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...

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...

Rejected Fox bid for Time Warner shows growth mood

...takeover offer for rival media giant Time Warner for about $76 billion in cash and stock.Time Warner rejected the bid, which amounted...proposed $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc., which was made in...

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...

Lawmakers plan hearings on AT&T-DirecTV deal

...committees held hearings recently on Comcast's proposed purchase of Time Warner Cable.Congress has no direct role in approving major corporate...FCC and Justice Depart ment already are reviewing the Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal.

Pacers shut down Wizards, take 2-1 lead in series

...Game 4 is Sunday in Wash ington. CLIPPERS: The NBA has chosen Dick Parsons, a former Citigroup chairman and former Time Warner chairman and CEO, as interim CEO of the team.Parsons will oversee the franchise while the league tries to force owner...

Hot-shooting Thunder beat Clippers

...Earlier Friday, the NBA hired Dick Parsons as the Clippers' interim CEO. He is former chairman of Citigroup and Time Warner. Rivers said Parsons "is a very good hire." ... Rivers handed Crawford his Sixth Man of the Year trophy at center...

Report: Kansas freshman Joel Embiid declares for NBA Draft

...men's tournament will return to North Carolina in 2019 and 2020 after its two-year stay in New York.Charlotte's Time Warner Cable Arena will play host to the event in 2019 followed the next year by the Greensboro Coliseum.The league said...