Al Franken was sworn in just after noon in Washington at a short ceremony in the Senate chamber. Vice President Joseph Biden administered the oath, and Franken was accompanied by Minnesota's senior…
Variety will partner with the Venice Biennale and Venezia News to produce a bilingual daily during the 66th Venice Film Festival, which runs Sept. 2-12.
Networks around the world cleared their schedules to air live coverage of the Michael Jackson memorial on Tuesday.
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia satcaster has overtaken Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset TV group to become Italy's No. 2 broadcaster in terms of revenue.
David Tennant, the star of BBC sci-fi series "Doctor Who," and Sarah Harding, a singer with band Girls Aloud, have joined the cast of comedy "St. Trinian's II: The Legend of Fritton's Gold."
A Slovak government-backed project to restore film classics of Communist times has proved a hit with the public in the small Central European country.
Cookie Jar Ent. has sealed a deal to serve as the North American distributor for the popular Mexico-based wrestling org Lucha Libre AAA.
In the remaining years of his life, Robert McNamara recorded some 20 more hours of conversations with director Errol Morris, even after Morris' "The Fog of War" had been released and won an Oscar…
The sentencing hearing for former Broadway producers Garth Drabinsky and Myron Gottlieb got under way Monday in Toronto, with the prosecution calling for a sentence of eight to 10 years for each…
Canada's federal broadcast watchdog is upping the local programming fund from C$68 million ($59 million) to $86 million.