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Meteorologist Calls Out Station’s Reporters During Storm Coverage

KOKI chief meteorologist James Aydelott was not pleased with the FOX affiliate’s reporters behavior during recent flooding in Tulsa. “I want you people in the newsroom to get this message to the reporters right now,” said Aydelott a little before 10:00 p.m. Show More Summary

Is Fusion Struggling…or a Struggle for Legacy Media to Understand?

The New York Times published a story Sunday by Ravi Somaiya and Brooks Barnes on Fusion, the mashup of Disney/ABC and Univision. “Traditional media always look for signs of doom in newer media,” said Dan Gillmor, who teaches as ASU’s Cronkite School. Show More Summary

'Deadbeat' Renewed for 13-Episode Season 3 by Hulu

Hulu announced today that the Hulu Original series Deadbeat has been renewed for a third season with a 13-episode order.

Does Jon Stewart Have His Next Career Lined Up? Here’s What He’s Been Up To

After announcing the end date for his long run as host of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” Jon Stewart is already working another job. The New York Times reports that Stewart — who will remain the host of “The Daily...

Special 'Anne Frank's Holocaust' to Premiere Sunday, June 21 on National Geographic Channel

Anne Frank’s world famous diary came to an abrupt end shortly before the Franks were discovered hiding from the Nazis in a secret annex at the top of Otto Frank’s office building August 4, 1944.

ABC's 'The Bachelorette' is Number 1 in Its Time Period for the Second Straight Week

With 500 Questions and The Bachelorette, ABC ranked #1 on Memorial Day Monday night in Total Viewers (5.3 million-tie) and was a strong second in Adults 18-49

New Series 'Ballers' Starring Dwayne Johnson to Premiere Sunday, June 21 on HBO

Spencer is a retired football superstar who is trying to reinvent himself as a financial manager for current players in sunsoaked Miami.

Louisville Station’s Truck Involved in Accident

One of Louisville CBS affiliate WLKY‘s news vans was involved in an accident last night. WLEX reports, a car ran a red light and “slammed into the side of the WLKY news van. The impact flipped the van onto its side.” EMS took two WLKY employees to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Show More Summary

NBC's 'American Ninja Warrior' is Monday's Number 1 Program Among Adults 18-49

The two-hour season premiere of “American Ninja Warrior” (8-10 p.m.) was the #1 show of the night in the demo with a 1.8/6.

San Francisco Producer Fired Over Tweet Apologizes

A San Francisco Bay Area freelancer working for ABC owned station KGO, who was let go last week after sending out a tweet hoping police would use real bullets against protesters, has apologized. Someone took a screen shot and tweeted...Show More Summary

Death of B.B. King Being Investigated as a Homicide

Authorities have launched a homicide investigation into the May 14 death of blues legend B.B. King, Yahoo News reports. The move comes after King’s daughters accused the singer and guitarist’s aides of poisoning him. As we reported previously, King died...

Reality TV Personality, Under Fire for Alleged Child Molestation, Caught on Tape Joking About the Subject

With a child molestation scandal swirling around a TLC reality show, a tape has surfaced that shows “19 Kids and Counting’s” Josh Duggar — the figure at the center of the scandal — joking about dating his underage siblings. TMZ.com....

Six of the 10 Highest-Paid CEOs Are in One Industry — You May Be Able to Guess Which One

Six of the 10 highest-paid chief executives in the U.S. work in the same industry, according to a new study. That industry is the media, the AP reports, citing the study by executive compensation firm Equilar and the AP. “The...

Kardashians Matriarch Kris Jenner Files for Entertainment Trademark on a Term That Has Been Applied to Her — and Not Necessarily in a Good Way

“She’s arguably the most famous mother and manger in the industry and Kris Jenner wants to keep it that way,” the U.K. publication The Daily Mail reports, noting that Jenner has reportedly filed legal documents in an effort to own.....

Discovery Family Channel Launches 'Kids Kuts' Classic Film Series' YouTube Channel

CALLING ALL KIDS! Discovery Family Channel (DFC) today announced it is launching its own YouTube portal for its ‘KIDS KUTS’ CLASSIC FILM SERIES.

Media CEOs Dominate List of Highest-Paid Executives

Media CEOs took six of ten top spots in a list of highest paid chief executives, reports the Associated Press. The study of best-compensated CEOs of large American companies was conducted by data firm Equilar and the AP. At the top was...Show More Summary

Could Bill Simmons Be Heading to Fox Sports?

Sports Illustrated‘s media guru Richard Deitsch sat down with Fox Sports president Eric Shanks to discuss the future of ex-ESPN personality Bill Simmons. Deitsch admits that Simmons and Fox aren’t the perfect fit, mainly because the network is light on NBA coverage, which is the specialty of the controversial former ESPNer. Show More Summary

Victor Manuelle to Premiere New Music Video 'Agua Bandita' Today on Telemundo & NBC Universo

Tropical music artist Víctor Manuelle will exclusively premiere his new music video, “Agua Bendita”, today on TELEMUNDO’s “Al Rojo Vivo”

Denver Anchor Calls Out CNN for ‘Serial Killer ‘ Tweet

KUSA anchor Kyle Clark took CNN to task last week for a tweet about random shootings in Colorado. CNN was covering the two shootings in Northern Colorado, when the network sent out a tweet referring to the shooter as a serial killer....Show More Summary

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