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  • *Sets share buyback of up to $300 mln. Nov 5- Time Inc, the publisher of Sports Illustrated, People and Time magazine, lowered its full-year revenue and profit forecast, saying trends in print advertising and circulation were worse than it had expected. To cope with a relentless decline in the print industry, Time Inc has been slashing costs, tapping revenue sources...

  • JK Rowling revealing new children's book plans Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    JK Rowling revealing new children's book plans

    Harry Potter author JK Rowling says she's working on a new children's book, but it may take time.

  • Nov 5- Time Inc, the publisher of Sports Illustrated, People and Time magazine, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue as cost cuts boosted margins and digital advertising revenue increased. To that end, Time Inc made two acquisitions last month: UK- based ICHF Events to boost its events business and women's lifestyle website HelloGiggles...

  • Nov 5- Time Inc, the publisher of Sports Illustrated, People and Time magazine, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue as cost cutting improved margins and digital revenue increased. The company's total revenue fell 5.8 percent to $773 million in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 as print advertisement sales continued to decline.

  • Time Inc's 3rd-qtr revenue falls 5.8 pct Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 6:07 AM ET

    Nov 5- Time Inc reported a 5.8 percent fall in quarterly revenue as print advertisement sales continued to fall and a strong dollar hurt income from outside the United States. The magazine publisher reported a net loss of $913 million, or $8.30 per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, compared with a profit $48 million, or 44 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Nov 3- CBS Corp, owner of the most-watched U.S. CBS, home to shows such as "Homeland", "The Affair" and "NCIS: New Orleans", said revenue from affiliates and fees from subscriptions together rose 9.2 percent in the third quarter. Net income from continuing operations rose to $426 million, or 88 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept 30, from $72 million, or 13 cents per...

  • Nov 3- CBS Corp, owner of the most-watched U.S. CBS, home to shows such as "Homeland," "The Affair" and "NCIS: New Orleans," said revenue from affiliates and fees from subscription together rose 9.2 percent in the third quarter. Net income from continuing operations rose to $426 million, or 88 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept 30, from $72 million, or 13 cents per...

  • ESPN suspends Grantland publication Friday, 30 Oct 2015 | 3:08 PM ET

    The website had over 30 employees, including 25 staff writers.

  • LONDON, Oct 30- Britain's biggest-selling newspaper the Sun is to take down its online paywall, after the Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid failed to win enough readers in the latest troubled digital experiment for a traditional publisher. The decision to remove the paywall is also the first strategic change from Rebekah Brooks since she returned to oversee the...

  • Oct 29- New York Times Co reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit, and said it expected digital revenue from its international business to account for a significant portion of its revenue in five years. "International revenue should be a significant part of our $800 million target," Chief Executive Mark Thompson told Reuters on Thursday.

  • BERLIN, Oct 27- German publishers and Google have failed to resolve a row over whether or not the Web search leader should pay the publishers to display their articles online, raising the prospect of a lengthy court battle. At issue is the demand of publishers including Axel Springer, Germany's biggest newspaper publisher, that Google and other search engines...

  • There is no fight with Amazon: Bloomsbury CEO Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 3:15 AM ET
    There is no fight with Amazon: Bloomsbury CEO

    Nigel Newton, CEO of Bloomsbury, says Amazon is helping sell its books, and is considered one of the publisher’s biggest customers.

  • Journalist arrested after Tesla altercation Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 | 4:18 PM ET
    Security gate outside the Tesla Motors Gigafactory site east of Reno, Nevada.

    A Nevada-based journalist was arrested after an altercation with security guards at Tesla Motors' Gigafactory.

  • Volkswagen emissions scandal headed for Hollywood Monday, 12 Oct 2015 | 5:11 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct 12- The Volkswagen AG scandal over diesel emission tests is headed for Hollywood. U.S. movie studio Paramount Picture and actor Leonardo DiCaprio's production company have acquired movie rights to a book proposal by New York Times journalist Jack Ewing about the clean diesel scandal, the biggest crisis in Volkswagen's 78- year history, Paramount...

  • FRANKFURT, Oct 12- Martin Winterkorn, the former boss of Volkswagen who quit last month, will step down from his remaining posts at the company, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper and TV stations NDR and WDR reported, without citing their sources. The resignations are expected in the coming days, as soon as a few remaining formalities have been dealt with, they said,...

  • Dow Jones discloses data breach Friday, 9 Oct 2015 | 2:02 PM ET

    Oct 9- Dow Jones& Co disclosed on Friday a breach of its systems that put payment card and contact information of about 3,500 individuals at risk. The publisher of the Wall Street Journal said its review had not uncovered any "direct evidence" that information was stolen and that it had taken steps to stop the breach. Based on the investigation, Dow Jones, a unit of...

  • Dow Jones: We were hacked, client data exposed Friday, 9 Oct 2015 | 12:58 PM ET

    Dow Jones says hackers breached its system and accessed payment information for some former and current subscribers.

  • Muggles note: Harry Potter's magic comes to Apple Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 1:26 PM ET
    Harry Potter books are now going to be available on iBooks.

    "Harry Potter" now works his magic on Apple's iBook Store.

  • Oct 7- Gannett Co Inc, publisher of USA Today, said on Wednesday it will buy Journal Media Group for $280 million. E.W. Scripps said on Wednesday it expects the merger of its newspaper operations with those of Journal Communications to remain tax free for Scripps and its shareholders if Journal Media Group is acquired by Gannett Company. Gannett Co in June spun off...

  • Gannett Co to buy Journal Media for $280 million Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 7:41 PM ET

    Oct 7- Gannett Co Inc, publisher of USA Today, said on Wednesday it will buy Journal Media Group for $280 million. Gannett said the deal will be immediately add to its earnings by about 10 cents to 15 cents per share in the first full year and 20 cents to 25 cents in the second year. Gannett said it will acquire Journal Media Group, which was formed this year from the merger...