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FCC May Give New Life to Aereo

Federal Communications Chairman Tom Wheeler says he wants to include internet video in the definition of a multichannel programming provider to “boost competition with cable and satellite services.” In a blog post, Wheeler said he wants...Show More Summary

The Scoreboard: Monday, October 27

25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 282 | CNN: 138 | MSNBC: 90 | HLN: 56 Primetime: FNC: 312 | CNN: 134 | MSNBC: 105 | HLN: 42 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: FNC Cavuto: 302 TheFive: 439 Baier: 428 Greta: 334 O’ReilShow More Summary

Halperin, Heileman Headline Bloomberg Election Night Coverage

Mark Halperin and John Heileman will lead Bloomberg’s election night coverage, dubbed “Election All-Nighter” which begins at 5 p.m. ET with a special edition of “With All Due Respect.” Primetime coverage starts at 7 p.m. ET, with Halperin...Show More Summary

'The Real Housewives of New Jersey' Reunion Part One & 'Manzo'd With Children' Season Finale to Air Sunday, November 2 on Bravo

A reunion, finale and special… oh my! Bravo Media offers fans a jam-packed night full of laughs and drama on Sunday, November 2.

WIVB EP To Be Assistant ND at WKBW

Aaron Mason will join Buffalo ABC affiliate WKBW as assistant news director. Mason comes to WKBW from Buffalo CBS affiliate WIVB where he was executive producer. In January, assistant news director Lisa Polster was promoted to news director after Polly Van Doren left for WKEF-WRGT in Dayton. New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.

'NBC Nightly News' With Brian Williams is Delivering Best Start to a Season Since 2006

“NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams” was #1 in total viewers and the younger demo A18-49 for the week of October 20-24, 2014, according to Nielsen Media Research data.

'The Comeback' Returns Sunday November 9 Exclusively on HBO

“B level” TV star Valerie Cherish was a pioneer of reality television. Now, it’s ten years later – there’s more TV than ever and she wants back in.

Shia LaBeouf Doesn’t Have Much to Say to WTTG Reporter

Actor/human art exhibit Shia LaBeouf managed to say very little and still create awkwardness during an interview with WTTG‘s Kevin McCarthy for tonight’s 5:00 p.m. news. The entertainment reporter for the FOX owned Washington, D.C. station caught up to LaBeouf on the red carpet for the premiere of the movie Fury. Show More Summary

Comedy Central to Broadcast and Stream Live Election Night Episodes of 'The Daily Show' & 'The Colbert Report' on Tuesday, November 4

Comedy Central will broadcast and stream Live Election Night episodes of “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” and “The Colbert Report” back-to-back on Tuesday, November 4 f

Monthly Ratings Notes for Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, TBS & TNT: 'American Dad', 'Transporter The Series', 'Attack on Titan', 'Mr, Pickles' & More

Turner Broadcasting networks topped the charts for October, with TBS ranking as basic cable's #1 entertainment networks among total viewers and adults 18-49 in primetime

TBS Orders Pilot from Jason Jones & Samantha Bee

TBS has ordered a new scripted comedy pilot from The Daily Show's Jason Jones & Samantha Bee. Jason Jones is set to star in the pilot, which is inspired by his and Samantha Bee's own experiences with family getaways.

Univision Out-Delivered One or More of the English-Language Broadcast Networks on 4 Out of 7 Nights Last Week Among Adults 18-34

Univision out-delivered one or more of the English-language broadcast networks (ABC, CBS, NBC or FOX) on four out of seven nights last week among Adults 18-34.

October 2014 Ratings: Fox News Marks 154 Months at #1

Like the other cablenewsers, Fox News Channel saw a decline in viewership compared to Oct. 2013 when extensive coverage was given to the government shutdown. For the month, FNC was down -7% in both viewers and the A25-54 demo for total day viewing; and down -8% in viewers and the demo in primetime. Show More Summary

Nickelodeon Clinches Monthly Win With Kids

Nickelodeon closed the month of October as the top basic cable network in total day with Kids 2-11 (2.0/617K), driven by solid performances from its hit animation and live-action rosters.

CNN Finishes Strong Second in Cable News in October in Total Day Viewers & Adults 25-54

CNN finished a strong second in cable news in October, out-rating MSNBC for the fourth consecutive month (and for six of the last eight months) in both Total Day and Primetime demos 25-54

October 2014 Ratings: CNN Finishes Strong Second

CNN ranked #2 in primetime in both total viewers and the A25-54 demo in October 2014, edging out MSNBC. For the fourth consecutive month, CNN was second in total viewers and the A25-54 demo, in total day. The last time that happened was six years ago during the 2008 elections. Show More Summary

October 2014 Ratings: MSNBC Has Lowest Rated Month Since 2005

MSNBC continued to struggle in the ratings department in October. Compared to October, 2013 — when partisan gridlock in Washington drove viewers to cable news — the network was down -48% in the demo and down -37% in total viewers in primetime. Show More Summary

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