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  1. ESPN to Sell U.K., Ireland TV Channels to British Telecom Giant BT

    5:09 am 2/25/2013

    UPDATED: The deal comes after the sale of the Walt Disney-owned sports juggernaut's 50 percent stake in its Asian joint venture with News Corp. Read more

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  2. U.K. Entertainment Stocks Mostly Up, Steady After Debt Downgrade

    1:37 am 2/25/2013

    Analysts say the Moody's downgrade and a drop in the value of the pound may not be a big drag on such sector players as BSkyB and ITV.Read more

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  3. BSkyB, Disney Extend U.K. Film Deal, Will Launch Sky Movies Disney

    4:01 pm 2/20/2013

    The pact further strengthens the U.K. pay TV giant amid the growth of Netflix and LoveFilm.Read more

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  4. BSkyB Stock Hits 52-Week High After Earnings Report

    8:48 am 1/31/2013

    The U.K. pay TV giant, in which Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. owns a 39 percent stake, exceeded financial expectations.Read more

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  5. BBC Olympics Host Gets BT Sports Network Show

    6:28 am 1/31/2013

    The British telecom giant has hired Clare Balding to host and co-produce a weekly sports magazine for its start-up channel.Read more

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  6. BSkyB to Offer Sky Sports Channels Online-Only for $15.80 Per Day

    2:11 am 1/31/2013

    CEO Jeremy Darroch says that the planned offer targets people who don't subscribe to the company's pay TV service and is priced to avoid cord cutting.Read more

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  7. BSkyB Adds Subs, Strikes Sony Pictures Deal as Earnings Beat Expectations

    10:52 pm 1/30/2013

    UPDATED: The multi-year Sony deal will further strengthen the film offerings of the U.K. pay TV giant, of which News Corp. owns 39 percent, amid the growth of Netflix and LoveFilm.Read more

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  8. U.K. Entertainment Stocks Largely Unchanged, Higher Despite Threat of Triple-Dip Recession

    6:09 am 1/25/2013

    Britain’s economy shrank more than expected in the fourth quarter following a benefit from the London 2012 Summer Olympics.Read more

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  9. Emily Mortimer to Write and Star in 'Doll & Em' for Sky Living

    4:01 pm 1/23/2013

    The pay-TV giant commissions a slew of original programming for the channel as it expands its content.Read more

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  10. U.K. Politician Calls on BSkyB to Give up Broadcast Retransmission Fees

    9:27 am 1/23/2013

    While U.S. broadcasters have been paid by pay-TV firms, British company currently receives fees from the likes of the BBC and ITV.Read more

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