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  • Scram! 5 CEOs paid $1.3B to get lost Monday, 7 Dec 2015 | 7:24 AM ET
    Marissa Mayer, Yahoo

    CEO Marissa Mayer gets an impressive $157.9 million even if Yahoo is sold off. But a few CEOs get even more.

  • Dec 1- Discovery Communications Inc launched its own streaming service on Tuesday to offer more options for cable and satellite TV subscribers. The service, called Discovery GO, will let subscribers watch live and on-demand shows from nine U.S. Discovery networks such as Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet, the company said.

  • Early movers: JCP, FIT, TYC, EPC, YELP, TWC & more Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 8:09 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • Friday the 13th marks end of unlucky week Friday, 13 Nov 2015 | 7:22 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after Thursday's sharp drop.

  • John Malone: Why media consolidation looms Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 11:09 AM ET
    John Malone

    Liberty Media chief John Malone said he wouldn't be surprised to see more media consolidation as global scale becomes important.

  • Nov 4- Time Warner Inc- the owner of cable channels TNT, TBS Cartoon Network- said ratings for its "key" domestic entertainment networks have dropped more than anticipated, which will result in a fall in ad revenue next year. The warning, which echoed a similar one from ESPN and ABC- owner Walt Disney Co in August, sent Time Warner's shares plunging more than 10 percent on...

  • Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal and Viacom Inc are each opening labs where they will study TV viewers in mock living rooms filled with infrared cameras tracking their biometrics- such things as eye movements and facial reactions made while hooked up to skin sensors and heart monitors. Viacom's lab, which is being built in New York, will include...

  • Wall Street edgy after rally, more earnings ahead Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 8:19 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open Tuesday, as investors paused for breath after the S&P 500 breached the 2,100-point level on Monday.

  • Early movers: MOS, S, FIT, VRX, TXRH, AMZN & more Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 7:55 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • Wall Street edgy after powerful Nov start Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 7:23 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after November got off to a rousing start, with the Dow joining the S&P 500 and Nasdaq in positive territory for the year.

  • Markets to tune out Fed speakers in favor of data Friday, 30 Oct 2015 | 6:28 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Aug. 24, 2015, in New York City.

    Markets will be laser-focused on Friday's October jobs report in the week ahead and may even look past more than a dozen scheduled Fed speeches.

  • Oct 19- Actress and media magnate Oprah Winfrey will buy a 10 percent stake in Weight Watchers International Inc and join the company's board. Winfrey will buy nearly 6.4 million shares at Friday's closing price of $6.79 per share for $43.2 million, Weight Watchers said. If Winfrey buys 15 percent of Weight Watchers, she will become the second-largest...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 14- AT&T Inc said it does not oppose the proposed merger of Charter Communications Inc and Time Warner Cable Inc, but in a letter to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission it asked for a careful review on the impact of cable deals on emerging online video products. The FCC should "review the transaction carefully and consider the impact of cable...

  • Moonves: TV in golden age despite online disruptors Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 | 10:55 AM ET
    Les Moonves

    CBS chief Les Moonves, along with fellow media moguls Barry Diller and David Zaslav, talked on CNBC about the future of television in an Internet world.

  • Dow seeks longest win streak in 2½ years Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 | 7:27 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were under pressure this morning. But a Dow increase today would mark the longest winning streak since March 2013.

  • UPDATE 1-MTV names Sean Atkins as president Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 6:30 PM ET

    Sept 30- MTV, the music and reality-TV focused television network owned by Viacom Inc, on Wednesday named veteran media executive Sean Atkins as its president. He also has executive experience at HBO and Yahoo Inc, MTV said. Viacom has been plagued by declining ratings for its youth-centric TV channels such as MTV, VH1 and Nickelodeon, and advertising revenue has...

  • MTV names Sean Atkins as president Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Sept 30- MTV, a unit of Viacom Inc, named on Wednesday Sean Atkins as its president.

  • Discovery's Zaslav says he's bullish on Europe Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 | 2:08 PM ET

    CAMBRIDGE, England, Sept 17- Discovery Communications' Chief Executive David Zaslav said there were opportunities in Europe to develop the factual content that would drive the company's growth in a multi-platform age, led by its Olympics coverage from 2018.. Zaslav said the company's channels, which include Animal Planet and Discovery as well as Eurosport,...

  • Mario Gabelli: Why I ignore severe stock swings Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015 | 10:10 AM ET
    Mario Gabelli

    Billionaire value investor Mario Gabelli tells CNBC that his investment horizon is the next three to five years, not the next six to 12 weeks.

  • Conversations for the next 20 years Friday, 4 Sep 2015 | 5:10 AM ET
    Andrew Ross Sorkin, Becky Quick and Joe Kernen on the new set of Squawk Box in New York City.

    To celebrate the 20th anniversary of "Squawk Box" this year, we've booked some of the world's smartest people to give investors an exclusive look into the future.