Sirius Satellite Radio has inked a deal with Tony Hawk under which the skateboarding icon and marketing phenom will host a radio show anchoring a new channel devoted to extreme athletes and the music…
Nascent high-def satellite broadcaster Rainbow DBS, a unit of New York-area cabler Cablevision, won two satellite orbit licenses Wednesday from the FCC in an auction that fetched $6.4 million.
Bankrupt cabler Adelphia Communications tapped UBS and boutique firm Allen & Co. to manage a possible sale of the company, ending a search made more difficult by the fact that many Wall Street firms…
EchoStar is trying to win the West one town at a time. Tiny Center, Colo. (pop. 2,400) is its latest conquest, an example of how the expansionist satcaster plans to help small municipalities unplug a…
First there was Bush-bashing. Now there's Fox-flaming. Fanning the fire ignited by Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11," documaker Robert Greenwald introduced his Fox News Channel-bashing "Outfoxed" to…
Michael Rigas won't be joining his father and brother behind bars -- at least for the moment.
Shares in vid rental chain Movie Gallery stumbled Thursday after the company posted flat second-quarter sales growth and cut its profit outlook due to higher costs for the development of a digital…
A jury convicted Adelphia Communications Corp. founder John Rigas and son Timothy on charges of conspiracy and securities fraud Thursday, finding the two deceived investors about the financial…
A federal jury asked for additional information in deciding the fate of cable pioneer John Rigas, two sons and a former company executive Wednesday.
The DVD biz will have a few more years of feasting thanks to rapid overseas equipment sales growth, according to new forecasts of the global DVD market.