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Cosby's moralizing was his undoing

...taking its reruns of "Cosby," the comic's 1990s-era CBS show, off the air immediately.And the smaller Centric cable network, which is affiliated with BET and aimed at black women, said it is dropping "The Cosby Show." The 1980s NBC series...
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Another record for viewership

...528,000 viewers.An additional 600,000 watched the game with Spanish-language announcers on an NBC Universal cable network, Lazarus said.For NBC Universal, the true value of broadcasting the game may be learned in the next few weeks...
Local boy suffering from seizures meets 2 big screen superheroes

...Oskar got to relive some of the magic on his eighth birthday, March 9, when footage of him aired on television and cable networks. Schriver said her son played it cool - "He's like, 'Yeah, whatever'." A tired Oskar was not able to comment...
FX says overnight ratings becoming meaningless due to changes in TV viewing habits

...a publicity stunt. Overnight numbers still solidly represent how one program is doing against a competitor. For a cable network like FX, the value in promoting how many people watch a program over time comes when negotiating with cable or satellite...
Sitka students prepare for barn dance

...chatty, chatty," while Michaels was trying to talk.Michaels works as a writer for low-budget documentaries on cable networks, including Lifetime."My joy, my avocation, is teaching dancing to children, adults, families, whoever will...
For Armstrong, a smart PR move to talk to Oprah

...Armstrong made the smart move, agreeing to a 90-minute taped interview with Oprah, which will air on her OWN cable network Thursday. It no doubt will be well watched.Late Friday, USA Today reported Armstrong will admit he cheated. The...
Battle over channels

...transmission infrastructure, and the businesses that own the content transmitted over this infrastructure, say, GCI's cable network. The concern of content providers is when a distribution company owns a content company it may give preference to...
News Corp.'s hit and run

...retransmission fees" - News Corp. wants Cablevision to pay $150 million a year for the right to carry six local stations and cable networks, up from $70 million in the last contract - is the latest in a series that has become distressingly familiar to...
Governor airs new television show

...administration was able to switch the ARCS time slot to Fridays at 9:30 p.m. and secure free air time on the GCI cable network, Manly said. The first program focused on the Longevity Bonus, which Murkowski vetoed from this year's budget...
Tour association makes new marketing plan

...importance of marketing." ATIA's new marketing plan includes 10-second television advertisements to be aired on cable networks; new press kits; an Alaska Media Road Show that will allow ATIA members to meet with representatives of the national...


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