Jones Intercable Inc.'s decision to tap the stock market for $95 million will help fund Jones' latest acquisition of one of its managed cable systems, rounding out a two-year restructuring effort, it…
Evergreen Media Corp. and Chancellor Broadcasting Corp. announced Wednesday that Justice Dept. antitrust officials want more information about their plans to acquire Katz Media, an advertising sales…
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A federal grand jury has indicted Linda Contreras, the former secretary-treasurer of the Office & Professional Employees Intl. Union, Local 174, on charges she embezzled more than $8,500 from 1992 to…
President Clinton on Wednesday repeated his call for a campaign reform package that includes free or deeply discounted broadcast advertising rates for politicians.
The approximately $172 million in royalty fees the cable industry pays annually into a copyright trust fund could rise dramatically under a proposal sent to Congress by the U.S. Copyright Office.
A strong performance from television operations helped lift Spelling Entertainment Group Inc. back into the black in the second quarter, compared with the 1996 period, when it was awash in red ink.
Evergreen Media Corp. and Chancellor Broadcasting Corp., due to merge in coming months into a radio giant, both reported strong growth in second-quarter earnings Tuesday.
Harvey Entertainment Co.'s earnings fell to $183,000 from $1.1 million in the second quarter, reflecting Harvey's receipt last year of a one-time cash payment related to its Saban/Fox deal.
Movie Gallery Inc. told Wall Street analysts it will report a loss for its second fiscal quarter ended July 6 of 6¢-9¢ a share because of lower-than-expected rental revenue and increased amortization…
New York-based holding company Interpublic Group --- which owns several ad agencies including McCann-Erickson and tallied about $18 billion in billings last year --- has acquired a majority stake in…
Iwerks Entertainment and Showscan Entertainment announced plans Tuesday to merge into the world's largest provider of ride simulators and software, with more than 160 sites and nearly 70 titles.