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Abc To Launch New All-news Cable Network, Says Report

13th July 2007

Using its broadband broadcast ABC News Now as its launch pad, ABC is planning to inaugurate a new cable news...

Court Tv To Vanish On Dec. 31

13th July 2007

The gavel will bang down on Court TV for the last time on December 31, and the channel will become...

Gibson Extends His Lead Among News Anchors

11th July 2007

Among the nightly newscasts, World News With Charles Gibson expanded its lead over NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams last...

Hustler Scores Beat On Abc-news In Dc Madam Story

11th July 2007

ABC News, which had trumpeted the fact that it had obtained the telephone records of "DC Madam" Deborah Palfrey, but...

Ratings Fizzle During 4th Of July Holiday

11th July 2007

While network ratings for the 4th of July week have traditionally been lower than they are at any time of...

Bingo! Show Saved By Internet

9th July 2007

For the first time, an online component of a television show has given the show a new lease on life...

5th Grader Goes To Head Of Class

6th July 2007

Critics who attributed last season's success of Fox's Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? to its time slot following...

Abc's Newscast Beats Nbc's For First Time In A Decade

4th July 2007

ABC's World News With Charles Gibson was the top-rated nightly news program from April through June, beating out the traditional...

Even With All-reruns, Cbs Wins

4th July 2007

Although it aired a virtually uninterrupted schedule of reruns last week, CBS remained the most-watched network overall. But NBC, the...

Washington: 'I Have No Time To Sue Abc'

3rd July 2007

Actor ISAIAH WASHINGTON has no plans to sue U.S. TV network ABC for firing him from GREY'S ANATOMY after he...

Top Emmy Nominees Leaked

3rd July 2007

In a significant breach of security, the top-ten finalists in each category of the Primetime Emmy Awards were disclosed Monday...

Network Reporters Offer Divergent Accounts Of London Car Bombs

2nd July 2007

While it is often said that the nightly network newscasts all seem to cover the same events and present similar...

Australian Broadcasting Corp. Celebrates 75th Birthday

2nd July 2007

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation threw open its doors to its audience on the publicly funded corporation's 75th birthday Sunday --...

Abc-tv Film Critic Joel Siegel Dies Of Colon Cancer At 63

2nd July 2007

ABC-TV film critic Joel Siegel died Friday, about a week shy of his 64th birthday (July 7), of colon cancer...

Film Reviewer Siegel Loses Cancer Battle

2nd July 2007

Revered U.S. film critic JOEL SIEGEL has lost his battle with cancer. He was 63. A longtime favourite on TV...

Grey's Washington: "Rehab ... Was Just Some Crap"

29th June 2007

Former Grey's Anatomy star Isaiah Washington has lashed out at ABC, other cast members of the show, and the television...

Nba Signs New Contract Worth Nearly $1 Billion Yearly

28th June 2007

ESPN/ABC and TNT seemed willing to jump through hoops to extend their contract with the NBA Wednesday, signing a new...

New York Spanish-language Station Wins Monday Night

27th June 2007

A Spanish-language television station in New York handily beat all of its English-language rivals in the ratings Monday night. Univision...

Network Ratings Plummet To Lowest Levels Ever

27th June 2007

It was the worst of weeks for the television networks last week as they produced some of their lowest numbers...

Paris Liberated; No Cheers From Barbara Walters

26th June 2007

ABC's Barbara Walters, who had interviewed Paris Hilton by telephone when she was in jail, had apparently expected to land...

Abc News To Cut 35 Jobs

25th June 2007

In the latest announcement of news media cutbacks, ABC said Friday that it plans to cut about 35 jobs and...

Larry King To Interview Paris Hilton

25th June 2007

After days of speculation that NBC and ABC had been offering to pay Paris Hilton for an interview almost as...

Tuesday Release For Paris Hilton

23rd June 2007

Millionaire heiress Paris Hilton is to be released from jail on Tuesday, it has emerged.The 26-year-old has spent the last...

Hilton, Nbc Deny Million-dollar Payment

22nd June 2007

A spokesman for Paris Hilton has denied a report appearing in the New York Post Thursday that the jailed socialite...

Networks Breathe Easier As They Post Upfront Gains

21st June 2007

Worries about the slow start of upfront (advance) sales for the fall season appeared to have been dispelled Wednesday as...

Australia Spied On Tv Reporters With Suspected Red Ties -- And Shirts

20th June 2007

The Australian Secret Intelligence Organization (ASIO) a kind of domestic CIA operating in Australia, routinely spied on newspaper and broadcast...

Nbc's Got No. 1 Again

20th June 2007

NBC, which struggled during the regular season just to place any of its shows on Nielsen Research's top-ten ratings list,...

Tv Producer Friendly Dies

20th June 2007

Veteran TV executive ED FRIENDLY has died at the age of 85. Friendly died at his home near San Diego,...

Washington Lauded By Gay Activist

19th June 2007

Sacked GREY'S ANATOMY star ISAIAH WASHINGTON has found an unlikely supporter - a gay activist has launched a petition to...

Sheen Urges Congress To Fund Drug Courts

18th June 2007

Screen veteran MARTIN SHEEN appealed to U.S. congress to continue to fund drug courts in Washington D.C. last week (ends15Jun07)....