Murdoch puts sons in place to lead 21st Century Fox

...Australia. He expanded it across many media platforms in Britain, the U.S., Germany, Italy and India. He started the Fox network in the 1980s after ABC, CBS and NBC had dominated for a half-century. Then he tackled cable TV with Fox News, which...

Rants & Raves

...us veteran workers who strive for the 30-year mark for full retirement and not have that amount at all. A RANT TO FOX NETWORK for what has to be the worst coverage of a major golf tournament in the history of televised sports. A special thank...

Local Fox station to be sold

WFXG, Augusta's Fox network television affiliate, soon will have new ownership if regulators at the Federal Communications Commission approve the deal.The...

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NASCAR might review sponsorships amid NRA controversy

...Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., last December. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., recently called on the Fox network to not broadcast the race and questioned the Victory Lane tradition at Texas, where the winner gets a cowboy hat and...

Fox will throw Spears into 'The X-Factor' lineup

...just felt the mix could be more effective and more entertaining," said Peter Rice, entertainment chairman for the Fox Networks Group.Fox's entertainment president, Kevin Reilly, also promised work on American Idol next season but didn't...

TV camera moved back slightly at World Series

...A-Rod's drive to right field hit a TV camera overhanging the fence at Citizens Bank Park, Major League Baseball and the Fox network took a step to make sure it wouldn't happen again. "As a precaution, we've moved the right-field foul pole...

Ullman tunes into pulse of America in sketch series

...Ullman broke into U.S. television in 1987 with the award-winning series, The Tracey Ullman Show , on the fledgling Fox network. In the 1990s, she starred in specials on HBO, plus the acclaimed sketch-comedy series Tracey Takes On . She returned...

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Advertisers bank on Super Bowl as writers' strike fells hit TV shows

...used its own employees in its Super Bowl ad. Ratings from the game, being broadcast from Phoenix, are sure to boost Fox network, which is already well-positioned thanks to football and "American Idol," the ratings powerhouse unaffected by...

Will fans cry 'Woo-hoo' or 'D'Oh' over 'Simpsons Movie'?

...sitcom during the 1989-90 season on the struggling new Fox network. Groening came up with the idea for his dysfunctional...world of bunnies. "Then I thought to myself, this Fox network might not work out, and I'm going to be left at the...

Low-power stations feel threat

...said. "It brings down the deficit, I guess." Low-power stations argue they are worth keeping. "We brought a Fox network to town when there wasn't a full-power station" to do it, Mr. Coghlan said. "We brought a Warner Brothers network...