The civil lawsuit aimed at singer Michael Jackson may be coming to a close, with attorneys for the 14-year-old boy who claimed the singer sexually molested him accepting a multimillion-dollar…
Blockbuster Entertainment chairman H. Wayne Huizenga said Monday he will buy the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. He already owns pro baseball and hockey franchises and could end up…
Passage of anti-violence legislation could have a "devastating impact" on commercial broadcasters, Assn. of Independent Television Stations president Jim Hedlund warned Sunday.
Live Entertainment of Canada has offered to issue up to 72,750 of its common shares at $ C15.50 per, in exchange for all the outstanding units of Kiss Production L.P. Live Entertainment said the…
Paramount's on-and-off love affair with Viacom Intl. Inc. is apparently on again after Par's board Friday unanimously backed the cable programmer's latest offer and scrapped its previous pact with…
Bell Atlantic, eager to merge with two cable television companies, wants the Justice Dept. to back its request for a waiver of federal court restrictions on long-distance telephone service.
Broadcast network execs have done an about-face and tentatively agreed to use an independent monitor to assess the violence content in programming.
The European Parliament on Thursday urged a crackdown on media concentration it said was stifling the information and culture available to European Union citizens.
Time Warner Inc. adopted a poison pill takeover defense Thursday after being rattled by the continuing accumulation of its stock by Seagram Co. and prodded by institutional investors.
SegaTV signed a letter of intent with Multimedia Cablevision of Wichita, Kan. , to provide SegaTV to Multimedia’s 450,000 subscribers this year. The company said it would first conduct a three-month…