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Walt Disney Co. rose$. 35 or. 4 percent, to $90.37. Gannett fell$. 25 or. 7 percent, to $33.83. New York Times Co. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $12.40.
BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, Aug 27- Time Warner Cable Inc, the No. 2 U.S. cable operator, suffered a massive network outage on Wednesday due to suspected human error that cut Internet services to some 11 million businesses and residences, prompting a New York state investigation.
Aug 27- Time Warner Cable Inc the No. 2 U.S. cable operator, reported a massive network outage that shut down Internet services to some 11 million customers on Wednesday, prompting New York state to launch an investigation.
Aug 27- Time Warner Cable Inc the second-largest U.S. cable operator, experienced a major network outage early Wednesday morning that shut down Internet services for almost two hours, the company said. Time Warner Cable provides Internet services to about 11 million customers nationwide.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 16 or. 3 percent, to $54.72. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $90.09. Gannett fell$. 23 or. 7 percent, to $33.85.
NEW YORK— Time Warner Cable said Wednesday that service was largely restored after a problem during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours. Time Warner Cable, which is in the process of being bought by rival Comcast Corp. for $45 billion, has about 11.4 million high-speed data subscribers in 29 states.
WASHINGTON, Aug 26- AT&T Inc is merging its wireless and business divisions into a single unit led by Ralph de la Vega, former chief executive of the company's wireless segment, a spokesman for AT&T said on Tuesday.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 09 or. 2 percent, to $54.56. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 36 or. 4 percent, to $90.02. Gannett rose$. 09 or. 3 percent, to $34.08.
That's down from the 10.1 million who saw last year's show but up from the 6.1 million who watched the awards show live the year before that, the Nielsen ratings company said. CBS won last week in prime time, averaging 5.8 million viewers. NBC, with "America's Got Talent" again the week's most popular program, was second with a 5.1 million viewer average.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 16 or. 3 percent, to $54.50. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 32 or. 4 percent, to $90.06. Gannett rose$. 25 or. 7 percent, to $34.24.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $54.45. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $90.27. Gannett rose$. 17 or. 5 percent, to $34.16.
Among the potential harms that DISH identified in the merger are "discriminatory data caps," and "restriction of third-party online rights."
Brent Lang, Variety film and media reporter, and Porter Bibb, Media Tech Capital Partners, provide insight to the changing face of the Emmy Awards.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Bryan Cranston, who played the memorable meth dealer Walter White on "Breaking Bad," won his fourth best drama actor Emmy at television's biggest awards show Monday night, tying him with another four-time winner, Dennis Franz. "Downton Abbey," made by Britain's ITV network, was shut out in the drama category, while the BBC's "Sherlock" won three awards.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 47 or. 9 percent, to $54.65. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $90.38. Gannett rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $33.99.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 43 or. 8 percent, to $54.61. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 51 or. 6 percent, to $91.00. Gannett rose$. 16 or. 5 percent, to $34.11.
The "Scandal" actor and "Game of Thrones" actress were among the celebrity presenters on hand Sunday afternoon to rehearse ahead of Monday's NBC broadcast. Morton, dressed in a black shirt and slacks, pretended to present an Emmy to " House of Cards" just once before dashing off stage at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. NBC is controlled by Comcast Corp..
NEW YORK— "Guardians of the Galaxy" became the summer's top-grossing movie at the North American box office with a $17.6 million weekend that narrowly bested the young adult melodrama "If I Stay," while the long-delayed "Sin City" sequel, "A Dame to Kill For," flopped.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $54.18. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $90.49. Gannett rose$. 09 or. 3 percent, to $33.95.