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Disney and Turner Make Slam Dunk With NBA Deal

The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced Monday that it will not only continue its partnerships with Turner Broadcasting System of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) and with Walt Disney Co. ...
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Why One Analyst Sees Sirius XM Shares Rising to $5

Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) does not see big analyst calls all that often, so when it does, those reports tend to really stand out. A new report from ...
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‘Gone Girl’ Builds Expectations for Weekend Movie Releases

After a so-so September at the box office, October’s movie releases are expected to start strong and get stronger. The main event this week is film based on a best-selling ...
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The Future of Some Newspapers Is Worse Than It Looks

New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT) said it will cut about 100 jobs in its newsroom. Supporters of the paper say that it continues to have one of the largest ...
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Who Will Get Bought First, RealD or DreamWorks?

Buyouts hopes are becoming the new trend this week. First, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA) was reportedly in buyout talks with Japan’s Softbank and those talks have reportedly already cooled ...
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NY Times to Slash 100 Newsroom Jobs, After Paying Chief $5 Million

The New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT) announced Wednesday that it will cut 100 newsroom jobs and a smaller number of jobs on the business side of the newspaper as ...
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Will Angie’s List Simply Become Someone Else’s List?

Angie’s List Inc. (NASDAQ: ANGI) made waves in the news Wednesday with a potential buyout waiting in the wings. The company also has just restructured its debt with a new ...
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Comcast, Time Warner Rank Lowest in Customer Satisfaction

In a recent customer satisfaction survey that included other major telephone, television and Internet service providers, Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) finished at or ...
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Redskins at Eagles Tickets Are Top-Priced NFL Divisional Match-Up of Week 3

Five divisional matchups will take place in the NFL this Sunday as the season enters Week 3. The Eagles will host the return of former wide receiver DeSean Jackson when ...
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Would a SoftBank and DreamWorks Merger Go Straight to DVD?

DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA) has seen its shares surge on reports that the animation studio was in discussion as of September 27 with Japan’s SoftBank for a potential ...
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Denzel Washington’s ‘The Equalizer’ Packs Movie Houses

September is not a particularly good month for movie box office receipts. That’s why this week’s opening of “The Equalizer” starring Denzel Washington must have been a pleasant surprise for ...
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3 Companies That Will Dominate Digital Video on the Internet

Television advertising revenue is still growing, but very slowly. In fact, between 2009 and 2013, traditional TV advertising grew at just a 5% compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) in both ...
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Denzel Washington Thriller Tops Weekend Movie Releases

The fall movie season has so far been somewhat less than overwhelming. This week’s main entrant may not change that, but “The Equalizer” starring Denzel Washington is touted for the ...
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How Much Could Derek Jeter Earn as a Designated Hitter Ahead?

Derek Jeter is just about to retire as team captain of the New York Yankees. At 40 years old and after 20 seasons, he has already outlasted the career of ...
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Yahoo’s Core Business Is Worth $4 Billion

Some of the media and many financial analysts have said the Yahoo! Inc.'s (NASDAQ: YHOO) core business has no value at all, or may have a negative value effect on ...
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