AMC Networks Inc. is facing Dish Network Corp. in a $2.4 billion trial over a failed programming deal that may also determine whether the satellite network’s viewers will get to see AMC shows such as “Mad Men.”
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and Noble Energy Inc., Colorado’s largest oil producers, are waging a media campaign to promote the benefits of hydraulic fracturing as residents push statewide measures to restrict the drilling technique as a threat to the environment.
Super Bowl XLV became the most- watched U.S. television program ever, and Fox became the first network to exceed 100 million viewers with 100.9 million for a night in prime time, according to fast-national ratings released by Nielsen Media Research. The information was disclosed in a release by News Corp.
The National Basketball Association All-Star Game drew its highest television rating since Michael Jordan ’s final appearance as Kobe Bryant was named Most Valuable Player for a record-tying fourth time.