| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 1:46 PM
The Miami Heat's regional television broadcasts with Fox's Sun Sports will continue well into the next decade under an extension of their long-running partnership announced Tuesday.
The new deal will kick in at the conclusion of the current rights...
| 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 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-...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 12:52 PM
HBO's "Olive Kitteridge" opens with an older woman walking into the woods on a fall day. She is carrying a blanket, radio, envelope, revolver and one bullet.
She spreads the blanket on the ground, turns the radio to a classical station and places it...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:30 AM
"Odd Squad," a new series about problem-solving kid detectives, won't appear in full on PBS's airwaves until late November - but the audience most likely to watch the program will be able to get clues about it starting today.
In the latest signal that TV...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Layoff fever is spreading at Time Warner.
Weeks after the conglom went public with job cuts at its Warner Bros. and Turner Broadcasting divisions, the HBO unit is expected to trim its own staff as well, according to sources. Approximately 7% of its 2,400...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Premium channel HBO this week plans to lay off approximately 150 people, which is nearly 7% of the Time Warner Inc. unit's workforce.
The cuts are part of a Time Warner initiative to reduce its headcount companywide in order to bolster its bottom line...