| Jan 21, 2015
| 4:03 PM
FOREST HILLS (AP) — A developer has knocked over the Westinghouse atom smasher east of Pittsburgh but plans to preserve the structure no matter what happens to the property it was on.
The brick building at the base of the five-story, lightbulb-...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 1:11 PM
The Federal Communications Commission is demanding that Viacom and ESPN pay fines totaling $1.4 million for misuse of Emergency Alert System warnings.
In 2013, three media companies ran trailers for the film "Olympus Has Fallen," that contained...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:36 AM
Comedy Central has renewed emerging hit series "Broad City" for a third season, just hours before the show's sophomore turn on the network is set to debut.
The Viacom-owned outlet said it would pick up ten more episodes of the show, an odd-couple...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 2:42 PM
Viacom's Chief Executive Philippe Dauman has buttoned up his employment deal through the end of 2018.
Viacom said Thursday that it has extended by two years Dauman's contract, which previously was scheduled to expire Dec. 31, 2016.
The New York-...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:04 PM
Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, a unit of Sony Corp of America, unveiled a new cloud-based TV service, PlayStation Vue, expected to be commercially launched during the first quarter of 2015.
The web-based television service allows users...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
NBC said on Wednesday it has canceled an upcoming project with veteran comedian Bill Cosby, his second show to be pulled after accusations that he sexually assaulted women resurfaced in recent weeks.
The move by NBC comes a day after online streaming...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:30 PM
The campus that was once the legendary Hollywood headquarters for CBS will become home to a new generation of popular broadcasters.
Cable television networks MTV, Comedy Central, BET and Spike TV will consolidate in a new building at Columbia Square,...
| Nov 20, 2014
Award Season Contenders Including Jennifer Aniston, Emily Blunt, Steve Carell, Jessica Chastain, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey Jr., Michael Keaton, Eddie Redmayne, Emma Stone, Christoph Waltz and Shailene Woodley in Conversation with Times...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Premium movie channel Epix and the Los Angeles Times have teamed up to co-produce a new series featuring interviews with award-contending film actors and directors.
The five-part series, called "Hollywood Sessions," debuts on Epix at 8 p.m. Dec. 8....
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:30 AM
It started out as a titanic clash between old and new media — and sort of petered out.
Earlier this year, Google Inc. and Viacom settled what had been billed as a landmark lawsuit over alleged copyright violations at YouTube, which Google acquired...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Brown Johnson, an influential former Nickelodeon programming executive, is working as a consultant with Sesame Workshop.
Johnson is the second prominent Nickelodeon executive to join Sesame Street, the television home for Elmo, Big Bird, Oscar and other...