Vioxx was pulled from the market. Celebrex pulled its advertising. Now Aleve, a popular over-the-counter painkiller, is coping with new questions about side effects.
Italo multimedia group L'Espresso has entered the TV arena, buying TV station Rete A for e115 million ($154 million) on Wednesday.
Can CNN's Tucker Carlson make the jump from political pundit to primetime host? CNN executives will soon find out. Carlson was tapped by CNN prexy Jon Klein to sub for Aaron Brown on "NewsNight" next…
Eight years after his murder, Tupac Shakur is again topping the charts. "Loyal to the Game" (Amaru/Interscope) becomes his third posthumous release to enter SoundScan's album sales chart at No. 1…
The Ufa name is about to vanish from German theaters after the Cine Star group announced plans to rename all houses left with the Ufa label. Change will end a longstanding confusion between the…
Pay TV net Canal Brasil has bought the rights to Simone Duarte's "En Route to Baghdad," a 56-minute doc on Brazilian peace negotiator Sergio Vieira de Mello, killed in a 2003 bombing of U.N…
A multiyear agreement for library features was signed between Buena Vista International Television-Asia Pacific (BVITV-AP) and SUN TV/Network, Southern India's major regional. This is SUN TV's first…
Spanish cable operator Ono, production and services company Mediapro and European financial services group Skandia are bidding for the assets of niche-channel packager Media Park.
Canal Plus and France Telecom are selling their joint cable interests to private equity company Cinven and French cable group Altice for $707 million, further consolidating the struggling Gallic…
U.K. commercial giant ITV is buying out small U.S. shareholders to avoid the expense of listing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Move is a further sign of the backlash among European…
Dutch media mogul John de Mol won terrestrial broadcast rights to Dutch Premier League soccer highlights Wednesday, paying a record $54 million for a three-year deal.