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  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- Talks between Comcast Corp and Charter Communications Inc over how they could together buy Time Warner Cable Inc quickly soured as the two bickered over price and the feasibility of engineering a split of the No. 2 U.S. cable operator.

  • Brian Roberts, Chairman & CEO of Comcast, and Robert Marcus, Chairman and CEO of Time Warner Cable, talk with CNBC's David Faber about the terms of the acquisition.

  • Richard Greenfield, BTIG analyst, provides his thoughts on Comcast's agreement to acquire Time Warner Cable for $44 billion in an all- stock deal. This is a deal Comcast really had to have, says Greenfield.

  • Comcast set to buy Time Warner     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Comcast has reached an agreement to buy Time Warner Cable for $44 billion in an all stock deal, reports CNBC's "Squawk Box" crew.

  • Jan 28- Comcast Corp's NBC network, for years a ratings laggard, is ahead in a key contest among broadcasters even before it attracts millions of viewers this month to its marquee event, the Winter Olympics.

  • Jan 28- Comcast Corp posted higher fourth-quarter revenue on Tuesday, raised its dividend and authorized a new share repurchase program, sparking a 3 percent jump in its shares in premarket trading.

  • Comcast in talks to license technology to Cox -sources Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Jan 28- Comcast Corp, the No. 1 U.S. cable operator, is in advanced discussions about licensing its "X1" video operating system to Cox Communications, the third-largest cable operator, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Jan 7- Comcast Corp slightly expanded its video customer base during the last three months of 2013, the first quarterly growth in more than six years, Comcast Chief Executive Brian Roberts said on Tuesday. Comcast's cable unit reported 21.6 million video customers at the end of September, the largest number of any U.S. cable company.

  • Comcast sees first video customer growth in 6 years Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    Comcast "modestly" grew its stable of video customers during the fourth quarter, the first gain in more than six years, Comcast Chief Executive Brian Roberts said on Tuesday.

  • Jan 7- Comcast Corp "modestly" grew its stable of video customers during the fourth quarter, the first gain in more than six years, Comcast Chief Executive Brian Roberts said on Tuesday.

  • President Barack Obama will meet executives from leading technology companies like Google and Apple on Tuesday to discuss ways to improve the functioning of the health care website, HealthCare.gov, the White House said.

  • GE Stock Gains After Sale of NBCUniversal     Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    General Electric is one of the biggest gainers in the Dow today after news hit that it's selling its remaining stake in NBCUniversal to Comcast for nearly $17 billion, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Comcast CEO Goes All in For NBCUniversal     Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 7:15 AM ET

    Brian Roberts, Chairman & CEO of Comcast, discusses why he is "bullish" on recent business transactions, including buying GE's remaining 49% stake in NBCUniversal for $16.7 billion. "We've seen some early signs of turnaround and payoff for some of the investments we're making," he added. Both Comcast and GE stock were up on the announcement.

  • Comcast CEO expresses condolences to Krim family Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 1:59 PM ET

    NEW YORK-- The CEO of Comcast, the country's largest cable company, has expressed his condolences to the family of employee Kevin Krim, after two of his children were stabbed to death Thursday. On a Friday conference call about Comcast's quarterly finances, CEO Brian Roberts said the company "will do everything we can to support the family in their awful time."

  • Predictions: The Future of TV Friday, 4 May 2012 | 10:47 AM ET
    Ever since television first landed in Americans’ homes more than half a century ago, it has transformed the way people live. Now the technology is undergoing a transformation of its own. The 80-year-old industry is on the brink of a revolution thanks to the convergence of personal computers, the Internet and television. Media heavyweights, tech titans and Internet innovators are all fighting for a piece of the next multimillion dollar bonanza — and it could impact how, where and when you watch y

    CNBC spoke with media heavyweights, tech titans and Internet innovators to get their predictions of where television is heading, and how they hope to be involved.

  • The Squawk on the Street news team break down the market moving headlines, including Apple CEO Tim Cook hinting at an Apple TV release, Kellogg stepping in to buy Pringles for $2.7 billion, Comcast Q4 earnings reveals Americans are in love with broadband, and some interesting moves by hedge fund managers.

  • Comcast in 'Sweet Spot' as It Unveils Xfinity: CEO Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 11:17 AM ET

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  • The Highest Paid CEOs of 2010 Wednesday, 13 Apr 2011 | 1:26 PM ET
    About 80 percent of companies in the S&P 500 have released information on executive compensation. With data from Capital IQ, CNBC.com ranked the highest paid CEOs in 2010. The final figure shows total calculated compensation, which includes salary, bonuses, estimated stock and stock option awards as well as other incentives. Note that the salary breakdown in this report only displays major sources of compensation, whereas other incentives, such as increases in retirement or pension funds are not

    About 80 percent of companies in the S&P 500 have released information on executive compensation. With data from Capital IQ, CNBC.com ranked the highest paid CEOs in 2010.

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