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  • Nov 21- Dish Network Corp and Time Warner Inc's Turner Broadcasting "mutually decided" to restore CNN, the Cartoon Network and other channels to Dish's satellite TV service, the companies said in a statement on Friday. The move means that more than 14 million Dish subscribers will now be able to watch shows from Turner's stable of networks, which had been dark since...

  • UPDATE 2-Aereo files for bankruptcy Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 9:41 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 21- Aereo Inc, the video streaming company backed by media mogul Barry Diller, has filed for bankruptcy protection. Aereo Chief Executive Officer Chet Kanojia said the decision created "regulatory and legal uncertainty" that proved insurmountable for the New York- based company, which is privately held. Lawton Bloom, a principal at Argus Management...

  • Nov 21- Television streaming service Aereo Inc filed for bankruptcy protection after a U.S. Supreme Court ruled in June that the company's business model violated copyright laws. The ruling was a victory for broadcasters such as CBS Corp, Comcast Corp's NBC, Walt Disney Co's ABC and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's Fox network. The filing is In re: Aereo Inc, U.S....

  • LOS ANGELES, Nov 19- NBC said on Wednesday it has canceled an upcoming project with veteran comedian Bill Cosby, his second show to be pulled after accusations that he sexually assaulted women resurfaced in recent weeks. The move by NBC comes a day after online streaming company Netflix Inc said it was postponing Cosby's stand-up comedy special " Bill Cosby 77,"...

  • DISH higher on wireless spectrum bids     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 1:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan says bids in the DISH wireless spectrum auction has exceeded expectations. Shares were up 9 percent today.

  • Nov 18- CBS Corp fired the latest salvo in a contract dispute with Dish Network as a Thursday deadline nears that could blackout the network's TV shows to more than 14 million Dish subscribers. "Dish appears willing to drop the most popular programming in its entire channel lineup because it won't negotiate the same sort of deal that other cable, satellite and...

  • Midday movers: Allergan, CarMax, CBS & more Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 1:03 PM ET

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • New late-night host Corden visiting Letterman Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 11:03 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Before he begins his own late-night show, James Corden is paying a visit to David Letterman. Corden is replacing Craig Ferguson next year on "The Late Late Show," the CBS late-night program that immediately follows Letterman on the schedule. Ferguson is signing off on Dec. 19, and Corden makes his debut on March 9.

  • Lightning Round: Slam job done on this one Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 6:54 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • AP Sources: Executive order to affect millions Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 4:14 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama is poised to act soon to unveil a series of executive actions on immigration that will shield possibly around 5 million immigrants living in the country illegally from deportation, according to advocates in touch with the White House. White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Obama would review final recommendations...

  • Sony's big plan to shake up TV biz Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 10:49 AM ET

    With PlayStation Vue, Sony joins the ranks of companies looking to shake up the cable and satellite business.

  • Sony unveils Internet TV in challenge to major networks Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 5:53 AM ET
    A Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) controller sits next to the company's games console, manufactured by Sony Corp.

    Sony unveiled its online TV service offering live content and on-demand programs through PlayStation consoles on Thursday.

  • Sony unveils web-based TV service PlayStation Vue Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 12:58 AM ET

    Nov 13- Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, a unit of Sony Corp of America, unveiled a new cloud-based TV service, PlayStation Vue, expected to be commercially launched during the first quarter of 2015.. During the invite-only beta, PlayStation Vue will initially offer around 75 channels per market from major programmers, such as CBS, Discovery...

  • Lightning Round: The integral stock to Apple Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:28 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Lightning Round: This stock is uniquely levered Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 7:13 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • 'The Walking Dead' dominates among young viewers Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    NEW YORK— "The Walking Dead" rules as television's most popular drama, but the Nielsen company's viewership totals only give a hint at the extent to which zombies rule. Nielsen said that the AMC show had 13.5 million viewers on Sunday, beating CBS' "Madam Secretary" by one million as the most-watched drama. ABC's "Scandal" was second with 3.7 million.

  • Incoming GOP Senate chairman plans border bill Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 1:25 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Even as President Barack Obama prepares to take executive action on immigration, an incoming GOP Senate chairman said Monday he is working on a border security bill and will aim to move it once the new Republican-controlled Congress convenes in January. It would build on work already done by Congress, including a House bill aimed at ensuring that 90...

  • Disney shares fall as cable, broadcasting miss Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:15 PM ET
    The Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort.

    Walt Disney reported earnings of 89 cents per share, on revenue of $12.39 billion, largely in line with Wall Street estimates.

  • Digital video may kill the TV star Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 3:14 PM ET
    Charles "Chase" Carey, president and chief operating officer of Twenty-First Century Fox

    Digital video advertising doesn't appear to be the main cause of the recent slump in TV revenue. But the problem isn't going away.

  • Your first trade for Friday Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.