A Los Angeles judge has handed the Big Three networks an early Christmas present by snapping Hollywood's lock on the TV production and syndication business.
Reed Hundt could be confirmed as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission as early as this week under a deal hatched between the White House and Senate Minority Leader Robert Dole (R-Kan.)
Broadcasters got bad news last week when the Bell telephone companies urged the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn legislation guaranteeing carriage of most local TV stations on cable.
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.2 Share: 20 Viewers (Millions): 18.0 Network: NBC
60 Minutes2Rating: 3.6 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 18.2 Network: CBS
Madam Secretary3Rating: 1.9 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 14.3 Network: CBS
Widely touted Cablevision Systems Corp. said its third-quarter operating cash flow rose 8% to $ 68.67 million as net revenues gained 12% to $ 169.56 million. But its quarterly net loss deepened to…
General Motors Corp. will expand a spot TV media buying pilot program in the San Francisco area. The company said since the program's inception in May 1992, all GM factory spot TV advertising in San…
Barry Diller's QVC Network once again has the higher offer on the table for Paramount Communications. The home shopping company wasted no time in putting telco BellSouth's $ 1.5 billion cash infusion…
The huge film industry of India has been plunged into crisis by a production crew strike that has halted filming here since Nov. 5, officials said.
The House Administration Committee has passed campaign reform legislation that requires broadcasters to sell advertising time to political candidates at the "lowest unit rate."
After weeks of frenzied speculation, it's official: BellSouth will replace Liberty Media as QVC's partner in its ongoing quest for Paramount Communications.
Retailing giant Blockbuster has joined the growing list of companies supporting A Penny for AIDS, the fundraising drive developed by the Video Industry AIDS Action Committee.