Making clear it's sweet on joint suitors Time Warner Cable and Comcast -- as opposed to Cablevision -- bankrupt cabler Adelphia disclosed Tuesday it has agreed to pay a hefty breakup fee valued at…
After long seeking federal help to protect content, the entertainment industry welcomed a major legislative victory Tuesday, as the House of Representatives passed a package of copyright bills by…
The booming online ad business continued to benefit Terry Semel's Yahoo! last quarter, as company topped $1 billion in marketing revenue for the first time.
BMI will present Paul Simon with its Icon award as part of the performing rights org's 53rd annual Pop Awards on May 17. Awards dinner at the Beverly Regent Wilshire honors the songwriters and…
Journalists Sam Donaldson, Jeff Greenfield and Charles Osgood gathered for an NAB panel Tuesday that examined broadcast issues such as the First Amendment, blogging and the future of television news.
Fox News Channel is going mobile. No. 1 cable news net has signed a deal to air its live feed on mobile carrier Sprint's wireless TV service. It's the first deal Fox News has made to puts its content…
Indecency, like politics, is local. That was the only clear, overarching theme to emerge from a panel discussion among industry execs at the National Assn. of Broadcasters convention Tuesday about…
Each of the major nets enjoyed success with first-year drama series last week, but it was unscripted drama -- "American Idol" -- that lifted Fox to victory among young adults.
And then there were none on Broadway for Dodger Theatricals. The producing org has posted a closing notice for "Good Vibrations." Based on the songs of the Beach Boys, the tuner will have played only…
U.K. producers' org Pact has appointed Adam Minns as head of policy development.
Lifetime Channel's U.S. creative mastermind Gerry Louge will join panelists at the first Promax & BDA Arabia confab in Dubai May 3-4.