Dolly Parton's “ Christmas on the Square,” the newest addition to Netflix’s Christmas library, tests the limits of what one can reasonably categorize as a film. There is nothing cinematic in this...
NEW YORK (AP) — The “Great Pumpkin” never showed on broadcast television this year, but after a deal with PBS, the Charlie Brown Thanksgiving and Christmas specials will return to the...
NEW YORK (AP) — An estimated 19.3 million fans turned on NBC to watch the NFL's season kickoff between the Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans, or 13 percent fewer viewers than 2019's opening...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tucker Carlson drew the television equivalent of a royal flush on the week before Labor Day.
The controversial Fox News Channel personality had all five of his weeknight...
NEW YORK (AP) — In this pandemic season, ABC's David Muir has emerged as broadcast television's star of the summer.
The “World News Tonight” anchor's nightly summary averaged 8.2 million...
NEW YORK (AP) — Mention prime-time television stars in other ages, and you’d think of Jerry Seinfeld, Mark Harmon or Jennifer Aniston. Now it’s Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson.
NEW YORK (AP) — Now that football season is almost finished, the dominant nights in broadcast television are coming into focus.
As illustrated in the Nielsen company's ratings for last week,...
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC's victory during the November ratings sweeps period means there's a new king of broadcast television — at least for now.
The network ended CBS' 18-year winning streak in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the partial government shutdown (all times local):
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump's proposal to increase border security through physical barriers "suits the reality on the ground" along the U.S.-Mexico border.
ABC is joining the NFL draft broadcast business and will televise all three days of picks next April.
The network will join ESPN, also part of Walt Disney Company's TV properties, for prime-time coverage on Thursday and Friday nights, April 25 and 26, from Nashville. NFL Network also will televise those two nights, which include the opening three rounds of the draft.
NEW YORK (AP) — If provocative, psyche-jangling shows like "The Handmaid's Tale" are your taste, head directly to streaming or cable. But if you're feeling the urge for milk-and-cookies comfort, broadcast television wants to help.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Harold Wright, who is credited with bringing broadcast television decades ago to the Charlottesville, Virginia, area, is the recipient of The Associated Press' Robert Gallimore Distinguished Service Award.
Wright, vice president and general manager of WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, was honored Saturday by the Virginias Associated Press Broadcasters, a group of more than 30 radio and television stations across Virginia and West Virginia.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — The Virginia Associated Press Broadcasters are honoring a Charlottesville, Virginia, television pioneer with an award.
Harold Wright of WVIR-TV is credited with bringing broadcast television to Charlottesville decades ago.
He's the recipient of The Associated Press' Robert Gallimore Distinguished Service Award.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Organizers said Wednesday that Olivia Munn will host the 2018 Critics' Choice Awards to be broadcast Jan. 11 on the CW.
Munn follows T.J. Miller, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman when he was in college. Munn is among Brett Ratner's sexual harassment accusers and has been fighting for reforms in Hollywood.
NEW YORK (AP) — To judge by the collective shrug that viewers greeted Fox's performance of "A Christmas Story Live!," the fascination with live theater on television may have run its course.
The Nielsen company said that Fox's telecast was seen by 4.52 million viewers on Sunday night. That's lower than any of the live plays that have been shown on broadcast television since NBC kicked off the trend in 2013 with "The Sound of Music."
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina congressman preparing for a Baptist minister as his repeat challenger in next May's Republican primary is on the airwaves professing his Christian faith and criticizing "political correctness" during the holidays.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sony is revising its plan to make sanitized versions of R and PG-13 rated movies available for home viewing after directors like Judd Apatow and Seth Rogen publicly expressed their disapproval. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment President Man Jit Singh said Wednesday that they will only make the films available with the directors' approval.
NEW YORK (AP) — Those who believe it's impossible for a broadcast network to make new hits anymore probably isn't a fan of "This is Us."
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico PBS, a public television station in a state with the largest percentage of Hispanic residents, is dropping Spanish-language TV channel Vme from its lineup due to low ratings and amid continued struggles by media companies to reach Latino audiences.
The move comes as Vme TV — the first and only Spanish broadcast television network associated with public television stations — recently announced it was transitioning to commercial cable over the next year.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — There may be a torrent of presidential ads flooding the airwaves in Florida, but millions are also being spent on state races.
Newly analyzed data shows that nearly $14.3 million has been spent this year to air more than 24,000 commercials targeting races for the Florida Senate. The total amount spent on broadcast television ads for Florida House races was slightly less than $1 million.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana residents inundated with TV ads about gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte now have proof of just how much they've seen of him: A nonprofit investigative journalism organization says he's aired more campaign ads than all other candidates in the nation seeking to win statewide elections.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's November ballot includes seven ballot questions, but only the Question 1 casino measure has been dominating air time on broadcast television.
More than $370,000 has been spent for about 300 broadcast TV ads supporting the Tiverton casino proposal, according to an analysis by the Center for Public Integrity, based on data from Kantar Media/CMAG. The center released its findings Thursday.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana governor's race has generated more broadcast television ads than all but one of the 12 states with gubernatorial elections this year, with Republican challenger Greg Gianforte responsible for the majority of them, according to data released Thursday.