Newspaper and broadcast group Freedom Communications announced the sale of a major stake to two big buyout firms, ending a lengthy and contentious auction for the family-owned Irvine, Calif., group.
Rupert's deal is moving ahead, and an accounting-prompted loss at Hughes Electronics last quarter will prove just a hiccup, execs at the DirecTV parent said Tuesday.
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Nicole Kidman has won an undisclosed five-figure sum and an apology from Rupert Murdoch's British tabloid the Sun after it falsely accused her of having an adulterous affair with "Cold Mountain"…
Nicolas Philibert, helmer of Gallic sleeper hit doc "Etre et Avoir" (To Be and To Have) about a village school, is battling a lawsuit for compensation filed by its subject, teacher George Lopez.
MarketCast has filed suit against rival marketing firm NRG, alleging that NRG has sought to squelch competition in the growing field of movie industry market research.
The major broadcast webs have slowly started tapping more Latino and Asian-American talent, according to the latest report from the Multi-Ethnic Media Coalition.
A study released Monday found that a majority of Californians polled relied on ABC, CBS and NBC newscasts as their primary source for election info.
The race is back on -- or least it was on Thursday as presidential politics allowed CNN to beat the generally invincible Fox News Channel in primetime.
Following last week's protest from many of the world's foremost film directors, a growing group of actors is being marshaled to add its voice to those opposed to the MPAA and studio-backed ban on…
The U.S. and U.K. writers' guilds are backing Australia's campaign to exempt cultural industries from the U.S.-Australia free trade agreement now being negotiated.
Televisa, Mexico's largest broadcaster, has finally approved a new writer's contract after three years of negotiation, upping rights payments and, for the first time, covering royalties for films…