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While Germany is in the grip of World Cup soccer fever, the long-running battle rages on for local soccer rights.
The World Cup continues to set records for German broadcasters: More than 15 million viewers tuned in for Brazil's 1-0 win over Croatia on Tuesday night, giving pubcaster ARD a 52.3% share.
Fresh from their Cannes screenings, Richard Linklater's "A Scanner Darkly" and Al Gore docu "An Inconvenient Truth" will screen at Filmfest Munich, which runs July 15-22.
An estimated 1.5 billion viewers around the world tuned in for Germany's 4-2 victory over Costa Rica as the World Cup got under way Friday in Munich.
The World Cup -- which kicked off June 9 as Costa Rica took on host Germany -- offers the Teutonic nation a unique opportunity to present itself globally while soccer fever grips the country and the…
Haim Saban and his ProSiebenSat 1 investment partners have secured a E1.25 billion ($1.6 billion) credit line with their majority stake in the German broadcaster.
In the run-up to Friday's soccer World Cup kick-off, telco giant Deutsche Telekom and the German Football League (DFL) on Wednesday (June 7) buried the hatchet on a months long dispute over Internet…