Granada Group has won its battle to acquire LWT, the first time a hostile takeover bid for an ITV company has ever succeeded.
The Packer-Murdoch-Telecom-led consortium has launched a federal court bid to overturn the allocation of two pay TV licenses.
Vice President Al Gore on Friday dismissed claims that the FCC's rollback in cable TV rates prompted the collapse of the Bell Atlantic/Tele-Communications Inc. merger. To the contrary, he predicted…
Seagram Co. said Friday it bought an additional 1.4% of Time Warner Inc., bringing its total stake to 13.1% or $ 1.9 billion. Sources had reported Seagram's return to the market three weeks ago…
Roel Escalante, MCA's director of corporate material, will retire March 1 but continue as adviser to the purchasing and stores departments and as a consultant through the end of the year.
A day after the Bell Atlantic/Tele-Communications Inc. merger ended, partisan politics erupted in D.C. over whether the FCC should be blamed and whether information superhighway construction is…
The bombshell breakup of Tele-Communications Inc. and Bell Atlantic stirred up trouble on Wall Street Thursday as investors embarking on the info highway suddenly found themselves on a road to…
Tele-Communications Inc. president and CEO John Malone continued to rattle his saber at the Federal Communications Commission Thursday, calling the new cable rate rollbacks "probably illegal and…
Handleman Co. said its third quarter net income dropped almost 30% to $ 10.1 million or 30 cents per share as sales fell 11% to $ 300 million, in line with expectations. Handleman shares dropped 38…
Reclusive billionaire Kirk Kerkorian made another legal charge Thursday in his ongoing battle with French bank Credit Lyonnais, filing a lengthy motion seeking to impel the bank to turn over numerous…