The Justice Dept. on Tuesday said it will not challenge the Assn. of Independent Television Stations' voluntary program of viewer advisories and guidelines on TV violence.
Media magnate Silvio Berlusconi will formally enter Italian politics Wednesday at the head of the conservative Forza Italia (Go Italy) movement, his Canale 5 television network reported Tuesday.
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While still proclaiming their client's innocence, attorneys for Michael Jackson announced they have reached an out-of-court settlement with the 14 -year-old boy who claimed he was sexually molested…
Federal and state agencies have established telephone lines for people needing assistance from the Northridge quake.
The Walt Disney Co., with the financial debacle of Euro Disney off its books for the time being, posted record first-quarter earnings Tuesday.
U. of Pennsylvania professor George Gerbner is challenging a commonly held belief that violent programming translates into boffo ratings.
Higher television ratings, a firmer ad market and big revenue gains in its radio and cable businesses helped Capital Cities/ABC earn $ 166.74 million last quarter, or a record $ 10.35 per share, up…
Time Warner Inc. investors filed a class-action lawsuit Tuesday, claiming its board implemented a poison pill plan last week not to protect them against a creeping takeover but to safeguard its own…
A lawyer for Warner Bros. said Tuesday that an L.A. Superior Court ruling that threw out the "Batman" suit should deter studio-targeted lawsuits over perceived financial slights.
The Clinton administration will probably add a second broadcast industry executive to a task force on how best to build the information superhighway, an administration staffer said Sunday.
TV stations that buy some or all of the six new hourlong action series powering their way into TV syndication between now and September could run afoul of the anti-violence crusaders in Washington.