| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:35 PM
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Henry A. Waxman said Friday that six media experts he consulted have serious concerns about the fate of the Los Angeles Times under the Tribune Co.'s plans to spin off the newspaper and seven others into a separate unit and called on...
| May 16, 2014
| 7:37 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding between "Godzilla" and "Neighbors."
The Skinny: The heat wave here appears to have broken but the strong winds have also pushed the smoke from all the wildfires into my neighborhood. I almost have to shut the windows,...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:50 PM
AT&T is acquiring satellite broadcaster DirecTV for nearly $49 billion, the latest in a series of big deals that are transforming the media and telecommunications landscape.
The purchase will turn AT&T into a massive player in the pay-television space...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:33 PM
"Manhattan," the second original series from WGN America, will premiere this summer on July 27, the cable channel announced Thursday.
WGN America is owned by Tribune Co., which also owns The Times.
Unlike the channel's fledgling original series,...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Arsenio Hall is making good on his talk about buying the L.A. Clippers from Donald Sterling. Sort of.
The host of "The Arsenio Hall Show" announced on his show Monday that he was launching a crowd-funded campaign on Indiegogo to raise the cash to buy...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Tribune Co. said Tuesday that its net income declined by 30 percent in the first quarter, as gains in broadcast revenues were offset by double-digit publishing declines and higher expenses.
Net income was $41.1 million, or 41 cents per share, compared...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:46 AM
WASHINGTON -- The Federal Communications Commission is set to consider tougher rules for local TV stations that would prohibit some of their joint negotiations with cable companies and limit deals between broadcasters to jointly sell advertising and share...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:23 PM
Transportation officials have shelved plans for a second entrance to a downtown subway station across from L.A. police headquarters and the Los Angeles Times because the newspaper's parent company says it may develop the site, according to Metro documents...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Tribune Co., looking to bolster readership, is wading into growing competition for the time and attention of people who consume news on mobile devices.
Tribune said it is rolling out a free mobile app Thursday that lets...
| Apr 29, 2014
Los Angeles Times’ Hero Complex Film Festival takes off into its fifth year with a phenomenal lineup of genre-defining fan favorites. The screenings and live Q&As with the film’s creators and stars will be hosted by The Times’ Hero...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:10 PM
The Baltimore Sun Media Group announced Thursday it has purchased The Capital in Annapolis, the Carroll County Times and other area publications and websites, a move that expands its journalistic footprint in Maryland.
The financial terms of the...