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21st Century Fox drops attempt to buy Time Warner; Approves $6B for buying back stock

...combined two of the world's biggest media companies.The about-face announced Tuesday comes three weeks after Time Warner Inc. revealed that it had rejected 21st Century Fox's unsolicited $76 billion buyout offer.There had been hopes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-05/21st-century-fox-drops-att
Gannett splits publishing and broadcast wings, following Time Warner, News Corp. and Tribunes

...increasing importance of digital properties.Gannett's spinoff follows similar maneuvers by major operators such as Time Warner Inc. and News Corp. Earlier this week, the Tribune Co. completed a split with its division that publishes The Los...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-05/gannett-splits-publishing-
Rejected Fox bid for Time Warner shows growth mood

...will be more consolidation on the content side in response to consolidation from cable and satellite companies."Time Warner Inc. said Wednesday that it had no interest in further discussions and that it could create more value on its own.Twenty-First...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-16/rejected-fox-bid-time-warn
Time spin-off highlights risks facing magazines

...is struggling to find its way in a digital world.Time Warner Inc.'s decision to shed its Time Inc. magazine unit...pre-recession levels ? and it might come too late for Time Warner Inc.Revenue at its Time Inc. unit slipped to $3.4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-10/time-spin-highlights-risks
'Pan Am' may fly again as canceled TV shows find new homes

...have become another potential last stop for shows on the verge. Cougar Town, starring Courtney Cox, is moving to Time Warner Inc.'s TBS for the 2013 season from ABC. NBC's Southland was canceled in 2009 before finding a home on Time Warner's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/television/2012-05-24/pan-am-may-fly-agai
Comcast to add NBC to diversify

...Co., which has controlled NBC since 1986, Comcast hopes to succeed in marrying distribution and content in a way Time Warner Inc. could not. AOL and Time Warner are undoing their ill-fated marriage Dec. 9. Time Warner has already shed its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/04/bus_558016.shtml
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Comcast's NBC talks cap its decades-long rise in industry

...billion. TIME WARNER CABLE, spun off this year from Time Warner Inc., is satisfied to be distributing cable TV and moving...Entertainment and The Style Network. Comcast and Time Warner Inc.'s cable division buy the assets of bankrupt Adelphia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/22/bus_556612.shtml
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Government throws 4th lifeline

...loss reported Monday was the biggest in corporate history, topping the previous record of about $45 billion set by Time Warner Inc. during the fourth quarter of 2002. - The $62 billion could have funded the salaries of every Major League Baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/03/bus_513299.shtml
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Media seek revenue at airports

...sell only its own magazines -- Sports Illustrated and Golf . Even other publications from SI 's parent company, Time Warner Inc., are excluded. Meanwhile, USA Today and Fox News Channel are leaving stocking decisions largely to their partners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/21/bus_476529.shtml
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Yahoo truce leaves sale to Microsoft on the table

...been repeatedly rebuffed by Yahoo so far, Microsoft has been reported to be discussing a possible acquisition of Time Warner Inc.'s AOL. Microsoft wants to strengthen its Internet business to challenge Google Inc.'s dominance of the online...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/22/bus_466555.shtml
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