News Brief

ABC Renews NYPD Blue for Another Year

Dennis Franz and the rest of the cast of "NYPD Blue" will be pounding the beat for another year. The ABC police drama has been renewed for the 2002-03 season, its 10th, the network said last Wednesday. The show, which has been one of ABC's better performing series this season, will be moving to a new and competitive time slot, 9 p.m. EST Tuesday.