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[03/07/10 - 06:06 PM]
Cablevision Announces Return of Wabc
"We are happy to report that WABC Channel 7 has returned to Cablevision's 3 million New York area homes," reads the concluding statement.

[03/07/10 - 05:50 PM]
Statement from Rebecca Campbell, President and General Manager, Wabc-TV, Regarding Current Status of Negotiations with Cablevision
"We've made significant progress, and have reached an agreement in principle that recognizes the fair value of ABC7," Campbell says in her latest statement.

[03/07/10 - 02:34 PM]
Cablevision Alerts Customers to Movies on Demand Offer and Other Alternatives for Coverage of the Oscars
Cablevision has invited all of its iO(R) TV customers to choose from its entire slate of on demand movies and watch them at no charge.

[03/07/10 - 12:30 PM]
Cablevision Will Accept Binding Arbitration with ABC Disney, Calls for Return of ABC to Viewers in Time for Oscars
"Given the extraordinary public interest in this matter, Senator Kerry and other public officials have suggested that arbitration is appropriate in this highly unusual situation," says Charles Schueler.

[03/07/10 - 12:23 PM]
Statement from Rebecca Campbell, President and General Manager, Wabc-TV
"We have sent Cablevision a new proposal, and are awaiting their response," says the latest update.

[03/07/10 - 07:54 AM]
Statement from Rebecca Campbell, President and General Manager, Wabc-TV, Regarding Cablevision's Loss of Abc7
"Cablevision's legendary greed and disregard for the needs of their customers continues," says Campbell.

[03/06/10 - 09:44 PM]
Cablevision Statement on ABC Disney Pulling WABC from Cablevision Customers
"It is now painfully clear to millions of New York area households that Disney CEO Bob Iger will hold his own ABC viewers hostage in order to extract $40 million in new fees from Cablevision," says the latest reply.

[03/06/10 - 09:08 PM]
Statement from Rebecca Campbell, President and General Manager, Wabc-TV, Regarding Cablevision's Loss of Abc7
"Cablevision has once again betrayed its subscribers by losing ABC7, the most popular station in the tri-state area," reads the latest statement.

[03/06/10 - 07:00 PM]
Live at the Paley Festival: The CW's "The Vampire Diaries"

[03/05/10 - 07:00 PM]
Live at the Paley Festival: ABC's "Cougar Town"

[03/05/10 - 03:37 PM]
Statement from Rebecca Campbell, President and General Manager, Wabc-TV
"It's an insult to Cablevision customers that, with literally hours to go before losing access to ABC7, Cablevision is personally attacking Disney executives," reads the statement.

[03/05/10 - 03:00 PM]
Bravo Sets Record Ratings with the Finale of "The Real Housewives of Orange County" and the Premiere of "The Real Housewives of New York City"
Bravo spins the numbers for Thursday, March 4.

[03/05/10 - 02:32 PM]
Cablevision Issues Updated Statement on ABC Disney
"There is one man who is going to decide whether New York gets to see the Oscars, and that's Disney President and CEO Bob Iger," says Charles Schueler.

[03/05/10 - 02:30 PM]
NBC Gives Pickups to Thursday-Night Comedies '30 Rock,' 'The Office' and 'Community' for 2010-11
The returning programs join the previously announced "Parks and Recreation" that also will return for next season.

[03/05/10 - 01:43 PM]
'Melissa Peterman: Am I the Only One?' Premieres Friday, March 12 on Cmt
The one-hour special will air as part of CMT's BIG NEW COMEDY WEEK.

[03/05/10 - 12:37 PM]
Two Frighteningly Successful Series Return to Animal Planet in 2010
MONSTERS INSIDE ME and THE HAUNTED will both return later this year.

[03/05/10 - 11:29 AM]
Survivors Continues with the U.s Premiere of Season Two Now on Tuesdays
The show's first season wraps Saturday, March 20 at 9:00/8:00c with season two bowing on a new night, Tuesday, March 23 at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/05/10 - 11:10 AM]
Development Update: Friday, March 5 (Part 2)
Updates include: ABC completes its "No Ordinary Family"; Hal Williams finds "True Love" for CBS; and Jimmi Simpson joins FOX's "Breakout Kings."

[03/05/10 - 09:31 AM]
CBS Wins Thursday in Viewers; Second in Key Demos
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, March 4.

[03/05/10 - 09:10 AM]
ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" Posts Solid Gains Over Its Most Recent Original Airing
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, March 4.

[03/05/10 - 09:05 AM]
NBC Reveals Summer Premiere Dates for 'America's Got Talent,' 'Last Comic Standing' and Two New Series '100 Questions' and 'Persons Unknown'
Also on tap: "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," "The Jensen Project" and "The Making of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter."

[03/05/10 - 06:42 AM]
House to Feature Doses of Behind-The-Scenes Content During Friday Encores Starting Tonight on Fox
Each cast member will be featured over the course of the encore schedule through Friday, May 21.

