Viacom Intl. has filed a suit requesting that a federal judge prevent the Federal Communications Commission from enforcing a law requiring cable stations to carry certain signals.
NBC got off to a rousing start with last Sunday's opener of the New York-Chicago NBA Eastern final playoff series, dunking all sports competition with the highest rating ever for a semifinal opener.
Jay Tarses, who has been responsible for a few of television's more innovative series ("The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd,""Buffalo Bill"), has put together a top-notch ensemble for "Black Tie…
The Nostalgia Network has filed suit in federal court against the Unification Church and its founder, Sun Myung Moon, claiming the church -- through various wholly owned subsidiaries -- is attempting…
Universal Pictures, the only major studio that has not engineered an output deal for its theatricals with HBO or Showtime in recent years, has struck a deal with Tele-Communications Inc. and Encore…
Three long-in-the-can CBS series -- including the perennial "when's it going to air?" animated series "Family Dog"-- finally have timeslots on CBS for this summer.
Time Warner Cable, a unit of Time Warner Inc., has selected four Florida neighborhoods to receive its Full Service Network.
KABC-TV swept the early evening news derby while KNBC-TV won its first major sweeps late news crown since February 1992, according to final Nielsen results for the May sweeps.
Bolstered by a strong NBC prime time sweeps and the monstrous "Cheers" finale, WNBC's "News 4 New York" dethroned WABC's "Eyewitness News" for the 11 p.m. Arbitron ratings crown.
Werner Klatten, chief of Germany's No. 2 private web SAT 1, is ankling effective May 31.
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