| Feb 20, 2015
| 10:05 PM
It began innocently last fall, a waiter at Craig’s restaurant in West Hollywood telling Leslie Moonves, the president and president and chief executive of CBS Corp., that he should talk with another frequent diner, Manny Pacquiao’s trainer,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:24 PM
CBS CEO Leslie Moonves and his wife, "The Talk" co-host Julie Chen, are going back to school -- at least their names are, anyway.
USC Annenberg announced Wednesday that its media center of the new Wallis Annenberg Hall will be named after Moonves,...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Four days. Those are what's at issue in the next great TV-industry battle.
For the last few years, the networks have gotten paid based on the number of viewers who saw commercials that aired within the first three days of the original telecast.
| Mar 4, 2015
| 11:46 AM
James Corden is nervous.
The launch of his "Late Late Show" on CBS is just weeks away, and he's questioning everything. The set. The logo. His wardrobe. Himself.
"There's good nerves and there's bad nerves," he says. "It's good nerves that spur you...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:26 AM
Tweet of the day: "3 DBs I thought helped themselves at the combine: Josh Shaw @USC_Athletics, Ronald Darby @FSU_Football, Eric Rowe @Utah_Football."
-- Gil Brandt, NFL.com senior analyst
In The Times:
Detroit Lions release former USC...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 8:13 AM
Score a huge win for CBS.
In a major TV announcement Sunday, the National Football League and CBS said they will continue their partnership this fall on Thursday nights.
CBS will produce all 16 games in the package. The broadcast network will show the...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 9:20 AM
David Letterman will host his final "Late Show" May 20 on CBS, the network announced Wednesday.
He is the late-night host with the longest tenure: nearly 22 years at CBS and 11½ years at NBC with "Late Night."
"David Letterman has given to all of us a...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 2:03 PM
Manny Pacquiao doesn’t know all the details that might be slowing Floyd Mayweather Jr. from signing to fight for their mega-bout.
But since Pacquiao is already on the record as agreeing to all terms for a long-anticipated showdown that can be...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:36 PM
It was a panic-button announcement, but don’t press it just yet.
Oscar De La Hoya told reporters in Las Vegas on Saturday that a potential Saul “Canelo” Alvarez-Miguel Cotto fight is not going to happen.
“We had a deadline -- a...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 11:07 AM
CBS has scheduled Stephen Colbert’s new late-night show to start Sept. 8. And that means the clock is ticking for the former host of “The Colbert Report” to crack the code of one of network TV’s most storied -- and now most...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 10:35 AM
NEW YORK -- Thursday night games were such a success this season for CBS that the network had extended its deal with the NFL through the 2015 season.
The agreement carries an additional year at the NFL's option. It was announced Sunday by NFL...