Media

Discovery and Scripps Interactive Networks are discussing a possible merger, the Wall Street Journal reports. The networks have explored combining before

Some of the world’s largest media companies are betting that it’s virtual reality, where consumers strap on goggles to watch TV shows, video games and maybe even movies down the road in a 360-degree panorama that puts them right in the action.

The transaction is expected to close by the fourth quarter of 2017, the companies announced on Monday.

Rupert Murdoch looks set to finally lays his hands back on firm he founded in 1989.

Facebook is being increasingly viewed by U.S. citizens as a news outlet in its own right, according to a survey published this week

Data breaches affecting up to 1.5 billion Yahoo users have forced Verizon to slow down and think through the deal.

Shari Redstone’s company says it’s “not the right time to merge” CBS and Viacom.

After a surprise win and contentious race to clinch the presidency, Donald Trump has been selected as Time magazine’s person of the year.

“Narcos” and “The Crown” are also available.

The Dalian Wanda Group is offering subsidies on everything from stage and set rental to post-production editing to lure filmmakers.

21st Century Fox will settle Gretchen Carlson’s sexual harassment lawsuit against former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes.

Just how sparse is coverage for women’s sports? The Tucker Center for Research on Girls & Women in Sport at the University of Minnesotasays that 40 percent of all sports participants are women — but only 4 percent of sports media coverage is dedicated to those sports.

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” hit $1 billion in just 12 days. But what do those box-office numbers actually mean to Disney and theater chains?

It may have been a stellar year for the global box office and TV show performances, yet despite the success, it hasn’t kept online piracy thieves away in 2015.

The blockbuster also provided a fillip to the otherwise sluggish toy industry, analysts say.