| Dec 11, 2014
| 1:01 PM
A coalition of California consumer groups fighting a huge nationwide cable TV merger is asking state telecommunications regulators to oppose it.
The groups filed legal opposition briefs with the Public Utilities Commission late Wednesday urging the...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 1:20 PM
NEW YORK - U.S. broadcasting companies CBS Corp and Dish Network Corp reached a multi-year deal on Saturday with CBS agreeing to continue to deliver its programs to Dish's 14 million subscribers.
The deal came hours after CBS pulled CBS, CBS Sports...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Converting WGN America from a sleepy superstation stocked with Chicago Cubs games, Chicago newscasts and reruns of "The Andy Griffith Show" to a full-fledged national cable network with original programming has been a high priority for Tribune Media since...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:39 PM
The public-access stations in Costa Mesa and Newport Beach are producing a new local sports television show.
"Newport-Mesa SportScene" is being hosted by Daily Pilot Sports Editor Steve Virgen and Costa Mesa Television's Dane Bora.
"I'm very excited...
| 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...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In a blow to cable and satellite TV providers, HBO will offer its programs directly to consumers over the Internet — potentially giving millions more Americans another reason to cancel their pay TV service.
The premium network — home to...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Time Warner Inc. reported third-quarter results that sailed past Wall Street projections as the media giant garnered higher fees for its television channels and movies.
The New York company posted third-quarter profit, after stripping out one-time items...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:11 PM
"Game of Thrones" closed out its fourth season on Sunday with skeleton warriors, sorcery, dragons and murder. One thing it didn't have was pirates -- Davos Seaworth is reformed. Those were only in the real world. According to the website TorrentFreak, the...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:45 PM
CBS is using its airwaves to alert Dish Network customers that one of their favorite stations soon could go dark.
The two media companies have been negotiating a new distribution agreement for CBS-owned television stations, including KCBS-TV Channel 2...
| 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...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Doctor Who has fought Daleks, Silurians and Cybermen. Now he's going to be teaming up with flesh-eating zombies in hopes of conquering Madison Avenue and merging cable behemoths.
AMC Networks, which has found much success with its apocalyptic zombie-...