Mark Harrington has been selected to drive CBS down the information superhighway. A veteran of the Eye web's sports and news division, Harrington was named to the new slot of senior vice president…
"Robocop: The Series" burst its way into the Nielsen national syndication rankings during the week ended March 20 with an arresting ratings performance.
New York-based Thirteen/WNET has received an $ 800,000 challenge grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to produce a national documentary series on the American theater.
Ted Turner's bid to create a second West Coast feed of superstation WTBS is meeting fierce resistance from network and independent TV stations.
Can't we all just get along? That seemed to be the plea of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and ABC in taking the statesmanlike step of amending their exclusive broadcast deal to allow CBS…
"Live With Regis & Kathie Lee" leaped ahead of "Donahue" and "Sally Jessy Raphael" to turn in the second-best performance among syndicated talkshows during the February sweeps, according to a…
A federal appeals court has struck down a lower court's decision granting satellite carriers of network programming and superstation signals such as WTBS the same compulsory copyright license…
A blithe addition to ABC's Friday laugh slate, "Sister, Sister," a twins caper with a twist, may not be "The Comedy of Errors," but it does have its moments thanks to the Kim Bass-Gary Gilbert-Fred…
Showtime Networks Inc. and Orion Pictures agreed Tuesday to settle their longstanding dispute over their 1986 exclusive premium TV output deal. The cabler reportedly will pay Orion an undisclosed sum.
Tele-Communications Inc. announced Tuesday that it will launch a 124-channel cable test this month in Mt. Pleasant, a Chicago suburb.
The number of TV station reporters nationwide grew by several hundred last year, but the number of radio journalists fell by a corresponding level.