[03/05/10 - 06:26 AM]
ABC to Announce the New "Dancing with the Stars" Co-Host Live on "Good Morning America," Monday, March 8 on Abc
The new cycle of "Dancing with the Stars" rolls out Monday, March 22.

[03/05/10 - 12:43 AM]
Interview: "Who Do You Think You Are?" Executive Producers Lisa Kudrow & Dan Bucatinsky

[03/05/10 - 12:23 AM]
Development Update: Friday, March 5 (Part 1)
Updates include: Scott Caan is "Danno" for CBS's "Hawaii Five-O"; Robert Patrick joins ABC's "Edgar Floats"; and over 15 pilots name their directors.

[03/04/10 - 10:02 PM]
Michelle Delamor, John Park, Jermaine Sellers and Haeley Vaughn Are Eliminated from the "American Idol" Competition
FOX details the latest "American Idol" elimination.

[03/04/10 - 09:16 PM]
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to Unveil Cross-Platform Opportunities for Marketers at Upfront Event
MSLO also will preview a new eight-episode, unscripted series "Help Me, Martha!" in association with Mark Burnett Productions.

[03/04/10 - 07:00 PM]
Live at the Paley Festival: Showtime's "Dexter"

[03/04/10 - 03:06 PM]
Ghost Hunters Summons More Than 2.4 Million Total Viewers During Live Season Six Premiere
Plus: new episodes of "Ghost Hunters International" and "Ghost Hunters Academy" will premiere this summer.

[03/04/10 - 02:43 PM]
Smallville to Return for a Tenth Season on the Cw
The veteran drama will join previous pickups "The Vampire Diaries," "Gossip Girl," "90210," "Supernatural" and "America's Next Top Model."

[03/04/10 - 12:47 PM]
Second Season of Lifetime Television's Critically Acclaimed Hit Series Drop Dead Diva to Premiere Sunday, June 6
Plus: season one of will be encored behind original episodes of "Army Wives" with back-to-back episodes at 11:00/10:00c from beginning April 11 through May 23.

[03/04/10 - 12:32 PM]
Emmy and Golden Globe Award Winner Tom Selleck Stars in "Jesse Stone: No Remorse," a New Television Movie to Be Broadcast Sunday, May 9
Kathy Baker also stars in the project, the sixth "Jesse Stone" film.

[03/04/10 - 11:48 AM]
Nightline Is #1 Among Adults 25-54, Adults 18-49 and Total Viewers
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of February 22-26.

[03/04/10 - 11:47 AM]
Special Guest Joannie Rochette to Perform on "Thin Ice," Live from Foxwoods, March 19 on Abc
Rochette, a Canadian figure skater, won the bronze medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics.

[03/04/10 - 11:46 AM]
ABC Announces the Premiere of "Wipeout," Tuesday, June 22
The series moves from Wednesday nights, where it aired last summer.

[03/04/10 - 11:45 AM]
ABC Announces the Premiere of "True Beauty," Monday, May 31
Carson Kressley and Beth Ostrosky Stern will join returning host/judge Vanessa Minnillo, taking over for Cheryl Tiegs and Nol Marin.

[03/04/10 - 10:17 AM]
TruTV Upfront Presentation Set for April 27, Featuring Sneak Peeks at New Programming and a Special Performance by Kid Rock
The Upfront presentation for TNT and TBS is scheduled for May 19.

[03/04/10 - 10:16 AM]
Lineup of New HGTV Programming in March
Thursdays to feature three new series: "Tough as Nails," "My First Sale" and "Selling New York."

[03/04/10 - 09:52 AM]
ABC's Replay "Modern Family" Is the No. 1 Scripted Show at 8pm
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, March 3.

[03/04/10 - 09:36 AM]
NBC.com Unveils NBC's Emmy-Winning Hit 'The Office'S' Newest Web Series "The Mentor" on March 4
Ellie Kemper, Angela Kinsey and Brian Baumgartner co-star in the show's latest online series.

[03/04/10 - 09:07 AM]
Criminal Minds Is Wednesday's Number One Scripted Program in Viewers and Adults 18-49
CBS spins the numbers for Wednesday, March 3.

[03/04/10 - 12:28 AM]
Interview: "The Real Housewives of New York" Co-Star Alex Mccord

[03/04/10 - 12:08 AM]
Development Update: Thursday, March 4
Updates include: Debra Messing is "Wright" for ABC; Blair Underwood to play "The Event's" president on NBC; and Scott Porter is one of The CW's "Nomads."

[03/03/10 - 07:00 PM]
Live at the Paley Festival: NBC's "Community"

[03/03/10 - 02:48 PM]
Updated Cablevision Statement on ABC Disney
"ABC Disney should not put viewers in the middle and instead work with us to reach agreement," reads the company's latest statement.

[03/03/10 - 01:34 PM]
President Barack Obama Joins John Walsh for "America's Most Wanted's" Milestone 1000th Episode Saturday, March 6, on Fox
Walsh will sit down with President Obama to discuss some of the administration's crime-fighting initiatives.

