February 20, 1990 |
CBS News made it official today, announcing that former ABC anchorwoman Paula Zahn will succeed Kathleen Sullivan as co-anchor of "CBS This Morning" starting Monday. CBS' formal announcement came after two weeks of news reports that the move was pending. Sullivan indirectly confirmed the shift during her farewell to viewers Friday. Her CBS contract expires in November.
August 25, 2010
The Early Show Katie Lee. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Stephen Lang; Patti Stanger. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News Paula Cole.(N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV Live With Regis and Kelly Michael J. Fox; Demi Moore; Lee DeWyze ("American Idol") performs. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View George Lopez; Joan Lunden; guest co-host Vernard "Bone" Hampton. 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors 11 a.m. KCAL The Dr. Oz Show 11 a.m. KTTV The Oprah Winfrey Show 3 p.m. KABC Dr. Phil 4 p.m. KCBS The Dr. Oz Show 5 p.m. KTTV Larry King Live (N)
December 30, 1990
Question: How many television stations does it take to cover 22 marching bands, 60 floats, 275 horses and an estimated 20 million flowers? Answer: Six. At least that's how many stations are providing live coverage Tuesday of the 102nd annual Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena. Here's a list of where to watch the Rose Parade and other holiday parades. THE ROSE PARADE New Year's Day, Tuesday CBS: "Knots Landing" star Kevin Dobson and Leeza Gibbons of "Entertainment This Week" host, 8-10:30 a.
September 28, 1987 |
CBS has given up on "The Morning Program" and will let the news division take the time period back beginning in December, the network announced today. Co-hosts Rolland Smith and Mariette Hartley and producer Bob Shanks will not be involved in the new broadcast, a network spokeswoman said. "The Morning Program" premiered last Jan. 12, replacing the "CBS Morning News" and relieving the network's news division of the time period from 7:30 to 9 a.m.
January 22, 2012 |
Kids have Nickelodeon and Disney. Women have Lifetime and Oxygen. Jocks have ESPN, and nerds have G4. Gays and lesbians have Logo. There's even Animal Planet, for pet people. Everyone has a TV channel these days, except senior citizens. The fastest-growing and wealthiest segment of the population has been ignored or forgotten by Hollywood's broadcast and cable networks. Until now. John Erickson, a 68-year-old who made his fortune building large retirement communities, has created RLTV, a cable channel designed for the AARP-adjacent.
October 12, 2012 |
It's a big day for the over-50 crowd. RLTV, a cable network that caters to older viewers with a mix of news, talk and reality fare, landed a major distribution deal that will substantially boost the tiny channel's distribution. Currently available in just 15 million homes, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks are adding RLTV to its digital service starting in December. The new deals should increase the number of homes that can get RLTV to 25 million. "This is a significant milestone," said RLTV President Paul Fitzpatrick.
November 3, 2002
"Eye on L.A." was a breeding ground for today's popular reality-based programming. A look at what some of its senior producers ended up doing: Jeff Androsky produced motorcyclist Robbie Knievel's live "death jump" specials for Fox as well as that network's recent "Celebrity Daredevils," featuring stunts by the likes of Lorenzo Lamas and Angie Everhart. At "Eye on L.A.," "A lot of the time ... we would go in and ask to see the TV Guide ad," he said, then tailor the show to match it.
June 20, 1987 |
If the generally propounded figures are to believed, about 20% of all adults are functionally illiterate--which means they are unable to read and write beyond an eighth-grade level. Obviously, being so ill-equipped to function in an information age packed full of fine and not so fine print is a personal handicap that can cause great societal harm as well.
May 23, 1986 |
For new moms and dads more concerned with that recent arrival at home than with recent arrivals at their video store, here's a sampling of videocassettes on baby care. Tapes are unpreviewed and therefore carry no recommendations. If your store isn't helpful in locating a tape, the telephone numbers listed after each item are possible information sources. In some cases, tapes can be ordered by mail. "Caring for Your Newborn With Dr. Benjamin Spock."
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December 23, 1996 |
Danny Everett has run away with the first prize again. The 1988 and 1992 Olympic gold medalist took top honors in the Seoul and Barcelona summer games for the 1,600-meter relay race and the bronze medal in the 400-meter race. But these days, Everett has hung up his medals and athletic shoes momentarily, exchanging them for a chef's hat and trays of golden-brown gingerbread. "I've been cooking all of my life," said the 30-year-old Calabasas resident.