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  • Iger, Lucas Weigh in on Disney's $4 Billion Lucasfilm Acquisition

    Things are getting serious at the Magic Kingdom: Disney started an internal cost-cutting review and is mulling layoffs.

  • 'Law & Order' Creator Pens Novel Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 10:22 AM ET
    'Law & Order' Creator Pens Novel

    Dick Wolf, creator of "Law & Order" series and "Intercept" author, talks about his foray into the literary world and the state of the media industry.

  • The author of "The Time for Yes" faces a major milestone in 2013, he'll turn 50. In this post he shares what he has learned about saying "no."

  • Barack Obama Named TIME's 'Person of the Year' Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012 | 10:32 AM ET
    Barack Obama Named TIME's 'Person of the Year'

    Jim Frederick, Time Magazine, discusses some of the contenders for the title and how the magazine reached its decision.

  • Random House Rewards Staff With $5,000 Bonus Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 1:52 PM ET
    Random House Rewards Staff With $5,000 Bonus

    The CEO at Random House makes the holidays a little "greener" this season, promising all employees a $5,000 bonus to celebrate a profitable year - thanks to publishing, "Fifty Shades of Grey," by E.L. James. CNBC's Bob Pisani and John Carney, weigh in.

  • Media: The Digital Revolution Continues Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 8:07 AM ET

    More change in distribution, music, and publishing ahead.

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    The chief executive of News International, the scandal-hit British newspaper arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, will step down at the end of the year, the company said on Sunday.

  • Clouds Lifting Over Murdoch, He’s Out to Buy Again Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 1:06 AM ET
    Clouds Lifting Over Murdoch, He’s Out to Buy Again

    The media conglomerate, which had been on its heels for more than a year because of the phone hacking scandal in Britain, is looking to make acquisitions again. The NYT reports.

  • Goldman's CEO Reaction to Greg Smith's Book Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 11:36 AM ET
    Goldman's CEO Reaction to Greg Smith's Book

    In an earlier "Squawk on the Street" interview CNBC's Gary Kaminsky weighs in on Lloyd Blankfein's reaction to Greg Smith's tell all memoir, "Why I Left Goldman Sachs."

  • Kaminsky on Greg Smith Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 11:58 AM ET
    Kaminsky on Greg Smith

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky, weighs in on why author Greg Smith left Goldman Sachs.

  • Kaminsky: 'Thinking About Greg Smith' Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 11:11 AM ET
    Kaminsky: 'Thinking About Greg Smith'

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky, weighs in on the hype around the release of ex-Goldman banker, Greg Smith's book.

  • More Trouble for the Murdochs? Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 11:26 AM ET
    More Trouble for the Murdochs?

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Rupert Murdoch's role as chairman of News Corp may be in jeopardy, along with the board positions of his sons James and Lachlan.

  • Awarding 'The Prize' Blue Chip Book Award Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 6:42 AM ET
    Awarding 'The Prize' Blue Chip Book Award

    Dan Yergin, IHS vice chairman, discusses his Pulitzer Prize winning book on the history of oil, money and power.

  • Mobile Revolution at Ad Week Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 6:34 AM ET
    Mobile Revolution at Ad Week

    Miles Nadal, MDC Partners chairman & CEO, discusses how mobile advertising is changing the way advertisers reach new consumers.

  • J.K. Rowling's first novel since the final Harry Potter book was published in 2007 includes teen sexuality, prostitution and drug use. In new interviews,  the author talks about stepping out of her comfort zone.

  • Diller Takes Publishing Digital Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 8:14 AM ET
    Diller Takes Publishing Digital

    Barry Diller, InterActive Corp. chairman, discusses his plan to create a new electronic book publishing company.

  • Book Gives Different Account of bin Laden's Death Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 10:18 AM ET
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    A firsthand description of the Navy SEAL raid that killed Osama bin Laden contradicts accounts by administration officials, raising questions as to whether the terror mastermind presented a clear threat when SEALs first fired upon him.

  • Fifty Shames of Earl Grey: The Fifty Shades Parody Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 12:33 PM ET
    Fifty Shames of Earl Grey by Fanny Merkin (a.k.a. Andrew Shaffer)

    In a new "Fifty Shades" parody, the young, troubled, handsome and fabulously successful Christian Grey is replaced by Earl Grey, who has a penchant for Nickelback. Naive Anastasia Steele in now Anna Steal, a young woman so incomprehensibly innocent she's never been on an elevator before and wonders how they work.

  • Cosmopolitan's Helen Gurley Brown Dies at 90 Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 4:17 PM ET
    Circa 1965, American writer and magazine editor Helen Gurley Brown in her office at Cosmopolitan magazine, 1960s.

    Helen Gurley Brown, the longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine who invited millions of women to join the sexual revolution, has died. She was 90.

  • The 'Freakonomics of Reality' Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 7:17 AM ET
    The 'Freakonomics of Reality'

    Stephen Dubner, "Freakonomics" co-author, discusses the current economic climate, with the "Squawk Box" news crew, and Tom Stemberg, Staples co-founder & former CEO.