The Weather Co., flexing multiplatform muscles, will bow three short-form original digital series this fall, playing across cable TV, online, smartphones and tablets.
Rachel Boynton's extraordinary docu untangles the knotty saga of an American petroleum company's entrance into Ghana.
Less than two weeks after private equity firm Guggenheim Partners dropped out of the running to buy AEG, Philip Anschutz has decided not to sell the global sports and entertainment powerhouse and…
NBCUniversal has come to an agreement with Blackstone Group to purchase the company's 50% interest in Universal Orlando.
NBC Universal and private equity heavyweights Bain Capital and Blackstone Group have sealed the deal to acquire the Weather Channel from Landmark Communications.
A group of private equity firms Sunday declared victory in a contentious bid for Dutch publisher VNU, owner of Nielsen Media Research, the Hollywood Reporter and Billboard. The group, which calls…
Vivendi Universal won some breathing room from French judges Monday as it explores a buyout of French telecom company Cegetel.
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