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  • A foodie's take on feeding the world Thursday, 24 Dec 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    International Culinary Center chief Dorothy Cann Hamilton.

    How do you feed 9 billion people by 2050? Focus on these four things, says Dorothy Hamilton.

  • Vegas newspaper in upheaval after sale to Adelson Thursday, 24 Dec 2015 | 7:31 AM ET
    Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson.

    Two weeks after Republican megadonor Sheldon Adelson purchased the Las Vegas newspaper, its top editor resigned. The New York Times reports.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 16- Putting to end a week-long guessing game that has obsessed media watchers and political pundits alike, billionaire Sheldon Adelson, the CEO of Las Vegas Sands Corp., was unmasked Wednesday as the new owner of the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, according to Fortune magazine, which cited "multiple sources familiar with the situation."

  • ROME, Dec 14- Turkey's foreign minister said Ankara's patience with Russia "has a limit" after Moscow's "exaggerated" reaction to a weekend naval incident between the two countries, an Italian newspaper reported on Monday. "Russia and Turkey certainly have to re-establish the relations of trust that we have always had, but our patience has a limit," Cavusoglu said.

  • Playboy magazine bares it all a final time Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 8:18 AM ET

    Playboy has left nothing to the imagination for the last time, publishing Friday its final issue to feature nude pictorials.

  • Here's a new way to read magazines Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 | 5:44 PM ET
    Here's a new way to read magazines

    Issuu is a digital publishing platform that connects magazine content creators to readers, explains its CEO Joe Hyrkin.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Dec 6- Argentina's incoming finance minister, Alfonso Prat-Gay, will aim to lift currency controls and unify the country's multi-tiered exchange rate from Dec. 14, a few days after the new government assumes power, Prat-Gay told local media Sunday. President-elect Mauricio Macri picked Prat-Gay, a former JP Morgan executive and ex-central bank...

  • Pamela Anderson to be on Playboy's last nude issue Friday, 4 Dec 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Pamela Anderson to be on Playboy's last new cover

    The magazine will stop publishing nude photos as part of its revamp.

  • Dec 3- Gannett Co Inc, the publisher of USA Today, said on Thursday it would bring its local and national publications under the USA Today Network. Gannett was separated from its broadcasting and digital arm, Tegna Inc, in June and the new brand marks an attempt by the company to take advantage of its most well-known publication, the No. 1 U.S. newspaper by circulation.

  • Tribune newspapers to Murdoch: We're not for sale Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Rupert Murdoch

    Tribune Publishing on Monday refuted rumors that the company has put itself up for sale.

  • Nov 27- Rupert Murdoch, co-chairman of Wall Street Journal publisher News Corp, on Friday said he had "strong word" that the Tribune Publishing Co's newspaper group will be bought by a Wall Street firm, while the Los Angeles Times will be split off and purchased by local investors including philanthropist Eli Broad. In September Tribune's board said the Los...

  • SAO PAULO, Nov 27- Persio Arida, the acting chief executive officer of Grupo BTG Pactual SA, told a local newspaper the Brazilian investment bank is not for sale and that external funding remains available in the wake of the arrest of controlling shareholder André Esteves. Even as BTG Pactual, Latin America's largest independent investment bank, has always been...

  • CNBC's holiday wish list series 2015 Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 12:40 PM ET

    Not sure what presents to get for your family and friends this holiday season? Check out CNBC's holiday gift series 2015.

  • *Penguin Random House could be worth more than 2 bln euros. FRANKFURT, Nov 24- European media conglomerate Bertelsmann is looking for a private equity partner to help it buy the rest of publisher Penguin Random House should co-owner Pearson want a quick exit from the business, three sources told Reuters. Privately held Bertelsmann controls 53 percent of the...

  • Alibaba's Ma seeks stake in this famous newspaper Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 8:28 PM ET
    Jack Ma, of Alibaba Group, addresses the Economic Club of New York at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, June 9, 2015.

    The investment would add to Alibaba and its affiliates' growing media empire, the latest in a string of deals in news and advertising.

  • Personal finance publisher Austin Kiplinger dies at 97 Saturday, 21 Nov 2015 | 2:35 PM ET

    Austin Kiplinger's father, W.M. Kiplinger, in 1920 founded Kiplinger Washington Editors Inc, which today produces the magazine Kiplinger Personal Finance, the business forecast publication The Kiplinger Letter and the Kiplinger Tax Letter. A native of Washington, Austin Kiplinger graduated from Cornell University and went on to serve in the U.S. Navy where...

  • LONDON/ HELSINKI, Nov 12- British Airways- owner IAG is not in talks with Finnair, it said on Thursday, denying a report in a Finnish newspaper that had fuelled speculation it might take a stake in the Finnish airline. The online edition of Kauppalehti business daily had cited an IAG source as saying that talks between the British Airways owner and Finnair had...

  • LONDON/ HELSINKI, Nov 12- British Airways- owner IAG said it was not in talks with Finnair, denying a report in a Finnish newspaper that had fueled speculation it might take a stake in the majority state-owned Finnish airline. "Finnair notes that there has been speculation in the media today regarding a potential bid for Finnair by British Airways or IAG.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- The victims of three men charged on Tuesday with hacking into JPMorgan Chase& Co and several other companies also include the Wall Street Journal, Scottrade Inc and E* Trade Financial Corp, a law enforcement source said. Gery Shalon, Joshua Samuel Aaron and Ziv Orenstein were charged in a 23- count indictment filed in Manhattan federal court over...

  • Playboy unveils its latest piece of rebranding Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 12:01 AM ET

    The next phase in Playboy's massive brand transformation has officially begun.