With the specter of government action looming, leading TV exex defended their industry Tuesday against charges that there is too much violence on television.
While NBC made headlines with its coverage of the NBA playoffs and CBS shook up the evening news race by adding Connie Chung to its anchor desk, ABC quietly snuck into first for the prime time…
NBC will for the first time offer a second foreign-language audio feed to affiliates during coverage of the NBA Finals, which starts tonight.
There may be six additional dates for the Simon & Garfunkel reunion concerts at the Paramount Theatre in New York City, according to sources. The duo will perform at least 10 shows together starting…
Cable television competition could intensify and expanded programming become available to viewers under expected settlement by seven companies of a multiyear antitrust investigation of the industry.
Interim FCC chairman James Quello said Tuesday his agency may postpone implementation of new cable TV rate regulation rules by week's end, unless Congress doles out money needed to enforce the regs.
Picketers protesting Viacom's cable service in the Bay Area were stationed outside the National Cable Television Assn.
The Interactive Television Assn. is expanding its offices. ITA, a non-profit trade association, is based in Winston-Salem, N.C., and is opening offices in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles in June…