Rupert Murdoch spent years chasing DirecTV, but he was quick to sacrifice the satcaster when he needed to serve up a big asset to get John Malone off his back and out of News Corp.'s boardroom.
The battle for control of Tribune Co. has degenerated into a billionaire boys' club brawl.
The tussle for Tribune Co. may not be over yet. Sources close to the situation say Los Angeles billionaires Eli Broad and Ron Burkle huddled with advisers Tuesday to evaluate their options for…
Sunday was a ho-hum night all around in primetime with the lack of a fresh "Desperate Housewives" installment putting a damper on ABC's numbers while NBC's "The Apprentice" hit a new low at 10 p.m.
Staffers at Tribune-owned newspapers and TV stations went to bed Sunday night awaiting a resolution to the weekend cliffhanger about who would buy the beleaguered parent company. By sunrise Monday…
It's been a working weekend for the Tribune Co. board of directors. The 11-member board was understood to have met more than once over the weekend to consider competing buyout offers for the…
He prefers jeans to suits, likes to ride Ducati motorcycles and has a wicked sense of humor when it comes to holiday gifts. And he long ago dubbed himself "the grave dancer" for his skill at reviving…
Just when it looked like it was all but over, the bidding for beleaguered Tribune Co. heated up again late Thursday as L.A. billionaires Ron Burkle and Eli Broad submitted a revised offer that values…
It's a Wayans world, all right. Marlon Wayans is the latest member of that hyphenate clan to ink a series development deal for the 2000-01 season.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has elected 15 new members to its board of governors.