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GE takes big step away from banking with $12 billion deal

...Synchrony Financial, into a separate publicly traded company in July. It sold a 51 percent stake of NBC Universal to Comcast Corp. for $13.75 billion in 2011. Two years later, Comcast bought GE's remaining 49 percent stake in NBC Universal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-09/ge-takes-big-step-away-ban
Scuttlebiz: Partridge Inn now in Hilton's elite Curio

...which has been operating the arena since 2012, is a division of Comcast Spectacor, which itself is a subsidiary of Comcast Corp., the people who run NBC TV, Universal pictures and the cable service for thousands in this area.Global Spectrum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-08/scuttlebiz-partridge-inn-n
Comcast 4Q profit edges up, adds customers, boosts dividend

NEW YORK - Comcast Corp.'s fourth-quarter net income edged up less than 1 percent as the company added more customers for its cable TV, high-speed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-24/comcast-4q-profit-edges-ad
Comcast says $45B Time Warner Cable deal to take longer

...federal court in Washington, D.C., heard arguments in the case in February but hasn't issued a decision yet.Comcast Corp. has called the case a "procedural matter" related to its Time Warner Cable deal.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-25/comcast-says-45b-time-warn
Comcast, long criticized on customer service, adding more online reps as it tries to improve

...has increased in the past few years, rising about 5 percent in both 2013 and 2014, to $2.21 billion last year.Comcast Corp., which is based in Philadelphia, announced its social media push on Monday. It aims to answer complaints on Facebook...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/comcast-long-criticized-cu
Comcast proposes to buy Walt Disney Co.

...surprise move, cable TV giant Comcast Corp. proposed early Wednesday to buy...recent quarter. Key events in Comcast Corp.'s growth: 1963 - Ralph Roberts...Feb. 11, 2004 - Cable TV giant Comcast Corp. offers to buy The Walt Disney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/12/bus_404285.shtml
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Privacy invaded

Comcast Corp. would still be collecting information about the Internet travels of its customers, if not for an Associated Press report that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/16/op_333852.shtml
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Comcast launches scary film network PHILADELPHIA - On Halloween, Comcast Corp., in partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment and Lionsgate, will unveil a horror-movie network called FearNet. Fans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/31/bus_102547.shtml
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Comcast sells AT&T block

PHILADELPHIA - Cable giant Comcast Corp. sold a 42 million-share block of AT&T Corp. - about half its position in the telecommunications company - to Salomon Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/23/bus_346807.shtml
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Comcast says it will immediately stop recording customer Web browsing

WASHINGTON -- Comcast Corp., the nation's third-largest cable company, pledged Wednesday to immediately stop recording the Web browsing activities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/14/tec_333473.shtml
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