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March 6- Media executive Jack Griffin was appointed on Thursday as chief executive of Tribune Co's forthcoming spinoff newspaper company, Tribune Publishing. Tribune also announced that Eddy Hartenstein, the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and former DirecTV executive, will become non-executive chairman of Tribune Publishing's board.
Touchstone has cancelled its publication of the Goldman elevator book "Straight to Hell," reports CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
March 6- Media executive Jack Griffin was appointed on Thursday as chief executive of Tribune Co's forthcoming spinoff newspaper company, Tribune Publishing.
NEW YORK, March 5- Business Insider raised $12 million in another round of capital from investors including Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Institutional Venture Partners, RRE Ventures and former Wall Street Journal publisher Gordon Crovitz, according to a Wednesday post by its founder Henry Blodget.
March 5- Torstar Corp, owner of Canada's largest daily newspaper by circulation, said quarterly operating revenue fell more than 7 percent, hurt by weak print advertising. Torstar is trying to make up for losses in its traditional print business by charging users for access to the online version of the Toronto Star newspaper and cutting costs.
March 5- Torstar Corp, owner of Canada's largest daily newspaper by circulation, said quarterly revenue from its media business fell nearly 7 percent, mainly due to weak print advertising.
NEW YORK, Feb 26- Apple Inc urged a U.S. appeals court to throw out a judge's "radical" finding that it violated antitrust law by manipulating electronic book prices, and blamed publishers for running a conspiracy it claimed to know nothing about.
BERLIN, Feb 16- The head of the euro zone's bailout funds, Klaus Regling, said that he believes banks in Spain, Portugal, Cyprus, Greece and Ireland are in good shape and that there will not be any surprises in European Central Bank stress tests due later in 2014.. "I expect that there won't be any big surprises in Spain, Portugal and Cyprus.
LOS ANGELES, Feb 12- CBS Corp reported higher profit that beat Wall Street forecasts for the quarter that ended in December, boosted by revenue from digital streaming deals and fees from pay television operators.
LOS ANGELES, Feb 12- CBS Corp recorded higher profit for the quarter that ended in December, boosted by the syndication of hit shows including "Hawaii Five-O" and "Blue Bloods" and new digital streaming deals.
The book, "Enough: Our Fight to Keep America Safe From Gun Violence," builds on an opinion piece by Giffords published last April in The New York Times after gun control legislation stalled in the U.S. Senate, according to a statement from Scribner, the publisher.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, who published "Lean In" and launched a movement, on what LeanIn.org has accomplished and how much more it needs to do.
The four publishers that have agreed to the deal include Lagardere SCA's Hachette Book Group Inc; News Corp's HarperCollins Publishers LLC; CBS Corp's Simon& Schuster Inc, and Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH's Macmillan. Last year, a U.S. District Court judge ruled that Apple Inc had conspired with five major publishers to raise e-book prices.
Feb 6- News Corp, publisher of the Wall Street Journal, reported a 4 percent decline in quarterly revenue on weaker advertising at its newspapers, but cost cuts helped push profit well ahead of analysts forecasts. Shares in News Corp rose 4 percent in after-hours trading after closing at $16.02 on Thursday.
Feb 6- News Corp reported on Thursday a 4 percent decline in quarterly revenue on lower advertising revenue at its newspapers, especially in Australia. This is the second quarter that News Corp, whose chairman is Rupert Murdoch, has reported results as a standalone company after separating from its entertainment and TV properties now known as 21st Century Fox.
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*HBO revenue growing at slower rate than Netflix's. Feb 5- Time Warner Inc broke out the financials for its premium movie network HBO on Wednesday for the first time, giving investors a better picture of how the unit stacks up against video streaming service Netflix Inc.
Feb 5- Time Warner Inc broke out the financials for its premium movie network HBO on Wednesday for the first time, giving investors a better picture of how the unit stacks up against video streaming service Netflix.
Feb 5- Time Warner Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue on Wednesday, helped by the success of the space thriller "Gravity" released by its movie studio, and shed light on the performance of its cable units. Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes said in a statement that HBO recorded its biggest gain in domestic subscribers in 17 years.
Time Inc is reorganizing itself and consolidating oversight as it prepares to spin off from its corporate parent Time Warner, according to a memo to staff.