KYLE XY returning to ABC

An unusual show to come out, ABC Family's Kyle XY, features a super-intelligent alien teen with no navel who finds himself on earth and...

Viacom to face music video protest

A coalition of women's groups and civil rights organizations plans a protest today at the annual shareholders meeting of Viacom over sexually explicit lyrics...

Two new programming bosses for Peacock net

Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Ben Silverman and veteran NBC Universal exec Marc Graboff have been given the task of reviving the primetime...

TV and diabetes linked?

No, there are not fat waves emanating from the television screen. But one of the keys to helping your body manage sugars is exercise....

LPTV brings 6.65 million

Meredith Corporation is selling its LPTV Fox affiliate in Bend, OR, KFXO-LP (Ch. 39), to in-market competitor News-Press & Gazette. According to the FCC...

TV’s history through Ralph Baruch’s eyes

To say that Ralph Baruch has led an interesting life is an understatement. As a child, born into a Jewish family in Germany, he...

Sports scores 4 of 5 for cable

Basketball playoffs, baseball and the pseudo-sport pro wrestling gave cable/satellite networks four show in the top 100, Adults 18-49, for the most recent week,...

Barker finale gets primetime rerun

We have to believe this is a first - a rerun in primetime of a program that aired in a daytime slot just a...

Tribune completes phase one of buyout

Yesterday was the deadline for shareholders to tender their shares for 34 bucks each in cash, a total of 4.3 billion, in phase one...

ABC says it did its homework

Republican presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Tom Tancredo have both fired off potshots at ABC News for airing a story about CIA plans to...

Dancing, singing and beauty close out TV season

The May sweeps and the 2006-2007 season closed out with reality TV competition shows driving strong ratings for three networks.  Jordin Sparks won "American...

Rigas convictions stand

A federal appeals court in New York yesterday upheld the convictions of former Adelphia Communications executives John and Timothy Rigas on charges of securities...

Dancing outdraws Idol

ABC is crowing over the finale of "Dancing With the Stars" on Tuesday, which topped Fox's "American Idol" in viewers on the same night...

King ties King again

The top 10 in syndicated television expanded to 11 again as the two "The King of Queens" syndication packages tied once again for 10th...

Creatures to invade CBS

CBS has announce Monday, June 4th as the debut date for "Creature Comforts," an animated series from Aardman Animations, the creators of the Wallace...

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