Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Ltd. filed a shelf registration with the SEC for the occasional offering of one or more series of debt securities in an amount up to $ 1 billion. Sources expect the…
Reed Elsevier, the recently merged international publishing giant, reported its first combined financial results yesterday, showing a 26% jump in operating profits, to $ 836 million, and a 9%…
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When former stage grip Rockwell C. Spooner died five months ago at age 87, his death notice cited lung cancer, but he also had been suffering from dementia during the last year of his life. Spooner…
Roy Lavoise, a 30-year member of Local 33, has announced that he will run for vice president of the Intl.
A team of child sexual abuse experts cleared Woody Allen of Mia Farrow's charge that he molested their adopted 7-year-old daughter, Allen said yesterday. They also recommended that Farrow undergo…
(Effective July 1 of relevant years.) n 12%: Basic salary increases 4% in 1993, '94, '95.
The Directors Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers have reached a tentative agreement for a new three-year contract, calling for a 12% increase in the minimum…
ICM vice chairmanGuy McElwaine said he never advised Kim Basinger not to star in the movie "Boxing Helena" and that while he had major problems with the script, he never went so far as to tell the…
The Clinton administration says broadcasters eyeing additional spectrum to carry such services as high definition TV should be forced to pay fees through a spectrum auction process, but a key…
"The Wonder Years" star Fred Savage has vehemently denied sexual harassment allegations raised by a former costumer in a Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit (Daily Variety, March 17).
IDB Communications Group Inc. posted a net income of $ 2.7 million (23 cents a share) for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31.