Big Cable Networks Like HLN Are Failing, And Media Companies Can’t Stop Their Decline

Viewers have turned to the cable network HLN over the years for a quick-hit version of its sister, CNN; for coverage of court cases; for Robin Meade’s long-running morning news shows; and for a bevy of true-crime programs, including Nancy Grace’s primetime talk show and repeats of Forensic Files. What it will be recognized for over the months to come is anybody’s guess.

CNN, HLN To Create New ‘Forensic Files’ Episodes In Renewal Pact With Medstar

HLN Shakeup: Banfield, Costello, Periera Exiting

CNN sister network HLN is making a major overhaul of its daytime lineup and axing three live news shows, Across America With Carol CostelloMichaelaand Crime & Justice With Ashleigh Banfield.  The three hosts, prominent anchors Carol Costello, Michaela Pereira and Ashleigh Banfield, will all host their last shows Friday, Oct. 26, and the network’s new lineup will kick in Monday, Oct. 29.

New Look For HLN’s ‘Morning Express’

Headlines, Old Moniker Return To HLN

HLN Is Changing Its Programming Lineup

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Starting HLN Series

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN’s Chris Cuomo is hearkening back to his newsmagazine days with a series for the sister network HLN that initially touches on hot-button issues like the […]

‘The Hunt With John Walsh’ Moves To HLN

HLN Debuts New Logo, Brand Image, Tagline

Struggling HLN Pivots Once Again

It’s hard to be a news network these days and not benefit from the interest in public events generated by President Trump. But CNN sibling HLN hasn’t been able to capitalize on the politically charged environment. Now the former Headline News network is hoping to improve its fortunes by focusing on domestic news that’s relevant to middle America and leaning in to true-crime stories and mysteries, which has become an especially popular genre on TV.

HLN Adds S.E. Cupp To Primetime

Carol Costello Gets HLN Show In April

HLN Bolsters Programming Team With Bell

Carol Costello To Leave CNN For HLN

Nancy Grace’s HLN Farewell: Goodnight, Not Goodbye

HLN Debuts Erica Hill’s ‘On The Story’

FNC Crushes CNN, MSNBC In Weekly Viewers

HLN Cops To Error In Blurring Trump T-Shirt

Cable News Records Strong August

Although cable TV networks continue to reap overall benefits from this political election season, the big cable news leader got a bit of mixed news for the month of August.

Dr. Drew Pinsky To Step Down From HLN

Ashleigh Banfield Gets Primetime Gig On HLN

Ashleigh Banfield, the correspondent who first rose to fame by traveling to global hotspots for MSNBC in the aftermath of 9/11, has a new flashpoint to cover: getting more attention for HLN, the CNN-owned outlet going through transition. She will take over the slot that has long been occupied by Nancy Grace, the 8 p.m. hour, starting Monday, Oct. 17.


HLN’s Female Hosts Talk Sexual Harassment

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Three female anchors on cable’s HLN channel saluted Gretchen Carlson, the former Fox News Channel newswoman who recently sued the network’s chairman alleging years of […]

Nancy Grace To Leave HLN After 11 Years

Nancy Grace, who parlayed her stint as a successful prosecutor into a two-decade career as one of cable’s most recognizable and controversial figures, will depart HLN, her TV home for the past 11 years, when her current contract expires in October.

Erica Hill Moves From NBC To HLN

Michaela Pereira Leaving CNN’s ‘New Day’ For HLN

HLN Ups Stephanie Todd To VP Programming

CNN Moving HLN Back Toward News

CNN is pivoting its sister channel HLN back toward news, abandoning the social media focus it had been pursuing in recent years. HLN’s chief executive, Albie Hecht, will depart the channel, and CNN EVP (and former HLN chief) Ken Jautz will step in on an interim basis.

O’Connor-Aouad New EP Of HLN’s ‘Morning Express’

HLN Switches Up Daytime Schedule

Ellen DeGeneres Game App Becomes HLN Show

HLN To Run Occasional Movies In Primetime

Anchor Susan Hendricks Out At HLN

HLN Wants Advertisers To Help Produce Shows

HLN Taking Oover CNN Space In Atlanta

HLN Adds Two Correspondents

HLN Rebrands As News For Social Media Crowd

NEW YORK (AP) — HLN plans to rebrand itself as a TV gathering place for the social-media generation. The network says it will reformat its programming to curate news, trending […]

HLN Ends ‘Showbiz Tonight’

HLN Signs Nancy Grace Through 2017

HLN Brings in Programming, Development Execs

HLN Lays Off Staff, Reorganizes Program Lineup