Claiming there are too many commercial breaks in Italo shows, the European Commission has taken legal action against the country in a move Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset TV group has blasted.
The AMPTP has shifted the spin war into high gear. It's making good on its promise Wednesday morning to put out lots of information — or, as they put it, "to explain our position at every opportunity…
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Updated That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Believe it or not, today marks the final GOP debate before the voting starts, when the Des Moines Register sponsors a forum that will be…
Get ready for lots more spin. The AMPTP's fired another shot in the PR war with the WGA. In a letter sent Wednesday morning to the companies it reps, the AMPTP noted what it called "substantial…
A day after WGA members launched an AMPTP spoof site, the AMPTP has launched an actual upgrade at www.amptp.org — one that includes a real-time calculator of what the AMPTP says the strike is costing…
Updated Oprah Winfrey wrote her Obama stump speech herself, she tells ABC News’s "Good Morning America" on Wednesday. "I had written a speech because I didn’t trust myself just to stand up there and…
Conan O'Brien is back– at least on the Internet. Like all the latenight hosts, O'Brien has pretty much been out of the public eye since the strike darkened his show. But he has popped up on…
Even with the approach of the holiday season, the WGA strike won't start slowing down until next week.
Golden Globe noms will be announced Thursday, but this year there's double the suspense: not only who will be nominated, but who will attend.
The WGA has granted SAG a waiver for its Jan. 27 awards show — its third waiver since the strike began. Previously, the WGA granted a waiver to the Kennedy Center Honors telecast and for Elizabeth…
Updated Corrected version As candidates blanket Iowa and New Hampshire, visiting diners and chatting with the real people of the heartland, Rudy Giuliani took such retail campaigning to Santa Monica…
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