Two cable industry groups Wednesday urged the FCC to exempt all small cable systems with fewer than 1,000 subscribers from new rate regulation rules, and not just independently owned "mom and pop"…
Comcast Corp. Wednesday announced the offering of $ 250 million of 3 3/8%/5 1/2% "step-up" convertible subordinated debentures due 2005.
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With five weeks remaining in an SRO run of "Phantom of the Opera," members of the Kennedy Center's house orchestra agreed to strike Wednesday over plans by the Center to eliminate certain worker…
A former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Pathe executive is seeking a federal court declaration that would allow him to return to the U.S. as a businessman/visitor despite a 1992 deportation.
Hailing the arrival of a "new technological revolution" with the advent of digital broadcasting, Rupert Murdoch Wednesday unveiled a series of deals designed to keep his News Corp. empire firmly in…
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Tuesday denied a last-ditch request by the cable industry to delay rate regulations that take effect today.
A group including New York money manager Mario Gabelli lowered its stake in Intl.
Basic cabler Nostalgia Network reported a second-quarter net loss of $ 359, 000 (3 cents per share), an improvement from a loss of $ 682,000 a year earlier. The L.A. company said quarter revenues…
Derrick O'Connor, a British actor whose credits include "Lethal Weapon 2," has filed suit against Fox Broadcasting Co. for allegedly showing his arrest for crimes he didn't commit on "America's Most…
The Coca-Cola Co. is seeking a federal court declaration that its polar bear commercial does not infringe a copyright possessed by the authors of a children's book featuring polar bears.
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