Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) said Wednesday that small entrepreneurial companies may play a greater role in paving the "information superhighway" than giant telecommunications firms that thrive on…
Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti is hailing Washington Gov. Mike Lowry for vetoing provisions of an anti-violence bill that would have required "age-based violence ratings" be…
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.
Entertainment stocks burst upward Tuesday, mirroring the broader stock market in its first healthy rebound from losing a hefty 7% over the last eight trading days.
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.
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…
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 FCC has voted 3-0 to prohibit cable TV operators from scrambling basic-tier signals and is contemplating barring the scrambling of expanded basic-tier program networks.
It was deja vu at the Federal Communications Commission Tuesday as two of the three commissioners dismissed claims that FCC-ordered cable TV rate cuts prompted the demise of the second huge…
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.