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*Russian TV reporter handed fake "Oscar" in Kiev. MOSCOW, Dec 11- Ukraine is descending into anarchy and civil war. Russian state media, the dominant force under Vladimir Putin's presidency, has broadcast a consistent message of caution to the domestic audience and to millions across Ukraine who understand Russian and can receive Russian television.
CNBC's David Faber reports Discovery is considering a bid for Scripps Networks and what synergies make the deal viable.
CBS CEO Leslie Moonves says "it's a good year for broadcast television." He discusses the growth in advertising and sports programming fees.
CBS CEO Leslie Moonves discusses the impact of going dark. "The resolution was very favorable to us, but it still wasn't fun," he says. He also shares his opinions on consolidation among cable distributors.
Time Warner Chairman & CEO discusses re-transmission fees, and the changing face of the cable industry. "We have the biggest grant of video on demand rights for all of our networks of any network group," he says.
Chris Hardwick, "Talking Dead" host, discusses his hit show, "Talking Dead," on AMC and says it's essentially an isolated version of the watercooler.
Viacom president & CEO Philippe Dauman says Amazon is a great environment where Nickelodeon "lives as a brand." He also discusses the advertising sales growth, and the company's dividend and buyback.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Viacom president & CEO Philippe Dauman about Nickelodeon's ratings. "It's really resulted in a ratings increase, and is fueling our expansion around the world," says Dauman.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Viacom president & CEO Philippe Dauman about why his company is getting into mobile device apps.
Williams-Sonoma is offering edible gingerbread estates, and 18.5 million viewers watched the "Sound of Music" Thursday. Pop culture commentator Chuck Nice, shares his opinions on these topics.
Anchorman 2 will hit theaters December 18th. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Will Ferrell's spots for Chrysler's Durango have been viewed 15.3 million times on YouTube.
Charter Communications president & CEO Thomas Rutledge, says "Charter doesn't need any acquisitions to be successful." He discusses the hypothetical merger with Time Warner Cable. Liberty Media president, CEO & director Greg Maffei, weighs in.
Charter Communications president & CEO Thomas Rutledge, provides insight into Charter's business model, and growth.
Liberty Media president, CEO & director Greg Maffei, discusses rising costs of content, and the interplay between content and distribution.
Comcast is testing new ad technology that inserts up-to-date commercials into past episodes of TV shows that are available on demand.
MOSCOW, Nov 26- The Kremlin extended its grip over radio and television broadcasting on Tuesday when the media arm of state-controlled Gazprom bought mining tycoon Vladimir Potanin's Profmedia.
Nov 25- Anchorwoman Katie Couric, who has hosted high-profile programs on all three major U.S. television networks, will head a team of global correspondents and help shape news coverage at Yahoo Inc., the Internet company announced on Monday. Couric will join Yahoo next year as global anchor while continuing to host her talk show on the ABC television network.
CNBC's Jim Cramer and Carl Quintanilla discuss Katie Couric's move to Yahoo as a global news anchor, and what it means to the future of cable television.
CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg says Twitter and Facebook want to be the place where users go to get their news.
Charter Communications is nearing an agreement with banks to raise funds for a bid for Time Warner Cable, according to a report.