The company, which owns cable channel Showtime, radio stations and publishing house Simon& Schuster, said net income rose to $423 million, or 93 cents per share, in the second quarter ended June 30 from $332 million, or 67 cents per share, a year earlier. CBS will benefit later this year from double-digit ad price increases that were locked in during the advance... » Read More
Casey Anthony has agreed to pay $25,000 to her bankruptcy estate to avoid having to write her life story.
Never ignore a stock that's fallen out of favor. What's unloved today can be a sweetheart stock tomorrow.
Rolling Stone may prove there's such thing as bad publicity as it likely won't be hurt by featuring one of the alleged Boston bombers on its August cover.
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The Associated Press is reporting that the Senate has reached a deal on lower interest rates on student loans, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
Omar Tayeb, Blippar co-founder & CTO, explains how his new app allows readers to unlock extra digital content hidden beneath the pages of their favorite magazine or newspaper.
A federal judge's ruling that Apple conspired to raise e-book prices may not mean cheaper e-books for consumers. Prices were already dropping.
Barnes& Noble CEO William Lynch has resigned effective immediately, the U.S. bookstore chain said on Monday.
Amazon, which became the biggest force in bookselling by discounting prices, has started to cut back on some of its deals as competition wanes.
Rupert Murdoch belittled a British police inquiry into bribes allegedly paid by his journalists in a secret recording made by his staff, in sharp contrast to the profuse public apologies he made to defuse anger at news gathering practices.
Rupert Murdoch's publishing and education company "Amplify" will remain a unit of News Corp, while its cable and movie assets unit will become "Twenty First Century Fox." CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.
News Corp chief Rupert Murdoch on Thursday filed for divorce from his wife of 14 years, Wendi, seeking to end a marriage that had been broken for more than six months.
The highest-ranking Apple executive to testify will take the stand Thursday at the e-books price-fixing trial, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
A revealing look into the personal lives of two of the world's greatest 20th century authors, with CNBC's Robert Frank.
Apple's court battle with the Department of Justice may not have much effect on e-book costs. Prices were already dropping.
France's culture minister has attacked Amazon, the online retailer, for deliberately undercutting traditional rivals to create a "quasi-monopoly", the FT reports.
A Justice Department lawyer opened a New York trial by telling a judge Monday that Apple's e-book pricing scheme cost U.S. consumers hundreds of millions of dollars.
Mike McCue, Flipboard founder & CEO, explains how he has grown his Internet business by allowing users to create their own digital magazines.
As News Corp. prepares to separate its publishing business from its entertainment assets, the publishing company's new chief executive said there are "relentless" cost cuts in store.
Zinio's magazine reading app has been around for a dozen years. But a new version, exclusively for Nokia's Lumia Windows Phone 8, makes the most of the phone's capabilities.