| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Greetings, readers! Today is Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 75 degrees and a low of 53 degrees.
Your headlines for the day:
- A proposed 180-unit, mixed-use development that would overtake a lot...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Whether growing up in the Burbank that’s in Illinois or the one in Washington, children can tune into Cartoon Network — but in the “media capital of the world,” they can get into the toons themselves.
That’s what a group...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Negotiations between television giants CBS Corp. and Dish Network broke down late Friday, and CBS demanded its signal be removed from Dish's systems in 14 markets.
The blackout of CBS-owned stations on Dish systems began at 4 p.m. Pacific time Friday...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Rupert Murdoch had his modern media empire family on display for shareholders.
The 83-year-old media mogul on Wednesday presided over 21st Century Fox’s annual shareholders meeting, in which he was overwhelmingly reelected as chairman of the...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Dish Network subscribers have another reason to give thanks: There will be no CBS station blackout over the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
Late Tuesday, CBS Corp. and Dish Network agreed to once again extend the deadline for their contract...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
CBS Corp said Dish Network Corp customers will lose access to the CBS broadcast network on Thursday if the two companies did not reach a new deal on terms for carrying the channel by then. Reuters
CBS Corp said Dish Network Corp customers will lose...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:14 AM
The 42nd Annie Award nominations, presented by the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, cover film, TV production, commercials, short subjects, video games, student films and honorary and achievement awards. The newest category --...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:00 PM
No other holiday says television like Thanksgiving, which is already three-quarters devoted to sitting on a couch in an insurmountable stupor. Whether it's from the tryptophan, the pie or the beer, from unquestioned custom or, indeed, the psychosomatic...
| Nov 19, 2014
Filmmakers and comic book creators have taken Batman to some dark and scary places in recent years, but a new […]...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Talk to Zita Lefebvre about her fondest memories at Burbank-based Cartoon Network Studios and she might tell you about starting an effort to help match company employees with the right volunteer opportunity in the community.
“I think that makes for...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
CNN, Cartoon Network and other Turner Broadcasting channels have returned to Dish Network's satellite television service as part of a short-term accord between the two fighting media companies.
After a monthlong blackout, Dish and Turner said Friday...