Liberty Media Corp. has agreed to buy almost 16.3 million shares of Home Shopping Network stock under its expired tender offer, boosting its stake to 41.5%, Liberty said Friday.
A memo sent by Hollywood producer Harry Thomason asking the Clinton administration to consider allowing his travel firm to bid for the White House press corps charter business is raising eyebrows in…
A federal judge on Friday upheld the decision by the Writers Guild of America , West, to shut down all public forums on the union's electronic bulletin board.
Former American Federation of Musicians local 47 president Bernie Fleischer apparently has settled his libel and defamation of character suit against six people who opposed his 1990 reelection bid.
Overseeing his first annual shareholders meeting as the sole topper of Time Warner, Gerald Levin stepped out of the shadow of the late Steve Ross Thursday at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, offering…
News Corp. announced completion of its new $ 3 billion revolving credit facility through a group of 27 banks in Australia, Europe and the U.S., said to be final step in company's plan to strengthen…
Ronald O. Perelman's the Andrews Group, acting through its Four Star Intl. subsidiary, has acquired a 50% stake in privately held syndicator Genesis Entertainment.
Sony is beginning to resemble a classic case of the tail wagging the dog. Despite continued drops in earnings for the corporate parent, Sony's Hollywood-based entertainment arm pitched in nearly half…
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd., parent of MCA/Universal, reported a dramatic drop in profits for its fiscal year, buffeted by a difficult world economy.
Key stock prices moved to a record high for a second day, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 23.25 to close at 3523.28.
Union politicking is expected to heat up this summer within the ranks of the Writers Guild of America, West, as members prepare for a September election that could well be nasty in nature, with the…