Following the exit of Steve Case last weekend, AOL Time Warner's board is considering handing CEO Richard Parsons the title of chairman or appointing an honorary chair, likely from within its…
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After a season troubled by finances, a dock strike, death and throat trouble, the Los Angeles Opera announced plans to tackle six new productions, including a world premiere and North American…
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Charter Communications shares lost almost 13% of their value Wednesday, closing at $1.29, as Moody's credit rating agency issued a damning downgrade on the cable operator's $21 billion in outstanding…
Time Warner Cable has upped Lynn M. Yaeger to exec VP of corporate affairs.
A $600 million cash payment from EchoStar pulled DirecTV parent Hughes Electronics into the black for the fourth quarter, with a profit of $115 million compared with a loss of $133 million the year…
Publisher Heinrich Bauer's acquisition of bankrupt German TV giant Kirch Media may be in trouble after regulators raised fears Wednesday about the takeover's possible impact on diversity on German…
Netflix, the 4-year-old online DVD service, trimmed its net loss and bulked up on subscribers as it continued to prove the viability of its overnight DVD mail order rental service.
The Hallmark Channel has upped Elizabeth Missan Yost to head of original programming and development.
Gotham-based production and distribution company Cavu Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to Eitan Gorlin's debut feature, "The Holy Land," which won the feature Grand Jury Prize at the 2002…