Paul Allen, one of the nation's wealthiest men, has purchased the controlling interest in Ticketmaster from one of the nation's wealthiest families to expand his interactive multimedia portfolio.
GTE has filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco, challenging the Federal Communication Commission's recision of GTE's authority to operate a cable…
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Paramount Communications hasn't made it to the altar yet with either Viacom Intl. or QVC Network, but Wall Street's merger-spawned love affair with other media and entertainment stocks seems to have…
Reed Hundt was confirmed late Friday by the U.S. Senate to be chairman of the Federal Communications Commission.
At least some of the smoke should clear today from the ongoing battle for Paramount Communications. The Delaware Chancery Court is expected to hand down its decision on QVC's petition that Paramount…
With a boost from Whoopi Goldberg, more than 3,000 angry IATSE workers rallied Saturday in Burbank to show the producers' union their outrage over the producers' current proposals in ongoing contract…
Clear Channel Communications Inc. said it has agreed to transfer 11 radio stations to Snowden Broadcasting of New Orleans L.C. The transfer will take the form of a capital contribution to Snowden, a…
Hemdale Communications Inc. is looking to get a piece of the Great White North. The expanding outfit Friday announced the creation of subsid Hemdale Canada Inc., which will be run by prexy Tony…
TV and film scripter Herb Gardner was reelected prexy of the Writers Guild of America East, the WGAE said Friday.
The U.S. Senate on Saturday approved the North American Free Trade Agreement by a 61-38 vote. Senate passage of NAFTA was always considered certain, and carried little of the drama that accompanied…
White House deputy chief of staff Roy Neel is the top contender for president of the U.S. Telephone Assn., D.C. sources said last week.