Sen. Paul Simon (D-Ill.) pledged Tuesday to resist passage of all anti-TV violence legislation following announcements by the networks and cable industries to hire independent researchers to monitor…
The three networks and Fox Broadcasting Co. are planning to dispense with formal pilot presentations to advertisers this year, apparently seeing little upside in the practice.
Tributes to Sid Caesar and Norman Lear will bookend the Museum of Television & Radio's 11th annual television festival, to be held March 2-19 at the L.A. County Museum of Art.
ABC will seek to expand its weekly "ABC in Concert" latenight franchise with an hourlong country-music version of the show that will be scheduled through the summer opposite "Saturday Night Live" at…
Broadcast union honchos lashed out Monday at NBC's latest contract proposals as a "sweeping assault" on key provisions of the current pact, which expires March 31.
Giving new meaning to the buzz phrase "free your mind," MTV will launch its first spoken-word tour, spotlighting the work of three top poets.
CBS Inc. led rival webs on a wild Wall Street ride Monday after one analyst recommended it and a published report quoted TCI Communications chief John Malone as predicting Walt Disney Co. would buy…
The Federal Communications Commission has levied $ 325,000 in fines against 12 radio stations and a $ 121,500 fine against a Florida cable TV operator for allegedly violating equal employment…
Facing unprecedented pressure from Capitol Hill to curb TV violence, cable and broadcast industry representatives will hold two press conferences today to unveil a series of voluntary initiatives…
Four stagehands were injured when a smoke-producing machine caught fire during filming at CBS Television City, authorities said.
Proving there's life beyond "90210," Jenny Garth tackles the tough role of a young bride who, after suffering years of abuse at the hands of her older husband, Bruce (Gregory Harrison), snaps and…