Topic: FCC

FCC beats down Fox show five years later

The FCC, which always seems to have its knickers in a twist—but insists on imposing penalties when it sees said knickers on TV—is targeting 13 Fox affiliates with $7,000 fines…

February 25, 2008, 10:23 AM EST

FCC now wants to monitor your fake news

The FCC has taken time out from its tireless war on the f- and s-words to fine Comcast $4,000 for airing a fake news segment, otherwise known as a “video…

September 25, 2007, 11:00 AM EDT

FCC cursing over court’s indecency ruling

What could knock the looming launch of Apple’s iPhone from the media headlines? Profanity, of course. To be precise, the decision yesterday by a New York appellate court to…

June 5, 2007, 8:36 AM EDT

Putting the "F" in FCC

First there was Bono. Then there was Janet Jackson. Now there’s Tyler Palko. No, Palko’s not the best singer you never heard of, but he’s probably the latest individual to…

November 14, 2004, 8:15 PM EST