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- Networks fizzle on 4th. // Electronic Media;7/15/96, Vol. 15 Issue 29, p31
Reports on the posting of an all-time low by Fox Broadcasting Co., American Broadcasting Co. (ABC) and CBS Inc. for the week of July 1-7, 1996 according to the Nielsen Media Research.
- Where the media buyers are. // Adweek Western Edition;5/20/96, Vol. 46 Issue 21, p50
Presents the schedule of upfront presentations of major television networks starting May 20, 1996. American Broadcasting Co.; Fox Broadcasting Co.; CBS Inc.
- A Fable for Prime Time: The Fox and the Peacock. Davidson, Tiffany; Fisher, Meredith; Minott, Renee; Sommers, Paul // Atlantic Economic Journal;Mar1999, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p116
Focuses on the prime time rating of three cable television networks in the United States. Fox Broadcasting Co.; American Broadcasting Network; Columbia Broadcasting Service.
- Three nets to share news. McClellan // Broadcasting & Cable;01/03/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 1, p12
Focuses on an agreement among American Broadcasting Co., CBS Inc., and Fox Broadcasting to share news broadcasts in the United States. Decision aimed at competing with the similar action of CNN; Reaction of the networks' station affiliates.
- Staggering through the season. Schneider, Michael // Electronic Media;07/12/99, Vol. 18 Issue 28, p24
Reports on the practices of United States television networks when it comes to launching their fall primetime lineup. Premiere Week launching by American Broadcasting Co., National Broadcasting Co. and CBS; Staggered launching by Fox; 1999 fall debuts.
- Schedule Option Makes Sense. King, Peter // Sports Illustrated;4/1/2002, Vol. 96 Issue 14, p75
Reports that National Football League (NFL) commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced that the league may allow ABC to swap any of its last four Monday night games with CBS and Fox for more attractive matchups. Arguments of CBS and Fox against the idea; View that the plan makes sense.
- CBS flounders to fourth in final week of season. de Moraes, Lisa // Hollywood Reporter;9/20/95, Vol. 339 Issue 3, p3
Reports that CBS finished the 52-week 1994-95 broadcast season by placing fourth in homes the week of September 11-17, 1995. Ratings of television programs in ABC; Ratings of television programs in NBC; Ratings of television programs in Fox.
- Peacock rules roost on Fridays. Kissell, Rick // Variety;09/04/2000, Vol. 380 Issue 3, p16
Overviews the status of the television networks in the United States as of September 4, 2000. NBC; ABC; CBS; Fox.
- Big 4 unifying against cable. McConville, Jim; Schneider, Michael // Electronic Media;03/30/98, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p1
Highlights the television network summit held by the National Broadcasting Co., CBS Inc., American Broadcasting Co. and Fox in Los Angeles, California held on March 17, 1998. The goal to stop infighting and to form a unified front against cable television; Cable officials' views on the unified...