| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Rupert Murdoch wants one more jewel for his crown.
The 83-year-old media mogul's audacious $80-billion bid to acquire Time Warner was rejected, but people close to Murdoch say that he hasn't given up. Time Warner's stock soared 17% on Wednesday amid...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:03 AM
UPDATED: Barack Obama and Bill Clinton are the main guests on the Sunday programs this weekend.
Obama talks to George Stephanopoulos on ABC's "This Week," which starts at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. Obama told ABC that the World Cup is affecting some...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The announcement that 20th Century Fox Television heads Dana Walden and Gary Newman would take the reins of Fox Broadcasting brought ringing endorsements from showrunners in their stable.
"I've worked with them both for a while, and they really know what...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:48 AM
UPDATED: "Extant," the Halle Berry astronaut drama, debuted to 9.6 million viewers, the biggest audience Wednesday night.
"Under the Dome," another CBS drama, debuted to 9.4 million viewers this season, but its audience dipped to 7.7 million the...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Coverage of both the Malaysia Airlines downed over Ukraine and unrest in the Gaza region helped two Fox News Channel programs reach new total-audience highs, according to data from Nielsen Media Research.
The 21st Century Fox cable outlet's "The Kelly...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The nation's most prominent TV-news outlets scrambled to cover the breaking story of a second apparent disaster involving a Malaysia Airlines jet, a signal, perhaps, that the networks anticipate viewer interest in the story may be high given the amount of...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:29 PM
All the little chicks with the crimson lips go / Cleveland rocks! Cleveland rocks! / Livin’ in sin with a safety pin goin' / Cleveland rocks! Cleveland rocks!
OK, so that--the theme song from "The Drew Carey Show," the nine-year ABC offering...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Despite low ratings and a lack of distribution, Al Jazeera America is on solid ground, says the news network's president, Kate O'Brian.
O'Brian cited the channel's recent Peabody Award and Robert F. Kennedy Award for Excellence in Journalism wins for...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:35 AM
With his court hearing just days away, Fox News plans an hour-long special Friday night on a Marine reservist jailed in Mexico on weapons charges.
The special, hosted by Greta Van Susteren and titled "Wrong Turn: Marine Held in Mexico," will feature...
| Jul 6, 2014
A foreigner crossed the Rio Grande near Hidalgo, Texas, the other day. He had spent three weeks traveling from Honduras, and he was carrying only one thing with him: a birth certificate. He was hoping to find relatives in San Antonio or Maryland. His name...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The leader of an armed militia mobilizing to deploy along the Southwest border has drawn criticism for a YouTube video in which he appears to advise members to confront and intimidate those caught crossing the border illegally.
"You see an illegal....