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Cuomo rolling in brownfield developer dough
From Crains : Gov. Andrew Cuomo has collected at least $650,000 in campaign contributions from recipients of tax credits to redevelop industrial sites during the past four years, a review of state data show.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
WSJ Media and Advertising
CMO Today: Turner's Challenging Executive Search
Here's your morning roundup of the biggest marketing, advertising and media industry news and happenings.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Officials: Little risk of Ebola outbreak in US
Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for Brandan Butler, the man accused in the Mother's Day double murder of 2 Bossier City women.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Fox Said Open to Giving Board Seats to Time Warner
Rupert Murdoch 's 21st Century Fox Inc. is open to giving Time Warner Inc. shareholders seats on the board of the combined company should its $75 billion takeover bid succeed, people familiar with the situation said.
Items: Real Housewives Eyes Soap Vet, Cartoon Renews 5 and More
The Days of Our Lives and Young and the Restless vet - who took home the 2014 Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series - is reportedly set to join Davidson, who is set to return to her Days ' gig on Monday , could be the second soap vet to climb aboard the Bravo reality franchise this week - following news of Lisa Rinna's ... (more)
Cartoon Network renews 5 series
The official word: Today and tomorrow at Comic-ConA International: San Diego 2014 Cartoon Network will host jam-packed panels for all their hit original comedy animated series.
Duly Noted: Chicago petcoke facility operator threatens to sue over regulations
Bloomberg's Guy Johnson reports on the $9B deal by Twenty-First Century Fox to sell European pay-TV assets to BSkyB and how it may play into the pursuit of Time Warner by Fox.
Stocks: 6 things to know before the open
Markets look set to chalk up another week of gains, barring surprises Friday. Here are the six things you need to know before the opening bell rings in New York: U.S. stock futures were slightly weaker.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
A group of Michaels walked the concourse at Comic-Con on Thursday promoting Frank Miller's Sin City, A Dame to Kill For.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Murdoch Said Poised to Sell European Satellite Assets
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc. is poised to sell its satellite-TV interests in Italy and Germany, people with knowledge of the matter said, gaining funds to raise an $80 billion takeover bid for Time Warner Inc. The sale of wholly owned Sky Italia and Fox's 57 percent of Sky Deutschland AG to British Sky Broadcasting Plc may be announced as ... (more)
Accuracy In Media
Jane Fonda: CNN Trying to Appeal to "Lowest Common Denominator"
Jane Fonda doesn't think much of CNN, or the potential acquisition of CNN parent company Time Warner by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox.
Facebook's mobile-ad surge; Ford's European surprise; Will Fox be lone Time Warner bidder?
Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu reports that second-quarter results from Ford saw the automaker beating profit estimates due to surprising sales growth in Europe.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Time Warner enacts changes to fend off any future Murdoch takeover bids
Time Warner has changed its bylaws to prevent an unwanted takeover in the future.
Wed. Jul 23rd, 2014
In this June 15, 2009, file photo, Richard Parsons, then Chairman of Citigroup, speaks at Time Warner's headquarters in New York.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.
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.