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  • 'Glee' star Cory Monteith enters addiction treatment facility

    'Glee' star Cory Monteith enters addiction treatment facility
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Glee" star Cory Monteith has entered a rehabilitation facility where he is being treated for an unspecified substance addiction, his publicist said on Monday. Monteith, who plays Finn on the popular Fox television series, "asks for...
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  • Stars pick the directors they want to watch

    Stars pick the directors they want to watch
    Let's say there's a row of beautiful movie theaters, and the marquee of each one reads, "New film by (name of filmmaker here)." And let's say there's no other information about the film itself. Which one would you choose? We offered this dilemma to some...
  • Milken conference panel: Immigration reform would boost economy

    Milken conference panel: Immigration reform would boost economy
    Providing legal status to the country's estimated 11 million illegal immigrants would boost the U.S. economy and eradicate underground economies in cities such as Los Angeles, a panel of researchers, elected officials and a business tycoon said Monday. ...
  • News Corp. plans June 11 shareholder vote on company split

    News Corp. plans June 11 shareholder vote on company split
    Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. will hold a special meeting June 11 for shareholders to vote on amendments needed to authorize the company's plan to break into two separate publicly traded entities. Shareholders will not be presented with an up-or-down vote...
  • Hulu adds two new shows as subscriber base swells to 4 million

    Hulu adds two new shows as subscriber base swells to 4 million
    Hulu is adding more original content. The online video site, which is owned by Walt Disney Co., News Corp. and Comcast, told advertisers Tuesday it was launching two new shows: the Wild West comedy “Quick Draw” from writer-director Nancy...
  • William C. Cox Jr. dies at 82; helped seal Dow Jones sale to Murdoch

    William C. Cox Jr., the patriarch of the Bancroft clan that controlled Dow Jones & Co. for 105 years and sold it to Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. in a decision sparking a family feud, died Wednesday at his home in Hobe Sound, Fla., according to his...
  • News Corp. third-quarter profit climbs; revenue up 14%

    Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is preparing to split into two entities, and the company's fiscal third-quarter financials illustrated why: Its cable television and film properties continue to flex their muscles while the publishing unit's profit exhibited...
  • News Corp.'s Carey downplays threat to make Fox a cable channel

    News Corp. Chief Operating Officer Chase Carey rattled cages last month by threatening to turn his company's Fox Broadcasting network -- home of "Family Guy," "American Idol" and NFL football -- into a cable channel. Carey threw down the gauntlet in...
  • McCain is prepping legislation to overhaul pay-TV business

    McCain is prepping legislation to overhaul pay-TV business
    The maverick wants to cook the TV industry's golden goose. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) is preparing to introduce legislation perhaps as early as Thursday that would dramatically overhaul the television business and will probably be met with strong...
  • John McCain's wish list! Will Fox blow up 'American Idol'?

    John McCain's wish list! Will Fox blow up 'American Idol'?
    After the coffee. Before seeing if I can make it here. The Skinny: It took almost two hours to get from JFK to the Upper West Side on Wednesday but a four-mile run in Riverside Park recharged me. Think of me in a sticky subway station while you're in...