| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Discovery Communications said third-quarter profit rose nearly 10% as the company's international operations buoyed results even as its U.S. cable networks showed evidence of lackluster performance.
The Silver Spring, Maryland, owner of Discovery...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The transformation of Mike Tyson from chump to champ, con to ex-con (to con to ex-con), from drug addict to sober vegan and from boxing to Broadway, takes perhaps its strangest turn Monday with the premiere of "Mike Tyson Mysteries," on Adult Swim.
| Oct 12, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Want to know the latest trends in carpeted cat furniture? What to do about your dog's strange skin rash? If you really can train a rabbit to walk on a leash?
There's probably a show on Pet Life Radio to answer these questions — and just about...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Animal Planet is the latest cable network to dip into graphic novel fare, optioning the zombie animal story "The Other Dead" to be developed as a scripted series.
From creators Joshua Ortega ("Gears of War," Spider-Man") and Digger Mesch ("Agent 88," "X-...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:30 PM
National Geographic Channels U.S. and Fox Networks Group named Julia K. Rao as Chief Financial Officer. Rao will report to NGC CEO Courteney Monroe and Fox Networks Group EVP and CFO Del Mayberry.
"Julia's background as a respected financial leader...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:34 PM
The title of the new series "Pond Stars" may just sound like an easy play on the already running "Pawn Stars," but it is very serious about the pond part of its name.
The Nat Geo Wild channel show is about guys who make elaborate backyard ponds, streams...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 8:30 AM
"When you buy something made of ivory, where does the money go?" asks an onscreen question at the start of Kathryn Bigelow's "Last Days," a remarkable three-minute PSA on the subject of elephant poaching and the illegal ivory trade that premiered on...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Police are investigating a possible case of animal cruelty after a Florida Panhandle grandmother posted a photo on Facebook showing two young girls with a dog tied up with a jump rope.
According to WJHG, the grandmother is facing misdemeanor animal...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 11:38 AM
There isn’t a day that goes by without a new video going viral on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube of some cat looking cute, being mischievous or even saving the day.
So it was just a matter of time before these Internet videos would go legit. This...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Television program advisories usually warn viewers about the presence of nudity, adult language or content and violence. But there is one series on Animal Planet with a unique advisory:
"The following program contains material that is just too cute....
| Sep 22, 2014
| 5:26 PM
"My cat’s on Instagram" is a phrase you don't hear all that often, unless you happened to be at Sunday’s premiere of the L.A. Feline Film Festival at Exposition Park. It was everything magical that a cat lover dreams of: Web favorite Lil Bub...