Comcast 4Q profit edges up, adds customers, boosts dividend

...midst of a $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable that is undergoing a regulatory...Adjusted for costs related to the Time Warner Cable acquisition and tax adjustments...buybacks will be determined after the Time Warner Cable deal closes.

CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430 million

...ownership and convert them to shares. If he loses his job after the deal closes, he gets to own them right away.- Time Warner Cable's Robert Marcus: $80 million. Marcus, who has been CEO for 11 months, will get the biggest severance payment...

US stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

...third-quarter earnings more than double to $1.02 billion.Other winning stocks included a pair of big media companies.Time Warner jumped after raising its earnings forecast for the year. The company's stock gained $3.02, or 4 percent, to...

Time Warner shareholders OK Comcast deal

NEW YORK - Time Warner Cable said Thursday its shareholders...Comcast said it agreed to buy rival Time Warner in an all-stock deal. The deal will...expected to close by the end of the year.Time Warner Cable has about 11.4 million high-speed...

HBO unleashes streaming from cable contracts

...homes."That is a large and growing opportunity that should no longer be left untapped," Plepler said at parent Time Warner Inc.'s investor meeting in New York. "It is time to remove all barriers to those who want HBO."Will this lead...

Turner channels removed from Dish amid pact spat

...agreement.Dish Network Corp. said Tuesday that Turner refused to extend the overall deal. But Turner- a division of Time Warner Inc. - said in a statement that it has worked for months to come up with a fair agreement and that the two sides have...

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

...abandoning its attempt to take over Time Warner in a proposed deal that would have...Tuesday comes three weeks after Time Warner Inc. revealed that it had rejected...as $100 per share to win over Time Warner. Even with 21st Century Fox now...

DirecTV, Atlantic Broadband, WOW! to carry SEC Network

...Aug. 14. WOW! announced Friday that it would also carry the channel.Comcast, Dish Network, Cox Communications, Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks, AT&T U-verse and Google Fiber had previously reached agreements to carry the network...

Clippers CEO says coach Doc Rivers will quit if Donald Sterling stays

...didn't think they would be able to work for Sterling under the circumstances.Parsons is a former chief executive at Time Warner and Citigroup who took over leadership of the Clippers in May during the media blitz surrounding the banishment of Sterling...

Median CEO pay crosses $10 million in 2013

...handsomely. Viacom's Philippe Dauman made $37.2 million while Walt Disney's Robert Iger made $34.3 million. Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes earned $32.5 million.The industry with the biggest pay bump was banking. The median pay of...