| May 22, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Fans of close ratings races can study the May results for photo finishes.
At 6 p.m. weekdays, WESH-Channel 2 beat WFTV-Channel 9 by 28 viewers -- 28 viewers in the 25-to-54 age group that is most important to news advertisers.
When you hear the...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:37 AM
A Michigan boy who told his mom not to throw him a birthday party because he has no friends got the ultimate surprise as "Good Morning America" threw the 11-year-old a surprise party Friday.
Colin was treated with a blowout in Times Square that...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"Austin City Limits" is humming an interesting tune: The PBS musical staple is about to celebrate its 40th anniversary with a landmark two-hour TV special. Yet its top producer sees a day when digital transmission of video and audio plays a...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Help Wanted: Walt Disney Co. seeks executive with experience in both broadcast and cable television. Must embrace new technologies, display keen programming instincts and be deft at corporate politics. Internal candidates welcome.
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:25 PM
It's only been a few hours since Anne Sweeney announced her intentions to resign from her senior role at Walt Disney Co. next January, and speculation is already heating up about who will replace her.
Holding the titles of co-chair Disney Media Networks...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Spanish-language television personality Raul Gonzalez has joined Telemundo, where he plans to develop and host a weekly prime-time variety show that is scheduled to launch this fall.
Until late last month, Gonzalez, a native of Venezuela, was a...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:03 AM
He went west to the heartland in 1983 with a guitar and a penny whistle, a political troubadour who was 20 but looked more like 15. And when he arrived, they gave him a phone, a map and a list of names, and said, "Go win part of Iowa for our...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:30 PM
ABC is making strides in the TV-news wars, taking the lead (if narrowly) from NBC's long-dominant "Nightly News" in the demographic most important to advertisers for three out of the last four weeks of weekday broadcasts.
To be certain, ABC's "World...
| May 7, 2014
| 4:33 PM
NBC's "Today" franchise is getting a new head coach.
Jamie Horowitz, a programming executive at ESPN, has been tapped as senior vice president and general manager of "Today." In that role he will be in charge of all four hours of the morning show and...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Sportcaster Erin Andrews will be replacing longtime cohost Brooke Burke-Charvet on "Dancing With the Stars" when the new season of the ABC reality competition premieres in March.
Burke-Charvet, 42, a former model-actress, has co-anchored the...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:11 AM
1. "The Target" by David Baldacci (Grand Central, $28). At the president's request, Will Robie and his partner Jessica Reel try to take down a global threat. Last week: —
2. "The Collector" by Nora Roberts (Putnam, $27.95). A...