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- News tries to be good sports. Lowry, Brian // Variety;11/14/2005, Vol. 400 Issue 13, p19
This article observes that many news programs in the U.S. now allot more time presenting sports stories as November 14, 2005, and examines the reasons behind the trend. Sports have always been a fertile source of live drama, compelling stories and visceral imagery, perfect material for a hot...
- By satellite from Munich. // Columbia Journalism Review;Nov/Dec1972, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p3
This article comments on the coverage of events by the American Broadcasting Co. When the American Broadcasting Co. bought U.S. rights to the summer Olympics, the network had to deal with developments in the games. Technically, the coverage reached clarity and ingenuity as sports journalism is...
- Team USA throws up an airball? Blame TV! Lowry, Brian // Daily Variety;8/25/2004, Vol. 284 Issue 37, p2
Comments on the impact of television broadcasting on the public in the U.S. Consequences of the television's high attention on controversy; Role of television in the failure of the U.S. men's basketball team in the 2004 Olympics; Irregularities in the local news accounts of the mosquito-borne...
- FOX NEWS HAS CHANGED THE GAME. Block, Alex Ben // Television Week;12/20/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 51, p7
Discusses the impact of Fox News on cable television broadcasting in the U.S. Background on Fox News Channel; Ways in which Fox News changed the way news is processed; Reason behind the success of Fox News, according to Bill Shine, vice president and executive producer for the network.
- Old-school news singing the blues. Guider, Elizabeth // Variety;9/13/2004, Vol. 396 Issue 4, p6
Reports on the changes in broadcast news networks and television anchors in the U.S. in September 2004. List of television anchors and hosts who will step down due to politics; Role of the media in the 2003 Iraq war; Developments in the Fox News Channel.
- Fox News beats the pack. McClintock, Pamela // Daily Variety;9/29/2004, Vol. 284 Issue 61, p26
Reports on the domination of Fox News Channel among primetime shows in the U.S. as of the third quarter of 2004. Attribution of the channel's top ratings to its major headlines of the summer including the national political conventions and a brutal string of hurricanes; Details of the average...
- Picture-Perfect. Wilner, Barry // Football Digest;Dec2003, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p42
Focuses on television broadcasting of football in the U.S.
- Nielsen Primetime Report. // Daily Variety;6/11/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 47, p8
The article presents the outcome of Nielsen Media Research Inc. primetime ratings report for the Summer Week 2, June 2-6, 2008 in the U.S. For the 18-49 and 12-34 demographics, "NBA Finals: Game 2" and "NBA Finals: Game 1" landed at No. 1 and 2 spot respectively followed by Fox's "Hell's...
- ESPN, ABC Sports Target ACC Football. Reynolds, Mike // Multichannel News;2/16/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p16
Reports on the negotiation between ESPN and American Broadcasting Co. for the television rights of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Significance of the deal; Scheduled meeting to finalize the deal; Increase in the number of ACC games on ESPN if the deal is consummated.