The Justice Dept. has signed off on News Corp.'s $1.3 billion deal to acquire Heritage Media Corp., the companies announced Friday.
Tele-Communications Inc. began to show early signs of a turnaround in the second quarter, on Friday reporting a 16% increase in cash flow to $706 million on 7% higher revenue of $1.6 billion.
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Carole E. Handler is joining the 350-attorney Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler firm as co-chair of its entertainment group, based in Los Angeles.
In response to an application by the producers of "Wrongfully Accused" and the dramatic TV series "Sleepwalkers," the British Columbia Labor Relations Board issued an interim order Thursday that the…
Alphastar, the smallest, most precariously funded of the direct broadcast satellite distributors, finally ceased operation on Aug. 8, leaving high and dry about 51,000 satellite dish owners.
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has written the FCC, urging the commission to approve the beefed-up rating system that the industry has promised to implement Oct. 1.
Rogers Communications Inc., Canada's biggest cable television company, shaved its losses in the second quarter, but it's hardly out of the financial woods yet.
Bill Gates' billion-dollar investment in Comcast Corp. could unleash a flood of software money into the cable industry.
The Writers Guild of America has announced its call for entries in television and radio categories for the WGA Awards. Submissions, which are due no later than Sept. 15, will also be accepted for the…
Organizers of the Youth Performing Arts Institute for HIV/AIDS Prevention have announced a three-day conference in Universal City this weekend.
Cablevision Systems Corp. increased operating cash flow 25.6% to $143.1 million in the second quarter, it said Wednesday, on 12.3% higher revenues of $438.5 million.