Pretax profits at Reed Elsevier, parent company of Variety and Daily Variety , surged by 30% to T534 million ($ 801 million) for the year ended Dec. 31.
Radio station owners scored a big victory this week when the Senate added an amendment to legislation expected to be signed by President Clinton that could result in a flood of new advertising.
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The Securities and Exchange Commission is checking into the pattern of trading in Paramount Communications stock prior to the studio's announcement on Sept. 12 that it would merge with Viacom Inc.…
FCC commissioner James Quello hinted Thursday that he's prepared to yank station licenses from Infinity Broadcasting if syndicated radio host Howard Stern doesn't tone down his shock jock talk.
MCA/Universal has cut itself a sweet deal. When the MetroRail station opens its doors on Lankershim Boulevard, a half-mile from the studio's theme park in North Hollywood, undoubtedly the studio will…
Danish state telecommunications monopoly Tele Danmark A/S Wednesday reported a hefty profit rise ahead of its partial privatization through the biggest stock issue in Denmark's history.
Two detectives and their supervisor have been suspended for signing a pre-trial deal with telefilm producers relating to the high-profile case in which they were testifying.
Information superhighway legislation that permits telephone company entry into the cable TV business and grants spectrum flexibility to broadcasters cleared the House Energy and Commerce Committee on…
ValueVision Intl. Inc. said it plans to finance the acquisition of National Media Corp. through a private placement of units consisting of debt securities and warrants for ValueVision common stock. *…
A former CNN on-air reporter filed a sexual discrimination lawsuit against the news cabler Wednesday, charging she was fired because she went on maternity leave.
The deal to pump life into Cannon Pictures has apparently fallen through, as would-be rescuer Panda Pictures filed a $ 20 million suit that accuses the indie of, among other things, lying about its…