| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:25 AM
An industry expert said a series of cable mergers and acquisitions has left the market in fewer hands, just as it needs to embrace innovation.
On Tuesday, Bright House Networks, the major provider for Internet and cable television in Orlando and Tampa...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 6:45 PM
Baseball fans looking for a resolution in the long-running battle over distribution of a TV channel featuring the Los Angeles Dodgers will have to wait even longer.
On Friday, the Federal Communications Commission said it was putting on hold its...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:36 PM
Verizon has given the cold shoulder to the Weather Channel.
The telecommunications company said its contract to carry the Weather Channel and Weather Scan on its FiOS TV service expired, and it has opted not to seek renewal. While desire to reduce...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 5:05 PM
Media company Viacom Inc. has begun restructuring its operations, resulting in layoffs in the company's advertising sales division and its TV Land cable channel.
At least 20 people on Thursday were let go at TV Land, according to three people familiar...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 12:01 AM
The second installment in the teen dystopian series "Divergent" came in first at the weekend box office.
Lionsgate's "Insurgent," starring Shailene Woodley and Theo James, opened to more than $52 million in ticket sales. Last week's champ, Disney's...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The Paley Center for Media sits in the axis of the media universe in New York.
The museum is within walking distance of the headquarters of CBS, NBCUniversal, 21st Century Fox and Time Warner. There, television leaders hobnob during industry...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 3:30 AM
The California Public Utilities Commission has delayed until May 7 its vote on Comcast Corp.'s proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable.
The regulatory group also rescheduled a hearing in Los Angeles to receive public comment on the proposed media...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:55 PM
Sean Penn's "The Gunman" was no match for the rebel kids of "Insurgent."
The second installment in the "Divergent" series easily topped the box office with $54 million from 3,875 theaters, according Rentrak estimates Sunday. Penn's geopolitical...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 6:47 PM
Bryce Alford's winning three-point shot was correctly called goaltending, and Russell Wilson's final Super Bowl pass should have been ruled a touchdown.
We've heard the term "wide right" numerous times in football,...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 5:15 AM
The Federal Communications Commission's new definition of high-speed Internet service could become a factor in Comcast Corp.'s proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable.
The FCC and the U.S. Department of Justice are reviewing the Comcast-Time Warner Cable...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:26 AM
Conan O'Brien entertains hundreds of thousands of people each year. On a recent clandestine trip to Cuba, however, the TBS latenight host had to please just one - and for several harrowing minutes, thought he had failed.
O'Brien quietly journeyed last...