| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The quarterly ratings fortunes of cable networks often ride on a single show, and that was the case for the likes of AMC, A&E and OWN during the first three months of the year.
AMC surged behind record ratings for "The Walking Dead," and OWN had its best...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Did you have a rough year in your fantasy football league? Well fear not, because puppies are to the rescue.
Animal Planet is spicing up its popular Puppy Bowl with special guests and new twists this year, including a first-ever fantasy draft and MVP...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Super Bowl Sunday may just be the cutest day of the year, thanks to Animal Planet's Puppy Bowl X and the Hallmark Channel's first-ever Kitten Bowl. It's hard not to love watching baby animals bat the ball around in what's possibly the most adorable...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:16 AM
A Costco in Simi Valley, Calif., found itself in a flap this week after a local pastor posted a photo on Twitter showing Bibles at the big-box store labeled as fiction.
Caleb Kaltenbach, pastor of Discovery Church, came across the Bibles while...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:11 PM
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The AMC drama "The Walking Dead" was the most tweeted about TV moment of Thanksgiving week, according to newly released rankings from Nielsen's SocialGuide.
The show's mid-season finale generated more than 880,000 tweets...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Watch out, "Puppy Bowl," there's a new cuddly show vying for the eyeballs of animal loving sports fans on Super Bowl Sunday. It's Hallmark Channel's "Kitten Bowl," hosted by Howard Stern's wife, Beth Stern, and featuring John Sterling, the official...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:54 AM
She's already been on Fallon, Leno, Letterman and Colbert, and now First Lady Michelle Obama will make an appearance in the Puppy Bowl, Animal Planet's consistently adorable and increasingly popular counter-programming to the Super Bowl.
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:37 AM
WASHINGTON — If you want to see first lady Michelle Obama do a touchdown dance on Super Bowl Sunday, tune in to "Puppy Bowl X," a spoof that airs beginning at 2 p.m. Chicago time on Animal Planet.
As part of her "Let's Move" campaign to end...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:08 AM
It looks like Animal Planet is barking up the right tree after all. The 10th annual "Puppy Bowl," a 12-hour marathon consisting of a two-hour broadcast played six times in a row, dug up its best viewership numbers yet on Sunday.
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Like the Seattle Seahawks, Animal Planet scored a massive victory on Super Bowl Sunday when "Puppy Bowl X" racked up a record 13.5 million viewers to become the No. 1 telecast in all of cable.
The adorable show, which pits pound pups against each...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:18 AM
CBS has scored the rights for a new Thursday night football package.
The one-year deal with the National Football League is for eight games that CBS will air in the first half of the NFL season starting this fall. While terms were not disclosed, it is...