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…
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.
The National Cable Television Assn. is asking the FCC to postpone action on a proposal allowing telephone companies to provide cable TV service in cities with up to 10,000 people.
The League of Off Broadway Theaters & Producers reached a tentative agreement on a new, four-year contract with Actors Equity Assn. Monday night.
Osborn Communications Corp. said it earned $ 264,292 or 3 cents a share last quarter, reversing last year’s loss of $ 274,102 (4 cents). Declines in operating and interest expenses helped shore up…
Pity the star-crossed lovers. Viacom and Paramount can't even get down the aisle without QVC sticking a leg out to trip them. And now the guests from Wall Street are whispering that the couple can't…