Posts Tagged Television

Astros, Rockets games to have wider TV audience

HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston judge has approved a bankruptcy reorganization plan allowing AT&T and DirecTV to buy Comcast SportsNet Houston and convert it to Root Sports Houston, allowing Houston Astros and Rockets games to be seen by a much wider television audience.

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Review: CBS streaming not worth cutting cord, yet

This product image provided by CBS Interactive shows the Live TV portion of the CBS All Access app on an iPad. CBS All Access is a digital subscription video on demand and live streaming service for the CBS Television Network. (AP Photo/CBS Interactive)

NEW YORK (AP) — I dropped my cable TV service more than a year ago and have been relying on Netflix, Hulu and other services to fill my television needs. But I get my shows at least a day late. With CBS’ new All Access streaming service, I can watch shows right when they air.

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Nielsen’s top programs for Oct 20-26

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by the Nielsen Co. for Oct. 20-26. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership.

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TV rollout planned for Bush book about his father

This photo provided by Crown shows the cover of "41: A Portrait of My Father," a book about former President George H.W. Bush by his son, former President George W. Bush. Former President George W. Bush will be back in the public eye as he promotes “41,” his upcoming book about his father, former President George H.W. Bush. Bush’s interview with CBS newsman Bob Schieffer will air in two parts on Sunday, Nov. 9: the first on “Sunday Morning,” the second on “Face the Nation.” An interview with NBC’s Savannah Guthrie airs on the “Today” show on Nov. 10.  (AP Photo/Crown)

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President George W. Bush will be back in the public eye as he promotes “41,” his upcoming book about his father, former President George H.W. Bush.

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World Series TV rating down from ’13, up over ’12

The Kansas City Royals celebrate after their 3-2 win over the San Francisco Giants in Game 3 of baseball's World Series Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco. The Royals lead the series 2-1. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The World Series is averaging a 7.5 rating through three games, down 7 percent from last year but up 4 percent over San Francisco’s last appearance in 2012.

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