcast license fees.
MCA TV and Viacom Entertainment are the latest to throw their hats into the firstrun syndicated newsmag ring.
A conservative media watchdog group Monday delivered petitions with 15,000 signatures to the FCC urging the agency to block the sale of KRTH-FM Los Angeles to Infinity Broadcasting.
Tribune Broadcasting and three cable operators -- Continental, Scripps Howard and Sutton Capital -- will soon announce that they've bought an equity position in the Television Food Network, the new…
Apparently undaunted by tepid results for the pairing of Dan Rather and Connie Chung, CBS will also try a co-anchor format on "The CBS Evening News' " Sunday edition -- with "CBS This Morning"…
HBO takes on the tremendous job of trying to explain homosexuality in this country, and finds its subjects -- gays, lesbians, their families and their extended families -- for the most part willing…
Ellen Hamilton has been named director, corporate information, media relations at NBC, West Coast, reporting to media relations VP Patricia Schultz.