| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:30 AM
TNT is positioning the real-life investigative procedural "Cold Justice" as reality TV's version of "Rizzoli & Isles." But the first and perhaps most significant thing Dick Wolf's new true-crime show does is remind us how overly groomed, politically...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Thanks to a strong performance from its cable networks including TNT and TBS, media giant Time Warner Inc. posted strong revenue and profit gains and beat the estimates of Wall Street analysts.
Revenue at Time Warner grew 10% to $7.4 billion and the...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:02 PM
The life of Beach Boys co-founder and California native Brian Wilson gets the hometown treatment in “Love & Mercy,” a feature film produced by television veteran John Wells (“ER,” “The West Wing,” “Southland&...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:26 PM
With hours to go before their current contract expires, top executives from CBS and Time Warner Cable are trying to hammer out a new distribution deal that would prevent millions of people in New York, Los Angeles and elsewhere from losing access to the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Time Warner Cable Inc. and CBS Corp. are playing a high-stakes game of chicken that could leave consumers without access to the most-watched broadcast network, starting Thursday.
The two companies are bickering over a new distribution agreement that...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:49 AM
After the coffee. Before changing my name to Carlos Danger.
The Skinny: I can't wait for the final episodes of "Breaking Bad." Wednesday's headlines include a big NASCAR deal for NBC and reaction to the departure of Univision radio personality Eddie...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Elmore Leonard, the revered crime author who died Tuesday at age 87, was well known in Hollywood circles, either for his books that got adapted into films or for his own screenplays. But Leonard's most recent success had been on the small screen with...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 5:05 PM
A+E Networks, the parent of History, A&E and Lifetime, is on a roll with its original programming.
Original shows from the cable programming company, including A&E's "Duck Dynastry" and History's "Vikings" and "Pawn Stars," were among the most-watched...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Although neither side is taking shots at each other publicly, there is an undercurrent of tension between Time Warner Cable and CBS Corp. as the two companies attempt to negotiate a new distribution deal.
Time Warner Cable's agreement to carry CBS-owned...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Actor Lee Thompson Young was found dead at his home Monday morning in North Hollywood, Los Angeles police said.
A law enforcement source told The Times that the death was being investigated as a possible suicide.
Sheree Cohen, who served as Young's...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Julie O'Malley has a message for Time Warner Cable and CBS.
"Stop being greedy ... and stop holding customers hostage," the Los Angeles resident said after the signal for KCBS-TV Channel 2 went dark Friday. "What is wrong with you people?"