A top aide to President Clinton said Friday the new adminstration will insist that the Federal Communications Commission enforce rules requiring broadcasters to meet the educational needs of children.
The Nielsen jury is still out on the much-publicized return of "L.A. Law," as the veteran NBC drama scored its best numbers since early January but fell short of early-season levels before viewers…
The National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians and Capital Cities/ABC Inc. announced tentative agreement on anew four-year contract yesterday. The parties had been in contract discussions…
Opinion was sharply divided among industry exex last week on whether the FCC's decision setting in motion the eventual elimination of fin-syn rules will lead to a quick network-studio merger.
Media and entertainment investors were whipsawed last week when the Federal Communications Commission rolled back cable rates and moved to rescind the financial interest and syndication rules.
The jury in a television trial of James Earl Ray has found him not guilty of the murder of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The verdict was returned after a 10-day trial of Ray presented by HBO and Thames…
Capital Cities/ABC Inc. and Paramount Communications Inc. said yesterday they have joined a group bidding to acquire two Mexican state-owned TV networks and other media.
Wall Street reacted swiftly to regulatory reforms handed down yesterday by the Federal Communications Commission, with investors apparently rattled by the initial implications.
CBS tuned up for NCAA basketball Final Four coverage with healthy numbers for last weekend's games, while other wins went to the usual suspects in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for the week…
Latest appearance of Janet McTeer, who etched last year's astonishing study of Vita Sackville-West in "Portrait of a Marriage," sets her up as a poor-but-honest Dickensian widow and mother of three…
FCC amendments to the financial interest and syndication rules.