Congress may be on recess until after Labor Day, but House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Edward Markey (D-Mass.) is showing no signs of slacking off his crusade against TV violence. Markey…
The Justice Dept. gave the go-ahead Thursday to the New York Times' $ 1.1 billion purchase of the Boston Globe, deeming that it will not adversely affect competition.
In what amounts to a "nyuk nyuk nyuk" to two heirs of the Three Stooges, Columbia Pictures has filed a cross-complaint saying it has certain rights to use the personae of the comic trio because it…
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
The Australian government handed down its federal budget for 1993-94 on Tuesday, allocating the arts industry $ A331 million ($ 222 million), a 12% increase over last year. Of that, the overall…
Marlon Brando has sued producer Elliott Kastner for allegedly giving him a $ 1 million check that bounced. Brando, in a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court Tuesday, says Kastner promised…
A local hospital has asked for more than $ 46,000 to settle the bill of actor Brandon Lee, who died of a gunshot wound.
More strength in shares of consumer products companies sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average past the 3,600 milestone for the first time, closing up 17.88 , or 0.50%, to 3,604.86. It had surged more…
A pair of Montecito real estate agents have sued the producers of "A Current Affair" and the publisher of Cosmopolitan magazine over stories that allegedly imply they were involved in a murder.
Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. posted net income of $ 5.3 million for the second quarter ended June 30, a 6% increase over the year-ago period's $ 5 million.
Showscan Corp. announced that revenues for the first quarter ended June 30, 1993, were $ 716,000, with a net loss of $ 2.5 million, or 53 cents per share. Revenue for the first quarter of the…