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  • Dish and Sinclair agree in principle on new contract Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 | 10:42 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Dish Network and Sinclair Broadcast Group, one of the largest TV broadcasters in the U.S., said Wednesday they've agreed on the outline of a new contract, one day after Sinclair's channels went dark for Dish customers. Sinclair's channels include affiliates of ABC, CBS, CW, Fox and NBC in markets throughout the country, including Washington DC, Seattle/...

  • The Food Network cooks up new leadership Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    The Food Network cooks up new leadership

    Food Network chief Brooke Johnson stepping down

  • The Weather Channel tracking new owners Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    The Weather Channel tracking new owners

    The Weather Channel's owners hire investment banks to explore a sale. - Bloomberg

  • Intel jumps into reality TV Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Intel jumps into reality TV

    Intel announces a new reality TV competition series

  • Dish deal avoids blackout Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Dish deal avoids blackout

    Dish and Sinclair Broadcasting Group extend talks and avoid blackout.

  • Apple holds off on live TV Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Apple holds off on live TV

    Apple reportedly delays plans to introduce live TV as negotiations over licensing content stall.

  • Aug 5- CBS Corp, owner of the most-watched U.S. CBS, home to shows such as "Madam Secretary", "Scorpion", and "NCIS: New Orleans, said revenue from affiliates and subscription fees jumped 28.3 percent in the second quarter ended June 30. CBS, in addition to its TV broadcast network, owns cable channels Showtime and CBS Sports Network, radio stations and the Simon& Schuster...

  • ATHENS, July 25- The next managing director of the International Monetary Fund is likely to come from outside Europe when current leader Christine Lagarde eventually leaves, the deputy head of the Washington- based fund said in an interview broadcast on Saturday. "There are more and more eminently qualified people from outside Europe and the United States and I...

  • OTTAWA, June 22- Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd said on Monday it is cooperating with a new federal safety investigation, after a media report raised allegations that it failed to apply adequate brakes when parking a train carrying flammable oil on a mountain slope in British Columbia. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reported that the department's...

  • Semiconductors under pressure Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 1:05 PM ET
    Semiconductors under pressure

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on consolidation in the chip space, including the $37 billion deal between Avago Technologies and Broadcom.

  • *Earnings/share 78 cents vs. est. 75. May 7- CBS Corp, owner of the most-watched U.S. CBS, whose network is home to naval intelligence drama "NCIS" and comedy "The Big Bang Theory," said revenue from affiliates and subscription fees rose 10.8 percent in the three months ended March 31.

  • Aereo court case could change how you watch TV Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 11:01 AM ET

    A case involving start-up Aereo and broadcast TV networks is before the Supreme Court. The outcome could impact how consumers watch programming.

  • Media General to buy LIN Media for $1.6 billion Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 10:13 AM ET

    Media General said it would buy LIN Media for $1.6 billion to create a broadcaster reaching nearly a quarter of U.S. households with a television.

  • NFL, MLB threaten to pull games in Aereo fight Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 3:57 PM ET

    The NFL and MLB have threatened to move all of their games to cable television if streaming startup Aereo is deemed legal.

  • DirecTV CEO: Potential Dish deal "pro-consumer" Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 4:33 PM ET
    Michael White

    DirecTV CEO Mike White says a potential merger with Dish Network could help consumers, but he warned that regulatory concerns would be a factor.

  • Trio of reporters 'fess up in UK hacking scandal Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 12:48 PM ET
    The newsroom of the News of the World newspaper on Fleet Street, 18th April 1953.

    Three senior journalists at the defunct News of the World tabloid have already pleaded guilty to hacking phones, a prosecutor revealed Wednesday.

  • Aereo CEO dishes on expansion plans, controversy Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 5:37 PM ET

    Aereo's CEO spoke about the controversial streaming service at Goldman Sachs' Communacopia conference and drew a standing room only audience.

  • Mayweather vs. Canelo: The fight outside the ring Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 3:22 PM ET
    Mayweather vs. Canelo: The fight outside the ring

    Broadcasters HBO & Showtime are also battling over pay-per-view events. CNBC's Dominic Chu has the details.

  • Broadcast battle resolved Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 11:56 AM ET
    Broadcast battle resolved

    Shares of CBS and Time Warner are higher today after settling their month-long broadcasting dispute. Craig Moffett, MoffettNathanson, analyzes the agreement.

  • Aereo to fill Dallas void left by Time-CBS spat Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 8:31 AM ET

    Internet TV startup Aereo will soon be available in Dallas, one of the cities affected by the Time Warner Cable-CBS blackout.