Shares in BET Holdings hit a 52-week trading high Thursday and could rise further in the near term thanks to a bullish chart pattern and several ambitious expansion moves.
With less than 48 hours left before QVC Network's tender offer for Paramount Communications is set to expire, Wall Street has grown increasingly anxious over the likelihood of a higher bid from…
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MCA Inc. expects its newly announced Japanese movie theme park to cost more than $ 1 billion, said Frank Stanek, president of MCA Enterprises Intl.
Granada Group's hostile takeover bid for fellow ITV broadcaster LWT got a boost Wednesday with the news that LWT's hopes for a defensive merger with Yorkshire Tyne Tees TV had collapsed.
The velociraptors are about to go interactive. MCA announced Tuesday that it has formed Universal Interactive Studios, a new unit that will develop and publish interactive software. The new division…
Times Mirror Co. completed its two-part sale of four broadcast television stations to Argyle Television Holdings Inc. The company said the second part of the deal consisted of the sale of CBS…
Top execs from the entertainment, cable and telephone industries will be meeting with Vice President Al Gore today and Friday for briefings on the White House information superhighway road map.
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has joined with other trade organizations in challenging a new law that limits the deductibility of lobbying as a business expense.
The entertainment industry's bid to ward off TV violence legislation will soon get a boost from a coalition of book publishers, newspaper trade associations and the American Civil Liberties Union.
MCI Communications Corp. announced Tuesday that it would spend more than $ 20 billion to update its long-distance network to handle the most advanced computer, telephone or television systems and…
Responding to complaints from European bankers that they are not getting the cooperation needed to complete an audit on Euro Disney, a Walt Disney Co. spokesman said Tuesday that Disney "has…
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