The National Assn. of Broadcasters this week asked the FCC to issue a ruling preempting state and local laws that prevent consumers from using rooftop antennas to receive TV signals.
Virtual reality, or some semblance of it, got a big boost last night with the opening of a new venue by Tim Disney's Virtual World Entertainment.
KLSX-FM's Howard Stern is back on top in the mornings, while Spanish-language KLAX-FM racked up its third consecutive ratings win in Arbitron's spring radio rankings.
Second-quarter residuals for the Writers Guild of America West show that guild members have seen an overall 8.3% increase in earnings compared to the second quarter of 1992. Resid earnings from April…
Less than a month after the Los Angeles City Council voted to approve expansion plans for 20th Century Fox, the Council Wednesday voted to lobby against a state bill that would preclude any future…
Roseanne and Tom Arnold said they'll donate $ 15,000 to the Red Cross to help Mississippi River flood victims in Iowa and Illinois. The Arnolds have a home and diner they run in Iowa and have named…
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Taking a cue from SAG and AFTRA, Laugh Factory owner Jamie Masada is attempting to start a nonprofit foundation to assist comedians in need of medical assistance.
BET Holdings Inc.'s Black Entertainment Television Inc. subsidiary has acquired 80% interest in Santa Monica-based Avalon Pictures Inc. for $ 13 million cash and assumption of certain debt.
French waterworks conglom Generale des Eaux has agreed in principle to pay $ 400 million for 80% control of FNAC, France's largest video and music retailer.
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 6.5 Network: CBS
Family Guy-r2Rating: 1.4 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 3.0 Network: FOX
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American Dad, -r3Rating: 1.3 Share: 4 Viewers (Millions): 2.6 Network: FOX