A federal judge ruled Tuesday that American Telephone & Telegraph Co.'s proposed acquisition of McCaw Cellular Communications Inc. violates the landmark consent decree that broke up AT&T.
Carmike Cinemas Inc. has signed a letter of intent to purchase 38 theaters consisting of 176 screens from Cinema World Inc., a privately held company. Terms weren't disclosed.
Personal relationships will be as important as creative and financial resources in tapping the fast-expanding Asian region, according to a report released Wednesday.
The convergence of the telephone and cable industries was hit with another setback Tuesday when Cox Cable and Southwestern Bell called off their $ 4.9 billion partnership. Citing the FCC's new cable…
Media concern E.W. Scripps Co. has completed the acquisition of privately held Bagwell Communications/Cinetel Productions, an independent producer of cable television programming based in Knoxville…
While Frank Wells' death clearly sent Walt Disney Co. reeling, analysts said the company is resilient enough to endure the tragedy, and investors took the news in stride.
The Supreme Court Monday denied an appeal by Time Warner Inc. of a ruling that reinstated a securities-fraud lawsuit by investors. Those investors charge that the company misled the public while…
The Federal Communications Commission's proposed schedule to evaluate the primetime access rule is a "formula for procrastination," according to a company that wants the rule to be repealed.
Less than 24 hours after Frank G. Wells died in a Sunday helicopter accident, Walt Disney Co. chairman and chief executive officer Michael D. Eisner announced that he will take on the late exec's…
Gaylord Entertainment Corp. and the city of Nashville have offered to put up $ 100 million to buy and move the Minnesota Timberwolves basketball team to Tennessee.