[03/03/10 - 12:31 PM]
CMT Presents 'CMT Adventure Country' with Two New Original Series 'Gator 911' and 'Danger Coast' Premiering Friday, April 9
Each half-hour series has a 10-episode commitment.

[03/03/10 - 12:02 PM]
ABC Family Hosts a Magical Weekend Full of "Harry Potter" Films, March 19 - 21
The weekend event also includes the basic cable premiere of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix."

[03/03/10 - 11:23 AM]
Wabc-TV's Rebecca Campbell Responds to Cablevision's Attempts to Mislead Consumers
"It's time for Cablevision to stop spinning this issue and get serious about doing right by their customers," says the latest statement.

[03/03/10 - 11:02 AM]
Robert Downey JR. to Appear on "Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Academy Awards(R), Along with a Musical Performance from Grammy(R) Award Winner Keith Urban
Downey will introduce the world premiere of the new "Iron Man 2" trailer.







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[05/04/15 - 02:00 PM]
FOX Picks Up a Double D'OHse of "The Simpsons," Renewing Series for 27th and 28th Seasons
"I've outlasted Letterman, Jon Stewart and 'McDreamy,' because I have something they don't: a costly 200-donut-a-day addiction," said Homer Simpson.

[05/04/15 - 01:39 PM]
The World Premiere of "Christopher Titus: The Angry Pursuit of Happiness" Debuts May 9 at Midnight on Comedy Central
In Christopher Titus' sixth stand-up special, he sticks to simple subjects, like how to solve all of the world's problems, giving his own eulogy and his father's erectile dysfunction.

[05/04/15 - 12:46 PM]
American Heroes Channel Sets Its Sights on Season Two of Breakout Hit Docudrama "Gunslingers"
Currently in production on six all-new episodes, the series exposes real, often little-known adventures of the Old West's legendary characters and how their fearless pursuit of freedom and profit still resonates in America today.

[05/04/15 - 12:09 PM]
ACC's Notre Dame and Syracuse Earn Top Seeds in NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship
The top two seeds in the championship - No. 1 Notre Dame and No. 2 Syracuse, both from the Atlantic Coast Conference - take to the field for first-round action on ESPNU on Saturday, May 9 and Sunday, May 10, respectively.

[05/04/15 - 12:03 PM]
Lifetime(R) Original Movie "Cleveland Abduction" Delivers 3.1 Million Viewers in World Premiere
Lifetime spins the numbers for Saturday, May 2.

[05/04/15 - 11:30 AM]
History(R) Unveils Summer Programming Lineup and Premiere Dates
Highlights include four new nonfiction series and brand new episodes of hit series "American Pickers," "Counting Cars," "Mountain Men" and "Pawn Stars."

[05/04/15 - 11:01 AM]
"Red Nose Day Danceathon with Nick Cannon" Set to Stream Live in the 24 Hours Leading Up to NBC's May 21 Telecast of "Red Nose Day"
Streamed live from the NBC Experience Store at Rockefeller Center in New York City, the day of dance will be filled with guest DJs and musicians, celebrity drop-ins, and a variety of dance acts and troupes.

[05/04/15 - 11:00 AM]
Syfy Greenlights Lev Grossman's New York Times Best-Selling Fantasy "The Magicians" to Series
The 12-episode season will begin shooting in Vancouver in July.

[05/04/15 - 10:51 AM]
"The Big Bang Theory" Is The Week's Top Program in Viewer and Adult 18-49 Live Plus 7-Day Lift
CBS further spins the numbers for the week of April 13-19.

[05/04/15 - 10:48 AM]
USA Network Rolls Out One of the Widest Pre-Linear Distribution Plans in Cable TV History for Pilot Episode of Award-Winning New Series "Mr. Robot"
Additionally, for the first time ever, the network will release a version of the pilot with Spanish language subtitles across On Demand platforms.

[05/04/15 - 10:36 AM]
Live + 7 Day Ratings: ABC Has 4 of the Week's Top 10 Biggest Broadcast Gainers in Adults 18-49
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of April 13-19.

[05/04/15 - 10:13 AM]
Nickelodeon Greenlights Second Season of Daily Scripted Musical Comedy Series, "Make It Pop"
The series ranks as the most-watched long-form content on Nick.com and on the Nick App.

[05/04/15 - 10:00 AM]
Video: "Tyrant: The Devil Inside" - Official Season Two Trailer
Season two premieres Tuesday, June 16 at 10:00/9:00c on FX.

[05/04/15 - 09:32 AM]
The Stars Are Aligned and Scrubbing In for a Special Live Episode of "Undateable" Tuesday, May 5 at 9 P.M. on NBC
Zach Braff, Donald Faison, Neil Flynn, Christa Miller, Kate Walsh, Victoria Justice and Dr. Drew Pinskey are among those slated to appear.

[05/04/15 - 08:51 AM]
The Fight of the Century Reaches New Heights: Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao Will Now Be Seen in Space
At the request of the ISS, the fight was packaged and delivered for the crew to watch at their leisure.