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  • NEW YORK— Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman's pay climbed 19 percent to $44.3 million last year while the TV-and-film company's stock slumped and its earnings remained flat. Those stock incentives ultimately could be worth more or less, depending on how Viacom Inc.' s stock fares in the next few years. Viacom owns MTV, Nickelodean and several other cable-TV channels, in...

  • Final Glance: Media companies Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $56.31. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 43 or. 5 percent, to $94.72. Gannett fell$. 29 or. 9 percent, to $31.77.

  • Midday Glance: Media companies Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 1:31 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $56.51. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $95.22. Gannett fell$. 24 or. 7 percent, to $31.82.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 11:24 AM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $56.49. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 24 or. 3 percent, to $94.91. Gannett fell$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $31.99.

  • Online storage provider Box soars in Wall Street debut Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 10:26 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Box's shares soared more than 70 percent in their stock market debut Friday despite the online storage provider's decade-long history of losses, a showing that may encourage more unprofitable technology startups to go public this year. The start on the New York Stock Exchange came after Box Inc. sold 12.5 million shares for $14 apiece in a...

  • Final Glance: Media companies Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:05 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 80 or 1.4 percent, to $56.57. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 98 or 1.0 percent, to $95.15. Gannett rose$. 70 or 2.2 percent, to $32.06.

  • Midday Glance: Media companies Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 55 or 1.0 percent, to $56.32. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 68 or. 7 percent, to $94.85. Gannett rose$. 30 or 1.0 percent, to $31.66.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 12:09 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $55.95. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 38 or. 4 percent, to $94.55. Gannett rose$. 36 or 1.1 percent, to $31.72.

  • Final Glance: Media companies Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:01 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $55.77. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 57 or. 6 percent, to $94.17. Gannett rose$. 34 or 1.1 percent, to $31.36.

  • Jan 21- Google Inc and Viacom Inc won the dismissal of a nationwide privacy lawsuit accusing them of illegally tracking the Internet activity of boys and girls who visited Nickelodeon's website, in order to send targeted advertising. The lawsuit claimed that Viacom secretly kept track of children under the age of 13 who streamed videos and played video games...

  • Jan 21- Google Inc and Viacom Inc won the dismissal of a nationwide privacy lawsuit accusing them of illegally tracking the Internet activity of boys and girls who visited Nickelodeon's website, in order to send targeted advertising. The lawsuit claimed that Viacom secretly kept track of children under the age of 13 who streamed videos and played video games...

  • Midday Glance: Media companies Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 1:22 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 10 or. 2 percent, to $55.71. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 60 or. 6 percent, to $94.14. Gannett rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $31.10.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 10:45 AM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 25 or. 4 percent, to $55.56. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 38 or. 4 percent, to $94.36. Gannett rose$. 01 or percent, to $31.03.

  • Developer has plans to preserve Westinghouse atom smasher Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 10:30 AM ET

    FOREST HILLS, Pennsylvania— A developer has knocked over the Westinghouse atom smasher east of Pittsburgh but plans to preserve the structure no matter what happens to the property it was on. The brick building at the base of the five-story, lightbulb-shaped atom smasher was in too much disrepair to save, said property owner Gary Silversmith of Washington, D.C..

  • Final Glance: Media companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 6:36 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 96 or 1.7 percent, to $55.81. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 44 or. 5 percent, to $94.74. Gannett rose$. 21 or. 7 percent, to $31.02.

  • Box office top 20: 'American Sniper' hits $107 million Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 6:16 PM ET

    1. "American Sniper," Warner Bros., $107,007,215, 3,555 locations, $30,100 average, $110,431,993, 4 weeks. 2. "Paddington," The Weinstein Co., $25,494,139, 3,303 locations, $7,718 average, $25,494,139, 1 week. 3. "The Wedding Ringer," Sony, $24,042,152, 3,003 locations, $8,006 average, $24,042,152, 1 week.

  • Midday Glance: Media companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 1:33 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell $1.20 or 2.1 percent, to $55.58. Walt Disney Co. fell $1.07 or 1.1 percent, to $94.11. Gannett fell$. 12 or. 4 percent, to $30.69.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:33 AM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 69 or 1.2 percent, to $56.08. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 73 or. 8 percent, to $94.45. Gannett fell$. 22 or. 7 percent, to $30.59.

  • NEW YORK— Clint Eastwood's R-rated Iraq War drama "American Sniper" opened in January like a superhero movie in July, taking in a record $105.3 million over the Martin Luther King Jr. four-day weekend. The previous biggest hit was Wes Anderson's " Grand Budapest Hotel," which made $59.1 million in its entire run. "It's become a cultural phenomenon," said Dan Fellman, head...

  • Eastwood's 'Sniper' targets US box office record Sunday, 18 Jan 2015 | 3:25 PM ET

    Oscar-nominated war film "American Sniper" led N. American box office charts over the weekend with a record-smashing $90.2 million in ticket sales.