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Now playing on Southwest Airlines: the Cartoon Network
Good news for parents flying with children on Southwest Airlines. The carrier announced today that it will add the Cartoon Network to the networks it offers via its live television programming.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Murdoch Follows Strategy That Won Dow Jones: Pounce, Leak, Wait
It's the strategy Rupert Murdoch has employed in his effort to acquire Time Warner Inc. , and similar to one that proved successful in the billionaire's last big media takeover.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
A Fox-Time Warner deal would give Murdoch new heft in China
Rupert Murdoch's plan to buy Time Warner would help the Twenty-First Century Fox chairman make larger inroads in China, a fast-growing market that media moguls are finding hard to crack.
In Comcast/Time Warner Merger, Public Interest Is Paramount
New York State's Public Service Commission is currently reviewing Comcast's plan to purchase Time Warner Cable for over $45 billion , a merger which would link the nation's two largest cable companies.
Wolff: The rise and fall of Time Warner
Wolff: The rise and fall of Time Warner Murdoch's takeover target is a shell of its former self.
The Washington Post
Murdoch Said to Mull Using Sky Proceeds to Boost Time Warner Bid
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc. is considering using proceeds from a sale of its Italian and German pay-TV assets to boost its offer for Time Warner Inc., according to two people familiar with the matter.
Not My Job: French Laundry Chef Thomas Keller Gets Quizzed On Actual Laundry
Chef Thomas Keller checks out preparations in the kitchen of his New York restaurant, Per Se, in the Time Warner Center, in February 2004.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Jon Wurster has drums, will travel – and laugh
Jon Wurster has been a musician for more than a quarter-century, but he is also an in-demand writer and voice artist for comedy shows.
Los Angeles Times
Time Warner looks at ways to counter 21st Century Fox's buyout bid
If Rupert Murdoch is successful with Time Warner, it would create an entertainment giant responsible for a large chunk of the programming on broadcast and cable television.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Time Warner PT Raised to $100.00 at Sterne Agee
Sterne Agee's target price suggests a potential upside of 16.12% from the stock's previous close.
Is this the most useless iPhone accessory ever?
Running for their lives: Haunting images capture tragic last moments of four Palestinian boys - seconds before an Israeli shell wiped them out on Gaza beach Dramatic moment Israel 'foiled major attack on kibbutz with a direct hit on 13 Hamas militants as they dropped into terror tunnel' U.S. Open named as terror target by Al Qaeda magazine: New ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Duly Noted: Cops vs. parking attendants in Chicago's streets
Bloomberg's Paul Sweeney and Jeff McCracken report on a possible Twenty-First Century Fox and Time Warner deal.
Christian Science Monitor
Fox bid for Time Warner: A counter to cable company mergers?
People walk by the Time Warner Center in New York. Time Warner Inc. on Wednesday said it has rejected a takeover bid from Twenty-First Century Fox and says it has no interest in further discussions with Rupert Murdoch's media entertainment giant.
Investor's Business Daily
Apple Seen Unlikely To Pursue Time Warner, Content
"We don't believe Time Warner would consider a sale without an auction process," said the report, in which analysts discussed whether potential buyers include Apple in May acquired Beats Music, a subscription streaming service , and Beats Electronics for $3 billion.
Eurostar passenger numbers up by 2%
Cross-channel train operator Eurostar says passenger numbers rose by 2% in the first half of 2014 to five million from 4.9 million a year earlier.
Silicon Alley Insider
Stocks Rally, Dow Makes Record High: Here's What You Need To Know
Germany's Lukas Podolski, Jerome Boateng and Mesut Oezil pose for a 'selfie' with the World Cup trophy during celebrations to mark the team's 2014 Brazil World Cup victory.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
From AMC To Viacom: The Next TV Targets After Murdoch's Time Warner Bid
Some of the big winners were cable television networks, which surged in morning trading on Wednesday after news leaked about the possible Time Warner tie up.
Fox's $80 billion offer for Time Warner reportedly rebuffed
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Meet The Little-Known Time Warner Executive Who Might Hold The Keys To The Murdoch Deal
Is a former Rupert Murdoch confidant turned Time Warner communications executive helping engineer 21st Century Fox's acquisition of Time Warner? 21st Century Fox, formerly known as News Corporation, recently made an $80 billion offer to buy competing media company Time Warner.
Rejected Fox bid for Time Warner shows growth mood
NEW YORK: Though rejected, a surprise bid by Rupert Murdoch's Fox for entertainment rival Time Warner underscores that large media companies are in the mood for major consolidation.