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  • Traders debate media play post-Aereo ruling     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:06 PM ET

    The U.S. Supreme Court ruled online TV service Aereo violates copyright law. The FMHR traders discuss the current trade on media companies.

  • WASHINGTON, June 25- The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that online TV service Aereo Inc, backed by media mogul Barry Diller, violates copyright law by using tiny antennas to provide subscribers with broadcast network content via the Internet.

  • UPDATE 1-U.S. top court rules against TV startup Aereo Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, June 25- The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that online TV service Aereo Inc, backed by media mogul Barry Diller, violates copyright law by using tiny antennas to provide subscribers with broadcast network content via the Internet.

  • ABC's Diane Sawyer stepping down at 'World News' Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:09 AM ET
    Diane Sawyer

    ABC said Diane Sawyer is stepping down as its evening news anchor, to be replaced by David Muir.

  • Google to unveil new television set-top box: Report Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 5:46 AM ET

    Google is expected to unveil at least one small set-top box that resembles products like the Roku, Amazon's Fire TV, and Apple's Apple TV.

  • Ex-Murdoch editor Coulson: Hung jury on two charges Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 5:35 AM ET
    Downing Street's former director of communications and News Of The World editor Andy Coulson

    Prime minister's former adviser may face new trial in a case that has cast a shadow over the UK news industry and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.

  • June 25- Google Inc is expected to unveil at least one small set-top box that resembles products like the Roku, Amazon's Fire TV, and Apple Inc's Apple TV, the Wall Street Journal reported citing sources who have seen the device. Google will show off the set-top box on Wednesday during its developer conference, the Journal said.

  • Aereo ruling won't mean Big Bang for CBS Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:23 PM ET
    Still from CBS' The Big Bang Theory

    The Supreme Court is set to rule on a case between Aereo and major broadcasters. Here's what's at stake for leading-network CBS.

  • AT&T pitches merger on Capitol Hill     Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 11:52 AM ET

    AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson is on Capitol Hill defending the company's $50 billion merger with DirecTv, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.

  • Ex-Murdoch exec Brooks not guilty in hacking trial Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 12:48 PM ET
    Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks and her husband Charlie Brooks leave the Old Bailey on June 24, 2014 in London, England.

    Ex-News Corp executive Rebekah Brooks not guilty of phone hacking and other crimes while ex-editor Andy Coulson gets guilty verdict.

  • Supreme Court ruling preview     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 9:36 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson provides insight to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling ahead on ABC versus Aereo among the multiple cases.

  • Supreme Court readies Aereo decision     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 7:44 AM ET

    The real meat is going to be in the particulars, says former FCC Chairman Michael Powell, sharing his thoughts on the likely outcome when the high court hands down its ruling on net neutrality.

  • Gooooaaall! Scoring with this sexy Mexican TV star Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 9:41 AM ET
    Aleyda Ortiz, Alina Robert, Aly Villegas, Fernando Fiore, Josefina Ochoa, Nabila Tapia and Maria Elena Amaya pose during the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour during the Nuestra Belleza Latina taping at Univision Headquarters on April 15, 2014, in Miami.

    Two media giants passed on buying Univision. But regular investors can still bet on the Spanish-language channel through Grupo Televisa.

  • Cramer: This 'cult stock' goes higher Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 9:43 AM ET
    CNBC's Jim Cramer.

    "It's the animal-spirited stock of this moment," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

  • This Supreme Court decision could alter TV forever Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 10:50 AM ET
    Chet Kanojia, chief executive officer and founder of Aereo Inc.

    Aereo's Chet Kanoji says his start-up charges for technology not TV content, and therefore is not infringing on copyrights, as alleged by broadcast networks in their case before the Supreme Court.

  • LONDON, June 15- British satellite broadcaster BSkyB is being advised by Morgan Stanley and Barclays on plans to create a pan-European operator by acquiring its German and Italian sister companies, a source familiar with the matter said.

  • People won't buy Xbox for videos, says Xbox head Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 4:28 PM ET
    Phil Spencer, vice president of Microsoft Game Studios at Microsoft Corp.

    Though it may not drive sales more than games, original programming for the Xbox One is being produced and will begin rolling out this year.

  • Twitch transforms mobile gaming     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:23 AM ET

    Justin Kan, Twitch.TV founder, discusses his live-streaming video platform and mobile gaming engagement.

  • Amazon quietly unveils streaming music service Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 5:10 AM ET

    The company launched a web page overnight seemingly announcing a new streaming music service as part of its $99 Prime subscription service.

  • PlayStation TV launches in US     Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 11:33 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Shawn Layden, Sony Entertainment America CEO, about what differentiates PlayStation television from its competitors and its focus on becoming an entertainment hub.