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  • Pilot for Civil War drama will be filmed in Virginia

    Pilot for Civil War drama will be filmed in Virginia
     The Civil War is coming back to Virginia - in the shape of a pilot for a TV drama being produced by Amazon Studios and ABC-TV.  Gov. Terry McAuliffe and the Virginia Film Office announced this week that the pilot for "Point of Honor" will be filmed...
  • Scripps Networks' Q2 Profit Falls 3.7% As Costs Offset Revenue Increases

    Scripps Networks Interactive said second-quarter net income fell approximately 3.7% as costs associated with programming offset increases in revenue from advertising and distribution at the company's lifestyle cable networks. The owner of cable...
  • Ticked off! @golfer, candidates

    I'm ticked off at myself. Nine years in Florida and still have not been able to disengage my brain while walking or driving. I'm ticked off that a well-known pro golfer withdrew from last weeks tournament with a back problem, when he had no chance of...
  • WRAPUP 1-Canada telecoms Telus, BCE chase down wireless leader

    By Alastair Sharp TORONTO, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Two of Canada's largest telecom companies reported strong quarterly wireless growth on Thursday as they chased down the wireless market leader, but fixed-line performance helped Telus Corp to outshine rival...
  • About 305,000 Americans Cancelled Pay TV in Q2 -- And That's Good News

    The U.S. pay-TV market collectively lost a net of about 305,000 subscribers in the second quarter of 2014, historically the weakest period for the sector, according to estimates from research firm MoffettNathanson. But that's actually an improvement over...
  • Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 8/9 log (updated Saturday AM with many pairings)

    7 a.m.    NFL preseason: Tampa Bay at Jacksonville (d.).--NFL Net. 8:30 a.m.    Basketball: U17 World Championship: U.S. vs. Angola (in Dubai).--ESPNU 9 a.m.    Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News).--...
  • CBS profit falls 7% in 2nd quarter with softer advertising sales

    Broadcasting giant CBS Corp. reported 7% lower second-quarter profit due to softer advertising sales, including at its marquee CBS broadcast network, and lower program licensing fees. For the quarter ended June 30, CBS reported net income of $439...
  • YouTube's biggest stars are cashing in offline

    YouTube's biggest stars are cashing in offline
    Before the makeup line, the book deal and the product endorsements, Michelle Phan was just another girl trying to make it big on YouTube. She rose to fame with her viral video tutorials, sharing makeup tips and emulating looks inspired by Lady Gaga,...
  • Ad Softness Crimps CBS 2Q Results

    CBS said second-quarter net income fell 3.9%, as advertising softness resulted in revenue shortfalls at three of its major segments during the period. The company said revenue fell about 5.3% - to $3.17 billion from $3.39 billion - as its entertainment...
  • 'Let's Be Cops' Campaign Feeds Twitter Blurbs Into TV Ads (Exclusive)

    Who needs critics? 20th Century Fox is pulling upbeat bon mots from Twitter about "Let's Be Cops" -- the goofy buddy-cop comedy picture that bows Aug. 13 -- into TV ads shortly after the tweets are posted. The studio is working with social-media...
  • FCC to Consider Whether to Expand Political Ad Disclosure Rules

    The FCC is fielding comments on whether to require that cable and satellite systems post information about political advertising to the commission's online database. In 2012, the FCC started requiring major TV broadcasters to post such information...