| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Far and away, the biggest story in NFL television coverage this fall is the arrival of "Thursday Night Football" to the CBS prime-time schedule Sept. 11 with a matchup between the Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers.
Just as NBC's "Sunday Night Football" has...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Television networks this season are writing even bigger checks to the National Football League.
Professional football remains one of the most potent weapons in TV networks' arsenals, drawing tens of millions of ardent fans who watch the sport live...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 10:01 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - For all the talk about newcomers raising the game of television, the industry on Monday chose to bestow its top Emmys on the long-running shows "Breaking Bad" and "Modern Family" and long-time television actors who held off...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 4:00 AM
For the first time in 40 years, the Emmy Awards will be on Monday night. Television's best and brightest, accustomed to having the deserted streets of downtown Los Angeles to themselves on a Sunday evening, now have something else on their minds besides...
| Aug 20, 2014
In the days leading up to the Emmys, E! "Fashion Police" co-host George Kotsiopoulos' thoughts (and feet) were thousands of miles from Hollywood's red carpet.
A gig with Gap Outlet stores sent him to Premium Outlets malls across the country where he...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Adam Herring figured his dad would kill him, and his mom figured he was right. So he waited about four weeks to deliver the news.
Reggie Herring's aversion to tattoos is surpassed only by his dislike for losing football games. Adam had been threatened...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:50 AM
You'll be seeing stars, vampires and football players this weekend among the TV highlights.
1. Hall of Fame Game, NBC, 8 p.m. Sunday
Just how much are viewers missing the NFL? We'll find out when the 2014 preseason begins with the New York Giants...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The abundance of quality programming and expanding number of options has created a logjam for the nighttime Emmy Awards, where the celebration over which shows earned nomination will inevitably give way to plenty of second-guessing about those that were...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Network television is attempting to once again defy the laws of gravity.
Next week broadcast networks ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox will test their strength as the industry kicks off its annual springtime ad sales market known as the upfront. The networks...
| May 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
With its regular use of dangling entrails, severed limbs and spurting blood, AMC's "The Walking Dead" seems like the most inhospitable roost an advertiser could find. Who wants to put an ad for hamburgers next to a scene of a zombie's skull being impaled?...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Fans of football, Adam Levine and/or James Spader, mark your calendars now. On Monday NBC announced premiere dates for its fall schedule, including returning favorites "The Voice," "The Blacklist" and "Sunday Night Football" and new series "The...