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  • The average CEO makes how much?! Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 7:15 AM ET
    Robert 'Bob' Iger, chairman and chief executive officer of The Walt Disney Co..

    The median pay package for a CEO rose above eight figures for the first time last year.

  • Top 10 highest paid CEOs Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 7:42 AM ET
    Les Moonves, president and chief executive officer of CBS Corp.

    Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs of 2013, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive pay research firm.

  • Your first trade for Thursday Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 1:08 PM ET

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

  • Tribune: A comeback story hot off the press Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 2:47 PM ET
    Flags fly in front of Chicago Tribune signage displayed on the side of the Tribune Tower in Chicago, March 28, 2014.

    Tribune Co. has emerged from bankruptcy with an opportunity of a lifetime: Catching up with its television industry rivals.

  • Gannett snaps up six Texas TV stations for $215 mln Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 9:31 AM ET

    May 14- Gannett Co said on Wednesday it will buy six television stations in Texas for $215 million, another move by the company to bulk up its local TV station holdings. Last year, Gannett acquired Belo Corp TV stations for $1.5 billion, nearly doubling its TV stations.

  • Early movers: AAPL, CBS, OMC, PUB & more Friday, 9 May 2014 | 7:54 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • May 8- CBS Corp, owner of the most watched U.S. television network, reported lower-than-expected revenue as advertising fell 12 percent, sending its shares down 3 percent in extended trading.

  • CBS profit up on higher licensing, pay TV revenue Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    May 8- CBS Corp, owner of the most watched U.S. television network, reported higher quarterly earnings, helped by increased licensing of its shows and higher payments from cable and satellite operators that carry its channels.

  • CBS beats on bottom line, misses on top     Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    CBS is reporting Q1 EPS of $0.78 ex-items on revenue of $3.86 billion, with CNBC's Morgan Brennan.

  • After-hours buzz: CBS, Gap, GrubHub & more Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 3:58 PM ET
    An employee folds clothes at a Gap store on February 20, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

    Headlines after the bell Thursday: CBS, Gap, GrubHub & more

  • Earnings preview: CBS & NWSA     Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 3:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan discusses earnings expectations for CBS and News Corp.

  • A warning sign? Traders say it's time for caution Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 9:59 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The selling in the Nasdaq and small cap names is making some traders nervous, and some say it's a time to be wary while the once sizzling names burn.

  • Two big issues for stocks this week Sunday, 4 May 2014 | 3:36 PM ET
    Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve, speaks at The Economic Club of New York on April 16, 2014.

    Testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Ukraine are what traders say could most affect markets in the week ahead.

  • Netflix opposes TWC deal, but most back Comcast Friday, 2 May 2014 | 12:09 PM ET
    Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix.

    While Netflix opposes Comcast's proposed purchase of Time Warner Cable, big firms in the industry are backing it—The New York Times.

  • Squawking Welch, Buffett, Weill, and 'The Murse' Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 3:41 PM ET

    Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.

  • *Biggest deal for Viacom since split from CBS. April 30- U.S.-based Viacom Inc said on Thursday it would buy British TV broadcaster Channel 5 from media baron Richard Desmond for $760 million as a keystone to develop its worldwide presence.

  • Five stocks Uncle Sam doesn’t want you to own Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 12:04 PM ET

    There's a rare collection of stocks in the S&P that pay no dividends, and yet, have beaten the market for the past five years —USA Today.

  • BEIJING, May 1- China's censors are asserting their authority over foreign TV content on the country's booming online video sites, after years of hands-off regulation, raising the risks for U.S. distributors left in the dark about which shows might fall foul of the rules.

  • Moonves on Twitter's TV influence     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 11:21 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber asks Leslie Moonves, CBS president & CEO, if he thinks Twitter helps drives TV ratings.

  • Moonves: Aereo steals creative work     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Leslie Moonves, CBS president & CEO, about the Supreme Court's impending decision on Aereo. "Aereo basically takes our content that we produce and distribute, steals it, and delivers it to the public for a price," Moonves says.