Wall Street is getting antsy waiting for Barry Diller to sweeten QVC's offer for Paramount Communications. Arbitragers beat down the shares of QVC and pumped up the shares of Paramount in Thursday's…
Fire officials confirmed Thursday that the firestorm dubbed "The Old Topanga" blaze was deliberately set, with the fire-related death of British filmmaker Duncan Gibbins expanding the fire…
Comcast's third-quarter revenue and cash flow both climbed more than 50%, leading to a 32% cut in losses. Results at the nation's fourth-largest MSO were slowed a bit by new rate regulation.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. chairman and chief executive H. Wayne Huizenga said his company was not considering raising its $ 600 million investment in Viacom Inc. to back Viacom’s proposed…
Time Warner and the National Cable Television Assn. have each filed suit asking a federal court to overturn new cable rate regulations designed to reduce consumer rates an estimated $ 1 billion…
License renewal challenges have been filed at the FCC against 12 California TV stations accused of violating the agency's equal employment opportunity rules.
A bank syndicate has come up with $ 4.5 billion to help pay for Viacom Intl.'s proposed acquisition of Paramount Communications.
When it comes to "politically incorrect" comedians, Comedy Central just doesn't get the joke. In the most serious of tones, the laff cabler has filed a lawsuit against Borscht Belt comic Jackie Mason…
Lauren Weis, head of the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Sex Crimes Unit, confirmed Wednesday that she is handling the investigation into allegations that singer Michael Jackson molested a…
The League of Off Broadway Theaters & Producers reached a tentative agreement on a new, four-year contract with Actors Equity Assn. Monday night.