| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:01 AM
When the George Zimmerman verdict came in Saturday night, a huge audience was watching in Central Florida.
In the half-hour the verdict was announced, 710,000 viewers were watching across 11 channels. Many others, not counted in the TV audience, were...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:34 AM
Time Warner Inc. is overhauling the leadership at its Turner Broadcasting unit.
Phil Kent, the longtime chief executive officer of Turner Broadcasting will give up that title in 2014, and John Martin, currently chief financial officer of Time Warner,...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:58 PM
If recent history is any guide, there may be an exodus of top executives at Turner Broadcasting in the wake of a shake-up there.
Time Warner said Wednesday that Phil Kent would step down at the end of the year as chief executive of Turner Broadcasting,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Time Warner Inc. is shaking up the leadership at its Turner Broadcasting unit.
Phil Kent, chief executive of Turner Broadcasting since 2003, will give up that title at the beginning of next year to John Martin, Time Warner's chief financial officer....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:01 AM
After the coffee. Before avoiding the onslaught of Comic-Con tweets.
The Skinny: Really hard getting motivated this morning. I keep getting distracted by all the Emmy coverage and being amused by reporters trying to top each other with arcane tweets...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 8:55 PM
After being ignored for most of the evening, "Days of Our Lives" won the drama series prize at the 40th Daytime Emmy Awards — the first time it had been honored in that category since 1975.
The NBC soap opera won only one other award Sunday in the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Kim Kardashian's family is swooning over her new baby girl with Kanye West.
The reality TV starlet, 32, gave birth to a baby girl on Saturday in Los Angeles, about a month before her expected due date and just in time for West, 36, to celebrate Father's...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Just as the Casey Anthony trial did two summers ago, the George Zimmerman trial will prompt major changes to local daytime television.
Opening statements are to start at 9 a.m. Monday. Viewers will see live, wall-to-wall coverage that day on WESH-...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Cable news was mostly bad news in Day One of the Trayvon Martin trial.
Why am I not shocked that once again 24/7 cable news failed to rise to a big-news occasion loaded with powerful sociological implications?
MSNBC promised fabulous live coverage...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:37 AM
The man who introduced “truthiness” to the lexicon has a new word for us all: “truthinews.”
As defined by Stephen Colbert, “truthinews” is the practice, increasingly prevalent on cable news, of telling viewers...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 1:08 PM
At the George Zimmerman trial, the testimony of key witness Rachel Jeantel generated wide interest and strong reactions Wednesday afternoon.
Her testimony was playing on HLN, CNN and MSNBC. Fox News Channel carried her for a while but cut to other news....