Despite a national recession that reduced personal and corporate giving, donations to the Public Broadcasting Service grew by 13.7% last year, thanks to a larger number of contributors, according to…
The Corp. for Public Broadcasting will spend $ 1.3 million to help fund the production of 11 new programs and series, including a docudrama on the life of former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev…
As expected (Daily Variety, Jan. 6), Liberty Media and NBC/Cablevision yesterday merged their competing cable sports services to create the Prime SportsChannel Networks, consisting of two national…
House copyright subcommittee chairman William Hughes (D-N.J.) has offered a bill on Tuesday that would, in essence, repeal retransmission consent, the new law that allows broadcasters to charge cable…
The two-hour premiere of Paramount's "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine," which received one-time prime time affiliate preemptions in several markets, continued to cruise into new ratings galaxies during…
Golf pro Peter Jacobson has joined ABC Sports' golf announcing team, where he will serve as an analyst for the network's golf coverage.
FOR THOSE WHO MAY have found this space a little grumpy during 1992, we feature a new (and probably short-lived) attitude in the first column of 1993: Enthusiasm.
Backed with some of his own funds and some provided by others, Lifetime president Thomas Burchill has purchased a majority position in the country's third largest television station rep firm Petry.
The long-in-the-making merger between national sports services SportsChannel America and the Prime Network has come to a close with an announcement of the deal expected as early as today, according…
Cable TV trade body Community Antenna Television Assn. has named Federal Communications Commission veteran Bob Ungar its new veepee and general counsel.
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