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  1. Why TV Broadcasters Should Get Behind NCAA Athlete Unionization (Analysis)

    5:00 am 7/17/2014

    Here are three reasons — though not very obvious ones — why CBS, Fox, NBC and ESPN should play the long game by switching sides and supporting a plan for athlete compensation.Read more

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  2. ‎BBC TV Must Boost Appeal for Young, Ethnic Minority Audiences‎, Review Finds

    3:14 am 7/17/2014

    The broadcaster's own governing body has highlighted three challenges for its four UK TV stations in a new review.Read more

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  3. Analyst Downgrades Fox Stock, Citing 'Deal Limbo'

    2:39 am 7/17/2014

    ISI Media's Vijay Jayant removes his "top pick" designation, while another analyst says she still likes Fox's stock despite "some fear of empire building."Read more

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  4. Entertainment One Acquires Canadian Factual TV Producer Paperny

    2:23 am 7/17/2014

    The deal, believed to be worth $27.2 million, will boost the company's unscripted TV business across North America.Read more

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  5. French Film Production Falls 24 Percent in First Half of 2014

    1:27 am 7/17/2014

    The number of films that went into production was the lowest in seven years in the country. Read more

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  6. China's Censors Crack Down on Streaming Services Showing Hollywood Content

    1:21 am 7/17/2014

    Days after Alibaba announced a landmark deal with Lionsgate on streaming content, China's state media watchdog warns seven Internet-TV companies on "unauthorized" content and threatens to revoke their licenses.Read more

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  7. Spanish Industry Protests Heavy Tax on Entertainment Tickets

    12:58 am 7/17/2014

    In an open letter to the country's Prime Minister, industry chiefs said the 21 percent value-added tax on movie, music and theater tickets has caused sales to drop 30 percent over the past two years. Read more

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  8. Liberty Global Buys Stake in U.K.'s ITV for $825 Million

    11:08 pm 7/16/2014

    UPDATED: John Malone's company acquires the 6.4 percent stake from U.K. pay TV giant BSkyB, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox owns 39 percent.Read more

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  9. Film and TV Distributors Say FCC Net Neutrality Rules Won’t Work

    4:49 pm 7/16/2014

    The Independent Film & Television Alliance, the group behind the American Film Market, don’t want any priority arrangements allowed on the Internet because they say they can't be policed.Read more

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  10. Will Fox's Time Warner Bid Set Off a Wave of Megadeals?

    1:07 pm 7/16/2014

    "The media M&A merry-go-round begins," says one analyst as industry observers discuss possible buyers and sellers. Read more

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